Press Releases

VALHALLA, N.Y., Dec. 17, 2018 — Retia Medical, LLC, a medical device company focused on advancing the quality and clinical use of hemodynamic monitoring, today announced that its Argos Cardiac Output (CO) Monitor has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration 510k clearance and is now available…
RIDGEFIELD, Conn. and INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 13, 2018 — The Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI) is leading a new clinical study to optimize care for people with type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease through evaluation of a multidisciplinary approach at cardiology clinics across the U.S. The…
WASHINGTON (December 11, 2018) — The Health Care Cost Institute is pleased to announce the appointment of two new board members, Amy Finkelstein and Marshall Votta, to further accelerate HCCI’s vision and priorities as it enters 2019. “We are thrilled to welcome Amy and Marshall, who are true…
HAIFA, Israel and MIAMI, December 10, 2018––INSIGHTEC®, a global medical technology innovator of incisionless surgery, today announced expansion of its executive management team. Dr. Arjun Desai joins in the newly formed position of Chief Strategic Innovation Officer and Jack Campo as Chief…
Lunit, a medical AI software company, today announced new members of its advisory board, world-renowned medical experts, Drs. Eliot Siegel, Linda Moy, and Khan Siddiqui. “We welcome Drs. Siegel, Moy, and Siddiqui as our advisors,” said Brandon Suh, CEO of Lunit. “We are proud to have such…
DUBLIN — December 10, 2018 — Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT), the global leader in medical technology, today announced it has been named one of America's Most JUST Companies in 2018, according to Forbes magazine and JUST Capital, a nonprofit that ranks publicly-traded corporations on the issues…
RALEIGH, N.C., Dec. 7, 2018—Contego Medical announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance for its Vanguard IEP® Peripheral Balloon Angioplasty System with Integrated Embolic Protection. Contego Medical is a medical device company developing and…
REDWOOD CITY, Calif.— HeartFlow, Inc. today announced the start of the Prospective Randomized Trial of the Optimal Evaluation of Cardiac Symptoms and Revascularization (PRECISE) trial. The first patient was enrolled by Michael C. Turner, M.D., at Imperial Health Cardiovascular Specialists in…
MINNEAPOLIS, MN––(December 6, 2018)––International law firm Dorsey & Whitney LLP is pleased to announce that Ronald Amodeo has joined the Firm as an Expert Advisor with Dorsey Health Strategies (DHS), a healthcare consulting firm affiliated with Dorsey & Whitney.   Mr. Amodeo was…
Jacksonville, FL (December 5, 2018) – Nemours Children’s Health System announced today the appointment of Mary M. Lee, MD, as Enterprise Chief Scientific Officer for the multi-state pediatric health system. Dr. Lee, who has served Nemours as an Enterprise Vice President and Physician-in-Chief of…
VA Puget Sound Health Care System and GE Healthcare are working to reduce the time it takes for radiologists to create 3D-printed models and prosthetics from hours to minutes 3D printing solutions help radiologists better visualize patient anatomy and disease for diagnosis, surgical and…
ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Privia Health (“Privia”), announced today that Mark Foulke has joined the company as Executive Vice President, Transformational Value-Based Care. Mr. Foulke joins Privia from Cigna-HealthSpring where he held the role of Chief Operating Officer and Market Manager…
BTG plc (LSE: BTG), the global healthcare company, today announced the first patients outside of a clinical trial have been successfully implanted with the BTG Sentry device – the world’s first bioconvertible IVC filter. The BTG Sentry filter is designed to provide protection from Pulmonary…
New York, N.Y. – AiCure, a behavioral data analytics company targeting the healthcare and life sciences industries, today announced its revenue growth more than doubled year-over-year from 2017. This growth comes from a significant client increase – having added eight leading biotechnology and…
DUBLIN — December 3, 2018 — Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) today announced the first patient treated in the TERMINATE AF trial, a multi-center study evaluating two surgical ablation devices — the Cardioblate(TM) Irrigated RF (IRF) System and the CryoFlex(TM) Surgical Ablation System — for the…
Nov 28, 2018 | Submitted by: GE Healthcare
What’s New: Intel and GE Healthcare* are teaming up to deliver artificial intelligence (AI) solutions across multiple medical imaging formats to help prioritize and streamline patient care. By leveraging the Intel® Distribution of OpenVINO™ toolkit running on Intel® processor-based X-ray systems…
Nov 28, 2018 | Submitted by: Carestream
CHICAGO, Nov. 27 — Carestream Health demonstrated its expanding portfolio of sophisticated medical imaging and healthcare IT systems designed to enhance the diagnostic review of X-ray exams and expedite delivery of results to physicians and their patients at the annual Radiological Society of…
Santa Monica, CA, Nov. 27, 2018 - BioSig Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSGM), a medical device company developing a proprietary biomedical signal processing platform designed to address an unmet technology need for the $4.6 billion electrophysiology (EP) marketplace, today announced that the…
CHICAGO, Nov. 26, 2018 — At the Radiological Society of North America’s (RSNA) 104th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, Nuance Communications, Inc. today announced that, in less than one year since its introduction, the Artificial Intelligence (AI) Marketplace for Diagnostic Imaging (“AI…
NEW YORK and CHICAGO, IL (RSNA) — November 26, 2018 — Ambra Health, makers of the leading cloud-based, medical image management suite, today announced a new collaboration with Google Cloud to advance healthcare research with anonymized medical imaging data. Leveraging Google Cloud’s Healthcare…
Nov 26, 2018 | Submitted by: Siemens Healthineers
During the 104th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), Nov. 25-30 at Chicago’s McCormick Place, Siemens Healthineers showcases the new planned AI-based features with its mammography reading and reporting solution, syngo.Breast Care.1 These…