International Hospitals and Healthcare News

Kit Latham
20 Nov 2018

drfocused is rolling out its signature HR solution for the healthcare industry, Medic Passport, in North America, Australia, New Zealand and the Middle East.

Medical technology
20 Nov 2018

Netcare has embarked on a hospital digitisation programme that aims to: increase participatory care by the patient; remove fragmentation of services; and lead to improved treatment protocols.

Syringe with medical supplies
20 Nov 2018

Inflexion Private Equity has announced that it has completed a minority investment in European provider of vaccinations European LifeCare Group (ELCG).

Lightbulb representing innovation concept
19 Nov 2018

The Association of British HealthTech Industries has doubled the capacity of its Innovation Hub, which will further enable it to support UK healthtech companies to do business in the US.

Welcome aboard note
19 Nov 2018

United Imaging Healthcare has announced that it has appointed Professor Dr Hermann Requardt, former Chief Executive Officer of Siemens Healthcare, as its Senior Scientific Advisor. 

Gold medal
19 Nov 2018

The 2018 Physician and Advanced Practitioner of the Year winners have been announced.

AI concept
16 Nov 2018

A recent survey found that artificial intelligence (AI) is key to improving healthcare quality and reducing costs. 

US cash bills
16 Nov 2018

According to a new report by the Workers Compensation Research Institute, ambulatory surgery centres (ASCs) are less expensive for certain surgeries than hospitals.

Arrow representing increase
16 Nov 2018

A new survey has found that UK healthcare benefit costs are expected to increase by 6.3 per cent in 2019; a slight decrease compared to this year’s rise of 6.9 per cent.

Pharmacist hand holding medication
15 Nov 2018

According to new research, antibiotics prescribing by doctors is influenced by team dynamics and cultures within hospitals.