New Products & Services

November 1, 2008

Corpus Christi, TX-CSMG Technologies has received approval from FDA to market the LTC VAD system, a .400 bipolar electrosurgical generator and two disposable sealing instruments. The tissue binding/welding system is intended for use in open general surgical and gynecologic procedures for ligation of vessels and ducts as an alternative to mechanical clamping or suturing. This third-generation bipolar system can be used on vessels up to 7 mm in diameter, ducts up to 2 mm in diameter, and tissue bundles that fit within the jaws' electrodes.

Tissue connection device approved for U.S. market

Corpus Christi, TX -CSMG Technologies has received approval from FDA to market the LTC VAD system, a .400 bipolar electrosurgical generator and two disposable sealing instruments. The tissue binding/welding system is intended for use in open general surgical and gynecologic procedures for ligation of vessels and ducts as an alternative to mechanical clamping or suturing. This third-generation bipolar system can be used on vessels up to 7 mm in diameter, ducts up to 2 mm in diameter, and tissue bundles that fit within the jaws' electrodes.

For more information, visit http://www.csmgtechinternational.com/.

Westborough, MA -United Medical Services has introduced a turnkey brachytherapy service program in 40 states. Responding to changes in reimbursement policies for ambulatory surgical centers by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, these mobile centers are equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and a certified ultrasound technologist, who will set up and assist with the procedure inside the ASC. This new model provides urologists with efficiencies and a cost advantage; patients enjoy the convenience of streamlined registration, on-site pre-admission testing, a spacious recovery room, and a relaxed environment.

For more information , visit http://www.ums-usa.com/.

Telescopic loupe device fits over conventional eyeglasses

For more information, visit http://www.visionusasupplies.com/.

Managed compliance services program aids small practices

Newport Beach, CA -HIPAA Academy's ComplianceALL is a managed compliance services program designed to meet the HIPAA requirements of small health care practitioners. Features include bundled outsourced solutions for a fixed monthly fee; periodic vulnerability assessments, security risk analyses, business impact analyses, and contingency planning; training, certification, and periodic audits to maintain compliance; maintaining user compliance with regulations; and on-site support at discounted rates. The result is a fixed-price solution to enable continuous compliance with HIPAA regulations for small practices.

For more information, visit http://www.DumaTek.com/.

NAFC web site features enhanced section for members

Charleston, SC -Professional members of the National Association for Continence who visit the association's revamped web site will find a rich array of content on bladder and bowel health, voiding dysfunction, and related pelvic disorders in a section accessible to members only. In this area are archived professional news bulletins, downloadable patient brochures, exclusive discounts on bulk quantities of patient education materials, the ability to sign up to write articles for NAFC's quarterly consumer newsletters and represent the association in consumer media interviews, and more.

For more information , visit http://www.nafc.org/.