Masimo Names Retired Senator Harkin To Board

Irvine-based patient monitoring device developer Masimo announced this mroning that retired U.S. Senator Tom Harkin has joined the company's board of directors. Harkin is the former Chairman of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pension (HELP) Committee. Harkin retired in January. Masimo said Harkin's insight into the health system will be valuable to Masimo; Harkin was involved in such efforts as the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Christopher and Dana Reeve Act, and many other healthcare laws which have shaped the industry.