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Microsoft moves further into healthcare with new partnership with Walgreens

MICROSOFT MOVES FURTHER INTO HEALTHCARE WITH NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH WALGREENS

Microsoft is moving further into the healthcare space with a new partnership with the Walgreens Boots Alliance, the parent company...

 
 
 

AFTER JPM, BIOTECHS STILL SCRAMBLING FOR IPOS AS KALEIDO, CIRIUS FILE AMID GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

We saw a flurry of initial public offering activity in the lead-up to the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, but it seems as the dust...

MEDICAL LIAISON

We are seeking a dedicated Liaison to join the Rotech Healthcare Inc. team. In this position you will be responsible for working in...

 
 
 
Inside Front Cover: Biotechnology Journal 1/2019

INSIDE FRONT COVER: BIOTECHNOLOGY JOURNAL 1/2019

Antimicrobial resistance represents a threat to humankind and healthy living. Emerging and future technologies for the identification...

 
 
 
Report: After a Boffo 2018, VC Deals in Digital Health May Flatten

REPORT: AFTER A BOFFO 2018, VC DEALS IN DIGITAL HEALTH MAY FLATTEN

Investments in digital health startups totaled $8.1 billion in 2018, a record year that marked a 42 percent increase over 2017's total,...

Can Technology Cure Our Healthcare Ills?

CAN TECHNOLOGY CURE OUR HEALTHCARE ILLS?

At CES 2019, innovative new approaches point toward new paths. Here are the best we saw on the show floor.

 
 
 
Notes from the JPM19 Vortex: Price Apocalypse, Celgene Fallout & More

NOTES FROM THE JPM19 VORTEX: PRICE APOCALYPSE, CELGENE FALLOUT & MORE

[ Editor's note: Ben Fidler and Sarah de Crescenzo coauthored this report .] It is here, and then it is gone. But by the time everyone...

SAFETY TECH II

Provide services that seek to create a safe and secure environment. Undertake activities designed to identify, deter, abate, or correct...

 
 
 
California, New York roll out taxpayer-funded health care for illegal aliens; the sick will now flock to these states en masse

CALIFORNIA, NEW YORK ROLL OUT TAXPAYER-FUNDED HEALTH CARE FOR ILLEGAL ALIENS; THE SICK WILL NOW FLOCK TO THESE STATES EN MASSE

California Governor Gavin Newsom and NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio are rolling out new “free” healthcare initiatives for illegal immigrants....

Commissioning Healthcare Policy: Hospital Readmission and Its Price Tag

COMMISSIONING HEALTHCARE POLICY: HOSPITAL READMISSION AND ITS PRICE TAG

By ANISH KOKA MD The message comes in over the office slack line at 1:05 pm. There are four patients in rooms, one new, 3 patients...

 
 
 
Former UK Prime Minister Gordon Brown joins $78 billion Swiss private equity firm

FORMER UK PRIME MINISTER GORDON BROWN JOINS $78 BILLION SWISS PRIVATE EQUITY FIRM

Gordon Brown, formerly Prime Minister of the United Kingdom is following the path of major politicians moving into private equity advisory. He...

Atlanta-area healthcare AI company plans expansion with ‘significant' investment

ATLANTA-AREA HEALTHCARE AI COMPANY PLANS EXPANSION WITH ‘SIGNIFICANT' INVESTMENT

Johns Creek-based Jvion uses artificial intelligence to assess healthcare risks and mitigation.

 
 
 
Former caregiver of the nursing home patient who gave birth while in a vegetative state says she never could have given consent, and an ex-manager claims the company covered up another sexually inappropriate incident

FORMER CAREGIVER OF THE NURSING HOME PATIENT WHO GAVE BIRTH WHILE IN A VEGETATIVE STATE SAYS SHE NEVER COULD HAVE GIVEN CONSENT, AND AN EX-MANAGER CLAIMS THE COMPANY COVERED UP ANOTHER SEXUALLY INAPPROPRIATE INCIDENT

On Monday, a person spoke to ABC 15, claiming to be the former caregiver of a woman who gave birth at an Arizona nursing home late...

An Arizona nursing home CEO resigned after a woman in a vegetative state for 14 years gave birth

AN ARIZONA NURSING HOME CEO RESIGNED AFTER A WOMAN IN A VEGETATIVE STATE FOR 14 YEARS GAVE BIRTH

The CEO of an Arizona care home has resigned after a patient gave birth in a vegetative state. Hacienda Healthcare CEO Bill Timmons'...

 
 
 
Could probiotics do more harm than good?

COULD PROBIOTICS DO MORE HARM THAN GOOD?

Ever been told that you should load up on probiotics after a round of anti­biotics? You're not alone. In one survey of doctors and...

Alaska Airlines had an outage in Seattle that caused flights to be halted across the country

ALASKA AIRLINES HAD AN OUTAGE IN SEATTLE THAT CAUSED FLIGHTS TO BE HALTED ACROSS THE COUNTRY

Alaska Airlines had an outage in Seattle on Sunday morning that left flights grounded. The flights still showed as on time, leaving...

 
 
 
San Francisco prices are so out of control that one hotel is charging the equivalent of $21.25 for a cup of coffee during a JPMorgan conference

SAN FRANCISCO PRICES ARE SO OUT OF CONTROL THAT ONE HOTEL IS CHARGING THE EQUIVALENT OF $21.25 FOR A CUP OF COFFEE DURING A JPMORGAN CONFERENCE

San Francisco's Parc 55 hotel is charging every company holding an event on its property during the annual JPMorgan Healthcare Conference...

Dispensed: A $74 billion mega-merger starts 2019 off with a bang and how a health system plans to disrupt itself before it's disrupted

DISPENSED: A $74 BILLION MEGA-MERGER STARTS 2019 OFF WITH A BANG AND HOW A HEALTH SYSTEM PLANS TO DISRUPT ITSELF BEFORE IT'S DISRUPTED

And Happy New Year! Hope you all had a restful end to 2018, because 2019's here and it's hitting the ground running. I guess I should've...

 
 
 

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