Patient Positioning Systems, LLC Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire the Stryker Glide Lateral Transfer Portfolio.

WASHINGTON, DC, December 18, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC, December, 18, 2015 — Patient Positioning Systems, LLC. today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Stryker Corporation’s (NYSE: SYK) Glide Lateral Transfer Portfolio.</br>
The Stryker Glide product allows two healthcare providers to laterally transfer a patient safely while reducing the potential for back injury. The core of the system is an inflatable mat that lifts and floats the patient on a cushion of air so that, with very little effort, caregivers can transfer even very large patients from one surface to another.

About Patient Positioning Systems, LLC

Patient Positioning Systems, LLC (“PPS”) was formed to develop and sell medical equipment focused on the proper positioning of obese patients for improved safety and treatment outcomes. Patient Positioning Systems, LLC’s mission is to provide safe and reliable airway management and patient positioning solutions of the highest quality.

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