GE Healthcare buys Vital Signs

Sunday, August 31, 2008

TOTOWA, N.J.--GE Healthcare has acquired Vital Signs, an international provider of medical products in care areas that include anesthesia, respiratory, sleep therapy and emergency medicine, the companies announced July 24. As part of the deal, Vital Signs will become part of GE Healthcare’s Clinical Systems business, which provides patient monitoring, anesthesia delivery and acute respiratory care technologies.