Nursery Expansion Includes State-of-the-Art Equipment

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An article ran today in the online edition of the Summerville Patch highlighting the expansion of the nursery at Summerville Medical Center (Scott’s account!) in South Carolina. The article mentions their advanced technology, including an Accuvein device that reduces the number of IV and blood draw sticks in neonates.

Read the article here

AccuVein Top in VC Funding This Year on Long Island

An article about AccuVein’s venture capital funding ran in Newsday, a leading Long Island and NYC newspaper, this week. Newsday reported that at $22.5M AccuVein received the largest amount of venture capital funding on Long Island this year, which was 9 times as much as the next largest venture funded company! Read the Newsday article…

AV300 Wins 2011 EMS World Magazine Top Innovation Award

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AccuVein announced today that the AccuVein AV300 was just recognized by EMS World Magazine with the publication’s 2011 Top Innovations Award! A big thanks to Enerspect Medical Solutions, our distribution partner in the fire and emergency medical services market, for submitting the award entry.
Read the press release here

WakeMed’s Use of AV300 Airs on WRAL

The segment below showcasing WakeMeds use of the AV300 aired on WRAL, the CBS affiliate for Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill. It is nice to hear the patient comment about how she likes the device. WakeMed has 9 AV300’s in use and they just ordered 12 more, giving them 21 total. Thanks to Tom Whiting…

St. Luke’s Hospital Foundation Helps Purchase AV300

A great article appeared in the Marion Record, a Kansas newspaper, about money that was raised by the St. Luke’s Foundation for the purchase of an AV300. The foundation director explained that the purchase of the AV300 helped improve the level of care at the hospital. Most hospitals have these kinds of charitable programs, creating…

Doctor Uses AccuVein for Help With Vascular Surgery

An advocate of AccuVein in Brazil, Dr. Rodrigo Kikuchi, is a reknown vascular surgeon. Here’s a short video that Dr. Kikuchi took showing a AccuVein being used in a foam sclerotherapy procedure to identify the vein and show the foam being injected into the vein.

A Second Patent Issued to AccuVein

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Patent 7,983,738 was recently awarded to AccuVein this week. This is the second of an extremely strong portfolio of patent applications currently in the queue with both the U.S. and many international patent offices.

The patent can be viewed here

AccuVein Featured on Diabetes Radio Program

The AccuVein was featured on Diabetes Living Today, a radio program in the Philadelphia area. The hosts of the program interviewed Katherine Thomas, VP of Nurse Education at AccuVein who fielded over 30 minutes of questions! The radio program can be found on the Diabetes Living Today website but please note that it doesn’t begin…

AccuVein In Phoenix Business Journal

In the Phoenix Business Journal last month, use of the AccuVein AV300 by Scottsdale Healthcare was highlighted in the article, “Infrared Vein Finder Avoids Sticky Situations”. The article goes on to explain that the hospital’s goal is to “only have to stick a child once” and that additional devices are being purchased for the company’s…