Planning in advance can enable your video integration system to improve workflow and efficiency.
A Surgical Products Q&A with Leo Petrossian, PhD, the co-founder and chief executive officer of Neural Analytics.
The Washington Supreme Court vacated a lower court's ruling and ordered a new trial in the case of a man who suffered through complications following a...
“The passive reporting of adverse events is a weak system,” Marcia Crosse, PhD, the director of the health care division of the GAO told the New York Times.
Though she held a valid visa, Suha Abushamma, MD, was told to relinquish it and sent back to Saudi Arabia.
A nation of medical professionals turn their eyes to the esteemed academic and research hospital Cleveland Clinic in the wake of the recent travel ban.
This time, the instigating incident might be a report of a tainted grasper delivered to an operating room in Children’s Hospital of Michigan.
In making the announcement, the coalition specifically cited a recent AMA survey that found three-quarters of physicians termed current prior authorization...
The CMS announced it plans to cover the cost of implants as part of a long-term clinical study, but broader reimbursement remains unavailable.
The hope is that the material can be used for stents, catheters, and other medical implants that are especially susceptible to blood clotting and infection.
The new devices are the latest offerings in a broad line of bone growth stimulation systems that Orthofix inaugurated with the original SpinalStim in 1990.
The technology is currently being developed for spine surgeries in hybrid ORs, and initial studies have been highly promising.
Developed and manufactured by AirXpanders, the Aeroform is designed to assist patients who’ve undergone mastectomy prepare for two-stage breast reconstruction...
A DEA audit determined that pharmacist Renata Dul absconded with more than 35,000 pills over the course of three-and-a-half years.
The staffing cuts will eliminate approximately 5 percent of the current workforce of one of the premiere cancer centers in the country.
UnitedHealth Group has announced plans to acquire Surgical Care Affiliates (SCA), wrapping the outpatient surgery chain into their OptumCare unit.
In a continuing effort to expand offerings, OPENPediatrics recently teamed with the digital marketing agency Genuine to launch a set of online simulators.
The poll found that 70 percent of consumers expressed a general distrust in health technology, and 89 percent reported omitting medical details when talking...
Studies from the U.K. and Australia show the ATTUNE with similar survivorship numbers to leading options in the class of cemented total knee arthroplasty.
Questions about the fate of the Affordable Care Act, including what might take its place if it's repealed, have hospitals and healthcare professionals...
The study excluded cardiac surgeries, but otherwise covered a wide array of procedures.
DiLumen is being positioning as the inaugural offering in a full line of devices meant to enhance endoscopic treatment options.
The physicians developed the Chicago South Side Trauma First Responders Course program in direct response to the victims of gun violence they were seeing come...
The agency first identified powdered gloves as a potential risk to patients in 1997, though they felt the danger was somewhat limited.
Dr. Roger Smith, chief technology officer at Florida Hospital's Nicholson Center for Surgical Advancement, engages in a Surgical Products Q&A.
A Surgical Products Q&A with Deborah S. Keller, MD, lead author on a new study that incorporates financial benefits into a consideration of the viability...
A new study suggests that giving surgeons a scorecard that details the costs of their materials can lead to budget savings without compromising patient care.
Banio Koroma, MD, was given 40 months in jail and ordered to pay $1.5 million in restitution for his part in the upcoding scam run by the Chicago company...
Developed by the company AirXpanders, the device empowers patients by giving them control of the required tissue expansion.
A new Senate Finance Committee report strongly condemns the practice of concurrent surgeries and calls for giving patients more authority to reject it.
A Surgical Products Q&A with one of the first surgeons to use Levitra Magnetics' new tool, a device so unique that the FDA needed to create a new...
One Tray, which was honored in the Surgical Products 2014 ESP Awards, is a sealed sterilization container that promises a better methodology for processing...
Looking to the history of hernioplasty, Michael Kavic, MD, says the time has come to figure out a new way forward.
The Norton Healthcare system figured out they were losing money due to unused disposable items in the OR, so they made a major change.
Over the past eight years, Cardinal Health have distributed over $8 million to nearly 300 healthcare facilities and organizations.
It’s important to keep safeguards in place, but healthcare also needs to be responsive to the demands of patients.
Engineers are taking advantage of advanced software tools to create implants with the sort of lattice structures that have been proven to promote bone promote...
DA Surgical wins the 2016 Excellence in Surgical Products Award in the Tables and Positioning category.
Buffalo Filter wins the 2016 Excellence in Surgical Products Award in the Safety category.