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Health Care Equipment and Services - Australian Stock Market Report

  1. 1. Health Care Equipment and Services - Australian Stock Market Report
  2. 2. ADVANCED SURGICAL DESIGN & MANUFACTURE LIMITED <ul><li>Advanced Surgical Design & Manufacture (ASX code AMT) (Name abbreviation: ASDM) is an Australian based developer and maker of prosthetic implants and medical devices. </li></ul>
  3. 3. AEVUM LIMITED <ul><li>Aevum (AVE) is a company primarily engaged in the operation, management and development of retirement villages and aged care facilities. </li></ul>
  4. 4. ANALYTICA LIMITED <ul><li>Analytica (ALT) is a biotechnology company with its principal activities focused on the design, research, development and supply of medical devices that are intended to enhance the safety of healthcare workplace. </li></ul>
  5. 5. ANSELL LIMITED <ul><li>Ansell Limited (ANN) is an Australian-based company whose principal activities include the development, manufacturing as well as sourcing, distribution and marketing of gloves and other protective products with main operations in Europe, Americas and the Asia Pacific. </li></ul>
  6. 6. AQUACAROTENE LIMITED <ul><li>AquaCarotene (AQL) is principally focused on the growth, production, refinement, marketing and sale of natural marine algae-related materials. </li></ul>
  7. 7. ATCOR MEDICAL HOLDINGS LIMITED <ul><li>AtCor Medical Holdings (ACG) designs, manufactures and markets medical devices intended for cardiovascular management. </li></ul>
  8. 8. ATOS WELLNESS LTD <ul><li>Atos Wellness (ATW) is in the business of energy medicine and healthcare industry. Atos manufactures and sells advanced healthcare products which are a blend of scientific Western, traditional Chinese and complementary medical methods. </li></ul>
  9. 9. AUSTOFIX GROUP LIMITED <ul><li>Austofix Group (AYX) manufactures and designs orthopaedic medical devices and implants with a particular focus on public health care issues and trauma predisposed by osteoporosis. It is one of a few Australian companies that can take a new device concept, develop it and turn it into a fully commercialised product that meets regulatory approval for distribution around the world. </li></ul>
  10. 10. AUSTRALIAN PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRIES LIMITED <ul><li>Australian Pharmaceutical Industries (API) was formed in 1910 and now it is a leading distributor of pharmaceutical and allied products in Australia having alliances with more than 4000 independent pharmacies. API also focuses on retailing through its wholly owned Priceline retail store brand, a major health and beauty brand in Australia. </li></ul>
  11. 11. AVASTRA SLEEP CENTRES LIMITED <ul><li>Avastra Sleep Centres (AVS) is involved in the biotechnological research and development in the field of wound healing and wound closure. </li></ul>
  12. 12. BIOMD LIMITED <ul><li>bioMD (BOD) is an Australian biotechnology company specialising in bringing safer and more innovative medical devices to the healthcare market. </li></ul>
  13. 13. BLACKMORES LIMITED <ul><li>Blackmores Limited (BKL) is an Australia-based company whose principal activities involve the development and marketing of health products such as herbal, vitamins and mineral nutritional supplements in Thailand, Malaysia and Australia. </li></ul>
  14. 14. BRAINZ INSTRUMENTS LIMITED <ul><li>BrainZ Instruments (BZI) is a New Zealand-based company. The Company was primarily involved in the research, development, manufacture and sale of bedside brain monitoring technology. </li></ul>
  15. 15. C @ LIMITED <ul><li>C@ Limited (CEO) is an Australian company engaged in the assembly of optical related products and marketing and sales of lenses and frames. </li></ul>
  16. 16. CAPITOL HEALTH LIMITED <ul><li>Capitol Health (CAJ) formed in 2005 and it is a major primary healthcare provider in Australia focusing on the radiology business. </li></ul>
  17. 17. CATHRX LTD <ul><li>CathRx (CXD) is an Australian medical devices company, initially focusing on the development and commercialisation of a range of cardiac catheters for use in the diagnosis and treatment of electrical problems of the heart known as cardiac arrhythmias. </li></ul>
