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Press Release | October 27, 2020
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) this week joined medtech industry, government and other health care stakeholders at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Business Ethics for Small- and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs) Virtual Forum in welcoming introduction of the Vision 2025 roadmap for reinforcing business integrity across the APEC region amidst COVID-19.
Press Release | October 20, 2020
WASHINGTON, D.C. – New data from AdvaMed’s COVID-19 Diagnostic Supply Registry reveals that total U.S. shipments of COVID-19 molecular diagnostic tests have reached 200 million. A breakdown of the data shows that innovative diagnostics companies are shipping, on average, over 1.4 million molecular tests each day.
Press Release | October 20, 2020
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) today issued the following statement from President and CEO Scott Whitaker on the newly concluded United States-Brazil Trade Package:


December 1, 2020 |
AdvaMed and Porzio Life Sciences have teamed up to offer a four-part virtual program to help you and your team mitigate the burden of compliance. These interactive programs will provide you with a... Read More
December 7, 2020 to December 8, 2020
The AdvaMed Cybersecurity Summit brings together experts across the device security spectrum. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Cybersecurity Summit will be held virtually this December. Experts will... Read More

Industry News

Haemonetics (NYSE:HAE) announced that it received FDA 510(k) clearance for its NexSys PCS system with Persona technology. Boston-based Haemonetics’ new, proprietary Persona technology customizes plasma collection based on an individual donor’s body composition, according to a news release. NexSys PCS (plasma collection system) with Persona is intended for use as an automated cell separator system and blood component collector with single-use, sterile, disposable sets, with or without saline...
Transitional Pass-Through Payment Reimburses Hospital Outpatient and Ambulatory Surgical Centers for Incremental Cost of AUGMENT in Hindfoot and Ankle Fusion Procedures   Facilitates Medicare Beneficiary Access to AUGMENT by Removing Economic Barrier AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, July 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wright Medical Group N.V. (NASDAQ: WMGI) today announced that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published an update to the reimbursement calculation used to...
Denver, Colo., June 11, 2020 — The Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) today announced survey results of more than 1000 surgical nurse leaders in the United States regarding how their facilities are managing the resumption of elective surgeries. The survey results are intended to help medical device manufacturers understand their customers’ pace and product needs as ORs ramp up their efforts to return to full surgical volume. With this information, industry can plan their...
SAN DIEGO, May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- MVPvets, a 501c(3) nonprofit organization that assists and prepares transitioning military veterans for meaningful employment in life science companies, announced the appointment of new Chairman of its Board of Directors, Capt. Derek Herrera, USMC (Ret.). Herrera has been actively involved as an MVPvets board member since early 2019. He succeeds outgoing Chairman Michael R. Minogue, the Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Abiomed, who has...
BOTHELL, Wash., May 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- FUJIFILM Sonosite, Inc., the world leader in point-of-care ultrasound, has announced Rich Fabian, the company's President and Chief Operating Officer, was appointed to the board of The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed), a Washington D.C.-based trade association that leads the effort to advance medical technology in order to achieve healthier lives and healthier economies around the world.

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