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Blog Post | June 10, 2021
The long-term implications of state right-to-repair laws could have devastating consequences for health care providers and their patients.
Press Release | May 25, 2021
WASHINGTON, D.C. – AdvaMed, the world’s largest trade organization representing medical technology manufacturers, released the following statement from President and CEO Scott Whitaker upon Chiquita Brooks-LaSure’s confirmation by the Senate as Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS):
Press Release | May 21, 2021
WASHINGTON, D.C. – AdvaMed, the world’s largest trade organization representing medical technology companies, wrote a letter to U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo “to strongly encourage the implementation of policies that ensure equal access to semiconductor chips for all industries that rely on them.”

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June 28, 2021 | Online
China’s regulations for medical technologies are undergoing a significant revision with implications for the entire product lifecycle. The new regulatory framework (Order 739 / Regulations for the... Read More
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September 27, 2021 to September 30, 2021 | Washington, DC / Minneapolis / Virtual
The MedTech Conference, powered by AdvaMed, will host the conference in a new hybrid structure, combining the benefits of both in-person and virtual events, on September 27th – 30th. Attendees can... Read More

Industry News

The Frank Baldino CEO of the Year Award recognizes a CEO who has demonstrated visionary leadership and active participation to advance the industry. Frank Baldino, Jr., founder and CEO of Cephalon, Inc., was a pillar of the Life Sciences community in the Greater Philadelphia region and of the biotechnology industry as a whole. Congratulations to award recipient Maureen Mulvihill, Ph.D.! Like Frank Baldino, Maureen Mulvihill is widely recognized as a visionary leader of Actuated Medical, Inc. (...
MY01 provides the necessary immediate and timely information (1) to aid physicians in monitoring patients at-risk of developing Compartment Syndrome.(2)   MONTREAL, May 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - MY01 Inc. is on a mission to empower healthcare professionals with the ability to pre-empt severe medical conditions, improving patient outcomes. MY01 inc. today announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration 510(k) clearance for the MY01 Continuous Compartment Pressure Monitor with full Bluetooth...
San Diego— March 8, 2021 — iAssay, Inc., and DDTD (Drugs & Diagnostics for Tropical Diseases), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). DDTD is a mission-driven organization to develop accurate, affordable, mass-market treatments and diagnostics for low-resourced and under-served organizations. This step enables organizations to provide DDTD’s high performance COVID-19 serology tests along with automatic digitized reads that are transmitted simultaneously and...
SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--O2TODAY ("O2TODAY"), a mask company that develops, manufactures and commercializes face masks for medical and non-medical uses, and SINTX Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SINT) (“SINTX” or the “Company”) (www.sintx.com), an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) of silicon nitride ceramics, announced today they have entered into a worldwide exclusive licensing agreement. O2TODAY expects to release their first consumer mask integrated with SINTX’s silicon nitride...
BOSTON, Jan. 20, 2021 -- Haemonetics Corporation (NYSE: HAE) ("Haemonetics"), a global medical technology company focused on delivering innovative medical solutions to drive better patient outcomes, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Cardiva Medical, Inc., ("Cardiva") an industry-leading manufacturer of vascular closure systems based in Santa Clara, California. Under the terms of the agreement, Haemonetics will acquire Cardiva for an...

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