Health Care & Hospitals This section contains releases covering every aspect of the health care industry, with special focus on hospitals and medical groups. Find information on upcoming medical and health care conferences, along with study results, policy changes, and news of advancements in the field. Also included are announcements of awards won by doctor, surgeons, and other health care providers as well as financial and company information regarding new appointments and partnerships, funding, quarterly reports, and legal news.

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14:51 ET PCT LTD to Present at Fourth Annual Robins Equity Research Roundup on September 26, 2018

PCT LTD (OTC Pink: PCTL), a leading provider of environmentally safe, non-toxic antimicrobial solutions, has been invited to present at the...


14:49 ET Phoenix Children's Celebrates Milestone Anniversary

Angel Torres was running out of options. After multiple rounds of chemotherapy and a fruitless search for a bone marrow donor, the 3-year-old's ...


14:48 ET Bankers Healthcare Group Purchases Stake in Simple Admit; Grows Patient Lending Presence

Bankers Healthcare Group, a leading provider of financial solutions for licensed healthcare professionals, acquired a 20% stake in healthcare...


14:45 ET One-Year Results from Real-World Study Showed Abbott's Portico™ Transcatheter Aortic Valve Safely and Successfully Reduced Severe Aortic Stenosis

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced one-year results from a real-world, international, multicenter, 941-patient study of the company's Portico™...


14:33 ET Hyundai Hope On Wheels Presents Mayo Clinic With $1 Million Hyundai Quantum Grant Award To Support Pediatric Cancer Research

Hyundai Hope On Wheels® 501c3 nonprofit organization, in its 20-year funding pediatric cancer research, will present Dr. Richard Vile of the...


14:31 ET Unique Medical-Legal Partnership Moves to Protect Opioid-dependent Infants

Actions taken by the Opioid Justice Team, a legal-medical-child advocacy partnership over the past month are calling into question exactly how...


14:29 ET "Opioids: Hidden Dangers, New Hope"--a Groundbreaking Podcast Series on Reversing America's #1 Drug Epidemic Now Available on iTunes

According to nationwide surveys, most Americans are unaware that 70 percent of new drug addictions begin in the home medicine cabinet, where...


14:25 ET Mark Pratt to Lead CAQH State and Federal Public Affairs Program

CAQH® announces Mark Pratt as the organization's Senior Vice President of Public Affairs. In this role, Pratt will lead CAQH state and federal...


14:17 ET Color, Broad Institute and Partners LMM selected by NIH as Genome Center for historic 'All of Us' Research Program

Today the National Institutes of Health (NIH) awarded inaugural funding to Color, in partnership with the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard,...


14:07 ET PatientPoint Wins 70 National Health Information Awards for Content Excellence

PatientPoint® has received 70 National Health Information Awards for excellence in consumer health education in 2018. This marks the seventh...


14:00 ET Global Endometrial Cancer Therapeutics Markets 2018-2022 - Increase in Small Molecules in Drug Development Pipeline

The "Global Endometrial Cancer Therapeutics Market 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global...


13:59 ET American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons endorses the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society's appropriate use criteria that informs doctors' monitoring of bone and soft tissue sarcoma survivors

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons has endorsed the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society's (MSTS) new appropriate use criteria (AUC) to help ...


13:46 ET Triple-S Management Corporation Finalizes Contract with Government of Puerto Rico to Participate in Revised Medicaid Health Plan

Triple-S Management Corporation (NYSE: GTS), a leading managed care company in Puerto Rico, today announced that its managed care subsidiary,...


13:30 ET InventHelp Inventor Develops WATSON-WEAR (BGF-2025)

"I wanted to create a fun alternative to walking at work or while on-the-go," said an inventor, from Inkster, Mich., "so I invented WATSON-WEAR....


13:30 ET Global Infectious Diseases Partnering Analysis Report 2012-2018 - Comprehensive Access to Over 3500 Infectious Diseases Deal Records

The "Global Infectious Diseases Partnering 2012-2018: Deal trends, players and financials" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's...


13:29 ET New Members Appointed to American Heart Association Board of Directors

Four new members have been appointed to the board of directors of the American Heart Association, Midwest Affiliate for a two-year term. In...


13:00 ET WSHA, OAHHS partner to establish Northwest Safety and Quality Partnership

The Washington State Hospital Association (WSHA) and the Oregon Association of Hospitals and Health Systems (OAHHS) have established the...


12:52 ET Andalou Naturals Celebrates Non-GMO Month with the First Hemp Inspired Beauty Collection to Achieve Non-GMO Project Verified Status

Andalou Naturals, the Novato-based leader in natural luxury beauty, launched CannaCell®, the first hemp-based beauty collection to receive...


12:51 ET Working Mother Magazine Names Protiviti One of the 2018 '100 Best Companies'

Global consulting firm Protiviti has been named to the 2018 '100 Best Companies' list by Working Mother magazine. The list recognizes companies ...


12:50 ET Health Officials Respond to Alarming Increases in Congenital Syphilis

Newborn syphilis cases have more than doubled in the last 4 years, and last year, the United States saw the most cases of congenital syphilis...


12:40 ET Remarks from Anna Abram as prepared for delivery to the 2018 Intergovermental Meeting on Drug Compounding

Good morning and welcome. I am Anna Abram, Deputy Commissioner for Policy, Planning, Legislation, and Analysis here at the Food and Drug...


12:35 ET Hospital Systems, Private Equity Firms Aggressively Pursuing Medical Practices, Survey Finds

Nearly seventy percent of medical practices responding to a Clinic Service Corporation national survey have been approached by private equity...


12:15 ET Rise of syphilis in newborns another symptom of nation's STD crisis

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released data today showing that STDs in the United States increased for the fourth year...


12:12 ET Sound Pharmaceuticals to present initial data on the STOP Ototoxicity Study at Cystic Fibrosis Conference

Sound Pharmaceuticals (SPI) is pleased to announce that its recent submission to the upcoming North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference (NACFC) ...


12:03 ET LifeNet Health debuts PliaFX® Prime, world's most-versatile osteobiologic

LifeNet Health today announced the launch of PliaFX® Prime, an advanced biomaterial with unsurpassed versatility. Currently available in...