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The Importance of Effective Root Cause Analysis

The Importance of Effective Root Cause Analysis

Below is a repost of a blog written by Damien Hanley addressing regulatory issues by using root cause analysis: For many years, we’ve been conducting remediation projects for organizations of different sizes from around the world. From our experience, one of the most common causes of regulatory issues is one that can be addressed in […]

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ISO 13485:2016 Is Here

ISO 13485:2016 Is Here

ISO 13485 is evolving to keep pace with the changes in the medical device industry.  The latest revision of ISO 13485 was released on February 25th, 2016 and comes with several new requirements.  Understanding the changes will help you take the appropriate action to comply with the new standards. Below is a summary of an […]

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Quick Pitch Pre-Announcement

Quick Pitch Pre-Announcement

Will you be attending MD&M West February 9th-11th in Anaheim California? Do you have a new and innovative fluid management or infusion device in need of development and manufacturing support? VitalMED, Inc. would like to invest in making your medical device a reality by awarding you with $10,000 dollars of design and development services. Stop […]

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Kelpac Medical Acquires VitalMed Inc.

Kelpac Medical Acquires VitalMed Inc.

Pleasant Prairie, WI, USA, January 11, 2016 — Kelpac Medical, a PPC Industries, Inc. (“PPC”) company and leading manufacturer of high-performance packaging and tubing for the medical device industry, announced its acquisition of VitalMED, Inc. (“VitalMED”). Based in Lakeville, MA, VitalMED manufactures precision injected molded components for medical applications and offers design and development and […]

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Is this the hottest trend of 2016?

Is this the hottest trend of 2016?

Is this the hottest trend of 2016? Before you know it we will be counting down the final seconds of 2015 and celebrating a new year. 2016 is already shaping up to be a year of change. We will see a new president take office, the game of golf will see several new rule changes, […]

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

This week we celebrate of one of our favorite holidays, and because of that, we want to thank you! We are grateful for your continued support by trusting VitalMed Inc. to deliver quality medical devices and components. The personal and business relationships that have developed over our 20 year history are what drive us to […]

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Medical Device Contract Manufacturers Stepping Up

Medical Device Contract Manufacturers Stepping Up

Medical Device Contract Manufacturers Stepping Up If you blink you just might miss a healthcare acquisition. The medical device industry is ripe with consolidation. In a recent article published in Qmed they highlighted how the industry is evolving in the wake of consolidation and creating real opportunity for medical device contract manufacturers. Services such as […]

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CMS Releases New Utilization & Payment Data for Medical Equipment & Supplies

CMS Releases New Utilization & Payment Data for Medical Equipment & Supplies

As a part of their ongoing efforts to provide greater transparency around Medicare data, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released new data sets as a part of the Provider Utilization and Payment files. This data set, called Referring Provider Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies (DMEPOS) Public Use File (PUF), provides information […]

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CMS Releases New Utilization & Payment Data for Medical Equipment & Supplies

CMS Releases New Utilization & Payment Data for Medical Equipment & Supplies

As a part of their ongoing efforts to provide greater transparency around Medicare data, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released new data sets as a part of the Provider Utilization and Payment files. This data set, called Referring Provider Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies (DMEPOS) Public Use File (PUF), provides information […]