Hospitals & Healthcare Pressreleases

This section covers the managerial aspects in the Healthcare industry.

Brammer Bio Formed Through Merger of Brammer Biopharmaceuticals and Florida Biologix

Thursday, March 31, 2016
PR Newswire

LEXINGTON Mass and ALACHUA Fla March 31 2016 PRNewswire Brammer Biopharmaceuticals today announces its merger with Florida Biologix to create the bestinclass cell and gene therapy biologics contract development and manufacturing organization CDMO The merged company Brammer Bio will combine deep te..

Novel Multiple Myeloma Drug Aplidin(R) Shows Positive Results in Pivotal Phase 3 Study

Thursday, March 31, 2016
PR Newswire

SINGAPORE MADRID and MELBOURNE Australia March 31 2016 PRNewswire Internationalbiopharmaceutical company Specialised Therapeutics Asia Pte Ltd ST Asia will seek regulatory approvals for novel multiple myeloma drug Aplidin plitidepsin following the release of positive results in a pivotal Phase 3 ..

Experts Welcome Report Calling for Radical Reform of the Medical Council of India

Thursday, March 31, 2016

A landmark report calling for radical reform of the Medical Council of India is welcomed by leading doctors in The BMJ this week Dr Sanjay Nagral a consultant surgeon at Jaslok Hospital in Mumbai and colleagues say the recent standing committee report to the Indian parliament lays bare the Medical ..

Karyopharm Receives NIAID Grant to Advance Development of KPT-350 for the Treatment of Lupus

Thursday, March 31, 2016
GLOBE NEWSWIRE

NEWTON Mass March 31 2016 GLOBE NEWSWIRE Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc NasdaqKPTI a clinicalstage pharmaceutical company today announced that it has been awarded a grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease NIAID to advance development of KPT350 an oral Selective Inhibit..

TransPerfect Medical Device Solutions Introduces EnCompass System for Digital Labeling

Thursday, March 31, 2016
GLOBE NEWSWIRE

NEW YORK March 31 2016 GLOBE NEWSWIRE TransPerfect the worlds largest provider of language services and content management technology to the medical device industry today announced the introduction of its EnCompass system for digital labeling and content management Built on validated technolog..

Sharecare Enlists Health Benefits Industry Execs To Scale Rapid Growth In Employer Market

Thursday, March 31, 2016
GLOBE NEWSWIRE

ATLANTA March 31 2016 GLOBE NEWSWIRE Sharecare a digital health and wellness engagement platform has appointed health industry veterans Howard Gruverman and Ken Goulet to scale the companys rapidly growing employer business With nearly 30 years serving the benefits industry and a focus on heal..

China Pharma Holdings, Inc. Reports Full Year 2015 Financial Results

Thursday, March 31, 2016
PR Newswire

HAIKOU China March 31 2016 PRNewswire China Pharma Holdings Inc NYSE MKT CPHI China Pharma the Company or We an NYSE MKT listed corporation with its fullyintegrated specialty pharmaceuticals subsidiary based in China today announced financial results for the year ended December 31 2015 Full Year..

Reducing Labor Costs and Improving Nurse Retention through Evidence-based Strategies: AONE Presentation

Thursday, March 31, 2016
PR Newswire

SAN DIEGO March 31 2016 PRNewswire With workforce costs consuming more than half of hospital budgets workforce optimization strategies that include accurate forecasting of patient volume up to 120 days in advance and automated scheduling can dramatically reduce cost overages according to a presen..

Global Threat of Growing Antibiotic Resistance Highlights Need For Antiseptic Alternatives

Thursday, March 31, 2016
PR Newswire

PLEASANTON Calif March 31 2016 PRNewswire Each year in the United States at least 2 million people become infected with bacteria that are resistant to antibiotics and at least 23000 people die as a direct result of these infections1 According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CD..

ContraVir Pharmaceuticals Appoints John Cavan as Chief Financial Officer

Thursday, March 31, 2016
PR Newswire

EDISON NJ March 31 2016 PRNewswire ContraVir Pharmaceuticals Inc NASDAQ CTRV a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of targeted antiviral therapies announced today the appointment of John Cavan as Chief Financial Officer Mr Cavan had served as the Companys int..

