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Medline

Global Urethral Dilator Market 2019-2023 | Evolving Opportunities with BD and Cook | Technavio | Business Wire | 12/13/2019

LONDON- The global urethral dilator market is poised to grow by USD 81.34 million during 2019-2023, progressing at a CAGR of over 6% during the forecast period. Request Free Sample Pages Read the 110-page research report with TOC on “Urethral Dilator Market Analysis Report by Product (Hydraulic urethral dilators and Others), by End User (Hospitals, ASCs, and Others), by Geography (North America, Europe, Asia, and ROW), and Segment Forecasts …

CVS

CVS Health launches oncology management program | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/13/2019

… is everything, and when a patient does not get started on the right treatment it can result in progression and higher costs,” said Alan Lotvin, MD, executive vice president and chief transformation officer of CVS Health. “We are the first company working to make the latest in precision medicine accessible to more patients and further empower informed treatment decision-making based on a patient’s genetic profile to give them the …

Celerion

Global Central Lab Market Dynamics and Outsourcing Performance Report 2019-2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com | Business Wire | 12/13/2019

… Within Past 18 Months) Satisfaction with a Central Lab Likelihood to Use a Central Lab Again Likelihood to Recommend a Central Lab Central Lab Service Provider Drilldowns ACM Global Central Lab Barc Lab Bioscientia Celerion Cirion Clinical Trial Services CLR-Clinical Reference Laboratory Covance/LabCorp Eurofins Global Central Library Frontage Labs ICON Central Labs INTERLAB Central Lab Services INVITRO Central Labs LabConnect Medpace Reference Laboratory MLM Medical Labs PPD Central …

McKesson

LeanTaaS raises $40 million to optimize health clinic operations with AI | VentureBeat | 12/12/2019

… Labs. The second — iQueue for Operating Rooms — offers a marketplace and dashboards designed to boost surgeon access with actionable metrics. It ingests electronic health record data from providers like Epic, Cerner, Meditech, Allscripts, and McKesson to suggest allocation changes and determine whom to take away time from (versus whom to give it to). Moreover, it enables surgeons to monitor abandoned and released time blocks from the web or from a …

Pulse8

Pulse8 Presenting on the Shift to Digital HEDIS® Measures during the RISE Star Ratings Master Class in Carlsbad, CA | Business Wire | 12/12/2019

… in terms of being able to acquire actionable insight from a wealth of data that will lead to better management of healthcare for individuals and groups.” Attendees will have an opportunity to visit the Pulse8 booth to speak with Sharalee and other key members of the team. To schedule a meeting or demo, please email [email protected] . About Pulse8 Pulse8, a Veradigm™ brand, is a Healthcare Analytics and Technology …

Qventus

LeanTaaS raises $40 million to optimize health clinic operations with AI | VentureBeat | 12/12/2019

… 3.41 billion by 2022). It’s not without competitors — University of Washington spinout Perimatics offers an AI system that uses data on patients and surgeons to predict the length of surgeries, as do Tagnos and Qventus — but LeanTaaS has market momentum on its side. “LeanTaaS’ iQueue represents a rare nexus of product leadership, robust ROI, and fast time to value for hospitals,” said Insight Partners managing director Peter Segall. “As software …

Pixvana

At 77.10% CAGR, Virtual Reality Content Creation Market to Reach 46.5 Billion by 2026 | PR Newswire | 12/11/2019

… report offers a list of leading market players functioning in the virtual reality content creation sector. The key players explored in the industry include 360 Labs, Blippar, SubVRsive, Matterport, Panedia Pty Ltd., Koncept VR, Pixvana Inc., WeMakeVR, VIAR (Viar360), and Scapic. The report is prepared based on an in-depth evaluation of the industry by experts. The report also offers Porter’s five forces analysis which explains the competitive market structure …

BioSerenity

Stilla Technologies Names Key Leadership Slate to Support Global Growth of its Next-Generation Digital PCR Solution | PR Newswire | 12/10/2019

PRNewswire/ – Stilla Technologies, the provider of pioneering digital PCR (dPCR) solutions for high-precision genetic analysis, today announced three key hires: Khaled Bahi joins as CFO, with Jerome Leclercq named Senior Vice President for Commercial Operations Europe & Asia and Quang Tran named Quality & Regulatory Affairs Director. These hires come at a time of rapid growth for the company with the recent opening of a U.S. subsidiary headquartered in Beverly, Massachusetts …

LabTwin

Top Laboratory Informatics Trends in 2020 & Beyond, Upcoming Webinar Hosted by Xtalks and LabTwin | PRWeb | 12/10/2019

Top Laboratory Informatics Trends in 2020 & Beyond, Upcoming Webinar Hosted by Xtalks and LabTwin Share Article In this webinar, the speakers will provide insights on how pharma and biotech companies are planning to overcome common challenges through workflow optimization and equipping labs with smart, integrated technologies to create the “lab of the future.” Xtalks Life Science Webinars TORONTO Scientists spend up to 80 percent of their time at the bench …

