Hyalex Orthopaedics Appoints Carl Vause, Orthopaedic Industry Veteran, as Chief Executive Officer and President and Names Mike Hawkins, Ph.D., Chief Technical Officer
LEXINGTON, Mass., Jan. 25, 2022 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Hyalex Orthopaedics, a privately-held medical device company developing transformational cartilage biomimetic products, today announced the appointment of Carl Vause as its new c... Devices, Orthopaedic, Personnel Hyalex Orthopaedics, HYALEX Cartilage, synthetic cartilage (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - January 25, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson Reports Q4 and Full-Year 2021 Results
New Brunswick, N.J. (January 25, 2022) – Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) today announced results for fourth-quarter and full year 2021. “Our 2021 performance reflects continued strength across all segments of our business. Guided by Our Credo, I am honored to assume the role of CEO, leading our global teams in continuing our work to deliver life-changing solutions to consumers, patients, and health care providers” said Joaquin Duato, Chief Executive Officer. “Given our strong results, financial profile, and innovative pipeline we are well positioned for success in 2022 and beyond.” OVERALL F...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - January 25, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Financial Source Type: news

Orlando's Engage Surgical medical devices business and All Star Auto Lights retailer are latest firms involved in acquisitions
M&A activity has ramped up nationwide due to the Covid-19 pandemic. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 24, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Richard Bilbao Source Type: news

Africa: Planning and Budgeting Tool for TB and Drug-Resistant TB Testing
[WHO] The Global Laboratory Initiative (GLI), with its secretariat at the World Health Organization (WHO) Global TB Programme, is pleased to release a Planning and Budgeting Tool for TB and Drug Resistant TB Testing for calculation of quantities and costs of diagnostic products and laboratory supplies. The tool references product numbers and prices in the Stop TB Partnership Global Drug Facility (GDF) Diagnostics, Medical Devices, and other Health Products Catalog. (Source: AllAfrica News: Tuberculosis)
Source: AllAfrica News: Tuberculosis - January 24, 2022 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Lab Notes: LIMR awarded research grant; Virpax posts positive study results for pain treatment
A Horsham medical device company signed a deal to get its lasers distributed in Israel. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: John George Source Type: news

Coviu's latest app combines telehealth, remote patient monitoring for COVID-19 management
It displays health data from bluetooth-enabled medical devices in video teleconsultations. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 21, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Sun Medical Equipment and Supply Company awarded CHAP Accreditation
Community Health Accreditation Partner, Inc., (CHAP) announced today that Sun Medical Equipment and Supply Company has been awarded CHAP Accreditation under the CHAP Medical Equipment Supplier...(PRWeb January 21, 2022)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/sun_medical_equipment_and_supply_company_awarded_chap_accreditation/prweb18447733.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - January 21, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Birmingham-based medical device startup receives $1M seed round
More than $1 million in seed funding has been invested in local doctor-led startup for work on a medical device. Fulmer Instruments LLC, has raised $1.115 million, according to the Form D documents. Headed by CEO Benjamin Fulmer, a Birmingham-based neurosurgeon who has been practicing for 21 years, the company is developing two medical devices which are modifications on existing devices. Fulmer said the company had a smaller raise around three years ago, and the company is now trying to ramp… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 20, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tyler Patchen Source Type: news

Contaminated medical devices used in open heart surgery caused severe infection in patients
A class-action lawsuit launched on behalf of Canadians who underwent open heart surgery between January 2010 and July 2018 alleges the manufacturer of contaminated medical devices used during the surgeries failed to adequately warn hospitals of the risk. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada Source Type: news

Heart-surgery device with risk of contamination was pulled 3 years ago, but infection threat has not gone away
A class-action lawsuit launched on behalf of Canadians who underwent open heart surgery between January 2010 and July 2018 alleges the manufacturer of contaminated medical devices used during the surgeries failed to adequately warn hospitals of the risk. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada Source Type: news