  18. 18. CLOVER CORPORATION LIMITED <ul><li>Clover Corporation Ltd (CLV) develops and markets products from tuna fish oil and other natural oils, for use in the food, pharmaceutical and farming industries. </li></ul>
  19. 19. COCHLEAR LIMITED <ul><li>Cochlear Limited (COH) is an Australian company engaged in the manufacturing and supply of implantable hearing solutions. </li></ul>
  20. 20. COMPUMEDICS LIMITED <ul><li>Compumedics (CMP) is a leader in developing and manufacturing diagnostic technology for sleep and associated disorders. </li></ul>
  21. 21. CORDLIFE LIMITED <ul><li>Cordlife (CBB) core business is in adult stem cell therapeutics and cell-based products and services. </li></ul>
  22. 22. CYCLOPHARM LIMITED <ul><li>Cyclopharm Limited (CYC) is engaged in the manufacture and sale of medical equipment and radiopharmaceuticals, including associated research and development. </li></ul>
  23. 23. EASTLAND MEDICAL SYSTEMS LTD <ul><li>Eastland Medical Systems (EMS) is involved in the development and manufacture of injection, infusion and blood-drawing devices. EMS's products are specifically designed to reduce the risk of needlestick injuries to healthcare workers. </li></ul>
  24. 24. ELLEX MEDICAL LASERS LIMITED <ul><li>Ellex Medical Lasers (ELX) is involved in the design and manufacture of ophthalmic lasers. ELX manufactures products for Alcon Surgical and Lumenis Inc, as well as distributes under its own brand Laserex. </li></ul>
  25. 25. FERMISCAN HOLDINGS LIMITED <ul><li>Fermiscan Holdings (FER) is the owner of a patented diagnostic technique entitled &quot;Using Hair to Screen for Breast Cancer&quot;. The focus of the company is on the development of the technology called The Fermiscan Test, which discovers a technique of using X-ray diffraction of hair to investigate early potential detection for breast cancer. </li></ul>
  26. 26. FISHER & PAYKEL HEALTHCARE CORPORATION LIMITED <ul><li>Fisher & Paykel Healthcare Corporation (FPH) specialises in the design, manufacturing and marketing of a range of heated humidification devices for respiratory, sleep disordered breathing, critical care and operating room markets. The products offered by FPH consist of humidifier controllers, chambers, tubing, filters, connectors, interfaces, warmers, respiratory systems and resuscitators which are supplied to more than 110 countries throughout the world. </li></ul>
  27. 27. GLOBAL HEALTH LIMITED <ul><li>Global Health (GLH) specialises in software products for the healthcare industry. GLH’s health solutions business (70% earnings) is marketed under the ‘Global Health’ banner. </li></ul>
  28. 28. GREENCROSS LIMITED <ul><li>Greencross (GXL) is an Australia-based company. The Company is engaged in providing veterinary services. </li></ul>
  29. 29. HEALTHSCOPE LIMITED <ul><li>Healthscope (HSP) is one of the major healthcare services provider in Australia. The Company owns and operates a portfolio of around 45 medical/surgical, rehabilitation and psychiatric hospitals. </li></ul>
  30. 30. IBA HEALTH GROUP LIMITED <ul><li>IBA Health Group (IBA) is a leading provider of healthcare information technology solutions. IBA specialises in the development, supply and licensing of computer softwares such as electronic claiming and billing systems for the health industry. </li></ul>
  31. 31. ICSGLOBAL LIMITED <ul><li>ICSGlobal (ICS) is a technology company offering consulting and IT services that assist organisations operating in the health industry. The company is focussed on the development of THELMA (Transactional Health Exchange Linking Multiple Applications). </li></ul>
  32. 32. IM MEDICAL LTD <ul><li>IM Medical (IMI) Medical is a medical services company that markets cardiovascular disease management products. IntelliHeart uses a unique set of diagnostic tools coupled with its proprietary software that allows doctors to comprehensively assess a patient’s cardiovascular risk. </li></ul>
  33. 33. IMPEDIMED LIMITED <ul><li>ImpediMed (IPD) is an Australian-based medical device company that develops medical devices to enable early detection and monitoring of secondary lymphoedema in cancer survivors before the onset of symptoms detectable using the most commonly used clinical technique. </li></ul>
  34. 34. ISOFT GROUP LIMITED <ul><li>Isoft Group (ISF) supplies software and IT solutions to healthcare providers such as hospitals, clinics, pharmacists, aged care facilities and GPs. </li></ul>
