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Philips sales spurred by rising Chinese healthcare spending
Rising healthcare spending by the Chinese government helped Dutch health technology company Philips post better-than-expected sales growth for the…
Jul 22, 2019 15:38 UTC Health-Care Read More

Hacienda Children's Hospital to close due to 'enormous unbudgeted costs'
Phoenix-based Hacienda HealthCare announced July 19 that it plans to close Hacienda Children's Hospital in Mesa, Ariz., according to the Arizona Republic.
Jul 22, 2019 15:03 UTC Health-Care Read More

Baxter Announces U.S. FDA Approval of Myxredlin, The First and Only Ready-To-Use Insulin for IV Infusion
Baxter International Inc. today announced the U.S. FDA approval of Myxredlin (Insulin Human in 0.9% Sodium Chloride Injection).
Jul 22, 2019 13:04 UTC Health-Care Read More

Healthcare's blind spot: Unmanaged IoT and medical devices
From imaging to monitoring systems, infusion pumps to therapeutic lasers and life support machines, medical devices are used to improve and streamline.
Jul 22, 2019 05:45 UTC Health-Care Read More

How Ontario's new regional health teams will operate is anyone's guess in 'low-rules environment'
No one is sure how they will be governed or funded, or how they will function. But they will be the way forward for health care in the province.
Jul 20, 2019 09:04 UTC Health-Care Read More

Michigan Health Officials Confirm State's 46th Case of Measles
Michigan health officials have confirmed the state's 46th measles case this year. The Detroit Health Department says they confirmed the latest case in someone…
Jul 19, 2019 15:47 UTC Health-Care Read More

Phreesia has strong public debut as 2nd digital health IPO in 2019
Phreesia closed its first day of trading as a public company Thursday about 40% above its set price. Phreesia is the second digital health company to go public…
Jul 19, 2019 14:55 UTC Health-Care Read More

1 in 20 patients experience preventable harm while receiving medical care, study finds
About 1 in 10 patients experience some kind of harm while receiving medical care and in about half of those cases — 1 in 20 — the harm is preventable,…
Jul 19, 2019 13:43 UTC Health-Care Read More

Aortic valve replacement widens heart patients' options
Heart specialists in Buffalo and across the country brace for greater demand as word spreads about TAVR effectiveness for most patients – including rock…
Jul 19, 2019 09:59 UTC Health-Care Read More

Phreesia's CEO hopes today's strong listing is 'blazing a trail' for 2019's remaining digital health IPOs
The digital health mainstay closed its first day of trading roughly 40% above its set price, and looks forward to scaling its business as a public entity.
Jul 18, 2019 20:01 UTC Health-Care Read More

Kentucky Man Fighting Illness from Flesh-Eating Bacteria
Jonathan Metcalf has been fighting the illness for several weeks and had to have a six-inch section of his thigh removed.
Jul 18, 2019 18:02 UTC Health-Care Read More

Pharmacist blasted over ice trafficking
The Courier Mail reports that the pharmacist, a father of one, was caught with 5kg of methamphetamine when police searched his car in a McDonalds car park in…
Jul 18, 2019 09:21 UTC Health-Care Read More

OSF HealthCare expected to merge with Chicago-based provider
By Neil Doyle. PEORIA – OSF HealthCare, which runs hospitals in Bloomington, Peoria, and Pontiac, is in negotiations for a full merger with Chicago-based…
Jul 17, 2019 23:38 UTC Health-Care Read More

Salary potential influences most residency choices: 10 highest-paid residencies
Almost all medical residents — 93 percent — say salary potential influenced their specialty choice, at least to some degree, according to a survey conducted by…
Jul 17, 2019 22:42 UTC Health-Care Read More

Dietary substitute kratom stays in legal gray area
CHI Health Pharmacist Bob Grenier said there's no clear cut consensus about kratom at the federal level.
Jul 17, 2019 22:30 UTC Health-Care Read More

Catholic hospitals Little Company of Mary, OSF HealthCare plan to merge
Little Company of Mary's days as an independent hospital would be over when the deal with OSF HealthCare concludes. Crain's has more.
Jul 17, 2019 20:08 UTC Health-Care Read More

Abbott ramping up FreeStyle Libre production following bountiful Q2
Following a major sales bump in the second quarter of 2019, Abbott Laboratories is planning to significantly ramp up manufacturing for its FreeStyle Libre…
Jul 17, 2019 19:23 UTC Health-Care Read More

Ground broken for Lutheran Downtown Hospital Business Journal Gazette
Lutheran Health Network and local elected officials broke ground today on the new Lutheran Downtown Hospital.
Jul 17, 2019 18:10 UTC Health-Care Read More

Texas Father of 6 Dies of Flesh-Eating Bacteria Despite Never Going in the Water
Gary Evans never went for a swim during a trip with his wife to Magnolia Beach in Texas, along the Gulf of Mexico, but a day spent crabbing in the waters was…
Jul 17, 2019 15:45 UTC Health-Care Read More

Kaiser Faces Strike Threat From 85,000 Service Workers
Kaiser Permanente, one of the largest not-for-profit health systems in the United States, is facing the serious threat of a national strike by unions that represent…
Jul 16, 2019 20:30 UTC Health-Care Read More

Intermountain launches value-based care spinoff
Intermountain Healthcare has spun off a new company that aims to help providers, payers and other stakeholders transition to value-based care, the integrated…
Jul 16, 2019 18:50 UTC Health-Care Read More

Seattle Nurse Contracts Measles from Patient — Despite Being Fully Vaccinated
The nurse was wearing protective equipment, but still contracted the virus.
Jul 16, 2019 17:56 UTC Health-Care Read More

Telemedicine is poised to grow as its popularity increases among physicians and patients
Physicians of almost all age groups show an interest in pursuing telemedicine jobs or *service* lines.
Jul 16, 2019 12:09 UTC Health-Care Read More

Cardinal Health Appoints Stephen Mason To Lead Medical Segment
DUBLIN, Ohio, July 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) today announced that Stephen Mason, President of the company's Cardinal Health…
Jul 16, 2019 11:59 UTC Health-Care Read More

Richard Smith: An example of low value health care—time to talk about money and opportunity cost
I'm sitting in the eye clinic for perhaps the tenth time and concluding that the whole programme that I have been through has been a waste of time, resources,…
Jul 15, 2019 16:34 UTC Health-Care Read More

CMS releases proposed home health payment rule for 2020: 7 takeaways
CMS released its proposed Home Health Prospective Payment System rule for 2020, which would increase home health payments and remove one quality…
Jul 15, 2019 11:40 UTC Health-Care Read More

The Bedpan: The poor can't afford to follow public health advice
This week: Professor Sir Michael Marmot, professor of epidemiology and public health at University College London.
Jul 15, 2019 00:03 UTC Health-Care Read More

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