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O&P: Challenging, but an intriguing market

October 29, 2021John Andrews

Orthotics and prosthetics are somewhat out of the mainstream when it comes to home medical equipment and specialists in the field say it has its challenges regarding reimbursement and logistics. Yet the product types within the category dovetail nicely with the major HME markets, such as mobility, rehab and respiratory because those clients often need them.  As a category, O&P encompasses a wide range of products serving a diverse patient population. Because many HME patients have chronic...

Amoena, Home Medical Equipment, Orthotics, Prosthetics

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O&P market continues upward growth trend

November 2, 2020John Andrews

The financial forecast for the orthotics and prosthetics market continues to be bullish, driven by increasing demand, product innovations and technological advancements. In a new market outlook report from Grand View Research, the global O&P market size is listed at $9.2 billion and is expected to exhibit a compound annual growth rate of 4.6% from 2020 to 2027. Researchers cite “increasing incidence of sports injuries and road accidents, rising number of diabetes-related amputations...

Amoena, ITA-MED, Orthotics and Prosthetics

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Short takes: 3B Medical, Amoena, Sunrise Medical

May 29, 2020HME News Staff

3B Medical has completed independent lab testing of the use of its Lumin device to decontaminate an N95 respirator. 3B is in the process of obtaining approval from the Food and Drug Administration so that the device can be used to sanitize PPE…Amoena's Adapt Air line of breast prostheses has been awarded a Red Dot Award for product design. The Adapt Air can be individually adapted to the chest wall and the natural silhouette of the user, shortening the fitting process in mastectomy supply stores....

3B Medical, Amoena, Lumin, Sunrise Medical

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In brief: NovaSom files for bankruptcy, Cape Medical makes buy

August 16, 2019HME News Staff

GLEN BURNIE, Md. - VirtuOx is seeking to acquire the assets of NovaSom, which filed for Chapter 11 Aug. 2.Per the court documents, filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, NovaSom seeks to sell virtually all of its assets to VirtuOx through a stalking horse auction; the estimated purchase price is $5.3 million. NovaSom, a provider of home sleep testing, was founded in 1992 and manufactures the AccuSom, which features continuous patient support and next-day test results....

aahomecare, Amoena, Cape Medical, Enos Home Medical, NovaSom, VirtuOx

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Amoena launches line of shapers

August 14, 2019HME News Staff

ATLANTA - Amoena has launched its Balance portfolio, a line of premium prosthetic breast shapers to help survivors restore their body symmetry after treatment. The line includes a range of shapes, sizes, weights and thicknesses, made of high-quality silicone. Unlike a full prosthetic, the shapers can compensate for missing tissue. “Amoena's mission is to be? a trusted partner in supporting women's confidence, and we understand that breast asymmetry can impact a woman's self-esteem,” said...

Amoena, Breast Forms, Prosthetics

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POWER Symposium partners with Medtrade Spring

December 23, 2016HME News Staff

LAS VEGAS - Juzo and Amoena are once again hosting their POWER Symposium ahead of Medtrade Spring. The symposium is Feb. 23-25 at Paris Las Vegas Hotel, while Medtrade Spring is Feb. 27-March 1 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center. The symposium brings together industry leaders, specialty retailers and medical professionals to exchange ideas on ways to re-energize their businesses, gain new perspectives on wellness and better connect with customers. It's targeted toward specialty retailers catering...

Amoena, Juzo, Medtrade Spring, Women's Health

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Amoena, Juzo line up annual symposium

November 2, 2016HME News Staff

LAS VEGAS - The lineup for the 2017 POWER Symposium from Amoena and Juzo is taking shape, with a keynote address by Libby Gill, executive coach, brand strategist and bestselling author. The event, Feb. 23-25 at the Paris Hotel here, will also feature billing and insurance guidance from healthcare attorney Jeff Baird, profitable selling strategies from Christine Gifford, and inspiration from Jane Jenkins Herlong. Register by Dec. 31 for an $85 early-bird discount.

Amoena, Education, Juzo

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Partnership highlights women's health market

January 12, 2016HME News Staff

LAS VEGAS - The organizers of the Power Symposium and Medtrade Spring have partnered to offer workshops on women's health products and services from Amoena and Juzo. “Compression 101” and “Amoena Fit School” will take place March 2 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center as part of Medtrade Spring. The cost is $20 over and above the registration fee for the Symposium. Attendees will receive four CEU credits. Those who register for the symposium, which takes place one day after...

Amoena, Juzo, Medtrade Spring, Partnership, Women's Health

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Carolyn Sluiter rallies behind her work

August 26, 2010Theresa Flaherty, Managing Editor

FREEPORT, Ill. - Provider Carolyn Sluiter doesn't count attending bike rallies among her typical activities, but a late July weekend found her doing just that. "A group of local bikers invited us to an event called Breast Fest," said Sluiter, founder of Freeport Home Medical Equipment. "Proceeds from the event go to breast cancer research and awareness. It was a fun thing." The provider set up a booth that included clothing and other post-mastectomy products, as well as information about breast...

Amoena, Amoena, Home Medical Equipment, Home Medical Equipment, post-mastectomy products, respiratory, respiratory

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New breast form tackles high heat

July 22, 2010HME News Staff

KENNESAW, Ga. -- Amoena recently released its most effective product to date for women with "extreme heat issues," said Valerie Esquilla, breast form product manager. "It is definitely for those women who have a high-heat situation, but it can be used by (all) women," Esquilla said. "When you are exercising or having a heat flash, it pulls in your body heat, but when you are done, it returns the heat to your body." Amoena began shipping its Energy "temperature equalizing" breast form May 1. The...

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