Issue 36
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Jul 2017

Agfa HealthCare Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Advanced Clinical Applications on XERO Universal Viewer

Agfa HealthCare announces today that it has received FDA k clearance for the XERO Xtend functionalities of the Enterprise Imaging zerofootprint viewer XERO Xtend adds D processing and advanced clinical applications to the XERO Viewer It is now FDAcleared for diagnostic viewing on desktop devices The release data for K cleared XERO Xtend will be communicated by Agfa HealthCares regional…


Jul 2017

Beckman Coulter Diagnostics Introduces DxONE™ Clinical Information Management Tools

Beckman Coulter Diagnostics introduces its DxONE information management solutions an integrated system of technologies and capabilities designed to ease data access and usability DxONE is designed in response to the increasing challenges faced by laboratory technicians to expedite result times reduce costs maneuver personnel shortages and navigate network consolidations The suite of nextgeneration technologies applies cloudcomputing to provide remoteaccess functionality…


Jul 2017

Roche launches the AVENIO Millisect System for precise and efficient dissection of tissue biopsies

Roche announced today the commercial availability of the AVENIO Millisect System a tissue dissection instrument that utilizes an automated digitally assisted process to reliably and efficiently isolate clinically relevant cells from formalinfixed paraffinembedded FFPE tissue slides The AVENIO Millisect System addresses challenges inherent in todays tissue dissection practice in the clinical lab workspace where manual dissection lacks consistency and precision…

press releases


Jul 2017

Training of Surgeons in Robotic Procedures to Spur the Fight against Cancer

Business Wire IndiaRobotic Surgery in ProgressSurgical robot lounge with a four armed surgical robot Surgeons console by Intuitive SurgicalReskilling is the buzzword across every industry today as technology pushes new boundariesIn the field of surgery too from conventional methods to laparoscopy to…


Jul 2017

Ventas Announces Lillibridge Healthcare Services CEO Transition

CHICAGOBUSINESS WIRE Ventas Inc NYSE VTR announced today that Todd W Lillibridge President and CEO of Lillibridge Healthcare Services LHS or the MOB Business and EVP Medical Property Operations for Ventas will transition to a new role as Senior Advisor to the…


Jul 2017

Magellan Health Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results

SCOTTSDALE ArizBUSINESS WIRE Magellan Health Inc NASDAQ MGLN today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June as summarized below Three Months Ended Six Months Ended June June In millions except per share results Chg Chg Net revenue Net income Segment…

Events


Jul 2017

12th Asia Pacific Hospice Conference 2017

Singapore Hospice Council and Asia Pacific Hospice Palliative Care Network
Suntec Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre


Jul 2017

Risk Management in Clinical Practice: Tools and Techniques

Open Forum Enterprise Pte Ltd
Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel


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    Cervical Cancer

    In a world of abundant options awareness is a myth As humans continue to go ahead in time and develop through science and technology we no more have the time to..

Knowledge Bank

  • Interviews

    Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University

    MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Cardiology
    Dr Tarinee Tangcharoen is a consultant in Echocardiography and Cardiac MRI and a noninvasive cardiologist lecturer at Ramathibodi Hospital Mahidol university She is also the cotreasurer of Thai Society of Cardiac Imaging Dr Tangcharoen published more..

  • White Papers

    Order Sets: A Poka-Yoke For Clinical Decisions

    Poka unintended mistake Yoke avoid is the Japanese equivalent for error proofing This Lean Manufacturing strategy is more relevant than ever in healthcare today Why FIRST DO NO HARM The Supreme Court of India recently ordered one of the largest compensations so far in the country to a girl who lost her vision at birth in a case of medical…

  • Industry Reports

    Ellex Medical Lasers Limited (ELX) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

    Ellex Medical Lasers Limited Ellex is a medical technology company It develops manufactures services and distributes a comprehensive range of medical equipment for use in ophthalmic procedures The company also offers a range of thirdparty medical devices and technologies Ellexs product portfolio includes laser therapy equipment surgical techniques intraocular lenses IOLs photocoagulators and ultrasound systems for the diagnosis and treatment…

    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
  • David A. Shore

    David A Shore

    Distinguished professor, Innovation and Change, Tianjin University of Finance and Economics.
  • 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

Editorial Section

  • healthcare-management

    Eat or Be Eaten

    The article asks whether Asian health providers should look at mergers and acquisitions in order to stay competitive and avoid being eaten by larger players…