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Oscar w/ SphygmoCor Inside

Morrisville, NC (March 2nd, 2016) - SunTech Medical and AtCor Medical have received clearance from the Food and Drug Administration for U.S. distribution of their jointly developed Oscar 2 ambulatory blood pressure monitor (ABPM) with SphygmoCor Inside. The Oscar 2 with SphygmoCor Inside provides physicians, researchers and pharmaceutical companies with noninvasive measures of central arterial pressure waveforms, central aortic blood pressures and arterial stiffness indices, as well as the highly-accurate data associated with a 24-hour ABPM study.

MWI Logo

Raleigh, NC (October 7th, 2015) - SunTech Medical, the industry leaders in clinical-grade blood pressure technologies has appointed MWI Animal Health (Boise, Idaho) as a distribution partner for the SunTech Vet20 BP monitor in the United States. The SunTech Vet20 is an automated BP monitor, specially designed for veterinarians and other clinicians to take fast, simple and accurate measurements on awake or sedated companion animals with no shaving required

Midwest Vet Logo

Raleigh, NC (October 7th, 2015) - SunTech Medical, the industry leaders in clinical-grade blood pressure technologies, has appointed Midwest Veterinary Supply (Lakeville, Minn.) as a distribution partner for the SunTech Vet20 BP monitor in the United States. The SunTech Vet20 is an automated BP monitor, specially designed for veterinarians and other clinicians to take fast, simple and accurate measurements on awake or sedated companion animals with no shaving required

McCarthy and Sons logo with image of the SunTech Vet20

Raleigh, NC (September 2nd, 2015) - SunTech Medical, the industry leaders in clinical-grade blood pressure technologies announces the appointment of McCarthy & Sons Service as a distribution partner offering the new SunTech Vet20 BP monitor in Canada. The SunTech Vet20 is an automated BP monitor, specially designed for veterinarians and other clinicians to take fast, simple and accurate measurements on awake or sedated companion animals with no shaving required.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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).

Health Canada grants medical Device License for SunTech Medical's Tango M2Morrisville, NC (04/11/2014) – Health Canada grants SunTech Medical a Medical Device License for the Tango® M2 Non-Invasive Blood Pressure (NIBP) Monitor. This license provides cardiac stress testing labs in Canada the ability to purchase the Tango M2, the newest product in SunTech’s line of automated blood pressure monitoring.