  35. 35. ITL LIMITED <ul><li>ITL (ITD) specialises in creating medical devices and procedure kits for global healthcare markets. The company manufactures in Australia and Malaysia, exports into 35 countries and has representative offices in North America, Europe, and Asia. </li></ul>
  36. 36. KARMELSONIX LTD <ul><li>Karmelsonix (KSX) (formerly Salus Technologies) is a medical research and development company investing in advanced wound care, tissue engineering and eye correction technology. The company has a wound dressing powder for the treatment of diabetic ulcers, chronic wounds and burns through to skin grafts, cosmetic surgery and anti-scarring. </li></ul>
  37. 37. KONEKT LIMITED <ul><li>Konekt (KKT) provides organisational health services. The company examines its client's processes, procedures and cultures to identify potential inefficiencies, cost reductions or non-compliance with occupational health and safety, risk management and injury management. </li></ul>
  38. 38. LABTECH SYSTEMS LTD <ul><li>LBT Innovations is a biotechnology company looking to further develop and commercialise MicroStreak, a technology that has application in microbiology laboratory automation markets. </li></ul>
  39. 39. MEDIC VISION LIMITED <ul><li>Medic Vision (MVH), formerly Premier Bionics Limited (PBI) is involved with research and development of medical devices and diagnostics. The company targets projects in their later stages of development and products that are next generation or add-on products. </li></ul>
  40. 40. MEDICAL CORPORATION AUSTRALASIA LIMITED <ul><li>Medical Corporation Australasia (MOD) is an investment company focusing in the healthcare sector. It currently has four investments: ObjectiVision Pty Ltd (medical technology company that designs, patents and markets high-value vision-related products that contribute to the prevention of blindness); Hangzhou AoYi Pollen Pharmaceutical (pharmaceutical business situated in China); Symbion Pty Ltd (developer of Australian biotechnology); and cervi-MAX Speculum (gynaecological medical device MOD is commercialising). </li></ul>
  41. 41. MEDIGARD LIMITED <ul><li>Medigard (MGZ) is an Australian company providing a range of safety medical devices which guard medical staff and the public against the risk of needlestick injury. Needlestick injury is of particular concern to healthcare workers that are exposed to patients with high risk bloodborne diseases such as HIV-Aids and Hepatitis B and C. </li></ul>
  42. 42. MEDIVAC LIMITED <ul><li>Medivac (MDV) is an Australian health care equipment and services company in the business of supplying patented clinical and sharps waste sterilisation technology, associated consumables and in house clinical education modules to health and aged care; along with commercialising other aligned, innovative technologies and forming strategic alliances to develop complementary business units in the global health and aged care market. </li></ul>
  43. 43. MEDTECH GLOBAL LIMITED <ul><li>Medtech Global (MDG) is involved in the provision of efficient healthcare administration systems to minimise cost and improve the quality of healthcare in metropolitan, rural or remote areas. Its products include RX Integrated Clinical, Medical Windows Integrated Clinical and Rx Enterprise. </li></ul>
  44. 44. NANOSONICS LIMITED <ul><li>Nanosonics (NAN) is a technology driven company that is commercialising innovative and unique customer focused disinfection solutions. The Company's unique disinfection and sterilisation technologies provide the ability to produce safe, non-toxic, fast and environmentally friendly solutions that are able to kill the most resilient microorganisms. </li></ul>
  45. 45. NORWOOD ABBEY LIMITED <ul><li>Norwood Abbey (NAL) operates in the medical industry and it develops and markets innovative medical projects and technologies with a focus on drug delivery and other therapies. </li></ul>
  46. 46. NSL Consolidated LIMITED <ul><li>NSL Consolidated (NSL) focuses on the distribution of biotechnology products. The company was formally involved in research and development of drug and biological agents but has shifted it operations to act as a distribution company for other medical technology companies. </li></ul>
