News & Updates

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the MAGNETOM Vida 3 Tesla (3T) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner from Siemens Healthineers, which features new BioMatrix technology that addresses inherent anatomical and physiological differences among patients, as well as user variability. By reducing this variability among patients and users, the scanner’s BioMatrix technology can lower […]

GE Chairman and CEO Jeff Immelt has announced the appointment of Kieran Murphy as president and CEO of GE Healthcare, effective immediately. Murphy is currently president and CEO of GE Healthcare Life Sciences. Murphy succeeds John Flannery who has been appointed CEO and chairman elect of GE. He will replace John Flannery who is replacing Immelt. Immelt […]

  Varian Medical Systems is spotlighting its new Halcyon radiotherapy treatment system at the 2017 meeting of DEGRO, the German radiation oncology society, which takes place in Berlin from June 15-18. In addition to this new treatment device, Varian will also be exhibiting its full range of solutions for radiotherapy, radiosurgery, brachytherapy and proton therapy. […]

  Tru-D SmartUVC, which was recently validated by the first and only randomized clinical trial on UV disinfection, will attend and exhibit at APIC 2017, June 14-16 in Portland, Oregon. Each year, APIC delivers the largest annual conference of infection preventionists from across the U.S., and Tru-D invites the more than 2,500 attendees to stop […]

After announcing the planned expansion of its Population Health Management (PHM) offerings through the acquisition of San Francisco-based company, Medicalis Corporation, Siemens Healthineers confirmed that the official closing of the deal occurred June 1, 2017. In integrating Medicalis’ offerings into its PHM portfolio, Siemens Healthineers gains the expertise and solutions to provide workflow orchestration and […]

Intuitive Surgical’s new da Vinci X Surgical System has received FDA clearance in the United States. The da Vinci X System will provide surgeons and hospitals with access to some of the most advanced robotic-assisted surgery technology at a lower cost. FDA clearance of the da Vinci X System follows CE Mark, which was announced […]

Stryker-Industry-Updates

Stryker has announced the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Cactus LLC, the manufacturer of the Smart Sink, Pharma Lock and Pharma Lock O.R. Controlled Substance Waste Management Systems.

Siemens-Healthineers-Industry-Updates

Siemens Healthineers has signed an agreement to acquire Medicalis Corporation. Siemens Healthineers plans to expand its population health management portfolio with the acquisition of Medicalis.

3.0T MRI SIGNA Premier

GE Healthcare showcased the SIGNA Premier wide bore 3.0T magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system. It is 510(k) pending at U.S. FDA.

Advanced Cooling Therapy (ACT) has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for use of its Esophageal Cooling Device (ECD) with the Altrix Precision Temperature Management System by Stryker.

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the MAGNETOM Vida 3 Tesla (3T) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner from Siemens Healthineers, which features new BioMatrix technology that addresses inherent anatomical and physiological differences among patients, as well as user variability. By reducing this variability among patients and users, the scanner’s BioMatrix technology can lower […]

GE Chairman and CEO Jeff Immelt has announced the appointment of Kieran Murphy as president and CEO of GE Healthcare, effective immediately. Murphy is currently president and CEO of GE Healthcare Life Sciences. Murphy succeeds John Flannery who has been appointed CEO and chairman elect of GE. He will replace John Flannery who is replacing Immelt. Immelt […]

  Varian Medical Systems is spotlighting its new Halcyon radiotherapy treatment system at the 2017 meeting of DEGRO, the German radiation oncology society, which takes place in Berlin from June 15-18. In addition to this new treatment device, Varian will also be exhibiting its full range of solutions for radiotherapy, radiosurgery, brachytherapy and proton therapy. […]

  Tru-D SmartUVC, which was recently validated by the first and only randomized clinical trial on UV disinfection, will attend and exhibit at APIC 2017, June 14-16 in Portland, Oregon. Each year, APIC delivers the largest annual conference of infection preventionists from across the U.S., and Tru-D invites the more than 2,500 attendees to stop […]

After announcing the planned expansion of its Population Health Management (PHM) offerings through the acquisition of San Francisco-based company, Medicalis Corporation, Siemens Healthineers confirmed that the official closing of the deal occurred June 1, 2017. In integrating Medicalis’ offerings into its PHM portfolio, Siemens Healthineers gains the expertise and solutions to provide workflow orchestration and […]

Intuitive Surgical’s new da Vinci X Surgical System has received FDA clearance in the United States. The da Vinci X System will provide surgeons and hospitals with access to some of the most advanced robotic-assisted surgery technology at a lower cost. FDA clearance of the da Vinci X System follows CE Mark, which was announced […]

Stryker-Industry-Updates

Stryker has announced the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Cactus LLC, the manufacturer of the Smart Sink, Pharma Lock and Pharma Lock O.R. Controlled Substance Waste Management Systems.

Siemens-Healthineers-Industry-Updates

Siemens Healthineers has signed an agreement to acquire Medicalis Corporation. Siemens Healthineers plans to expand its population health management portfolio with the acquisition of Medicalis.

3.0T MRI SIGNA Premier

GE Healthcare showcased the SIGNA Premier wide bore 3.0T magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system. It is 510(k) pending at U.S. FDA.

Advanced Cooling Therapy (ACT) has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for use of its Esophageal Cooling Device (ECD) with the Altrix Precision Temperature Management System by Stryker.