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Hill-Rom announced new enhancements to its Welch Allyn Spot™ Vision Screener, enabling the device to quickly and effectively screen for vision issues in adult patients with pupil sizes as small as 3 mm. Spot Vision Screener is a handheld, portable device that makes vision screening as easy as taking a…

Renesas Electronics Corporation, a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced an expansion of its healthcare solution lineup with the launch of a new blood pressure monitoring evaluation kit. The new blood pressure monitoring evaluation kit comprises hardware and software elements needed to jump start blood pressure measurement design.…

Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among other core businesses, is enhancing the capabilities of its Knowledge Exchange System (KE) offering through the implementation of InterSystems HealthShare®. Users of the KE HL7 module will now be able to share images…

Arthrosurface® announced today that The Company received FDA 510(k) Clearance to market the OVOMotion™ Shoulder Arthroplasty System. This stemless total shoulder system provides the surgeon with an approach that results in increased exposure to the glenoid, minimizes bone removal, and is designed for patients with painful and/or severely disabled shoulder…

GIMDx, Inc., a US subsidiary of Guangzhou Improve Medical Instruments Co., Ltd., announced today that the IMPROVACUTER® Gel & Clot Activator Tube and the IMPROSAFE® Blood Collection System received an annual FDA registration renewal allowing for the continued commercial expansion and distribution of these products in the US healthcare market.…

Carlo W. Colesanti, President and CEO, announced today the launch of NextPhase Medical Devices LLC (www.nextphasemed.com), an FDA registered and certified ISO 13485 medical device contract manufacturing company working with specialized Class I, II, and III medical devices. NextPhase™ was formed through the acquisition and integration of Nexcore Technology, LLC…

Baylis Medical Company, a company that develops and manufactures medical devices that are used in cardiology, radiology and spinal procedures, will build a new facility and expand its product development, creating 233 new jobs and retaining 339 positions in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. According to Ontario provincial officials, with support from…

Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc. announced the opening of Southstone Behavioral Health, a 64-bed residential treatment center located in South Boston, Virginia. Southstone opened late in the first quarter of 2018. “Southstone and Conway Behavioral Health, which opened in December 2017, are welcome additions to the Acadia Healthcare family,” said Brent…

IDx, a privately-held AI diagnostics company, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted the company's De Novo request to market IDx-DR, an AI-based diagnostic system for the autonomous detection of diabetic retinopathy, a leading cause of blindness. IDx-DR is the first autonomous, AI-based diagnostic system…

Life Spine, a medical device company that designs, develops, manufactures and markets products for the surgical treatment of spinal disorders, announced today continued accelerated growth of their Micro-Invasive Expandable TLIF/PLIF Spacer System, ProLift. Sales in the first quarter grew 93% as compared to sales of Q1 2017. Mariusz Knap, Vice…

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