Kenya: How PS Nicholas Muraguri Hid Sh63 Billion Medical Kit Lease Tender
[Nation] Lands Principal Secretary Nicholas Muraguri denied former Health Secretary Cleopha Mailu access to crucial contract documents in the botched Sh63 billion medical leasing deal, a report says. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 25, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Google's Chief Health Officer Dr. Karen DeSalvo on what lessons Hurricane Katrina can teach us about COVID-19
During a keynote at CB Insights'Future of Health  DeSalvo discusses Google's COVID-19 response including contract tracing and information sharing.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - September 24, 2020 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

IBA receives 1st payment from Chinese licensing deal
Proton therapy developer Ion Beam Applications (IBA) has received the first...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: IBA secures large proton therapy contract in China IBA reports reduced half-year revenues IBA appoints nonexecutive directors IBA secures Indonesian contract IBA sells part of dosimetry unit (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 24, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Growth in innovative, value-based contracts holds promise for the health system and for patients
The extraordinary financial pressure COVID-19 is creating for the U.S. economy underscores the need for a renewed push toward a more value-driven health care system that prioritizes patient access and affordability. Now more than ever, we need to make sure we ’re spending our health resources wisely. That’s why it’s heartening to see the number of innovative contracts grow between biopharmaceutical companies and insurance companies as potential solutions for better affordability and better outcomes. (Source: The Catalyst)
Source: The Catalyst - September 24, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Katie Koziara Tags: Access Value-Driven Health Care The Value Collaborative Source Type: news

Government must safeguard thousands of university jobs, say education unions   
The job retention scheme should be extended – or another wage support scheme put in its place – to support thousands of university staff, such as catering and security workers who face redundancy, education unions say today (Thursday). In a joint letter to higher education minister Michelle Donelan, UNISON, GMB, Unite, the University and College Union (UCU), and the Educational Institute of Scotland (EIS) also warn problems with the test and trace system pose real risks to the health of staff, students and local communities. Ahead of the Chancellor’s expected announcement on further measures to ...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 24, 2020 Category: UK Health Authors: Garfield Myrie Tags: News Press release furlough ruth levin university Source Type: news

Alabama company wins big contract for Covid-19 vaccine effort
An Auburn company has won a big contract to support the Covid-19 vaccine effort. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 24, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Swiss-American CDMO doubles DFW footprint with new Carrollton facility
When Swiss-American CDMO was considering where to grow its manufacturing footprint, the company evaluated locations throughout Texas. In the end, expanding less than a mile from the company's current operations at 2055 Luna Road in Carrollton proved too enticing of an opportunity to pass up. "We decided that the economy of scale and the convenience was something that far outweighed any of the other opportunities," said Komel Gr over, president of the contract development and manufacturing organization.… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 23, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Evan Hoopfer Source Type: news

Two consultancies won covid contracts worth at least £19m
Two consultancy firms won contracts worth at least £19m for work supporting the government’s covid response, new contract documents reveal. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - September 23, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Medical commissioning (primary care) – an introduction to the medical contract
This virtual course introduces commissioners to the primary care medical contracts (GMS, PMS, APMS) that they will be managing. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - September 23, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Despite Claims, Trump Rarely Uses Wartime Law in Battle Against Covid
The president often criticized the Defense Production Act as anti-business. Now he ’s campaigning on having frequently used the law to ramp up production of medical gear. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Andrew Jacobs Tags: United States Politics and Government Law and Legislation Presidential Election of 2020 Defense Production Act Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Government Contracts and Procurement Shortages Factories and Manufacturing Congressional Research Servic Source Type: news

