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CVS Health

Aetna to waive cost-sharing for COVID-19 hospitalizations | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/26/2020

CVS Health-owned Aetna will waive copays and cost-sharing for COVID-19 inpatient hospitalizations, the insurer said March 25. The decision, which will affect Aetna’s commercially insured members, aims to improve access to COVID-19 treatment by eliminating out-of-pocket expenses for patients. The move builds on measures taken by Aetna to waive cost-sharing for COVID-19-related telemedicine and testing. The policy, effective immediately for any …

Medline

Insights on the Worldwide Oxygen Conserving Devices Industry to 2027 - Drivers, Restraints and Opportunities | PR Newswire | 3/25/2020

… Country/Sub-region 15. Competition Landscape 15.1. Market Player - Competition Matrix (By Tier and Size of companies) Company Profiles 15.2. Company Profiles Companies Mentioned Inogen Inc GCE Group Precision Medical, Inc Drive DeVilbiss International Medline Industries, Inc. GF Health Products Inc Inovo, Inc Essex Industries Inc Krober Medizintechnik For more information about this report visit https://www.researchandmarkets.com/r/nshum2 Research and Markets also offers Custom Research services providing focused, comprehensive …

Avalue Technology

The global industrial PC market size is estimated to reach USD 5.7 billion by 2025 from USD 4.4 billion in 2020, growing at a CAGR of 5.4% | PR Newswire | 3/24/2020

… 35%, Europe = 18%, APAC = 40%, and RoW = 7% Key players in the market include Advantech ( Taiwan ), Beckhoff International ( Germany ), Siemens ( Germany ), IEI Integration Corporation ( Taiwan ), Kontron S&T ( Germany ), Nexcom International ( Taiwan ), ABB ( Switzerland ), Avalue Technology ( Taiwan ), DFI ( Taiwan ), and American Portwell Technology (US).The global industrial PC market is segmented into type, data storage, maximum RAM capacity, sales channel, and end-user industry and geography.The market based on type …

Sectra AB

Sectra’s Cloud-based Medical Education Portal Enables Studies to Continue During COVID-19 | PR Newswire | 3/19/2020

… ensure that a part of this important educational program can continue,” says Johan Carlegrim, General Manager, Medical Education business unit at Sectra. CONTACT: For further information, please contact: Dr. Torbjörn Kronander, CEO and President Sectra AB , +46-(0)-705-23-52-27 This information was brought to you by Cision http://news.cision.com …

Encompass Health

Encompass Health to construct 40-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital in the Waco, Texas area | PR Newswire | 3/18/2020

Encompass Health to construct 40-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital in the Waco, Texas area News provided by Mar 18, 2020, 06:55 ET Share this article BIRMINGHAM, Ala. , March 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – Encompass Health Corp. (NYSE: EHC ) today announced its plans to build a freestanding, 40-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital in a suburb of Waco, Texas . The new hospital will be located in Robinson, Texas at the intersection of Texas State …

Express Scripts

Cigna Corporation Announces Early Results of Tender Offers for up to $1.45 billion in Aggregate Principal Amount of Outstanding Notes | PR Newswire | 3/18/2020

… 2020 (the “ Early Tender Date “) of its previously announced offers to purchase for cash (1) up to $500,000,000 of Cigna Holding Company’s 4.000% Senior Notes due 2022, Cigna Corporation’s 4.000% Senior Notes due 2022, Express Scripts Holding Company’s 3.900% Senior Notes due 2022 and Cigna Corporation’s 3.900% Senior Notes due 2022 (collectively, the “ 2022 Existing Notes ,” and such tender offer, the “ 2022 Notes Tender Offer “) and (2) up to $950,000,000 …

Express Scripts Holding

Cigna Corporation Announces Early Results of Tender Offers for up to $1.45 billion in Aggregate Principal Amount of Outstanding Notes | PR Newswire | 3/18/2020

