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Sonosite & Partners Healthcare Endeavor to Make POCUS Accessible for Higher Quality Patient Care

2019 11 Sep

Collaboration to develop artificial intelligence (AI) enhanced ultrasound technology aimed at increasing the utility of ultrasound and improving our nation’s healthcare system   FUJIFILM SonoSite, Inc. has announced the launch of a strategic relationship with Partners HealthCare to apply artificial intelligence to improve the utility and functionality... Read more

ICU Management

Masimo Announces Development Of Delta CHb, HHb, And O2Hb Indices For O3®

2019 09 Sep

Masimo announced today three additional indices (delta cHb, delta HHb, and delta O2Hb) for O3® Regional Oximetry . These indices provide clinicians with additional visibility into changes in the underlying oxyhemoglobin and deoxyhemoglobin components used to calculate cerebral oxygen saturation, rSO2. With these additions, clinicians will now be... Read more

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Masimo Announces Pathway™ For The Root® Patient Monitoring And Connectivity Platform

2019 04 Sep

Masimo  today announced Pathway™, a feature for the Root® Patient Monitoring and Connectivity Platform . Pathway provides clinicians with a way to visualize a hospital’s recommended resuscitation protocol for a newborn’s oxygen saturation (SpO2) while continuously monitoring SpO2 and pulse rate (PR) during the first ten minutes after birth. Use of... Read more

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Merger: Novalung Becomes Fully Integrated within Xenios

2019 02 Sep

Novalung GmbH, which specialises in solutions for respiratory failure, was absorbed into Xenios AG on 30 August 2019. Processes will be streamlined as a result and the company will become more closely aligned with the parent company Fresenius Medical Care. Novalung was established in 2003 and specialises in the treatment of respiratory failure.... Read more

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Study: The Utility Of Masimo ORi™ To Reduce Hyperoxia In Critically Ill Patients

2019 26 Aug

Masimo  announced today that in a randomized controlled study involving 150 ICU patients recently published as a letter in Intensive Care Medicine, researchers investigated whether monitoring with Masimo ORi™ (Oxygen Reserve Index) could reduce the time critically ill patients spend with moderate hyperoxia, compared to monitoring with oxygen saturation... Read more

Executive Health Management

Finalists of the 2019 IHF Awards Unveiled

2019 14 Aug

The International Hospital Federation (IHF) announces the finalists of the 2019 IHF/Dr Kwang Tae Kim Grand Award and Excellence Awards in Corporate Social Responsibility, Leadership and Management in Healthcare, and Quality & Safety and Patient-centered Care.   Following an extensive review by the panel of judges composed of health leaders from... Read more

Executive Health Management

Spot on for Healthcare Technology Startups at XPOMET© Medicinale©

2019 07 Aug

A perfect opportunity for new and emerging companies to achieve their milestones XPOMET Medicinale brings together care providers, patients, and in general stakeholders from all health-related fields and geographic regions. The Festival of Future Medicine and Nursing aims at presenting innovation and disruption in times of transformation, and... Read more

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Enhanced Hemodynamic Assessment in Physiological Research

2019 07 Aug

Meet us at the T4 Physiology Conference from August 12-14 at the UCSB in Santa Barbara. "If you measure physiology from human subjects, or work with those who do, you should attend!" T4: Tools, Trends, Techniques and Technology by BIOPAC Learn more about the congress Learn more about CNSystems Read more

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Abu Dhabi to host the 2nd International Patient Experience Symposium in November

2019 01 Aug

Digital transformation and the transition to value-based care are pushing care providers to change their patient experience approach. As patient experience moves center stage at many of the nation’s health systems, leaders responsible for this function are challenged with issues related to advancing the discipline with excellence. The UAE National... Read more

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Affidea Continues its Expansion Plans with a New Acquisition in Italy

2019 29 Jul

Affidea Group, the leading European provider of diagnostic imaging, outpatient and cancer care services announces today that it has completed the acquisition of NSL Health Centers in Rome, Italy. This is Affidea’s third acquisition in the last three months proving the company’s ambition to strengthen its leading position in Europe with the network... Read more

