Wednesday, 01 May 2013 16:29
Here are 20 recent news updates for orthopedic and spine device companies.
Wednesday, 01 May 2013 14:36
Dayton, Ohio-based NovoSource received FDA clearance for its NovoKnee total knee replacement system, according to the Dayton Business Journal.
Monday, 15 April 2013 14:39
BlueCross Blue Shield has named Loma Linda (Calif.) University Medical Center a Blue Distinction Center in the areas of spine and knee and hip replacement.
Wednesday, 03 April 2013 10:29
Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines (Iowa) has been named a Blue Distinction Center in the areas of spinal surgery and knee and hip replacement by BlueCross and BlueShield, according to a Business Record report.
Thursday, 28 March 2013 13:17
The anterior approach to hip replacements can minimize pain and recovery times for patients, said Anthony Unger, MD, according to the Register Citizen.
Tuesday, 26 March 2013 10:02
BlueCross BlueShield has named the University of Connecticut Health Center's New England Musculoskeletal Institute a Blue Distinction Center for spine surgery and total joint replacement.
Tuesday, 19 March 2013 10:25
Illinois Bone & Joint Institute, with locations in the Chicagoland area, announced it will participate in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Bundled Payments for Care Improvement program. IBJI is the only independent physician group practice in the state, and one of only a few in the country, participating in the program. The practice will participate in Model 3 and plans to take steps improving care management for orthopedic patients.
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Thursday, 28 February 2013 12:11
Salt Lake City-based Amedica received a patent for its artificial disc implant that uses its proprietary Silicon Nitride ceramic material.
Wednesday, 20 February 2013 11:20
DePuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction's GLOBAL UNITE Platform Shoulder Arthroscopy System is now available for physicians' use worldwide.
Thursday, 07 February 2013 11:51
Retired Device Medical Solutions executive Harold Linville is helping Dayton, Ohio-based orthopedic device manufacturer NovoSource grow through a fundraising campaign, according to the Journal-News.