iSchemaView, Samsung NeuroLogica join forces
Cerebrovascular imaging software developer iSchemaView has formed a partnership...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: iSchemaView wins new FDA clearance for Rapid platform MaxQ AI signs Samsung NeuroLogica as distributor Samsung NeuroLogica teams with Winnebago for mobile CT iSchemaView reports rapid sales growth Samsung NeuroLogica wins $250M DOD contract iSchemaView lands FDA nod for CTA software (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 22, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Hospital PPPs Undermine Healthcare
By Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame SundaramSYDNEY & KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 22 2019 (IPS)Despite all the evidence to the contrary, and substantial opposition from community groups, public-private partnerships (PPPs) are still being promoted to deliver sustainable development.Public-private hospital partnerships are supposed to ensure that the private sector will offer much needed efficiency in healthcare provision. Anis ChowdhuryHowever, any government considering healthcare PPPs should be aware of the Australian experience, especially after what has happened with the Northern Beaches Hospital, a PPP between the New South Wale...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame Sundaram Tags: Development & Aid Economy & Trade Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights Labour TerraViva United Nations Trade & Investment Source Type: news

Finalists for HSJ Partnership Awards 2019 revealed
The shortlist for the HSJ Partnership Awards 2019 has been announced today. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - January 22, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Milwaukee's Versiti extends reach to Ohio State medical center
Milwaukee-based Versiti Inc. signed what it says is its largest-ever partnership for supplying blood and blood products with The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. The arrangement with Ohio State Wexner Medical Center represents Versiti’s expansion into a fifth state. Versiti is an affiliation of blood centers in Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana and Michigan including Versiti BloodCenter of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. Beginning July 1, The Ohio State University W exner Medical… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 22, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Rich Kirchen Source Type: news

GSK and Sanofi join FinnGen, a large scale genome study of the Finnish population
(University of Helsinki) GSK and Sanofi have joined the FinnGen study, a large public private partnership aiming to collect and analyse genome and health data from 500 000 Finns and thereby generate novel medically and therapeutically relevant insights. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Keeping astronauts healthy during deep space missions
(Michigan State University) George Mias, Michigan State University biochemistry and molecular biology researcher, believes precision medicine -- a personalized approach using technology to analyze an individual's wellness to predict and possibly prevent illnesses -- can keep astronauts healthy during deep space missions. Mias is one of only 15 researchers to receive a two-year award from the Translational Research Institute for Space Health in partnership with NASA. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

£ 20 million to tackle nitrogen pollution
(Centre for Ecology& Hydrology) The UK Government has announced its commitment to fund a major international research programme to tackle the challenge that nitrogen pollution poses for the environment, food security, human health and the economy in South Asia. The South Asian Nitrogen Hub, a partnership led by the UK's Centre for Ecology& Hydrology and comprising around 50 organisations from across the UK and South Asia, will be established with funding from UK Research and Innovation (UKRI). (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - January 22, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Milwaukee's Versiti extends reach to Ohio State medical center
Milwaukee-based Versiti Inc. signed what it says is its largest-ever partnership for supplying blood and blood products with The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. The arrangement with Ohio State Wexner Medical Center represents Versiti’s expansion into a fifth state. Versiti is an affiliation of blood centers in Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana and Michigan including Versiti BloodCenter of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. Beginning July 1, The Ohio State University W exner Medical… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 21, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Rich Kirchen Source Type: news

Applications Now Open for Pioneering Digital Health Accelerator Programme
The Yorkshire & Humber AHSN (Academic Health Science Network), in partnership with mHabitat, announces that applications for the 2019 Propel@YH digital health accelerator programme are now open. Propel@YH has been launched to provide innovative organisations developing digital health solutions with access to a structured course of support and advice aimed at helping its business cohort to navigate the NHS, whilst enabling accelerated company growth and increased market presence. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 21, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Medtronic ‘Embraces’ its Role in the Opioid Crisis Fight
Not many medtech companies have the reach and scale of Medtronic. Yet, the Dublin-based firm is in the same position as any other device firm when it comes to the awareness and acceptance of alternatives to oral opioids. Medtronic is hoping to change this with the help of its newly-launched Embrace Targeted Drug Delivery (TDD)clinical study. The 100-patient trial is a post-market study set to evaluate the use of the SynhroMed II intrathecal drug delivery system for patients with chronic intractable non-malignant primary back pain with or without leg pain. The first patient was enrolled in Embrace TDD last week. â ...
Source: MDDI - January 18, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: Business Source Type: news

