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Meridian Medical Technologies, Inc. Company Profile

02:05 EDT 20th June 2018 | BioPortfolio

Since the 1960s, the company has partnered with and served as a critical supplier for the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD). Today, Meridian is the only supplier of FDA-approved auto-injectors containing nerve agent antidotes, and has produced in excess of 185 million auto-injectors for the world market. As Meridian continues to excel on decades of development and manufacturing experience, the company maintains its focus on producing high-quality prescription auto-injectors that meet the demanding operational needs of emergency responders, the U.S. armed forces, and allied military personnel around the world. Auto-injector delivery system platforms and formulations include auto-injectors containing, atropine, pralidoxime chloride, diazepam, morphine and other injectable medications.
Each auto-injector is a pre-filled, ready to use, pressure-activated device designed for the quick administration of a precise dose of medication. Unlike a syringe, which can be cumbersome and time-consuming, Meridian’s auto-injectors provide a compact, quick and portable delivery system. The design’s simplicity, concealed needle, and speed of injection render these auto-injectors well suited for self administration or by a caregiver.

Location

501 Fifth Street
Bristol
Tennessee
37620
United States of America

Contact

Phone: 800.776.3637
Fax: 443.259.7801
Email: info@merdianmt.com


News Articles [671 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

WellCare to Acquire Meridian for $2.5 Billion

TAMPA, Fla., May 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Meridian Health Plan of Michigan, Inc....

Lyft and Hackensack Meridian Health team up to create rideshare command center

News of the command center, which is aimed at providing non-emergency medical transportation to patients, comes after Hackensack Meridian’s JFK Medical Center launched a pilot with Lyft.

Hackensack Meridian Health offers cutting-edge treatment option for patients with carotid artery disease

Hackensack Meridian Health's academic medical centers, Hackensack University Medical Center in Hackensack, NJ and Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune, NJ, are just two of only a few hos...

WellCare Health to buy Meridian for $2.5 billion

(Reuters) - Health insurer WellCare Health Plans Inc said on Tuesday it agreed to buy for-profit managed care company Meridian for $2.5 billion in cash.

Meridian Bioscience, Inc. (VIVO) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.13

Meridian Bioscience, Inc. declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 24th, NASDAQ reports. Investors of record on Monday, February 5th will be paid a dividend of 0.125 per share on Thursday, ...

WellCare To Buy Meridian Health Plans And PBM For $2.5 Billion

WellCare Health Plans said it is buying for $2.5 billion Meridian Health Plans in Illinois and MeridianRx pharmacy benefit management company to expand its Medicare and Medicaid businesses.

Confluent Medical Technologies acquires Corpus Medical

Confluent Medical Technologies, a provider of medical device contract manufacturing services, has completed the acquisition of Corpus Medical.

WellCare Health to buy Meridian Health Plans for $2.5 billion

(Reuters) - WellCare Health Plans Inc said on Tuesday it would buy Meridian Health Plans of Michigan and Illinois for $2.5 billion in cash to become the top Medicaid provider in those states.

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Clinical Trials [1996 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Application of Monitoring and Intervention Technologies in Suboptimal Health Status

The purpose of this study is to use monitoring and intervention technologies in suboptimal health status in a general population in China and evaluate the effectiveness of these technologi...

Electroacupuncture for Postoperative Ileus After Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery

Postoperative ileus remains a significant medical problem after colorectal surgery that adversely influences patients' recovery and prolongs hospital stay. In fact, a substantial portion o...

Acupuncture in the Regulation of Dai Meridian for Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Patients With Abdominal Obesity

The purpose of this study is to determine whether the use of electroacupuncture to dredge and regulate Dai Meridian combined with lifestyle modification are more effective than lifestyle m...

Big Data and Text-mining Technologies Applied for Breast Cancer Medical Data Analysis

Primary purpose : To develop a method to automatically extract and structure the information included in numerous medical records from breast cancer patients. Secondary purpose : ...

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