Medline Partners with Sanctuary Hospice to Provide Supplies and Solutions for Inpatient and At-Home Hospice Care

June 12, 2024
Medline's prime vendor partnership with Sanctuary Hospice aims to standardize products and best practices in incontinence, wound care, and nutrition. Sanctuary is investing in Medline's Skin Health Solution program to enhance clinical practice and product utilization.

Recently, Medline announced via a press release that it has entered into a multi-year prime vendor partnership with Sanctuary Hospice, a Mississippi-based provider of at-home and inpatient hospice care.

Medline will provide its portfolio of supplies and solutions to Sanctuary’s 24 bed inpatient facility in Tupelo, Mississippi, as well as its staff of frontline caregivers working with patients in 18 local counties. Together, Sanctuary and Medline aim to focus on standardizing products and best practices across incontinence, wound care, and nutrition.

The press release adds that Sanctuary is investing in Medline’s Skin Health Solution program that will incorporate best guidelines, products, and monthly training for staff.

“The program helps uncover insights into Sanctuary’s clinical practice and product utilization, works with Sanctuary’s leadership to determine a holistic plan, and is supported with targeted education programs and product in-servicing through Medline’s team of clinicians,” the press release concludes.

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