Medical Equipment This category contains releases covering the medical equipment and technology sector. Read stories regarding research, development, testing, and marketing of new medical devices. Also included are study results, news about the FDA approval process, long term follow-up data, and information on medical breakthroughs and the release of new products. Find announcements of board changes, policy decisions, and company performance, including awards won, new partnerships, financial reports, and market analysis.

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Jan 15, 2019, 10:58 ET Information Update - Health Canada encourages Canadians to report incidents involving medical devices to help strengthen patient safety

OTTAWA, Jan. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Medical devices are vital to the health and well-being of hundreds of thousands of Canadians—many of whom could not...


Jan 10, 2019, 10:03 ET Charlotte Radiology Chooses Sectra as Its Breast Imaging Vendor

LINKÖPING, Sweden and SHELTON, CT, Jan. 10, 2019 /CNW/ - International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (STO: SECT B) will install ...


Jan 09, 2019, 09:00 ET Medasense Announces Compatibility with Philips IntelliVue Patient Monitors

Medasense Biometrics Ltd., developer of the physiological pain-response monitoring technology (NOL® ‒- the Nociception Level Index), now supports...


Jan 08, 2019, 13:44 ET Stuart Kozlick appointed Chief of Healthcare Technology Strategies and Business Development of BCF

MONTREAL, Jan. 8, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - BCF is pleased to announce the appointment of Stuart Kozlick as its Chief of Healthcare Technology Strategies...


Jan 08, 2019, 11:00 ET Sysmex Canada Names Ian Heynen General Manager of Sysmex Canada

Sysmex Canada, Inc., a leading diagnostic solutions company offering hematology, urinalysis and flow cytometry testing technology that improves the...


Jan 08, 2019, 08:13 ET Embrace by Empatica Receives First of Its Kind FDA Clearance in Epilepsy for Children

BOSTON, Jan. 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Embrace by Empatica has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use in children....


Jan 07, 2019, 17:05 ET MGI Announces Milestone of 1,000 Sequencers Installed and Opens Early Access Program for Groundbreaking Ultra-High-Throughput Sequencer, MGISEQ-T7

MGI, established in 2016 as a subsidiary of global genomics leader BGI Group, announced it has reached a new milestone of 1,000 MGI sequencers...


Jan 07, 2019, 13:45 ET LimaCorporate Heads First 3D Printing Site on Hospital Campus to Address Complex Custom Orthopedic Implants

UDINE, Italy, Jan. 7, 2019 /CNW/ - LimaCorporate (Lima) and the top-ranked orthopedic hospital in the U.S., Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS)...


Jan 07, 2019, 09:21 ET Plantar Stimulation Therapy Offers Simple, Non-Invasive Treatment for Painful Conditions Such as Fibromyalgia

For the eleven million Americans who suffer from fibromyalgia, the search for relief from chronic pain has reached an important milestone—the...


Jan 07, 2019, 07:30 ET TSO3 Achieves Commercial Milestone and Provides Operational Update

MYRTLE BEACH, SC and QUEBEC CITY, Jan. 7, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - TSO3 Inc. ("TSO3" or the "Company") (TSX: TOS), an innovator in sterilization...


Jan 03, 2019, 14:06 ET Senzer's Unique Pharmaceutical Inhaler Wins Prestigious Global Design Award

Senzer's unique breath-operated inhaler has won a leading global design award in which it was recognised for 'revolutionising the delivery of...


Jan 03, 2019, 04:03 ET ProBioGen's GlymaxX® ADCC Enhancement Technology Used by Betta Pharmaceuticals

Bispecific Antibody for Cancer Treatment Optimized by GlymaxX® Technology BERLIN, Jan. 3, 2019 /CNW/ - ProBioGen AG, a premier service & technology...


Jan 02, 2019, 08:30 ET CRH Medical Corporation Announces the Acquisition of Anesthesia Care Associates

VANCOUVER, Jan. 2, 2019 /CNW/ - CRH Medical Corporation (the "Company") (TSX: CRH) (NYSE MKT: CRHM), announces that it has completed an accretive...


Jan 02, 2019, 08:00 ET WELL Health Completes Acquisition of NerdEMR, BC's Largest OSCAR Electronic Medical Records Service Provider

WELL completes acquisition of two private companies, Nerd EMR Services Ltd. ("NerdEMR") (which stands for Northwest Electronics Records and Design)...


Jan 02, 2019, 08:00 ET Bausch Health To Present At The 37th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

Bausch Health Companies Inc. (NYSE/TSX: BHC) today announced that Joseph C. Papa, chairman and chief executive officer, is scheduled to present at...


Dec 27, 2018, 12:57 ET /C O R R E C T I O N from Source -- CMU College/

In the news release, CHEO and CMU College of Makeup Art & Design, Work Together to Craft Realistic Training Prosthetics for Medical Professionals,...


Dec 20, 2018, 09:22 ET Health Canada Releases Action Plan on Medical Devices

Plan accelerates action to improve the safety, effectiveness and quality of medical devices OTTAWA, Dec. 20, 2018 /CNW/ - Canadians rely on medical...


Dec 19, 2018, 15:00 ET Notice to the media - Health Canada officials to hold a media technical briefing on medical devices

OTTAWA, Dec. 19, 2018 /CNW/ - Officials from Health Canada will hold a technical briefing to provide information on the Action Plan on Medical...


Dec 19, 2018, 09:01 ET CartiHeal Performs First Agili-C™ Implant Case at The Ohio State University

CartiHeal, developer of Agili-C, a proprietary implant for the treatment of joint surface lesions, announced today the successful enrollment of the...


Dec 19, 2018, 08:30 ET Allergan Suspends Sales and Withdraws Supply of Textured Breast Implants in European Markets

Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN), a leading global biopharmaceutical company, today announced that the company has suspended sales of textured breast...


Dec 12, 2018, 09:15 ET Ortho RTi's Data selected for Podium Presentation at International Conference

FDA Pre-submission filed, new patent issued, GMP production and Strategic relationships all progressing KIRKLAND, QC, Dec. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - Ortho...


Dec 12, 2018, 07:00 ET Dr. Bradford Berk, Former CEO Of University Of Rochester Medical Center, Joins The Board Of Health Care Originals

Health Care Originals (HCO), a leading digital health tech and wearable devices company is pleased to announce that Dr. Bradford Berk, former CEO of...


Dec 10, 2018, 15:43 ET Adaptiiv announces major release

HALIFAX, Dec. 10, 2018 /CNW/ - Adaptiiv Medical Technologies Inc. (Adaptiiv), an innovative medical technology company, announced today the release...


Dec 09, 2018, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami and Indigenous Services Canada to Brief Media on the Tuberculosis Elimination Framework/

OTTAWA, Dec. 7, 2018 /CNW/ - Please be advised that officials from Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami and Indigenous Services Canada will provide a briefing on...


Dec 05, 2018, 08:00 ET Philips Recognized by Frost & Sullivan for Its Integrated Medication Adherence System, PMAS

Based on its recent analysis of the North American medication adherence market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Philips, a global leader in health...