Posts Tagged ‘ReliantHeart’

First Patient Receives HeartAssist5® VAD Following CE Mark Approval »

The first advanced stage heart failure patient received its next generation HeartAssist5® Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) since the company earned CE Mark approval for design enhancements just weeks ago.

ReliantHeart to manufacture, sell and support the HeartAssist5® VAD with Rodger Ford as CEO »

ReliantHeart, Inc. has become the successor-in-interest to the assets of MicroMed Technology, Inc., the manufacturer of a class III ventricular assist device (VAD) called the HeartAssist5®. Rodger Ford will serve as Director and Chief Executive Officer of ReliantHeart. Mr. Ford was previously the CEO of Tucson-based artificial heart company SynCardia.