We are honored to receive the IMEC Award for Excellence based on the Baldrige Criteria. The IMEC Interest in Excellence Recognition is presented to those organizations that complete the organizational profile portion of the Baldrige Framework, demonstrating an organizational interest in continuous improvement and desire to accelerate change, growth, and improvement throughout the entire organization.
MedGyn was assessed on seven Criteria for Performance Excellence:
Measurement, Analysis, and Knowledge Management
This is what IMEC had to say:
MedGyn was founded in 1975 with the dedicated mission of improving women’s health worldwide. The company focuses on medical products, devices, and technologies that help Obstetricians and Gynecologists with complicated treatments. Now in its second generation of leadership, MedGyn has evolved alongside with the needs in women’s health, to include addressing areas of significant unmet demand such as cancer, reproductive health, and maternal health. MedGyn is both a manufacturer and distributor and has grown through the years with new product development and acquisitions in addition to partnering with distributors worldwide to have its brand present in over 140 countries. The company has over 50 employees and has a diverse international team speaking over 25 languages to support the global customer base. MedGyn has a comprehensive portfolio of women’s products, across six therapies in OB/GYN including gynecology oncology, obstetrics, infertility, family planning, urogynecology and general gynecology.
In addition to a diverse team and necessary medical devices, innovation is the core of MedGyn’s spirit. Our desire to drive innovation stems from our tenacious focus to improve quality of health of women worldwide. The company has spent significant investment in R&D, located in Illinois, to develop innovations in cervical cancer, post-partum hemorrhage, and pelvic organ prolapse to name a few. MedGyn’s growth has been due to its unwavering mission, focus on innovation, diverse international team, and partnerships with key opinion leaders and NGOs to make its products accessible worldwide. Additionally, MedGyn is honored to receive recognition from the State of Illinois as the 2015 and 2019 Exporter of the Year and is a proud member of the Chicago Minority Supplier Development Council.
Read about all four of this year’s recipients on Cision PR Newswire’s website here.