Press Releases

Building on the company's pioneering approach to digital behavior change, Omada Health today announced the availability of new programs that will help individuals control type 2 diabetes and hypertension. Adding to Omada's industry-leading diabetes prevention program, the company will now offer integrated condition management programs for enterprise and health plan…

In response to high demand for Greiner Bio-One safety products, in June 2018 the existing range will be joined by the new VACUETTE® SAFETY Winged Set. As always, the aim is to provide functional, user-friendly and patient-friendly product solutions. Butterfly set for safe blood collection Each of the VACUETTE® SAFETY…

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) today announced a major expansion plan off its main campus, calling for the construction of a new inpatient hospital in King of Prussia, Pa. Madeline Bell, President and CEO, made the announcement at a press conference held at CHOP's King of Prussia Specialty Care &…

Mizuho OSI®, a leading manufacturer of specialty surgical tables, pressure management solutions, and table-specific patient care kits, announced today that TriStar Centennial Medical Center, based in Nashville, was the first healthcare system to incorporate the Levó Head Positioning System into their operating room in order to provide better control and…

CellAegis Devices Inc., a commercial-stage medical device company advancing innovative, non-invasive, safe and cost-effective solutions for acute and chronic cardiovascular conditions, today announced completion of patient enrollment in a large-scale, investigator-sponsored trial (“ERIC-PPCI”) to further assess the efficacy of remote ischemic conditioning (“RIC”) in reducing clinical events in patients presenting…

LivaNova PLC , a market-leading medical technology company, today announced it received FDA 510(k) clearance for its MEMO 4D® semi-rigid mitral annuloplasty ring and confirmed the first implantation of the device. MEMO 4D, LivaNova’s next-generation of the MEMO device family, now offers a broader range of ring sizes from 24…

Emory Healthcare, the clinical arm of Emory University, and Kaiser Permanente will collaborate to develop a new care model that provides Kaiser Permanente members with a fully integrated health care experience, and in the process advances patient- and family-centered care in metro Atlanta and beyond. Emory University Hospital Midtown and…

Emosis, a medical device company specializing in cytomolecular diagnostics of hemostasis disorders, and 5-Diagnostics (5-D), a worldwide distributor for hemostasis products and In-Vitro Diagnostics (IVD), have signed an exclusive distribution agreement. Thanks to this agreement that covers at least 36 countries, Emosis has commenced commercialization of the first Emo-test, HIT…

Johnson & Johnson  today announced that it has accepted the binding offer from Platinum Equity, previously announced on March 16, 2018, to acquire its LifeScan business for approximately $2.1 billion. LifeScan, Inc. is a world leader in blood glucose monitoring and maker of the OneTouch® brand of products. This acceptance…

Agilent Technologies Inc today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved its Dako PD-L1 IHC 22C3 pharmDx assay for expanded use. Physicians in the United States can now gain valuable information to help them identify cervical cancer patients who are most likely to benefit from treatment…