Short takes: Coram, Coloplast

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Coram CVS Specialty Infusion Serviceshas made Functional Formularies feeding tube and oral meal replacement formulas available to its customer base. Liquid Hope and Nourish, adult and pediatric certified organic, whole foods formulas, will be available through Coram, making them even more accessible to thousands of individuals and families coping with a wide-range of challenging health conditions, from cancer to ALS, Parkinson’s and MS. “Our new partnership with Coram shows the industry, which has historically been built on sugar-filled formulas, has been flipped on its head,” said Robin Gentry McGee, founder and CEO of Functional Formularies…Coloplast’s Biatain Silicone sizes and shapes has been awarded a Red Dot award for user experience and aesthetics. The Biatain Silicone products are soft, flexible, absorbent foam dressings with a silicone adhesive used for treating chronic and acute wounds. This year, Red Dot received 5,500 submissions from 54 countries. An independent and international jury of experts assessed all products entered.