After nearly 60 years, Mylan makes way for Viatris
After nearly 60 years as a West Virginia and Pennsylvania pharmaceutical company, Mylan NV has transformed into Viatris (Nasdaq: VTRS), the global drug manufacturer formed with the merger of Mylan and the Upjohn division of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) The merger, announced in late July 2019, took effect Monday. The new company will trade on Nasdaq with the ticker symbol VTRS, and Mylan (Nasdaq: MYL) will no longer trade. Viatris is headquartered in the United States and will retain its Canonsburg facility… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 16, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

Mall owners Simon and Taubman revise merger terms, with $800 million price cut
Under the new deal, Simon Property Group will now pay $43 per share for Taubman Centers, down from an original price of $52.50. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Canadian government publishes bid request for "Programmable Hydraulic Guillotines" needed "in support of Canada's response to COVID-19"
(Natural News) The Canadian government, on its official acquisition website (Buyandsell.gc.ca) is requesting bids for “Programmable Hydraulic Guillotines” as part of, “products and services in support of Canada’s response to COVID-19.” The listing number is 45045-190091/A, and it is found at this link: https://buyandsell.gc.ca/procurement-data/tender-notice/PW-PD-005-78707 Additional details on the bid include: Reference number: PW-$$PD-005-78707 Solicitation number:... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Food Delivery Giant DoorDash Files Paperwork To Go Public
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - November 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Consumer Station Pages Syndicated CBSN Boston CNN Coronavirus Delivery Source Type: news

MyMD Pharmaceuticals merges with South Jersey medical device firm
The merger is expected to close in the first half of 2021 and still requires approval from Akers shareholders. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

CEOs of Beth Israel Lahey, Joslin say acquisition has been a long time coming
Kevin Tabb, president and CEO of Beth Israel Lahey Health, and Roberta Herman, president and CEO of Joslin Diabetes Center, discussed why right now is the perfect time for an acquisition. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jessica Bartlett Source Type: news

Akers Biosciences' stock soars 29% on merger deal
The combined company will be based in Baltimore and focus on developing treatments for autoimmune and age-related diseases. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Fast-growing Cano Health to go public via merger with Jaws Acquisition Corp.
Barry Sternlicht called the CEO of Cano Health the "Elon Musk of health care." (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 12, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Brian Bandell Source Type: news

Talkspace dives into relationship counseling with acquisition of Lasting
Talkspace president says this is the first acquisition, but expects it won't be the last.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - November 12, 2020 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

BD Acquires the Medical Business Assets of CUBEX LLC, Broadening Automated Dispensing Portfolio Across Care Continuum
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Nov. 12, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, announced today it has acquired the Medical Business assets of CUBEX LLC, which i... Devices, Mergers & Acquisitions BD , CUBEX (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - November 12, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Exoskeleton-assisted walking improves mobility in individuals with spinal cord injury
(Kessler Foundation) " Participants showed improvement regardless of level of injury, completeness, or duration of injury, " noted Dr. Forrest, " indicating that exoskeletons can be used to improve mobility across a broad spectrum of individuals with neurological deficits caused by spinal cord injury. Our results can be used to guide the application of exoskeletons to spinal cord injury rehabilitation, and the timely acquisition of skills for the safe use of these devices for rehabilitation and community use. " (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 12, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

City Of Boston Threatens To Evict Faneuil Hall Marketplace Landlord
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - November 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Business Covid-19 Boston, MA Syndicated CBSN Boston Syndicated Local Coronavirus Faneuil Hall Marketplace Source Type: news

Denver-based direct primary care provider Paladina Health gets new name
The rebranding comes after the company made two major acquisitions and expanded its footprint nationally. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 10, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Jensen Werley Source Type: news

Absorption Systems acquired by Chinese CRO for $137.5 million
A Chester County contract research organization (CRO) has been acquired by Pharmaron Beijing Co. Ltd. in a cash deal valued at up to $137.5 million. Pharmaron of Beijing, China, said the acquisition of Exton-based Absorption Systems will enhance its ability to offer fully integrated, end-to-end drug research and development services to customers worldwide. The company, also a CRO, has operations in China, the United Kingdom and the United Stat es and more than 10,000 employees. Absorption Systems… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - November 10, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: John George Source Type: news

GE lands imaging deal with GenesisCare
GE Healthcare has partnered with Australian cancer and cardiac care company...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: GE touts $40M savings with Command Center GE Healthcare reports lower revenues for Q3 GE wins $11M ultrasound contract GenesisCare closes 21st Century Oncology acquisition GenesisCare acquires 21st Century Oncology (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 10, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

GE lands big imaging deal with GenesisCare
GE Healthcare has partnered with Australian cancer and cardiac care company...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: GE touts $40M savings with Command Center GE Healthcare reports lower revenues for Q3 GE wins $11M ultrasound contract GenesisCare closes 21st Century Oncology acquisition GenesisCare acquires 21st Century Oncology (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 9, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

