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Pink Ribbon Instruments

  1. 1. Work smart. Make a difference. Pink Ribbon Instruments
  2. 2. Pink Ribbon Instruments <ul><li>In this tutorial you will learn: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The history of Hu-Friedy’s Pink Ribbon instruments </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>About Hu-Friedy and the Breast Cancer Network of Strength’s partnership </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Features and benefits of the Pink Ribbon CUREtte </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pink Ribbon CUREtte instrumentation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pink Ribbon Ultrasonic Insert information </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Introduction <ul><li>Hu-Friedy and the Breast Cancer Network of Strength (formerly Y-ME National Breast Cancer Organization™), a Chicago-based national nonprofit organization with the mission to ensure, through information, empowerment and peer support, that no one faces breast cancer alone, formed a special bond in the fall of 2006 when Hu-Friedy created a special periodontal promotion, &quot;Inspired by You&quot;, focused directly toward dental professionals. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Pink Ribbon Instruments <ul><li>Hu-Friedy has made supporting its customers and the fight against breast cancer a huge priority. </li></ul><ul><li>In 2006, Hu-Friedy created a special promotion, “Inspired by You”, focused directly toward hygienists. </li></ul><ul><li>A unique SH6/7 scaler was created (featuring pink grips and the Y-ME ribbon) and a donation was made to the then named Y-ME organization with every offer redeemed. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Network of Strength <ul><li>The promotion was a huge success and Hu-Friedy found an open door to directly touch our customers, and to continually seek out further ways to help in the fight against breast cancer </li></ul>Members of the Network of Strength (formerly Y-ME) organization thank Hu-Friedy for its donation. Hu-Friedy President and CEO Ron Saslow is pictured holding the check.
  6. 6. Walk to Empower <ul><li>A wonderful opportunity presented itself in the Walk To Empower. </li></ul><ul><li>Hu-Friedy raises even more in donations every year for the Network of Strength organization through bake sales, raffles, runner/walker donations, and the Saslow family. </li></ul>In this photo, Team Hu-Friedy gets together in Chicago's Grant Park for the Walk to Empower .
  7. 7. Team Achievement Award <ul><li>In 2008 Hu-Friedy was honored among other corporations with the Network of Strength’s Team Achievement Award. </li></ul><ul><li>Hu-Friedy was recognized for recruiting corporate teams in multiple markets across the country. Hu-Friedy alone raised over $20,000 with 176 team members participating in six total markets - Atlanta, Chicago, New Haven, Sacramento, San Diego, Washington DC. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Network of Strength T-Shirt Award <ul><li>In 2009, Team Hu-Friedy received first prize in the Network of Strength’s corporate T-shirt design contest. </li></ul><ul><li>The design was created by a Hu-Friedy Graphic Designer, and voted upon collectively by Hu-Friedy employees to represent their company on Walk Day. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Pink Ribbon Instruments <ul><li>Hu-Friedy continues to support the Breast Cancer Network of Strength through the sales of the Pink Ribbon devices. </li></ul><ul><li>The development of the Pink Ribbon products was fueled by the desire to make an impact clinically and to touch the lives of others. </li></ul><ul><li>Twenty-one Hu-Friedy dental professionals contributed their unique insight to the instrument design process that brought the latest addition to the EverEdge TM technology product line. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Pink Ribbon Instruments <ul><li>Hu-Friedy is proud to introduce two dental hygiene instruments designed to allow you to work smart and make a difference. </li></ul><ul><li>The Pink Ribbon CUREtte </li></ul><ul><ul><li>SYME9 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>#100 Thin Swivel Direct Flow Ultrasonic Insert </li></ul><ul><ul><li>UI30YME100 and UI25YME100 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Network of Strength's “Spokes-Instruments” for the ultrasonic product line </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Pink Ribbon Instruments Pink Ribbon CUREtte SYME9
  12. 12. Pink Ribbon CUREtte - SYME9 <ul><li>Combining efficiency, function and the ability to make a difference. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Features & Benefits <ul><li>Area-specific curette with a cutting edge that is offset 70 ° to the terminal shank </li></ul><ul><li>Contra-angle shank design coupled with the 70° offset blade provides optimal-blade-to-tooth angulation </li></ul><ul><li>Revolutionary EverEdge Technology stays sharper 50% longer for less time sharpening and reduced hand fatigue </li></ul><ul><li>Unique diamond knurling for increased comfort </li></ul><ul><li>Distinctive Pink Signature Series ® Grip for easy identification </li></ul>