CHOP-based Pediatric Device Consortium expands to Pittsburgh
What used to be the Philadelphia Pediatric Medical Device Consortium is now the Pennsylvania Pediatric Medical Device Consortium following a partnership the group formed with two programs at the University of Pittsburgh. The named change for the consortium, based at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, follows a recent five-year, $6 million grant renewal from its sponsor, the Food and Drug Administration  The consortium’s mission is to support the development of promising medical devices that… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 18, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: John George Source Type: news

Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience enters partnership with Zeiss
(Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience) The Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI) announces a new 'labs@location' partnership agreement between the MPFI Electron Microscopy (EM) Core Facility and Germany-based microscopy company ZEISS, known for its cutting-edge imaging technologies. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - January 18, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Still too few people from diverse ethnic backgrounds in senior NHS roles
And reports of discrimination on the up, latest annual report shows Related items fromOnMedica Brexit creates uncertainty for EU care workers in Scotland Health secretary ‘committed’ to contract negotiations New regulations promise better protection for whistleblowers GP contract for England brings overall 3.4% increase ‘Make GP partnerships more attractive than locum work’ (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - January 18, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Atomwise is one of the companies leading the charge in AI-powered drug discovery
Borne out of academic research, Atomwise now has over $50 million in funding and partnerships with major players in the pharmaceutical industry. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Richard Procter Source Type: news

Will a New J & amp;J and Apple Collaboration Lead to Better AFib Outcomes?
Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen Pharmaceuticals is teaming up with Apple for a research study to look at how to help improve atrial fibrillation (AFib) outcomes, including stroke prevention, through the use of wearables. The partnership will use an app developed by J&J along with the Cupertino, CA-based company’s Apple Watch. Recall in September of 2018, Apple received FDA clearance for an ECG app and another software-only mobile medical app analyzing pulse rates for irregular rhythms. Both companies said the multi-year research program will be launched later in 2019. This large-sca...
Source: MDDI - January 17, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: Digital Health Cardiovascular Source Type: news

Atomwise is one of the companies leading the charge in AI-powered drug discovery
Borne out of academic research, Atomwise now has over $50 million in funding and partnerships with major players in the pharmaceutical industry. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 17, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Richard Procter Source Type: news

Baptist, LHC Group partnership begets 'tremendous results' in first year
“The way that we projected growth and the change in quality ... we’ve tracked better than we had projected.” (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jason Bolton Source Type: news

Baptist, LHC Group partnership begets 'tremendous results' in first year
“The way that we projected growth and the change in quality ... we’ve tracked better than we had projected.” (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 17, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jason Bolton Source Type: news

Fatimata Sy on Partnering to Expand Access to Contraceptives
By Ruchika Tulshyan, Contributor, The OptimistJanuary 17, 2019Fatimata Sy  talks to The Optimist about her work, the future of family planning, and her own audacious personal goal.When it launched in 2011, theOuagadougou Partnership set an audacious goal for 2020: Increase the number of women using modern contraceptives by at least 2.2 million in nine francophone West African countries.Historically, not many women in the region used contraceptives because of socio-cultural factors and infrastructure challenges. But members of the Partnership were determined to prove that with the right approach, family pla...
Source: IntraHealth International - January 17, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: cbishopp Tags: Ouagadougou Partnership Coordination Unit Family Planning & Reproductive Health Source Type: news

Walgreens Partnership Strategy Won't End With Microsoft
Walgreens and Microsoft " will reach out to other players in the space to create a true ecosystem, " Walgreens Boots Alliance CEO Stefano Pessina says. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Japsen, Contributor Tags: NASDAQ:WBA NYSE:UNH NYSE:CVS NASDAQ:MSFT NYSE:HUM Source Type: news

