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12/31/15Thank you for another great year!
Austin, Texas, December 31, 2015 – As 2015 draws to a close, we at Hanger would like to take a moment to thank all of you – our patients, employees, customers, and partners. We are so grateful to be able to stand alongside you and work towards empowering human potential every day. We’ve had the privilege of watching so many patients achieve their dreams this year, and we are excited to continue the journey next year. We wish you and your family all the best for a happy and safe 2016! About Hang... 
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12/22/15Hanger Charitable Foundation finishes 2015 with five new grant recipients, awarding more than $250,000 in first year
AUSTIN, Texas – Dec. 22, 2015 – The Hanger Charitable Foundation completed its final round of 2015 grants by awarding more than $140,000 to five non-profit organizations. Since its first grant award to Angel City Games in May, the Foundation has given more than $250,000 to 14 non-profits that share its mission to empower people with physical challenges to live life as fully as possible. The most-recent grant recipients include local and national organizations that serve a variety of communitie... 
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12/22/15Hanger Charitable Foundation awards $100,000 grant to Camp No Limits
  The Reid siblings at Camp No Limits Austin, Texas – Dec 22, 2015 – The Hanger Charitable Foundation has awarded a $100,000 grant to Camp No Limits, a non-profit camp that provides education, mentorship and support to children with limb loss or limb difference. The grant will fund 100 scholarships, which are open to camp participants at any of the organization’s 10 locations in 2016. Hanger Inc. made its first grant of $100,000 to support the 2014-2015 camp seasons. And since ... 
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12/18/15Hanger Announces Appointment of Kathryn Sullivan to Board of Directors
Board Members Eric Green and Patricia Shrader Resign AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanger, Inc. (NYSE: HGR) (the "Company")  today announced that its Board of Directors has elected Kathryn Sullivan as an independent director, effective immediately. The Company also announced the resignations of Board Members Eric Green and Patricia Shrader. Ms. Sullivan is the Chief Executive Officer of UnitedHealthcare Employer and Individual, Local Markets, which is an operating division... 
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12/15/15Hanger Announces Successful Completion of Senior Notes Consent Solicitation, Entry Into Supplemental Indenture, and Nullification of Notice of Default
AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanger, Inc. (NYSE: HGR) (the "Company") today announced that it has successfully solicited consents from holders of its $200,000,000 aggregate principal amount 7⅛% Senior Notes due 2018 (the "Notes") to amend and waive certain provisions of its Indenture (the "Indenture"), dated November 2, 2010, among the Company, its subsidiary guarantors and Wilmington Trust Company, as trustee pursuant to which the Notes were issued (the "Consent Solicitation"). ... 
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12/09/15Hanger Announces Amendment No. 2 to Amended and Restated Consent Solicitation
AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanger, Inc. (NYSE: HGR) (the "Company") today announced a second amendment to the terms of its previously announced consent solicitation (as amended, and as previously amended and restated, the "Consent Solicitation") relating to its $200,000,000 aggregate principal amount 7 1/8% Senior Notes due 2018 (the "Notes") to amend, among other things, (i) the proposed new reporting obligation in the indenture relating to the Company's issuance of certain cas... 
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12/07/15Hanger Announces Amendment to Amended and Restated Consent Solicitation
AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanger, Inc. (NYSE: HGR) (the "Company") today announced an amendment to the terms of its previously announced consent solicitation (as amended, and as previously amended and restated, the "Consent Solicitation") relating to its $200,000,000 aggregate principal amount 7⅛% Senior Notes due 2018 (the "Notes") to (i) amend the definition of the termination date of the Proposed Amendment and Waiver to provide that August 31, 2016 is the latest termination ... 
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11/30/15Hanger Announces Amended and Restated Consent Solicitation
AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanger, Inc. (NYSE: HGR) (the "Company") today announced the amendment and restatement of the terms of its previously announced consent solicitation (as amended and restated, the "Consent Solicitation") relating to its $200,000,000 aggregate principal amount 7⅛% Senior Notes due 2018 (the "Notes") to amend, among other things, (i) the consent fees payable pursuant to the Consent Solicitation, (ii) the proposed increased interest rate on the Notes and ... 
