This section covers the managerial aspects in the Healthcare industry.
Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings Providence Health Services Providence and Catholic Health Initiatives CHI today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for LabCorp to acquire all of the ownership interest in Pathology Associates Medical Laboratories LLC PAML one of t..
Vention Medical Vention a KRG Capital Partners Fund IV KRG portfolio company and integrated services provider for the design engineering and manufacturing of complex medical devices and components has entered into merger agreements with separate buyers to sell the business in a twostep transaction T..
Wenzel Spine Inc a medical technology company focused on providing minimally invasive solutions for the treatment of spinal disorders today announced that it has completed the acquisition of the PrimaLOK SP Interspinous Fusion System and PrimaLOK FF Facet Fixation System from OsteoMed LLC The Prima..
Teleflex Incorporated a leading global provider of medical technologies for critical care and surgery has announced 510k clearance by the Food and Drug Administration and US commercial launch of the TrapLiner Catheter The TrapLiner Catheter was developed by Vascular Solutions Inc which was acquired..
Henry Schein Medical today announced that it has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Rijuven which develops innovative digital medical devices to sell its CardioSleeve diagnostic device to medical practitioners CardioSleeve is a stethoscope attachment that records synchronized electroca..
At the Health IT Conference HIMSS 2017 in Orlando Siemens Healthineers has announced a digital platform for healthcare providers as well as for providers of solutions and services aimed at covering the entire spectrum of healthcare The platform is to foster the growth of a digital ecosystem linking ..
HealthCare Partners a DaVita Medical Group and Cigna have entered into an alliance to offer employers in and around Los Angeles integrated health care options designed to improve access quality and affordability while making the health care experience simpler Together HealthCare Partners and Cigna ..
MedPlast Inc a global services provider to the medical device industry announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Vention Medical39s Device Manufacturing Services business The acquisition broadens MedPlast39s portfolio of capabilities and bolsters its position as a leading ..
Voxello developer of communication solutions for impaired hospitalized patients today announced the US Food and Drug Administration FDA 510k clearance of the noddleTM a pioneering solution that detects voluntary gestures in hospitalized patients who would otherwise be unable to communicate At Voxel..
DiaCarta the precision molecular diagnostics company today announced it received CEIVD approval for its innovative new colorectal cancer test ColoScapeTM a colorectal cancer mutation detection kit Designed to aid colorectal cancer CRC diagnosis ColoScapeTM offers high sensitivity and accuracy of det..
Interpreta Inc an analytics company that intelligently synchronizes healthcare has received 2017 National Committee for Quality Assurance NCQA certification on all 76 Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set HEDIS measures Interpretas analytical engine continuously interprets clinical and ..
Ethicon Inc today announced a definitive agreement to acquire Torax Medical Inc a privately held medical device company that manufactures and markets the LINX Reflux Management System a novel minimally invasive device for the surgical treatment of GERD The acquisition of Torax Medical will enable Et..
Teleflex Incorporated a leading global provider of medical technologies for critical care and surgery announced today the completion of its previously announced acquisition of Vascular Solutions Inc On December 2 2016 the two companies announced a definitive agreement for Teleflex to acquire all of ..
Wound Care Technologies Inc is pleased to have received ISO 13485 certification as a medical device manufacturer and distributor This vital quality management system certification specifies that Wound Care Technologies the manufacturer of DermaClose External Tissue Expander has met the requirements ..
Humana Medicare Advantage members in Kansas Missouri Arkansas and Oklahoma have more access to a health care model known as valuebased care through a new relationship between population health leader Caravan Health and health and wellbeing leader Humana Inc NYSE HUM The arrangement is designed to of..
Community Health Systems Inc announced that subsidiaries of the Company have signed a definitive agreement to sell eight hospitals and their associated assets to subsidiaries of Steward Health Care LLC Facilities included in the transaction are 119bed Wuesthoff Health SystemMelbourne in Melbourne Fl..
PROKinetic Energy Cobalt Chromium CoCr Coronary Stent System from BIOTRONIK gained FDA approval utilizing results from the BIOHELIXI clinical study This stent which has already been used to treat more than 650000 patients worldwide is now available in the US The PROKinetic Energy Cobalt Chromium Ba..
Corindus Vascular Robotics Inc a leading developer of precision vascular robotics announced today the recent signing of a strategic distribution agreement with Japan Medicalnext Co Ltd a whollyowned entity of MC Healthcare Inc subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation and prominent supplier of medical de..
Masimo announced today the CE marking of the measurement of respiration rate from the pleth RRpTM on the MightySat Rx fingertip pulse oximeter MightySat Rx is a noninvasive device that measures and displays functional oxygen saturation SpO2 Pulse Rate PR and Perfusion Index PI with the option to add..
Centric Medical a division of Life Spine Inc which focuses on developing surgical implants for the treatment of distal extremity pathology announced today that the US Food and Drug Administration FDA has given 510k marketing clearance to the Metatarsal Hemi Implant System The Metatarsal Hemi Implant..