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Studies Reveal Insights About Sterility Oversights in Hospitals

Consequences of the Incorrect Use of Infection Prevention Gear A recently published, in-depth study of the use of protective equipment in the clinical units of two hospitals discovered that infection prevention gear is often used incorrectly or not used at all. In fact, this equipment was used improperly in 283 out of 325 observed interactions. These…

OBP Medical Announces ONETRAC Regulatory Clearance in Brazil

Fully integrated, cordless surgical retractor delivers clinical efficiency, cost savings and infection control; now available in world’s second-largest plastic surgery market LAWRENCE, Mass., Oct. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — OBP Medical, a leading global developer of single-use, self-contained, illuminating medical devices, today announced regulatory approval from Brazil’s National Health Surveillance Agency (or Agência Nacional de Vigilância…

OBP Medical Announces ONETRAC Regulatory Approval in Canada

Single-use, cordless, surgical retractor with integrated LED light source and smoke evacuation channel delivers clinical efficiency, cost savings and infection control in a single device LAWRENCE, Mass., Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — OBP Medical, a leading global developer of single-use, self-contained, illuminating medical devices, today announced regulatory approval from Health Canada for ONETRAC®. The first…

OBP Medical Announces SURE-SCOPE Regulatory Approval in Australia

Innovative, single-use, one-piece laryngoscope with integrated LED light source reduces cost, improves efficiency, eliminates infection risk caused by reusable laryngoscope blades and handles LAWRENCE, Mass., June 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — OBP Medical, a leading global developer of single-use, self-contained, illuminating medical devices, today announced regulatory approval from the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) for SURE-SCOPE®.…

OBP Medical Launches Expanded Portfolio of Single-Use Lighted Specula at ACOG 2017

New XS and XL sizes enable OB/GYNs to eliminate device-related cross-contamination risk for every patient. LAWRENCE, Mass. and SAN DIEGO, May 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) 2017 Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting—OBP Medical, a leading global developer of single-use, self-contained, illuminating medical devices, today announced the launch of…

OBP Medical’s ER-SPEC and OfficeSPEC Awarded New Group Purchasing Contract with Premier

Efficiency, Functionality and Infection Control Benefits of Leading Single-Use Vaginal Specula Now Available to Premier Members. LAWRENCE, Mass., July 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — OBP Medical, a leading global developer of single-use, self-contained, illuminating medical devices, and Premier Inc., a leading health care improvement company, which unites an alliance of 3,600 hospitals and 120,000 other providers,…

OBP Medical Unveils New and Improved SURE-SCOPE

Enhancements to single-use, one-piece laryngoscope improve efficiency, eliminate risk of cross-contamination and cut cost per intubation by as much as 64 percent LAWRENCE, Mass., Jan. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — OBP Medical, a leading global developer of single-use, self-contained, illuminating medical devices, today announced availability of its new and improved SURE-SCOPE,® a single-use, one-piece laryngoscope with…

OBP Medical Makes Specula Innovation Accessible for Physician Offices

OfficeSPEC single-use vaginal speculum with built-in LED light improves functionality and efficiency, eliminates risk of cross contamination at price point that delivers value LAWRENCE, Mass., Sept. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — OBP Medical, the leading global developer of single-use, self-contained, illuminating medical devices, today announced OfficeSPEC for the physician office market. The company’s single-use vaginal speculum…

OBP Medical Launches CLEAR-TRAC Family of Novel, All-in-One Surgical Retractors

Innovative single-use retractors with built-in LED light source deliver cost-effective solution while maximizing clinical functionality and reducing cross-contamination risk. Jul 08, 2015, 08:30 ET from OBP Medical LAWRENCE, Mass., July 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — OBP Medical, the leading global developer of single-use, self-contained, illuminating medical devices, today announced the launch of its CLEAR-TRAC family of…

OBP Medical’s ER-SPEC Exceeds 2,000 Customers

Clinical and Operational Benefits of Single-Use Speculum with Built-In Light Source Drive Rapid Customer Adoption LAWRENCE, Mass., Feb. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — OBP Medical, the leading global developer of single-use, self-contained, illuminating medical devices, today announced that more than 2,000 customers have adopted ER-SPEC, the company’s disposable vaginal speculum with built-in light source. Designed to…