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People on the Move – October 14, 2019
October 14, 2019
By Matt Skoufalos   The Chicago, Illinois-based Specialdocs Consultants named Dave Farr VP of business development and Shirin Zarinkia VP of str...
ASTM International Group Approves Guide for Cleaning Reusable Medical Devices
October 10, 2019
ASTM International’s committee on medical and surgical materials and devices (F04) has approved the third in a series of standards that help evaluat...
Artificial Intelligence Adoption and Investments Growing Rapidly Among Health Industry Leaders
October 9, 2019
Second OptumIQ survey of health care executives finds 88% increase in number who said their organizations have implemented an artificial intelligence ...
People on the Move – October 7, 2019
October 7, 2019
By Matt Skoufalos Joshua Milner has been named division chief of pediatric allergy, immunology, and rheumatology at Columbia University Vagelos Coll...
Misuse of Surgical Staplers Tops ECRI Institute’s 2020 Technology Hazards List
October 7, 2019
By ECRI PLYMOUTH MEETING, PA—ECRI Institute identified surgical stapler misuse as the number one health technology hazard in its Top 10 Health Techn...
People on the Move – October 1, 2019
October 1, 2019
By Matt Skoufalos Ventech Solutions of Columbus, Ohio added Vivek Ramakrishnan as its managing partner of new ventures. Ramakrishnan previously was t...
FDA announces participation in first two ‘Collaborative Communities’
September 26, 2019
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced participation in the first two collaborative communities; the National Evaluation System for...
People on the Move – September 23, 2019
September 26, 2019
By Matt Skoufalos The Chartis Group of Chicago, Illinois named Rob Gallo a principal of its informatics and technology practice. Prior to joining he ...
AdvaMed, MITA, MDMA and a Broad Coalition of Stakeholders Urge Congress to Permanently Repeal the Medical Device Tax
September 26, 2019
Washington, DC, September 24, 2019 --(PR.com)-- The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed), the Medical Device Manufacturers Association (M...
People on the Move – September 16, 2019
September 16, 2019
By Matt Skoufalos Accuray Incorporated of Sunnyvale, California expanded its board of directors to nine with the addition of James M. Hindman. Hindman...
People on the Move – September 10, 2019
September 10, 2019
By Matt Skoufalos The Stanford, California-based Stanford Children's Health named Rick Majzun its VP and COO. Majzun was most recently president and ...
FDA provides transparency and clarity on the Humanitarian Device Exemption pathway, helping bring more life-saving medical devices to patients in need
September 5, 2019
Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a final guidance, Humanitarian Device Exemption (HDE) Program, to provide updated information abo...
People on the Move – September 3, 2019
September 3, 2019
By Matt Skoufalos Sheryl Kashuba, chief legal officer and SVP of regulatory affairs, health policy, and government relations at UPMC Health Plan, has ...
People on the Move – August 20, 2019
August 20, 2019
By Matt Skoufalos The Human Vaccines Project of New York, New York has added former Australian Parliament member Julie Bishop to its board of director...
People on the Move – August 13, 2019
August 13, 2019
By Matt Skoufalos   Community Hospital Corporation of Plano, Texas will see its supply chain leader, Tony Ybarra, retire from that position. Ybar...
Court Dismisses Lawsuits Against Patient Warming System
August 6, 2019
3M has announced that a federal court dismissed all of the federal lawsuits against the 3M Bair Hugger system.
People on the Move – August 6, 2019
August 6, 2019
By Matt Skoufalos   The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute of Detroit, Michigan added thoracic surgeon David I. Sternberg. Sternberg also wil...
FDA: Medical Device User Fee Rates for Fiscal Year 2020
August 1, 2019
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing the fee rates and payment procedures for medical device user fees for fiscal year (FY) 2020. The ...
People on the Move – July 29, 2019
July 29, 2019
By Matt Skoufalos   Applied BioMath of Concord, Massachusetts added Alison Betts as Senior Director of Scientific Collaborations and Fellow of Mo...
People on the Move – July 23, 2019
July 23, 2019
By Matt Skoufalos   The Arizona-based Phoenix Children's Hospital has named Rajeev Bhatia chief of its pulmonology division. Bhatia joins Phoenix...
Getinge publishes Interim Report for January – June 2019
July 17, 2019
“We show strong growth and improved cash flow during the second quarter”, says Mattias Perjos, President & CEO at Getinge. “However, I am no...
FDA Appears Focused on Ethylene Oxide
July 17, 2019
A new FDA Voices entry titled “Preventing Medical Device Shortages by Ensuring Safe and Effective Sterilization in Manufacturing” is now available...
People on the Move – July 15, 2019
July 15, 2019
By Matt Skoufalos GlobalMed Group of Scottsdale, Arizona has named Robert Rennie its VP of EMEA. Rennie joins the company from Atomiton, Inc., where h...
People on the Move – July 8, 2019
July 8, 2019
By Matt Skoufalos Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) of Cold Spring Harbor, New York added Laura Slatkin to its board of trustees. Slatkin is the ...