WVU Medicine is getting closer to Pittsburgh. Do local health systems have anything to worry about?
Earlier in January, Uniontown Hospital and West Virginia University Health System moved closer to a partnership that would displace UPMC's longstanding relationship in Fayette County. The deal, which sources said could close as soon as April 1, will be the latest move in a multimillion-dollar expansion effort by WVU Health System that is having ripple effects across southwestern Pennsylvania. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 17, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

California Northridge Earthquake, 25 Years Ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Twenty-five years ago this week, a violent, pre-dawn earthquake shook Los Angeles from its sleep, and sunrise revealed widespread devastation, with dozens killed and $25 billion in damage. A look back at the damage, deaths and developments in seismic safety since the disaster: ___ THE QUAKE At 4:31 a.m. on Jan. 17, 1994, a hidden fault lurking under the city's San Fernando Valley neighborhoods unleashed a magnitude 6.7 earthquake that shattered buildings, broke water mains and ignited fires. The so-called blind thrust fault — one with no surface features to reveal its presence — caused ...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - January 17, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Major Incidents News Mass Casualty Incidents News Videos Source Type: news

Liberia: 2754 Barrels of Salmonella Pork Quarantined
[Observer] Authorities of the Ministry of Health in partnership with the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MOCI) have quarantined 2754 barrels of pork meat brought in the country, contaminated with salmonella poison. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 17, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Combination therapy more effective in treating patients with leishmaniasis and HIV
(Drugs for Neglected Diseases Initiative) The results of clinical trials conducted in Ethiopia by the Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi), in partnership with M é decins Sans Fronti è res (MSF), the University of Gondar, and Addis Ababa University, open the way for more effective and safer treatments for people with both HIV and visceral leishmaniasis (VL), a group of patients who have historically suffered from poor treatment options. The results were published today in PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - January 17, 2019 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Automated text messages improve outcomes after joint replacement surgery
(Wolters Kluwer Health) An automated text messaging system increases patient engagement with home-based exercise and promotes faster recovery after total knee or hip replacement surgery, reports a study in the Jan. 16, 2019, issue of The Journal of Bone& Joint Surgery. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio in partnership with Wolters Kluwer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 17, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

National Registry Evolution Builds Momentum
NREMT Executive Director Bill Seifarth. Since its founding in 1970, the National Registry of EMTs (NREMT) has offered the nation assurance that the men and women providing emergency treatment in the out-of-hospital setting are capable of providing the care that patients and their loved ones deserve. Following the interim direction of Drew Dawson, the NREMT named Bill Seifarth as its new executive director in August 2018. An EMS industry veteran, Seifarth brings more than 20 years of experience to the position, including leadership at both the state and federal levels, along with a background of managing several comprehensi...
Source: JEMS Special Topics - January 16, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Ryan Kelley, NREMT Tags: Exclusive Articles Administration and Leadership Source Type: news

Breaking into the U.S. med-tech market, Denmark looks to Minnesota
A Danish initiative called MedTech Bridge has partnered with the Golden Valley-based Medical Alley Association to create a longterm foothold in the U.S. health care market. Denmark is home to med-tech companies like Coloplast A/S and GN ReSound, which both already have offices in Minnesota. MedTech Bridge intends to help Danish companies compete in the U.S. Representatives from MedTech Bridge were in the Twin Cities this week to finalize the partnership with Medica l Alley and meet with medical… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 16, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Carrigan Miller Source Type: news

Triad university's new $12 million sports facility includes state-of-the-art pitching lab
Wake Forest Baptist Health and Wake Forest University are teaming up to determine root causes and ways to prevent sports injuries, particularly in baseball.   The university unveiled a new state-of-the-art pitching lab today as part of WFU’s $12 million player development center at its David F. Couch ballpark. The lab is among the first of its kind in the U.S., integrating the WFU athletic department with sports medicine experts at WFBH.  “This is truly a groundbreaking partnership in college… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 16, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John Joyce Source Type: news

