Lovell Government Services Partners with Medline to Bring UNITE Foot and Ankle Implant Portfolio to U.S. Government Entities

Medline UNITE products are now available on the ECAT system under Lovell’s ECAT Just in Time (JIT) contract

PENSACOLA, FL. – August 17, 2022 /OrthoSpineNews/ – Lovell Government Services (Lovell), a Disabled Veterans Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and Trusted Federal Provider since 2013, today announced the addition of the Medline UNITE Catalog of Foot and Ankle Implants to the electronic cataloging of the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) (ECAT). ECAT is an online catalog that grants the Department of Defense (DoD) and other federal agencies, such as the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), convenient access to a wide range of medical-surgical catalogs.

“Lovell is honored to work with Medline to facilitate access to ECAT. This distribution partnership provides VA and DoD surgeons another way to obtain Medline UNITE’s intuitive implant systems to help treat their patients” , said Chris Lovell, Major (Retired) USMC and Managing Director of Lovell Government Services, “Our work provides government clients with the dual benefit of accessing a portfolio of state-of-the-art surgical solutions on contract ECAT “just in time. (JIT) and the ability to work toward their SDVOSB sourcing goals. It’s a win-win for everyone.

Medline’s ongoing collaboration with leading surgeons in the field of foot and ankle trauma and reconstruction has led to the development and commercialization of numerous surgical innovations. The addition of Medline UNITE products to ECAT is significant because it opens a new supply channel for government customers, especially those working with orders that exceed credit card limits or are urgent.

“Adding our innovative foot and ankle solutions to Lovell’s ECAT contract allows U.S. federal agencies access to our comprehensive offering and helps expedite delivery while providing additional financing options,” said Scott. Goldstein, director of marketing at Medline. “Our goal with UNITE is to create intelligently designed implants and instruments that address previously unmet needs while improving surgical efficiency and clinical performance. Expanding access to these solutions means that we will be able to help even more patients with our innovative solutions, which is the overarching goal of our organization.

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ABOUT LOVELL GOVERNMENT SERVICES:
Lovell Government Services Inc. was founded by retired USMC Major Chris Lovell in 2013 with the goal of continued service by providing specialized medical and surgical resources to the Veterans Administration hospital system and military medical networks Americans. Having served for over 24 years, Chris also wanted to ensure that America’s Warfighters had access to the most advanced lifesaving resources available on and off the battlefield. Lovell Government Services is a two-time Inc. 5000 winner, ranking as the third-fastest-growing private company in the United States in 2020 and the thirty-ninth fastest-growing private company in the United States in 2021 out of thousands of applicants. Lovell partners with medical and pharmaceutical companies seeking to better serve veteran and military patient populations, increase their source of federal revenue, and win government contracts. Learn more about www.lovellgov.com.

About Medline:
Medline is a healthcare company; a manufacturer, marketer and solutions provider focused on improving overall healthcare operational performance. In partnership with health systems and institutions across the continuum of care, Medline provides the clinical and supply chain resources necessary for the long-term financial sustainability of delivering high-quality care. With the scale of one of the nation’s largest companies and the agility of a family business, Medline is able to invest in its customers for the future and respond quickly to a dynamically changing marketplace with solutions. personalized. Headquartered in Northfield, Illinois, Medline has more than 30,000 employees worldwide and does business in more than 125 countries and territories. Learn more about Medline at http://www.medline.com

Ashley C. Reynolds