Hospitals & Healthcare News

This section covers the managerial aspects in the Healthcare industry.

TriHealth’s Bethesda Butler opens expanded Hamilton hospital Monday

Saturday, January 30, 2016

The expansion of TriHealths Bethesda Butler Hospital which includes 32 new private patient rooms will open Monday according to the hospital network The project brings Bethesda Butler from its previous eight inpatient beds to a total of 46 said Chuck Brown executive director of administration for Be..

Xvivo Perfusion signs deal with University Hospital in Lausanne CHUV, Switzerland

Saturday, January 30, 2016

The University Hospital in Lausanne CHUV Switzerland has decided to acquire the Xvivo Perfusion system XPStm Delivery and installation of XPS to take place in March reuterscom ..

University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake plans $118M replacement of Havre de Grace hospital

Friday, January 29, 2016

University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health on Wednesday unveiled a 180 million plan to replace its Havre de Grace hospital and expand its Bel Air hospital The Harford County hospital system which is part of University of Maryland Medical System would replace University of Maryland Harford Memor..

IFC invests in CIEL Healthcare to develop Pan-African Healthcare Network

Friday, January 29, 2016

IFC a member of the World Bank Group is investing 675 million in Mauritiusbased CIEL Healthcare Limited CHL to help the company acquire and operate a chain of hospitals across subSaharan Africa The hospitals will offer highquality modern medical services reaching an additional 150000 patients per ye..

Health care consulting company could bring 600-plus jobs to Louisville

Friday, January 29, 2016

A company that helps health systems and health plans implement valuebased care models could open a Louisville office with hundreds of jobs Evolent Health LLC which has headquarters in San Francisco and Arlington Va has received preliminary approval for 10 million in tax incentives Thursday by the K..

PrecisionBI announces strategic relationship with Capital Area Pediatrics

Friday, January 29, 2016

PrecisionBI has announced a strategic relationship with Capital Area Pediatrics Inc CAP to provide its healthcare business and clinical intelligence services to the practice CAP is considered to be one of the most prestigious pediatric organizations in the Northern Virginia area With over 40 provide..

University of Kansas Hospital plans expansion of Cambridge North Patient Tower

Thursday, January 28, 2016

The University of Kansas Hospital Authority Board has voted to expand the Cambridge North Patient Tower while it39s still under construction When the project was originally announced in 2014 it was designed as a sevenstory building that held 92 beds and 12 operating rooms with the option to constru..

Omnicell announces its first robotic dispensing system installation in the Middle East

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Omnicell Inc a leading provider of medication and supply management solutions and analytics software for health care facilities is installing its first robotic dispensing system in the Middle East after winning a contract and expanding its current relationship with Hamad Medical Cooperation in Qatar..

Vention Medical partners with DSM to provide Single-Source Solution for Catheters and Coatings

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Vention Medical announced that it is partnering with DSM a global leader in biomedical materials to offer customers the option of integrating the development testing and application of hydrophilic lubricious coatings into the catheter manufacturing process This collaboration will strengthen Ventions..

Quanterix Corporation announces expansion into Asia Pacific

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Quanterix Corporation a leader in the transformation to digital medicine with an ultrasensitive single molecule testing for the benefit of human health today announced its expansion into several prominent APAC markets With this expansion Quanterix is meeting a huge unmet demand for the companys Simo..

Surgical Specialties to acquire leading German Needle and Suture Manufacturer

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Surgical Specialties Corporation a leading provider of branded private label and OEM medical devices for advanced surgery wound closure ophthalmology and radiology announced today that it has acquired all shares of FSSB Chirurgische Nadein GMBH FSSB and affiliated entities Terms were not disclosed T..

PerkinElmer acquires Vanadis Diagnostics, AB

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

PerkinElmer Inc a global leader focused on improving the health and safety of people and the environment today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Vanadis Diagnostics AB Based in Sweden Vanadis is developing a novel solution for noninvasive prenatal testing NIPT based on digital analy..

Germany's Munich Re raises stake in Apollo Munich Health Insurance to 49 pct

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

German reinsurer Munich Re said it would buy an additional 2327 percent stake in India39s Apollo Munich Health Insurance Co Ltd from its joint venture partner Apollo Hospitals Group India for 164 billion rupees 2418 million The deal increases Munich Re39s holding in Apollo Munich to nearly 4875 per..

Inivata completes £31.5 Million ($45M) Series A Fundraising Round

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Inivata Limited a clinical cancer genomics company employing the precision of circulating tumour DNA ctDNA analysis to improve personalized healthcare in oncology today announced the completion of a Series A fundraising of 315 Million 45M Existing investors Imperial Innovations Cambridge Innovation ..

IHH Healthcare subsidiary, Parkway Healthcare breaks ground on 250-bed hospital in Yangon, Myanmar

Monday, January 25, 2016

IHH Healthcare Berhad IHH or the Group through its indirect whollyowned subsidiary Parkway Healthcare IndoChina Pte Ltd today broke ground for a US70million 250bed hospital in Yangon Myanmar The new hospital Parkway Yangon is Parkway Pantais first hospital in Myanmar and represents a continuation of..

Honeywell to showcase ‘connected’ tech at Arab Health

Monday, January 25, 2016

Honeywell a global technology leader will showcase connected healthcare solutions at Arab Health 2016 the worlds second largest healthcare exhibition and medical congress opening tomorrow January 25 in Dubai UAE Honeywell will highlight its Connected Hospital Connected Clinician and Connected Patie..

Lepu Medical plans acquisition, shares to halt trade

Monday, January 25, 2016

Lepu Medical Technology Beijing Co Ltd says plans acquisition deal worth between 650 million yuan 9880 million to 12 billion yuan shares to halt trade from Jan 25 reuterscom ..

Kennedy, Jefferson hospitals announcing merger plans

Saturday, January 23, 2016

Kennedy Health and Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals will gather at a ceremony later today to sign a letter of intent in what would be a first major step in a potential merger of the two hospitals according to a joint statement from Kennedy and Jefferson The ceremony will be held at noon at Ken..

Health chiefs consider private hospitals to tackle trolley crisis

Saturday, January 23, 2016

Health service management are understood to be considering contracting beds in private hospitals to assist in tackling the problem of large numbers of patients waiting on trolleys for admission to public institutions The number of people on trolleys in hospitals across the State has been approachin..

UPMC seeks to build large facility near Jefferson Hospital

Friday, January 22, 2016

Health system UPMC wants to build a hospital on about 80 acres in Pleasant Hills less than a mile from rival Allegheny Health Networks Jefferson Hospital ULCM LLC a wholly owned subsidiary of UPMC is challenging the boroughs zoning code in order to build a 300000squarefoot hospital near Route 51 an..

TOP