TRACOE medical GmbH, based in Nieder-Olm (Rhineland-Palatinate), is a leading developer and manufacturer of medical devices, products and accessories for patients with a tracheostomy and those who have had larynx surgery. The company’s premium product portfolio focuses on tracheostomy tubes for patient care both in hospitals and in the home care sector. TRACOE medical GmbH employs 178 staff including 17 field service representatives and exports its products to 86 countries. In the past ten years alone, TRACOE was granted 19 patents. The company has been in business for 55 years, was voted for the third time amongst the Top 100 of German medium-sized businesses and is managed by a thirdgeneration family board. The Managing Director are Stephan Köhler and Dr. Thomas Jurisch.