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Why Meaning Matters in Healthcare Design

When considering the priorities of design for healthcare it can be easy to see functional performance, clinical approval and the realities and practicalities of procurement as ‘all’, and of course, they are vital. But the meanings embedded in these objects, experiences and interactions can have huge implications on uptake, adherence and usage as well as […]

For the Record with Steve Cottrell, President, Maetrics and Maria Fagan, President, R&Q

Maria cofounded R&Q in 2008 and has been focused on providing business-balanced solutions from inception. Maria ensures that the R&Q business is strategically focused on growth, R&Q’s vision and mission are upheld, and R&Q is poised for success. Having led the growth of R&Q to a 200+ person firm with an industry-leading reputation, Maria has […]

Smart Meter Announces iGlucose® Integration with PointClickCare® for First-Ever Instant Transmission of Glucose Results to Patient Medical Records

TAMPA, Fla.. Dec. 2, 2020 – Smart Meter, makers of the iGlucose cellular-connected blood glucose monitoring system, introduces a first of its kind automatic integration into PointClickCare’s 21,000 skilled nursing facilities, senior living communities, and home health agencies.  Facility care providers can now view patient blood glucose data in one electronic medical record (EMR) system, eliminate […]

Pelvital Appoints Chief Commercial Officer

December 15, 2020 – Pelvital, a privately held medical device company that has developed Flyte™, a clinically proven, FDA-cleared, non-surgical treatment for female stress urinary incontinence, announced today that Ryan Willemsen has been appointed Chief Commercialization Officer. In this role, Willemsen will be responsible for leading market adoption of Flyte, building a global sales and distribution […]

Virtual Engineering Week Announces Keynotes

SANTA MONICA, CA — Informa Markets – Engineering, the leading B2B event producer, publisher, and digital media business for the world’s $3-trillion advanced, technology-based manufacturing industry, and organizers of the nation’s leading manufacturing events comprised of brands ATX, D&M, MD&M, PACK, PLASTEC, and Quality, today announced the keynote speakers that will headline its all-new digital event, […]

Tata Elxsi Awarded Global Services Deal from Aesculap AG for Medical Device Engineering

Tata Elxsi opens a dedicated Global Engineering Center for Aesculap as part of the strategic multi-year engagement BANGALORE, India and TUTTLINGEN, Germany, Oct. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Tata Elxsi, a global design and technology services company, announces the opening of a Global Engineering Center (GEC) with Aesculap AG, a subsidiary of B. Braun, one of the world´s leading manufacturers of […]

Heraeus Medical Components Expands Capabilities in Interventional Access and Delivery with the Acquisition of Pulse Systems

November 2, 2020 – Heraeus Medical Components, a leading global medical device outsourcing provider, today announced it has acquired Pulse Systems, experts in high-precision laser processing and manufacturing of Nitinol and other metal-based implants and delivery systems. Peter Reimer, President of Heraeus Medical Components, noted that a key reason for the acquisition is the increasing […]

Tata Elxsi Awarded Global Services Deal from Aesculap AG for Medical Device Engineering

Tata Elxsi opens a dedicated Global Engineering Center for Aesculap as part of the strategic multi-year engagement Bangalore, Oct 28, 2020– Tata Elxsi, a global design and technology services company, announces the opening of a Global Engineering Center (GEC) with Aesculap AG, a subsidiary of B. Braun, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of medical devices […]

COVID-19 and Quarantine: Can’t Keep a Medical Device Start-up Down

Overview COVID-19 has significantly and adversely affected preclinical research and clinical trials across the universe of life science companies as a result of the suspension of elective procedures in the U.S. and globally, as well as the  challenges posed by travel bans, the furlough of or requirement that clinical study personnel work remotely, restrictions on […]

Design and Manufacture the Impossible

Hampered by Limitations Many new product designs and innovations have been restricted by the limitations of plastic injection molding and other conventional manufacturing processes. After the design is completed, the part typically requires modifications in addition to prototyping and tooling, which are costly and cause delays. Available for decades, traditional 3D printing allows engineers to […]

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