Company Timeline

1945

1954

1975

1983

Hopkins Uniform Company designs the first standard community health nurse uniform for the Public Health Service.

Hopkins Uniform Company offers customer pins and pages for Visiting Nurses; VNA adopts uniform.

The First Lady, Betty Ford, celebrates the 75th anniversary of Visiting Nurses on the White House lawn.

Hopkins Uniform Company becomes Hopkins Medical Products and the company begins to transition from uniforms to medical products.

1983

1985-88

Late 1980s

1993

HMP designs the first home health bags with a “fold down” work area.

HMP expands its medical products division, introduces the first Hopkins Otoscope, and develops an exclusive line of quality engineered blood pressure equipment.

Public Health Nurses are no longer required to wear uniforms and Hopkins Medical Products discontinues uniforms.

HMP launches its first bag with 21st-century features for nurses carrying laptops and cell phones.

1998

2000

2000

2004

HMP Introduces the first Home Health Starter Kit and the first Antimicrobial Bag Barriers.

HMP introduces the first Hopkins MRSA Kit.

HMP’s first website launches.

HHMP introduces the first Rolling Med Bag.

2005

2009

2011

2012

HMP introduces the EZ View Med Bag.

HMP introduces the first Hopkins® Pulse Oximeter.

Hopkins Medical Products’ Fulfillment Team reaches a record 95 Days without error.

HMP introduces the Newborn & Mom Pulse Oximeter Kit.

2013

2015

Our Future

HMP continues to strengthen its reputation as a respected, trusted innovator in the healthcare supply industry. Thanks to our tireless dedication to product development and customer service, we are confident that we will continue to exceed expectations. We look forward to satisfying all of your medical equipment and supply needs for the next seven decades and beyond!

HMP introduces new Hopkins® Baby Scales.

HMP Celebrates 70th Anniversary.

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