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Sep 2016

Rennova Health, Inc. to Acquire Pharmacogenetic Laboratory, Genomas

Rennova Health Inc a vertically integrated provider of industryleading diagnostics and supportive software solutions to healthcare providers announces the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire the remaining ownership approximately of Genomas Inc for a total of million in newlycreated Series F convertible prefe..


Sep 2016

Community Health Systems to Divest Four Rural Hospitals

Community Health Systems Inc CYH announced that subsidiaries of the Company have signed a definitive agreement for the sale of four hospitals and their associated assets to subsidiaries of Curae Health Inc Facilities included in the transaction are bed Merit Health Gilmore Memorial in Amory Miss bed Merit Health Batesville in Batesville Miss bed Me..


Sep 2016

Terumo Corp looks to purchase portion of Abbott Laboratories' medical device business

Terumo Corp is looking to purchase a portion of Abbott Laboratories medical device business Nikkei Abbott has put some operations on auction block and Terumo Corp has apparently made bid for cardiovascular device segment and other operations Nikkei Terumo Corps potential deal to purchase Abbott Laboratories medical device business could be wort..


Sep 2016

Intuitive Surgical and Fosun Pharma Establish Joint Venture for Lung Cancer Diagnostic and Therapeutic Tools in China

Intuitive Surgical Inc and Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical Group Co Ltd Fosun Pharma today announced a joint venture to research develop manufacture and sell innovative roboticassisted catheterbased medical devices The joint venture between Intuitive Surgical the global leader in roboticassisted minimally invasive surgery and Fosun Pharma a leading ..

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Sep 2016

Fitch Affirms Forrest Health, MS' Rev Bonds at 'A'; Outlook Stable

NEW YORKBUSINESS WIRE Fitch Ratings has affi..


Sep 2016

SunLink Adopts Shareholder Rights Plan to Protect Tax Benefits

ATLANTABUSINESS WIRE SunLink Health Systems ..


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    Bioserve Biotechnologies India Pvt. Ltd.

    Chief Technology Officer
    Cancer Genetics has always focused on translating cancer related genetic discoveries into diagnostic tests We have had success in bringing many fluorescence in situ hybridization FISH immunohistochemistry fluorescence activated ce..

  • Articles

    Expanding Healthcare Delivery in India: From Hospitals to Home

    The Need The concept popular in the developed nations such as US and also developing countries akin to India such as China is gaining ground and the reasons are obvious Indias geriatric population aged over currently at over million is expected to grow to approx million by The burden of chronic diseases is increasing rapidly amidst aging population sedentary lifestyles diet changes and rising..

    Advisory Board

  • Pradeep Chowbey

    Pradeep Chowbey

    President - Asia Pacific Hernia Society (APHS)
  • Gabe Rijpma

    Gabe Rijpma

    Health and Social Services Industry Director, Public Sector Group, Microsoft Asia Pacific, Singapore
  • Peter Gross

    Peter Gross

    Chairman, Internal Medicine, Hackensack University Medical Center, USA
  • Malcom J Underwood

    Malcom J Underwood

    Chief,Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong
  • John R Adler

    John R Adler

    Dorothy & TK Chan Professor, Stanford University, USA

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  • Managing Change

    No surgeon would ever enter the operating room without a refined understanding of the relevant anatomy and physiology Yet one of the most compelling reasons for the chronically high failure rates of change initiatives is a limited appreciation for the fact that the focus and skills necessary to operate an organisation are very different than the focus and skills needed to change an organisation This article spotlights the change resister those saboteurs who are harmful to the health of next innovation..

  • Assessing surgical outcomes

    Methods that assess individual patient variables would appear to offer the best methodology for assessing surgeon and anaesthetist performance..

  • The Future of Wearables

    Fitness trackers health and activity monitoring wearables are increasingly prevalent yet focus primarily on data capture Design and materials approaches that merge precise data capture with clinically relevant reporting and positive user experiences are more likely to succeed Here are key performance indicators for successful wearable design and adoption..

  • Chemical Allergy in Healthcare

    This article will present a review of the problem of chemical allergies associated with glove use and key considerations in the selection and use of alternative medical glove produ..