Press Releases

Apollo Endosurgery, Inc., a global leader in less invasive medical devices for bariatric and gastrointestinal procedures, today announced the sale of its Surgical product line, which consists of the Lap-Band® adjustable gastric banding system and other accessories used in laparoscopic bariatric surgery, to ReShape Lifesciences Inc. (“ReShape”) (Nasdaq: RSLS). The…

Varian announced the Phoenix Cyberknife and Radiation Oncology Center in Phoenix, AZ recently completed its first HyperArc™ High Definition Radiotherapy (HDRT) treatments for two recent post-operative cancer patients at its facility.  A new type of radiosurgery treatment solution, HyperArc is designed to automate and simplify sophisticated treatments such as stereotactic…

Imagion Biosystems Limited , a company dedicated to improving healthcare through the earlier detection of cancer, and Planet Innovation, a healthtech innovation and commercialization company, are pleased to announce that they have entered into a Master Service Agreement that will have Planet Innovation's world class engineering and product development team…

Emergence Health Network (EHN) and Valera Health team up to fill huge unmet needs in the Texas behavioral healthcare marketplace. EHN, a leader in community mental health in El Paso County, Texas, and Valera Health, a Brooklyn-based start-up, partner to co-develop a comprehensive virtual behavioral health program using analytics, digital…

NextGate, the global leader in healthcare enterprise identification, announced today that Valley Health System has selected its Enterprise Master Patient Index (EMPI) to eliminate costly duplicate records and provide automated medical record matching. The solution will enable significant improvements in coordinated care delivery and outcomes for New Jersey-based Valley Health…

Copeman Healthcare is delighted to welcome Dr. Lauren Fineman, Dr. Jenn Kirker, and Dr. Gerhard Strydom as its newest physicians. All three physicians will be active members of the Copeman roster by January 2019 and bring with them a wealth of knowledge and expertise that will accelerate Copeman’s growth trajectory…

New MR Compatibility Has the Potential to Enable More Patients Across the Globe to Achieve Cut-Free Brain Surgery Siemens Healthineers, a leading provider of medical technology and diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, and INSIGHTEC®, a global innovator in cut-free surgery, today announced that Exablate Neuro ™ CE approved, compatible with Siemens…

DentaQuest, the nation’s leading purpose-driven oral health company, today announced it has entered into a first-of-its-kind agreement in Texas to administer a contract under the state’s Medicaid program using a value-based care and payment model. The contract with Brident Dental, which supports 34 affiliated dental offices in 11 Texas counties,…

Reddington Hospital, Victoria Island, Lagos has unveiled a new and upgraded surgery and critical care facility. The centre known as the Davidson Specialist Surgery and Critical Care Centre was formally opened by Ms. Laure Beaufils, British Deputy High Commissioner to Nigeria in a ceremony on Thursday December 6, 2018. The…

Workpath, a technology company that helps healthcare organizations distribute work opportunities to their labor, announced today the launch of a clinical data exchange platform designed to automate requests from providers needing in-home phlebotomy clinical lab services for their patients. Last year, Workpath worked with its partners to create a full…