FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 27, 2012
ACTUATED MEDICAL'S TUBECLEAR SYSTEM MAKES ITS EUROPEAN DEBUT
BELLEFONTE, PA – Actuated Medical's TubeClear™ system made its European debut at the ESPEN 2012 conference in Barcelona, Spain. Kimal plc show cased TubeClear as part of their new Gastro Enterology range of products. Kimal is a worldwide leader in the marketing and distribution of medical devices and is Actuated Medical's distribution partner for Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa.
TubeClear uses Actuated Medical's proprietary mechanical motion technology to clear clogs in nasogastric (NG) feeding and decompression tubes. Clearing NG tubes prevents disruptions in feeding and medication and ultimately leads to better patient outcomes.
Maureen Mulvihill, Ph.D., President of Actuated Medical, commented that, "Establishing TubeClear in Europe is a big step for the company. Ramping up international sales will go a long way toward creating jobs right here in Central Pennsylvania. We could not be more happy with the progress Kimal is making."
TubeClear is both FDA cleared and CE Marked and is available throughout the United States, Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.
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Actuated Medical is a medical device company that focuses on state-of-the-art medical devices for clearing occlusions. penetrating tissue and enabling the emerging MRI-guided surgical procedure industry. A full-service company with U.S.-based design, development, and manufacturing, the company ultimately advances clinical care and delivers improved patient outcomes. Actuated Medical is located in Bellefonte, PA and is certified ISO 13485:2003, 14971:2007 and WBE.