PRESS RELEASES

March 9, 2015

RF Surgical Unveils RF Assure Detection System X: The First Integrated Detection Solution for the Prevention of Retained Surgical Sponges

Next-Generation Detection System supports compliance for improved OR workflow, features new ArQ•Sphere Bi-nodal Scanner to address the unique positioning challenges in specialty procedures read more

December 9, 2014

University of Kentucky Implements Radiofrequency Detection Technology to Prevent Retained Surgical Sponges

LEXINGTON, Ky.--UK Health Care announces the implementation of adjunct detection technology, the RF Assure Detection System, to protect patients against the potential risk of retained surgical sponges. read more

August 20, 2014

RF Surgical Systems Begins Shipment of RF Assure Delivery System Featuring The New Verisphere™

CARLSBAD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RF Surgical Systems Inc. (RFS), the market leader in adjunct detection technology for the prevention of retained surgical sponges, announces the availability of the RF Assure® Delivery System. This is the first device on the market for locating and preventing sponges and gauze exclusively designed for the labor and delivery environment. The RF Assure Delivery System, featuring the Verisphere, began shipping this month to hospital and medical center labor and delivery departments. read more

May 22, 2014

RF Surgical Systems, Inc. Hires Ron Wangerin as CFO, Names John Merritt as Director of Manufacturing Operations

RF Surgical Systems Inc., the market leader in retained surgical object detection, today announced the appointment of Ron Wangerin as CFO. read more

April 15, 2014

Oxford Finance Closes $15 Million Senior Credit Facility with RF Surgical Systems

Oxford Finance LLC ("Oxford"), a specialty finance firm that provides senior debt to life sciences and healthcare services companies, today announced that a $15 million round of financing was provided to RF Surgical Systems, Inc. read more

April 2, 2014

RF Assure Delivery System Introduced to Improve Birth Safety

RF Surgical Systems Inc. (RFS), the market leader in retained surgical item detection, debuted the RF Assure Delivery System for improving birth safety this week at the 2014 AORN national meeting of perioperative nurses in Chicago read more

March 19, 2014

RF Surgical Systems, Inc. Hires John Barnhill as VP of Marketing & Business Development, Matt Heim as VP of Sales

RF Surgical Systems, Inc., the market leader in retained surgical object detection, today announced the appointment of John Barnhill as Vice President of Marketing / Business Development and Matt Heim as Vice President of Global Sales. read more

July 1, 2013

RF Surgical Systsems, Inc. Hires John T. Buhler As New CEO

RF Surgical Systems Inc. (RFS), the market leader in retained surgical item detection, today announced the appointment of John T. Buhler as President and Chief Executive Officer. read more

May 7, 2013

RF Surgical Reports Fast Adoption Rate of Its Radio Frequency Surgical Detection Platform to Detect and Prevent Retained Surgical Sponges

RF Surgical Systems, Inc., the leader in prevention and detection of retained surgical items (RSI), today announced an expanded customer base, bringing the total number of facilities currently using RF Surgical Detection technology, and those covered by a signed agreement and with a scheduled implementation date, to over 300 facilities. read more