New approach to test integrity of Texas bridges
(University of Texas at Arlington) Using a three-year, $903,754 contract with the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), Nur Yazdani will assist TxDOT engineers in prioritizing which bridges need to be repaired or replaced, without closing roads for long periods of time. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - September 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Most people infected with SARS-CoV-2 develop symptoms
(PLOS) While some people who contract SARS-CoV-2 infections never experience any symptoms, there remains disagreement about what proportion of total infections these cases represent. A new study published in the open-access journal PLOS Medicine by Diana Buitrago-Garcia at the University of Bern, Switzerland and colleagues suggests that true asymptomatic cases of SARS-CoV-2 comprise a minority of infections. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - September 22, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Sodexo threatens sweeping redundancies at City University   
UNISON’s City University branch is deeply disappointed to discover Sodexo, the contractor running catering staff at the university, intends to make up to half of those staff redundant. There are 40 contracted catering staff at City, and the proposed new structure put forward by Sodexo only has 20 jobs. The 30-day consultation period formally begun on 4 September, but three weeks later staff are still waiting for details of redundancy terms and the selection process. Furthermore, around 30 staff on zero hours contracts who work regularly at City University have been taken off furlough and told there is no work for the...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - September 21, 2020 Category: Food Science Authors: Janey Starling Tags: Article News catering staff london universities zero hours Source Type: news

UK coronavirus live news: four more areas of Wales to go into lockdown; Whitty calls for reduced social contacts
Restrictions for Newport, Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil and Blaenau Gwent; Whitty calls for ‘break in unnecessary links between households’Whitty: UK could see 200 deaths a day by NovemberVallance says 6,000 new cases a day in UK, doubling every seven daysSummary of key points from Whitty/Vallance Covid briefingFollow Covid rules or see UK deaths return to spring levels, Shapps warnsGlobal coronavirus updates – live2.58pmBSTAnneliese Dodds’ first speech as shadow chancellor to a Labour conference this morning did not take place in the best of circumstances. The conference is online, which means that even...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 21, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Andrew Sparrow Tags: Politics Coronavirus outbreak Health Chris Whitty Patrick Vallance Labour Science Infectious diseases Scotland Wales Labour conference 2020 Anneliese Dodds Source Type: news

Community Engagement of African Americans in the COVID-19 Era Community Engagement of African Americans in the COVID-19 Era
Review the complex psychosocial, sociocultural, and environmental factors that contribute to African Americans being more likely to contract and die from COVID-19. How can this inequity be addressed?Preventing Chronic Disease (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - September 21, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Internal Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Western Australia space tracking station to cut ties with China
Decision will impact the expansion of Beijing ’s space exploration and navigational programsChina will lose access to a strategic space tracking station in Western Australia when its contract expires, the facility ’s owners said, a decision that cuts into Beijing’s expanding space exploration and navigational capabilities in the Pacific region.The Swedish Space Corporation (SSC) has had a contract allowing Beijing access to the satellite antenna at the ground station since at least 2011. It is located next to an SSC satellite station primarily used by the United States and its agencies, including Nasa.Con...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 21, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Reuters Tags: China Western Australia Asia Pacific Space Australia news Sweden Source Type: news

HHRI awarded continuation of SRTR contract
(Hennepin Healthcare Research Institute) The Chronic Disease Research Group (CDRG) of the Hennepin Healthcare Research Institute (HHRI) has renewed its federal contract to operate the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (SRTR). HHRI manages the SRTR under contract with the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The renewal marks the third contract term for the operation of the SRTR for HHRI, which has operated the SRTR since 2010. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - September 21, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Structured medication reviews and medicines optimisation
This document sets out guidance for primary care networks (PCNs) implementing the structured medication review (SMR) and medicines optimisation service, as per the requirements set out in the 2020/21 Network Contract Directed Enhanced Service (DES) Specification; which states that PCNs must have due regard to this guidance when delivering the service. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - September 21, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

UC study sheds light on cancer treatment, COVID-19
(University of Cincinnati) University of Cincinnati researchers have found that certain treatments for cancer may increase the chance of death if they contract COVID-19. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - September 19, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

UK coronavirus live: R number increases to between 1.1 and 1.4; Welsh leader slams 'vacancy at heart of UK'
New infectionsgrowing by 2% to 7% daily;Mark Drakeford has had one talk with PM since May; Scotland given‘advance notice of hard decisions’Stricter restrictions imposed in Lancashire, Merseyside and Warrington‘Circuit break’ plans for England to prevent new lockdownTest and trace: how does UK compare with other countries?London New Year ’s Eve fireworks cancelled, says Sadiq KhanGlobal coronavirus updates – live3.28pmBSTTrain operators and the government are locked in talks to extend the£3.5bn rescue deal that kept the railways running through the pandemic, which is due to expire o...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 18, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Aamna Mohdin (now) and Amelia Hill (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus outbreak Politics Infectious diseases Science UK news Medical research Boris Johnson Matt Hancock Source Type: news

