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This is the page for news of our Corporate & Sustaining (C&S) Members. For more information on our various C&S Members, please visit the List of C&S Members for links to their websites.

August 25, 2016

September Corporate News Bites

These are shorter pieces about some of AsMA's Corporate & Sustaining Members.

August 25, 2016

Baxter Infusion System Highly Rated by KLAS Report

Baxter International highlighted a report from KLAS, a research firm that specializes in monitoring and reporting the performance of software, services, and medical equipment vendors, that named the Sigma Spectrum Infusion System the leader among all large-volume infusion pumps in drug library compliance, overall ease-of-use, and ease of navigating the drug library.

August 25, 2016

Mayo Clinic Expands Emergency Telemedicine

Mayo Clinic continues to expand its national leadership in the telemedicine arena through its newly announced strategy of a converged emergency telemedicine practice.

August 25, 2016

ALPA Releases New Pilot Salary Data

New starting pilot salary data from regional airlines released by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), show that while salaries are rising modestly, many U.S. regional airlines still offer low first-year pilot pay and are resisting the longterm contract improvements necessary to attract qualified candidates.

July 29, 2016

Exhbitors at AsMA's 87th Annual Scientific Meeting

Below are photos of some of AsMA's Corporate and Sustaining Members who exhbited during this past April's 87th Annual Scientific Meeting in Atlantic City, NJ.

July 25, 2016

August Corporate News Bites

These are shorter stories about some of our Corporate & Sustaining Members.

July 25, 2016

Wyle Acquired by KBR

KBR, Inc., announced it has completed the acquisition of Wyle, Inc.

July 25, 2016

United & TSA to Modernize Airport Screening

United Airlines and the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced plans to further modernize the airport security experience at several of the airline's largest hubs, marking the latest phase of an ongoing, collaborative strategy between United and the TSA to increase efficiency at security checkpoints and provide greater convenience for customers when applying for expedited screening.

July 25, 2016

Mayo Clinic Finds Liquid Biopsies Offer Better Tracking of Ovarian Cancer

Researchers at the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine have found a promising new way to monitor and treat recurrence of ovarian cancer, a hard-to-detect disease that claims many lives.

July 25, 2016

ETC Contracted to Deliver ADMS to Fort McCoy

Environmental Tectonics Corporation’s (ETC’s) Simulation business unit, located in Orlando, FL, has been contracted to deliver an Advanced Disaster Management Simulator (ADMS) training system to U.S. Army installation Fort McCoy, located in Wisconsin.

July 25, 2016

NIOSH Launches App to Identify Chemical Hazards

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) announced the availability of a new mobile app version of its longstanding Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards.

July 25, 2016

Baxter Recognized by Points of Light

Baxter International Inc. was recognized for the third consecutive year as one of the most community-minded companies in the nation, as a part of the Civic 50. Civic 50 is an initiative of Points of Light - the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service, mobilizes millions of people to take action and change the world.

July 25, 2016

ALPA Celebrates Over 30 Years of Promoting Piloting

The Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), reached a record 8,900 school students during the 2015–2016 academic year as the union celebrated more than 30 years of reaching new audiences to encourage men and women to consider becoming airline pilots.

July 25, 2016

Air Canada Foundation Raises Money to Help Canadian Children

The Air Canada Foundation's fifth annual golf tournament netted a substantial amount in support of organizations focused on the health and well-being of children in Canada.