This section covers the managerial aspects in the Healthcare industry.
LifeWatch AG a leading developer and provider of medical solutions and remote diagnostic monitoring services in the digital health market announces that the company has signed a Letter of Intent LOI with GE Medical Systems Information Technologies Inc a Wisconsin corporation doing business as GE Hea..
Royal Philips NV thirdquarter profit rose 14 percent as performance at the Dutch companys personal health and diagnosis and treatment businesses improved Adjusted earnings before interest taxes and amortization were 649 million euros 705 million in the three months through September the Amsterdamba..
Apollo Hospitals is keen to partner with experts to create a framework for a smart healthcare system according to Sangita Reddy Joint Managing Director Apollo Hospitals Group Exploiting the capability of information technology in healthcare can deliver huge benefits in terms of efficiency of treatm..
Medtronic Canada a subsidiary of Medtronic plc MDT announced the Health Canada licence of its MiniMed 630G system with SmartGuard technology for people with diabetes mellitus The MiniMed 630G system features a new insulin pump hardware platform and a new userfriendly design that combines personalize..
FirstHealth of the Carolinas has signed an asset purchase agreement to acquire Sandhills Regional Medical Center SRMC and its affiliates in Hamlet North Carolina The acquisition subject to customary regulatory approvals and closing conditions is expected to be completed within the next 60 days at w..
Humanscale Healthcare the leader in next generation pointofcare solutions that advance caregiver and patient safety engagement and satisfaction today announced the launch of MedLink an innovative medication delivery solution that streamlines complex nursing workflows and complements bedside medicati..
St Davids HealthCare announced the opening of St Davids Surgical Hospitala campus of St Davids North Austin Medical Center The destination hospital dedicated to surgical services was built by a developer and acquired by St Davids HealthCare in May 2016 When the facility opens on Wednesday October 1..
Quorum Health Corporation announced that subsidiaries of the Company have signed a definitive agreement to sell 64bed Sandhills Regional Medical Center in Hamlet North Carolina and its associated assets to FirstHealth of the Carolinas Inc The divestiture is expected to close approximately December 1..
Methodist Hospital the largest provider of stroke care in South Texas has earned Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification from DNV GL Healthcare USA Inc one of the leading accrediting agencies in the United States Facilities certified as Comprehensive Stroke Centers offer the most advanced stroke t..
Abbott Laboratories which is in the process of buying St Jude Medical Inc for 25 billion said the companies would sell some of their medical devices to Japanbased Terumo Corp for about 112 billion Abbott said on Tuesday the deal is an important step toward completion of the St Jude acquisition whic..
US health officials outlined on Tuesday how they planned to divide up 11 billion in funds approved by Congress to fight the Zika virus including repaying 4425 million they were forced to borrow from a fund allocated for other emergencies The funds were borrowed from the Public Health Emergency Prep..
Regenerative medicine company Orthocell has been granted ethics approval for a human study examining the effectiveness of its CelGro collagen medical device to guide and promote nerve regeneration in severed peripheral nerves of the hand and upper limb The primary objective of this study is to demo..
SigmaCare a leading Electronic Health Record EHR company for long term postacute care LTPAC providers has entered into a strategic partnership with Health Outcomes Worldwide HOW one of Canada39s top ehealth software solution providers Through this strategic partnership HOWs awardwinning platform how..
Omnicare Inc the largest nursing home pharmacy in the United States will pay about 281 million to resolve civil charges that it sought and received kickbacks from Abbott Laboratories to promote the drug maker39s antiseizure drug Depakote the US Justice Department said Monday Omnicare was acquired b..
Medrobotics Corp a medical robotics company announced today it has received CE Mark regulatory clearance in Europe for colorectal applications with the Flex Robotic System Medrobotics is the first robotic company to offer minimally invasive steerable and shapeable robotic products for colorectal pro..
BTG plc an international specialist healthcare company with Mirada Medical Ltd a leading global brand in medical imaging software today announced CE Mark certification for Simplicit90Y dosimetrysoftware designed to optimise the planning of 90Y selective internal radiation therapy SIRT and facilitate..
Spineology is excited to announce the successful completion of the Elite Expandable Interbody Fusion System limited release The Elite Expanding Interbody Implant is inserted into the disc space in a contracted minimal height to minimize dissection and neural retraction It is then incrementally expan..
Titan Spine a medical device surface technology company focused on developing innovative spinal interbody fusion implants today announced that it has expanded the distribution of its line of Endoskeleton titanium implants featuring the companys new proprietary nanoLOCK surface technology nationwide ..
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday issued a warning over the risk of serious bacterial infection to patients who have undergone openheart surgery due to possible contamination of a device made by LivaNova Plc commonly used in the procedures The agency said the LivaNova St..
Transgenomic Inc and privatelyheld Precipio Diagnostics LLC today announced entry into a merger agreement pursuant to which Precipio will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Transgenomic and Transgenomic will be renamed Precipio Inc In connection with the merger it is anticipated that the original P..