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Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Chooses RIVA to Ensure Accuracy and Safety of Chemotherapy Medications

Contact: Cory Stewart Cookerly Public Relations (404) 816-2037 cory@cookerly.com Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Chooses RIVA to Ensure Accuracy and Safety of Chemotherapy Medications Industry-leading automated compounding system produces its first chemotherapy dose at world-renowned cancer center (WINNIPEG, Manitoba – Dec. 4, 2012) – Intelligent Hospital Systems (IH Systems), maker of the RIVA fully-automated medication compounding... Read more

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City firm responds to U.S. outbreak

A tragic outbreak of fungal meningitis in the U.S. has helped create a perfect storm of favourable market conditions for a Winnipeg manufacturer of robotic pharmacy equipment. So far, the outbreak has been responsible for 36 deaths and more than 500 cases of fungal meningitis and stroke across 19 states. It has been linked to... Read more

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New Study Finds RIVA ‘Leading the Pack’ in Automated IV Compounding Systems

Contact: Cory Stewart Cookerly Public Relations (404) 816-2037 cory@cookerly.com New Study Finds RIVA ‘Leading the Pack’ in Automated IV Compounding Systems Independent healthcare research firm KLAS reports RIVA is highest-rated system in every category studied (WINNIPEG, Manitoba – Nov. 28, 2012) – RIVA, the fully automated IV compounding system manufactured by Intelligent Hospital Systems (IH... Read more

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Robotic IV Automation System Has Provided 1 Million Medication Doses

The Robotic IV Automation (RIVA) system manufactured by Intelligent Hospital Systems has safely and accurately prepared more than 1 million medication doses globally since its introduction in 2008. RIVA is a robotic device that automatically prepares medications for syringes and IV bags in a sterile environment. The milestone is especially notable in light of the... Read more

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5 ways pharmacy automation saves money

With medication shortages, patient safety and accurate dosing creating daily challenges, some providers have found financial benefits in pharmacy automation solutions. “Any time you put humans into a process, there’s a massive risk of contamination, errors and other costly mistakes,” said Bill Shields, global vice president of sales and marketing of Intelligent Hospital Systems in... Read more

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Statement and Facts Regarding Health Robotics’ June 25, 2012 News Release

Statement and Facts Regarding Health Robotics’ June 25, 2012 News Release In June, Italian company Health Robotics issued a news release announcing the sale of its i.v.Station to two Canadian hospitals, Regina General Hospital and Pasqua Hospital, both in Regina, Saskatchewan. The news release contained a substantial amount of inaccurate, if not completely false, information... Read more

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