Health 2.0 Europe: The European Gathering of Digital Health Champions in Barcelona

Thursday, March 31, 2016
PR Newswire

BARCELONA Spain March 31 2016 PRNewswire All the stakeholders from the European digital health tech ecosystem will meet in Barcelona for the 7th edition of Health 20 Europe 1012th May Since 2010 Health 20 Europe has been the platform for developing and presenting new solutions in the field of digi..

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital Treats 1,000 Prostate Cancer Patients with the CyberKnife® System

Thursday, March 31, 2016
PR Newswire

SUNNYVALE Calif March 31 2016 PRNewswire Accuray Incorporated NASDAQ ARAY announced today that MedStar Georgetown University Hospital in Washington DC treated its 1000th prostate cancer patient with the leadingedge CyberKnife System The System was designed to deliver stereotactic body radiation th..

SIR-Spheres® Y-90 Resin Microspheres Are a Well-Tolerated Alternative to Standard Therapies for Inoperable Primary Liver Cancer, New UK NICE Medtech Innovation Briefing Says

Thursday, March 31, 2016
PR Newswire

LONDON March 31 2016 PRNewswire Sirtex ASX SRX announced today that the UK National Institute for Health and Care Excellence NICE has issued a new Medtech Innovation Briefing MIB1stating that NHS doctors and commissioners may consider SIRSpheres Y90 resin microspheres as an alternative to standa..

Phase 3 Study Findings Demonstrate Treatment with Baricitinib Results in Significant Improvements for Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis Who Had Inadequate Response to Biologics

Thursday, March 31, 2016
PR Newswire

INDIANAPOLIS March 31 2016 PRNewswire Eli Lilly and Company NYSE LLY and Incyte Corporation NASDAQ INCY announced that detailed results of RABEACON a pivotal phase 3 global study of baricitinib a oncedaily oral treatment currently under regulatory review for the treatment of moderatetosevere rhe..

Dental Intel, Inc. Releases New Provider Pulse Dashboard Tool to All U.S.-based Clients; CEO indicates Pulse will allow partners unprecedented insight into key dental practice metrics

Thursday, March 31, 2016
PR Newswire

PROVO Utah March 31 2016 PRNewswire Dental Intel today announced that the company has released its Provider Pulse a propriety business intelligence application for use as part of the Dental Intel Business Intelligence Dashboard Dental Intels cloudbased application gives dental practices unpreceden..

ArmaGen Announces Initiation of Phase 2 Proof-of-Concept Clinical Trial in Brazil to Study AGT-181 for the Treatment of Hurler Syndrome

Thursday, March 31, 2016
PR Newswire

CALABASAS Calif March 31 2016 PRNewswire ArmaGen Inc a privately held biotechnology company focused on developing revolutionary therapies to treat severe neurological disorders announced today that the first patient has been dosed with AGT181 in a Phase 2 proofofconcept POC clinical trial treating..

Akcea Therapeutics Supports World Lipodystrophy Day

Thursday, March 31, 2016
PR Newswire

CAMBRIDGE Mass March 31 2016 PRNewswire Akcea Therapeutics a subsidiary of Ionis Pharmaceuticals NASDAQ IONS focused on developing and commercializing new treatments for serious cardiometabolic diseases recognizes World Lipodystrophy Day and has partnered with Lipodystrophy United lipodystrophyuni..

E-hydrate© Announces the Launch of Protein On-the-Go ACTIVE in Target Stores Nationwide

Thursday, March 31, 2016
PR Newswire

LOS ANGELES March 31 2016 PRNewswire Ehydrate announced the release of its new protein with joint health made available at Target stores nationwide starting the first week of April Target is adding three new SKUs nationwide in its effort to expand Ehydrates footprint of ready to mix Protein OntheG..

ClubM Rocks California with Statewide Delivery of Premium Medical Cannabis

Thursday, March 31, 2016
GLOBE NEWSWIRE

SAN DIEGO March 31 2016 GLOBE NEWSWIRE In 1996 California became the first state to establish a medical marijuana program setting off a tectonic shift in the legal and cultural landscape surrounding cannabis ..

Alma Lasers to Launch Accent Prime, a Cutting-Edge Platform which Doubles the Speed of Body Contouring and Skin Tightening Treatments

Thursday, March 31, 2016
PR Newswire

NUREMBERG Germany March 31 2016 PRNewswire Alma Lasers a global innovator of laser lightbased radiofrequency and ultrasound solutions for the aesthetic and surgical markets announced today the launch of Accent Prime the latest addition to Alma Lasers family of body contouring products This new pla..

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