Monday, 26 August 2019

Healthcare News

  • Healthcare in Nanjing gets a boost

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 May, 2014

    Singapore: International Enterprise (IE) Singapore and the Nanjing Health Bureau have come together as part of a plan to facilitate exchanges between Singapore and Nanjing's public and priv...Read more

  • Medical coding needs better documentation technology

    Healthcare |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Aug, 2013

    In most US healthcare information technology (HIT) environments, the speed and accuracy of medical coding relies heavily on the narrative that a physician details during a patient consult...Read more

  • Microsoft-GE JV signs medical records deal with NZ firm

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: Caradigm, a Microsoft and GE Healthcare company, and New Zealanad-based Orion Health, a global leader in eHealth technology and interoperability, are integrating Orion Health's m...Read more

  • Morocco warns Haj pilgrims of MERS threat

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: With MERS cases increasing by the day, some countries like Morocco have advised their pilgrims not to go for the haj pilgrimage, in Saudi Arabia this year. According to a report...Read more

  • The world's first smart insulin pens with automatic wireless data transfer

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Aug, 2016

    GERMANY: Emperra GmbH based in Germany is launching the world's first Bluetooth insulin pen on the market and therefore expanding its ESYSTA product system's function. The new ESYSTA BT pen...Read more

  • Teen patients get mobile game app to fight cancer

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: Global health service company Cigna is developing HopeLab's cancer-fighting gaming app 'Re-Mission 2: Nanobot's Revenge' onto phones and tablets for young cancer patient in the w...Read more

  • Travelers, keep mosquitoes at bay: US CDC

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: The United States health officials are on high alert and are said to have urged the health authorities to conduct an eagle-eyed mission for eradication of mosquitoes and subsequ...Read more

  • WHO instructs Korea to raise cigarette prices

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: The Health and Welfare Ministry of Korea said that it planned to hike cigarette prices, in the interest of health and well-being of the Korean citizens. The current cigarette pri...Read more

  • Report: Australians smoking, drinking less

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: The national health report released by the Federal Government's Australian Institute of Health and Welfare has pointed out that Australian's are smoking less, drinking less and l...Read more

  • Healthcare needs change in business process'

    Healthcare |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Jan, 2014

    Singapore: Healthcare across the Asia-Pacific is in a state of accelerated evolution due to not only changing demographics, but also due to disruptions in the traditional industry value-cha...Read more

  • Chemo outlives other treatments for cancer

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: A new research on prostate cancer treatment could upend the earlier practice, said researchers. Studies revealed that chemotherapy was the best possible choice for treating prost...Read more

  • AIDS 2014 kicks off in Melbourne

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: 20th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014), kicked off in Melbourne on July 20th, with a gathering of over 12,000 participants including global leaders, researchers, activist...Read more

  • Report: Google is among major health IT investors

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Apr, 2013

    Bangalore: Mercom Capital Group, a global communications and consulting firm, released its report on funding and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity for the Healthcare IT (HIT) sect...Read more

  • HOYA PENTAX invests in Creo to expand endoscopes portfolio

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Sep, 2015

    Tokyo-based HOYA Group PENTAX Medical has entered into an agreement to invest in Creo Medical Ltd., an electrosurgical energy devices company based in the UK. The official documents formali...Read more

  • World leader discuss health challenges at Qatar

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 11 Dec, 2013

    Singapore: World leaders and policy makers have gathered in Doha, Qatar, to discuss innovative solutions to the most pressing global health challenges at the inaugural World Innovation Summ...Read more

  • Biotechcorp launches bioshoppe in Malaysia

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2014

    Singapore: Malaysian biotech corp, the lead development agency for the biotech industry in Malaysia,has ventured into opening up the first BioShoppe retail presence which features primarily...Read more

  • WHO confirms new H7N9 cases

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Feb, 2014

    Singapore: Even as China reported eight new cases of H7N9 earlier this week, the World Health Organization has posted two updates on these cases. WHO's first update spoke of the new human ...Read more

  • Alarming rise in avian flu cases across Asia

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Jan, 2015

    Singapore: The H7N9 avian influenza virus is spreading across several Asian countries. The virus was first detected in China in March 2013, and since then more than 120 people have been aff...Read more



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