Hospitals & Healthcare Pressreleases

This section covers the managerial aspects in the Healthcare industry.

ANGLE plc collaboration with MD Anderson Cancer Center on Colorectal Cancer

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

ANGLE plc the specialist medtech company is delighted to announce a collaboration with the MD Anderson Cancer Center to investigate the clinical use of ANGLE39s Parsortix system as a companion diagnostic in colorectal cancer The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is one of the world39s m..

Maxim Healthcare Services Names Jake Reed as Vice President of Maxim Health Systems

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Maxim Healthcare Services Inc an established provider of home healthcare medical staffing and wellness services today announced the promotion of Jake Reed as Vice President of its personal health and wellness division Maxim Health Systems MHS Reed will oversee the operation and expansion of MHS whic..

Centurion Service Group to Sell Used Medical Equipment by Auction in Fort Lauderdale

Monday, February 16, 2015

Over 1096 pieces of medical equipment from hospitals surgery centers and other medical facilities around the United States will be sold in this month39s Fort Lauderdale auction Various types of equipment will be sold including radiology surgery endoscopy lab anesthesia exam and much more The live a..

bioLytical's INSTI HIV/Syphilis Multiplex Test Cleared for European Market

Monday, February 16, 2015

bioLytical Laboratories Inc a leading manufacturer of rapid pointofcare diagnostic tests announced today that its INSTI HIVSyphilis Multiplex Test has been cleared for immediate market entry in the European Union through its Notified Body With this approval the INSTI HIVSyphilis Multiplex Test is ..

Sonoma receives 510(k) FDA Clearance for the Minimally-Invasive FibuLock™ Nail for Ankle Fracture Repair

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Sonoma Orthopedic Products a medical device manufacturer specializing in minimallyinvasive bone fracture repair has received FDA 510k clearance for the intramedullary within the bone canal FibuLock Nail that offers physicians a new alternative in the way they surgically treat ankle fractures Fractu..

United Medical Systems acquires Litho of America

Saturday, February 14, 2015

United Medical Systems together with their parent New State Capital Partners announced today that they have acquired Litho of America a privately held mobile lithotripsy and GreenLight laser service provider Litho of America provides services for treatment of kidney stones and benign prostatic hyper..

Varian Medical Systems to Equip National Center for Proton Therapy in Denmark

Friday, February 13, 2015

Varian Medical Systems NYSE VAR today announced that it has been selected to equip and service a new national proton therapy center in Aarhus Denmark with the Varian ProBeam proton therapy system Under a completed public tender Varian was selected to provide equipment software and service to operate..

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Expands Center for Personalized Medicine

Friday, February 13, 2015

CHLA Commits 50 Million to Support the Use of Genome Sequencing to Find Cures and Treatments for Young Patients Childrens Hospital Los Angeles announced today that it will make an institutional commitment of 50 million to expand its Center for Personalized Medicine This investment in leadingedge re..

Care Harbor receives Grant from The S. Mark Taper Foundation to Help Produce its Fifth Annual Free Clinic

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Care Harbor a Los Angeles based nonprofit organization founded to bring health and wellness care to inneed populations announced receipt of a grant from the S Mark Taper Foundation to help produce a largescale free clinic for the community39s uninsured and underinsured individuals and families The 5..

Alpha Gamma Delta Joins the American Diabetes Association in the Movement to Stop Diabetes®

Thursday, February 12, 2015

The American Diabetes Association is excited to announce its new relationship with Alpha Gamma Delta an international women39s fraternity founded in 1904 in order to help educate and raise awareness of diabetes through their collegiate and alumnae membership Education is critical for the prevention..

Reliable and rapid OneStep detection of toxigenic C. difficile without re-testing

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

The portfolio of CEIVD certified molecular diagnostic tests of Greiner BioOne for the detection of nosocomial infections is growing The GenspeedCdiffOneStep test identifies toxigenic C difficile by combining detection of Glutamatdehydrogenase GDH Toxin A Toxin B and binary toxinin a single molecular..

New England Healthcare CO-OP selects MCG to Support High-Value Care

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Maine Community Health Options MCHO has licensed solutions and care guidelines from MCG to support member care management MCG part of the Hearst Health network is a leading provider of care guidance to health plan and provider markets Built on a foundation of evidencebased globally sourced medical ..

Maxim Healthcare Services appoints David Coats as Director of TravelMax

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Maxim Healthcare Services Inc an established provider of home healthcare medical staffing and wellness services today announced the appointment of David Coats as director of its travel nursing division TravelMax Coats will oversee the operation and expansion of TravelMax which recruits and places he..

Biotec Services International completes its rebrand into PCI Group

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

PCI is pleased to announce that further to the acquisition in September 2014 of Biotec Services International the company has today rebranded as part of the PCI group This rebrand brings together the expertise of two world class organizations and significantly expands PCI39s capability to deliver a..

Plasma Protein Therapeutics Association introduces New Cross Donation Check System

Monday, February 09, 2015

The Plasma Protein Therapeutics Association PPTA recently launched the Cross Donation Check System CDCS a new electronic database designed to assist plasma centers in checking donors more efficiently and effectively On Feb 2 more than 400 plasma collection centers across the United States began usi..

Altran Supports Real-time Skin Cancer Screening with DAMAE Medical

Saturday, February 07, 2015

DAMAE Medical is the laureate of the Altran Foundation for Innovation39s 2014 International Award An innovative optical imagery system designed by the French team of Anas Barut Arnaud Dubois and David Siret DAMAE Medical is revolutionising skin cancer screening methods The system assesses tumour mal..

MediSend International supports reconstruction of Healthcare Systems in West Africa

Friday, February 06, 2015

MediSend International has delivered two MediSend Mobile Biomedical Equipment Test and Repair Kits to hospitals in Liberia and Sierra Leone The mobile repair laboratories will provide critical tools for Chevron sponsored technicians who were trained at MediSends Biomedical Technology School in Dalla..

Florida Hospital Carrollwood is breaks ground on a new expansion project centering around the Surgical Services Area

Friday, February 06, 2015

Florida Hospital Carrollwood is breaking ground on a new hospital expansion project that centers around the surgical services area but also includes two interventional radiologycatherization labs two endoscopy rooms and supportive services expansions The project will also feature 12 stateofthe art o..

Smith & Nephew continues pioneering hip and shoulder repair with new SUTUREFIX™ Ultra all-suture based soft anchor

Thursday, February 05, 2015

Smith Nephew the global medical technology business today announced the launch of its SUTUREFIX Ultra soft suture anchor Indicated for use in both hip and shoulder labral repair this new anchor39s smaller size and soft construct allows surgeons to fine tune their repairs by adding additional anchor..

First Instance of Bi-Directional Information Sharing Between an EMR and Nurse Call System Launched by Rauland-Borg

Thursday, February 05, 2015

A new software interface launched today by the Rauland Responder critical communications solution is the first instance of a nurse call system integrating directly to a hospital patients electronic medical record providing the ability for the systems to share information bidirectionally Under curre..