OIC Honored as NCET’s Medical/Health Services Company of the Year

Orthopaedic Implant Company Honored as NCET’s Medical/Health Services Company of the Year Orthopaedic Implant Company to be Recognized as Top Contributor to Northern Nevada’s Technological Community at NCET Tech Awards   RENO, Nev. (March 06, 2018) — NCET, Nevada’s Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology, announced today Orthopaedic Implant Company (OIC) as the 2018 Medical/Health Services […]

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Value-based care in orthopedics – Orthopaedic Implant Company’s Chairman shares insight into the change of care

Originally published in Becker’s Spine Review        As the change in care and reimbursement moves toward value-based care, orthopedic surgeons continue to look for tools and resources to provide patients with the best care. The Orthopaedic Implant Company’s Chairman  Peter Althausen, MD, further explains the movement toward value-based care and how it has affected […]

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Designing Products for the Value-Based Medical Device Market

Todd Martens, Vice President of Product and Customer Development, Orthopaedic Implant Company  12.20.17   Orthopaedic device design is not always conducted with streamlined manufacturability and efficient operating room use in mind. Often, this leads to devices being far more expensive than their functional value would suggest. Complicating an implant system also results in requiring an abundance […]

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OIC Launches High-Value External Fixation System

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA (October 13, 2017) – The Orthopaedic Implant Company (“OIC”) launched today the OIC External Fixation System from the Meeting Hall in the Vancouver Convention Center, at the 2017 Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association. “External fixators are one of the most expensive devices in use today. Furthermore, they provide provisional fixation […]

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OIC Launches Intramedullary Tibial Nail

January 24, 2017 (RENO, NV) – The Orthopaedic Implant Company (OIC), a medical device company that specializes in high-value orthopaedic implants, announced the launch of its Tibial Intramedullary Nailing System today. The OIC Tibial Nail System is designed to stabilize fractures of the tibia. Strategically placed proximal and distal screw holes accommodate varying fracture patterns […]

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JOT Study – OIC Implants Found To Be Clinically Equivalent While Delivering High Value

December 1, 2016 (Reno, NV) – The Orthopaedic Implant Company (OIC), a medical device company that specializes in high-value orthopaedic implants, announced today the publication of an independent study examining the clinical and economic impact high-value orthopaedic implants have on the market. “The Clinical and Economic Impact of Generic Locking Plate Utilization at a Level […]

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The Orthopaedic Implant Company Launches Intramedullary Femur Nail System

August 9, 2016 (RENO, NV) – The Orthopaedic Implant Company (OIC) announced the launch of its Antegrade/Retrograde Intramedullary Femur Nail (ARFN) System today. The OIC ARFN Nail System is designed to treat femoral midshaft and distal fractures, providing for both retrograde and antegrade approaches in one implant design. The nail is available in diameters of […]

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OIC Launches Intramedullary Hip Nail System

  January 25, 2016 RENO, Nev. The Orthopaedic Implant Company (OIC) announced the launch of its Intramedullary (IM) Hip Nail System today. OIC Launches IM Nail System, providing high-value implants for the most common and expensive fractures to treat. Tweet this The OIC Hip Nail System consists of short and long nails with a pre-loaded […]

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OIC Receives FDA Clearance for IM Nail Line

July 21, 2015 (Reno,  NV) – The Orthopaedic Implant Company (OIC), the leading value innovator in orthopaedic implants, today announced that it has received FDA clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market the OIC Intramedullary (IM) Nail System.  The OIC IM Nail System consists of hip , antegrade and retrograde femur, trochanteric […]

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OIC Joins Membership of the International Geriatric Fracture Society

  July 8th, 2015 (Reno, NV) – OIC announced today its corporate membership for the International Geriatric Fracture Society (IGFS, www.geriatricfracture.org).   Headed by President Michael Suk, MD JD MPH FACS, the Society’s strategy is to promote and implement order sets and treatment protocols that have proven results in the treatment of geriatric fractures globally. “Given […]

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