Deloitte Consulting

Magic Leap Launches Spatial Computing for Enterprise with New Software Suite and Services | PR Newswire | 12/10/2019

… Leap partner NTT Docomo Inc. (“DOCOMO”) , the leading telecommunications operator in Japan , will begin exclusively offering Magic Leap 1 in Japan starting in Spring 2020. Magic Leap is also working with organizations such as Deloitte and the Boston Consulting Group to help their enterprise clients design and implement Magic Leap’s spatial computing platform in their organizations. Working with this robust, and ever-growing group of partners and customers, Magic Leap …

Relatient

Hospital Sisters Health System Partners with Relatient and Shares Success with Partners in Central Illinois | PRWeb | 12/10/2019

Hospital Sisters Health System Partners with Relatient and Shares Success with Partners in Central Illinois Share Article Central Illinois medical group finds success with industry-leading patient-centered engagement vendor, extends access to affiliated practices through Community Connect program. “We’ve already seen success with Relatient’s patient-centered messaging across our own medical group, sharing that with our affiliated practices is a great opportunity to share success and save those practices …

TriNetX

DHR Health Institute for Research and Development Partners with TriNetX to Join Global Research Network | PR Newswire | 12/10/2019

PRNewswire/ – DHR Health Institute for Research and Development has joined the TriNetX global health network, the largest global health network that optimizes clinical research and enables discoveries through the generation of real-world evidence. TriNetX combines real-time access to longitudinal clinical data with state-of-the-art analytics to answer complex research questions. The DHR Health Institute for Research and Development is a 501(c) 3 non-profit independent …

Amazon Health

Amazon has free rein to NHS data | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/9/2019

In its deal with Amazon, the United Kingdom’s National Health Service has provided the online retail and technology giant with free access to healthcare information, according to The Guardian . The NHS partnered with Amazon to allow Alexa devices to offer health advice from certified physicians and pharmacists. With the partnership, Amazon is collecting healthcare information to develop, advertise and sell its own products. Though Amazon is barred from collecting patient …

DNAnexus

The next-generation sequencing (NGS) market is projected to reach USD 24.4 billion by 2025 from USD 7.8 billion in 2019, at a CAGR of 20.9% | PR Newswire | 12/9/2019

… market include Illumina, Inc. (US), Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. (US), BGI Group ( China ), PerkinElmer Inc. (US), Macrogen ( South Korea ), Hamilton Company (US), Lucigen (US), Intrexon Bioinformatics GmbH ( Germany ), Partek Incorporated (US), DNASTAR, Inc. (US), DNAnexus (US), SciGenom Labs Pvt. Ltd. ( India ), GENEWIZ (US), Takara Bio Inc. ( Japan ), Eurofins Scientific ( Luxembourg ), 10x Genomics (US), F. Hoffmann- La Roche Ltd ( Switzerland ), Becton Dickinson and Company (US), Danaher (US), Lexogen GmbH ( Austria ), Tecan …

Healx

Healx Joins Forces with Boehringer Ingelheim to Discover New Treatment Approaches for Rare Neurological Diseases | Business Wire | 12/9/2019

CAMBRIDGE, England- Healx Ltd. (“Healx”), the AI-powered biotechnology company focused on developing breakthrough treatments for rare diseases, today announces it has entered into an agreement with Boehringer Ingelheim to identify indications related to rare neurological diseases. The project will leverage Healx’s comprehensive AI-based drug discovery platform, Healnet , and expertise in rare diseases and pharmacology, to identify potential new indications for assets from Boehringer Ingelheim’s pipeline. Healx will use …

Edifecs

WEDI Announces Slate of New Board of Directors for 2020 | PRWeb | 12/9/2019

… Allison, SS&C Technologies (Vendor) Laurie Burckhardt, WPS Health Solutions (Health Plan) & Vice Chair, Education Durwin Day, Health Care Service Corporation (Health Plan) Ed Hafner, Change Healthcare (Vendor) & Vice Chair, Membership & Communications John Kelly, Edifecs (Vendor) Amy Neves, Aetna (Health Plan) Ryan Reddick, Anthem, Inc. (Health Plan) Sam Rubenstein, Montefiore Medical Center (Provider) Robert Tennant, Medical Group Management Association (Provider) Laurie Woodrome, LabCorp (Provider) & Vice-Chair, Finance Standing board members …

Zipongo

Chef Scott Samuel Joins Rouxbe as Director of Culinary Enterprise | PRWeb | 12/9/2019