… 2020 (the “ Early Tender Date “) of its previously announced offers to purchase for cash (1) up to $500,000,000 of Cigna Holding Company’s 4.000% Senior Notes due 2022, Cigna Corporation’s 4.000% Senior Notes due 2022, Express Scripts Holding Company’s 3.900% Senior Notes due 2022 and Cigna Corporation’s 3.900% Senior Notes due 2022 (collectively, the “ 2022 Existing Notes ,” and such tender offer, the “ 2022 Notes Tender Offer “) and (2) up to $950,000,000 …

Celltrion

Insights into Biologic API Contract Manufacturer Quality Benchmarking - Featuring Aji Bio-Pharma, Avid Bioservices & Batavia Bioscience Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com | Business Wire | 3/16/2020

… Substance Outsourcing Contract Manufacturing Responsibilities Involvement in Outsourced Manufacturing Contract Manufacturing Involvement Years of Industry Experience Companies Mentioned AbbVie Abzena AGC Biologics Aji Bio-Pharma Avid Bioservices Batavia Bioscience Boehringer Ingelheim Brammer Bio Catalent Celltrion Celonic CEPiA Sanofi Cobra Biologics Cognate Bioscience Cytovance Emergent Biosolutions Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies Genscript GSK Contract Manufacturing IDT Biologika Kaneka Eurogenic KBI Biopharma Kemwell Biopharma Lonza Luina Bio Millipore Sigma Novasep Paragon Gene Therapy Patheon …

VivaLNK

Global Wearable Medical Devices Market is Expected to Grow at a CAGR of 13.8% During the Forecast Period Owing to the Emergence of IoT Coupled With Advancements in Wearable Technology, Says Absolute Markets Insights | PR Newswire | 3/16/2020

… a routine test and send this data in real time to healthcare professionals. Implementing RPM can improve chronic disease management by measuring critical risk indicators such as glucose, blood pressure and alike. For instance, VivaLNK , a healthcare solutions provider, delivers IoT based platforms for delivering remote patient monitoring and in-patient care services. Thus, increasing adoption of IoT enabled devices are expected to drive the growth of wearable medical devices …

Sofinnova Partners

FDA Clearance Brings RefleXion Closer to Expanding Cancer Treatment Market | Business Wire | 3/13/2020

… signal their location. The BgRT technology will synchronize these data with the linear accelerator to direct radiotherapy to tumors with subsecond latency. RefleXion is backed by premier investment firms TPG Growth/The Rise Fund, Sofinnova Partners , KCK Group, Venrock, T. Rowe Price and global pharmaceutical leaders Pfizer Venture Investments and Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JJDC Inc. The RefleXion X1 BgRT capability requires 510(k) clearance and is not available for sale …

Carahsoft Technology

GTY Announces Strategic Partnership with Carahsoft Technology Corp. to Provide Leading SaaS and Cloud Solutions to Public Sector | Business Wire | 3/13/2020

AUSTIN, Texas- GTY Technology Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq: GTYH) (“GTY”), a leading provider of SaaS/Cloud solutions for the public sector, announced today that it has entered into a partnership with Carahsoft Technology Corp. , The Trusted Government IT Solutions Provider ® . The partnership names Carahsoft GTY’s Master Government Aggregator™, authorizing the company to serve as the government distribution partner and contract aggregator for GTY and its six business units. Under the agreement …

Surgisphere

Rapid Diagnostic Test for Coronavirus COVID-19 Now Available from Surgisphere | Business Wire | 3/12/2020

CHICAGO- Surgisphere Corporation announces the availability of a rapid diagnostic tool for novel coronavirus. Leveraging the power of its global research network and advanced machine learning, Surgisphere has developed an intelligent tool that uses as few as three common laboratory tests to identify patients likely to have coronavirus infection. With a sensitivity of 93.7% and specificity of 99.9%, this highly accurate test can help limit transmission of this deadly virus …

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals

Generic Pharmaceutical Partnering Deals Collection, 2014-2020 - Trends, Deal Structure, Case Studies, Leading Deals by Value, Most Active Dealmakers | PR Newswire | 3/12/2020

