A recent study published in the Lancet Public Health Journal in October 2018...
- GoHealth, Novant Health to create urgent care network in North Carolina, US
- Detroit Medical Center, WSUPG sign agreement to provide care in Detroit
- BridgeHealth expands panel of surgical centres
- India’s Apollo Hospitals to add 765 beds over five years
- Cleveland Clinic’s rectal cancer programme gets NAPRC accreditation
Australia on the path to eliminating cervical cancer in 20 years
A recent study published in the Lancet Public Health Journal in October 2018 found that Australia may eliminate cervical cancer by 2035 if the elimination threshold of four new cases per 100,00 women is reached.
GoHealth, Novant Health to create urgent care network in North Carolina, US
GoHealth Urgent Care has signed an exclusive partnership agreement with healthcare provider Novant Health to jointly create a large network of urgent care centres across North Carolina in the US.
VCBank divests 69% stake in Royal Hospital for Women in Bahrain
Investment firm Venture Capital Bank (VCBank) has divested a 69% stake in the recently-completed Royal Hospital for Women (RHW) in Bahrain to Amanat Holdings for $39m.
Detroit Medical Center, WSUPG sign agreement to provide care in Detroit
Detroit Medical Center (DMC) and Wayne State University Physician Group (WSUPG) have signed a five-year agreement to improve access to quality care in Detroit.
Rare infection surge in the UK threatens contact lens wearers’ sight
The UK has experienced a surge in the number of Acanthamoeba keratitis (AK) infections since 2011. AK is an infection of the cornea at the front of the eye. It can be painful, and in severe cases lead to significantly reduced vision or blindness.
Selenium intake linked to increase in T2D incidence
Selenium is an essential trace mineral that humans need for proper bodily functions that can be found in foods such as brazil nuts, fish, and eggs. It is available as a nutrition supplement, considered by many to have antioxidant properties, and is said to prevent cardiovascular diseases, cognitive decline, thyroid disorders, and cancers.
Aligned Telehealth delivers solutions to Adventist Health’s hospitals in US
US-based behavioral healthcare solutions provider Aligned Telehealth has begun delivering its solutions to Adventist Health’s hospitals in California, Oregon and Hawaii.
St. Luke’s University Health Network extends Care Management agreement with CarePort
St. Luke's University Health Network (UHN) has extended its Care Management agreement with CarePort to now include additional solutions across its network in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.