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Last €78.88 EUR
Change Today +0.62 / 0.79%
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Varian Medical Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures, sells, and services medical devices and software products for treating cancer and other medical conditions in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Oncology Systems and Imaging Components. The Oncology Systems segment provides hardware and software products for treating cancer with radiotherapy, stereotactic radiotherapy, stereotactic body radiotherapy, stereotactic radiosurgery, and brachytherapy. Its products include linear accelerators, brachytherapy afterloaders, treatment simulation and verification equipment, and accessories; and information management, treatment planning, and image processing software. This segment serves university research and community hospitals, private and governmental institutions, healthcare agencies, physicians’ offices, and cancer care clinics. The Imaging Components segment provides X-ray imaging components to large imaging system original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) for use in radiographic or fluoroscopic imaging, mammography, special procedures, computed tomography, and industrial applications; and X-ray tubes and flat panel digital image detectors to small OEMs, independent service companies, and end-users for filmless X-ray imaging. This segment also offers Linatron X-ray accelerators, imaging processing software, and image detection products for security and inspection purposes, such as cargo screening at ports and borders, and nondestructive examination in various applications. Varian Medical Systems, Inc. also provides products and systems for delivering proton therapy; and develops various technologies in the areas of digital X-ray imaging, volumetric and functional imaging, and improved X-ray sources. The company was formerly known as Varian Associates, Inc. and changed its name to Varian Medical Systems, Inc. in April 1999. Varian Medical Systems, Inc. was founded in 1948 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, California.

6,800 Employees
Last Reported Date: 11/25/14
Founded in 1948

varian medical systems inc (VNM) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $934.6K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $587.0K
Executive Vice President and President of Onc...
Total Annual Compensation: $567.0K
Senior Vice President and President of Imagin...
Total Annual Compensation: $513.8K
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Co...
Total Annual Compensation: $429.9K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

varian medical systems inc (VNM) Key Developments

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. Provides Earnings Guidance for the Third Quarter of 2015

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. provided earnings guidance for the third quarter of 2015. For the quarter, the company expects to add about $80 million of revenue and, including tax effects, an approximately $0.22 of earnings per diluted share to its previous guidance for the fiscal year 2015, with the vast majority impacting the third quarter.

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. and Câncer de Barretos Enter into Long-Term Agreement Encompassing the Deployment of Advanced Technology

Varian Medical Systems and Hospital de Câncer de Barretos (HCB) in Brazil announced that they have entered into a long-term agreement encompassing the deployment of advanced technology for treating cancer as well as the establishment of a clinical training program at the hospital. HCB will acquire four new radiotherapy treatment systems representing the full spectrum of Varian's technology offerings. A TrueBeam®, Trilogy®, Clinac®, and UNIQUE™ radiotherapy system will be installed over a two year period. The hospital will also upgrade its suite of Varian software, including Eclipse™ and BrachyVision™ for treatment planning and ARIA® for managing oncology information. Varian will also work with the HCB clinical team to establish a clinical school at the hospital, to train clinicians from across Brazil and other countries in Latin America on the use of Varian technology to deliver advanced radiotherapy. The clinical school will be outfitted with a VERT™ virtual simulation and training system that enables doctors, physicists, dosimetrists, and radiation therapists to learn and practice planning and delivering a full range of treatment techniques.

Varian Medical Systems and Sarah Cannon Cancer Network Expand Integrated Technology for Radiation Oncology Program

Varian Medical Systems and Sarah Cannon announced a new initiative to upgrade the radiation oncology equipment across the Sarah Cannon Cancer Network of Excellence with newly advanced technology for image-guided, high-precision radiotherapy and radiosurgery. Sarah Cannon will also deploy Varian's new InSightive™ software for data analytics and RapidPlan™ knowledge-based treatment planning software together with Varian's ARIA® information management and Eclipse™ treatment planning software. The software will support Sarah Cannon's programs for using data to develop personalized treatment plans, improve outcomes, and expand clinical trial options for patients. The project is part of a long-term plan for enhancing and expanding radiotherapy and radiosurgery cancer treatment capabilities across the Sarah Cannon Cancer Network of Excellence. Sarah Cannon has access to more than 100,000 newly-diagnosed cancer patients per year and offers integrated cancer services with convenient access to cutting-edge therapies through its network of cancer programs across the United States and United Kingdom.


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