Contaminated medical devices used in open-heart surgery caused severe infection in patients
A class-action lawsuit launched on behalf of Canadians who underwent open heart surgery between January 2010 and July 2018 alleges the manufacturer of contaminated medical devices used during the surgeries failed to adequately warn hospitals of the risk. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada Source Type: news

Medical device startup Popcheck forms advisory board, seeks investment
Establishing an advisory board is one recent move made by Erika Dillard as she looks to gain momentum for her Memphis-based medical device startup, Popcheck Technologies. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 19, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John Klyce Source Type: news

Phytoceramides with Oryza Ceramide-PCD & #194; & #174;
Tru Body Wellness offers Phytoceramides with Oryza Ceramide-PCD® as part of its product line up. This all-natural rice-based supplement helps moisturize the skin from the inside out.* Don Wiencek, President, commented,“Ceramide-PCD has been sold in Japan since 2001 and recognized by the Japanese government for its health benefits for the skin.” Tru Body Wellness’ Phytoceramides: Your skin cells are bound by fatty lipid cells that are made up of 40% ceramides. These...This story is related to the following:Skin Care Products |Ceramide (Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies)
Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies - January 19, 2022 Category: Medical Devices Source Type: news

OKW & #226; �(TM)s Contoured ERGO-CASE for Wearable and Wall-Mounted Electronics
OKW’s body-contoured ERGO-CASE enclosures now offer an even wider choice of options. They can be worn on the wrist or arm, clipped to a belt or pocket - or wall mounted for easy charging and data transfer. Comfortable ERGO-CASE is ideal for mobile data recording, medical and laboratory electronics, measuring technology, IoT/IIoT, storage and sales logistics, digital open- and closed-loop control, health and wellness equipment. ERGO-CASE’s unique design features a curved back for...This story is related to the following:Plant Furnishings& AccessoriesElectronic Enclosures |Medical Enclosures (Source: ...
Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies - January 19, 2022 Category: Medical Devices Source Type: news

New Power Connectors With Positive Lock, Right-Angle Headers and Gold Terminals
Offers 3.00mm pitch and a high-current rating of 12.5A Mating force reduced by 40 percent Applications include consumer, medical, automotive/transportation and networkingThis story is related to the following:Health, Medical,& Dental Supplies and EquipmentSearch for suppliers of:Medical Connectors | (Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies)
Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies - January 19, 2022 Category: Medical Devices Source Type: news

UE Life Sciences signs distribution deal for its iBreastExam with Siemens Healthineers
Philadelphia medical device developer UE LifeSciences has entered into a definitive distribution agreement for its flagship product, the iBreastExam, with global health care technology company Siemens Healthineers. Financial terms of the multiyear deal are being kept confidential. Under the partnership, Siemens, a German company with operations in Malvern, will add the iBreastExam to its breast care product portfolio for the U.S. market. The iBreastExam is an FDA-cleared, hand-held breast examination… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 18, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: John George Source Type: news

Hip Innovation Technology Receives FDA Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) Approval to Initiate Landmark Study of its Reverse Hip Replacement System
HIT's Reverse Hip Replacement System may Revolutionize Total Hip Replacement Surgery BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan. 18, 2022 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Hip Innovation Technology, LLC (HIT), a medical device company developing innovative ortho... Devices, Orthopaedic, FDA Hip Innovation Technology, Reverse Hip Replacement (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - January 18, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Exploring infection prevention practices in home-based nursing care: A qualitative observational study
This article explores infection prevention practices and related behavioural factors in both nurses and clients to identify barriers and facilitators of infection prevention practices in home-based nursing care. A qualitative, exploratory design. Four healthcare organisations providing home-based nursing care in the Netherlands. Participant observations were used as the main source of data collection complemented with focus group discussions and semi-structured interviews. Participant observations: 16 nurses, three professional caregivers and 80 clients. Semi-structured interviews: 11 clients. Focus group discussions: 15 n...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - January 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S. FDA Approves New MENTOR ® MemoryGel BOOST™ Breast Implant
Irvine, Calif., (January 13, 2021) – Mentor Worldwide LLC, the number one global brand in breast aesthetics, and part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies** today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the MENTOR® MemoryGel BOOST™ Breast Implant for breast augmentation in women at least 22 years old, and for women of all ages undergoing breast reconstruction. This product will be commercially available for surgeons in the United States in early 2022. Nearly 400,000 women undergo breast implant surgeries every year in the U.S.[1], and selecting an implant is a v...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - January 13, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Latest News Source Type: news

