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Press Release | August 13, 2018
Washington, D.C. – The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) today announced that GE Healthcare, a leading provider of medical imaging, monitoring, biomanufacturing, and cell and gene therapy technologies, has become a member of the association.
Press Release | August 8, 2018
Washington, D.C. – AdvaMedDx applauds Capitol Hill's release of technical assistance (TA) developed by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to draft legislation authored by Representatives Larry Bucshon (R-IN) and Diana DeGette (D-CO) as a significant, positive step toward enacting legislation modernizing regulation of all diagnostics, including Laboratory Developed Tests (LDTs).
Press Release | July 26, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Fresh off a decisive bipartisan vote in the U.S. House of Representatives to permanently repeal the medical device excise tax, the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) and its member companies are turning their attention to the Senate to secure a vote and get a bill to the president’s desk by year-end.

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September 11, 2018 to September 12, 2018
| Minneapolis, MN
During this workshop, you will be provided with the road-map and practical applications to successfully navigate the many potential reimbursement pitfalls. After an overview of current reimbursement... Read More
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September 12, 2018 to September 13, 2018
| Minneapolis, MN
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September 24, 2018 to September 26, 2018
| Philadelphia, PA
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October 15, 2018 to October 16, 2018
| Washington, DC
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Industry News

Stat News
If your health care is covered by Medicare, like more than 55 million of your fellow Americans, where you live partly determines what Medicare will pay for. The process for deciding what items and services are covered from region to region needs reform.
PR Newswire
SAN ANTONIO, TX., May 23, 2018 - CeloNova BioSciences, Inc. (CeloNova), a global medical device company that offers a family of innovative products based upon its proprietary Polyzene™-F nanocoating technology, today announced 1-year clinical trial results from the eCOBRA post-market study of the company's COBRA PzF™ NanoCoated Coronary Stent (NCS) System. The clinical trial results demonstrated 4.3% target lesion revascularization, 0.3% late stent thrombosis and 8.6% major adverse...
Helius Medical Technologies, Inc.
NEWTOWN, PA.,  April 11, 2018 - Helius Medical Technologies, Inc. (“Helius” or the “Company”) today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 2,141,900 shares of its Class A common stock and warrants to purchase 2,141,900 shares of its Class A common stock at a public offering price of US$7.47 per share and accompanying warrant, before underwriting discounts and commissions.  The net proceeds to the Company from this offering, after deducting the underwriting discounts,...
PR Newswire
California-based Myoscience, Inc. announced today that it received 510k clearance from the US FDA for Smart Tip with Nerve Stim, the latest innovative tip for Myoscience’s iovera° platform technology. With the FDA clearance for Smart Tip with Nerve Stim, physicians will be able to stimulate a nerve in advance of delivering iovera° cold therapy to the treatment area, reducing patient treatment times. Additionally, the use of Smart Tip with Nerve Stim enables physicians using iovera° to access...
Media Planet
It sometimes strikes without warning. People of any age, race, ethnicity and gender are at risk. In fact, it is the leading killer of both men and women in America. It is heart disease, and each year it claims the lives of over 600,000 Americans, accounting for one-quarter of all deaths in the United States. 

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