Healthcare Press Release
|06/04/2020 - 06:59||
ECMO and COVID-19 Webinar Draws Large Attendance as Healthcare Providers Continue to Seek Information on ECMO for Patients with COVID-19
SpecialtyCare recently hosted two educational webinar opportunities for perfusionists and critical care physicians. Both sessions were focused on ECMO for patients with COVID-19 and discussed challenges, successes, and lessons learned. As the COVID-19 pandemic evolves, perfusionists and critical care physicians were invited to learn additional ECMO insights,while also inviting a robust question and answer section.
|06/04/2020 - 06:49||
Premier Inc. Recommends 24 Regulatory Waivers Be Made Permanent After COVID-19
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Premier Inc. (NASDAQ: PINC) today provided the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Congress with a list of 24 regulatory waivers that should be made permanent as the COVID-19 pandemic subsides. The temporary waivers were granted earlier in the year to streamline care delivery and prevent the spread of infection.
|06/04/2020 - 05:52||
Inmarsat extends seafarer well-being commitments with new ISWAN collaboration and roll-out of COVID-19 video telemedicine service
These initiatives include further collaboration with ISWAN (International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network) and maritime charities, the launch of a new chatcard and the wider roll-out of a COVID-19 video telemedicine call service.
|06/04/2020 - 05:07||
Kvary Arctic Using IBM Blockchain to Trace Norwegian Farmed Salmon to North American Stores
ARMONK, N.Y. and KVARØY ISLAND, Norway , June 4, 2020 / / -- IBM (NYSE: IBM ) and Kvarøy Arctic (pronounced "Kwa-ray"), a major producer of Norwegian farmed salmon, announced today that they will join IBM Food Trust to enhance the traceability of its Arctic salmon and help foster consumer trust across their supply chain.
|06/04/2020 - 04:49||
United Nations Development Program, MCIT Egypt and Avaya Collaborate to Launch AI-Powered COVID-19 Diagnosis Service for People of Determination
Cairo, Egypt – June 04, 2020 – As further demonstration of its commitment to deliver equality of experience for all segments of society, Egypt’s Ministry of Communications & Information Technology (MCIT), has joined forces with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Egypt and Avaya to extend the capabilities of WASEL — its dedicated contact center service for people of determination — with the addition of automated testing for COVID-19 symptoms for the deaf and hard of hearing.
|06/04/2020 - 03:57||
Five Companies Applying Artificial Intelligence to Patient Engagement Issues Named IDC Innovators
FRAMINGHAM, Mass., June 4, 2020 – International Data Corporation ( IDC ) today published an IDC Innovators report profiling five companies that are applying artificial intelligence (AI) to patient engagement in healthcare. The five companies are: Cogitativo, Integra Connect, Jvion, LifeLink, and Medial EarlySign.
|06/04/2020 - 01:55||
Seeing COVID-19 Through the Eyes of a Child
All of the information, fears, and personal challenges of adjusting to life in the wake of COVID-19 can be daunting for adults. So it’s fairly easy to envision the anxiety our new reality may be causing children — which can be compounded for children already dealing with social and environmental factors that affect their health and well-being. Learning how best to speak to children about this pandemic can help reduce their chances of ongoing emotional difficulties.
|06/03/2020 - 21:26||
Cyient Appoints Meenu Bagla as Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
Meenu brings more than 20 years of rich experience in the technology industry and will further strengthen the company's brand, deepencustomer engagement, and contribute to revenue growth.
|06/03/2020 - 20:28||
BRAIN PERFORMANCE (BRAIN-HEALTH) SELF-CHECK TOOL NOUKNOW TO BE USED IN BEAUTY SALONS
Eisai Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Tokyo, CEO: Haruo Naito, “Eisai”) announced today that the digital tool for self-assessment of brain performance (brain health) “NouKNOW TM ” (pronounced “NOH-NOH”, non-medical device), which Eisai has launched in Japan, is to be expanded in the fixed-rate membership beauty salon “Attina”, which is operated by Youforio Co., Ltd.
|06/03/2020 - 19:59||
Chilton County Veterans Service Office Opens in Clanton
CLANTON, Ala. – A veteran friendly community’s vision to provide a place where veterans and their families can go for services became a reality in Chilton County on Thursday with the opening of a veterans service office in Clanton. City, state and county leaders hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony that ushered in a new era of services for about 3,000 veterans that live in the county.
