Somnetics International Inc, the Minneapolis-based maker of Transcend, today announced that Transcend was awarded the “Provider’s Choice Award” at the close of the Medtrade Spring Conference, as voted on by the show attendees. The award was given to Transcend for best exemplifying optimal use of technology.

Transcend is changing the way CPAP therapy is delivered with its small, light, portable, and flexible CPAP and battery system. The product also offers Waterless Humidification technology and lightweight, long-life battery systems to CPAP users, making Transcend a preferred choice for travel and home use.

“We are humbled and honored for the recognition we received with the Medtrade Provider’s Choice Award,” said Clarence Johnson, president, Somnetics. “This is the third prestigious award we’ve received in 6 months for product innovation and addressing the unmet needs of the CPAP market.”