Smartwatches, fitness bands aren't medical devices but are starting to act like them
The line is blurring as wearables become more advanced. And it's only getting more complicated. #smartwatches (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Liberia: 14 Military Hospital Receives Huge Donation
[New Dawn] The 14 Military Hospital of the Armed Forces of Liberia on Wednesday, January 12, 2022, received a huge donation of medical equipment and assorted supplies worth over One Hundred Thirty-Five Thousand United (135,000usd)from the KORLEBU NEUROSCIENCE FOUNDATION, a charitable group based in Canada. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 13, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

CMS: Medicare Program; Updates to Lists Related to Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) Conditions of Payment
Notice from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announcing updates to the Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes on the Master List of Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) Items Potentially Subject to Face-to-Face Encounter and Written Order Prior to Delivery and/or Prior Authorization Requirements. These changes are effective April 13, 2022. Prior authorization will be implemented in three phases beginning April 13, 2022. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - January 13, 2022 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Microsoft, Johnson & Johnson Medical Device Companies team up on digital surgery ecosystem
The new collaboration would lead to a new surgical-monitoring dashboard.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 12, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Philips shares slide after profit warning and recall extension
Dutch group earnings hit by millions of faulty medical devices and supply chain disruptions (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 12, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

DALI Medical's SAN(R)Light Passive Safety Needle coupled with a novel Drug Product, Enabling User-friendly Administration
TEL AVIV, Israel, Jan. 12, 2022 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- DALI Medical Devices, an innovative developer and distributor of drug delivery devices, today announced the first commercial implementation of its SAN-Light passive safety needle... Devices, Drug Delivery, Product Launch DALI Medical Devices, SAN-Light, passive safety needle, DALI injector (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - January 12, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

3D printing enhances treatment of kidney stones
The combination of percutaneous nephrolithotomy and 3D-printed models produce...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: FDA publishes paper on 3D-printed medical devices How to generate patient-specific augmented reality models 3D-printed device could improve chest x-ray imaging Can 3D-printed shields protect patients during radiation therapy? 3D printing makes giant strides in liver (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 12, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

At CES, Companies Make the Case That Telehealth Can Actually Work
During the COVID-19 pandemic, patients’ fears of getting infected in health care settings pushed many to use telehealth from the comfort of their own homes. That has come with some upsides. As telehealth has become more common, many providers and patients alike have appreciated the ease and convenience of doctors’ appointments from home, and it’s helped patients who have struggled to get access to healthcare—either because they live far from their provider, or due to a health condition that makes mobility difficult. But remote appointments have made certain kinds of care and monitoring more difficul...
Source: TIME: Health - January 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tara Law Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate Technology Source Type: news

