CARLSBAD, Calif., June 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Oska Wellness, a technology company committed to developing consumer health and wellness products, announced that its Oska Pulse has been selected as the "Best IoT Healthcare Wearable Device" award winner from MedTech Breakthrough, an independent organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global health and medical technology market.
"All of us at Oska are excited to receive this award from MedTech, who have recognized Oska's mission to provide non-invasive, drug-free pain management solutions," said Greg Houlgate, Oska Wellness CEO. "This is an important industry recognition for our year-old company and our flagship device, Oska Pulse. We're very grateful."
The mission of the MedTech Breakthrough Awards is to honor excellence and recognize the innovation, hard work and success in a range of health and medical technology categories, including Patient Engagement, Electronic Health Records (HER), mHealth, Medical Devices, Medical Data and many more. This year's program attracted more than 2,000 nominations from more than 10 countries. All nominations were evaluated by an independent panel of experts within the medical and health industry, including media, analysts, and technology executives.
"We are thrilled to recognize Oska Wellness with this well-deserved industry recognition for innovation in the health and medical technology field," said James Johnson, managing director, MedTech Breakthrough. "For the millions of Americans that suffer from chronic pain, Oska Pulse is a compelling solution and the MedTech Breakthrough Award designation is a testament to the skill, ingenuity, and vision of the Oska Wellness team."
Oska Pulse is a safe, easy-to-use, portable and wearable health technology product designed to help reduce muscle stiffness, temporarily relieve minor pain and increase mobility for people who have acute or chronic pain.
About Oska Wellness
Oska, Inc. is committed to developing health and wellness technology-driven products that assist individuals in living a more active, pain-free lifestyle. Oska Pulse utilizes patented eTec Pulse Technology that specifically optimizes Pulsed Electromagnetic Field (PEMF) therapeutic technology, similar to the PEMF therapies used in many clinical applications for accelerating the body's ability to heal itself.
The science and technology behind Oska Pulse was engineered and developed by a team of respected scientists and researchers with more than 25 years of experience in engineering health and wellness technologies to treat pain. Oska Wellness, Inc. does not claim the product to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any medical condition. The company is headquartered in Carlsbad, California and can be found online at www.oksawellness.com.
About MedTech Breakthrough
The MedTech Breakthrough Awards program is devoted to honoring excellence in medical and health related technology companies, products and people. The MedTech Breakthrough Awards provide a platform for public recognition around the achievements of breakthrough MedTech companies and products in categories including Patient Engagement, mHealth, Health & Fitness, Clinical Administration, Healthcare IoT, Genomics, Medical Data, Healthcare Cybersecurity and more. For more information visit www.MedTechBreakthrough.com
Robin Carr, Oska, Inc.
SOURCE Oska Wellness