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Greiner Bio-One Expands its Range of Safety Products for Blood Collection
In response to high demand for Greiner Bio-One safety products, the existing range will be joined by the new VACUETTE® SAFETY Winged Set. As always, the aim is to provide functional, user-friendly and patient-friendly product solutions.
Norse Care awards contract to Civica to automate financial and operational management
Norse Care, a care home provider in Norfolk, UK, has awarded a five-year contract to Civica, a business-critical software applications and digital solutions provider, to automate its financial and operational management.
KKR signs agreement to acquire Envision for $5.5bn
Private equity firm KKR & Co has signed a definitive agreement to purchase Envision Healthcare, a US physician services provider, for around $5.5bn.
Homewatch CareGivers partners with PreparedHealth to offer improved care coordination at home
Homewatch CareGivers, a provider of homecare for patients, has partnered with PreparedHealth, a Chicago-based healthcare technology company, to deliver improved care coordination in the home through latter’s enTouch.
Florida Hospital, GE Healthcare to build command centre in Florida
Florida Hospital has partnered with GE Healthcare Partners, a management consultancy firm, to design and build a high-tech command centre to transform clinical operations at the hospital sites in Central Florida.
US hospitals warn of drug shortages caused by disaster, flu, GMP issues
Weather-related issues, such as damage to Puerto Rican drug manufacturing sites during Hurricane Maria last year, have played a role in bringing the issue of drug shortages to the public’s and regulators’ eyes.
Collective Medical teams up with HASC to support vulnerable patients
American healthcare software solutions provider Collective Medical Technologies has teamed up with the Hospital Association of Southern California (HASC) to improve patient outcomes by closing the communication gaps that undermine patient care.
Online reviews reflect unfairly on healthcare providers
In an age of healthcare consumerism, where online reviews can make or break a business, GlobalData believes that healthcare providers should be concerned about their online reputation. A recent survey by the patient engagement platform PatientPop found that 90% of healthcare professionals worry about receiving negative feedback online.
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield selects PCMH for MA health plans
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Missouri (Anthem) has selected Pike County Memorial Hospital (PCMH) to serve as the preferred provider of its Medicare Advantage (MA) health plans.