Report: Medical device makers Shockwave Medical and Penumbra are in merger talks
Two Bay Area medical device makers are reportedly considering a merger. Shockwave Medical Inc. (Nasdaq:SWAV) is considering combining with Penumbra Inc., Bloomberg reported Saturday. That report followed one a day earlier from Bloomberg that said Santa Clara-based Shockwave was working with an adviser to study a merger or partnership in response to receiving feelers f rom possible acquirers. Penumbra (NYSE:PEN) "is not in discussions with Shockwave Medical to pursue a business combination or similar… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 10, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Cromwell Schubarth Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies Announces Strategic Partnership with Microsoft to Further Enable its Digital Surgery Solutions
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (January 10, 2022) The Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies (JJMDC)* today announced that it will collaborate with Microsoft to further enable and expand JJMDC’s secure and compliant digital surgery ecosystem. The Microsoft Cloud will help JJMDC realize its vision of driving innovation that advances skills, improves workflow, and enhances surgical decision making for a better overall customer experience and improved patient and economic outcomes.JJMDC’s innovative medical technology exists across an ecosystem that includes next generation robotics, world-class instrumentation, adv...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - January 10, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Israeli diagnostics firm MeMed eyes Boston expansion with $93M
With $93 million in new venture capital, Israeli medical device maker MeMed is expanding its commercial efforts in the U.S. after setting up a local headquarters in Andover. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 10, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Rowan Walrath Source Type: news

Medical Device Didn't Meet Federal Standards. Gov't Bought More. Medical Device Didn't Meet Federal Standards. Gov't Bought More.
For years after federal inspectors found serious problems with the HeartWare heart pump, agencies like the VA and CMS continued paying to implant it in patients.ProPublica (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - January 7, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Collagen Matrix, Inc. Names Tony Orsini Chief Operating Officer
OAKLAND, N.J., Jan. 7, 2022 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Collagen Matrix, Inc., a leader in regenerative medicine, global manufacturer of collagen- and mineral-based medical devices, and Linden Capital Partners portfolio company, announced... Devices, Regenerative Medicine, Personnel Collagen Matrix (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - January 7, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Tanzania: Ministry Hands Over Covid-19 Equipment to 17 Regions
[Daily News] MINISTRY of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children has handed over Covid-19 medical equipment worth 57m/- to 12 regions in Mainland and five in Zanzibar to be used by health care providers during delivery of vitamin A to children in the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 7, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

North Carolina Physician Indicted for Adulterating Medical Devices for Reuse on Patients, Fabricating Records, and Other Charges
FDA OCI, Anita Louise Jackson, Raleigh NC, indictment, adulteration, medical devices, reuse, illegal, remunerations, false healthcare documents, mail fraud, conspiracy, Greater Carolina Ear, Nose, and Throat, GCENT, balloon sinuplasty, top-paid U.S. provider, (Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases)
Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases - January 6, 2022 Category: Medical Law Authors: DOJ Source Type: news

New Procedure to Revolutionise Paediatric Ear Surgery Performed for the First Time with AventaMed Solo + Tympanostomy Tube Device (TTD)
CORK, Ireland, Jan. 6, 2022 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- AventaMed DAC, a developer of novel medical devices that streamline surgery, allowing procedures to move out of the operating theatre and into new sites of service such as the doctor... Devices AventaMed, Solo+ TTD, tympanostomy tube (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - January 6, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Former Theranos CEO Holmes convicted of fraud and conspiracy
Elizabeth Holmes has been convicted of duping investors into believing her startup Theranos had developed a revolutionary medical device that could detect a multitude of diseases and conditions from a few drops of blood (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 4, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

CMS: Medicare Program; Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) Policy Issues, and Level II of the Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS); DME Interim Pricing in the CARES Act; Durable Medical Equipment Fee Schedule Adjustments To Resume the Transitional 50/50 Blended Rates To Provide Relief in Rural Areas and Non-Contiguous Areas
Notice from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) making a correction to theDecember 28, 2021, final rule. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - January 4, 2022 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Former Theranos CEO Holmes convicted of fraud and conspiracy
Elizabeth Holmes has been convicted of duping investors into believing her startup Theranos had developed a revolutionary medical device that could detect a multitude of diseases and conditions from a few drops of blood (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 4, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes Convicted of Fraud and Conspiracy
(SAN JOSE, Calif.) — In a case that exposed Silicon Valley’s culture of hubris and hype, Elizabeth Holmes was convicted Monday of duping investors into believing her startup Theranos had developed a revolutionary medical device that could detect a multitude of diseases and conditions from a few drops of blood. A jury convicted Holmes, who was CEO throughout the company’s turbulent 15-year history, on two counts of wire fraud and two counts of conspiracy to commit fraud after seven days of deliberation. The 37-year-old was acquitted on four other counts of fraud and conspiracy that alleged she deceived pat...
Source: TIME: Health - January 4, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Michael Liedtke/AP Tags: Uncategorized Courts healthscienceclimate wire Source Type: news

