Daniel Seeger
Editor

Daniel Seeger is the editor of Surgical Products.

Frustrated by rising prices and supply shortages, large hospital systems are banding together to manufacture their own pharmaceuticals.
1.18.2018
10:33am
Theodore Gerstle, MD, was arrested by Lexington police after being asked to leave the hospital by administrators alarmed about his condition.
1.17.2018
9:32am
The next aspirant to join the growing field of robotically-assisted surgical systems is in the field and moving toward regulatory clearance and...
1.16.2018
9:52am
New research suggests that hospitals were six times more likely to close in states which opted out of the ACA’s Medicaid expansion.
1.11.2018
10:17am
The Health Partner for Weight Loss Surgery platform provides patients — and potential patients — with comprehensive information about bariatric surgery, and...
1.10.2018
9:33am
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The family of 75-year-old George Walker claims he never should have been sent home from the hospital to wait for needed heart surgery.
1.9.2018
10:13am
Months after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, disrupting production of IV bags, healthcare professionals are making difficult choices to compensate for...
1.8.2018
11:04am
Confusion reigned after CMS chastised hospitals for texting medical information, requiring the agency to make a more specific statement.
1.4.2018
9:50am
In a highly competitive year for the ESP Awards, these are the some of the additional nominees that Surgical Products readers found most intriguing.
12.20.2017
9:33am
The state’s two biggest safety-net hospitals could be penalized for using Medicaid funding on training physicians.
12.19.2017
10:15am
Encompass Group earns runner-up honors in the Apparel category for the 2017 Excellence in Surgical Products Awards.
12.19.2017
9:34am
DePuy Synthes set out to solve the problem of aseptic tibial loosening and emerged with an innovative new technology.
12.18.2017
9:10am
Healthmark wins the 2017 Excellence in Surgical Products Award in the Apparel category.
12.18.2017
9:00am
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Halyard Health is committed to deliver full-scale solutions addressing the range of challenges around infection prevention in modern healthcare.
12.14.2017
11:13am
Innovative Medical Products earns runner-up honors in the Tables & Positioning category for the 2017 Excellence in Surgical Products Awards.
12.14.2017
8:51am
Partnerships with surgeons and other physicians led to a transformative device for treating vascular disease.
12.13.2017
9:45am
Allen Medical wins the 2017 Excellence in Surgical Products Award in the Tables & Positioning category.
12.13.2017
9:30am
Saint Anthony Hospital sued the patient safety advocacy group, claiming the Chicago-area healthcare facility was unfairly penalized in the latest assessment.
12.12.2017
10:04am
Clorox Healthcare earns runner-up honors in the Infection Control category for the 2017 Excellence in Surgical Products Awards.
12.12.2017
9:03am
To learn more, Surgical Products interviewed Jeffrey Milsom, MD, FACS, the chief of colon and rectal surgery at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical...
12.11.2017
9:39am
Cardinal Health wins the 2017 Excellence in Surgical Products Award in the Infection Control category.
12.11.2017
9:38am
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Sony earns runner-up honors in the OR Visualization category for the 2017 Excellence in Surgical Products Awards.
12.7.2017
9:41am
Recent research suggests ureteroscopes are prone to sterile processing shortcomings that are putting patients at risk.
12.6.2017
9:16am
NDS wins the 2017 Excellence in Surgical Products Award in the OR Visualization category.
12.6.2017
9:11am
“We think of it as creating a new front door to healthcare in America,” Larry J. Merlo, president and CEO of CVS Health, enthused.
12.5.2017
10:23am
Philips earns runner-up honors in the OR Equipment category for the 2017 Excellence in Surgical Products Awards.
12.5.2017
9:51am
Stryker Communications ByDesign Experience Powered By HoloLens is the winner of the 2017 ESP Award in the OR Equipment category.
12.4.2017
9:47am
Cottage Health settled with the California Attorney General’s Office following two different breaches of electronic health records.
11.30.2017
9:44am
Millennium Surgical earns runner-up honors in the Instrumentation category for the 2017 Excellence in Surgical Products Awards.
11.30.2017
9:38am
Halyard Health’s surgical and infection prevention division offers a range of products that make it easier to keep staff protected.
11.29.2017
10:03am
Olympus wins the 2017 Excellence in Surgical Products Award in the Instrumentation category.
11.29.2017
9:20am
Two South Bend lawyers have instigated a civil suit that accuses dozens of healthcare facilities of kickback schemes around electronic medical records.
11.28.2017
10:05am
Infinitus Medical Technologies earns runner-up honors in the Safety category for the 2017 Excellence in Surgical Products Awards.
11.28.2017
9:46am
Aspen Surgical wins the 2017 Excellence in Surgical Products Award in the Safety category.
11.27.2017
10:06am
Mona Orady, MD, has devoted herself to elevating gynecological surgery, while inviting her colleagues learn with her.
11.20.2017
10:02am
Saint Anthony Hospital claims the patient advocacy organization deliberately used inaccurate information to drop the facility’s letter grade from an A to a C.
11.16.2017
3:59pm
A new study on the implementation of the Hospital Readmission Reduction Program found an uptick in deaths of patients who were initially admitted for heart...
11.13.2017
9:59am
Plaintiffs allege the surgeon wasn't adequately trained in the use of the da Vinci robotic surgical system, and that the manufacturer and the hospital...
11.7.2017
9:21am
The latest modifications to value-based payment schemes created under MACRA lift some of the regulatory burden and provide a boost to telemedicine.
11.6.2017
10:32am