IT Management

Largest Blockchain Project Signed Between BP Batam, Indonesia and dClinic

2019 29 Jul

Today at the Fullerton Hotel, dignitaries from Batam, and the Indonesian Government met with dClinic to sign, what is arguably, the largest Blockchain project for the South East Asian region: a USD $140mil contract which will greatly influence the role Blockchain will play in Healthcare, especially for providers and consumers. dClinic has engaged Deloitte... Read more

ICU Management

A solid future for point-of-care ultrasound in intensive care

2019 19 Jul

Point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) has become an established tool for the rapid assessment and diagnosis of patients across a variety of medical disciplines, not least in the high-octane environment of intensive care medicine. Dr. Timm Steuber, senior consultant and head of the ICU at Evangelisches Krankenhaus Unna, Germany, discusses his day-to-day... Read more

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Anaesthesia at the foot of Kilimanjaro

2019 19 Jul

The Radboud university medical centre (UMC) in Nijmegen, the Netherlands, has worked in collaboration with the Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre (KCMC) in Tanzania for a number of years, offering support and education for its staff to improve overall healthcare in the area. As part of this partnership, clinicians from the department of anaesthesia... Read more

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Terarecon: Join Us for a Special Webinar on August 12th!

2019 18 Jul

Join us on August 12th at 1 PM EST/10 AM PST for a free community webinar event " Improving Intracranial Hemorrhage and Stroke Prioritization with End-to-End AI " with EnvoyAI and TeraRecon partner MaxQ AI.  When is the webinar? August 12th at 1 PM EST/10 AM PST What will I learn? How integrated end-to-end AI workflows are delivering... Read more

IT Management

Siemens Healthineers Cloud Platform 'teamplay' Awarded European Privacy Seal for Data Protection

2019 17 Jul

The cloud-based platform “teamplay” 1 by Siemens Healthineers, together with its applications teamplay Dose, teamplay Usage, teamplay Protocols, teamplay Images, and teamplay Images Research, has been awarded the European Privacy Seal (EuroPriSe). The European Privacy Seal was first granted to teamplay in 2016, and must be regularly renewed. The... Read more

Executive Health Management

IHF introduces CERCA to evolve member networking & enhance the delegate experience at the IHF Muscat

2019 15 Jul

The International Hospital Federation (IHF) enters into an agreement with CERCA Holdings, Inc. for the latter to serve as networking application for the 43rd annual World Hospital Congress (WHC) to be held in Muscat, Oman on 6 to 9 November, 2019. CERCA is a totally secure mobile networking platform that protects privacy while doing the... Read more

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Siemens Healthineers & University of Missouri Announce Formation of New Alliance

2019 13 Jul

University of Missouri System and Siemens Healthineers have entered into a commercial agreement valued at $133 million U.S. dollars The partnership is designed to significantly improve health care in the region Focus of the partnership is on precision health and digital healthcare solutions Siemens Healthineers, University of Missouri System... Read more

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Affidea partners with ScreenPoint Medical to increase diagnostic accuracy of screening mammography

2019 11 Jul

Affidea and ScreenPoint Medical announced a strategic partnership to streamline and improve the clinical performance of screening mammography and drive the earlier detection of breast cancer. The partnership will leverage Affidea’s growing footprint in the European breast imaging marketplace and will provide a unique opportunity for ScreenPoint... Read more

ICU Management

Synchronised Cardiovascular Support Now Ready for the Market

2019 10 Jul

Xenios AG concludes its first clinical study on i-cor Synchronized Cardiac Assist, documenting the safety and feasibility of the synchronized cardiovascular support system. During the “SynCor” trial, a multicentre study treated 47 patients in nine different German clinics using an innovative pulsatile, cardiac-synchronous circulatory support... Read more

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Affidea Announces MPG Acquisition in Lithuania

2019 02 Jul

Affidea Continues its Expansions Plans with a New Acquisition that Doubles its Presences in Lituania Company Reaches 256 Centres at European Level Affidea, the leading European provider of diagnostic imaging, outpatient and cancer care services announces that it has successfully completed the acquisition of UAB Medicinos Paslaugų Grupė (MPG)... Read more