  14. 14. EverEdge Technology <ul><li>The Pink Ribbon CUREtte is made with </li></ul><ul><li>Hu-Friedy’s EverEdge Technology which has the following characteristics: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Unique metal blend and heat treating process for superior wear resistance </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Less frequent sharpening </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lasts 50% longer than conventional instruments </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reduced cost per instrument use </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Learn more about Hu-Friedy’s EverEdge Technology on the Member Resources page. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Pink Ribbon CUREtte - SYME9 <ul><li>Distinctive design allows for efficient scaling with minimal tissue distention. </li></ul><ul><li>Excellent adaptation in concavities of premolar roots. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Pink Ribbon CUREtte - SYME9 <ul><li>With the 70 ° offset blade, the Pink Ribbon CUREtte is effective with minimal tissue distention, making it a perfect choice for pedodontic patients. </li></ul><ul><li>Primarily designed for anterior use, the Pink Ribbon CUREtte also adapts well to line angles of molars, if access permits. </li></ul>
  17. 17. Pink Ribbon CUREtte - SYME9 <ul><li>The Pink Ribbon CUREtte is easy to adapt in pockets with the extended terminal shank. </li></ul>
  18. 18. SYME9 Instrumentation <ul><li>To see more details about the clinical uses of the Pink Ribbon CUREtte , please see the Pink Ribbon CUREtte videos on the Member Resources page. </li></ul>
  19. 19. Pink Ribbon Instruments Pink Ribbon Ultrasonic Insert
  20. 20. Pink Ribbon Ultrasonic Insert <ul><li>Same great Swivel Direct Flow ® design… Now dedicated to empowering you to make a difference today. </li></ul>
  21. 21. Pink Ribbon Ultrasonic Insert <ul><li>In addition to the new Pink Ribbon CUREtte, Hu-Friedy’s #100 Thin Swivel Direct Flow ® ultrasonic insert has been selected as the Network of Strength “Spokes-Instrument” for the ultrasonic product line. </li></ul><ul><li>This insert features the unique benefits of 360 o rotation and proudly displays the pink ribbon logo. </li></ul>
  22. 22. Pink Ribbon Ultrasonic Insert <ul><li>With the Swivel insert from Hu-Friedy there is no need to stop scaling to turn the insert in the handpiece as you move from the lower arch to the upper arch. </li></ul><ul><li>Simply roll the insert in your fingertips as you would a hand instrument and off you go. </li></ul>
  23. 23. <ul><ul><li>Advantages </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>No fighting the cord </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Easy to use – time saver </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ergonomic design </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Smooth vibration effectively removed debris </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Neutral body position </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reduces finger pinching </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Unsurpassed through-tip water delivery </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Custom blend stainless steel </li></ul></ul>Swivel Direct Flow ® Insert Designs
  24. 24. Learn More <ul><li>Learn more about Hu-Friedy’s Swivel Inserts on the Member Resources page. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Multimedia: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Working Without a Swivel Insert is Such a Drag </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Product Presentations: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Ultrasonic Inserts - Freedom at your Fingertips. </li></ul></ul></ul>
  25. 25. Power and Hand Scaling <ul><li>Power and hand instruments are ideally combined for versatility in patient care and to achieve optimal clinical results. </li></ul><ul><li>Each method of instrumentation complements the other. </li></ul>Hu-Friedy combines quality hand instruments and power instruments to provide clinicians with a choice.
  26. 26. Pink Ribbon Instruments <ul><li>For each Pink Ribbon instrument sold, Hu-Friedy will make a corporate contribution to Breast Cancer Network of Strength, helping those affected by breast cancer. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>$1.00 for each Pink Ribbon CUREtte sold. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>$2.00 for each Pink Ribbon Ultrasonic Insert sold. </li></ul></ul>
  27. 27. Making a Difference <ul><li>Pink Ribbon Instrument Duo </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Symbols of our commitment to supporting women's health issues and empowering those affected by </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>breast cancer. </li></ul></ul>
  28. 28. Qualifying Question <ul><li>Thank you for taking the time to learn more about Hu-Friedy’s Pink Ribbon Instruments . </li></ul><ul><li>To earn your Hu-Points towards a product evaluation, please exit and answer the following question on the Member Resources Page: </li></ul><ul><li>In what year did Hu-Friedy and the Breast Cancer Network of Strength (formerly Y-ME National Breast Cancer Organization) first form a bond? </li></ul><ul><li>2007 </li></ul><ul><li>2006 </li></ul><ul><li>2005 </li></ul><ul><li>2004 </li></ul><ul><li>2003 </li></ul>