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Acertara Honored as Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Company

LONGMONT, CO August 14, 2019.   Acertara Acoustic Laboratories, an ISO17025:2017 accredited testing laboratory and ISO13485:2016 certified ultrasound probe repair company, has been included in the prestigious Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing privately held companies in the United States. Growth at Acertara is notable in that it has been achieved completely organically and without the … Continue reading

August 15, 2019 Uncategorized

A Prairie Home Companion

The Lake Wobegon Effect 08/13/19 “The Lake Wobegon effect is a natural tendency to overestimate one’s capabilities and see oneself as better than others. Research psychologists refer to this tendency as self-enhancement bias and have found evidence for its existence in many domains.” Psychology Wiki Garrison Keillor (A Prairie Home Companion) made a hugely successful … Continue reading

August 12, 2019 Newsletter

Acertara Receives CE Mark for ATLAS™ Ultrasound Probe Test System

LONGMONT, CO June 18, 2019. Acertara Acoustic Laboratories, an ISO17025:2017 accredited testing laboratory and ISO13485:2016 certified ultrasound probe repair facility announces that its newest ultrasound probe testing device, ATLAS, has received the CE Mark allowing it to be sold within the European Union. ATLAS is a patent-pending, table-top sized, probe testing and analysis device that … Continue reading

June 18, 2019 Uncategorized

Acertara Receives ISO/IEC 17025:2017 Certificate of Accreditation

LONGMONT, CO June 3, 2019. Acertara Acoustic Laboratories, an independent ISO/IEC 17025:2017 accredited medical ultrasound acoustic measurement, testing, and calibration laboratory, and ISO13485:2016 certified probe repair and new product development facility announces it has received the latest version of accreditation from the ANSI National Accreditation Board for ISO/IEC 17025:2017 for ultrasound acoustic testing and calibration. … Continue reading

June 3, 2019 Uncategorized

Acertara Expands into New Facility

LONGMONT, CO May 14th, 2019. Acertara Acoustic Laboratories, an independent ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accredited medical ultrasound acoustic measurement, testing, and calibration laboratory, and ISO 13485:2016 certified probe repair and new product development company is pleased to announce the completion of its Acertara-owned facility and relocation of its headquarters. “We are very excited to bring Acertara to … Continue reading

May 15, 2019 Uncategorized

The FDA 510(k) Guidance

Rules, Regulations, Compliance, Substantial Equivalence, or What? G. Wayne Moore, B.Sc., MBA, FASE 05/14/19 As an ultrasound medical device regulatory expert, I receive a great many questions throughout the year regarding exactly what the FDA Guidance documents are. For example, are they requirements, rules, suggestions, or regulations? Below you will find the link to the … Continue reading

May 13, 2019 Newsletter