Zynex, Inc. (OTCBB: ZYXI), a provider and developer of non-invasive medical devices for electrotherapy and stroke rehabilitation, neurological diagnosis and cardiac monitoring, announced the appointment of David Empey to Compliance and Privacy Officer.
Mr. Empey has been the Company’s Director of Regulatory Compliance since the beginning of the year, has over 25 years of healthcare related experience and possesses an in-depth knowledge of complex healthcare regulations and guidelines.
Thomas Sandgaard, CEO stated, “We have appointed David Empey to Compliance and Privacy Officer because of his extensive regulatory healthcare experience and his positive impact on strengthening our compliance programs. We believe that, through David’s leadership, we will continue to advance and improve our regulatory efforts.”
Zynex, Inc. (founded in 1996), operates under three primary business segments; Zynex Medical, Zynex NeuroDiagnostics and Zynex Monitoring Solutions. Zynex Medical engineers, manufactures, markets and sells its own design of electrotherapy medical devices for standard digital electrotherapy, used for pain relief, pain management and stroke and spinal cord injury rehabilitation. Zynex Medical’s product lines are fully developed, FDA-cleared, commercially sold, and have been developed to uphold the Company's mission of improving the quality of life for patients suffering from impaired mobility due to stroke, spinal cord injury, or debilitating and chronic pain. Zynex NeuroDiagnostics, currently in the development stage, has been established to market EMG, EEG, sleep pattern, auditory and nerve conductivity neurological diagnosis devices through product development or acquisitions. Zynex Monitoring Solutions, currently in the development stage, has been established to develop and market medical devices for non-invasive cardiac monitoring.
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