People on the Move – July 2, 2019
July 2, 2019
By Matt Skoufalos The Marfan Foundation of Port Washington, New York appointed to its board of directors Backpack Health president, CEO, and founder J...
People on the Move – June 11, 2019
June 11, 2019
Healthcare Management Administrators (HMA) of Bellevue, Washington named Lindsay Harris to the PacMed community board, effective immediately.
Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Foundation’s $32 million gift advances Mayo Clinic research
June 4, 2019
A generous $32 million gift from the New York-based Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Foundation will enable Mayo Clinic to expand its research mission wi...
People on the Move – June 3, 2019
June 3, 2019
By Matt Skoufalos The Torrance, California-based Emmaus Life Sciences named Joseph Sherwood, III the successor to CFO Kurt Kruger, who will remain wi...
Community Hospital Corporation Named Great Place to Work
May 30, 2019
For the fourth time, Community Hospital Corporation (CHC) has been named among the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare by Becker's Hospital Review....
People on the Move – May 28, 2019
May 29, 2019
Aperture of Louisville, Kentucky named Kymberly Eide its president. Eide previously spent 11 years at Optum in product strategy and growth for provid...
Varian Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Cancer Treatment Services International
May 21, 2019
Taking an important step to accelerate innovation of new multidisciplinary solutions to address the growing global cancer burden, Varian Medical Syste...
People on the Move – May 20, 2019
May 20, 2019
Medecision of Dallas, Texas named Brett Lansing SVP and Chief Information Officer (CIO). Lansing previously was VP of IT Infrastructure and Operation...
Acertara Expands into New Facility
May 16, 2019
Acertara Acoustic Laboratories, an independent ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accredited medical ultrasound acoustic measurement, testing, and calibration laborat...
People on the Move – May 13, 2019
May 13, 2019
By Matt Skoufalos Tech Knowledge Associates of La Palma, California has added David Francoeur as SVP of Marketing and Sales. Francoeur has 30 years in...
Case Medical CEO Marcia Frieze speaks on effects of tariffs on CNN
May 13, 2019
China tariffs increase costs, disrupt supply for U.S. manufacturers including suppliers to the healthcare industry
Masimo and Mindray Announce Expanded Partnership
May 13, 2019
Mindray to Offer Masimo SET® Pulse Oximetry in its Patient Monitoring Devices in Additional Countries Beyond the United States
SHINE Breaks Ground on Medical Isotope Production Facility
May 10, 2019
Capable of Producing One-Third of Global Demand for Life-Saving Isotopes
IMT Analytics AG Celebrates Milestone
May 10, 2019
On May 1, 2019, Switzerland-based IMT Analytics AG celebrated its first birthday. It has been a year since it took over imtmedical ag’s measuring de...
HTM Industry Veteran David Francoeur Joins Tech Knowledge Associates
May 10, 2019
Healthcare Technology Management(HTM) industry leader David Francoeur has joined Tech Knowledge Associates (TKA) as Senior Vice President of Marketing...
Medtronic Enters Into Definitive Agreement to Acquire Titan Spine
May 10, 2019
Medtronic plc (MDT), a global leader in medical technology, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which it will ...
Varian Acquires CyberHeart
May 9, 2019
Varian has acquired CyberHeart, a privately-held company with intellectual property (IP) that covers the use of radiation in the heart (cardiac radioa...
ECRI Institute Launches Health Care Horizon Scanning System
May 8, 2019
ECRI Institute, an independent trusted authority on healthcare practices and products, received a 3-year contract to establish and operate a new healt...
Health Care Sector Shows More Insider Than External Attacks, Warns Verizon 2019 Data Breach Investigations Report
May 8, 2019
C-level executives – who have access to a company’s most sensitive information, are now the major focus for social engineering attacks, alerts the...
XSurgical Hosts International Headquarters Ribbon Cutting
May 8, 2019
XSurgical, a firm developing and bringing to market a remotely controlled surgical robot, welcomed officials from the city of Cambridge, the business ...
People on the Move – May 7, 2019
May 7, 2019
The Washington, D.C.-based Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA) named Sr. Mary Haddad its 10th president and CEO. Haddad is curre...
St. Joseph’s/Candler Re-Imagines Healthcare at New Pooler Campus
May 7, 2019
New iNav APP Features Indoor GPS by Connexient
Agiliti, Inc. Announces Results of Cash Tender Offer for Its Warrants
May 7, 2019
Agiliti, Inc. (“Agiliti”) today announced the results of its previously announced cash tender offer to purchase all of its outstanding warrants (t...
3M to Acquire Acelity Inc.
May 3, 2019
Acquisition Expands Presence in Advanced and Surgical Wound Care
Getinge announces a new surgical table to address orthopedic, trauma and neurosurgical needs
May 3, 2019
Getinge announces the US launch of the Maquet Yuno II, offering the versatility of multiple configurations to support advanced orthopedic techniques w...
People on the Move – April 29, 2019
April 29, 2019
Discovery Behavioral Health of Los Alamitos, California named Christian Losch the CEO at Pinelands Recovery Center of Medford, New Jersey. Losch spent...