This section covers the managerial aspects in the Healthcare industry.
Linde Healthcare has introduced a unique therapeutic oxygen cylinder to the US healthcare market that enhances patient safety while providing a higher efficiency and cost effective oxygen delivery system than other systems in the market today The LIV IQ package is a completely new generation of oxy..
Memorial Hospital is excited to announce it will embark on a 23 million expansion project of the main Emergency Department to meet the community39s growing need for additional access to ER services The multiphase expansion project is scheduled to begin at the beginning of 2017 and is expected to tak..
Spineology Inc announced today that it has obtained FDA clearance for the use of allograft bone with its Rampart Interbody Fusion Devices This approval and our recent partnership expansion with Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation MTF provides us the ability to pair MTF allografts with the Rampart..
St Jude Medical Inc a global medical device company today announced the US clearance and launch of the companys new PressureWire X Guidewire fractional flow reserve FFR measurement system The latest generation of the pioneering PressureWire Guidewire system is designed to offer improved shapeability..
Piramal Enterprises announced that its wholly owned Critical Care subsidiary in the UK has entered into an agreement to acquire five anesthesia and pain management injectable products from Janssen Pharmaceutica NV in an all cash deal for an upfront consideration of US155 million and up to an additio..
The Manilabased Medical City hospital group is boosting its presence in the UAE to promote medical tourism to the Philippines The tertiary care hospital has five hospitals and 40 clinics in the Philippines a 200bed hospital in Guam and a clinic in Dubai It opened a Dh10 million polyclinic in Dubai..
Four River Ventures Ltd Says entered into arrangement agreement for acquisition of Canabo Medical Corporation Four River Ventures Ltd announces proposed reverse takeover with Canabo Medical Corporation to be completed by plan of arrangement Upon completion of plan of arrangement Canabo will become ..
ICU Medical Inc and Pfizer Inc announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which ICU Medical will acquire all of Pfizers global infusion therapy business Hospira Infusion Systems HIS for 1 billion in cash and stock The Hospira Infusion Systems business includes IV pumps soluti..
Officials from the US government39s health research agency are to be questioned by a congressional committee about why taxpayers are funding a World Health Organization cancer agency facing criticism over how it classifies carcinogens An aide to the US House Committee on Oversight and Government Re..
Five cases of GuillainBarre syndrome associated with the Zika virus infection have been confirmed in Mexico the country39s Secretary of Health said on Thursday The cases found in the southern part of the country were identified in three men and two women averaging 18 years old health authorities sa..
WellCare Health Plans Inc announced that it has entered into an agreement with Care1st Health Plan an affiliate of Blue Shield of California to acquire its subsidiaries Care1st Health Plan Arizona Inc and ONECare by Care1st Health Plan of Arizona Inc together Care1st Arizona managed care companies t..
Ardent Health Services and LHP Hospital Group Inc announced they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which the two companies will merge their operations The transaction will create the second largest private forprofit hospital operator in the United States with 19 hospitals across ..
Banner Health one of the largest nonprofit health systems in the country has extended and expanded its partnership with Premier Inc a leading healthcare improvement company The fiveyear agreement extends Banners use of Premiers group purchasing organization GPO and expands the partnership to integra..
The new EnSite Precision cardiac mapping system which maps the heart during ablation procedures for treating cardiac arrhythmias is now active in more than 100 sites across Europe ST PAUL MinnBUSINESS WIRE St Jude Medical Inc NYSESTJ a global medical device company today announced a full market rel..
Katena Products a leading global provider of precision ophthalmic instruments biologics and devices to hospitals surgical centers and ophthalmic and optometric offices announces the purchase of Eagle Vision Founded over 30 years ago by Dr Jerre Freeman Eagle Vision has become a market leader in the..
Strykers Spine division today announced the launch of its LITe BIO Delivery System a handheld device used to facilitate delivery of bone graft material to spinal surgery sites which simplifies graft delivery accommodates a surgeons preferred graft materials1 and allows for direct visualization of gr..
Siemens Healthineers has more than 30 years of central lab hemostasis leadership Building on to its portfolio the company announced today FDA 510k clearance for a handheld portable coagulation analyzer The Xprecia Stride Coagulation Analyzer delivers fast reliable Prothrombin Time International Norm..
Evolent Health Inc a company providing an integrated valuebased care platform to the nation39s leading health systems and physician groups announced today the completion of its acquisition of Valence Health First announced on July 13 2016 this strategic acquisition brings together two innovative com..
Quorum Health Corporation announced that subsidiaries of the Company have signed a definitive agreement to sell 56bed Barrow Regional Medical Center in Winder Georgia and its associated assets to Northeast Georgia Health System Inc The divestiture is expected to close December 31 2016 subject to cus..
Top US health officials said on Monday the long delay in getting Congress to approve funding to fight the Zika virus came at a heavy cost in dealing with what they called a serious public health threat They said the 11 billion in newly approved funding for Zika would be used to expand mosquito cont..