CHESTER, NY / April 10, 2017 / Repro Med Systems, Inc. dba RMS Medical Products (OTCQX: REPR) (“RMS” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the umbrella organization of the public health insurance in Germany approved the FREEDOM60® Infusion System for reimbursement. The FREEDOM60® System was registered January, 31st 2017 and listed in the Medical Device Registry in the category mechanical infusion pumps. It is the ONLY device of its kind registered within Germany.
In partnership with ContraCare GmbH, a leader in Germany for Contract Management (reimbursement services) and managed Care, the RMS FREEDOM60®, FreedomEdge®, RMS Precision Flow Rate Tubing™ and RMS HIgH-Flo Subcutaneous Safety Needle Sets™ are now poised to dominate this growing market in Europe.
Torsten Kühn, Chief Executive Officer of ContraCare, commented “as a premium service provider in Germany’s health care system, we aim to partner with leading suppliers to provide the best drugs, medical devices and services to our patients while keeping an eye on the cost efficiency of the treatments we provide. The RMS FREEDOM60® system with its durable and reliable syringe driver and high-quality HIgH-Flo™ subcutaneous safety needle sets are exactly the products we needed for immunoglobulin, antibiotic and many other therapies we are providing today. We are glad that the umbrella organization of Germany’s public health insurance confirms the unmet need by approving the RMS FREEDOM60® System for reimbursement.”
Eric Bauer, Chief Operating Officer of RMS commented, “It can take 12 to 14 months to obtain country registration; by partnering with a leading health care provider, that time was cut significantly. ContraCare is an exceptional partner and we could not be more pleased with our relationship. Germany is going to be a great market for our high quality products and our ever expanding product line. RMS continues to be the Global industry leader and create exceptional partnerships around the world to improve patient quality of life.”
RMS Medical Products is the leading manufacturer of medical products used for home infusions and suctioning. The Infusion product portfolio currently includes the FREEDOM60® and our latest FreedomEdge® Syringe Infusion Drivers, RMS Precision Flow Rate Tubing™ and RMS HIgH-Flo Subcutaneous Safety Needle Sets™. These devices are used for infusions administered in professional healthcare settings as well as at home. The Company’s RES-Q-VAC® line of medical suctioning products is used by emergency medical service providers in addition to a variety of other healthcare providers. The Company’s website may be visited at www.rmsmedicalproducts.com.
ContraCare GmbH, based in Nuremberg, Germany, is specialized in providing Contract Management (reimbursement) Services and managed Care (homecare) solutions for patients with chronic diseases. The company is certificated in accordance with ISO 9001, ISO 27001, ISO 13485 and licensed as a homecare provider of medical devices and treatment services according to German Social Law (SGB).