NightBalance patent for “method and device for sleep posture correction” granted by US PTO
1 July 2015, Delft, the Netherlands – NightBalance BV, a leading innovator of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) technology, announced today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has granted the company an important patent for “method and device for sleep posture correction.” The intellectual property covered by the patent provides broad protection for NightBalance’s Sleep Position Trainer (SPT). In the burgeoning field of sleep apnea innovation such strong protection is vital. The SPT is CE marked since January 1, 2012, and is the first innovative OSA device in the world to be reimbursed by a major healthcare payer, Achmea in the Netherlands, which covers 5 million lives. NightBalance currently sells the SPT in 11 European countries through a network of specialized distributors.
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