NIH study finds long-acting injectable drug prevents HIV acquisition in cisgender women
Long-acting regimen more effective than daily oral pill among African women. (Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases)
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases - November 9, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Colts' trade for DeForest Buckner has paid immediate dividends, here's how deal came together
Indianapolis' offseason acquisition has transformed their defense (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fitbit beats expectations by $64.9M as Google merger remains tied up in regulations
The company attributed much of its success to growing smartwatch sales.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - November 5, 2020 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Medica acquires Global Diagnostics Ireland for €16M
The acquisition aims to expand Medica's geographic reach, customer base and service offerings. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - November 5, 2020 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Sanofi offers to acquire Kiadis for €308 million
Sanofi and Kiadis Pharma N.V. ("Kiadis" or the "Company") (Euronext Amsterdam and Brussels: KDS) have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Sanofi will offer to acquire all of the outstanding ordinary shares of Kiadis at a price per Kiadis share of €5.45 in cash (272% premium to the closing price on 30 October 2020), representing an aggregate adjusted equity value of approximately €308 million. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - November 5, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Sanofi Business and Industry Source Type: news

Novavax and Commonwealth of Australia announce agreement in principle for acquisition of Novavax COVID-19 vaccine
Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX), a late stage biotechnology company developing next-generation vaccines for serious infectious diseases, announced the signing of a non-binding Heads of Terms document with the Australian Government to supply 40 million doses of the Company’s COVID-19 vaccine candidate, NVX-CoV2373, for the Australian community. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - November 5, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Business and Industry Source Type: news

Digirad to sell mobile imaging division
Nuclear medicine equipment and services firm Digirad has entered into an agreement...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Digirad posts drop in Q2 Corindus stockholders approve acquisition by Siemens Digirad reports continued revenue decline in Q4, 2018 Digirad stock faces Nasdaq sanction Digirad CFO to leave company (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 5, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

CHI Franciscan CEO sees in Virginia Mason merger a chance to boost efficiency
Combined, the two nonprofits would be a $4.5 billion system with 12 hospitals serving western and central Washington, with the potential to employ 21,000 people, including nearly 5,000 providers. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 4, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Megan Campbell Source Type: news

CHI Franciscan CEO sees in Virginia Mason merger a chance to boost efficiency
Combined, the two nonprofits would be a $4.5 billion system with 12 hospitals serving western and central Washington, with the potential to employ 21,000 people, including nearly 5,000 providers. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 4, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Megan Campbell Source Type: news

Ontrak deepens its behavioral health platform with LifeDojo acquisition
The company hopes to reach new and existing customers with the addition of LifeDojo ’s digital tools that can lead to better health outcomes and lower associated costs. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - November 3, 2020 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Life is a highway: driver's license acquisition and social determinants for youth in foster care and their non-foster  care peers - Collins JL, Thomas LJ, Vugrin M.
BACKGROUND: Data regarding the connection between driver licensure and social determinants for youth could provide insight into the impact of driver license acquisition. These relationships are important for youth overall and particularly for foster youth ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

10 notable pandemic-era exits in Greater Washington
This year, the D.C. region saw the otherwise rare IPO — more than once — alongside blank-check mergers and sales. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 3, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

3 Rivers Capital acquires Dallas-based R3 Wound Care and Hyperbarics
3RC did not disclose the price of the acquisition of the Texas company, which has operations throughout the Dallas, Fort Worth and San Antonio metros. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 2, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Nate Doughty Source Type: news

Siemens Healthineers posts dip in Q4 revenues
Siemens Healthineers posted a 2% decline in revenues for the company's fourth...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Siemens receives FDA clearance for Ysio X.pree Siemens, WakeMed sign 10-year deal Siemens unveils new version of cardiac SPECT system Siemens raises $3.2B to fund Varian acquisition Siemens makes 1st U.S. install of Somatom X.cite CT (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 2, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

U.S. Federal Trade Commission approves Mylan and Upjohn merger
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission approved a proposed consent order from Mylan N.V. and Pfizer Inc. that would see the former combine with Pfizer's Upjohn Inc. under a new name of Viatris Inc. This approval concluded the FTC's review of the plan and all involved parties have now obtained the necessary antitrust clearances to proceed with the proposed sale. Pfizer set Nov. 13 as the set close of business for its Upjohn entity and the record date for the proposed merger is expected to close a few… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 2, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Nate Doughty Source Type: news