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11/19/15Hanger Announces Senior Notes Consent Solicitation
AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanger, Inc. (NYSE: HGR) (the "Company") today announced that it is soliciting consents from holders of its $200,000,000 aggregate principal amount 7⅛% Senior Notes due 2018 (the "Notes") to amend and waive (the "Proposed Amendment and Waiver") certain provisions of the indenture pursuant to which the Notes were issued (the "Consent Solicitation"). The Proposed Amendment and Waiver will amend, effective as of November 15, 2015, the reporting covena... 
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11/04/15Hanger Clinic announces new Chief Clinical Officer
James Campbell Ph.D., CO, FAAOP Austin, Texas, November 4, 2015 – Hanger Clinic announced that James Campbell Ph.D., CO, FAAOP has joined the company as Chief Clinical Officer (CCO), effective November 16, 2015. A primary focus for Dr. Campbell will be the development of Clinical Practice Guidelines for major medical conditions, as well as capturing the medical outcomes of Hanger Clinic’s patients, and translating it into value for payors. Dr. Campbell joins Hanger Clinic with a high level of... 
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10/16/15Hanger Clinic patient one of first in world to be fit with newest microprocessor-controlled prosthetic fingers
San Diego, Calif., Oct. 16, 2015 – San Diego, California resident Moses Aramburo recently became one of the first people in the world to be fit with the i-digits™ quantum, the newest microprocessor-controlled prosthetic fingers available to partial hand amputees. On Wednesday, San Diego-area journalists attended Aramburo’s final fitting appointment with his San Diego-based Hanger Clinic Clinician Jonathan B. Skerritt, CPO, and National Hanger Clinic Upper Extremity Specialist Ken Hung,... 
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10/09/15Hanger Clinic Regional Director Thomas V. DiBello receives AOPA Lifetime Achievement Award
Thomas V. DiBello, LO, CO, FAAOP San Antonio, Texas, Oct. 9, 2015 – Thomas V. DiBello, LO, CO, FAAOP, Texas Gulf Coast Regional Director for Austin-based Hanger Clinic, was honored by the American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association (AOPA) with their Lifetime Achievement Award today. This award, which was presented in San Antonio at the 2015 AOPA National Assembly, is bestowed on individuals who have made exceptional contributions to the orthotics and prosthetics profession. You can read mor... 
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09/21/15Hanger Announces Acceptance of its Plan of Compliance by the NYSE
AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanger, Inc. (NYSE: HGR) today announced that the New York Stock Exchange (the "NYSE") notified the Company that it accepted the Company's plan to regain compliance with the continued listing requirements of the NYSE. On March 18, 2015, the Company received notice from the NYSE indicating that the Company does not satisfy the NYSE's continued listing requirements under the timely filing criteria outlined in Section 802.01E of the NYSE Listed Compa... 
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09/18/15The Doctors national TV show features Hanger Clinic patient and amputee weightlifter Jesse Sink
Los Angeles, Calif., September 18, 2015 – Hanger Clinic collaborated with The Doctors national TV show and prosthetic manufacturer OttoBock to surprise Jesse Sink, an amputee athlete who pushes his prosthetic arm to the limits while pursuing his passion of weightlifting. View the segment here: Part 1: http://www.thedoctorstv.com/articles/3119-model-survives-being-drugged-and-electrocuted Part 2: http://www.thedoctorstv.com/videos/how-man-transformed-body-after-suffering-severe-burns Abou... 
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07/28/15Boston media outlets feature Hanger Clinic patient Mike Benning and new microprocessor-controlled prosthetic hand
South Easton, Mass., July 28, 2015 –Scituate, Massachusetts resident Mike Benning recently became the first man in the U.S. to be fit with a post-production model of the i-limb™ quantum, the newest microprocessor-controlled prosthetic hand available in the world. Last week, Boston-area journalists attended Benning’s final fitting appointment with Hanger Clinic National Upper Extremity Specialist Matt Mikosz, CP, LP; following are some of the resulting news stories: Boston Herald: http://www.bo... 
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07/27/15Hanger Clinic patient first woman in U.S. to be fit with i-limb quantum hand
Tamarac, Fla., July 27, 2015 – Ft. Lauderdale, Florida resident Lizbeth Uzcategui recently became the first woman in the U.S. to be fit with a post-production model of the i-limb™ quantum, the newest microprocessor-controlled prosthetic hand available in the world. South Florida journalists attended Uzcategui’s final fitting appointment with her Hanger Clinic Clinician Matthew Klein CPO (L), and National Hanger Clinic Upper Extremity Specialist Alistair Gibson, CPO, LPO; following are some of th... 
