News & Updates

  Varian Medical Systems has received FDA 510(k) clearance for its Halcyon system, its new device for cancer treatment. Halcyon simplifies and enhances virtually every aspect of image-guided volumetric intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT). “We are proud that Halcyon has now received both 510(k) clearance and CE mark,” said Kolleen Kennedy, president of Varian’s Oncology Systems […]

CHLA Director of Imaging Services to Present at ICE 2017 Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) is the top-ranked pediatric hospital in California again, based on the latest rankings announced by U.S. News & World Report. CHLA was also named to the publication’s Honor Roll of Best Children’s Hospitals, a designation bestowed on elite pediatric academic […]

Carestream Health will show its latest innovation in medical imaging – theCarestream DRX-Revolution Nano Mobile X-ray system (pending FDA 510(k) clearance) – at the upcoming AHRA conference (Booth #321). The new system will use carbon nanotube technology to deliver significantly reduced size and weight when compared to existing mobile X-ray systems. “We dramatically changed the […]

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.

  Varian Medical Systems has received FDA 510(k) clearance for its Halcyon system, its new device for cancer treatment. Halcyon simplifies and enhances virtually every aspect of image-guided volumetric intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT). “We are proud that Halcyon has now received both 510(k) clearance and CE mark,” said Kolleen Kennedy, president of Varian’s Oncology Systems […]

CHLA Director of Imaging Services to Present at ICE 2017 Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) is the top-ranked pediatric hospital in California again, based on the latest rankings announced by U.S. News & World Report. CHLA was also named to the publication’s Honor Roll of Best Children’s Hospitals, a designation bestowed on elite pediatric academic […]

Carestream Health will show its latest innovation in medical imaging – theCarestream DRX-Revolution Nano Mobile X-ray system (pending FDA 510(k) clearance) – at the upcoming AHRA conference (Booth #321). The new system will use carbon nanotube technology to deliver significantly reduced size and weight when compared to existing mobile X-ray systems. “We dramatically changed the […]

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.