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As a manufacturer and distributor of healthcare products and solutions, Medline helps drive both clinical and financial success. We do that through a personalized approach to understand our customers’ needs in an environment that demands lower costs and better outcomes. Our commitment to advancing healthcare is evident in our actions every day.

Empowering Entire Staff with eCurriculum: Q&A with St. Patrick’s Home for the Aged

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With new regulations for nursing homes coming almost yearly from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), providers are working to keep up with rules that improve the quality of care, strengthen safety measures and reduce unnecessary hospital readmissions and infections for residents.1  With the added pressure to meet these standards, St. Patrick’s Home Rehabilitation and Health Care Center … Read More

Breaking the Mold in Research & Development with Women [Video]

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Investment in research and development is booming, especially in healthcare.  From 2013 to 2015, medical and health companies grew their R&D by more than 13 percent.1  Despite that growth, a Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association study showed men outnumber women about 6-to-1 in R&D.2  The makeup of Medline’s R&D lab is breaking the mold with more women than men on the microbiology … Read More

Medline Honored with UnitedHealthcare Well Deserved Award

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Medline is proud to be recognized for the second year in a row as one of UnitedHealthcare’s top companies in wellness across the United States in 2016. Medline received UnitedHealthcare’s Well Deserved Award for our dedication to improving the health and wellness of employees and families. We were also presented with a Golden Apple to honor our multi-year distinction and … Read More

New Partnership to Enhance Clinical Outcomes For 3,000 Physicians

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In this complex healthcare environment, physicians face many challenges that impact their bottom line. Recent data indicates there has been a 12 percent increase in spending on total operating costs per full-time-equivalent physicians since 2010. To help physicians reduce costs on essential medical supplies, Medic Management Group, a leading provider of customized practice management and operational services for private practice, … Read More

Five Characteristics of a Learning Organization

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Back in the 1990s, Peter Senge’s book The Fifth Discipline introduced us to creating learning organizations, where individuals and groups are continuously thinking and learning in new ways and not becoming stale. In a recent post with McKnight’s Long-Term Care News, Medline’s Chief Nursing Officer, Martie Moore, discussed Senge’s five characteristics of a learning organization, which include: Systems Thinking Personal … Read More