This section covers the managerial aspects in the Healthcare industry.
SeraCare Life Sciences a manufacturer and leading partner to global in vitro diagnostics manufacturers and the US Department of Commerce39s National Institute of Standards and Technology NIST have signed a threeyear Cooperative Research And Development Agreement CRADA to advance the development of c..
Stryker39s Foot Ankle business unit today announced its new soft tissue solution SonicAnchor the only implant in the US market that utilizes ultrasonic energy to liquefy and flow into cancellous bone is now available nationwide for suture or tissue fixation in foot ankle knee hand wrist elbow and s..
Evolent Health Inc and Valence Health Inc announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for Evolent to acquire the majority of Valence Health39s business for approximately 145 million The combination of Evolent and Valence Health brings together two innovative companies that serve he..
Premise Health a leading worksite health and patient engagement company announced today that it has acquired TransformHealthRx Inc which specializes in onsite and multiemployer health and wellness centers The acquisition enhances Premise Healths growing presence in the midsize company and municipali..
Cynosure Inc announced that it has received a medical device license issued by Health Canada to market SculpSure for noninvasive lipolysis of the abdomen and flanks That39s great news for Canadians who for the first time will for be able to eliminate areas of unwanted fat with a noninvasive 25minu..
Princeton HealthCare System PHCS and the University of Pennsylvania Health System Penn Medicine announced today that they have signed a Letter of Intent to pursue a partnership PHCS announced in June 2015 that it would begin evaluating partnership opportunities to ensure its continued success in th..
New Hanover Regional Medical Center filed a Certificate of Need CON June 15 2016 with the State of North Carolina to relocate 68 beds from the NHRMC Orthopedic Hospital to a new patient tower above the NHRMC Surgical Pavilion at NHRMCs 17th Street main campus Moving orthopedic inpatient procedures ..
Misonix Inc an international ultrasonic surgical device company that designs manufactures and markets innovative therapeutic ultrasonic instruments for spine surgery neurosurgery and other surgical specialties today announced its recently launched product SonicVac has been recognized by Podiatry Tod..
East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System ETMC has selected Orion Health39s Rhapsody Integration Engine to seamlessly connect its system of primary secondary and tertiary healthcare facilities and services throughout East Texas Rhapsody achieves rapid interoperability between healthcare I..
Mazor Robotics Ltd a pioneer and a leader in the field of surgical guidance systems today unveiled Mazor X a transformative guidance platform for spine surgeries The Mazor X was developed with the goal of enhancing predictability and patient benefit through the combination of analytical tools multip..
HealthSouth Corporation announced plans to develop a comprehensive physical rehabilitation hospital in Shelby County The hospital will provide physical rehabilitation to patients who have experienced stroke trauma brain and orthopedic injuries or other major illnesses or injuries The hospital will b..
President Barack Obama on Monday urged Congress to reconsider offering a governmentrun health insurance option alongside private plans on the exchanges created as part of his national healthcare law In an article published in the online edition of the Journal of the American Medical Association Oba..
The US Food and Drug Administration today approved the first focused ultrasound device to treat essential tremor in patients who have not responded to medication ExAblate Neuro uses magnetic resonance MR images taken during the procedure to deliver focused ultrasound to destroy brain tissue in a tin..
CareView Communications Inc an information technology provider to the healthcare industry today announced the execution of a divisional hospital agreement with the West Florida division of the nation39s leading provider of healthcare services The threeyear divisional agreement comes after a successf..
Wright Medical Group NV announced that it has received a binding offer under which Corin Orthopaedics Holdings Limited Corin would acquire the large joints hipknee business from Wright Medical Group NV Under the terms of the offer and following a consultation process with the employee works council ..
Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton on Saturday announced a proposal to expand mandatory healthcare funding by 40 billion over the next 10 years highlighting the influence that rival Democrat Bernie Sanders has had on her campaign Clinton will also affirm her commitment to g..
As China39s medical bills rise steeply outpacing government insurance provision patients and their families are increasingly turning to loans to pay for healthcare adding to the country39s growing burden of consumer debt While public health insurance reaches nearly all of China39s 14 billion people..
YMCA of the USA YUSA a leading communitybased nonprofit committed to improving the nations health and athenahealth Inc ATHN a leading provider of networkenabled services and mobile applications for healthcare providers nationwide today announced the organizations will work together to support and st..
Ossen Innovation Co Ltd OSN said it has entered into a nonbinding letter of intent or LOI with AmericaAsia Diabetes Research Foundation a California corporation that owns 9027 percent of the equity interests of San MediTech Huzhou Co LtdOssen Innovation is a Chinabased manufacturer of an array of pl..
Laborie Medical Technologies based in Toronto Canada has completed an investment in MediTate Ltd MediTate headquartered in Akiva Israel is an Israeli medical device company focused on research development manufacture and sale of innovative solutions for the treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasi..