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 Company of the Year. OIC’s recognition in this category symbolizes their role in being a leader in the movement towards value based care.


In 2017, OIC continued to develop their product line, most recently launching their External Fixation System. They have continued to expand their reach in hospitals nationwide and were published in multiple media outlets and medical journals.


Now in its 11th year, the NCET Technology Awards celebrate the Northern Nevada individuals and companies who have greatly enhanced the growth and prestige of technology community, while the EDAWN Awards recognize the people and resources that have played an integral part in contributing to the growth of our community.


The NCET Technology Awards, along with the EDAWN Awards will be held on April 5 at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa at 5 p.m. Tickets and more information are available online here.


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World-class orthopaedic implants and technology are finally affordable. The Orthopaedic Implant Company (OIC) is a purpose-driven, forward-thinking company that is driven to change the way implants are priced. We believe in creating better value for orthopaedic and spine implants. Yesterday’s rules were created for just that, yesterday. Today calls for a whole new approach — to not only do what’s best for patients clinically, but also help them along financially. It’s time to rethink your options and rise to a hope of a better world.


Working closely with hospitals and physicians, OIC provides high quality implants at a fraction of current costs. This unique approach reflects our mission to change the industry and our belief that we can do better for our patients, our community and our health care system as a whole. OIC does not compromise on quality. Our strict manufacturing guidelines guarantee our products are produced to the highest degree of quality. Independent clinical studies have shown that using OIC implants have reduced implant costs while retaining clinical equivalency. All OIC implants are manufactured in ISO 13485 facilities and are FDA approved. In addition, OIC bio-mechanically tests all implants at an independent third-party lab to ensure our products are equivalent to the current industry standards.


About NCET:

NCET, Northern Nevada’s largest networking organization, is a member-supported nonprofit organization that produces educational and networking events to help people explore business and technology. NCET’s award-winning programs include the annual NCET Small Business Expo and NCET Tech Awards, and the monthly Biz Bite, Biz Café and Tech Wednesday events. NCET is funded by memberships, sponsorships and program revenues, and receives no state or Federal funding. NCET is not affiliated with the State of Nevada or the University of Nevada. For more information, visit