Industry Updates

Staff report As part of Fiscal Year 2020 Appropriations Legislation, President Donald Trump signed a bill that repealed the medical device tax. “The government funding bills I just signed into law contain big victories for my Administration and the American people. They enable us to continue to advance our pro-growth, pro-worker, pro-family, America First agenda,” […]

Washington, DC, December 19, 2019 –(PR.com)– The Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) today commended Senate lawmakers for approving a provision to permanently repeal the medical device tax in the year-end spending agreement recently passed by the House of Representatives. Immediately after the vote, Dennis Durmis, SVP – Radiology Head of Americas Region, Bayer and […]

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Another step forward in implementing the 2025 strategy Only FDA cleared and CE marked robotic system for endo-vascular coronary and peripheral vascular interventions Siemens Healthineers AG completed the acquisition of 100 percent of Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. effective October 29, 2019. Prior to the closing of the acquisition, Corindus held a shareholders’ meeting on October […]

“We are grateful for the China government’s determination to fight cancer and its recognition of the positive impact of radiotherapy treatments,” said Dow Wilson, president and chief executive officer, Varian. “Varian envisions a world without fear of cancer, and we are committed to empowering our users to achieve new victories against cancer with our cancer […]

Guidance released in celebration of International Patient Safety Day, September 17 PLYMOUTH MEETING, PA—ECRI Institute, an independent, trusted authority on medical practices and products, has released its first international device evaluations just five months after opening its International Research Centre in Malaysia. ECRI established the international laboratory to rigorously evaluate medical devices used across all […]

Washington, DC, September 24, 2019 –(PR.com)– The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed), the Medical Device Manufacturers Association (MDMA), the Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) and a broad coalition of medical innovators, physician inventors, patient groups, and others sent a letter to congressional leadership today urging them to permanently repeal the medical device excise tax. “The United […]

3M has announced that a federal court dismissed all of the federal lawsuits against the 3M Bair Hugger system.

Mayo Clinic and Boston Scientific Corp. have launched a new venture to accelerate the development of medical technology and new minimally invasive treatments for many health conditions that impede quality and longevity of life.

“We show strong growth and improved cash flow during the second quarter”, says Mattias Perjos, President & CEO at Getinge. “However, I am not satisfied with the margins, and we will intensify our efforts to strengthen the profitability of the operations in general.” Getinge is today reporting an increase in organic sales by 4.0% and […]

South Jersey Residents to Receive Greater Access to Care through Coordinated, Complementary Services Effective July 1, 2019, Virtua has assumed ownership of Lourdes Health System, a transaction that reshapes health care in South Jersey. With its expanded portfolio of services and facilities, Virtua has amplified its reach and reinforced its capacity to provide comprehensive, trusted […]

Staff report As part of Fiscal Year 2020 Appropriations Legislation, President Donald Trump signed a bill that repealed the medical device tax. “The government funding bills I just signed into law contain big victories for my Administration and the American people. They enable us to continue to advance our pro-growth, pro-worker, pro-family, America First agenda,” […]

Washington, DC, December 19, 2019 –(PR.com)– The Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) today commended Senate lawmakers for approving a provision to permanently repeal the medical device tax in the year-end spending agreement recently passed by the House of Representatives. Immediately after the vote, Dennis Durmis, SVP – Radiology Head of Americas Region, Bayer and […]

Siemens-Healthineers-Industry-Updates

Another step forward in implementing the 2025 strategy Only FDA cleared and CE marked robotic system for endo-vascular coronary and peripheral vascular interventions Siemens Healthineers AG completed the acquisition of 100 percent of Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. effective October 29, 2019. Prior to the closing of the acquisition, Corindus held a shareholders’ meeting on October […]

“We are grateful for the China government’s determination to fight cancer and its recognition of the positive impact of radiotherapy treatments,” said Dow Wilson, president and chief executive officer, Varian. “Varian envisions a world without fear of cancer, and we are committed to empowering our users to achieve new victories against cancer with our cancer […]

Guidance released in celebration of International Patient Safety Day, September 17 PLYMOUTH MEETING, PA—ECRI Institute, an independent, trusted authority on medical practices and products, has released its first international device evaluations just five months after opening its International Research Centre in Malaysia. ECRI established the international laboratory to rigorously evaluate medical devices used across all […]

Washington, DC, September 24, 2019 –(PR.com)– The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed), the Medical Device Manufacturers Association (MDMA), the Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) and a broad coalition of medical innovators, physician inventors, patient groups, and others sent a letter to congressional leadership today urging them to permanently repeal the medical device excise tax. “The United […]

3M has announced that a federal court dismissed all of the federal lawsuits against the 3M Bair Hugger system.

Mayo Clinic and Boston Scientific Corp. have launched a new venture to accelerate the development of medical technology and new minimally invasive treatments for many health conditions that impede quality and longevity of life.

“We show strong growth and improved cash flow during the second quarter”, says Mattias Perjos, President & CEO at Getinge. “However, I am not satisfied with the margins, and we will intensify our efforts to strengthen the profitability of the operations in general.” Getinge is today reporting an increase in organic sales by 4.0% and […]

South Jersey Residents to Receive Greater Access to Care through Coordinated, Complementary Services Effective July 1, 2019, Virtua has assumed ownership of Lourdes Health System, a transaction that reshapes health care in South Jersey. With its expanded portfolio of services and facilities, Virtua has amplified its reach and reinforced its capacity to provide comprehensive, trusted […]