Ciitizen collects $17M to continue development of sharable digital health records
The startup will also look to increase its commercialization efforts through new hires and healthcare stakeholder partnerships. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 16, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Walmart Opts to Leave CVS Partnerships Over Pricing Dispute Walmart Opts to Leave CVS Partnerships Over Pricing Dispute
Walmart Inc has opted to end its involvement in the network of commercial and Medicaid pharmacies run by CVS Health Corp after the two companies failed to agree on pricing, CVS said on Tuesday.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Illinois hospital announces partnership with online heath care market provider
HSHS St. Elizabeth ’s Hospital in O’Fallon, Illinois, has partnered with an online health care market provider to help save money for patients without insurance. Hospital officials said the partnership, with online health care market provider MDsave, would give patients access to a wide variety of medical procedu res at upfront prices up to 60 percent off the average market cost, as well as simplified billing and educational resources. MDsave allows patients to search geographically by procedure,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 16, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: Brian Robbins Source Type: news

Pediatric device consortium now covers all of Pennsylvania
(Children's Hospital of Philadelphia) The Pennsylvania Pediatric Medical Device Consortium (PPDC), based at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, announces a partnership with two programs at the University of Pittsburgh. Formerly the Philadelphia Pediatric Medical Device Consortium, the PPDC's new name reflects its statewide reach. This expansion comes on the heels of a five-year, $6 million grant renewal from the Consortium's sponsor, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - January 16, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Regulator set to double capacity to test overseas doctors for work in UK
GMC will open new centre in Manchester this summer, taking capacity up to 11,000 a year Related items fromOnMedica Joined-up approach needed to recruit overseas doctors Over a third of nursing posts earmarked for cuts Doctors believe patient care has worsened ‘Make GP partnerships more attractive than locum work’ Scotland to introduce legal requirement on NHS staffing (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - January 16, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Advocate Aurora execs share strategy with investors
Advocate Aurora Health plans to remain competitive against other health care systems by building scale, capabilities and new service offerings through mergers, acquisitions and partnerships, according to co-CEO Nick Turkal and chief financial officer Dominic Nakis. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 15, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Rich Kirchen Source Type: news

Advocate Aurora execs share strategy with investors
Advocate Aurora Health plans to remain competitive against other health care systems by building scale, capabilities and new service offerings through mergers, acquisitions and partnerships, according to co-CEO Nick Turkal and chief financial officer Dominic Nakis. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Rich Kirchen Source Type: news

Medic-CE Boosts Fire Continuing Education Training with Clarion UX Fire & Rescue Group Partnership
Medic-CE, a leading provider of accredited, online continuing education for fire and emergency medical services (EMS) professionals, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Clarion UX Fire & Rescue Group that will more easily allow firefighters and other EMS professionals meet their continuing education requirements. This includes an expected 200-percent increase in fire continuing education content for Medic-CE customers. “We couldn’t be more excited about this partnership with Clarion UX and the opportunity to provide agencies across the country with even more continuing education training,&rdqu...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - January 15, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Operations Press Releases News Source Type: news

Medic-CE Boosts Fire Continuing Education Training with Clarion UX Fire & Rescue Group Partnership
Medic-CE, a leading provider of accredited, online continuing education for fire and emergency medical services (EMS) professionals, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Clarion UX Fire & Rescue Group that will more easily allow firefighters and other EMS professionals meet their continuing education requirements. This includes an expected 200-percent increase in fire continuing education content for Medic-CE customers. “We couldn’t be more excited about this partnership with Clarion UX and the opportunity to provide agencies across the country with even more continuing education training,&rdqu...
Source: JEMS Operations - January 15, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Operations Press Releases News Source Type: news

UB partnership targets autism research
A group of University at Buffalo researchers have formed a collaboration to advance research into autism and other complex conditions. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

UB partnership targets autism research
A group of University at Buffalo researchers have formed a collaboration to advance research into autism and other complex conditions. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 15, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Walgreens CEO: Microsoft Will Help Create'Ecosystem' To Simplify Healthcare
Walgreens CEO Stefano Pessina says the partnership with Microsoft will help create an “ecosystem” that connects its drugstores to patients and their medical care providers in communities. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Japsen, Contributor Tags: NASDAQ:WBA NYSE:BRK.B NYSE:CVS NASDAQ:MSFT NYSE:AET Source Type: news

