Former SC Lawmaker Marks 5th Anniversary of Death with Hope for Future
SafeMedWaste Expands Disposal List of Controlled Substances
Product Developers add Testosterone to the Growing List of Disposal Options as they Prepare to Launch the Innovative, Disposal Solution
Okra Medical Receives a U.S. Patent for SafeMedWaste
Okra Medical Donates 3,000 Healthcare Masks To Tri-County Family Ministries In North Charleston
Following a recent community neighborhood donation of 21,000 healthcare face masks, Okra Medical reached back out to U.S. Senator Tim Scott’s office to continue helping with outreach in undeserved communities.
Okra Medical Donates 21,000 Healthcare Masks to Columbia Community
Like many communities dealing with the effects of COVID-19, the Columbia, SC area needed help. Booker T Washington Neighborhood Association President, Regina Williams, reached out asking for help finding healthcare masks, and Senator Tim Scott’s office quickly jumped into action connecting Okra Medical with Regina and her neighborhood community.
Senator Tim Scott features Okra Medical on first installment of #TSGoodNews.
Senator Tim Scott features Okra Medical on first installment of #TSGoodNews. Okra Medical generously donated thousands of medical masks to eight hospitals and one pediatric group serving on the frontlines of COVID-19.
Okra Medical Donates Health Care Face Masks To 8 Hospitals
Charleston County, SC– Okra Medical, a life sciences start-up company based on Johns Island, South Carolina, donated nearly 100,000 healthcare face masks to eight hospitals and one pediatric group serving on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic. The majority of the masks are smaller in size to benefit children and young adults.
InnoVision Names Okra Medical As Award Finalist
For Technology Development
GREENVILLE, SC, November 22, 2019 – Okra Medical has received a 2019 InnoVision Finalist Award in Technology Development at a gala ceremony last evening. Recognition for this prestigious award is based on an assessment of innovation and complexity through juried competition.
Okra Medical Names Board of Advisors
JOHNS ISLAND, SC, June 2019 – Okra Medical, an innovator in controlled substance disposal solutions, today announced the appointment of the following executives to its advisory board: Mark Harvill, Andrew Kolbert, and David Wanetick.
Okra Medical Names John Stas as Chief Medical Officer
JOHNS ISLAND, SC, March 2019 – Dr. John Stas has been named chief medical officer at Okra Medical, the company today announced. He will be responsible for leading the company’s scientific research, product testing and innovation.
Okra Medical Names Edward Hartmann as Chief Financial Officer
JOHNS ISLAND, SC, February 2019 – Edward Hartmann has been named chief financial officer at Okra Medical, the company today announced. He will be responsible for leading the company’s financial and strategic planning.