Tag-Archive for ◊ Carefusion ◊

• Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

CareFusion 211, Inc., AVEA Ventilators, All Models Recall Class: Class I Date Recall Initiated: September 5, 2013 Product: AVEA Ventilators, All Models This recall affects settings for infants under 5 ½ pounds (2500 grams). The adult and pediatric patient settings are not affected by this recall. Use: The AVEA ventilator is a continuous ventilator intended […]

• Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

In a recent news article, Qmed explored how CareFusion was responding to an increasingly-challenging market through restructuring efforts. The story mentioned an anonymous employee who claimed on GlassDoor that the company had discontinued its 401(k) plan. “This is completely false,” said Troy Kirkpatrick, director, public relations in an email. “We offer a 401(k) plan and the company continues to […]

• Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

At the risk of sounding a bit mean, CareFusion (NYSE:CFN) doesn’t get all that much attention in the market. The company has a solid business between its operations in pharmaceutical dispensing, infusion, respiratory care, and procedural disposables, but it never really seems to get much attention unless/until there’s another round of news about infusion pumps – a […]

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• Thursday, February 03rd, 2011

SAN DIEGO and MUNDELEIN, Ill., Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — CareFusion Corporation (NYSE:CFN – News) a global, medical technology company, and Medline Industries, Inc., the nation’s largest privately held manufacturer and distributor of healthcare products, today announced an agreement to sell the CareFusion International Surgical Products (ISP) distribution business to Medline for approximately $130 million. […]

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• Monday, October 18th, 2010

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ — CareFusion (NYSE: CFN), a leading, global medical device company, issued the following update regarding its previously disclosed recall of approximately 17,000 Alaris PC units model 8015 manufactured or serviced between December 2008 and September 2009. The FDA has classified this action as a Class I recall. A Class I recall is a situation in […]

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• Sunday, September 12th, 2010

CareFusion has announced the national commercial launch of the AVAmax Vertebral Balloon, a minimally invasive device for use during kyphoplasty, a procedure for treating spinal compression fractures. As indicated by CareFusion, the AVAmax Vertebral Balloon represents a competitive breakthrough and, along with its related components, costs up to 40% less than similar kyphoplasty products on the […]