Hospitals & Healthcare News

This section covers the managerial aspects in the Healthcare industry.

IHH Healthcare Berhad Buys Hospitals in Bulgaria

Friday, April 22, 2016

Malaysiabased IHH Healthcare Berhad is to buy Bulgaria39s Tokuda Hospital in a deal that will help to make it the biggest private healthcare provider in the Balkan country the company said on Thursday The enlarged group plans to develop the medical tourism business by attracting patients from the f..

Epix Anesthesia and PhySynergy Combine to Create Epix Healthcare

Friday, April 22, 2016

Epix Anesthesia LLC a national provider of anesthesia and management services and PhySynergy LLC an anesthesia and hospital medicine management company today announced a merger of their organizations The new firm Epix Healthcare will support its communitybased clients by providing the clinical lea..

Teleradiology Specialists and UrgentRad Merge to Enhance Services

Friday, April 22, 2016

Teleradiology Specialists and UrgentRad two leading radiology companies have merged to offer enhanced capabilities and services In the coming months the companies will unite under the name Teleradiology Specialists The merger brings together hundreds of affiliated radiologists to serve thousands of..

Hansen Medical Agrees to Be Acquired by Auris Surgical

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Hansen Medical Inc agreed to be acquired by Auris Surgical Robotics Inc in a deal with an equity value of roughly 80 million The Mountain View Calif companys rose 40 to 399 in recent premarket trading reflecting the offer price of 4 a share Through Tuesdays close the stock had declined 69 in the pa..

SeraCare Life Sciences and TOMA Biosciences Enter Into Co-development Partnership

Thursday, April 21, 2016

SeraCare Life Sciences a manufacturer and leading partner to global in vitro diagnostics manufacturers and TOMA Biosciences a genomics company providing the most effective sequencing solution to identify clinically meaningful changes in the DNA of cancer tumors announce today a codevelopment partner..

Span-America Announces Distribution Agreement for Australia

Thursday, April 21, 2016

SpanAmerica Medical Systems Inc announced that it has signed an exclusive agreement for the distribution of most of its line of medical beds and therapeutic support surfaces in Australia The threeyear agreement was signed with Alphacare a leading supplier of healthcare and rehabilitation equipment i..

Medical device maker St. Jude reports 7.6 pct rise in revenue

Thursday, April 21, 2016

St Jude Medical Inc reported a 76 percent rise in quarterly revenue helped by higher sales in its heart failure and neuromodulation businesses For the first quarter ended April 2 earnings attributable to the company fell to 95 million or 33 cents per share from 262 million or 91 cents per share a y..

Onkos Surgical Enters Into Partnership with Vivex Biomedical, Inc.

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Onkos Surgical and Vivex Biomedical Inc have come together to provide a portfolio of tissue products to support the needs of musculoskeletal oncologists and their patients This commitment strengthens Onkos Surgicals ability to enhance outcomes decrease complications and improve recovery following mu..

UnitedHealth's Obamacare exit adds pricing pressure on rivals

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

UnitedHealth Group Inc39s decision to exit most of its Obamacare health insurance exchanges next year means rivals will need to raise prices further to prop up an unprofitable business healthcare analysts and policy experts said on Tuesday The largest US health insurer39s move would likely reduce c..

Adcare Health says commenced new master lease of 9 Arkansas facilities

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Adcare Health Systems provides company update Adcare Health Systems inc says engaged stifel as company39s financial advisor to assist board of directors in reviewing strategic alternatives Adcare Health Systems says commenced a new master lease of company39s nine arkansas facilities to affiliates ..

Molina Healthcare to Acquire the Total Care Medicaid Plan in Upstate New York from Universal American

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Molina Healthcare Inc and Universal American Corp jointly announced today that they entered into a definitive agreement in which Molina will acquire Universal Americans Total Care Medicaid plan in upstate New York Total Care is a prepaid health services plan that provides health care coverage to ap..

Little River Healthcare Announces Management Agreement With Houston County Medical Center

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Little River Healthcare has reached an agreement to provide administrative and management services for the Houston County Medical Center HCMC beginning Monday April 18 We could not be more thrilled to extend our family tree into the Crockett community said Jeff Madison Chief Executive Officer of Li..

West Virginia hospitals agree to settle federal antitrust claims

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Two West Virginia hospital operators have reached a deal with the Department of Justice to settle a lawsuit alleging that they illegally agreed to allocate territories in which to market their services The DOJ filed the lawsuit and settlement agreement with Charleston Area Medical Center and St Mar..

Graham-BAM wins second phase of Belfast hospital expansion

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

A joint venture between Graham Construction and BAM has been selected to deliver Ulster Hospitals new 95m acute services block The acute services block is part of the South Eastern Health Social Care Trusts wider redevelopment plan for the Belfast hospital replacing the outdated existing main ward..

VPS Healthcare Acquires Majority Stake in Lakeshore Hospital

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

UAEbased VPS Healthcare has acquired majority stake in the 350bedded Lakeshore Hospital and Research Center one of the largest tertiary level super speciality hospitals in Kochi In a release VPS Healthcare Managing Director Shamsheer Vayalil said the acquisition is a part of the group39s expansion..

Shenzhen Glory Medical signs Agreement on Healthcare Facilities Projects

Monday, April 18, 2016

Shenzhen Glory Medical Co Ltd Says it signs strategic agreement on healthcare facilities projects with total investment about 600 million yuan in Henan province Source reuterscom ..

Menarini-Silicon Biosystems Unveils DEPArray™ NxT Digital Cell-Sorting System at the AACR Annual Meeting

Monday, April 18, 2016

MenariniSilicon Biosystems today previewed the DEPArray NxT digital cellsorting system the latest evolution of its flagship technology for precise isolation of rare cells from heterogeneous samples enabling downstream analysis of live or fixed cells for a wide range of applications from cancer geno..

InfuSystem Agrees to Acquire Infusion Pump Assets from InfusAID, LLC

Saturday, April 16, 2016

InfuSystem Holdings Inc a leading national provider of infusion pumps and related services for the healthcare industry in the United States and Canada announced today that its subsidiary InfuSystem Inc has reached an agreement for the acquisition of the infusion pump assets of InfusAID LLC InfusAID ..

Ethicon Announces Completion of Acquisition of Neuwave Medical, Inc.

Friday, April 15, 2016

In line with its commitment to help address the worlds most pressing health care issues and improve and save more lives Ethicon a medical device company of the Johnson Johnson family of companies today announced the completion of its acquisition of NeuWave Medical Inc a privately held medical devic..

Intermountain Healthcare Breaks Ground on New Layton Hospital

Friday, April 15, 2016

A new Intermountain Healthcare hospital is now under construction to serve a growing Davis County population We are excited to be a part of the rejuvenation of historic downtown Layton and to provide easier access to Intermountain Healthcare services to Davis County residents said Tim Pehrson vice ..

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