The List: Austin area life science companies
The 2020 list of Austin-area life science companies is a broad list of forward-thinking businesses that contribute to advancing health care science, products and services. Formerly called bioscience firms, it continues to highlight a diverse group across the spectrum of improving health and diagnostics. Listmakers includes pharmaceuticals, cell therapies, implants, medical devices, biological diagnostics and patient care software. Companies listed range from contract research organizations (CROs) to those conducting internal R&D for proprietary products. ABJ surveys companies annually. Only companies that responded to ...
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 18, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Primary Care Networks: Amendment to the network contract directed enhanced service for 2020/21
Following discussion and agreement with GPC England, NHS England and NHS Improvement has published an amendment to the Network Contract Directed Enhanced Service for 2020/21. The amended DES updates the terms of the 2020/21 Network Contract DES, and applies from 1 October 2020 to all practices who are signed up to the DES. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - September 18, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

European Space Agency awards Hera asteroid mission to German firm
Deal worth £118m covers design, manufacturing and testing of ESA’s first planetary defence missionThe European Space Agency has awarded a €129m (£118m) contract to theGerman space company OHB. The deal covers the design, manufacturing and testing of Hera, the ESA ’s first planetary defence mission.Hera is the European contribution to an experiment called the asteroid impact and deflection assessment. The other component is Nasa ’s double asteroid redirection test (Dart). Both spacecraft are designed to visit the double asteroid Didymos.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 17, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Stuart Clark Tags: Science Asteroids European Space Agency Nasa Source Type: news

Californians who contract COVID-19 at work get additional help under new law
New California law makes it easier for police, firefighters and other essential workers who get COVID on the job to obtain workers' comp benefits. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - September 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Melody Gutierrez Source Type: news

Medeconomics Live aims to help practices thrive under the new GP contract
The one-day, virtual Medeconomics Live conference aims to provide practices with the practical advice you need to thrive under the new GP contract while tackling COVID-19. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - September 17, 2020 Category: Primary Care Tags: About Source Type: news

COVID-19 – Possible Human Rights Crisis in Asia as Disparities Expected to Widen
The Asian Population and Development Association (APDA) is concerned by the societal socio-economic impact COVID-19 has created in the region, including the impact on employment and in unpaid care work, impact on health, including reproductive health services, and the impact of domestic violence during lockdowns. Credit: Bhuwan Sharma/IPS By Cecilia RussellJOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Sep 17 2020 (IPS) The negative impact of the coronavirus pandemic is likely to be felt long after the COVID-19 health risk is resolved, a high-level meeting under the auspices of the Asian Population and Development Association (APDA), heard. ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Cecilia Russell Tags: Aid Development & Aid Economy & Trade Editors' Choice Featured Headlines Health Population Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Trade & Investment Asian Population and Development Association (APDA) International Conference on P Source Type: news

The acrobatic hydra shows off: How environmental cues can affect behavior
(Marine Biological Laboratory) A duo from Columbia University and the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) has begun to crack the neural code behind Hydra's simplest behavior, called contraction bursts. The team found that the concentration of dissolved particles in the surrounding water affects the activity of a neural circuit in one of Hydra's nerve nets, which can trigger a specific set of muscle cells to contract the torso. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Aidoc raises $60M total in financing
Artificial intelligence company Aidoc raised an additional $20 million...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Aidoc secures European contract FDA OKs use of Aidoc AI software for COVID-19 Aidoc secures CE Mark for pulmonary AI LucidHealth adopts Aidoc radiology AI Aidoc secures FDA clearance for AI stroke software (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 16, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Safe To Ride The MBTA? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your Coronavirus Questions
cbsoptanon.onScriptsReady(function(cmp){cmp.ot.targetingAllowed(function(a){if(a) AnvatoPlayer("p2").init({"mcp":"cbs","width":"100%","height":"100%","video":"4710270","autoplay":false,"titleVisible":false,"accessKey":"EZqvRyKE7qmqDflDPXIw6U7kKZEA0Vx7","accessControl":{"preview":false},"pInstance":"p2","plugins":{"heartbeat":{"account":"cbslocal-global-unified","publisherId":"cbslocal","jobId...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - September 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Covid-19 Boston, MA Health Healthcare Status Syndicated CBSN Boston Syndicated Local Coronavirus Dr. Mallika Marshall Source Type: news