Zynex Submits FDA Application for its Next Generation Fluid and Blood Volume Monitor
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Jan. 3, 2022 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Zynex, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZYXI), an innovative medical technology company specializing in the manufacture and sale of non-invasive medical devices for pain management, rehabilitation, ... Devices, Monitoring, FDA Zynex, CM-1600, fluid monitoring (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - January 3, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Yemen: Houthis seize UAE vessel carrying ‘military supplies’
Saudi-led coalition says the vessel was carrying medical equipment when it was seized off the coast of Hodeidah. #uae #houthis (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 3, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Public Inspection: CMS: Medicare Program: Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies Policy Issues, and Level II of the Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System; etc.
Pre-publication notice from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) making a correction to theDecember 28, 2021, final rule. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - January 3, 2022 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Morocco: Medical Industry - Aba Technology, Mmi Cluster Join Forces to Promote 'Made in Morocco'
[MAP] Casablanca -- The ABA Technology Group and the Moroccan Medical& Biomedical Industrial Cluster (MMI) signed, Wednesday in Casablanca, a partnership agreement for the development of industrialization of medical devices "Made in Morocco". (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 30, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Morrisville firm with device for tracking your medication raises $15M
A Morrisville-based medical device company is more than halfway through a $27 million fundraiser. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - December 28, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Zac Ezzone Source Type: news

CMS: Medicare Program; Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) Policy Issues, and Level II of the Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS); DME Interim Pricing in the CARES Act; Durable Medical Equipment Fee Schedule Adjustments To Resume the Transitional 50/50 Blended Rates To Provide Relief in Rural Areas and Non-Contiguous Areas
Notice of final rule from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) establishing methodologies for adjusting the Medicare durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies (DMEPOS) fee schedule amounts using information from the Medicare DMEPOS competitive bidding program, among other things. Includes impacts on rural throughout. These regulations are effective February 28, 2022. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - December 28, 2021 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Rhaeos, Inc. Raises $2.2 Million in Oversubscribed Seed Round
EVANSTON, Ill., Dec. 24, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Rhaeos, Inc., a private, clinical stage medical device company developing a platform wireless and non-invasive wearable sensor initially targeting the neurosurgical suite, today an... Devices, Monitoring, Neurosurgery, Venture Capital Rhaeos , FlowSense, hydrocephalus (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - December 24, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Lab Notes: Lannett files FDA application for new drug; Virpax to start clinical trial for knee pain drug candidate
Philadelphia-area life sciences news this week includes updates on a potential new drug candidate for diabetes, a topical spray film for knee osteoarthritis, and a medical device for deep vein obstruction. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - December 23, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John George Source Type: news

Bucks County medical device developer goes public with $14.2M IPO
The company is the sixth local life sciences company to complete an initial public stock offering in 2021. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - December 23, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Davis medtech startup AmCyt has working prototype of pathology robot
A startup Davis medical device company has a working prototype of a robot that could help the medical industry be more efficient in the use of pathologists ’ and patients' time. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - December 22, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Mark Anderson Source Type: news

CMS: Medicare Program: Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies Policy Issues, and Level II of the Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System; etc.
Pre-publication notice of final rule from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) establishing methodologies for adjusting the Medicare durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies (DMEPOS) fee schedule amounts using information from the Medicare DMEPOS competitive bidding program, among other things. Includes impacts on rural throughout. These regulations are effective 60 days after the publication of this notice, which is scheduled for December 28, 2021. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - December 22, 2021 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news