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AOPA and SLACK Incorporated announce AOPA's purchase of O&P News

November 16, 2017

WASHINGTON — The American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association has signed a purchase agreement with SLACK Incorporated to purchase O&P News, a longtime media presence in the orthotics and prosthetics community.

Peter N. Slack, president and CEO of the Wyanoke Group, the parent company of SLACK Incorporated, jointly announced the acquisition with AOPA President Michael Oros, CPO, FAAOP, who noted, “the perfect fit of O&P News with AOPA’s objective to expand communications with the O&P community to ensure that the latest in research and technology developments and information is served up in as many forums as possible. O&P News has the potential to play an important role in that endeavor.”

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VIDEO: O&P needs science and data to 'keep up'

November 15, 2017
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Restaurant worker with limb loss wins Hanger amputee 'life hack' contest

November 13, 2017
Hanger Clinic has announced that Courtney R., a Mooresville, North Carolina, bartender, is the grand prize winner of its #AmputeeLifeHacks contest. Hanger announced the…
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Speaker: 90% of Medicare payment denials are preventable

November 13, 2017
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ — Although approximately 90% of Medicare payment denials are preventable, only two out of three of denials are recoverable, according to…
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