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									FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

  Colonial Medical Supplies Announces In-Network Provider Partnership
               with the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association
  Colonial Medical Supplies’ Stores Offers Florida’s BCBS Clients a Range of Services

Altamonte Springs, FL, November 1, 2011—Colonial Medical Supplies is pleased to
announce it is now an in-network provider for the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association
(BCBS). Florida’s BCBS clients can now walk into any Colonial Medical Supplies store and
receive their medical supplies on the same day.

“While many insurance companies are taking steps to limit their expenses by reducing access,
BCBS has gone the opposite direction and has increased its network of providers to give its
members more choice,” said Colonial Medical Supplies’ CEO, David Bruinsma. “This
demonstrates the insurance company’s commitment to not conform to unethical industry
practices.”

BCBS is a federation of 39 health insurance companies and organizations that provides health
insurance to over 100 million Americans. This partnership will allow Colonial Medical
Supplies to access BCBS’s customers and offer those customers preferential rates on
equipment and medical supplies. These customers can also benefit from the experience
offered by Colonial Medical Supplies’ staff, which includes certified healthcare professionals
in rehabilitation, mastectomies, orthopedics, and service and repair.

Colonial Medical Supplies is licensed, accredited, and certified by several organizations,
including the Accreditation Commission for Heathcare (ACHC), Rehab Engineering and
Assisted Technology Society of North America (RESNA), Medicare, and the State of
Florida. For more information, see www.colonialmed.com.

About Colonial Medical Supplies
Founded by Betty and Frank Bruinsma in 1957, Colonial Medical Supplies offers medical
equipment to the Florida community. It is the largest medical equipment supplier in central
Florida. It has branches in Kissimmee, Orlando and Altamonte Springs offering a wide range
of medical supplies, including wheelchairs, urological supplies, catheters, and oxygen.

Media Contact:
David Bruinsma
614 E Altamonte Drive
Altamonte Springs, FL
407-849-6455
david@colonialmed.com
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