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Saturday, 16 November 2019

Health IT News

  • Approval for Philips' digital health applications

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 08 Oct, 2014

    Royal Philips has announced that its eCareCoordinator and eCareCompanion telehealth applications have received 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). A part of Phi...Read more

  • Covidien acquires another medical device company

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Sep, 2014

    Covidien, a global leader in manufacturing medical devices announced that it has acquired Sapheon, a US-based medical device company focused on manufacturing devices for venous disease trea...Read more

  • IIT-B scientists develop special membrane that cuts dialysis cost, time by half

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Nov, 2014

    Singapore: Scientists at the Indian Institute of Technology- Bombay, India have developed a unique membrane that can effectively reduce dialysis time and cut costs to almost 50 percent. The...Read more

  • 'Labelling mandatory for medical devices'

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Sep, 2014

    The Union health ministry has revised rule 109A of the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules (D&C) to make labelling of medical devices mandatory in the country. The ministry said in a notificatio...Read more

  • Frost & Sullivan felicitate Siemens Healthcare

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Sep, 2014

    Siemens Healthcare, India was awarded the 'Imaging Company of the Year' for 2014 at Frost and Sullivan's Sixth Annual India Healthcare Excellence Awards. The company has pioneered innovativ...Read more

  • Wireless Portable Medical Device Market to be worth $2.83 Billion by 2020

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Jan, 2015

    According to a new report titled "Wireless Portable Medical Device Market by Technology (BT/BLE, Wi-Fi, ZigBee, ANT+), Component (Sensors, ICs, Processors), Application (Monitoring, Medical...Read more

  • Philips to collaborate with Indica Labs

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Jan, 2015

    Royal Philips has announced that it will further support efforts of oncology researchers to analyze pathology samples by offering advanced image analysis algorithms from Indica Labs, as par...Read more

  • Cognizant acquires TriZetto

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Sep, 2014

    In a bid to expand its market position in the healthcare sector, Cognizant purchased Colorado-based TriZetto, a healthcare IT services provider for $2.7 billion. Speaking about the acquisit...Read more

  • Google releases Google Fit preview SDK

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Aug, 2014

    Building on the presentation at the recent I/O Developers Conference, Google has released the Preview SDK for the Google Fit platform. Google Fit provides a single set of application progra...Read more

  • Apple launches a new pulse-reading smart watch

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 11 Sep, 2014

    The much-awaited smart-watch, loaded with features, marks the entry of the mobilephone giant into the healthcare wearable market. The device not only offers users the ability to tell time...Read more

  • Philips, Teva launch Medtech Incubator

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Feb, 2015

    Philips Healthcare and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries has launched Sanara Ventures, an incubator for Israeli MedTech and pharmaceutical companies with global aspirations. The companies are ...Read more

  • DNA Medicine Institute wins Nokia Sensing XCHALLENGE

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Nov, 2014

    XPRIZE has awarded DMI (DNA Medicine Institute) the $525,000 Grand Prize in the Nokia Sensing XChallenge, a competition to catalyse breakthrough medical sensing technologies that will ultim...Read more

  • CCI nod for Wipro GE and GE India technology deal

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Sep, 2014

    Wipro GE Healthcare's plan to acquire GE group's assets related to biotechnology and lifesciences have received a green signal from the Competition Commission of India (CCI). Wipro GE is en...Read more

  • Fujifilm expands its Healthcare IT portfolio

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Jun, 2015

    FUJIFILM Medical Systems has expanded its healthcare IT portfolio, and is taking Vendor Neutral Archive (VNA) into new areas with its latest acquisition TeraMedica. It began by further enha...Read more

  • Philips partners with Radboud University

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Sep, 2015

    Netherlands-based Radboud university medical center (Radboudumc) has introduced a connected digital health prototype that enables people living with diabetes and their health care providers...Read more

  • Trivitron Healthcare launches and patents Newborn Screening kit

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Dec, 2015

    Trivitron Healthcare has launched and patented NeoMass AAAC Kit (CE Approved) for expanded panel of Newborn Screening in India. This is the first kit in the global market that can detect up...Read more

  • Skin-like wearable device monitors health 24/7

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Sep, 2014

    Scientists at the Northwestern University and University of Illinois have developed a new wearable device that can monitor specific properties of the heart and the skin. The devices is a we...Read more

  • EyeNetra raises $4 million for a smartphone vision test

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 08 Aug, 2014

    Massachusetts-based eye diagnostic tool maker, EyeNetra has raised $4 million from a single investor, according to a report. EyeNetra has developed a device called NetraG that can be applie...Read more