Nelson Laboratories and Healthmark have Joined Forces to Offer a Surveillance Tool for Testing of Duoendoscopes
SALT LAKE CITY, UT AND FRASER, MI – May 17, 2016 – Nelson Laboratories and Healthmark Industries today announced the introduction of an Endoscope Sampling Kit for the random testing of duodenoscopes in compliance with CDC guidelines. Endoscope manufacturers, regulatory bodies and healthcare facilities are increasingly concerned about the spread of communicable diseases, including clinically relevant microorganisms, on reprocessed medical devices. Healthmark Industries and Nelson Laboratories have joined forces to create an endoscope sampling kit for the purpose of monitoring and reporting objective results from clinical scopes.
DEERFIELD, IL AND SALT LAKE CITY, UT -- APRIL 4, 2016 – Sterigenics International LLC, the leading global provider of contract sterilization, gamma technologies and medical isotopes, and a portfolio company of Warburg Pincus and GTCR, today announced that it has acquired Nelson Laboratories, Inc., the largest U.S. provider of life-cycle microbiology testing services for the medical devices, pharmaceutical and tissue industries. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
SALT LAKE CITY, UT January 14, 2016—Governor Gary R. Herbert, along with the Utah Science Technology and Research (USTAR) agency and the Governor’s Office for Economic Development (GOED), honored yesterday the 2015 winners of the Governor’s Medals for Excellence in Science and Technology.
The new secure portal for will make it easier for customers to track studies, access testing information and reports, and share data with others in their company.
Nelson Laboratories enlarges its list of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) certifications with the addition of Australia’s Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) certification for sterility testing on biologics. TGA certification represents that Nelson Labs has demonstrated lab management practices and systems compliant with Australian regulatory code. Device manufacturers manufacturing in, or supplying medical devices to Australia, can now rely on Nelson Labs to perform testing for this region.