Press Releases

Premier and Varian Medical Systems Announce an Equipment Supply Agreement for Cancer Treatment Systems

PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BW HealthWire)--March 27, 2001--Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE: VAR) and the group purchasing service, Premier Inc., today announced they have renewed a three-year...

InSource Health Services and Varian Medical Systems Announce Supply Agreement for Cancer Treatment Systems

PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 22, 2001-- Varian to be Sole Source Supplier of Radiotherapy Equipment, Including SmartBeam IMRT Technology Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE: VAR) and...

MAGNET and Varian Medical Systems Announce Supply Pact for Cancer Treatment Systems

PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BW HealthWire)--March 20, 2001--Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE:VAR) and Mid Atlantic Group Network of Shared Services (MAGNET) today announced they have renewed a preferred...

HealthTrust Purchasing Group and Varian Medical Systems Announce Supply Agreement for Cancer Treatment Systems

PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BW HealthWire)--March 15, 2001--Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE:VAR) and HealthTrust Purchasing Group (HPG) today announced they have renewed -- and expanded -- a three year...

Varian Medical Systems Board of Directors Elects Kate M. Smith to Corporate Treasurer

PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BW HealthWire)--Feb. 12, 2001--Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) today announced the election by its board of directors of Kate M. Smith as treasurer for the company. Smith,...

Expert Predicts Wholesale Transformation of Radiation Oncology Within Five Years

MELBOURNE, Australia--(BW HealthWire)--Feb. 6, 2001--A new, more effective technique for eradicating tumors with radiation will soon replace conventional radiation therapy for many forms of...

Varian Medical Systems Reports Record First Quarter Earnings, Sales, Net Orders, and Backlog

PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 24, 2001-- Net earnings grow 81 percent to $9.4 million ($0.28 per diluted share); sales rise 14 percent to $161 million; net orders rise 14 percent to...

Varian Medical Systems Schedules News Release/Conference Call to Discuss First Quarter 2001 Financial Results

PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 22, 2001--Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) announced today that it will report its first quarter 2001 financial results following the close of regular...

Varian Medical Systems X-ray Products Now Available On-Line

PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BW HealthWire)--Jan. 19, 2001--Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE:VAR) today announced the launch of an on-line store for fast, easy, and convenient access to the company's...

Varian Medical Systems Records Charge for Abandoned Acquisition of IMPAC Medical Systems

PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 9, 2000--Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE:VAR) today announced it will take an approximate $2 million pretax charge related to its abandoned acquisition...