Hospitals & Healthcare Pressreleases

This section covers the managerial aspects in the Healthcare industry.

North Memorial Medical Center named one of Healthgrades 2015 America's 50 Best Hospitals

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Today North Memorial Medical Center announced that it has received the Healthgrades 2015 America39s 50 Best Hospitals Award The distinction makes North Memorial Medical Center one of the top 1 of more than 4500 hospitals nationwide for its consistent yearoveryear superior clinical performance as mea..

DS Healthcare announces Discovery of New Peptide

Friday, February 27, 2015

DS Healthcare Group Inc announced that it has initiated synthesis of a new peptide for the treatment of hair loss and related conditions The peptide works directly on the FGF5 Fibroblast growth factor 5 pathway Suppression of FGF5 has been shown to extend the anagen cycle of hair growth and causes m..

Exosome Diagnostics announces Positive Results from Initial Clinical Study of Novel Prostate Cancer Liquid Biopsy

Friday, February 27, 2015

Exosome Diagnostics Inc a developer of revolutionary biofluidbased molecular diagnostics today announced positive data from an initial clinical study of the companys novel prostate cancer liquid biopsy The noninvasive RNAbased test demonstrated the potential to accurately predict highgrade prostate ..

Cyberonics announces CE Mark Approval of the VITARIA™ System for Treatment of Chronic Heart Failure

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Cyberonics Inc announced it received CE Conformite Europeenne Mark of the VITARIA System for delivering autonomic regulation therapy ART for patients who have moderate to severe heart failure New York Heart Association NYHA Class IIIII with left ventricular dysfunction ejection fraction 40 and who ..

BioFire receives FDA Clearance for the FilmArray® 2.0 System

Thursday, February 26, 2015

bioMrieux a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics today announced that BioFire Diagnostics LLC its molecular biology affiliate received FDA clearance and CEIVD marking of the FilmArray 20 system The system is expected to be commercially available by the end of March 2015 This clearance o..

Bayer HealthCare and Aronora Establish Partnership for the Pre-Clinical Manufacturing of AB-022

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Bayer HealthCare and Aronora Inc today announced its strategic alliance to manufacture Aronora39s AB022 compound for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases As a tenant of the US CoLaborator Bayer39s life sciences incubator facility based in San Francisco Aronora will partner with Bayer HealthCare3..

Agena Bioscience launches MassARRAY® 24-Well System for Affordable Genetic Testing, Liquid Biopsies

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Agena Bioscience today released the MassARRAY 24Well System for mass spectrometrybased genetic analysis adding to its existing MassARRAY portfolio The new 24well format is tailored to smaller clinical testing laboratories requiring modest sample throughput reduced initial hardware costs and reduced ..

Kuros announces Grant of US Patent for its Synthetic Hydrogel Technology

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Kuros Biosurgery AG a biotechnology company focused on the development of novel biomaterials and bioactivebiomaterial combination products for sealant orthobiologic and surgical wound indications announced today that its patent application USSN 12102157 will issue today and has been assigned US Pate..

Prime Healthcare and Encino Hospital Medical Center Launch First Geriatric Emergency Room and Geriatric Inpatient Unit in Southern California

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Prime Healthcare Services as part of its commitment to excellence in compassionate care and innovation has announced the opening of the first Geriatric Emergency Room and Geriatric Inpatient Unit in California The new program will launch at Encino Hospital Medical Center EHMC and has been designed ..

IRIDEX to Debut Cyclo G6™ Glaucoma Laser Platform and Present New Clinical Data at the American Glaucoma Society's Annual Meeting

Monday, February 23, 2015

IRIDEX Corporation today announced that it will debut Cyclo G6 the Company39s first laser platform dedicated to the treatment of glaucoma at this year39s annual congress of the American Glaucoma Society AGS The AGS annual congress is being held February 26 March 1 2015 at San Diego39s Hotel del Cor..

Shore Capital Partners announces Investment in Medical Products Platform

Monday, February 23, 2015

Shore Capital Partners is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of Summit Medical Inc Based in St Paul Minnesota Summit Medical is a leading medical device manufacturer that has been designing engineering and manufacturing microsurgery products for over 30 years In addition to it..

Denver Health Medical Center and Accelerate Diagnostics awarded $5 Million Grant to Study Antibiotic Resistant "Super Bug"

Saturday, February 21, 2015

The National Institutes of Health awarded a five year 5 million grant to Denver Health Medical Center and Accelerate Diagnostics to develop a fast and reliable test to detect common bacteria directly from blood with corresponding antibiotic susceptibility in less than three hours This study 1 will f..

BiO2 Medical begins Enrollment for the Pivotal Investigation of the Angel® Catheter

Friday, February 20, 2015

Enrollment for The Angel Catheter Clinical Trial has begun with three patients successfully enrolled Site Initiation Visits are underway with a goal to include up to 30 US sites in this multicenter prospective single arm clinical investigation of the Angel Catheter At the successful completion of th..

IDRI announces $4 Million BARDA Cooperative Agreement to establish Adjuvant Hub

Friday, February 20, 2015

The international outbreak of Ebola in 2014 serves as a reminder for the need to be proactive in preparing for the rapid spread of any newly emerging or reemerging infectious disease IDRI today announces it has received 4 million in funding from the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Autho..

NIH Awards Contract to BioHealth Innovation to expand Entrepreneur-In-Residence Program

Thursday, February 19, 2015

BioHealth Innovation Inc BHI announced that the National Institutes of Health NIH has signed an agreement to extend and expand its entrepreneurinresidence EIR program with BHI Under the terms of the new agreement BHI is providing the services of five EIRs to the NIH starting with two lead institutes..

California Telehealth Network partners with Solix, Inc. to Double Federal Rural Health Care Program Awards in the State

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

As part of its mission to increase access to health care through the innovative use of technology the California Telehealth Network CTN has partnered with Solix Inc to reach a goal of doubling the amount of funding awarded by the Federal Communications Commission39s Rural Health Care Program RHC to ..

AirStrip and Life Monitor Partner to launch AirStrip Solutions in Australia and New Zealand

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

AirStrip and Life Monitor Pty Ltd a subsidiary of Cardioscan Pty Ltd today announced the formation of a strategic partnership to sell AirStrip solutions in Australia and New Zealand Both the AirStrip ONE mobile interoperability platform and the Sense4Baby wireless fetalmaternal monitoring system wil..

Clear Vision Info Systems introduces New Tracking Capability to improve HEDIS and Star Scores for Treating Medicare and Medicaid Members

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Clear Vision Information Systems announced today a new suite of services designed to assist Medicare Advantage health plans and physician groups with more accurately tracking and reporting on services rendered to the Medicare and Medicaid populations The enhanced services are part of RevMaxPro one ..

Halyard Health awarded Innovative Technology Designation for COOLIEF* Cooled Radiofrequency Treatment At Novation Expo

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Halyard Health formerly KimberlyClark Health Care a global medical technology company focused on preventing infection eliminating pain and speeding recovery today announced that its COOLIEF Cooled Radiofrequency RF Treatment was awarded the coveted Innovative Technology designation by Novation at it..

MedSpring Grows in Chicago with New Urgent Care Center in the Bucktown and Wicker Park Neighborhood

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

MedSpring Urgent Care is pleased to announce the opening of its fifth Chicago urgent care center in the Wicker Park and Bucktown neighborhood Located at 1520 North Damen Avenue and near the DamenO39Hare Blue Line Lstop the center will offer a comfortable and convenient healthcare option for those wh..