The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia opens new specialty care facility
US-based Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has opened a new 25,000ft² Specialty Care Centre on the University Medical Centre on Princeton campus in Plainsboro. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - April 28, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

DPR breaks ground on new rehabilitation facility in Florida, US
US-based DPR Construction has broken ground on a new Gloria Drummond Physical Rehabilitation Institute, which is being developed for Boca Raton Regional Hospital. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - April 27, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mediclinic to develop new $190m hospital in Dubai
Mediclinic International subsidiary Mediclinic Middle East has unveiled plans to build a new hospital in Dubai, which will involve an investment of AED700m ($190.5m). (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - April 26, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

USMD opens new cancer treatment centre in Texas, US
USMD Cancer Treatment Centers, a subsidiary of USMD Holdings, has opened a new Collom & Carney Cancer Treatment Centre in Texarkana, Texas, US. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - April 24, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

EOS deploys its imaging technology at CUHK hospital in Hong Kong
France-based EOS imaging has installed its system at the hospital of the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) in Hong Kong, the firm's first installation in the region. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - April 22, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

US-based NSH to buy majority stake in Optim Healthcare
US-based National Surgical Healthcare (NSH) will acquire a majority stake in Georgia-based orthopaedic-focused health system, Optim Healthcare. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - April 21, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Medistar to develop new senior care facilities in Houston, US
Medical real estate development firm Medistar has unveiled plans to develop new integrated senior care facilities in three submarkets within the Greater Houston area, US. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - April 20, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Ontario grants $316m fund for expansion project of St Michael's Hospital
Canada's Ontario province is providing $316m to support the expansion of St Michael's Hospital, in a bid to offer better critical care services for patients. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - April 19, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

US-based St Cloud Surgical Centre deploys Blue Belt’s Navio technology
US-based St Cloud Surgical Centre has deployed Blue Belt Technologies' Navio technology, in a bid to help surgeons carry out precise and accurate partial knee replacement surgeries. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - April 16, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Harvard Pilgrim Institute partners with HCA for research studies
The Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute has entered a research partnership agreement with Hospital Corporation of America (HCA), in a bid to work jointly to carry out a broad portfolio of research studies. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - April 15, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

New York’s Crouse Hospital to deploy Medworxx’s patient flow platform
Canada-based health information technology firm Medworxx Solutions is set to deploy its patient flow solution Clinical Criteria in the Crouse Hospital, New York, US. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - April 14, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Boston Medical Centre deploys Aruba’s gigabit wi-fi network and mobile app solutions
US-based Boston Medical Centre (BMC) has deployed Aruba Networks' 802.11ac and mobile app solutions to allow a gigabit wireless network across the facility with indoor location services. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - April 13, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

India’s Apollo Hospitals to provide proton therapy
India-based Apollo Hospitals is set to deploy proton therapy in its facilities, in a bid to provide an advanced treatment for cancer. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - April 12, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

US-based Frederick Memorial Hospital deploys Tableau platform
US-based Frederick Memorial Hospital has selected Tableau and FTI Catalyst to implement healthcare analytics in the hospital. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - April 9, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

US-based IHIE deploys DataMotion’s Direct Secure Messaging solution
US-based Indiana Health Information Exchange (IHIE) has implemented DataMotion's Direct Secure Messaging solution, in a bid to provide protected health information (PHI). (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - April 8, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

HealthPartners to invest $140m for Park Nicollet Hospital upgrade in US
US-based HealthPartners has unveiled plans for a $140m expansion and renovation project at Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital in St Louis Park, Minnesota. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - April 7, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

March's top stories: Plenary Health’s $512m deal, $214m WB loan for Ukraine
Plenary Health received a $512m contract from Canada's Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Halton Healthcare Services (HHS) to design, build, finance and maintain the expansion project of Milton District Hospital. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - April 6, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Ventas to buy healthcare services provider Ardent for $1.75bn
US-based Ventas has entered an agreement to acquire healthcare services provider Ardent Medical Services for $1.75bn in cash. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - April 6, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

HealthSouth and Memorial Health start operations at new rehabilitation hospital in US
US-based inpatient rehabilitation hospitals operator HealthSouth and healthcare organisation Memorial Health have jointly commenced operations at the Savannah Rehabilitation Hospital in Georgia. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - April 1, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

US-based CHA selects Health Catalyst’s comparative analytics platform for its hospital
US-based Children's Hospital Association (CHA) has selected Health Catalyst's Late-Binding Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) in a bid to improve comparative analytics of its 220 member hospitals. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 31, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Plenary Health secures $512m contract for Milton District expansion project in Canada
Plenary Health has received a $512m contract from Canada's Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Halton Healthcare Services (HHS) to design, build, finance and maintain the expansion project of Milton District Hospital. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 30, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Concord Medical to buy Fortis Surgical Hospital in Singapore
Hospital management solution provider Concord Medical Services Holdings (CCM) has signed a purchase agreement with Fortis Healthcare to acquire a hospital in Singapore for S$55m ($39m). (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 29, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

US-based Desert Valley Medical Centre deploys Leaf’s patient wearable technology
US-based Desert Valley Medical Centre has implemented Leaf Healthcare's patient wearable technology in a bid to reduce hospital acquired pressure ulcers. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 27, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Beaumont Health collaborates with UHC to improve supply chain performance
US-based Beaumont Health has collaborated with University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC) and its supply contracting firm Novation to increase cost savings and supply chain performance improvement. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 26, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Philips and Mount Sinai to create new digital pathology database
Netherlands' Royal Philips has partnered with US-based Mount Sinai Health System to create a new digital pathology database and analytics. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 25, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