… Labs Hi-Tech Pharmacal Hikma Pharmaceuticals Hospira Hospital del Mar IBA Molecular Imaging iCAN:Israel-Cannabis IDT Immune Therapeutics Impax Laboratories Impopharma Imprimis Pharmaceuticals Innovus Pharmaceuticals Instillo Intas Biopharmaceuticals Intellipharmaceutics Intrexon Invekra Iroko Pharmaceuticals Ironwood Pharmaceuticals IsCann Group Jabez Pharma Jacksonville Pharmaceuticals Jacobson Pharma Jerome Stevens Pharmaceuticals JHL Biotech Jing Medicine Kangmei Pharma KineMed Kitov KRS Global Biotechnology KVK-Tech LABORATORIOS SAVAL Lannett Laurus Labs Leaf Biopharmaceutical Leon-nanodrugs Litha …

MYM Nutraceuticals

Generic Pharmaceutical Partnering Deals Collection, 2014-2020 - Trends, Deal Structure, Case Studies, Leading Deals by Value, Most Active Dealmakers | PR Newswire | 3/12/2020

… Patent Pool Foundation Medicure Medifirst Solutions MediPharm Labs MedReleaf Medtronic Merck and Co Meroven Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Microchips Biotech Midatech Mission Pharmacal Mithra Pharmaceuticals Moberg Pharma Molteni Farmaceutici Momenta Pharmaceuticals Mundipharma Mylan Laboratories Mylan Pharmaceuticals MYM Nutraceuticals Nan Fung Group NCPC GeneTech NerPharMa NeuClone Nexus Pharmaceuticals Ningbo Menovo Pharmaceutical Nordic Pharma Group Novartis Nrgene NT Pharma Nuvo Research Oakrum Pharma Oculus Innovative Sciences Office of Generic Drugs Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation …

RevSpring

Ziegler Served as Sole Financial Advisor in the sale of Loyale Healthcare to RevSpring | PRWeb | 3/12/2020

Ziegler Served as Sole Financial Advisor in the sale of Loyale Healthcare to RevSpring Share Article Ziegler, a specialty investment bank, is pleased to announce it served as sole financial advisor in the sale of Loyale Healthcare (Loyale) to RevSpring, a portfolio company of GTCR. Loyale is a next-generation patient financial engagement software platform delivering comprehensive enterprise payment solutions to leading health systems and ambulatory providers. Mark Turco, Director …

SteadyMD

SteadyMD Telemedicine Doctors Provide Alternative to Face-to-Face Clinical Visits for COVID-19 Concerns | Business Wire | 3/11/2020

ST. LOUIS- Telemedicine provider SteadyMD , which delivers online continuous care and healthcare monitoring, today announced SteadyMD physicians have developed a member protocol for dealing with coronavirus concerns. SteadyMD medical assistant teams are also helping members access local resources for care in each of the 50 U.S. states. United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC ) recommended alternatives to face-to-face doctor or clinic visits to help limit exposure …

Electronic Caregiver

To fight coronavirus, Electronic Caregiver uses its own technology to keep employees safe | PR Newswire | 3/11/2020

PRNewswire/ – With the outbreak of COVID-19, known as the coronavirus, Electronic Caregiver ®, a 24/7 virtual care and health technology company, will begin using its own products to monitor the health of all its workers before they head to the office. Employees who opt in on the initiative will receive the company’s Pro Health system, a chronic care and remote patient monitoring system, to install in their homes at no …

PatSnap

CAS and PatSnap forge strategic partnership that unites market-leading scientific content and AI-powered technology to accelerate global innovation | PR Newswire | 3/11/2020

Collaboration strengthens leading sci-tech information solutions to deliver enhanced insight across R&D and IP workflows COLUMBUS, Ohio and LONDON , March 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – CAS, a division of the American Chemical Society specializing in scientific information solutions, and PatSnap, a global leader in innovation intelligence, today announced a long-term strategic partnership agreement aimed at accelerating global innovation. This unique collaboration between sci-tech information industry leaders, brings together …

Line Health

Main Line Health opens 94,000-square-foot outpatient center in King of Prussia | Business Wire | 3/10/2020

Main Line Health on Monday opened its latest outpatient center, in King of Prussia, the nonprofit said. The 94,000-square-foot facility is home to Main Line Health’s first Women’s Specialty Center, in collaboration with Axia Women’s Health. Since announcing the building plan in early 2018, the cost has climbed to $38.4 million from $32 million because of added scope of services, an increase in floor space, and additional parking …