CDC privately admitted it failed to track coronavirus months ago
CDC officials wrote that 'most jurisdictions have been forced to abandon monitoring because the number of monitorees exceeds the capacity' in a June contract with R&D firm Mitre, Forbes found. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NIH awards contracts to develop innovative digital health technologies for COVID-19
The projects represent a broad range of solutions for immediate public health needs related to the pandemic. (Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases)
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases - September 15, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

UNISON president calls for a ‘ global recovery ’ after the pandemic
The conference might be virtual, but the issues are absolutely real, and UNISON members have been making key contributions on a range of important subjects at this week’s TUC congress. Josie Bird, the union’s president (pictured), addressed the general council’s statement on the need for a global recovery for working people. Pointing out that the COVID-19 pandemic has “exposed the weaknesses inherent in the neoliberal economic model,” Ms Bird continued by saying that “over-stretched, under-regulated supply chains failed to respond to the demand for personal protective equipment and vital...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - September 15, 2020 Category: Food Science Authors: Amanda Kendal Tags: Article News Covid-19 health and safety international Josie Bird TUC Source Type: news

Government urged to act after major minimum wage win by homecare workers, says UNISON
The government must end the practice of employers denying care staff wages for time spent travelling between visits to the sick and elderly, says UNISON today (Tuesday). It follows a ​recent significant legal victory by a group of homecare workers over illegal pay in a case brought by the union. The claimants – the majority of whom are women – will now receive an average settlement of around £10,000 each after an employment tribunal ruling. The tribunal found that contractors commissioned by Haringey Council in North London breached wage rules by paying some care staff less than half the minimum wage. T...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 15, 2020 Category: UK Health Authors: Anthony Barnes Tags: News Press release care workers travel time Source Type: news

NCI, NIBIB award contracts to develop innovative digital health technologies for COVID-19
(NIH/National Cancer Institute) The National Institutes of Health has awarded seven contracts to companies and academic institutions to develop digital health solutions that help address the COVID-19 pandemic. The work could lead to user-friendly tools like smartphone apps, wearable devices, and software that can identify and trace contacts of infected individuals, keep track of verified COVID-19 test results, and monitor the health status of infected and potentially infected individuals. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - September 15, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

USFWS Proposes Revisions to Critical Habitat Designations
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) has issued a new proposed rule that would modify the process of designating critical habitats under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). If finalized, the new regulation could potentially shrink critical habitats, which are areas essential for recovery of a species. Under ESA, critical habitats are to be designated “on the basis of the best scientific data available and after taking into consideration the economic impact, the impact on national security, and any other relevant impact.” The law allows exclusion of certain areas if “the benefits of such exclusion out...
Source: Public Policy Reports - September 15, 2020 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

South Carolina's lieutenant governor contracts COVID-19
South Carolina's lieutenant governor has been diagnosed with COVID-19 (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Government tenders £785m testing contract
The Department of Health and Social Care will spend up to £785m on a new service to pack and deliver covid home test kits over the next two years, according to tender documents published today. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - September 14, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Innovative approaches to stabilizing bridges, highway slopes
(University of Texas at Arlington) A civil engineering professor at The University of Texas at Arlington has received a two-year, $987,140 contract from the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) to investigate the use of recycled plastic pins to repair deep-seated failures on embankments and the areas around highway bridges. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Breach of contract threat 'insult to GPs' delivering 300,000 face-to-face appointments a day
GP practices have been urged to remind patients that face-to-face appointments remain available during the pandemic, in a letter from NHS England warning that failure to offer appropriate access may constitute a breach of contract. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - September 11, 2020 Category: Primary Care Tags: Coronavirus Source Type: news

