Airgas, Inc. has received a 2015 Supplier Excellence Award from HealthTrust, an organisation committed to strengthening provider performance and clinical excellence through an aligned membership model and the delivery of total cost management solutions.

Each year, HealthTrust members vote to determine which suppliers receive the award based on product quality, customer service, on-time delivery, billing accuracy and value.

Airgas was one of nine HealthTrust suppliers to earn the honour in 2015. Winners were announced at the 2015 HealthTrust University Conference and Vendor Fair in Nashville, Tennessee.

“Airgas is honoured to receive a 2015 Supplier Excellence Award,” said Airgas President and CEO Michael L. Molinini. “Our associates dedicate themselves to helping our healthcare customers, as well as our customers in all other markets, achieve excellence in product quality and operations through our industry-leading gas platform, expertise and customer service. It’s very satisfying to be recognized for our efforts.”

“We look forward to continuing our successful relationship with HealthTrust and the healthcare organizations it serves.”

HealthTrust serves 1,350 acute care facilities and members in more than 22,300 other locations, including ambulatory surgery centres, physician practices, long-term care and alternate care sites.