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ALPS Density Liner Overview

Posted by SPS on Aug 24, 2020 9:50:25 AM

In this episode of The Clinical Minute, Sam Brouillette, CP, CFo, and SPS Manager of Clinical Education provides a quick overview of low to medium, and medium to high density liners from ALPS. 

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Blatchford's ElanIC Microprocessor Hydraulic Ankle Overview

Posted by SPS on Jul 28, 2020 3:09:01 PM

Blatchford’s ElanIC microprocessor hydraulic ankle arrived at SPS after much anticipation on Monday, July 27th. We think you’re going to like this new addition to our inventory. In this episode of The Clinical Minute, Sam Brouillette, CP, CFo, and SPS Manager of Clinical Education outlines exciting features of Blatchford’s newest prosthetic technology.

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ALPS Gel Formulas and Fabrics Overview

Posted by SPS on Jul 15, 2020 10:54:26 AM

In the latest The Clinical Minute, Sam Brouillette, CP, CFo, and SPS Manager of Clinical Education provides an overview of ALPS gel formulas and fabrics.

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The Clinical Minute: ALPS Prosthetic Sleeves Overview

Posted by SPS on May 18, 2020 9:42:04 AM

In this episode, we will be covering ALPS' suspension and seal-in prosthetic sleeves. If you missed the previous video on ALPS Valve Integrated Pump (VIP), you can click here to watch. 

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The Clinical Minute: ALPS Valve Integrated Pump (VIP) Overview

Posted by SPS on May 7, 2020 8:56:50 AM

Today, we’re going to look at the Valve Integrated Pump (VIP) from ALPS. The VIP is a passive, one-way valve that draws air out of the socket using the user’s weight during heel strike and exhausts the air during swing phase. The VIP works with the patient’s movement to provide continuous total contact and even weight distribution.   

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How to Leverage SPS Remote Clinical Services

Posted by SPS on Apr 8, 2020 1:46:10 PM

Earning CEUs has become more challenging in the wake of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. You may be worried about maintaining your certification commitment with ABC, BOC, and/or State Licensing now that many spring trade shows have been cancelled or postponed and face-to-face education opportunities are placed on pause.

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Small Business Highlights from the $2T Stimulus Package

Posted by SPS on Mar 30, 2020 9:59:14 AM

On Friday, March 27, 2020, Congress passed the $2 trillion Coronavirus Aide, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. It specifically allocates $350 billion dollars to help small businesses keep people employed. This portion of the bill, known as the Paycheck Protection Program, provides 100% federally guaranteed loans to small businesses. And, if the loan is used within certain guidelines, the loan is forgivable.

We’ve created a quick overview below to help you understand the opportunity and if it might be right for your O&P clinic. As always, consult your accountant regarding the bill details and your specific situation.

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Q&A with Clinical Consultant Liz Hillen

Posted by SPS on Mar 25, 2020 12:02:46 PM

Ask anyone who has ever met her, and they will say that her smile and infectious laughter absolutely lights up a room. Liz Hillen, M.Ed., CPO, LPO, has been in the O&P industry for over 20 years, first starting out with Hanger Clinic as a Clinic Manager in the Tampa Bay area, and then as a Clinical Specialist with Ottobock. Her experience has made her uniquely qualified to collaborate with suppliers and provide an overall comparative education to the clinicians SPS serves. We sat down with her to discuss her perspective on the changing dynamics between patients and clinicians in this digital age.

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5 ways to gain O&P product training for your team

Posted by SPS on Dec 12, 2018 9:47:00 AM

Finding time to learn about the latest prosthetic and orthotic products can be difficult. Here at SPS, we’re expanding our Clinical Services Team and offerings to provide easy and accessible clinical education programs and CEUs.

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Coming Soon: The Clinical Minute

Posted by SPS on Sep 18, 2018 10:26:00 AM

The Clinical Minute is a series of short videos designed to give you bite-sized training on O&P products.

With The Clinical Minute, you'll learn about:

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