medical supplies


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medical supplies

Any item that is essential for treating illness or injury.

In the working parlance, medical supplies are usually understood to mean articles which are low-cost, disposable, and used in high enough volume that the purchasing department has standing orders in place to ensure that the items of interest (e.g., gloves, gauze, needles and syringes) are never out of stock.
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For the homeowner who is purchasing for one household, they can simply add office products and medical supplies in one cart.
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Israeli authorities refuse to allow medical supplies into Gaza within the framework of Israel's ongoing military siege of the Strip.
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Home health care will form the fastest expanding market for disposable medical supplies as consumers broaden self-treatment and preventive medicine activities, and medical providers increase the range of services available to home patients.
Rhymney-based Williams Medical Supplies is doubling its sponsorship investment over last year to coincide with the festival's 21st anniversary.
Good things can happen to the facility that has a friendly, exclusive relationship with its medical supplies distributor.
The Freedonia Group, a Cleveland, OH-based industrial market research firm, has published two new studies on the disposable medical supplies industry.
Hospitals will remain the largest market for disposable medical supplies as inpatient facilities continue to deliver the most diverse range of patient procedures.
The court ruled that income earned from medical supplies furnished to or used for patients in the taxpayer's hospitals was earned from the performance of services.
Contract notice: "supply of medicines and medical supplies for the needs of the municipality of varna and its secondary ushers in lots" as follows:
com)-- Stannard Medical Supplies and Equipment, LLC is an Authorized Ecommerce Retailer of medical supplies.

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