Press Releases

Ridgefield, Conn. and Indianapolis, November 5, 2018 — Initial results from the real-world EMPagliflozin compaRative effectIveness and SafEty (EMPRISE) study showed Jardiance® was associated with a 44 percent relative risk reduction in hospitalization for heart failure (HHF) compared with…
Qindom, the Toronto-based quantum machine learning startup, announced its launch of the cloud-based quantum machine learning platform, Quantum Intelligence Toolbox ("QIT"). The platform connects Qindom's proprietary technologies and algorithms with industrial demands and powers up quantum…
DANVERS, Mass., Nov. 01, 2018 — Abiomed, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABMD), a leading provider of breakthrough heart recovery and support technologies, today reported second quarter fiscal 2019 revenue of $181.8 million, an increase of 37% compared to revenue of $132.8 million for the same period of fiscal…
Boston, Mass. – Anchored by a new vision of health, well-being and dignity for every person, in every community, Health Leads today announced the next chapter in its decades-long effort to address root causes of disease. The nonprofit social health leader has launched a new strategy designed to…
SAN FRANCISCO, October 30, 2018 – Cricket Health, a tech-enabled provider of integrated kidney care, today announced the addition of three health care industry veterans to the company’s senior leadership team. Former Fresenius Medical Care executive Robert Sepucha will be joining the company as…
Redwood City, Calif. — October 29, 2018 — Today, on World Stroke Day, iSchemaView, the worldwide leader in advanced imaging for stroke, announced that adoption of its RAPID advanced imaging platform has grown more than 100 percent year-to-date. Over 700 stroke centers around the world have now…
Berkeley, CA, Oct. 25, 2018 — Eko, creators of a heart and lung monitoring platform that combines non-invasive cardiac sensors with machine learning, has announced a collaboration with Mayo Clinic to develop a data-driven technology — using machine learning and a smart digital stethoscope — to…
CALGARY AB — OCTOBER 24, 2018 -  Calgary Scientific Inc. today announced Barry Allen has been appointed Chief Executive Officer and President. The company also announced its corporate re-branding as PureWeb Inc. to reflect the companies cloud based product line up and global reach beyond…
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Oct. 23 — HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital (Shelbyville, Ill.) contracted with HSHS service asset management partner Interstate Imaging, LLC (Evansville, Ind.) to acquire and install a Carestream Q-Rad DRX Digital X-ray System and upgrade existing portable X-ray and radiography/…
STAMFORD, Conn., Oct. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc., a leading provider of Enterprise Imaging and Medical Informatics solutions, continues to see growth as the Enterprise Imaging partner of choice for several healthcare organizations across the nation. Fujifilm…
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Oct. 23 — HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital (Shelbyville, Ill.) contracted with HSHS service asset management partner Interstate Imaging, LLC (Evansville, Ind.) to acquire and install a Carestream Q-Rad DRX Digital X-ray System and upgrade existing portable X-ray and radiography/…
Amsterdam, the Netherlands and San Antonio, U.S. – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, is showcasing its new suite of radiation oncology systems and software at the American Society for Radiation Oncology’s (ASTRO) 60th Annual Meeting and Exhibition in San…
DUBLIN — October 23, 2018 — Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) today announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the Valiant Navion(TM) thoracic stent graft system for the minimally invasive repair of all lesions of the descending thoracic aorta, including thoracic…
Englewood, Colo. (October 22, 2018) – Today, Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) proudly announces its 2018-2019 Board of Directors. The new Board includes leading healthcare business executives from across the nation. A group of men and women with diverse backgrounds and expertise that…
San Antonio, Texas — Oct 18, 2018 — At the 60th annual meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), Oct. 21-24 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Siemens Healthineers debuts the RT Pro edition for Biograph Vision™ – a version of the company’s new…
DUBLIN — October 21, 2018 — Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) announced today that its co-founder, Earl E. Bakken, passed away peacefully on October 21, 2018 at his home on Kiholo Bay on the Big Island of Hawaii. He was 94 years old. "Today we are saddened by the passing of Earl Bakken, but we also…
STAMFORD, Connecticut, Oct. 21, 2018  — FUJIFILM Medical Systems USA, Inc., a leading provider of diagnostic imaging and medical informatics solutions, today introduced the FCT Embrace. Powered by Analogic, the FCT Embrace is the world's first 85cm wide bore computed tomography (CT) imaging unit…
LOUISVILLE, Colo. – October 16, 2018 – Global Healthcare Exchange, LLC(GHX), a healthcare business and data automation company, has added two senior executives to support and amplify the company’s growth plans. New executives include Bob McCarthy, senior vice president of Strategy and Corporate…
STAMFORD, Conn.— FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc., a leading provider of diagnostic imaging and medical informatics solutions, today introduced the FCT Embrace. Powered by Analogic, the FCT Embrace is the world’s first 85cm wide bore computed tomography (CT) imaging unitwith 64 or 128 slice…
TUSTIN, Calif.—At this year’s American Society of Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) annual meeting in San Antonio, Texas, October 21-24, 2018 (Booth #3737), Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc. will showcase its recently FDA-cleared Aquilion PrecisionTM, the world’s first Ultra-High Resolution CT system.…
Janesville, WI – SHINE Medical Technologies Inc. (SHINE), a Wisconsin-based company dedicated to being the world leader in the safe, clean, affordable production of medical isotopes, and Phoenix LLC, manufacturer of the world’s strongest compact neutron generators, announced today that Phoenix…