Chef Scott Samuel Joins Rouxbe as Director of Culinary Enterprise Share Article The celebrated chef instructor joins the leading online culinary school to further accelerate innovation in culinary education VANCOUVER, British Columbia Rouxbe, the world’s leading online culinary school with over 530,000 students across the globe, is pleased to announce that Chef Scott Samuel has joined the company as Director of Culinary Enterprise. Spanning nearly 30 years, Samuel’s distinguished culinary …

Wellcentive

Healthcare Venture Capital Driving Mergers and Acquisitions | RevCycle Intelligence | 12/9/2019

Healthcare venture capital investments continue to drive mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in the industry despite a shortage of common ground between CEOs and investors, a new survey finds. The US healthcare market saw a 14.4 percent increase in mergers and acquisition activity from 2017 to 2018, data from PricewaterhouseCoopers revealed. In total, there were 1,182 M&A deals in 2018, and M&A activity has remained firm in 2019 …

Medpricer

Sharp HealthCare Taps Medpricer to Bring Operational Transparency to its Supply Chain | PRWeb | 12/9/2019

Sharp HealthCare Taps Medpricer to Bring Operational Transparency to its Supply Chain Share Article Sharp HealthCare is strengthening its purchased services strategy with category analytics, contract intelligence and sourcing automation software GUILFORD, Conn. and WALNUT CREEK, Calif. Medpricer™, which offers one of the nation’s leading technology-based solutions to optimize healthcare provider savings across purchased services contracts, today announced its latest partnership with San Diego-based Sharp HealthCare. Sharp is …

Beam Therapeutics

Beam Therapeutics Presents Preclinical Data for Complementary Base Editing Approaches for Hemoglobinopathies at ASH 2019 | Business Wire | 12/8/2019

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.- Beam Therapeutics, a biotechnology company developing precision genetic medicines through base editing, today announced new preclinical data for the company’s programs addressing beta-thalassemia and sickle cell disease at the 61st Annual American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting in Orlando, Fla. Beam is pursuing the application of base editing, its proprietary CRISPR-based technology that can make precise edits to single base pairs in DNA and RNA …

Health Integrated

Mallinckrodt Presents Data on a Novel Predictive Model to Identify Infants at Risk for Infantile Spasms (IS) at the 2019 Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society (AES) | PR Newswire | 12/7/2019

… 304) had an IS diagnosis within a median 0.8 months of the triggering event. The most notable deductive combinations focused on pre-diagnosis of IS. Methods 2 The study utilized data from the Symphony Health Integrated Dataverse database to identify triggers for early identification of IS patients from medical and pharmacy claims from 10.8 million patients under 2 years of age between May 2017 and April 2018 . International Classification of …

iMedX

Global Brachytherapy Market Expected to Grow with a CAGR of 3% During the Forecast Period, 2019-2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com | Business Wire | 12/6/2019

… 13.5 Threat of New Entrants 13.6 Threat of Substitutes 14 Competitive Landscape 14.1 Market Structure 14.2 Key Players 14.3 Profiles of Key Players 14.3.1 Acusis 14.3.2 Transcend Services 14.3.3 Naunce Communications 14.3.4 MModal 14.3.5 iMedX Information Services 14.3.6 Global Medical Transcription 14.3.7 nThrive 14.3.8 MTBC 14.3.9 Medi-Script Plus 14.3.10 Transtech Medical Solutions report visit https://www.researchandmarkets.com/r/j3ihz9 …

RLDatix

RLDatix Executives Featured at Global Patient Safety Conference | PR Newswire | 12/6/2019

CHICAGO , Dec. 6, RLDatix , the leading global provider of intelligent patient safety solutions, today announced that it will be a platinum sponsor and deliver two presentations at the Saudi Patient Safety Center (SPSC) International Patient Safety Conference . Following the tremendous success of the first event, which RLDatix also sponsored, the theme of this year’s conference is “Jeddah Declaration: Moving Forward” and will be held from Dec. 7 through 9 at …

Apple Health

Bayhealth Adopts Apple Health Records, Boosts Patient Data Access | Patient Engagement HIT | 12/6/2019

Patient Data Access News Bayhealth Adopts Apple Health Records, Boosts Patient Data Access Bayhealth launched Apple Health Records to bring patient-centered care into focus and promote data sharing between patients and providers. Source: Thinkstock By December 06, 2019 - Bayhealth will now offer Apple Health Records to allow for easy patient data access to available medical data from multiple providers whenever they choose. “Being able to use an app like …

UnitedHealth Group

6 updates on payer-provider relationships | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/6/2019

6 updates on payer-provider relationships Morgan Haefner - Print Email Six recent articles posted by Becker’s Hospital Review that concern payer-provider relationships: 1. Optum is taking a “city by city” approach when rolling out its healthcare initiatives, according to new UnitedHealth Group president Sir Andrew Witty. 2. A small hospital in Tennessee submitted “suspicious” claims to BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee to collect improper payments, the health insurer alleged. 3 …