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Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Analog Devices and LifeQ Collaborate to Improve Effectiveness of Body Monitoring Devices in Health Management

April 28, 2016

NORWOOD, Mass. - Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) today announced a collaboration with LifeQ to develop technology that will make it possible for non-invasive body monitoring devices to provide highly accurate physiological data that currently is only available through the use of expensive, invasive and hard-to-access equipment. By combining the market-leading engineering and innovation of Analog... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

AirStrip Milestone: Four Million Births Supported in U.S. to Date

April 28, 2016

First 'AirStrip babies' turn 10 years old as company expands digital health footprint via AirStreams™, international availability and AirStrip® Sense4Baby™ SAN ANTONIO - Clinicians have used AirStrip® to monitor four million births in the U.S. to date, with another 533,000 births expected to be monitored in 2016. Company officials announced the milestone today using calculations... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment

Push-In Foam Earplugs ensure proper fit.

April 12, 2016

Designed to protect against noise-induced hearing loss, Howard Leight TrustFit™ Pod Push-in Foam Earplugs feature ergonomic stem and dimpled foam tip so they can be fully inserted and removed without picking up dirt from worker's fingers. Contoured paddle fits naturally between finger and thumb, even when wearing lightweight work gloves. Available in both uncorded and corded versions, earplugs provide NRR 28 dB, Canada Class A(L) hearing protection, and may be cleaned and reused. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Vision Systems

Olympus Introduces Light and Boom Portfolio to Support Big Screen Surgery

April 7, 2016

Through the Olympus and AMICO Distribution Agreement Surgical lighting, Equipment Booms, Patient Lift, and Other Infrastructure Products Provide System Integration Platform for the OR of the Future CENTER VALLEY, Pa. - Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among other core businesses, announced today it now... Read More

Automatic ID, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment

Tektone® and Accutech Announce All-in-one Nurse Call/Wander Management Solution

March 16, 2016

Franklin, NC — TekTone® launches Tek-CARE®700 Wander Management System, providing reliable elopement protection to a variety of facilities.  TekTone® announces a partnership with industry leading Accutech Security, manufacturer of perimeter-based, RFID-enabled elopement systems. TekTone® is releasing a comprehensive integrated nurse call and wander management system to TekTone® Elite... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Services, Software

Plexus Technology Group Presents Electronic Anesthesia Documentation System at HIMSS16

March 3, 2016

JACKSON, Miss. – Plexus Technology Group, LLC (Plexus TG), a market-leading provider of Anesthesia Information Management Systems (AIMS), is pleased to announce they will be attending the 2016 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Annual Conference and Exhibition, held February 29 - March 4 at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. This five-day event includes... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Textile Industry Products

Sonobond Ultrasonics Enters Incontinence Market

March 2, 2016

SeamMaster® High Profile Ultrasonic Sewing Machines Help Manufacturers Produce Leak-Proof Seams in Underwear Used for Bedwetting Protection WEST CHESTER, Pennsylvania – Sonobond Ultrasonics announced today that its SeamMaster® High Profile Ultrasonic Sewing Machines are being used to help assemble children’s underwear used for bedwetting protection. Several dozen machines have been... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Biosensor-Based Monitor detects early patient deterioration.

February 25, 2016

Monitoring solution for at-risk patients in low-acuity hospital settings, such general ward helps caregivers detect early signs of patient deterioration and fosters early intervention. Connected medical-grade biosensor automatically and continuously measures clinically relevant vital signs and transmits collected data to clinical decision support application. Software can be configured to notify appropriate caregiver or clinician when preset limits are exceeded. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Evana Automation Launches New Validation Program to Assist Healthcare Product Manufacturers with Meeting FDA Regulations during the Implementation of Automated Manufacturing Equipment

February 18, 2016

The Evana Validation Process (EVP)℠ helps healthcare product manufacturers avoid costly mistakes, bridge departmental silos, and expedite time-to-market   Evansville, Indiana – Evana Automation Specialists, a leading Systems Integrator and builder of custom, automated assembly and test systems, recently launched a new validation program to assist healthcare product manufacturers... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Ballistocardiography Sensors offer continuous monitoring.

February 16, 2016

Designed for contact-less patient monitoring in elderly care centers and hospitals, Series SCA10H and SCA11H utilize MEMS accelerometers to provide vital sign information such as heart rate, heart rate variation, relative stroke volume, respiration rate, and bed occupancy. SCA10H-D01 solderable PCB module houses accelerometer and microcontroller with embedded algorithms, while SCA11H-A01 includes SCA10H module coupled with Wi-Fi transceiver packaged in IP55-rated waterproof enclosure. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Protective Insoles provide cushioning comfort and support.

