Health monitoring solutions

How is IoT changing the healthcare industry?

Health monitoring solutions The healthcare industry is changing. There is an increased demand to offer health monitoring solutions that are not only less expensive but also more efficient and provide better care. In short, the...
health insurance india

Health Insurance Coverage Sees Big Jump In Last 10 Years

NEW DELHI: Health insurance coverage in India has witnessed a sharp increase reaching 28.7% households in 2014-15 from merely 4.8% around 10 years ago, according to the latest National Family Health Survey. HIGHLIGHTS The penetration...

‘Massive Confusion’ Abounds For Insurers As GOP Wavers On Obamacare Redo

Premiums for Obamacare plans sold by New Mexico Health Connections could rise as little as 7 percent next year, says Martin Hickey, the insurance company’s CEO. Or they might soar as much as 40...
healthcare cybersecurity

Clearwater Compliance Joins Intel Healthcare Security Readiness Program

Clearwater Compliance, a leading provider of hospital cybersecurity and compliance solutions, announced an agreement to join the Intel Healthcare Security Readiness Program to help health & life sciences (HLS) organizations manage their growing cybersecurity...
Cadaveric Transplant

First Cadaveric Transplant at GRH

Youth receives kidney harvested from a brain-dead person in Tiruchi Government Rajaji Hospital (GRH) on Tuesday performed its first cadaveric transplant. A kidney harvested from a brain-dead person in Tiruchi was transplanted to a 27-year-old...
flu shot

Patients More Likely To Get Flu Shot When Doctors Make Appointments

You're much more likely to get a flu shot if your doctor makes the appointment for you, Rutgers researchers have discovered. A Rutgers study has found that doctors who take a proactive stance and schedule...
novartis pharmaceutical

Innovating Access to Medicine in Kenya

Take an inside look into Novartis Access, a program that provides medicines to developing countries, like Kenya, for approximately one US dollar for one month’s treatment. The program currently provides medicines for noncommunicable diseases...

Healthcare industry desperate for solution to compare doctors and hospitals

Fear of public hospitals, high medical bills and family responsibilities are often the underlying motives for those who become medical aid members. Furthermore, there is real need among consumers for easy, accessible information to...

GE and Standard Bank launch healthcare accelerator at Africa Innovation Centre

GE and Standard Bank have officially launched their new 'Accelerator Programme' for South African Healthcare Professionals at the R500 million GE Africa Innovation Centre in Johannesburg. The two companies say the six-month Healthcare Accelerator programme...
radiologist

New research examines patients’ satisfaction with their radiologists

New research reports that most U.S. radiologists receive favorable satisfaction scores from their patients. The study, supported by research grants from the Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute, is published online in the American...