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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15:06 ET Multi-Platinum Recording Artist, Andy Grammer and AutoNation Present Check to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation at the 2018 AutoNation Cure Bowl

AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, along with multi-platinum recording artist Andy Grammer, presented a check...


14:56 ET AARP Statement on Texas Court Ruling on ACA

The following is a statement from AARP Executive Vice President and Chief Advocacy & Engagement Officer Nancy LeaMond on yesterday's court...


11:48 ET Americans Can Still Sign Up for 2019 Affordable Care Act Health Care Plans Today Despite Ruling on the ACA in Texas v United States

eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH) (www.ehealth.com) reminds consumers that open enrollment under the Affordable Care Act still runs through the end...


08:46 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Statement on the Texas et al. v. United States et al. Ruling

Blue Cross Blue Shield Association President and CEO Scott Serota issued the following statement today in regard to the U.S. District Court...


Dec 14, 2018, 19:25 ET The Deadline for Open Enrollment for Health Care Coverage is Saturday, December 15, 2018

This year the Black Women's Health Imperative joined forces with other national organizations to help create awareness and outreach on the 2018 ...


Dec 14, 2018, 19:11 ET Pacific Expeditors Sponsors 15th Annual Emerald Cup for 2018 Cannabis Celebration

Pacific Expeditors today announced they are the presenting sponsor for the 15th Annual Emerald Cup Cannabis Conference, December 15 and 16,...


Dec 14, 2018, 18:32 ET Sripad H. Dhawlikar, MD is recognized by Continental Who's Who

Sripad H. Dhawlikar, MD is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Lifetime Member in the field of Medicine in recognition of his...


Dec 14, 2018, 17:37 ET Auburn researchers suspect additional rules for player safety could decrease college football fandom

News of traumatic brain injuries and suicides among professional and college football players has made many question the violent nature of the...


Dec 14, 2018, 17:13 ET Spartan Motors Makes Donation to AL!VE Regional Community Health Park

Spartan Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPAR) ("Spartan" or the "Company"), a global leader in specialty chassis and vehicle design, manufacturing, and...


Dec 14, 2018, 17:08 ET 2019 Obamacare Deadline Has Consumers Quickly Enrolling at Local Obamacare Enrollment Center Locations

After last year's shock of a 45-day window for Obamacare health plans, consumers were more prepared this time around, enrolling fast and in big ...


Dec 14, 2018, 17:00 ET Marizyme, Inc., Appoints New Members to its Board of Directors

Marizyme, Inc. ("Marizyme" or the "Company"), a publicly traded (OTC:MRZM) company focusing on acquiring late-stage drug assets for use in the...


Dec 14, 2018, 16:20 ET Amandeep Kaur Named Director Of Annenberg School Of Nursing At The Los Angeles Jewish Home

The Los Angeles Jewish Home's Annenberg School of Nursing (ASN) has named a new director to advance its mission and strengthen its...


Dec 14, 2018, 16:00 ET Make Sure Protective Eyewear is on Your Christmas Shopping List

In the beloved holiday movie, A Christmas Story, Ralphie attempts to convince his parents and Santa that a Red Ryder BB gun is the perfect...


Dec 14, 2018, 16:00 ET FDA Approves Nplate® (Romiplostim) For Use In Pediatric Patients With Immune Thrombocytopenia

Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the supplemental Biologics License...


Dec 14, 2018, 15:30 ET Lilly to Acquire Pre-Clinical Pain Program from Hydra Biosciences

Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today announced an agreement with Hydra Biosciences to acquire all assets related to Hydra's pre-clinical...


Dec 14, 2018, 15:25 ET Herbalife Nutrition Donates $30,000 to Build New Roof for Winston-Salem YWCA's Best Choice Center

Herbalife Nutrition (NYSE:HLF), a premier global nutrition company whose purpose is to make the world healthier and happier, today presented a...


Dec 14, 2018, 15:17 ET California School of Professional Psychology's San Francisco Clinical Psychology Ph.D. Program Given Highest Level of Re-Accreditation by the American Psychological Association (APA)

The California School of Professional Psychology (CSPP) at Alliant International University's Clinical Psychology PhD degree program at its San ...


Dec 14, 2018, 15:05 ET EhmetDx Receives FDA Approval Letter for X-Ray CBCT 510(k) Submission

EhmetDx announced today that the company has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its innovative 3D...


Dec 14, 2018, 15:00 ET Catheter Stabilization Devices: Worldwide Market Analysis & Outlook to 2023 - Growing Aging Population/Baby Boomers Creates Huge Demand

The "Global Catheter Stabilization Devices Market 2019-2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global catheter...


Dec 14, 2018, 14:43 ET Vitaquest International Announces New CEO

Vitaquest International LLC announced the appointment of Patrick Brueggman as the new President and Chief Executive Officer of the company....


Dec 14, 2018, 14:37 ET Pharmaceutical Industry Study Highlights how to Generate the Support and Resources Needed to Sustain an Effective Patient Adherence Program

It is no secret that poor patient adherence to medical regimens leads to frequent re-hospitalizations, poor disease outcomes and increased...


Dec 14, 2018, 13:50 ET Statement on Reuters Talc Article

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) today issued the following statement regarding speculation about the safety of our products. The Reuters article...


Dec 14, 2018, 13:42 ET INVESTOR ALERT: Ademi & O'Reilly, LLP Investigates Whether Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Violated Securities Laws

Ademi & O'Reilly, LLP announces an investigation of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) for possible violations of securities laws. If you lost money ...


Dec 14, 2018, 13:00 ET Astellas Acquires Potenza Therapeutics

Astellas Pharma Inc. (TSE: 4503, President and CEO: Kenji Yasukawa, Ph.D., "Astellas") today announced that it exercised, and closed on its...


Dec 14, 2018, 12:48 ET NRMP Pediatric Specialties Fall Match (PSFM) for Appointment Year 2019 is Largest in History

The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) has released the results of the 2018 Pediatric Specialties Fall Match (PSFM) for appointment...