IHH Healthcare acquires majority stake in India-based Continental Hospitals
Malaysia-based healthcare firm IHH Healthcare Berhad announced that its indirect wholly owned subsidiary Gleneagles Development has purchased a 51% interest in India-based Continental Hospitals for MYR166.73m ($45.4m). (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 24, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Tenet to acquire majority stake in USPI
US-based healthcare services firm Tenet Healthcare has signed an agreement with private-equity firm Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe to acquire 50.1% interest in United Surgical Partners International (USPI). (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 23, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Puyallup Tribe to open new cancer centre in Fife, US
The Puyallup Tribe of Indians has unveiled plans to open a new Salish Integrative Oncology Care Centre (SIOCC) in Fife, Washington, US. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 20, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

UCHealth to construct new $100m hospital in Longmont, US
University of Colorado Health (UCHealth) has unveiled plans to construct a new hospital in Longmont, US, with an investment between $100m and $125m. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 19, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mubadala’s CCAD multispecialty hospital commences operations in Abu Dhabi, UAE
Mubadala Healthcare's new multispecialty hospital Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi (CCAD) has commenced operations with the opening of services in the Eye Institute. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 18, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

US-based Kennedy Health to deploy Mach7 enterprise imaging platform
US-based Kennedy Health is set to deploy Mach7 Technologies' vendor neutral archive (VNA) enterprise imaging platform. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 17, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Intersurgical Critical Care Product Range at ISICEM 2015
Intersurgical will exhibit their full range of critical care products at ISICEM from 17-20 March on stand 2.06. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 16, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

EIB provides funding of £46m for new Papworth Hospital in UK
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has granted a £46m fund to build new Papworth Hospital on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus in the UK. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 16, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

US-based Medsphere and Silver Hill Hospital partner for OpenVista DSum module
US-based Medsphere Systems has partnered with Silver Hill Hospital in Connecticut for new Discharge Summary (DSum) module, part of Medsphere's OpenVista electronic health record (EHR), developed specifically for behavioural health hospitals. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 13, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

EIB grants £109m fund to new Dumfries hospital in Scotland
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has granted a £109m fund to build a new District and General Hospital in Dumfries, Scotland. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 12, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel to start $78m expansion project in US
US-based Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel has unveiled plans to start construction on a $78m expansion project this year in a bid to increase the number of patient rooms, operating rooms and emergency suites. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 11, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

KU Med breaks ground on $280m expansion facility in US
US-based University of Kansas Hospital (KU Med) has broken ground on a new facility, which is being constructed to meet demand in various growing areas. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 10, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

US-based Mercy Hospital Joplin to open on 22 March
US-based Mercy Hospital Joplin is set to officially open on 22 March, which replaces the former St John's Mercy Regional Medical Centre in Joplin, Missouri, US. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 9, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

World Bank grants $214m fund for Ukrainian health sector
The World Bank has granted a $214.73m loan for Ukraine's Serving People, Improving Health Project, in a bid to help implement reforms and improve services in the health sector. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 6, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

February's top stories: Kindred’s $1.8bn deal, Scripps $456m cardio institute
US-based healthcare services firm Kindred Healthcare completed the acquisition of Gentiva Health Services (GHS) for $1.8bn. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 5, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

EOS deploys its imaging technology in University Hospitals’ facility in Belgium
France-based EOS imaging has installed its system at the Pellenberg campus of the University Hospitals Leuven network in Belgium. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 5, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

CHS agrees to sell two South Carolina facilities
US-based Community Health Systems' (CHS) subsidiaries have entered into an agreement with M/C Healthcare to divest their stake in two hospitals in South Carolina. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 4, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Prime Healthcare acquires Community Health’s two hospitals in US
US-based hospital system Prime Healthcare Services has completed the acquisition of two hospitals from subsidiaries of Community Health Systems. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 3, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Varian installs TrueBeam STx system at Singapore's Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Singapore-based Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital has installed Varian Medical Systems' TrueBeam STx system to treat cancer. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - March 2, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Scripps Health opens new $456m Prebys Cardiovascular Institute in US
US-based health care system Scripps Health has opened a new $456m Prebys Cardiovascular Institute in La Jolla of San Diego, California, US. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - February 27, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Ontario to provide $28m for mental health and addiction services
Canada's Ontario province is providing $28m to local mental health and addiction organisations, in a bid to provide closer care to people with mental health and addiction challenges. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - February 26, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

GE Healthcare to support radiology infrastructure modernisation in Kenyan hospitals
The Kenyan Ministry of Health (MoH) has selected GE Healthcare as its strategic partner, in a bid to support its healthcare modernisation programme in the country. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - February 25, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Prime’s EHMC to open new geriatric inpatient unit in Encino, US
US-based hospital system Prime Healthcare Services is set to launch its first geriatric emergency room and inpatient unit at Encino Hospital Medical Centre (EHMC) in Encino, California. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - February 24, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

William Beaumont Army Medical Centre deploys germ-zapping robot to eradicate germs
US-based William Beaumont Army Medical Centre has deployed a germ-zapping robot, which uses ultraviolet (UV) light to eradicate viruses such as Ebola. (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - February 23, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news