Mediware Information Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: MEDW) announced that the 2012 versions of the company's core blood management software products, including LifeTrak® and HCLL® Transfusion, have received updated 510(k) clearance by the US FDA. The software systems are used by more than 500 hospital and blood center facilities in the United States, Canada, Ireland, and Singapore to support blood donor management; blood testing, product manufacturing and distribution; and patient testing and transfusions. Both products were also selected by the US Department of Defense to support effective blood management in Military Health facilities worldwide.(c) 2012 Benzinga.com. Benzinga does not provide investment advice. All rights reserved.