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Magellan Health Completes Acquisition of Armed Forces Services Corporation

Partner News | Published: Tuesday, July 5, 2016

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGLN), a leader in complex care and special population management, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Armed Forces

Digirad adds QuantumCam to camera line-up

Partner News | Published: Thursday, June 30, 2016

Digirad has expanded its offerings as a nuclear medicine company by adding a variable angle camera to its growing array of high-quality imaging equipment. Through their relationship with Universal Medical

Medtronic Announces Beacon Heart Failure Management Service, Furthering Its Commitment to Delivering Value in Healthcare

Partner News | Published: Tuesday, June 28, 2016

DUBLIN - June 28, 2016 - Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) today announced availability of its Beacon Heart Failure Management Service in the United States. This new service from Medtronic Care Management Services

Medtronic to Expand Heart Failure Portfolio with Acquisition of Heartware International

Partner News | Published: Tuesday, June 28, 2016

DUBLIN and FRAMINGHAM, Mass. - June 27, 2016 - Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT), the global leader in medical technology, and HeartWare International, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTWR), a leading innovator of less-invasive,

ASNC Announces New Imaging Guideline for the Management of Cardiac Complications with Cancer Therapy Patients

Partner News | Published: Friday, June 24, 2016

The Role of Cardiac Imaging in the Management of Cardiac Complications of Cancer Therapy. Bethesda, MD - A new guideline published this month by the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) provides

World Stroke Organization and Medtronic Collaborate to Increase Stroke Awareness

Partner News | Published: Friday, June 24, 2016

The World Stroke Organization (WSO) today announced a global partnership with Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) to increase stroke awareness through several initiatives. The two organizations will work together to

Dr. Allan L. Klein Elected President of the American Society of Echocardiography

Partner News | Published: Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Morrisville, NC, June 13, 2016 – Allan L. Klein, MD, FRCP(C), FACC, FAHA, FESC, FASE, has taken the helm as president of the 17,000 member American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) for a one-year term

Terumo Interventional Systems Launches the MISAGOŽ RX Self-expanding Peripheral Stent to U.S.Market

Partner News | Published: Sunday, June 19, 2016

Somerset, N.J, June 18th, 2015 – Terumo Interventional Systems will introduce the MISAGO® RX Self-expanding Peripheral Stent to the U.S. market at the 2015 Society for Vascular Surgery Annual Meeting (SVS), June 17-20, Chicago. The MISAGO stent system consists of a nitinol stent pre-mounted on the distal portion of a rapid-exchange delivery catheter. Designed and developed in Japan, it is now available to treat patients in the U.S. with peripheral artery disease in the superficial femoral artery (SFA) and/or proximal popliteal artery.


Houston Heart Institute Deploys Wolters Kluwer's ProVation MD Cardiology to Meet Structured Reporting Requirements for ACE Accreditation

Partner News | Published: Thursday, June 16, 2016

June 15, 2016 - The Health division of Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information and point of care solutions for the healthcare industry, announced today that Houston Heart Institute (HHI) will

Magellan Health Opens Toll-Free Number to Assist Individuals after Mass Shooting at Orlando Night Club

Partner News | Published: Sunday, June 12, 2016

Individuals can call toll-free number to talk to trained professionals SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) today announced that in response to a mass shooting at a night