|06/03/2020 - 18:12||
Spectrum Health Named One of Nations Best in Revenue Management by HFMA
Grand Rapids, Mich., June 4, 2020 – Spectrum Health is among 23 health providers in the nation recognized for the quality of their revenue cycle management. It is the only organization in Michigan to earn this distinction.
|06/03/2020 - 15:57||
Researchers Map Houston Areas Most Vulnerable to COVID-19
As COVID-19 continues to spread across Texas and the nation, scientists from the Oden Institute for Computational Engineering & Sciences at the University of Texas at Austin and the University of Houston have created a mapping tool for determining which populations in Houston and the city’s surroundings appear most vulnerable to the infection.
|University of Texas|
|06/03/2020 - 14:57||
Humana Announces Support for Louisville to Help Rebuild and Unite City
LOUISVILLE, Ky.--( )--Today, Humana (NYSE: HUM) announced actions to support its hometown of Louisville in its efforts to address racial inequity and unite toward a stronger community.
|06/03/2020 - 13:55||
Spotlight on Virtual ISPOR 2020 News
As a Society committed to improving health and as a global event producer, ISPOR is closely monitoring news and reports of COVID-19 outbreaks globally and announcing updates to its planned conferences as the crisis evolves.
|06/03/2020 - 13:31||
Francisco Partners Announces Closing of Nearly $10 Billion in Capital Commitments
SAN FRANCISCO, LONDON AND NEW YORK -- Francisco Partners (FP) today announced the closing of approximately $10 billion in capital commitments across three funds: Francisco Partners VI, L.P., a $7.45 billion equity fund, Francisco Partners Agility II, L.
|06/03/2020 - 13:10||
Rafael Meza: Latin America is now the coronavirus epicenter
ANN ARBOR—Latin America has now surpassed Europe and the United States in the number of new COVID-19 cases.
|University of M...|
|06/03/2020 - 12:49||
Geneia CATO addresses Predictive Analytics World Healthcare
Harrisburg, PA – Geneia , a healthcare analytic solutions and services company that is simplifying the transition to value-based care, announces its chief analytics and technology officer, Fred Rahmanian, is addressing Predictive Analytics World Healthcare at 12:00 pm Pacific on June 3. In his lightning talk, Using Low Dimensional Representation of Medical Concepts to Improve Population Health Management, Rahmanian will discuss how Geneia’s use of this technique allows health plans, hospitals and provider organizations to better identify and engage patient cohorts.
|06/03/2020 - 07:12||
Virtual, Inc. Promotes Three Leaders to Vice President
Online and In-Person Event Expert Margot Rodger, Industry Association Authority Shannon Taylor, and Creative Technologist Deborah Leland Promoted to the Professional Service Firm’s Executive Team.
|06/03/2020 - 06:02||
TUM shapes digital administration for the new decade
Public authorities in Germany lag far behind their counterparts in most other EU countries when it comes to the digitalization of their operations. According to an EU Commission report, German residents rarely have online access to essential public services. This indicates an urgent need for action that has become even more apparent amid the coronavirus pandemic. Despite widespread agreement on the need for better online access to administrative services, many legal questions remain unresolved, for instance with regard to privacy.
|06/03/2020 - 04:49||
CAR T Cell Therapy Market Global Forecast by Regions & Targeted Antigens
According to Renub Research analysis CAR-T Cell Therapy Market is expected to be USD 7.4 Billion by 2028. Global Forecast by Regions, Targeted Antigens, Clinical Trials/Study, Companies.
|06/03/2020 - 04:05||
Consortium of UK Police Forces to Deploy NICE Investigate Digital Evidence Management to Streamline Investigations and Reduce Risk
Hoboken, N.J., June 3, 2020 – NICE (Nasdaq: NICE) today announced that a consortium of four UK police forces (Hampshire Constabulary, Thames Valley Police, Surrey Police and Sussex Police), operating as the South East Regional Integrated Policing Programme (SERIP), has signed a contract with NICE to deploy the NICE Investigate Digital Evidence Management Solution (DEMS). SERIP will roll out NICE Investigate to more than 12,000 officers to streamline investigations and address the challenges of growing digital evidence.
|06/03/2020 - 03:48||
FCPA Specialist Rocco deGrasse Joins FTI Consulting as a Senior Managing Director
Mr. deGrasse, who is based in Chicago , has extensive experience with investigations focusing on the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (“FCPA”), healthcare, money laundering and general fraud. He also has extensive experience with the design, implementation and testing of compliance programs. At FTI Consulting , he will work with senior management and boards of directors on fraud and misconduct investigations and compliance initiatives.