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  1. Philips Launches Ingenia Ambition X 1.5T MR With Industry-First Fully Sealed Magnet For More Productive, Helium-Free Operations

    Royal Philips (NYSE : PHG , AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today launched the Ingenia Ambition X 1.5T MR. This exciting new innovation is the latest advance in the Ingenia MRI portfolio, which comprises fully-digital MRI systems, healthcare informatics and a range of maintenance and life cycle services for integrated solutions that empower a faster, smarter, and simpler path to enabling a confident diagnosis

  2. Aerolib Healthcare Solutions Has Launched The Aerolib Learning Management System: Optimized e-Learning For Healthcare

    Aerolib Healthcare Solutions is introducing the Aerolib Learning Management System: an On-demand E-learning system for Clinical and Regulatory education for Physicians, Physician Advisors, Case managers, Utilization Review personnel and Hospital Administration that is based on Aerolib`s successful education methodology of Disease Specific Documentation Improvement

  3. Capitol Home Health Launches Telehealth Program With HRS To Reduce Hospital Readmissions

    Capitol Home Health has partnered with telehealth company, Health Recovery Solutions (HRS), to deliver enhanced remote care to Medicare patients with congestive heart failure (CHF)

  4. Compass Memorial Healthcare Takes Infection Control To A New Level

    Compass Memorial Healthcare recently announced that it is the first and only Critical Access Hospital (CAH) in Iowa to deploy a Xenex LightStrike Germ-Zapping Robot as part of its daily infection control regimen to support its ongoing efforts to provide great patient care

  5. Healogics iSupply Provides New Cost Reduction And Quality Opportunity For Hospitals

    Healogics Inc., the nation's largest provider of advanced chronic wound care services, today announced the launch of Healogics iSupply

  6. New Healthcare Alliance Launches Alternative Payment Model For Addiction Recovery

    A national multi-sector alliance of healthcare industry leaders, including Leavitt Partners, Facing Addiction with NCADD (The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence) and Remedy Partners, along with other leading healthcare companies, recently announced the Addiction Recovery Medical Home (ARMH) model, an Alternative Payment Model (APM) engineered to provide patients with a long-term, comprehensive and integrated pathway to treatment and recovery

  7. Hartford HealthCare Connects Emergency Departments, EMS Agencies To Improve Communication And Outcomes

    ESO, the leading data and software company serving emergency medical services (EMS), fire departments and hospitals, announced recently that Hartford HealthCare has chosen ESO Health Data Exchange (HDE) as its emergency department software platform to receive incoming patient data from area EMS agencies.

  8. Medical Properties Trust Completes Joint Venture Of 71 German Hospitals

    Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (“MPT” or the “Company”) (NYSE:MPW), today announced that it has completed the previously announced joint venture among certain of its European affiliates and affiliates of Primonial Group (“Primonial”). As previously disclosed, the joint venture agreements establish a value of the 71 assets of €1.63 billion, reflecting an unlevered internal rate of return exceeding 15% since MPT’s acquisition of the assets. Total proceeds to MPT, including its portion of secured debt,

  9. New Study Compares Two Methods Of Guiding Goal-Directed Fluid Therapy, Noninvasive Masimo PVi And Invasive Esophageal Doppler

    Masimo announced recently the findings of a study recently published in BMC Anesthesiology in which researchers at University Hospital Linköping, Sweden, compared the performance of goal-directed fluid therapy (GDFT) using invasive esophageal Doppler to GDFT using Masimo PVi (pleth variability index, measured noninvasively and continuously using SET pulse oximetry sensors) in patients undergoing major abdominal surgery

  10. Collective Medical Partners With The Hospital Council Of Northern And Central California

    Collective Medical, delivering the nation’s largest and most effective network for care collaboration, today announced a partnership with the Hospital Council of Northern and Central California. The partnership focuses on addressing emergency department (ED) crowding and supporting both urban and rural populations. Within these communities, the partnership will focus on populations with social determinants of health--including the homeless and mentally ill--individuals with a potential opioid addiction, and the growing population of aging adults. California