Hospitals & Healthcare Pressreleases

This section covers the managerial aspects in the Healthcare industry.

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota opens Kiran Stordalen and Horst Rechelbacher Pediatric Pain, Palliative and Integrated Medicine Clinic

Friday, January 16, 2015

Children39s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota announced today the opening of the Kiran Stordalen and Horst Rechelbacher Pediatric Pain Palliative and Integrated Medicine Clinic The new clinic the first of its kind in the world provides both medication and integrative nonpharmaceutical therapies to ..

Arab Paediatric Medical Congress will discuss intensive care for premature babies

Thursday, January 15, 2015

The more preterm a baby is and the more unwell the baby has been the more specialized care they need and for a longer period of time The majority of the babies born at 2832 weeks gestation survive but havea 610 risk of significant developmental problems during their follow up And those born at smal..

Envision Healthcare Holdings, Inc. announces Two EmCare acquisitions

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Envision Healthcare Holdings Inc announced that its EmCare Inc EmCare business has entered into two agreements to acquire Emergency Medical Associates EMA of Parsippany NJ and Scottsdale Emergency Associates LTD SEA of Phoenix Ariz The physician groups are expected to add an estimated 300 million to..

Intact Medical Corporation receives expanded 510(k) Marketing Clearance from the FDA for the Intact® System

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Intact Medical Corporation a privately held medical device company which designs develops and markets innovative minimally invasive systems for the excision of tissue for diagnostic and therapeutic applications in select cancer markets today announced that it has received expanded 510k marketing cle..

Amgen and MD Anderson announce agreement to develop BiTE® Therapies for Myelodysplastic Syndrome

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Amgen and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center today announced a research collaborative agreement focusing on Amgen39s bispecific T cell engager BiTE antibody constructs an immunotherapy that serves as a bridge between T cells and cancer cells The research agreement will identify targe..

QIAGEN acquires Enzymatics Enzyme Solutions Unit, a Leading Enabler of NGS Applications

Monday, January 12, 2015

QIAGEN NV today announced the acquisition of the Enzyme Solutions Unit of Enzymatics a world leader in the development manufacturing and OEM supply of enzymes essential to driving the adoption of NextGeneration Sequencing NGS and other genetic analysis technologies in life sciences research and clin..

AMN Healthcare completes the acquisition of Onward Healthcare, Locum Leaders, Medefis

Monday, January 12, 2015

AMN Healthcare Services Inc the nation39s leader and innovator in healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services today announced the completion of the acquisition of Onward Healthcare Locum Leaders and Medefis from OGH LLC for a total purchase price of 825 million Onward Healthcare is a premie..

Leading Healthcare VC Firms to Invest in Ingenious Med

Friday, January 09, 2015

Ingenious Med provider of the premier patient encounter platform today announced that Ascension Ventures Heritage Group and Kaiser Permanente Ventures will join North Bridge Growth Equity in investing in the Atlantabased company North Bridge a leading growth equity firm focused on investing in highg..

Miracor Medical Systems receives additional funding to accelerate Clinical Validation and Commercialization of Its PICSO® Impulse System

Thursday, January 08, 2015

Miracor Medical Systems announced today that it has closed an extension to its Series B financing The new investors BioMedInvest and aws Grnderfonds aws Founders Fund and the existing investors Earlybird Venture Capital Delta Partners and SHS provided the additional investment of EUR 45 million fo..

Capsule announces General Availability of SmartLinx Medical Device Information System™

Thursday, January 08, 2015

Capsule Tech Inc the leading global provider of medical device integration solutions recently announced the general availability of SmartLinx healthcare39s first medical device information system MDIS Healthcare organizations are asking us to provide a wide range of realtime medical device data ph..

Celsion Corporation Submits DNA-based Immunotherapy Clinical Protocol to the FDA as Part of a First Line Treatment for Ovarian Cancer

Wednesday, January 07, 2015

Celsion Corporation a fullyintegrated oncology company focused on the development of a portfolio of innovative cancer treatments including directed chemotherapies immunotherapies and RNA or DNAbased therapies for the treatment of cancer and other difficulttotreat diseases today announced the submiss..

CareSouth announces Massive Rebrand with Focus on Senior Population

Wednesday, January 07, 2015

CareSouth Health System Inc a national senior living services provider based in Augusta Ga announced today that it will begin a national rebranding of its CareSouth agencies across all CareSouth branded business lines including CareSouth Home Health CareSouth Hospice CareSouth Private Duty and CS He..

Dubai to host Arab Paediatric Medical Congress next February

Wednesday, January 07, 2015

The Arab Paediatric Medical Congress will highlight key advances and solutions to the latest challenges faced by Arab paediatrcians and neonatologistson 26 28 February 2015 in Dubai The leading congress will feature educational casestudies platform presentations interactive workshops and networking..

Lexmark acquires Claron Technology for $37 million

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

Lexmark International Inc today announced the acquisition of Torontobased Claron Technology Inc Claron a leading provider of medical image viewing distribution sharing and collaboration software technology Lexmark paid a cash purchase price of approximately 37 million which was funded entirely with ..

Dune Medical Devices Announces FDA Approval of Updated Version of MarginProbe with Feature Enhancements, Further Improving User-Friendly Experience for Surgeons

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

Dune Medical Devices announced FDA approval of an updated version of its flagship product MarginProbe a medical device that enables realtime detection of cancer at the surface of excised tissue specimens during breastconserving cancer surgery Surgeon feedback innovative design ideas and superior mi..

CardioFocus partners with Japan Lifeline for distribution of the HeartLight Laser Balloon to treat Atrial Fibrillation

Monday, January 05, 2015

CardioFocus Inc developer of the HeartLight Endoscopic Ablation System for the treatment of atrial fibrillation AF today announced that it has executed an exclusive multiyear distribution agreement with Japan Lifeline Co Ltd Atrial fibrillation AF is the most common sustained arrhythmia and present..

Provider Health Services utilizes gEHRiMed™ EHR solution to support population health management

Monday, January 05, 2015

Provider Health Services has selected gEHRiMed as its Electronic Health Record EHR solution Provider Health Services is a Long Term Care health service organization headquartered in Lafayette Louisiana with over 70 providers serving in 11 States Arkansas Georgia Idaho Kentucky Louisiana Massachusett..

Aethlon Medical announces approval of Ebola Treatment Protocol

Saturday, January 03, 2015

Aethlon Medical Inc AEMD the pioneer in developing targeted therapeutic devices to address infectious diseases and cancer today announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration FDA has approved a clinical protocol to treat Ebolainfected individuals in the US with the Aethlon Hemopurifie..

American HealthCare Lending is Experiencing Rapid Growth in Behavioral Health Financing

Friday, January 02, 2015

American HealthCare Lending AHCL is projecting to finish 2014 with an annual growth rate of 75 in the behavioral health industry AHCL has become one of the premier companies in behavioral health financing by offering a revolutionary program that helps make treatment affordable Behavioral health mak..

ALMSA eMAR Medication Administration Now Built into the Yardi EHR Platform

Friday, January 02, 2015

Yardi announced today the successful launch of Yardi eMAR a solution for senior living providers to create comprehensive electronic medication administration records and connect with online pharmacy services This software launch transforms ALMSA eMAR which Yardi previously offered through its ALMSA ..