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Masimo Root & SunTech Partnership

Raleigh, NC (June 18, 2015) - After receiving CE mark approval, Masimo announced the pre-market release of their Root connectivity and patient-monitoring platform with non-invasive blood pressure (NIBP) and temperature. SunTech Medical supplies Masimo with the Advantage® oscillometric NIBP module, designed for use in all clinical applications. This OEM BP module is specifically designed for reliable performance in the hospital environment.

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Picture of the SunTech Vet20 Automated BP monitor for companion animals.

Motion-tolerant technology delivers accurate results

Raleigh, NC (April 22, 2015) - SunTech Medical, the industry leader in blood pressure (BP) monitoring products and technologies, introduces the SunTech Vet20 - an automated BP monitor that allows veterinarians and other clinicians to take fast, simple and accurate BP measurements on awake or sedated companion animals. The monitor uses a BP Algorithm specifically developed for animals by experts at a leading vet school to deliver reliable, motion-tolerant results without audible alarms that frighten the animals. Small enough to carry between exam rooms, the battery-operated SunTech Vet20’s intuitive touch screen interface is easy to use with little to no staff training

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Veterans Marching with Flags

A recent report from the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) showed that veterans enrolled in home-based telehealth care receive higher quality care at a lower cost compared to those receiving traditional in-office care. A projected 4% reduction in costs were reported in the first year for 608,900 veterans receiving telehealth care.

SunTech Medical delivers its Advantage OEM NIBP module to the VA via its partner Authentidate, the manufacturer of one of the most advanced monitoring devices on the market – The Electronic House Call. It’s through patient monitoring products such as this that veterans are seeing a positive difference.

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Phillips and ZOLL logo above a picture of a military Medevac Helicopter

Morrisville, NC (October 07, 2014) – Philips Healthcare and Zoll Medical have both been selected to supply airworthy critical care defibrillators to the Defense Logistics Agency, a group tasked with providing superior medical equipment to American military forces worldwide. With 5-year term contracts, Zoll and Phillips may receive a maximum of $39.8 million and $27.4 million, respectively. This is not the first time these organizations have been awarded large DoD contracts as both received similar contracts back in 2009.

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SunTech Logo

Morrisville, NC (07/28/2014) – SunTech Medical, the global leader in clinical-grade, non-invasive blood pressure measurement solutions, has acquired King’s College London’s central blood pressure technology as well as the assets of Centron Diagnostics Ltd., including the clinically-validated cBP301 Central Blood Pressure Monitor. This acquisition serves to further SunTech Medical’s commitment to deliver a full range of market-leading blood pressure measurement technology and products to our customers and partners.

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Picture featuring the new Oscar 2 with SphygmoCor Inside - ABP Monitor with Central BP capabilities

Morrisville, NC (06/17/2014) – SunTech Medical and AtCor Medical, the two most trusted names in blood pressure (BP) measurement technology, announce the development of the new SunTech Oscar 2 Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitor (ABPM) with SphygmoCor Inside. Specifically designed to measure central aortic BP in an ambulatory study, this new product incorporates AtCor’s globally-recognized Gold Standard SphygmoCor technology into SunTech Medical’s Oscar 2 ABPM system, creating a patient-focused solution with unequaled comfort and data reliability.

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SunTech Medical Participates in Interoperability Demonstration at AAMI 2014 Morrisville, NC (05/30/2014) --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise’s® (IHE’s) Patient Care Device (PCD) Domain will feature an interoperability demonstration at the annual Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) 2014 Conference & Expo, May 31 – June 2 in Philadelphia, PA. As part of this demonstration, SunTech Medical will show how their VitalShare software and 247 BP+Vitals spot check device share information using industry-standard integration protocols. This interoperability demonstration will take place throughout the AAMI conference in booth #108 and is sponsored by AAMI, the American College of Clinical Engineering (ACCE) and the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS).

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Easily-disinfected cuffs are low-cost alternative to traditional durable cuffs

New SunTech Medical Vinyl BP Cuffs Provide Affordable, Short-Term Use Morrisville, NC (03/13/2014) – New Vinyl Blood Pressure Cuffs from SunTech Medical® deliver accurate blood pressure (BP) readings while providing an economical alternative to traditional durable blood pressure cuffs. Designed for short-term use, these easily-cleaned cuffs work with automated BP monitors in clinical areas such as hospital emergency rooms and EMS transport where disinfection is critical.

SunTech’s Vinyl BP Cuffs feature a tapered end for easier application and patient comfort, as well as color coding to simplify size selection. Different than traditional products, these new cuffs feature size indicators on both the interior and exterior of the cuff to ensure the accurate size cuff is selected, a critical step in accurately measuring BP. Engineered to meet AHA, AAMI-SP10 and MDD guidelines, Vinyl BP Cuffs are also latex-free to promote patient safety.

For more information on SunTech Medical’s full line of clinical-grade, non-invasive blood pressure products and technologies, call 1.800.421.8626 or visit www.suntechmed.com.

 

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Morrisville NC, 06 March 2014 - SunTech Medical partner, Remote Diagnostics Technologies Ltd (RDT), recently collaborated with International SOS, a leading medical and travel security services company, to demonstrate the Tempus Pro vital signs monitor operating in real life situations under rugged and austere conditions. The study was successfully performed over a six-week period in Algeria and Nigeria.

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Erlangen, Germany, Morrisville, NC (01-07-2014) – Corscience GmbH & Co. KG, a leading medical engineering company, specializing in the research, development and manufacture of technologies and products in the cardiovascular therapy and diagnostics field, and SunTech Medical, Inc., a leader in non-invasive blood pressure products and technologies, signed a cooperation contract at MEDICA 2013 in Düsseldorf (Germany).

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ABPM monitor provides 24-hour tracking of patient’s blood pressure throughout study

Morrisville, NC (12/11/13) – The SunTech Medical Oscar 2 Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring (ABPM) system has been selected by PRA (Raleigh, N.C.) for use in a Phase I clinical study. The study will investigate the inhibition of degenerative mechanisms to provide improved neuroprotection for those with Alzheimer’s disease.

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