Milestone Scientific Commences Sales of CompuFlo® / CathCheck™ Disposables within the UTMB Health Clear Lake Campus Hospital
Agreement represents second hospital within the UTMB Health network
ROSELAND, N.J., July 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Milestone Scientific Inc. (NYSE:MLSS), a leading developer of computerized drug delivery instruments that provide painless and precise injections, today reported that the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) Health Clear Lake Campus Hospital has begun use of the CompuFlo® Epidural Instrument. UTMB is an institution of the University of Texas System and agency of the State of Texas. UTMB is a major academic health sciences center of global influence, with medical, nursing, health professions and graduate biomedical schools; a world-renowned research enterprise; and a growing, comprehensive health system with hospitals on four campuses. As previously announced, Milestone had begun selling CompuFlo® disposables to the UTMB Health Galveston Campus Hospital.
Arjan Haverhals, CEO of Milestone Scientific, stated: “I am very pleased to announce that UTMB Health has expanded its use of the CompuFlo® Epidural Instrument, including its consumables to its Clear Lake Campus Hospital. This expansion follows successful use of the instrument and disposables at the Galveston Campus Hospital and is strong validation of the favorable response to our technology by leading anesthesiologists. At the same time, our new sales force initiatives are taking hold, and interest in the technology is growing.”
About Milestone Scientific Inc.
Milestone Scientific Inc. (MLSS) is a biomedical technology research and development company that patents, designs and develops innovative diagnostic and therapeutic injection technologies and instruments for medical, dental, cosmetic and veterinary applications. Milestone's computer-controlled systems are designed to make injections precise, efficient, and virtually painless. Milestone’s proprietary DPS Dynamic Pressure Sensing technology® is our technology platform that advances the development of next-generation devices, regulating flow rate and monitoring pressure from the tip of the needle, through platform extensions for local anesthesia for subcutaneous drug delivery, with specific applications for cosmetic botulinum toxin injections, epidural space identification in regional anesthesia procedures and intra-articular joint injections. For more information please visit our website: www.milestonescientific.com.
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David Waldman or Natalya Rudman
Crescendo Communications, LLC
Released July 7, 2021