Malawi: Anti-Graft Body to Probe Ambulances Deal Awarded to 'Guptas of Zambia'
[Nyasa Times] Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) has been asked to investigate Ministry of Health's intention to award a K1.6 billion ($2.2 million) contract to a Zambian company to supply ambulances after it has emerged that it submitted an expensive bid and is accused of corruption, Nyasa Times has learnt. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 11, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Real-terms GP partner income down 10% over past decade
Real-terms GP partner income in 2018/19 was 10% below the figure recorded a decade earlier in 2008/9, official data for England show. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - September 11, 2020 Category: Primary Care Tags: Contracts & funding Source Type: news

Delays in Reporting Results of COVID-19 Clinical Laboratory Tests Prompt Florida Governor to End SARS-CoV-2 Testing Contract with Quest Diagnostics
Quest said a ‘technical issue’ had delayed reporting of test data to the state and claimed that patients and providers still received the results in a timely manner Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has ordered state agencies to cut ties with Quest Diagnostics due to delays in reporting nearly 75,000 COVID-19 clinical laboratory test results going […] The post Delays in Reporting Results of COVID-19 Clinical Laboratory Tests Prompt Florida Governor to End SARS-CoV-2 Testing Contract with Quest Diagnostics first appeared on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - September 11, 2020 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Compliance, Legal, and Malpractice Instruments & Equipment Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory News Laboratory Operations Laboratory Pathology Management & Operations Source Type: news

10.09.20: Bayer: Supervisory Board extends CEO Werner Baumann's contract until the end of April 2024
Bayer: Supervisory Board extends CEO Werner Baumann's contract until the end of April 2024Company also announces progress in Roundup™ settlementsmehr ... (Source: Bayer IR Newsfeed: Events)
Source: Bayer IR Newsfeed: Events - September 11, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

COVID-19 Has Killed Nearly 200,000 Americans. How Many More Lives Will Be Lost Before the U.S. Gets It Right?
Forty-five days before the announcement of the first suspected case of what would become known as COVID-19, the Global Health Security Index was published. The project—led by the Nuclear Threat Initiative and the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security—assessed 195 countries on their perceived ability to handle a major disease outbreak. The U.S. ranked first. It’s clear the report was wildly overconfident in the U.S., failing to account for social ills that had accumulated in the country over the past few years, rendering it unprepared for what was about to hit. At some point in mid-September—perha...
Source: TIME: Health - September 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alex Fitzpatrick and Elijah Wolfson Tags: Uncategorized Cover Story COVID-19 feature Magazine Source Type: news

GP income rising half as fast in England as rest of Great Britain
GP income before tax rose just 2.1% in England in 2018/19 - compared with increases of 4.4% in Wales and 7.2% in Scotland, official data show. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - September 10, 2020 Category: Primary Care Tags: Contracts & funding Source Type: news

How a UCSF spinout is turning private Covid patient data into tools for researchers
The startup has backing from LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman's Sweat Equity Ventures and a Gates Foundation contract to shuttle de-identified patient data to researchers working on Covid and other diseases. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 10, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

How a UCSF spinout is turning private Covid patient data into tools for researchers
The startup has backing from LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman's Sweat Equity Ventures and a Gates Foundation contract to shuttle de-identified patient data to researchers working on Covid and other diseases. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 10, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Hyland to buy content services firm Alfresco
Enterprise imaging firm Hyland Healthcare has signed an agreement to acquire...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Hyland acquires German robotic process developer Life Image, Hyland Healthcare form partnership Hyland, HIMSS publish interoperability report Hyland touts new customer contracts Hyland launches new products at RSNA 2019 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 9, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Agreed principles and guidance around training in the Independent Sector for organisations working under the COVID 19 National Contract.,NHS England, NHSI, HEE (updated 8th September 2020)
This letter clearly indicates that there are already adequate indemnities, existing successful arrangements and advice available from the regulatory bodies to ensure that trainees can be accommodated in independent sector facilities. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Innovative contracts drive access for patients and value for the system
Our health care system is far from perfect, but there are solutions that will help address patient affordability concerns without sacrificing innovation, access or quality of care. For example, biopharmaceutical companies are working with other health care stakeholders to develop new ways to pay for medicines through innovative, results-based contracts that can improve affordability and more tightly link the price of medicines to the outcomes they deliver for patients. Solutions like innovative contracts support continued access and innovation in health care in the United States by building on the current system and streng...
Source: The Catalyst - September 9, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Katie Koziara Tags: Access The Value Collaborative Source Type: news