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Doctor using laptop
09 April 2019

Speciality diagnostics company Orgentec Diagnostika has announced that its board of directors has appointed Gary Winer to President and CEO, effective immediately.

human link
09 April 2019

Another new collaboration within the healthcare sector sees Healix Health Services enhancing its employer wellbeing services, as it announces a partnership with HCB Group.

No entry sign on mosquito
09 April 2019

In its latest travellers’ health update, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has warned that travellers to parts of the Caribbean, Central and South America Western Pacific Islands, Australia, Southeast Asia and Africa are at risk of contracting dengue.

Elephants walk across a national park in Tanzania. Kilimanjaro looms in the background
08 April 2019

Tanzania’s Government has recently announced that earnings from tourism in the country increased by 7.13 per cent in 2018.

Measles warning sign
08 April 2019

A US-based hospital has warned that 200 people may have been exposed to the measles virus after a seven-year-old girl with the illness visited its emergency department.

Older travellers ready for a holiday
08 April 2019

A new report from Staysure has found that as many as 3.3 million UK holidaymakers could be heading off on holiday with inadequate travel insurance.

Hand gifting heart illustration
08 April 2019

Clinerion has announced that it is partnering with global research and technology consulting company Alpha MD, in a move that it hopes will accelerate the development of innovative treatments and improve patient outcomes in India.

Blue sound wave
05 April 2019

“Alexa, book me a doctor’s appointment!”. Such a request could soon become possible as Amazon has announced a limited number of voice apps for the Alexa Skills Kit that operate in compliance with the US Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA).

Accreditation of Chinese hospitals
05 April 2019

German medical supply company Fresenius Medical Care is collaborating with international accredited registrar and classification society DNV GL to lead the accreditation of two of its dialysis service departments and two of its hospitals in China.

Rope tearing
05 April 2019

STA Travel has announced that it has dropped Brunei’s national flag carrier airline after the country’s recent introduction of strict Islamic laws that make gay sex punishable by flogging or stoning to death.

 

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