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07/20/15Hanger announces new Chief Information Officer Scott Ranson
AUSTIN, Texas, July 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanger, Inc. (NYSE: HGR) announced that Scott Ranson has joined Hanger as its Chief Information Officer (CIO), effective today.  Mr. Ranson joins Hanger after 14 years' experience as the CIO for Brookdale Senior Living Inc., a publicly traded senior housing solution provider.  During this time, Mr. Ranson successfully led several enterprise resource planning (ERP) and electronic medical records (EMR) implementations, and built ... 
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07/09/15Hanger Announces the Successful Completion of Senior Notes Consent Solicitation and Entry Into Supplemental Indenture
AUSTIN, Texas, July 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanger, Inc. (NYSE: HGR) today announced that it has successfully solicited consents from holders of its $200,000,000 aggregate principal amount 7⅛% Senior Notes due 2018 (the "Notes") to amend and waive certain provisions of its Indenture (the "Indenture"), dated November 2, 2010, among the Company, its subsidiary guarantors and Wilmington Trust Company, as trustee pursuant to which the Notes were issued (the "Consent Solicitation"). As a result, on J... 
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06/30/15Hanger Announces Senior Notes Consent Solicitation
AUSTIN, Texas, June 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanger, Inc. (NYSE: HGR) today announced that it is soliciting consents from holders of its $200,000,000 aggregate principal amount 7⅛% Senior Notes due 2018 (the "Notes") to amend and waive (the "Proposed Amendment and Waiver") certain provisions of the indenture pursuant to which the Notes were issued (the "Consent Solicitation"). The Proposed Amendment and Waiver will amend, effective as of September 29, 2014, the reporting covenant in the inden... 
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06/29/15Hanger Clinic patient thriving with waterproof X3 microprocessor-controlled leg
Duluth, Minn., June 29, 2015 – After losing his leg above-the-knee as the result of a workplace accident in 2010, Terry Thewis, 51, is now thriving with the X3 microprocessor-controlled prosthetic knee, the first electronic leg that is completely waterproof.  Thewis is back to work full time, manages his 20-acres of land, walks two-three miles a day for exercise, is back on the water boating, fishing, and paddle boarding, and recently completed the Fitgers 5K. Last week, Duluth-area journa... 
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06/19/15Hanger Charitable Foundation awards $10,000 grant to Angel City Games
Austin, TX, June 19, 2015 – The Hanger Charitable Foundation has awarded a $10,000 grant to the Angel City Games.  To be held June 19 – 20, 2015 at the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA), the Angel City Games is the only multi-sport competition for children and adults with physical disabilities in the Los Angeles area.  The Angel City Games was founded by Clayton Frech and Bahar Soomekh, the parents of 10-year-old Hanger Clinic patient Ezra Frech.  “The goals of the ... 
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06/09/15Hanger Announces Restatement of Previously Issued Financial Statements Related Primarily to Inventory Valuation Adjustments
AUSTIN, Texas, June 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanger, Inc. (NYSE: HGR) today announced that it will restate certain previously issued financial information.  The restatement is due to errors identified in connection with the Company's previously disclosed implementation of new inventory valuation estimation methods, processes and controls, and other previously disclosed errors. The restated financial periods will include the fiscal years ended December 31 of 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013; all i... 
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05/18/15Hanger Announces Appointment of Cynthia Lucchese to Board of Directors
AUSTIN, Texas, May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanger, Inc. (NYSE: HGR) today announced that its Board of Directors elected Cynthia L. Lucchese, former Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Hillenbrand, Inc., to the Hanger Board as a Director effective May 14, 2015.  Ms. Lucchese qualifies as an independent director under applicable New York Stock Exchange listing standards.  "Cindy has an extensive depth of experience in financial accounting matters in health care businesses," H... 