  47. 47. OCCUPATIONAL & MEDICAL INNOVATIONS LIMITED <ul><li>Occupational and Medical Innovations Limited (OMI) is involved in the development and manufacturing of safety equipment for the medical industry. OMI's core products include, a retractable safety syringe, a needle sheath, a safety scalpel, safety canula and canula valve. </li></ul>
  48. 48. OPTISCAN IMAGING LIMITED <ul><li>Optiscan Imaging (OIL)is a Melbourne-based, publicly listed Australian medical device company. The Optiscan Technology is a patented combination of optical fibre and laser technologies incorporated into miniaturised confocal microscopes. Optiscan's microscopes are small enough to fit inside the body and produce unique high magnification, high resolution, digital images of intact living tissue in real time for the detection of pathological changes. </li></ul>
  49. 49. PEARL HEALTHCARE LIMITED <ul><li>Pearl Healthcare (PHL) provides dental laboratory services and aims to deliver quality products for dental professionals. It has created a network of dental laboratories through the acquisition of established dental laboratories across Australia. Their products and services include crown and bridges, metal free restorations, implants, castings, denture prostethics, occlusal splints, mouthguards, anti snoring devices and orthodontic and orthopaedic appliances. </li></ul>
  50. 50. PHARMANET GROUP LIMITED <ul><li>PharmaNet Group (PNO) has a number of entities under its control that operate in the pharmaceutical industry. The principal activities of its entities within the consolidated entity are research, development, investment, distribution, marketing and sales of medical and paramedical products and manufacture and distribution of pharmaceutical products. </li></ul>
  51. 51. POLARTECHNICS LIMITED <ul><li>Polartechnics (PLT) is focused on the commercialisation of new health and medical products/ services. The company's core products are: TrueScreen, a cervical cancer screening device; SolarScan a skin cancer scanning device; and Mediscan an image, video and data management system. </li></ul>
  52. 52. PORTLAND ORTHOPAEDICS LIMITED <ul><li>Portland Orthopaedics (PLD) is an innovative developer, manufacturer and distributor of a range of reconstructive orthopaedic devices, specifically focusing on joint replacement systems such as hips and knees. </li></ul>
  53. 53. PRIMARY HEALTH CARE LIMITED <ul><li>Primary Health Care (PRY) operates in the healthcare industry. It is a market leader in the provision of healthcare technology solutions to medical practitioners, medical practices and hospitals. </li></ul>
  54. 54. PRO MEDICUS LIMITED <ul><li>Pro Medicus (PME) develops and markets medical and healthcare software and it is a key supplier of radiology information systems (RIS) in the US, Canada, Australia and the UK. </li></ul>
  55. 55. RAMSAY HEALTH CARE LIMITED <ul><li>Ramsay Health Care (RHC) is a large and established private hospitals operator, with operations mainly held in Australia, Indonesia and the United Kingdom. Ramsay Health Care is engaged in the provision of diversified health care services, ranging from day surgery procedures to highly complex surgery, in addition to psychiatric care and rehabilitation. </li></ul>
  56. 56. RESMED INC <ul><li>ResMed Inc. (RMD) is a specialist medical device manufacturer principally focused on the development, manufacturing and sale of medical equipment for the treatment and diagnosis of sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) and other respiratory disorders. SDB includes obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) together with other respiratory disorders occurring during sleep. </li></ul>
  57. 57. RESONANCE HEALTH LIMITED <ul><li>Resonance Health (RHT) is an Australian healthcare company developing and commercialising magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) related diagnostic technologies. RHT's first product, FerriScan, is a non-invasive MRI based test, allowing measurement of iron levels in the liver. The FerriScan test involves an MRI scan followed by secure transmission of the images via the internet to RHT's analysis centre from anywhere in the world. </li></ul>
