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Hollister Announces New VaPro Plus Pocket Touch Free Hydrophilic Intermittent Catheter


Global catheter manufacturer Hollister Incorporated has launched the VaPro Plus Pocket touch free hydrophilic catheter, designed to help make the lives of those who use catheters a lot easier. This closed system catheter is pre-hydrated and was developed for easier use and better discretion, giving the users more independence and less hassle.

VaPro3]Although it’s pre-hydrated, the VaPro catheters use pure catheter hydration technology to minimize the amount of water used in the package. Hollister provides a wide range of continence care products, but the VaPro Plus Pocket catheter differs from the rest as a hydrophilic catheter that is touch-free, making it easy to use without the mess.

Michael Gresavage, Vice President North America says, “We designed our VaPro Plus Pocket touch free hydrophilic catheter to meet the needs of catheter users by providing ease of use, protection and discretion. Additionally, our hydrophilic catheter is touch-free, allowing users to focus on what’s important and to stay independent.”

Pre-hydrated and ready to use after opening, the hydrophilic coating and protective tip allow for easy insertion and withdrawal, helping to lessen the chances of infection and contamination during use. Not to mention, the discrete package makes for easy storage.

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The VaPro Plus Pocket catheter is available in both 16” and 8” lengths and in a variety of French sizes.

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For more information, or to request a sample, please visit http://www.hollisterpeoplefirst.com/vapro.

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Hollister provides individuals and clinicians with resources and educational guides on products and lifestyles. When it comes to urological conditions, Hollister educates individuals on all aspects of bladder control, which is common among people who suffer from a spinal cord injury or Spina Bifida.  Hollister provides a variety of urological supplies, which include VaPro, Advance Plus and Apogee intermittent catheters, male external catheters and leg bags. They also provide their visitors with details on each product to ensure they get the right supplies.

Visit the Hollister People First website to download information about Hollister programs, brochures and guides for products, lifestyle and education guides, and resources for clinicians. You’ll also find inspiring portraits of individuals who’ve managed their challenges with courage and dignity.

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Hollister also offers their acclaimed Secure Start program free of charge. Secure Start services provide a lifetime of customized support for intermittent catheter users. Enrolling is easy, at no cost to you, and includes dedicated support, education and information on community resources.

For detailed clinical questions concerning Hollister Incorporated products, call 1-888-740-8999.

About Hollister Incorporated

Hollister Incorporated is an independently owned company that develops, manufactures, and markets healthcare products and services worldwide. The hollister incorporatedcompany manufactures products for ostomy care, continence care, critical care, and wound care, and also develops educational support materials for patients and healthcare professionals. Hollister has been serving healthcare professionals, patients, and consumers for almost ninety-five years, and is committed to making life more rewarding and dignified for people who use the company’s products and services. Learn more at www.hollisterpeoplefirst.com.

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