Ramsay Health Care (Ramsay), Australia’s largest private hospital network, and Baxter Healthcare Pty Ltd (Baxter), one of Australia’s largest diversified healthcare companies, today announced a national agreement that will see Baxter deliver a fleet of new Evo IQ Infusion System smart pumps to Ramsay Private Hospitals across Australia.
Sydney, Australia - May 28, 2019
In one of the largest tenders of its type, more than 5,000 new Evo IQ Infusion Systems are expected to be installed across the Ramsay Health Care network as part of the agreement.
The introduction of the Evo IQ Infusion System smart pumps in Ramsay Private hospitals delivers on a shared commitment of innovation and patient safety.
Baxter Australia and New Zealand (ANZ) General Manager, Steven Flynn, welcomed the agreement with Ramsay.
“Baxter is proud to partner with Ramsay Health Care to elevate the standard of care and patient safety in Australian hospitals,” Mr Flynn said.
“More than 88 years ago, Baxter pioneered the first commercialised IV fluids, and continues to remain at the forefront of innovation in IV technology that saves and sustains lives.
“The launch of Evo IQ Infusion System in Australia furthers Baxter’s commitment to deliver innovative products and services that respond to the changing needs of our customers.”
Every day, millions of patients and caregivers rely on Baxter’s leading portfolio of critical care, nutrition, renal, hospital and surgical products. For more than 85 years, we’ve been operating at the critical intersection where innovations that save and sustain lives meet the healthcare providers that make it happen. With products, technologies and therapies available in more than 100 countries, Baxter’s employees worldwide are now building upon the company’s rich heritage of medical breakthroughs to advance the next generation of transformative healthcare innovations. To learn more, visit www.baxter.com and follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.
Baxter and Evo IQ Infusion System are registered trademarks of Baxter International Inc.
About Ramsay Health Care
Ramsay Health Care is a global health care company with a reputation for operating high-quality services and delivering excellent patient care. Established in Sydney, Australia, in 1964 by Paul Ramsay AO, Ramsay Health Care has more than 50 years of experience in providing acute health care services. Today, the Company delivers a range of acute and primary healthcare services from 480 facilities across 11 countries, making it one of the largest and most diverse private healthcare companies in the world. Ramsay facilities cater for a broad range of health care needs from primary care to highly complex surgery, as well mental health care and rehabilitation. The company employs more than 77,000 staff and treats 8.5 million patients in its hospitals and primary care clinics located in Australia, France, the United Kingdom, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Germany, Italy, Malaysia, Indonesia and Hong Kong. Ramsay is well-respected throughout the global health care industry for its quality health care operations and excellent record in hospital management and patient care. Focusing on relationships with staff and doctors - and delivering high quality outcomes for patients - has been at the forefront of its success. Ramsay focuses on maintaining the highest standards of quality and safety, being an employer of choice, and operating its business according to The Ramsay Way philosophy: "People Caring for People".