Modern Day Urinary Catheters By Wellspect HealthCare

Wellspect HeathCare - LoFric® Catheters

Modern day urinary catheters are changing the way we live, advancing the quality of life we lead. Join Managing Director for Wellspect HealthCare, Nikki McCormick, and Dr. Matthew Sand, as they head the discussion on state-of-the-art intermittent urinary catheterization.

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Living with a condition or disease that requires catheterization is challenging enough - this innovative catheter can help.

Living with or watching a family member or loved one live with a condition or disease that requires catheterization is challenging enough. Living with it and dealing with discomfort and potential infection just makes it more difficult.

There is something that can help. Wellspect HealthCare is the manufacturer of LoFric® intermittent urinary catheters, the world’s most clinically documented catheter.

LoFric invented the hydrophilic catheter, which uses water for lubrication instead of gel. So how does this make a difference in comfort for long-term use?

  • LoFric catheters are the only catheters in the world with Urotonic™ Surface Technology, a hydrophilic surface coating containing the same concentration of salt as is found in the urethral tissues. This unique coating is not absorbed by the body tissues and instead stays in place so the catheter remains evenly lubricated during insertion and removal.
  • What this means is a reduction in friction on the urethral tissue and a reduction in abrasions and microtrauma. This reduces the risk of infection, as those abrasions can act as a breeding ground for bacteria, causing infections and other complications.
  • Wellspect HealthCare recently launched LoFric® Origo™, a revolutionary coudé tip catheter for men and LoFric® Sense™, a discreetly packaged catheter for women.
  • Visit to request free product samples!

Wellspect Healthcare is there for every area including CIC education, insurance verification, troubleshooting and more. You are dealing with a challenging enough time, so visit to learn about all the things Wellspect Healthcare and LoFric can do for you or your loved one.

Make sure to tune in to The Balancing Act on August 26th, or September 2 or 8th, 2014 at 7:00 am (ET/PT) on the Lifetime Channel as Nikki McCormick, Managing Director of Wellspect HealthCare plus patient advocates for the LoFric® intermittent urinary catheters delve into this important topic.

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Wellspect HealthCare’s LoFric® Urinary Catheter takes center stage on August 26th, September 2nd show

(POMPANO BEACH, Fla. – PR LOG – August 27, 2014) Award-winning morning show The Balancing Act® on the Lifetime® Channel recently welcomed Wellspect HealthCare to the show on Tuesday, August 26th at 7:00 a.m. (ET/PT) to introduce their LoFric® urinary catheter. See the show here or tune in to the next airing of this show on Tuesday, September 2nd on Lifetime as The Balancing Act hosts help jump start the day with lively conversation, demonstrations and trusted information to empower a woman’s life.

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o State-of-the-Art Catheterization – with Wellspect HealthCare
It is possible to stay active even though life throws a curveball with use of a state-of-the-art catheter. With the challenges that come with the conditions that often cause people to need catheters such as spinal cord injury, aging, MS, Spina Bifida, etc., it is important they choose a catheter option that makes the process as seamless as possible. Join host Olga Villaverde and Wellspect Managing Director Nikki McCormick as they discuss the LoFric Urinary Catheter which is set apart from other hydrophilic catheters because of the salt content in its surface coating. Also hear from patient ambassadors whose lives have been impacted for the better.

“The main reason we have decided to partner with The Balancing Act is to further educate viewers on the quality of care deserved by themselves, their spouses, children and friends. To the people who need them, choosing the right catheter can be life changing, as we see firsthand on a daily basis. At Wellspect HealthCare we passionately strive to make a real difference, every day, to everyone who needs our products and services. It is our goal to educate as many people as possible on the importance of pursuing the best medical care available,” said Anne Mercer, Brand Manager.

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