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Humana Brings Value-Based Orthopedic Specialty Care to Indiana and Kentucky
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Humana Brings Value-Based Orthopedic Specialty Care to Indiana and Kentucky

April 18, 2017 LOUISVILLE, Ky. & FORT WAYNE, Ind.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) is teaming up with eight orthopedic specialty groups in Indiana and Kentucky on an orthopedic value-based care model for Humana Medicare Advantage members undergoing total hip or knee joint replacement procedures. Humana’s Total Joint Replacement Episode-Based Model […]

Implanet Announces Q1 2017 Revenue
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Implanet Announces Q1 2017 Revenue

April 18, 2017 BORDEAUX, France & BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory News: IMPLANET (Paris:IMPL) (OTCQX:IMPZY) (Euronext: IMPL, FR0010458729, PEA-PME eligible), a medical technology company specializing in vertebral and knee-surgery implants, today announces its revenue for the first quarter of 2017. In € thousands – IFRS* Q1 2017 Q1 2016 Change Spine (JAZZ) 1,066 […]

Vexim: New Product Launch MASTERFLOW™ PLUS, a new product targeted at low energy osteoporotic fractures
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Vexim: New Product Launch MASTERFLOW™ PLUS, a new product targeted at low energy osteoporotic fractures

April 18, 2017 TOULOUSE, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory News: VEXIM (Paris:ALVXM) (FR0011072602 – ALVXM), a medical device company specializing in the minimally invasive treatment of vertebral fractures, today announces the launch in Germany of its new product Masterflow™ Plus, a new product targeted at low energy osteoporotic fractures. “With this new product […]

CMIS becomes 1st ASC in IL to add Robotics for Uni & Total Joint Reconstructive Surgery Procedures
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CMIS becomes 1st ASC in IL to add Robotics for Uni & Total Joint Reconstructive Surgery Procedures

April 17, 2017 – By Michael Wegmann Just over a year ago Surgical Care Affiliates, Inc. (“SCA”) partnered with the physician members of The Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery (“CMIS”) in Mokena, IL. The Partnership operates an ambulatory surgical facility that represents an important access point for high quality, low […]

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Announces New “Future Of Health Care” Initiative
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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Announces New “Future Of Health Care” Initiative

EAGAN, Minn., April 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (Blue Cross) announced a new strategic “Future of Health Care” initiative today aimed at addressing health care cost challenges in Minnesota and beyond.  With three strategic pillars, the initiative looks to spur innovation and engagement around […]

Regenexx Network Using Regenerative Medicine Technologies in Interventional Orthopedics to Treat Pain
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Regenexx Network Using Regenerative Medicine Technologies in Interventional Orthopedics to Treat Pain

BROOMFIELD, Colo., April 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — “Interventional orthopedics in pain medicine practice” was recently published by Elsevier as a chapter in Techniques in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Management. The chapter, authored by Regenexx® founder Christopher J. Centeno, MD examines less invasive ways to treat orthopedic pain and injuries through […]

Zyga Releases 24-month CT Fusion and Clinical Results for SImmetry SI Joint Fusion with Decortication
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Zyga Releases 24-month CT Fusion and Clinical Results for SImmetry SI Joint Fusion with Decortication

MINNETONKA, Minn., April 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Zyga Technology, Inc., a medical device company focused on the design, development and commercialization of minimally invasive devices to treat underserved conditions of the lumbar spine, today released 24-month CT Fusion and Clinical Results for its SImmetry Sacroiliac Joint Fusion System. This prospective, multi-site […]

Invibio: Around 9 Million Implanted Devices Worldwide Now Using PEEK-OPTIMA™ Polymer
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Invibio: Around 9 Million Implanted Devices Worldwide Now Using PEEK-OPTIMA™ Polymer

THORNTON CLEVELEYS, UK (PRWEB) APRIL 13, 2017 The number of implanted devices using PEEK-OPTIMA™ polymer has now increased to around nine million, worldwide. Pioneering developments and close collaboration with device companies, as well as assembling and sharing early clinical results with the medical community, have helped medical-grade PEEK innovator Invibio […]