Trinity Medical Devices Announced That Industry Veteran Andrew Kovach Has Been Appointed as a Director of the Company
Parsippany, New Jersey, November 2, 2015 (Newswire) – Trinity Medical Devices Inc., a private medical device company pioneering the emerging field of Generic Medical Devices; today announced that industry veteran Andrew Kovach has been appointed as a Director of the Company.
Andrew L. Kovach (retired) is the former Vice President of Human Resources and Chief Administrative Officer of Atlantic Health Systems. Atlantic Health Systems is an Integrated Delivery System consisting of 96 sites, 16,000 employees, and $3 billion in revenues. He was responsible for matters throughout the organization, which included Morristown, Overlook, Newton and Chilton medical centers; and Goryeb Children’s Hospital. His leadership helped guide Atlantic Health System to rise as a nationally-recognized leader in health care, including its positive workplace, patient-centered culture, strategic sourcing and numerous key initiatives.
Having joined Morristown Memorial Hospital as a senior VP in 1988, he was an instrumental part of founding Atlantic Health Systems in 1996. Mr. Kovach has led the organization to multiple prestigious recognitions, most notably being named to FORTUNE’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For®” seven consecutive times. During his tenure, Mr. Kovach has worked through multi-hospital consolidation, and sat on many of Atlantic Health’s boards.
“It is very exciting to welcome Andy to our Board of Directors, as he brings us insight to the strategic thinking of these consolidating Health Care Systems. Andy is a seasoned executive with significant leadership experience in an evolving health care environment. We look forward to his contribution to Trinity Medical Devices. I believe he will bring tremendous value to Trinity Medical Devices,” said John Easom, Chief Executive Officer of Trinity Medical.
“I am pleased to be joining Trinity Medical’s Board of Directors, and look forward to contributing to the company’s success,” said Mr. Kovach as orchestrated by the Affordable Care Act. “I personally know that cost reduction in health care systems is a major initiative. Trinity Medical is at an exciting stage in its development as a company. At this time in the medical device industry, having a company like Trinity that can offer high quality products, at very favorable, cost effective prices offering IDN healthcare systems significant cost savings thus reducing costs in the supply chain; is critical to the survival of most healthcare providers. I’m pleased Trinity has achieved milestone success with numerous single use products and has impressively established strong long term business relationships with major medical device distribution partners”.
About Trinity Medical Devices Inc.
Trinity Medical Devices is an FDA registered, ISO 13485 certified, private medical device company focused on providing quality cost-effective alternatives in the commodity medical device market. Every year more products move from the specialty device category to the commodity category.