Press Releases

Agfa HealthCare announces today that it has collaborated in delivering a system-wide DoseMonitor automated software implementation, integrated with their IMPAX platform, to the Veterans Integrated Service Networks 19 (VISN 19). Contracts for DoseMonitor have already been awarded by VISN 21 and…
DUBLIN — November 8, 2018 — Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) today announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval to begin a clinical trial to evaluate the Symplicity Spyral(TM) renal denervation system in patients with high blood pressure (hypertension) who are already prescribed anti-…
Sandy, UT – October 24, 2018 12:00 p.m. ET – Mingle Analytics Inc., a pioneer in Medicare quality reporting, and SilverVue, Inc., a leading supplier of care management software, today announce their merger. Mingle Health is a new company focused on transforming value-based healthcare delivery by…
Collective Health today announced that Karen Boone, former President, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer of RH, has joined its Board of Directors. Karen brings more than 20 years of experience in financial planning, and has led administrative functions including oversight of human…
DUBLIN and LAS VEGAS — November 6, 2018 — Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) data presented today reinforce the durability, safety, and effectiveness of the IN.PACT(TM) Admiral(TM) drug-coated balloon (DCB) in patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD) in the superficial femoral (SFA) and popliteal…
MARLBOROUGH, Mass. (November 6, 2018) — Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) today announced clinical outcomes from the IMPERIAL Long Lesion Sub-study demonstrating that the Eluvia™ Drug-Eluting Vascular Stent System is safe and effective in treating patients with long, complex, calcified lesions…
Nov 06, 2018 | Submitted by: Siemens Healthineers
Siemens Healthineers has announced the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of the Cios Spin, a new mobile C-arm that delivers precise 3D images for intraoperative quality assurance. By enabling surgeons to perform intraoperative corrections based on 3D images and confirm their results,…
INDIANAPOLIS, November 5, 2018 – Trulicity® (dulaglutide) significantly reduced major adverse cardiovascular events (MACE), a composite endpoint of cardiovascular (CV) death, non-fatal myocardial infarction (heart attack) or non-fatal stroke, meeting the primary efficacy objective in the…
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…