February 2, 2016

Suitable for work boots and both casual and athletic shoes, Ergo Shield Insoles are firm, yet flexible, with shock-absorbing gel that softens impact of each step to alleviate pain. Each insole incorporates dual-layer VCT® Variable Cushioning Technology consisting of micro-cellular foam formulation. Ergonomic heel cradle and built-in arch support optimize structure and stability of foot to help relieve pain and prevent injuries, while anti-microbial top fabric minimizes heat and friction. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Hendrick Health System Deploys Excel Medical's BedComm MVC(TM) Solution for Wireless Vital Sign Capture and Integration of GE Dinamaps with Allscripts EMR

December 10, 2015

JUPITER, Fla. and ABILENE, Texas - Excel Medical, the leader in Next Generation Medical Device Integration™, today announced that Texas-based Hendrick Health System (Hendrick) has completed an initial deployment of its BedComm Mobile Vitals Capture (MVC) solution. The installation streamlines automation of nursing documentation and data integration for more than 135 vital signs monitors... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Packaging Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services

New Omnicell Analytics and Central Pharmacy Offerings Showcased at Annual ASHP Midyear Meeting

December 7, 2015

Innovative Solutions Help Simplify Medication Management and Care Coordination from Hospital to Home MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Omnicell, Inc. (NASDAQ: OMCL), a leading provider of medication and supply management solutions to health care systems, today announced the release of the new Omnicell Analytics solution to help simplify diversion management across health systems. Omnicell Analytics and... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Premier's Enamelon® Goes to the Races

November 25, 2015

The Premier Enamelon logo was proudly displayed on the Lamborghini Gallardo, driven by Dr. Todd Snyder at the VIRginia International Raceway, recently chosen as one of Car and Driver Magazine's top six road courses in the nation, and at the Circuit of the Americas located in Texas. Enamelon toothpaste samples were also distributed to the patrons at each of these events. The new standard... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

RaySafe to Showcase Benefits of Real-time Dosimetry at RSNA 2015 (Booth #1711)

November 24, 2015

Interactive Low Dose Hero Game Challenges Practitioners to Keep Their Radiation Dose Low EVERETT, Wash. - Unfors RaySafe Inc., a Fluke Biomedical company and the leading manufacturer of real-time dose monitoring solutions, will be showcasing the game, Low Dose Hero, during the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting, November 29 - December 3, 2015 in Chicago. Low Dose Hero... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

APS Elastomers Formulates Proprietary TPE for Wheelchair Grips

November 20, 2015

Romulus, MI – Intelliwheels, the maker of handrim grips for wheelchairs, wanted a TPE (thermoplastic elastomer) specially formulated with the right amount of abrasion resistance; allowing greater control and responsiveness for wheelchair users. APS Elastomers developed a TPE with the precise feel and grip needed for wheelchair users to obtain more power going up hills, over carpet and... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment

Honeywell Announces Hearing Conservation Toolbox Mobile Application

November 19, 2015

One-Stop Information Resource for Workplace Hearing Safety for Use on Apple iPad® SMITHFIELD, R.I., – Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) is a major concern of safety managers, affecting approximately 22 million U.S. workers and costing $242 million annually in workers' compensation, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Developed in close cooperation with audiologists... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Thermal & Heating Equipment, Green & Clean

Gentherm Awarded Grant to Develop Energy Efficient Patient Warming System for US Navy

November 13, 2015

NORTHVILLE, Mich. - Gentherm Incorporated (NASDAQ-GS: THRM), the global market leader and a developer of innovative thermal management technologies, announced today that it has been selected by the U.S. Navy to lead the development of an energy efficient, portable patient warming system based on its proprietary thermal management technologies. Gentherm was granted a two-year, $2.75 million... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Non-Industrial Products

Tropical Products in Expansion Mode

November 4, 2015

Tropical Products, Inc. Salem Ma, a private label manufacturer and bottler of personal care and specialty products is pleased to announce that due to double digit growth they have greatly expanded their production capacity and product offerings to include laundry detergents and baby care products in addition to shower gels, pet care products, feminine hygiene wash and custom formulations both... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Cancer Experts Detail How InSightive(TM) Analytics Can Be Used to Enhance Outcomes Across a Network of Radiation Oncology Treatment Centers

October 26, 2015

Pilot study highlights the use of InSightive software from Varian Medical Systems to enable comprehensive data analysis for process improvement SAN ANTONIO - Radiation oncology experts from Sarah Cannon, the global cancer institute of Hospital Corporation of America (HCA), recently reported that InSightive™ analytics software from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) can be used to identify... Read More