Medical Equipment This category contains releases covering the medical equipment and technology sector. Read stories regarding research, development, testing, and marketing of new medical devices. Also included are study results, news about the FDA approval process, long term follow-up data, and information on medical breakthroughs and the release of new products. Find announcements of board changes, policy decisions, and company performance, including awards won, new partnerships, financial reports, and market analysis.

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20:25 ET La División de Compensación de Trabajadores Ofrece Informe del Estado del Formulario de Medicamentos y Actualizaciones de las Pautas de Tratamiento Médico

 La División de Compensación de Trabajadores del Departamento de Relaciones Industriales (DWC/DIR por sus siglas en inglés) se...


09:15 ET Competitive Bidding Program-Derived Rates for Home Medical Equipment Trigger Even Deeper Cuts for Suppliers Serving Our Nation's Military

Home medical equipment providers who serve our nation's military personnel are being hit with shocking new Medicare reimbursement cuts thanks to...


09:10 ET Global Laboratory Reagents Strategic Business Report 2016-2022 - Focus On Select Global Players - Research and Markets

Dublin - Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Laboratory Reagents - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their...


09:00 ET Advanced Wound Care Products PuraPly™ and PuraPly Antimicrobial™ Now Available for Medicare Reimbursement in 10 States

 Organogenesis Inc., a global leader in advanced wound care innovations and technologies, today announced that its PuraPly™ and PuraPly...


09:00 ET Needle-free Delivery Technology Market Forecast 2016-2026

Analysis and Forecasts for Jet Injector Technologies and Competing Technologies Including Novel Needle Technology, Inhaler Technology and...


07:00 ET American Society of Plastic Surgeons Expo, ASPSX, Features Innovations in Beauty, Health and Wellness, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery

ASPSX, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons' new, premier expo, gives consumers a rare peek behind the curtain of aesthetic and...


Aug 25, 2016, 17:38 ET Seattle Pharmacy Group Wins National Award for Innovation and Collaboration in Healthcare

 The nation's oldest and largest national professional society of pharmacists recently announced that Seattle's Kelley-Ross Pharmacy Group was...


Aug 25, 2016, 16:10 ET Nevro to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences

 Nevro Corp. (NYSE: NVRO), a global medical device company that is providing innovative evidence-based solutions for the treatment of chronic...


Aug 25, 2016, 15:43 ET Filtration Group Expands Customer Base and Product Portfolio With Acquisition of Essentra's Porous Technologies Business

Filtration Group has agreed to acquire the Porous Technologies business of Essentra plc....


Aug 25, 2016, 15:26 ET Attorney Jonathan Emord Takes on the FDA Over Electroshock (ECT) Device

 In December 2015, the FDA issued a proposed order to down-classify the device used to deliver electroshock therapy. Today, Attorney Jonathan...


Aug 25, 2016, 10:36 ET FDA Approves Minimally Invasive Valve Replacement (TAVR) for New Group of Patients

 A new group of patients suffering from aortic stenosis is now eligible for a minimally invasive aortic valve replacement. The U.S. Food and...


Aug 25, 2016, 10:08 ET Kalorama: Three Trends That Should Worry IVD Companies

 While there are many positive factors driving the in vitro diagnostics market, according to Kalorama Information, marketers will want to be...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:45 ET Quality Healthcare is a Continuum: PPAHS Interview of Peggy Lange, RT on Intermittent vs. Continuous Monitoring

In a recent interview with Peggy Lange, RT (Director of the Respiratory Care Department, St. Cloud Hospital) conducted by the Physician-Patient...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:00 ET Former Navy SEAL David Rutherford and CEO and CTO of Reuleaux Technology Scott Nelson Join Keynote Lineup at UBM's Advanced Manufacturing Event in September

 Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) Minneapolis adds unrivaled insight from speakers David Rutherford, Former Navy SEAL Combat...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:00 ET PinnacleHealth Implants Aortic Valve to First Patients in United States after FDA Approval for Commercial Use

 Today, PinnacleHealth became the first hospital in the country to implant the EDWARDS INTUITY Elite valve, a rapid deployment device...


Aug 25, 2016, 08:00 ET BoneScalpel® Hands-On Workshop Draws 20 Surgeons at the 2016 Scoliosis Research Society Worldwide Conference in Bali, Indonesia

 Misonix, Inc. (NASDAQ: MSON), an international ultrasonic surgical device company that designs, manufactures and markets innovative...


Aug 25, 2016, 08:00 ET Bioness Vector Gait and Safety System® Receives Expanded UL Certification

 Bioness, Inc., the leading provider of cutting edge, clinically supported rehabilitation therapies, today announced that the Vector Gait and...


Aug 25, 2016, 07:10 ET Global $1.33 Billion Medical Radiation Shielding (X-Ray, Shields, Booths, Sheet Lead, Bricks, Curtain) Market 2016-2021 - Focus on Radiation Therapy, Cyclotron, Multimodality, PET, SPECT, CT, MRI - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Medical Radiation Shielding Market by Products (X-Ray, Shields, Booths, Sheet Lead,...


Aug 25, 2016, 07:00 ET Pivotal Study Results Published in New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) Confirm Safety and Efficacy of INSIGHTEC's Exablate Neuro System for the Treatment of Essential Tremor

 INSIGHTEC, the leader in MR-guided Focused Ultrasound (MRgFUS) therapy, today announced that the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) has...


Aug 25, 2016, 05:00 ET Artificial Pancreas Device System Market Worth $390 Million by 2024: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global artificial pancreas device system (APDS) market  is expected to reach USD 390 million by 2024, according to a new report by...


Aug 25, 2016, 00:13 ET Thammasat University Aims More Awards at the International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva

 Thammasat University (TU), a leading university in Thailand, aims to create more inventions to serve the society and win awards at the...


Aug 24, 2016, 16:01 ET Concord Medical Reports Financial Results for the First Half of 2016

Concord Medical Services Holdings Limited ("Concord Medical" or the "Company") (NYSE: CCM), a leading specialty hospital management solution...


Aug 24, 2016, 16:00 ET Hologic Applauds Cigna as First National Insurer to Cover Breast Tomosynthesis for Routine Breast Cancer Screening

Hologic Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) applauds Cigna's decision to cover breast tomosynthesis for routine breast cancer screening.1 Effective immediately,...


Aug 24, 2016, 15:17 ET Tyber Medical Launches Lateral Plate

 Tyber Medical, a privately held company focused on developing innovative medical devices for private label opportunities and advancing the...


Aug 24, 2016, 14:31 ET MemorialCare Health System Hospitals Rank Among California's Best in U.S. News & World Report's Listings of Best Hospitals

 In a rigorous assessment of more than 5,000 adult hospitals in the country, U.S. News & World Report recognized MemorialCare Health...