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FORM 12b-25



Commission File Number: 000-55364

CUSIP Number: 42328V



(Check One):      

☐  Form 10-K     ☐  Form 20-F     ☐  Form 11-K     ☒  Form 10-Q

☐  Form 10-D     ☐  Form N-SAR     ☐  Form N-CSR

  For Period Ended:    March 31, 2017
  ☐  Transition Report on Form 10-K
  ☐  Transition Report on Form 20-F
  ☐  Transition Report on Form 11-K
  ☐  Transition Report on Form 10-Q
  ☐  Transition Report on Form N-SAR
  ☐  For the Transition Period Ended:     


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Nothing in this form shall be construed to imply that the Commission has verified any information contained herein.

If the notification relates to a portion of the filing checked above, identify the Item(s) to which the notification relates:




Helius Medical Technologies, Inc.

Full Name of Registrant


Former Name if Applicable

41 University Drive, Suite 400

Address of Principal Executive Office (Street and Number)

Newtown, PA 18940

City, State and Zip Code



PART II — RULES 12b-25(b) AND (c)

If the subject report could not be filed without unreasonable effort or expense and the Registrant seeks relief pursuant to Rule 12b-25(b), the following should be completed. (Check box if appropriate.)


☒      (a)  

The reasons described in reasonable detail in Part III of this form could not be eliminated without unreasonable effort or expense;



The subject annual report, semi-annual report, transition report on Form 10-K, Form 20-F, Form 11-K, Form N-SAR or Form N-CSR, or portion thereof, will be filed on or before the fifteenth calendar day following the prescribed due date; or the subject quarterly report or transition report on Form 10-Q, or subject distribution report on Form 10-D, or portion thereof, will be filed on or before the fifth calendar day following the prescribed due date; and


  (c)   The accountant’s statement or other exhibit required by Rule 12b-25(c) has been attached if applicable.




State below in reasonable detail why the Forms 10-K, 20-F, 11-K, 10-Q, 10-D, N-SAR, N-CSR or the transition report portion thereof could not be filed within the prescribed time period.

Helius Medical Technologies, Inc. (the “Registrant”) is unable to file the its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q (the “Quarterly Report”) for the period ended March 31, 2017 within the prescribed time period without unreasonable effort or expense, because additional time is required for completion of the review of its financial results for the period ended March 31, 2017 by its independent registered public accounting firm.

The Registrant currently anticipates filing its Quarterly Report within the period permitted by Rule 12b-25(b).





(1)  Name and telephone number of person to contact in regard to this notification


Joyce LaViscount        215       809-2018
(Name)        (Area Code)       (Telephone Number)


(2)  Have all other periodic reports required under Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30 of the Investment Company Act of 1940 during the preceding 12 months or for such shorter period that the registrant was required to file such report(s) been filed? If answer is no, identify report(s).    Yes  ☒    No  ☐


(3)  Is it anticipated that any significant change in results of operations from the corresponding period for the last fiscal year will be reflected by the earnings statements to be included in the subject report or portion thereof?    Yes  ☒    No  ☐

If so, attach an explanation of the anticipated change, both narratively and quantitatively, and, if appropriate, state the reasons why a reasonable estimate of the results cannot be made.

The Registrant expects to report an operating loss for the three months ended March 31, 2017 (approximately $5.0 million) compared to the three months ended March 31, 2016 (approximately $2.9 million), as well as a net loss for the three months ended March 31, 2017 (approximately $5.7 million) compared to the three months ended March 31, 2016 (approximately $3.8 million), resulting primarily from increased research and development expenses primarily attributable to an increase in the Registrant’s activities as it recruits for, and performs its clinical trials.




Helius Medical Technologies, Inc.

(Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

has caused this notification to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


Date:    May 16, 2017     By:     

/s/ Joyce LaViscount

      Name:     Joyce LaViscount
      Title:     Chief Financial Officer

INSTRUCTION: The form may be signed by an executive officer of the registrant or by any other duly authorized representative. The name and title of the person signing the form shall be typed or printed beneath the signature. If the statement is signed on behalf of the registrant by an authorized representative (other than an executive officer), evidence of the representative’s authority to sign on behalf of the registrant shall be filed with the form.




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