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In the Press

July 2021

HPN: Innovative Health launches Emerging Technologies and Clinical Integration Teams

July 13th, 2021|

Leading up to this month’s Heart Rhythm 2021 Scientific Sessions, Innovative Health, Inc. announced several new initiatives to increase savings from single-use device reprocessing in [...]

HPN: Medical device reprocessing diverts more than one million pounds of waste

July 12th, 2021|

Medline Industries, Inc. announced its Medline ReNewal medical device reprocessing division reported they reached a new milestone after successfully collecting 5.3 million devices for reprocessing [...]

Stat News: The first step in addressing the health care industry’s bloated carbon footprint

July 1st, 2021|

The health care industry focuses on healing. Yet its pursuit of that mission can cause harm. The harm caused by medical errors is well known. Largely [...]

June 2021

Health Care Without Harm: Fourteen European healthcare providers commit to reaching net-zero by 2050

June 30th, 2021|

Fourteen European healthcare providers, representing close to 900 hospitals and health centres, are participating in the Race to Zero campaign. Initiated by the United Nations Framework [...]

Med-Tech Innovation News: Optimising end-to-end sustainability for single-use devices

June 23rd, 2021|

In England, the NHS is responsible for 4% of total carbon footprint, with a significantly higher percentage of plastic waste compared to other industries. Unlike [...]

Fior Reports: Promotion of sustainability in medical device production | Medical Devices & Pharma – Healthcare Global – Healthcare News, Magazine and Website

June 20th, 2021|

Environmental protection and responsibility are fast moving to the top of the corporate agenda, and the medical device business is no exception. The health sectors [...]

World Health Organization: Council on the Economics of Health For All issues brief on equitable health innovation

June 12th, 2021|

The WHO Council on the Economics of Health for All, which comprises leading economists and health experts from across the globe, today called on governments, [...]

Healthcare Purchasing News: Biden signs Executive Order on securing America’s Supply Chains

June 11th, 2021|

The Executive Order 14017 signed by President Joseph Biden on Feb. 24, 2021 directed the Administration to launch an immediate 100-day review and strategy development [...]

AMDR Statement of Support for U.S. Supreme Court Decision in Van Buren vs. United States

June 9th, 2021|

AMDR is pleased to report that in a 6-3 decision issued on Thursday, June, 3, the United States Supreme Court ruled in favor of the [...]

Med Tech Intelligence: Reprocessed Medical Devices: Easing the Cost of Healthcare

June 7th, 2021|

Reprocessing of medical devices and equipment has gained a lot of attention, not just across hospitals saving millions of dollars annually, but among manufacturers who [...]

The Royal Society of Medicine Journals: Plastics in Healthcare: Time for a Re-Evaluation

June 3rd, 2021|

As an increasing variety of plastics have been developed over the past 150 years, they have been exploited in different healthcare applications (Figure 1). The [...]

The Royal College of Surgeons of England: Using Surgical Sustainability Principles to Improve Planetary Health and Optimize Surgical Services Following the COVID-19 Pandemic

June 2nd, 2021|

We are currently living in the Anthropocene, a geological era in which human activities are the primary determinant of our climate and environment. The Lancet Commission on [...]