  58. 58. SAFETY MEDICAL PRODUCTS LIMITED <ul><li>Safety Medical Products (SFP) is engaged in the development of a range of safety and retractable syringes and has entered into a Strategic Alliance Agreement with Exelint International Co. of the USA for the manufacture and production of the Securetouch safety syringe in Korea, and for the exclusive sale and distribution of the product in the US, Japan, Germany and the UK. The company also holds the rights to the technology and product known as Meditag, a temperature control product. </li></ul>
  59. 59. SDI LIMITED <ul><li>SDI (SDI) is a specialist manufacturer and distributor of dental restorative materials. Its principal operations and activities include the development, manufacturing, marketing, research and development of dental amalgam, composite restorative materials dental equipment and accessories. </li></ul>
  60. 60. SOMNOMED LIMITED <ul><li>SomnoMed (SOM) focuses on the development and commercialisation of treatments for people who suffer from snoring and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). The company makes a custom-made splint, which is similar to a mouth guard, that the sufferer wears while sleeping. </li></ul>
  61. 61. SONIC HEALTHCARE LIMITED <ul><li>One of Australia's leading provider of pathology services, Sonic Healthcare Limited (SHL) is a medical diagnostics company engaged in providing radiology and pathology services as well as administrative services and facilities to medical practitioners, patients community health services and hospitals. </li></ul>
  62. 62. SUNSHINE HEART, INC. <ul><li>Sunshine Heart (SHC) is a global medical device company committed to the commercialisation of C-Pulse™, an implantable, non-blood-contacting heart-assist therapy for the treatment of moderate heart failure, a condition where the heart progressively loses its ability to efficiently pump blood throughout the body. </li></ul>
  63. 63. TSV HOLDINGS LIMITED <ul><li>TSV Holdings (TSH) is a communications companies with two main business divisions. Tecsound is a supplier, distributor and installer of electronic communications systems, audiovisual equipment and electronic security products to quick service restaurants, retailers and transportation hubs. Calltec Victoria and Amatec Queensland specialises in communication systems for the health and aged care industry. </li></ul>
  64. 64. UNIVERSAL BIOSENSORS INC. <ul><li>Universal Biosensors (UBI) is a specialist medical diagnostics company focused on the development, manufacture and commercialisation of a range in vitro diagnosis tests for use in a variety of point-of-care settings. In vitro diagnostic testing involves the testing of a body fluid or tissue sample outside the body. </li></ul>
  65. 65. USCOM LIMITED <ul><li>Uscom (UCM) operates in the development and supply of medical equipment. The company has developed and manufactured a device, the USCOM Monitor, that provides an alternative to existing invasive and expensive methods of cardiac output measurement. The company has patented the product in Australia and the US. </li></ul>
  66. 66. VENTRACOR LIMITED <ul><li>Ventracor (VCR) is an international medical device company focused on the development of an implantable blood pump, the VentrAssist left ventricular assist device (LVAD). LVAD is designed as a substitute to heart transplantation for people in end-stage heart failure. The Company is principally engaged in the research, development, manufacture, clinical trials and marketing of the VentrAssist LVAD and related technologies. </li></ul>
  67. 67. VISION GROUP HOLDINGS LIMITED <ul><li>Vision Group Holdings (VGH) specialises in the provision of private ophthalmic services in Australia. VGH is a leading provider of ophthalmic care, providing ophthalmic services through a network of 29 consulting facilities, nine day surgeries and seven refractive surgery facilities located across Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland. </li></ul>
  68. 68. Eco Quest <ul><li>Eco Quest (ECQ) operates in the wholesale and retail industry. The Company develops and commercialises biodegradable non-woven sanitary products such as nappies, wipes, incontinence and sanitary protection products utilising its intellectual property - a unique biodegradable composite made of natural and reconstructed fibres. </li></ul>
  69. 69. HEALTHZONE LIMITED <ul><li>Healthzone (HZL) operates a portfolio of distribution, consumer product and retail businesses in the Wellness sector. The company distributes to stores in Australia, China, North America and Europe. </li></ul>