A major player in the world of O&P recognizes Thuasne USA for its exceptional work in manufacturing. Hanger Clinics awarded Thuasne USA the 2020 Operational Performance Award during the 8th annual Hanger Partner Awards. The awards ceremony was held virtually at Hanger LIVE, Hanger’s annual education conference.
Hanger, Inc., is a leading provider of orthotic and prosthetic (O&P) patient care, as well as a distributor of O&P services and products. Each Hanger Partner Award winner is carefully selected by members of Hanger’s clinical and operational teams, and the awards recognize exceptional supplier partners for their role in manufacturing products used to deliver orthotic and prosthetic care and empower patients’ lives every day.
The Operational Performance award recognizes a partner that outperformed industry benchmarks in quality, efficiency, and cost containment.
“Thuasne was chosen to receive the award due to our continuous collaboration with Hanger Clinic, dedication to providing acceptable service levels and commitment to achieving exceptional outcomes; financially, and most importantly, clinically.” stated Kurt Townson, VP of Operations.
Thuasne USA and Hanger Clinics have a long history of successful partnership, working together to test and launch the SpryStep® Vector AFO and the ultimate development of the SpryStep® Flex. Working with Hanger patient and SpryStep® ambassador Cheryl Hile, Hanger and Thuasne USA has teamed up to support Hile in her efforts to end multiple sclerosis. Hile, an MS patient, wears a SpryStep® Vector AFO to run marathons and raise money for the MS Society.