Power Player 2020: Terry Akin, Cone Health
As he oversaw the health system's Covid-19 response, Akin worked with the Cone Health board of directors to negotiate a planned merger with Virginia-based Sentara Health, which if successful will result in a 17-hospital, $11.5 billion health system. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 30, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Sana Biotechnology Announces Acquisition of Oscine
Sana will leverage Oscine's technologies to develop stem cell derived therapies for CNS disorders Steve Goldman, M.D., Ph.D., joins Sana as the Head of CNS Therapy SEATTLE, Oct. 30, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Sana Biotechnolog... Biopharmaceuticals, Mergers & Acquisitions Sana Biotechnology, Oscine, cell therapy (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - October 30, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Hims & Hers announces 91% year-over-year growth ahead of its SPAC merger
The company also announced $44.13 million in revenue in Q3.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - October 29, 2020 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Teladoc Health outperforms revenue, total visits again in Q3 2020
While the virtual care company maintains its momentum through the pandemic and Livongo merger, it also reported higher-than-expected losses during the quarter. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - October 29, 2020 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Lloyd Johnson - Second Vice Chair, AARP Board of Directors
Lloyd Johnson, Second Vice Chair, MBA, CPA, is a former managing director and global chief audit executive with Accenture. ... He has more than 35 years ’ experience in governance, finance, mergers ... (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - October 29, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

How a struggling college in Philadelphia is betting on health care — and a potential merger — to right the ship
St. Joe ’s President Mark Reed is not waiting on a miracle to turn his campus around. Rather, he is aggressively pursuing a strategy to take the 149-year-old Jesuit university in a new academic direction. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 29, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Hilary Burns Source Type: news

Medtronic Expands ENT Portfolio with FDA Clearance of NIM Vital(TM) Next Generation Intraoperative Nerve Monitoring System and Acquisiton of Ai Biomed Corp.
New Technologies Address Most Common Challenges During Head and Neck Surgery DUBLIN, Oct. 29, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT), the global leader in medical technology, today announced it has received U.S. Food... Devices, Neurology, FDA, Mergers & Acquisitions Medtronic, Ai Biomed Corp, NIM Vital, nerve monitor, PTeye (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - October 29, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

REVEALED: Hunter Biden firm partnered with 'arm of Chinese military'
(Natural News) In 2015, the Chinese company Gemini Investments acquired a controlling stake in Rosemont Realty, a sister company of the Rosemont Seneca firm Hunter Biden founded in 2009. The Chinese firm pledged $3 billion for “commercial office property acquisitions” in the U.S.; in other words, allowing the firm to control major swaths of American real estate. (Article... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Chipmakers AMD and Nvidia are using skyrocketing stock prices to make industry's biggest acquisitions
In a period of just over six weeks, two of the three largest semiconductor acquisitions ever have been announced, though regulatory risks remain. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stock Market Today With Jim Cramer: Buy the AMD, Xilinx Deal
Jim Cramer discusses the latest stock market news including AMD's acquisition of Xilinx, 3M's earnings and other stock opportunities to... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Siemens receives FDA clearance for Ysio X.pree
Siemens Healthineers has garnered U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Varian shareholders approve Siemens deal Siemens, WakeMed sign 10-year deal Siemens unveils new version of cardiac SPECT system Siemens raises $3.2B to fund Varian acquisition Siemens launches Ysio X.pree x-ray system (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 27, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Team that sold Auris Health to J & J for nearly $6B raises $300M in 'blank check' IPO
A "blank check" company led by Silicon Valley robotic surgery entrepreneurs and investors is poised to begin trading on Wall Street Tuesday after raising $300 million in an IPO. The special purpose acquisition company, Lux Health Tech Acquisition Corp. (NASDAQ:LUXAU), plans to find a health tech company to merge with and take public. It's led by Peter Hebert, co-founder and managing director of Menlo Park-based Lux Ventures, and Josh DeFonzo, the former president of John son& Johnson's robotics … (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 27, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Cromwell Schubarth Source Type: news

Centene ’s Enrollment Jumps Thanks To WellCare And Pandemic Enrollment
Centene, which completed its acquisition WellCare earlier this year to create a national health plan, reported revenue jumped 53% to $29 billion, putting the company on track to eclipse $109 billion in revenue for 2020. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 27, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Japsen, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Business /business Retail /retail Coronavirus Decision Maker Content decisionmaker pharma Source Type: news

NKY health care firm announces its largest acquisition to date
A Northern Kentucky home medical equipment provider has announced its latest acquistion, and it ranks as the company ’s largest deal to date. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - October 27, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: Liz Engel Source Type: news

Charles Schwab to lay off 1,000 workers following TD Ameritrade merger
Just weeks after closing its acquisition of TD Ameritrade, Charles Schwab Corp. announced Monday it will lay off about 1,000 employees,... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Livongo leaders, investor plan to raise $500M in a 'blank check' IPO
Health Assurance Acquisition Corp. joins a record number of SPACs that have either filed or raised funds this year. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 27, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Cromwell Schubarth Source Type: news

Charles Schwab to lay off 1,000 workers following merger with TD Ameritrade
The integration of Schwab's and TD Ameritrade's operations is expected to take place over the next 18 to 36 months as the company seeks... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Charles Schwab plans to lay off 1,000 employees following TD Ameritrade merger
Charles Schwab said Monday that it is laying off 1,000 employees just weeks after completing its acquisition of TD Ameritrade. The job... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Livongo leaders, investor plan to raise $500M in a 'blank check' IPO
Health Assurance Acquisition Corp. joins a record number of SPACs that have either filed or raised funds this year. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 26, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Cromwell Schubarth Source Type: news