JenaValve names Kilcoyne as CEO | Personnel Moves – January 15, 2019
JenaValve Technology said today that it named former ReVision Optics prez & CEO John Kilcoyne as its new chief executive officer, effective immediately, replacing Dr. Victoria Carr-Brendell, who has taken up an executive leadership position with Sonova Holding AG (SIX:SOON). Prior to his time at ReVision Optics, Kilcoyne served as prez & CEO at Micrus Endovascular where he led the company through an initial public offering in 2005 and an acquisition by Johnson & Johnson in 2010. He has also held positions at Solace Therapeutics and Endonetics, Irvine, Calif.-based JenaValve said. “I am plea...
Source: Mass Device - January 15, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Featured apyxmedical biogennix Cardiac Dimensions Cardiovascular Systems Inc. Coorstek Covidien DaVita Inc. Digirad Corp. Endologix ev3 Inc. Integra LifeSciences Intuitive Surgical InVivo Therapeutics Source Type: news

Africa: CFAO reaffirms its support for AMREF and its partnership with Club Sant é Afrique
[35 °N] 15 January 2019 - CFAO, a key player in distribution in Africa, has signed a three‑year renewal of its partnership with AMREF, Africa's leading NGO in public health. The partnership operates through Club Santé Afrique, AMREF's endowment fund, which serves to pool and optimise the resources of companies and foundations active across the continent. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 15, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Olympus inks precision cancer imaging and treatment dev deal with USC
Olympus (TYO:7733) said late last week that it inked a co-development partnership with the University of Southern California looking to advance multiscale research into cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment through the use of precision medicine. The deal is a first for the university and the company, Olympus said, adding that it hopes that the personalized treatments that emerge from the partnership will advance cancer research and “potentially improve the precision of patient diagnosis and treatment.” “Olympus is honored to provide the optical tools used to capture the breadth of what’s h...
Source: Mass Device - January 15, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Imaging Oncology Research & Development Olympus Source Type: news

Greater support for practice managers needed, GP partnership review says
Practice managers should receive further training and development to help ease the workload pressures on their practices, a review has suggested.  TheGP Partnership Review, published today, put forward the suggestion as part of a series of recommendations to reinvigorate the partnership model. Hide related content:  Show related contentread more (Source: Management in Practice)
Source: Management in Practice - January 15, 2019 Category: Practice Management Authors: vfiore Tags: *** Editor ' s Pick Practice development Practice management Premises Latest News Source Type: news

In Blockbuster Alliance, Walgreens And Microsoft To Develop'New Healthcare Models '
Walgreens said it has formed a partnership with Microsoft Corp. to " develop new health care delivery models, technology and retail innovations to advance and improve the future of health care. " (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Japsen, Contributor Tags: NASDAQ:WBA NASDAQ:MSFT NYSE:CVS NYSE:AET NASDAQ:AMZN Source Type: news

CCGs should pay for data protection officers, suggests partnership review
CCGs should fund data protection officers to help overworked practices cope with patient data requests, the GP partnership review has suggested.Hide related content:  Show related contentread more (Source: Management in Practice)
Source: Management in Practice - January 15, 2019 Category: Practice Management Authors: vfiore Tags: *** Editor ' s Pick Patients Practice management Latest News Source Type: news

The King's Fund responds to the publication of Dr Nigel Watson's GP Partnership review
(Source: The King's Fund - Press)
Source: The King's Fund - Press - January 15, 2019 Category: UK Health Authors: kf_admin Source Type: news

Partnership best model for delivering what GPs and patients want
We need more GPs – current model of NHS care too focused on hospitals, and is unsustainable Related items fromOnMedica GP numbers have fallen by 1,340 in just two years GPs warn government: fund service properly or it will collapse Scotland to introduce legal requirement on NHS staffing Study shows why GPs quit patient care ‘Prioritise’ junior doctors’ mental health, bosses told (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - January 15, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Bad press about GPs ‘soul destroying’ and harms recruitment
Media blame GPs for general practice crisis – but say hospital pressures are government’s fault Related items fromOnMedica GPs warn government: fund service properly or it will collapse Stop cynically undermining trust in doctors says BMA Partnership best model for delivering what GPs and patients want Fund NHS standards or change them, warn NHS Providers Treatment of whistleblowers a “stain on NHS”, say MPs (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - January 15, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

GP partnership review: final report
The Department of Health and Social Care has published the findings of the partnership review chaired by Dr Nigel Watson. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - January 15, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news