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MediTrac® in the News
Like most break-through products, MediTrac® is making news all the time. Feel free to review our most recent press releases and industry news.
Projects previously impossible due to access or routing can now be completed with the flexibility of corrugated medical tubing. (more…)
Omega Flex, Inc, a leading innovator in the corrugated tubing industry, proudly announces the first-ever seismic certification for a piping system by the International Code Council Evaluation Service (ICC-ES). (more…)
OmegaFlex was one of ten companies to earn the distinguished award for being at the forefront of providing medical tubing solutions and impacting the industry. (more…)
MediTrac the world’s first corrugated medical gas tubing that puts healthcare facilities ahead of the curve is pleased to announce the addition of a larger diameter CMT! In addition to 1 ½” the product is available in ½”, ¾” and 1” diameters (with 2”diameter approval coming soon). Unlike traditional copper tubing used for medical gas distribution, MediTrac installs quickly with one continuous length from the gas source to a terminal device. (more…)
On September 25, 2020, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published a Categorical Waiver for Corrugated Medical Tubing (CMT). Currently, the CMS regulations require compliance with the 2012 NFPA 99 which requires medical gas and vacuum system to be rigid copper tubing. The 2018 NFPA 99 added new provisions that allow for the use of MediTrac®.
MediTrac played an integral role for The Cleveland Clinic in its rapid deployment of 250 new temporary patient care locations. The mechanical contractor was able to use MediTrac in a variety of ways to facilitate the rapid construction of the project. (more…)
MediTrac® medical gas piping has been installed in a NYC temporary hospital located in Central Park. MediTrac® the world’s first CMT medical gas system is the best choice when speed of installation is critical. It can be installed up to 5 times faster than conventional rigid medical gas pipe and in many cases is more cost effective as well! (more…)
CHICAGO, January 22, 2018—OmegaFlex®, a global manufacturer of metal hoses, has announced MediTrac® as the world’s first corrugated medical tubing (CMT) for distribution of medical gases. Unlike rigid copper tubing which is installed in numerous brazed sections and elbow joints to accommodate a facility layout, MediTrac semi-rigid tubing installs in a single, bendable length that can be routed around existing structures. (more…)