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Sep 16, 2013, 08:00 ET On 25th Anniversary of IHS-RIVA[1], Health Robotics' Issues Side-by-Side Comparisons of Competitors' IV Automation

On the 25th anniversary of the first RIVA announcement in Winnipeg [1989], Health Robotics thought appropriate and timely to review the 25-year...


Aug 26, 2013, 08:00 ET Pharmacy Purchasing & Products National 2013 Survey: "Health Robotics Leapt into # 1 Spot for IV Robots"

Clearly surpassing Intelligent Hospital Systems-RIVA and Baxter-IntelliFill, Health Robotics considerably improved from prior year's 2012 PP&P's...


Aug 19, 2013, 08:00 ET Health Robotics Publishes 6-Month Schedule for Future Symposia: MedAssets, CHSP, ASHP, EAHP, and ISOPP

Health Robotics announced its upcoming schedule for pharmacy industry events, [http://www.health-robotics.com/en/about-health-robotics/events/]...


Aug 12, 2013, 08:00 ET Health Robotics' Announces Memorial Care's [CA] 57% Savings From Ameridose's Switch to i.v.STATION Robot

Health Robotics recently announced that Memorial Care Health System in Long Beach released to Health Robotics' User Group an ROI study focused on 57% ...


Jul 25, 2013, 08:00 ET Health Robotics Publishes its 572 European Gravimetric Drug Vial Database for its Sterile Compounding Robots

Health Robotics recently released to the pharmacy community at large, its European Database[1] of 572 supported and "Live" drug vials for Automated...


Jul 15, 2013, 08:00 ET Health Robotics Reports All-Time Record 105 New Sales in 2Q 2013, Including 67 North American Contracts

Health Robotics reported that its 2nd Generation Sterile Compounding Devices continued to dominate the market, accounting for 105 new contracts in...


Jul 01, 2013, 08:00 ET Health Robotics Releases American "Live" Drug Database for its Second Generation Sterile Compounding Devices

In the wake of troubling and widespread events within the pharmacy outsourcing industry in the United States, Health Robotics recently decided to...


Jun 24, 2013, 09:00 ET LeeSar Compounding Center's Safety and Cost Benefits With i.v.STATION Robot Featured at Gannett's News-Press

Gannett's News Press yesterday released a news article including a video of how Health Robotics' i.v.STATION Robot customer LeeSar Compounding...


May 30, 2013, 10:00 ET Health Robotics Releases ASHP's IV Robotics Vendor Survey [2013] In Preparation for ASHP's Summer Meeting

Health Robotics today released to the pharmacy community its official answers to the ASHP's IV Robotics Vendor Survey[2013], in conjunction with its...


May 20, 2013, 09:14 ET American Pharmacy Magazine Article [Sponsored by Intelligent Hospital Systems] Compares i.v.STATION Robot to IHS' RIVA

The May 2013 issue of Pharmacy Practice News (Volume 40) features an article sponsored by Intelligent Hospital Systems, and authored by Steve...


May 08, 2013, 08:00 ET Local Government Announces Cost and Safety Benefits of First i.v.STATION Robot at University Hospital in African Continent

Health Robotics' i.v.STATION Robot continued on its undeterred path to collect endorsements and customer testimonials from pharmacists all over the...


May 01, 2013, 08:00 ET Health Robotics Appoints Gordon Meyer to Board of Directors

Health Robotics today announced the appointment of Gordon Meyer to its Board of Directors. Mr. Meyer has more than 30 years' experience in the health ...


Apr 22, 2013, 08:00 ET Health Robotics Reports 28 New Agreements in 1Q2013, Including 18 Contracts in the United States of America

Health Robotics reported 28 new contracts in 1Q2013, including 12 new Robots [versus 6 Robots in 1Q2012; 8 for Oncology and 4 for non-hazardous IVs]...


Apr 15, 2013, 08:00 ET Health Robotics Expands IV Bag Support to Hospira's LifeCareTM; Cuts Fresenius Support After RIVA Decision

Health Robotics today announced that in response to competitive trends and overwhelming customer demand, it recently added support for LifeCare,...


Apr 03, 2013, 08:00 ET Health Robotics' Convention Demonstrations at Amerinet [Orlando], ASHP [Minneapolis], and Premier [San Antonio]

Health Robotics today announced the already scheduled Pharmacy Symposium demonstrations [including private demos] of its world-leading Robots and IV...


Mar 28, 2013, 08:00 ET Health Robotics Appoints Steve Thomas to Board of Directors

Health Robotics today announced the appointment of Steve Thomas to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. Mr. Thomas spent 15 years in the...


Mar 05, 2013, 08:00 ET Amerinet Choice Awards Health Robotics With 5-Year Sole-Source Contract for IV Robotics and IV Workflow

Amerinet Choice®, the preferred portfolio subsidiary of Amerinet, announced a new five-year exclusive agreement with Health Robotics for its...


Feb 14, 2013, 08:00 ET Health Robotics Reports 106 Total New Sales in 2012, Including 27 New Sales in 4Q, Beating FY2011 Record

For FY2012 Health Robotics today reported 39 new Robot sales [22 for Oncology, and 17 for non-hazardous IVs] plus 67 i.v.SOFT workflow software...


Feb 07, 2013, 08:00 ET Health Robotics Expands into Qatar with i.v.STATION Robot Pediatric Installation at Hamad's Al-Wakra Hospital

Health Robotics reported today its first positive results originating from its 2012 change in distribution channels within the Gulf Cooperation...


Feb 04, 2013, 08:00 ET Tosho Expands Japan's Exclusive Partnership With Health Robotics to 15 Additional Years, Including Manufacturing

Health Robotics reported today that it had signed in November and December of 2012 two long-term contract extensions of its exclusive partnership...


Jan 29, 2013, 09:00 ET Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids Launches Health Robotics' First i.v.STATION ONCO Robot in North America

Health Robotics reported today that Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa issued today a press release to celebrate the launch of the first...


Jan 21, 2013, 08:00 ET Oncology Robotics Live Patient Doses. Health Robotics: 343,815 Doses; Intelligent Hospital Systems/RIVA: 1 Dose

Health Robotics reported today that it conducted a retrospective review of records for all "live" patient doses at its global Oncology Robot...


Dec 27, 2012, 08:07 ET Health Robotics Issues Price Increase in Compliance With The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA)

Health Robotics today announced that, effective January 1, 2013, it will fully comply with The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA),...


Dec 17, 2012, 08:00 ET University of Tennessee Medical Center Selects Health Robotics' i.v.STATION Robot and i.v.SOFT

 Health Robotics today announced that the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville [UTMC] has joined the growing number of American...


Nov 29, 2012, 09:00 ET Health Robotics Reports i.v.STATION "Live" Installation at Wyoming Medical Center Within 12 Weeks from Contract

Health Robotics today reported a new i.v.STATION "Go Live" in record time at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper, Wyoming. This quick implementation...