March 21, 2013
Infection Control Leader ICP Medical, LLC to Merge with Major Contract Manufacturer
Partnership Enhances Mission to Prevent Spread of Deadly and Costly Infections including C. diff, MRSA and CRE with Rapid Refresh™ Product Line
St. Louis, MO – March 21, 2013 – ICP Medical, LLC, a leader in infection control and prevention products for hospitals and medical facilities, is merging with a major international contract manufacturer specializing in product lines focused on healthcare and related industries. Terms are undisclosed. The partnership provides ICP Medical, LLC with the contract manufacturing expertise and capacity of an international firm, allowing for flexibility and efficiency in bringing new products to market while enhancing the delivery of ICP Medical, LLC’s existing Rapid Refresh™ product line.
“ICP Medical has always been dedicated to providing products that allow our customers to remain compliant in their infection control efforts,” commented Brian Sanders, president at ICP Medical, LLC. ICP has developed a line of infection control and prevention products under the Rapid Refresh™ product line that ranges from easily-replaceable curtains to a dispenser system for gowns.
Rapid Refresh™ is a proprietary brand of infection control and prevention products marketed to hospitals and medical facilities. The product line includes its flagship disposable curtains that can be taken down and replaced in seconds. With the ever-increasing high costs and deadly consequences of diseases and drug-resistant bacteria, the Rapid Refresh™ product line can have an enormous positive impact to the bottom line of the facilities using it daily. It is designed to decrease the risk from dangerous bacteria including C. diff (Clostridium difficile), MRSA (Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus) as well as CRE (Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae).
The Rapid Refresh™ product line is currently used by numerous hospitals, clinics, and medical facilities throughout the United States including the nation’s largest military medical facility and several of the nation’s most prominent healthcare systems. “The demand for our Rapid Refresh™ line has grown and by putting the manufacturing power of our new partner behind us, we can continue the trend of helping our customers overcome the difficult challenges they face from the constant threat and high costs of infection,” Sanders added.
About ICP Medical, LLC ICP Medical, LLC (www.icpmedical.com) is a leading infection control and prevention manufacturer serving hospitals and medical facilities throughout the United States. Its mission is to help its customer partners reduce the spread of infection, provide a higher level of patient care, protect their employees, and lower the costs of delivering their services by focusing on compliance.