Author Archives: EndoPro Admin

Trey Mancini Knocks Colon Cancer Out of the Park

ESPN’s Cover Story covers Trey Mancini’s incredible fight to overcome stage 3 colon cancer and how he is getting back to playing baseball at a high level in 2021, including being invited to take part in the All-Star Game Home Run Derby and finishing second. “Cancer doesn’t consume you. It doesn’t have to define you. And I wanted to prove ...

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Healthmark Industries Acquires McGan Technology, LLC

 Healthmark has announced the acquisition of McGan Technology, LLC that takes effect immediately.  McGan Technology, LLC has been an industry leader offering insulation testing device designed to electrically test electrosurgical instruments. The low-frequency high voltage McGan Insulation Testers are used to detect and locate defects such as pinholes, cracks, and bare spots in the jacket or coating of laparoscopic and ...

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New Name Coming For IAHCSMM

‘Healthcare Sterile Processing Association’ Name Takes Effect Jan. 1, 2022 From June 22-July 12, 2021, members of the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management (IAHCSMM) cast their votes regarding the proposed name change from IAHCSMM to the Healthcare Sterile Processing Association (HSPA), with a tagline of “Professionals Instrumental to Patient Safety.”  Upon reviewing the certified results from the ...

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Blackstone, Carlyle and Hellman & Friedman to buy majority stake in medical supplier Medline

KEY POINTS A group of private equity firms, including Blackstone Group, Carlyle Group and Hellman & Friedman, agreed to buy a majority stake in medical supply manufacturer and distributor Medline Industries, the company announced Saturday. Medline, which had $17.5 billion in revenue last year, said it would use the investment to expand its product offerings and its business internationally. It did not ...

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New Colorectal Cancer Screening Recommended to Begin at 45

The Colorectal Cancer Alliance (Alliance), a national nonprofit that exists to end colorectal cancer, today applauds the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) for updating its colorectal cancer (CRC) screening guidelines in response to rising cases of CRC in younger adults. The new guidelines state that all people who are at average risk for the disease should begin screening for colorectal cancer at ...

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