International Hospitals and Healthcare News

Danish flag in the wind
22 May 2019

Specialist European financial services private equity firm AnaCap Financial Partners has acquired an independent Danish private health insurance business.

Medical insurance card
15 May 2019

In Japan, a revised health insurance law seeks to block the use of the system by foreigners who have never lived in the country.

Securing pounds for funding
13 May 2019

Cambridge, UK-based healthtech startup Closed Loop Medicine has announced that it has raised £2.1 million in pre-Series A venture capital funding.

Patient and doctor
07 May 2019

A new patient safety programme for hospitals, PRIME, has been launched in India by Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD).

A happy nurse
30 Apr 2019

Ahead of National Nurses Week next week, personal finance website WalletHub has released a report on 2019’s best and worst US states for nurses, with Oregon coming up trumps.

29 Apr 2019

A new partnership between Bioforum the Data Masters and Clinerion will help accelerate healthcare innovation in Israel and Australia.

Patient care
26 Apr 2019

Avivo Group’s New National Medical Centre (NNMC) has set a record of exponential growth over the past two decades.

Rising costs
24 Apr 2019

Kuwait has increased healthcare fees for expatriates for the second time since 2017.

joint pain
23 Apr 2019

Members of Altrua HealthShare – a ‘faith-based healthcare sharing organisation’ – now have access to Regenexx procedures, advanced non-surgical, regenerative treatments for common joint injuries and degenerative conditions such as osteoarthritis.

Happy workers
17 Apr 2019

Independent advisor The Health Insurance Group has highlighted the role of stress in mental wellbeing and how employers can support their staff, even when the stress is being caused by factors outside of work.