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Sunday, 17 November 2019

Health IT News

  • USFDA springs to action to improve AEDs reliability

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Jan, 2015

    Automated external defibrillators are portable, electronic medical devices that automatically sense potentially life-threatening cardiac arrhythmias and either automatically deliver or advi...Read more

  • Samsung unveils a new ultrasound system

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Feb, 2015

    Samsung has introduced the Samsung WS80A, its flagship ultrasound product for women's healthcare, designed to streamline exam workflows and deliver exceptional image clarity. This high reso...Read more

  • Now, diagnose disease digitally

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

    Researchers at VIT University have developed a new diagnostic system that combines the inputs of described symptoms with a digital analysis of an image of the patient's tongue. "The approac...Read more

  • Philips,WMCHealth ink pact to transform patient care

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Jun, 2015

    Royal Philips and Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) has announced a multi-year, $500 million partnership to transform and improve healthcare for millions of patients acr...Read more

  • Tele-medicine consultations witness remarkable surge in 2014

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Sep, 2014

    Close to 120,402 tele-consultations to rural communities in UP and Bihar has been delivered by the World Health Partners (WHP), a non-profit organization which provides health and reproduc...Read more

  • Philips gets FDA nod for its TAVI Treatment Planning Application

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

    Philips has announced that it has received the 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) to market its precision planning application for Transcatheter Aortic-Valve...Read more

  • TeleTracking and GE Healthcare collaborate

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Jun, 2015

    GE Healthcare and TeleTracking Technologies announce a new collaboration agreement. The collaboration enables GE to place greater focus on its asset and workforce optimization solutions whi...Read more

  • Healthcare IT attracts $956 million in Q3 of 2014

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

    Venture capital (VC) funding in the healthcare information technology came to $956 million, raised in 212 deals globally, a decline of 46 percent in terms of dollars compared to the massive...Read more

  • Anomolies marring growth of Medical devices industry

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 Jun, 2014

    A study titled 'Access to Healthcare: Indian Perspective,' released by The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham) highlighted that India's $3.5 billion worth medic...Read more

  • Introduction to digital health

    Health IT |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Aug, 2014

          The twentieth century was very typical and traditional. Though newer innovations ranging from penicillin and other drugs, to radio and television occurred within this century, it ...Read more

  • Chhattisgarh plans to set up startup village

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

    Chhattisgarh government officials recently visited the Kochi-based Startup Village to explore the incubation facility in order to establish a similar startup village in Chhattisgarh. Earlie...Read more

  • Boston Scientific settles dispute with J&J

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Feb, 2015

    Boston Scientific Corporation has announced the settlement of the breach of merger agreement lawsuit brought by Johnson & Johnson (J&J) against Guidant Corporation. The issue stemme...Read more

  • Bosch invests in Emperra Digital Diabetes Care

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Jan, 2016

    Emperra, a German start-up that has created a digital diabetes management solution consisting of smart hardware and software, has completed a Series B financing round of $3.1 million, with ...Read more

  • “100 percent FDI to increase investmentâ€?

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Jan, 2015

    American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM) in India has said that 100 percent foreign direct investment (FDI) in the medical devices sector will attract US firms to invest and manufacture in Ind...Read more

  • Siemens Healthcare to expand in India

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Jan, 2015

    Siemens Healthcare has said that though it does not plan to open a new facility in India but it would expand its existing manufacturing base here to supply clinical products to other count...Read more

  • A new Digital Radiography System by CURA

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Sep, 2014

    Chennai-based CURA Healthcare has launched a DReam Digital Radiography system, a revolutionary product. This is the company's patent design system. DReam offers a unique single detector des...Read more

  • "Global home healthcare market will be $303.6 billion by 2020"

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

    A new report by Transparency Market Research, finds that the global home healthcare market will increase to $303.6 billion in 2020 from $176.1 billion in 2013. The market is broadly divided...Read more

  • FDA issues guidelines for reusable medical devices

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Mar, 2015

    The US Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) has announced new actions to enhance the safety of reusable medical devices. The FDA's guidance document, titled "Reprocessing Medical Devices ...Read more