Secretary David Shulkin and VA Continue to Champion Telehealth with White House Demonstration
Washington, DC – August 3, 2017 – The American Telemedicine Association (ATA) has long recognized the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) as a federal and national leader in telehealth. ATA strongly supports the VA for eliminating state-by-state licensure requirements for health professionals employed by the Department of Veterans Affairs. As the largest telehealth program in the U.S., the VA has long been a steward of innovative health delivery and financing models involving telehealth which support accessible, available, and affordable healthcare services to veterans.
ATA has long supported the VA’s vision of expanding veterans’ access to telehealth services, facilitating high-quality encounters between veterans and providers, and ensuring that veterans are equipped with the best tools to monitor their health. This includes innovative models that facilitate cross-state practice and enable consumer choice such as the VETS Act (S. 295 and H.R. 2123). Continue reading “ATA Supports Department of Veterans Affairs Expansion of Telehealth”→
Increasing application of sterile packaging in the pharmaceutical & biological sector, aging population, etc are driving the market, says a MarketsandMarkets report
January 6, 2016 – (BS B2B Bureau | Pune ) Sterile medical packaging market is projected to grow from $ 26.55 billion in 2015 to $ 35.07 billion by 2020, at an estimated CAGR of 5.72 percent, as per the new report of MarketsandMarkets, a market research firm.
A recently published Google patent describes a laser ablation device with an active tracking system that allows the laser to work even when a patient is moving.
Google’s foray into medical technology appears to be continuing. The company, which now has a sister Google Life Sciences business operating under its Alphabet parent company, has applied for a patent for a laser ablation surgical device.
“The high-energy beam can be very narrow, enabling the ablation of very small, precisely targeted tissues,” says the recently published patent application, which Google filed in May 2014 with the U.S. Patent Office.
• VERISEQ® Nucleation controls pharmaceutical freeze drying processes • Linde Cryoservices™ program to cryogenically store irreplaceable specimens
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., June 8, 2015 – Linde North America Inc will be featuring technologies at the 2015 BIO International Convention that will help pharmaceutical manufactures and biotech companies meet production and environmental requirements. The Convention will take place at the Philadelphia Convention Center in Philadelphia, Penn., June 15-18, 2015.
Linde LLC and Linde Gas North America LLC, are members of The Linde Group, a world-leading gases and engineering company. The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) is the world’s largest trade association representing biotechnology companies, academic institutions, state biotechnology centers and related organizations across the United States and in more than 30 other nations.
First Ever Cone Beam Breast CT for Diagnostic Imaging of the Breast
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Feb. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Koning Corporation, a leading developer of advanced medical imaging systems announced today that the FDA has approved their Koning Breast CT (KBCT) system and KBCT-guided biopsy bracket. This approval signals that KBCT has undergone and successfully completed all aspects of FDA’s rigorous Pre- Market Approval (PMA) process for medical devices to include extensive clinical study. KBCT is intended to provide three-dimensional (3D) images for diagnostic imaging of the breast.