Rexam Healthcare has received 510(k) approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) for Safe’n’Sound, a passive safety device for staked prefilled syringes.
The approval granted to Rexam by the US FDA for its Safe’n’Sound device is an achievement of significant investment and efforts in terms of design by the Rexam teams. The aim of the project was to de… View »
Varian Medical Systems Announces $250 Million Accelerated Stock Repurchase; Increases Its Revolving Credit Facility.
PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Bank of America, N.A. to repurchase $250 million of its… View »
QHR Hospital Client Kadlec Regional Honored as 2011 Top Leadership Team Among Community Hospitals.
HealthLeaders Media recently honored QHR’s Kadlec Regional Medical Center (Richland, Washington) with the award “2011 Top Leadership Team in Healthcare for Community and Mid-Sized Hospitals.” This ye… View »
Hepatitis C is highly prevalent in the MENA region with approximately 9.2 million individuals infected with this condition.
75% of those exposed will develop chronic hepatitis and 30% will develop chronic liver cirrhosisCairo, Egypt, August 25, 2011 – Scientific medical experts from the Middle East and North Af… View »
The Indian Healthcare IT Market 2011.
This report provides current status and five-year forecast on three key Healthcare-IT segments in India – Picture Archiving and Communications Systems (PACS), Patient Records (PR) and Departmental Cl… View »
Stigma within healthcare facilities blocks access to services for MSM and transgender populations to existing services to an alarming level.
(CNS): Stigma within healthcare settings blocks access of men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender populations to existing services to an alarming level. “The Asia Pacific Coalition on… View »
Hospitals in the Libyan capital Tripoli are experiencing a critical lack of medical supplies.
Hospitals in the Libyan capital Tripoli are experiencing a critical lack of medical supplies, the al-Ahram website said Thursday. The hospitals are in dire need of antibiotics, bandages and anaesthe… View »
Kwesimintsim Hospital lacks blood bank – Medical Superintendent.
Kwesimintsim (W/R), Aug.25, GNA – Dr Jonathan Mensah, Acting Medical Superintendent of the Kwesimintsim Hospital, on Wednesday said the hospital lacked a blood bank refrigerator for emergency cases.&… View »
Malaria continues to lead in cases brought to the 12 health facilities in the Asikuma-Odoben-Brakwa District.
Breman Asikuma (C/R), Aug. 25, GNA – Malaria continues to lead in cases brought to the 12 health facilities in the Asikuma-Odoben-Brakwa District, the Medical Directorof Health, Dr Luiz Amousou-Gohun… View »
Increased stress is causing a growing number of workers to seek professional care for physical, mental and emotional ailments.
For many, job-related stress is on an upswing. In Canada, a new study shows that the increased stress is causing a growing number of workers to seek professional care for physical, mental and emotion… View »