Hospitals & Healthcare News

This section covers the managerial aspects in the Healthcare industry.

DaVita and Rock Health Announce Partnership to Advance Innovation in Healthcare

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

DaVita Inc a leading independent provider of integrated health and kidney care services in the United States announces a partnership with Rock Health the first venture fund dedicated to digital health and a leader in fostering innovation in healthcare The partnership will help facilitate direct con..

Cynosure Receives CFDA Clearance to Market the Icon™ Aesthetic System in China

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Cynosure Inc announced that it has received clearance from the China Food and Drug Administration CFDA to market the Icon Aesthetic System the Company39s nextgeneration platform technology for multiple aesthetic indications With Icon aesthetic practices in China will be able to deliver the industry3..

Anuva Manufacturing Services Awarded ISO-13485:2003 Certification

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Anuva Manufacturing Services a worldclass contract manufacturing company was recently awarded ISO134852003 certification by BSI The certification is an international standard that sets out the requirements for a qualitymanagement system specific to the medical devices industry It is designed for use..

Edwards Enters Into Agreement To Acquire Valtech Cardio

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Edwards Lifesciences Corporation the global leader in patientfocused innovations for structural heart disease and critical care monitoring today announced that it has agreed to acquire Valtech Cardio Ltd a privately held company based in Israel and developer of the Cardioband System for transcathete..

Envision Healthcare and Amsurg shareholders approve merger

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Envision Healthcare and Amsurg shareholders approve merger Envision holders of over 82 of shares of co39s common stock outstanding and entitled to vote or over 96 of votes cast voted to approve merger Envision holders of 88 of shares of Amsurg39s common stock outstanding and entitled to vote or o..

Boston Children’s Hospital and GE Healthcare Working Together to Create Smart Imaging Technology to Better Detect Pediatric Brain Disorders

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Boston Childrens Hospital and GE Healthcare announced a collaboration to develop and commercialize digital solutions to advance the diagnosis and treatment of specific childhood diseases starting with diseases that affect the brain The first project detailed today at the 102nd annual meeting of the..

Siemens Healthineers introduces innovative robot-supported Artis pheno angiography system

Monday, November 28, 2016

At this years Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America RSNA in Chicago USA the separately managed healthcare business of Siemens AG is presenting itself for the first time under its new brand name Siemens Healthineers The new name underlines the companys pioneering spirit and its ..

U.S. Healthcare organization adds Sectra module to its enterprise imaging architecture

Monday, November 28, 2016

US Healthcare organization ProMedica is adding the Sectra Cardiology Module into its existing enterprise imaging architecture ProMedica39s twelve hospitals and six ambulatory surgery centers in northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan provide 47 million patient encounters annually All the facilities u..

DILON Diagnostics and GE Healthcare announce the FDA clearance of the Discovery NM 750b biopsy accessory

Saturday, November 26, 2016

DILON Diagnostics and GE Healthcare are pleased to announce the FDA clearance of the Molecular Breast Imaging MBI localization accessory for breast biopsy The Discovery NM750b and the breast biopsy accessory will be presented at the RSNA conference in Chicago from November 27 to December 1 The Disco..

Zhongzhu Medical Holdings to set up health management JV

Saturday, November 26, 2016

Zhongzhu Medical Holdings Co Ltd Says it to set up a health management JV in Zhuhai with a Xiamenbased tech firm Says the JV with registered capital of 30 million yuan and the co to hold 70 percent stake in it Says the JV to invest 1 million Macao patacas to set up a health management firm in Macao..

Abano Healthcare Receives New Takeover Notice from Healthcare Partners

Friday, November 25, 2016

Abano Healthcare Group Limited gives notice that late last night 24 November 2016 it received a new notice under the Takeovers Code from Healthcare Partners Holdings Limited Healthcare Partners a company associated with Peter and Anya Hutson and James Reeves This is the third takeover notice Peter ..

Czech scientists develop human lung model to aid treatments

Friday, November 25, 2016

Czech scientists have developed a model of a functioning human lung that can be used to simulate problems like asthma or other chronic diseases and their treatments The research group from the Brno University of Technology says its mechanical and computerbased model of the lung can help devise trea..

Xtant Medical Receives FDA Clearance for the Xsert™ Lumbar Expandable Interbody System

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Xtant Medical Holdings Inc a leader in the development of regenerative medicine products and medical devices today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration FDA has cleared the Xsert Lumbar Expandable Interbody System The Xsert System is an all titanium expandable interbody device that exp..

Medibio enters into binding agreement with Medtronic

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Medibio enters into binding agreement with Medtronic Medibio enters into binding integration and valueadded reseller agreement with Medtronic Medtronic AND Medibio also intend to explore joint opportunities around Medibio39S mental health solution with key clients Source reuterscom ..

Exact Imaging Receives CE Mark Approval for its ExactVu™ Micro-Ultrasound System for Prostate Imaging and Biopsy

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Exact Imaging the world39s leader in high resolution microultrasound systems enabling realtime imaging and biopsy guidance of the prostate today announced that it has received CE Mark approval for its ExactVu microultrasound system for prostate imaging and biopsy guidance We are thrilled with the a..

Bruker Completes Acquisition of Preclinical PET Imaging Business

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Bruker announced that it has completed the acquisition of the preclinical PET imaging business of Oncovision a leading provider of innovative medical imaging devices Bruker had previously announced an agreement to acquire this business in September 2016 Financial terms were not disclosed The recent..

Skyline Medical Receives Health Canada Approval to Market STREAMWAY® System

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Skyline Medical Inc producer of the FDAapproved STREAMWAY System for automated directtodrain medical fluid disposal announces that it has received a Medical Device Establishment License to sell the STREAMWAY System and related disposables in Canada A number of distributors have expressed interest i..

VMS Rehab Systems, Inc. confirms plans to acquire Interactive Health Systems, Inc.

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

VMS Rehab Systems Inc reported that the Company intends to complete the acquisition of Interactive Health Systems Inc a privately held US Corporation headquartered in Cheyenne Wyoming The all stock transaction is scheduled to be completed within 90 days Interactive Health Systems Inc is in the fina..

OrbusNeich Introduces a New Generation COMBO Plus Dual Therapy Stent for Active Healing

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

OrbusNeich has announced the launch of its latest generation Dual Therapy Stent DTS the COMBO Plus The COMBO Plus has a unique antiCD34 antibody biological coating that offers an advanced approach to active vessel healing combined with improved deliverability for patients with complex coronary arter..

Magellan Health to Acquire Veridicus Holdings, LLC

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Magellan Health Inc announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Veridicus Holdings LLC a privately held pharmacy benefit management PBM organization with a unique set of clinical services and capabilities Veridicus differentiated approach to pharmacy management leverages proprietary a..

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