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05/18/15Hanger Clinic Vice President of Prosthetics Kevin Carroll addresses Quinnipiac University graduates, receives honorary degree
HAMDEN, Conn., May 18, 2015 – Hanger Clinic Vice President of Prosthetics Kevin Carroll, MS, CP, FAAOP delivered the undergraduate commencement address to students of Quinnipiac University’s School of Health Sciences and School of Nursing on May 17. The university also awarded Carroll an honorary doctor of humane letters degree during the commencement ceremony. “It was an honor and a pleasure to have Kevin Carroll receive an honorary doctoral degree from Quinnipiac University in recognitio... 
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05/05/15Hanger Clinic patient first in New York to be fit with new, microprocessor-controlled Triton smart ankle
Johnson City, N.Y., May 5, 2015 – Greene, New York resident Philip Nielsen recently became the first person in the state to be fit with the Triton smart ankle, the world’s newest microprocessor-controlled prosthetic ankle-foot. The Triton’s innovative technology allows users to walk with confidence, without having to think about their next step. Johnson City-area journalists attended Nielsen’s recent clinical follow-up appointment with his Hanger Clinic Clinician, Ryan Stark, CPO. Following are... 
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04/30/15Hanger Clinic patient and above-knee amputee Adrienne Slaughter to throw ceremonial first pitch at Dodgers baseball game
Los Angeles, Calif., April 30, 2015 – Hanger Clinic patient and above-knee amputee Adrienne Slaughter will throw the ceremonial first pitch before the start of the Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Major League Baseball game on Friday, May 1st. At the game, with a scheduled start time of 7:10pm PDT, Slaughter, a two-time cancer survivor, will be recognized as one of the 2015 American Cancer Society “Heroes of Hope”. The honor, according to the American Cancer Society, is given to surv... 
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04/28/15Hanger Clinic Vice President of Prosthetics Kevin Carroll honored by National Meningitis Association
Kevin Carroll, MS, CP, FAAOP accepting his award NEW YORK CITY, N.Y., April 28, 2015 – Kevin Carroll, MS, CP, FAAOP, Hanger Clinic Vice President of Prosthetics, was recently honored with the National Meningitis Association (NMA)’s esteemed Nancy Ford Springer Inspiration Award. The award, received Monday, April 27th at the 2015 NMA “Give Kids a Shot!” Gala in New York City, is for Carroll’s long-term work treating meningitis survivors, many of whom lose limbs as a result of the potent... 
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03/23/15Hanger, Inc. Receives NYSE Notice Regarding Late Form 10-K Filing
AUSTIN, Texas, March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanger, Inc. (NYSE: HGR) today announced that, as a result of its failure to timely file its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2014, it has received a notice from the New York Stock Exchange (the "NYSE") that the Company is not in compliance with the NYSE's continued listing requirements under the timely filing criteria outlined in Section 802.01E of the NYSE Listed Company Manual.  The Company is also still working to... 
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02/17/15Hanger Announces Restatement of Certain Previously-Issued Unaudited Interim Financial Statements
AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanger, Inc. (NYSE: HGR) today announced that it will restate its previously-issued unaudited interim financial information for the quarterly periods ended March 31, 2014, March 31, 2013, September 30, 2013, December 31, 2013 and March 31, 2012; and the year-to-date periods ended June 30, 2014, June 30, 2013, September 30, 2013 and June 30, 2012.  The Company's Audit Committee made the decision to restate these prior periods in consultation with manag... 
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02/11/15Hanger Clinic patients first in world to be commercially fit with Triton smart ankle
Las Vegas, Nev., February 11, 2015 – Last week, John Redfield and Vernita Jefferson became the first amputees in the world to be commercially fit with the Triton smart ankle, the world’s newest microprocessor-controlled prosthetic ankle-foot. The Triton’s innovative technology allows users to walk with confidence, without having to think about their next step. Hanger Clinic Vice President of Prosthetics Kevin Carroll, MS, CP, FAAOP, fit both patients at a Hanger Clinic location in Las Vegas, Nev... 
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02/04/15The Amputee Empowerment Partners (AEP) Peer Support Program becomes AMPOWER
Austin, Texas, Feb. 4, 2015 – After seven years of growth and impact, Hanger Clinic’s Amputee Empowerment Partners (AEP) Peer Support Program is unveiling a new, exciting change. AEP is becoming “AMPOWER,” a three-tiered, comprehensive program whose mission is to empower and strengthen those affected by amputation or limb differences through peer mentorship, education, and community. More than a name change, the AMPOWER program, which will be launched in stages, will encompass three part... 
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