Tamarack Habilitation Technologies Inc. announced that Wieland Kaphingst, CPO and biomedical engineer, has joined the company. Kaphingst will concentrate on expanding Tamarack’s product lines, with a focus on addressing tissue trauma prevention needs within health care markets. Kaphingst holds O&P certifications in Germany, Europe and in the United States, along with a German degree in biomedical engineering. He has more than 40 years of professional experience in 26 countries and at positions held with small and large patient care facilities, as the director of the German O&P School and in industrial management positions.
“It is difficult to find individuals with that spectrum of knowledge, skill and international experience in O&P,” Marty Carlson, owner and president of Tamarack Habilitation Technologies, stated in a press release. “His familiarity with O&P practice in many international markets will help Tamarack to be more aware of opportunities to match our technologies with needs overseas.”
“I am excited to join Tamarack Habilitation Technologies,” Wieland stated. “The philosophy of Tamarack, to focus innovatively and primarily on the well-being of the human individual in all of their business consideration is what I can support full heartedly.”