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Sanofi turns to startup Scribe to CRISPR edit new NK cell therapies for cancer

SANOFI TURNS TO STARTUP SCRIBE TO CRISPR EDIT NEW NK CELL THERAPIES FOR CANCER

Sanofi is collaborating with Scribe Therapeutics to use the startup's CRISPR technology to create cell therapies based on natural killers,...

How will medical coding evolve in the next 20 years in revenue cycle management?

HOW WILL MEDICAL CODING EVOLVE IN THE NEXT 20 YEARS IN REVENUE CYCLE MANAGEMENT?

The webinar, Coding for the Future: Lessons Learned, Emerging Technologies & Future Opportunities, scheduled for October 19 from 1-2...

 
 
 
Transitioning to a single-use mindset, getting ahead of the curve

TRANSITIONING TO A SINGLE-USE MINDSET, GETTING AHEAD OF THE CURVE

If single use devices are inevitable, the next step after “why” needs to be an understanding of “how” medtech companies and device...

How to stay at the forefront of healthcare innovation

HOW TO STAY AT THE FOREFRONT OF HEALTHCARE INNOVATION

By applying a gig economy model to healthcare innovation, flipMD from GoodRx is lowering the barrier for physicians and businesses...

 
 
 
Racial disparities in maternal health complications grew amid Covid-19, BCBS report finds

RACIAL DISPARITIES IN MATERNAL HEALTH COMPLICATIONS GREW AMID COVID-19, BCBS REPORT FINDS

Pregnancy-related complications increased 9% between 2018 and 2020 among all women, but the rate of change is even more significant...

Witnesses recount ‘dire conditions' in nursing homes during Covid-19 in congressional hearing

WITNESSES RECOUNT ‘DIRE CONDITIONS' IN NURSING HOMES DURING COVID-19 IN CONGRESSIONAL HEARING

A professor of healthcare policy at Harvard Medical School shared research with the committee concluding that COVID-19 outbreaks in...

 
 
 
Fat-shedding pill's data lead to a $132M funding round for startup Rivus Pharma

FAT-SHEDDING PILL'S DATA LEAD TO A $132M FUNDING ROUND FOR STARTUP RIVUS PHARMA

Rivus Pharmaceuticals' Series B round will finance ongoing clinical development of its lead drug, a pill that targets mitochondria...

AccessHope strikes up new partnership to expand cancer expertise for employers

ACCESSHOPE STRIKES UP NEW PARTNERSHIP TO EXPAND CANCER EXPERTISE FOR EMPLOYERS

AccessHope's new collaboration with Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center is the fifth of its kind for the cancer benefits company. AccessHope...

 
 
 
Providence funnels $712M into new facilities in Orange County

PROVIDENCE FUNNELS $712M INTO NEW FACILITIES IN ORANGE COUNTY

Providence is investing $712 million into new facilities in Orange County, California. The health system is adding a new medical center...

Digital bloomers, hivemind investors, metaverse citizens and TikTokers: How the future of innovation is being shaped today

DIGITAL BLOOMERS, HIVEMIND INVESTORS, METAVERSE CITIZENS AND TIKTOKERS: HOW THE FUTURE OF INNOVATION IS BEING SHAPED TODAY

New consumer and employee personas have emerged during the pandemic and healthcare organizations must pay attention to these new pivotal...

 
 
 
HLTH executive offers sneak preview of fifth annual conference

HLTH EXECUTIVE OFFERS SNEAK PREVIEW OF FIFTH ANNUAL CONFERENCE

In an interview, HLTH's Head of Content Jody Tropeano shares how the annual conference has adopted a festival-like vibe with an innovative...

Inflation's impact on healthcare switchboards and call centers

INFLATION'S IMPACT ON HEALTHCARE SWITCHBOARDS AND CALL CENTERS

Hospitals struggle to retain switchboard and call center staff, a situation exacerbated by inflation. Here's how Parlance is leveraging...

 
 
 
Ensuring reliable access to affordable sexual and reproductive care in uncertain times

ENSURING RELIABLE ACCESS TO AFFORDABLE SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE CARE IN UNCERTAIN TIMES

To more effectively implement meaningful solutions that help ensure that access to affordable sexual and reproductive healthcare is...

Confronting burnout head on: 3 ways nursing home owners can protect the health and happiness of their nurses

CONFRONTING BURNOUT HEAD ON: 3 WAYS NURSING HOME OWNERS CAN PROTECT THE HEALTH AND HAPPINESS OF THEIR NURSES

More flexibility and control over shift scheduling, tools to reduce admin burnout, and same-day pay all go a long way in helping to...

 
 
 
Another Intellia CRISPR therapy flashes potential for one-time, in vivo treatment

ANOTHER INTELLIA CRISPR THERAPY FLASHES POTENTIAL FOR ONE-TIME, IN VIVO TREATMENT

Intellia Therapeutics has encouraging early clinical data for a gene-editing therapy addressing the rare swelling disorder hereditary...

Integrated evidence: How patient data derived from digital healthcare delivery can drive innovation

INTEGRATED EVIDENCE: HOW PATIENT DATA DERIVED FROM DIGITAL HEALTHCARE DELIVERY CAN DRIVE INNOVATION

For a long time, doctors' offices, large or small, operated under a seeming contradiction; even...

 
 
 
Medsembly launches digital mentorship platform for students entering the healthcare field

MEDSEMBLY LAUNCHES DIGITAL MENTORSHIP PLATFORM FOR STUDENTS ENTERING THE HEALTHCARE FIELD

Medsembly, an Atlanta-based startup that connects students who want to get into healthcare with working professionals in their prospective...

Third Harmonic's $183M stock market debut stands out in a sea of stalled IPOs

THIRD HARMONIC'S $183M STOCK MARKET DEBUT STANDS OUT IN A SEA OF STALLED IPOS

Third Harmonic Bio's IPO raised $183.3 million for clinical development of an inflammation drug licensed from Novartis. The biotech...

 
 
 
Report: California needs to treat rising levels of violence like a public health crisis

REPORT: CALIFORNIA NEEDS TO TREAT RISING LEVELS OF VIOLENCE LIKE A PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS

Violence is common and increasing across California, according to new research. Despite this trend, the report said statewide violence...

Nimbus Therapeutics secures $125M in financing for clinical programs

NIMBUS THERAPEUTICS SECURES $125M IN FINANCING FOR CLINICAL PROGRAMS

This funding round was led by Bain Capital Life Sciences and SV Health Investors. They join existing investors, including Bill Gates...