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Hanger Product Optimization Program (POP)

Hanger Product Optimization Program (POP) is intended to streamline the clinical review and approval process for adding new products to Hanger Clinic and SPS product portfolio. The goal of this program is to:

  1. Carefully vet new product offerings to ensure responsible sourcing that creates shared value between Hanger, its patients and its supply partners.
  2. To provide products that demonstrates Hanger's mission of providing patients and customers with valued rehabilitative products in a caring and professional manner


POP Committee: The POP committee consists of several Hanger and SPS Clinical and Business experts. The committee meets monthly to review Product Introduction Requests (PIR) and inspect product samples.  Upon completion of the review, you will be notified of the committee's final decision.  All POP Committee decisions are final. 

How to submit a PIR:

  1. Download the new Product Introduction Request (PIR) form below
  2. Complete BOTH sheets (PIR Form and Pricing Template)
  3. Click "Submit PIR Form" on the Pricing Template sheet. This will open an email window with the complete PIR form attached.
  4. Upload  any supporting documents like images, brochures, clinical research to the email
  5. Send


Click here to download the new PIR Form



What to expect after submission:

  1. Once a new PIR is submitted, the product(s) will be added to the SPS portfolio and will become available to SPS customers (per launch date)
  2.  The PIR will be reviewed on the next POP Monthly call for Hanger consideration
  3. Upon completion, the result will be emailed to the submitter.

Note: Please do not send emails to POP@Hanger.com or PIR@Hanger.com.

If you have any questions or comments, please contact us via supplymanagement@hanger.com.