HealthEC

Population Health Management Market Worth $39.4 Billion by 2025 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™ | PR Newswire | 3/9/2020

… US), Epic Systems Corporation (US), Koninklijke Philips ( Netherlands ), i2i Population Health (US), Health Catalyst (US), Optum (US), Enli Health Intelligence (US), eClinicalWorks (US), Orion Health ( New Zealand ), Allscripts Healthcare Solutions (US), IBM Corporation (US), HealthEC , LLC (US), Medecision (US), Arcadia (US), athenahealth (US), Cotiviti (US), NextGen Healthcare, Inc. (US), Conifer Health Solutions (US), SPH Analytics (US), Lightbeam Health Solutions (US), Innovaccer (US), Citra Health Solutions (US), Evolent Health, Inc. (US …

VenatoRx

COVID-19: Economic Impact & Market Forecasts for Gross Domestic Product, Tourism/Travel & Medical During the Forecast Period, 2020-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com | Business Wire | 3/6/2020

… Vaxdyn Vibiosphen Bioaster Vivexia KBP Biosciences Absynth Biologics Spero Therapeutics Merck Symphogen Warp Drive Bio Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) Pfizer Allergan GlaxoSmithKline Novartis Gilead Sciences AstraZeneca Sanofi Shionogi Inc Cipla DSM Sinochem Pharmaceuticals Wockhardt Ltd VenatoRx Pharmaceuticals MicuRx Entasis Therapeutics Merlion Pharmaceuticals Aridis Pharmaceuticals Inc Key Players-Diagnostics Abbott Diagnostics Accelerate Diagnostics Ador Diagnostics Akkoni Biosystems Alveo Technologies Applied BioCode Atlas Genetics Aus Diagnostics BD Diagnostics Biocartis BioFire Diagnostics bioMrieux Bio …

Andor Health

Andor Health Launches its ThinkAndor™ Application in Microsoft Teams, Helping Hospitals Maintain Timely Patient Care | PR Newswire | 3/6/2020

PRNewswire/ – Andor Health today announced the availability of ThinkAndor ™ with Microsoft Teams integration, available now in Microsoft AppSource , an online store for business applications. “Andor Health’s collaboration with Microsoft builds on the marketplace momentum of Microsoft Teams and ThinkAndor to deliver the definitive care team collaboration suite for healthcare providers,” said Pritesh Patel , Executive Vice President of Operations and Chief Strategy Officer for Andor Health . “By combining the power of …

Ambra Health

Ambra Health Partners With Perspectum | PR Newswire | 3/5/2020

NEW YORK , March 5, Ambra Health , makers of the leading cloud-based, medical image management suite, today announced a partnership with Perspectum , a global leader in the development of medical image analysis technologies. Perspectum’s flagship product Liver MultiScan, leverages Ambra Health’s Cloud PACS to enable anytime, anywhere access to images and provide reliable, trusted cloud backup and archive to reduce business continuity risk. Liver MultiScan is an FDA-cleared, non …

Puma Biotechnology

Puma Biotechnology Reports Inducement Awards Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4) | Business & Finance | heraldchronicle.com | Business Wire | 3/5/2020

… commencement date thereafter, subject to continued service. The awards were granted as an inducement material to the new employees entering into employment with Puma, in accordance with Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4). About Puma Biotechnology Puma Biotechnology , Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company with a focus on the development and commercialization of innovative products to enhance cancer care. The Company in-licenses the global development and commercialization rights to PB272 …

360 Advanced

360 Advanced Named to the Florida State University 2020 Seminole 100 | PRWeb | 3/5/2020

360 Advanced Named to the Florida State University 2020 Seminole 100 Share Article 360 Advanced , an established cybersecurity and compliance firm, was recognized during Florida State University’s 3rd Annual Seminole 100 Celebration. “Our firm has been growing rapidly, and we are pleased to have made this list. Our commitment to quality, reliability, integrity, and innovation has gotten us where we are today, and our focus on helping our clients build …