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Healthcare Administration

Ascension to purchase Presence Health

Ascension, the country’s largest Catholic health system, has signed a letter of intent to purchase Presence Health, the largest Catholic system in Illinois. Under...

Trump quietly signs FDA reauthorization bill, officially funding a new digital...

President Donald Trump signed a bill reauthorizing the Food and Drug Administration’s user fee agreements for drugs and devices that will fund a new...

Healthcare Design and Engineering

Medical Products / Devices

Soft, water-powered robot makes endoscopic surgery easier

Harvard researchers have created a rigid-soft robotic arm for endoscopes that can sense, flex and has multiple degrees of freedom. Flexible endoscopes fit through...

In-Office CT Imaging Equipment Helps Urgent Care Centers Better Address Orthopedic Care

According to a 2015 survey by the Urgent Care Association of America, there are more than 7,000 urgent-care centers in the United States. The industry is...

‘Electronic skin’ takes wearable health monitors to the next level

Researchers have developed a new, electronic skin which can track heart rate, respiration, muscle movement and other health data. The electronic skins offers several...

Mayo Clinic says neonatology telehealth saves infants’ lives, avoids transfers

As a center of excellence in neonatology, the Mayo Clinic is using telemedicine to provide remote consultations throughout the region for high-acuity neonatology needs. Mayo’s...

Silver Nanoparticle Coating and Tiny Electric Current Prevent Bacteria from Settling on Medical Devices

Silver ions and electric current are well-known killers of bacteria that have been utilized to keep things clean in different scenarios for many years. At...

Software and Systems