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Executive Health Management

Sensors in Everyday Objects for Dementia Care

2019 26 Aug

Summary: The past, present & future of dementia care using sensors in everyday life objects through four use cases from research labs to large-scale pilots & adoption by pharmaceutical companies.   Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder. It is the main cause of dementia, a syndrome defined by loss of cognitive... Read more

Executive Health Management

Philips AGM re-appoints CEO Frans van Houten & CFO Abhijit Bhattacharya

2019 15 May

Amsterdam, the Netherlands –  Royal Philips  announced that today’s Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) re-appointed Frans van Houten as President/CEO and member of the Board of Management, and Abhijit Bhattacharya as member of the Board of Management fulfilling the role of CFO.    The other proposals voted on at the AGM, including the re-appointment... Read more

IMAGING Management

Dr. Chip Truwit joins Philips Diagnostic Imaging Business Group

2019 17 Apr

Medical imaging industry veteran Dr. Chip Truwit, neuroradiologist, joins Philips Diagnostic Imaging Business Group as Chief Medical Officer to provide medical leadership and radiology expertise to clinical vision. Speaking on the subject, Dr Truwit said: "Radiology is going through tremendous changes, and AI will be core to those changes.... Read more

IT Management

Carestream Health To Sell its Healthcare IT Business To Philips

2019 05 Mar

Companies Share Commitment to Continuous Innovation and   Enhancing Patient Care     Carestream Health has signed an agreement with Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, to sell its healthcare information systems (HCIS) business to Philips.     Carestream’s HCIS business unit provides imaging... Read more

IMAGING Management

2018 13 Dec

As we move toward an emphasis on precision medicine and population health management, we’ve come to understand the central role imaging can play – whether it’s accelerating time to treatment, treating at a lower cost or with higher diagnostic precision. However, today’s radiology departments face many hurdles with less resources and less time than... Read more

Executive Health Management

Imaging innovation’s critical role in healthcare’s future

2018 07 Nov

With the shift toward value-based care, healthcare providers are focused on their most pressing challenges: improving the patient and staff experience; increasing diagnostic confidence; enabling greater efficiency and productivity; and facilitating data-driven practice management. The need to connect data and technology to enable precision healthcare... Read more

IMAGING Management

Philips and Hologic announce global partnership to provide integrated imaging solutions for women

2018 02 Mar

Royal Philips , a global leader in health technology, and Hologic, Inc. , an innovative women's health company, announced today a global partnership agreement to offer care professionals integrated solutions comprising diagnostic imaging modalities, advanced informatics and services for screening, diagnosis and treatment of women across the world.... Read more

Health Management

New Philips Technology to Empower Emergency Departments

2017 21 Aug

Philips innovation in advanced health technology is delivering next generation Minicare point-of-care-in-vitro diagnostics systems to help support improved clinical decision-making that will ultimately benefit physicians, patients and hospital systems.   Such devices can help deal with the biggest issue that emergency departments face on a dailybasis... Read more

Executive Health Management

2017 19 Jul

Philips innovation in advanced health technology is delivering next generation Minicare point-of-care-in-vitro diagnostics systems to help support improved clinical decision-making that will ultimately benefit physicians, patients and hospital systems.   Such devices can help deal with the biggest issue that emergency departments face on a dailybasis... Read more

IT Management

Philips Speeds Up Research and Biomarker Discovery with Major Upgrade

2017 19 Jun

Royal Philips , a global leader in health technology, has  announced the launch of its Xplore i  web - based informatics platform for drug  research  and biomarker discovery.  Part of Philips’  computational pathology  portfolio, t he new release marks a major upgrade for both pharma  and academic researchers,... Read more