Santa Barbara, CA – September 10, 2020 – Kate Farms, a plant-based, clinically-proven nutritional formula company, has been awarded a group purchasing agreement for medical and enteral nutrition with Premier effective August 1, 2020. The new agreement allows Premier members, at their discretion, to take advantage of special pricing and terms pre-negotiated by Premier for all pediatric and adult nutritional products available from Kate Farms.
“At Kate Farms, it’s our mission to make nutrition the foundation of health so anyone with chronic diseases and intolerance issues can live their best lives,” said Dr. Cynthia Ambres, M.D., Chief Medical Officer of Kate Farms. “We are delighted to provide the hospitals within the Premier alliance access to Kate Farms’ plant-based, clinically-proven enteral formulas to help their patients thrive.”
Kate Farms drives innovation and clinically improves patient health outcomes in medical nutrition through its higher standard, plant-based formulas. All Kate Farms organic, non-GMO, plant-based products taste great and support patients needing supplemental or sole-source nutrition, for both oral and tube feeding. Kate Farms offers the broadest plant-based product portfolio for medical nutrition, having the most researched plant-based formulas clinically proven to improve weight gain and tolerance for patients. Kate Farms is transforming health care by providing clinicians and patients a new choice for medical nutrition. Kate Farms is available in most of the leading hospitals across the country and carried by all major hospital distributors.
Premier is a leading healthcare improvement company, uniting an alliance of approximately 4,000 U.S. hospitals and 175,000 other providers to transform healthcare. With integrated data and analytics, collaboratives, supply chain solutions, and advisory and other services, Premier enables better care and outcomes at a lower cost.
About Kate Farms
Kate Farms was founded in 2012 by parents determined to save their daughter’s life after a diagnosis of failure to thrive and is the #1 recommended plant-based formula. Kate Farms offers medical formulas for children and adults, to be used as sole source or supplemental nutrition, for oral or tube feeding. They are available nationally and eligible for insurance coverage with Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurance. Kate Farms formulas are made for tolerance with easily digested organic pea protein, fiber, and phytonutrients, and without common allergens or artificial sweeteners or flavors. Kate Farms can be accessed in more than 600 US hospitals, including the top children’s hospitals; availability is increasing daily. Visit www.katefarms.com.
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