GAINESVILLE, Fla., Nov. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- HyGreen, Inc., maker of the first electronic hand hygiene reminding and recording system, announced today a partnership and distribution agreement with Unison Group to build strategic relationships with GPOs and IDNs to market and distribute its HyGreen Hand Hygiene System.
Every year, failure to wash hands causes thousands of deaths in the U.S. as organisms are transmitted from patient to patient via the unwashed hands of healthcare workers. The HyGreen Hand Hygiene System supports the Unison's commitment to safer, cleaner environments by actively reminding healthcare workers to wash before patient contact and wirelessly recording hand hygiene compliance.
Unison has always sought to use supplier diversity to deliver cutting edge solution to the healthcare industry. "Technology will be an increasingly more important solution in the fight against hospital acquired infections," said Michael Stewart, Director of Business Development. "We are committed to helping our hospital partners deliver on their goals to create safe patient environments."
Unison will distribute HyGreen to hospitals and long term care facilities through their growing network of leading GPOs and IDNs. This new agreement provides Unison customers further access to cutting edge products in one of the fastest growing market segments – infection prevention.
"We are pleased to begin this agreement and to provide HyGreen to the customers that Unison serves," said Kevin Quilty, Executive Vice President of HyGreen, Inc. "We look forward to working with Unison to help hospitals lower infections and save lives."
About HyGreen, Inc.
HyGreen, Inc. is an innovative technology company whose mission is to improve lives by safeguarding health through technology. Its HyGreen Hand Hygiene product provides hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, doctor's offices, restaurants and educational institutions with the tools to measure hand hygiene, improve hand hygiene behaviors, increase facility quality and decrease infection control costs. For more information, please visit www.hygreen.com or contact Elena Fraser, VP of Marketing, HyGreen, Inc. at 352-371-8488 or email email@example.com.
About Unison Group
Unison Group (MBE) is a medical supply company that specializes in manufacturing, sourcing, and marketing a broad range of high quality, competitively priced products. Our customers consist primarily of acute care facilities however we take pride in improving patient care and outcomes across the entire continuum of care. For additional information about Unison Group, please visit www.unisongroupllc.com or contact Michael Stewart, Senior VP and Director of Business Development, Unison Group, LLC, 407-781-2397, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Media Contact: Elena Fraser, HyGreen, Inc, 3523718488, email@example.com
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