Health care

SANUWAVE Health Announces Exclusive Licensing of NanoVibronix, Inc. Surface Acoustic Wave Ultrasound Technology

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 4:06pm

SUWANEE, GA, April 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NEWMEDIAWIRE --SANUWAVE Health, Inc.(OTCQB: SNWV)and NanoVibronix, Inc. have announced an exclusive worldwide license agreement for NanoVibronixs surface acoustic wave ultrasound technology in the wound care market.

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  • SUWANEE, GA, April 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NEWMEDIAWIRE --SANUWAVE Health, Inc.(OTCQB: SNWV)and NanoVibronix, Inc. have announced an exclusive worldwide license agreement for NanoVibronixs surface acoustic wave ultrasound technology in the wound care market.
  • Under this agreement, SANUWAVE has acquired the exclusive worldwide license and sales rights for NanoVibronixs patch-based therapeutic ultrasound technology device, WoundShield, that facilitates tissue regeneration and wound healing by using ultrasound to increase local capillary perfusion and tissue oxygenation.
  • NanoVibronix's expertise in surface acoustic wave ultrasound technology development is unmatched and we are very happy to have the responsibility to grow a high-quality product that has key benefits."
  • Brian Murphy, Chief executive Officer of NanoVibronix, added, "By leveraging the strength of SANUWAVE's commercial organization, we're able to focus on continued innovation in the surface acoustic wave ultrasound technology area.

Modelo Commits $500,000 to #FirstRespondersFirst, Supporting Healthcare Workers on the Frontlines of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 3:13pm

Chan School of Public Health , Thrive Global , and the CAA Foundation to support U.S. healthcare workers battling against COVID-19.

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  • Chan School of Public Health , Thrive Global , and the CAA Foundation to support U.S. healthcare workers battling against COVID-19.
  • Modelos commitment includes a $500,000 donation to the initiative to provide essential supplies, equipment, and resources to protect healthcare workers on the frontlines.
  • The initiatives goal is to provide first responder healthcare workers with physical and psychological resources they so desperately need as they serve on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • #FirstRespondersFirsts fundraising call to action delivers critical resources for protecting frontline healthcare workers, ranging from minimum-wage hourly workers in home-care settings to social workers, nurses, physicians, and beyond.

Global Salicylic Acid Market (2020 to 2025) - Growth, Trends and Forecasts - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 2:37pm

The "Salicylic Acid Market - Growth, Trends and Forecasts (2020 - 2025)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Salicylic Acid Market - Growth, Trends and Forecasts (2020 - 2025)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Global salicylic acid market is projected to register a CAGR of 4.8% during the forecast period 2020-2025.
  • Moreover, the growing demand for dermatological treatment products such as acne solutions across the globe drives the market for premium salicylic acid.
  • Owing to the robust production and largest export of salicylic acid in the country, China poses high power in regulating global ingredient price

UCSF Health Affiliate Circle Medical Launches Nation’s Most Accessible Primary Care Telemedicine Service

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Circle Medical , a tech-driven primary care practice based in San Francisco, today expanded its primary care telemedicine service nationwide.

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  • Circle Medical , a tech-driven primary care practice based in San Francisco, today expanded its primary care telemedicine service nationwide.
  • Covering 27 states representing 67% of the US population, and in-network with most insurance plans, Circle Medical has by far the largest primary care telemedicine footprint in the country.
  • With telemedicine for primary care, patients can now establish a relationship with a primary care provider who can manage their preventive care, chronic conditions, medications, lab orders and referrals.
  • Circle Medical is a rapidly growing full-stack primary care practice that builds technology to make quality, delightful primary care accessible at scale.

LiveProcess Launches Free COVID-19 Response Package to Help Health Systems Coordinate and Track Pandemic

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 2:03pm

LiveProcess , the leader in healthcare emergency management and real-time coordination systems, today announced free access to its web-based platform for US-based health systems as they battle the COVID-19 pandemic.

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  • LiveProcess , the leader in healthcare emergency management and real-time coordination systems, today announced free access to its web-based platform for US-based health systems as they battle the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • It provides health systems with the abilities to set up incident command, send resource requests and assign tasks to generating after-action reports automatically.
  • The free response package leverages the companys LiveProcess Emergency Manager , its widely used solution that enables hospitals and health systems to effectively prepare for and respond to disruptive events.
  • Our health systems are under tremendous strain and the situation changes by the minute, said Terry Zysk, CEO, LiveProcess.

Circadia Health Commits $3 million in Respiratory Monitors to Global COVID-19 Efforts

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 11:47am

LONDON, April 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Circadia Health announces $3 million in medical devices and services towards COVID-19 relief efforts across the globe.

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  • LONDON, April 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Circadia Health announces $3 million in medical devices and services towards COVID-19 relief efforts across the globe.
  • Circadia is committing to an immediate delivery of 2,000 devices and is on track to tripling their manufacturing capacity.
  • The Circadia C100 facilitates inexpensive and medical grade respiratory monitoring while reducing patient and healthcare provider contact and exposure to COVID-19.
  • Circadia has started deploying its AI-powered C100 with a large hospital in Los Angeles and is in ongoing discussions with global governments and health systems.

CoVent-19 Challenge Asks Millions of Designers and Engineers to Respond to the Ventilator Crisis

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 6:43pm

View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200401005650/en/

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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200401005650/en/
    The CoVent-19 Challenge provides millions of engineers and designers an opportunity to help with the ventilator crisis.
  • Weve been watching as countries around the world struggle with providing invasive mechanical ventilation to all who need it.
  • This site reaches a community of more than 7 million professional designers, engineers, manufacturers, and students, and anyone can participate.
  • Evaluation by judges of minimum-viable ventilator designs will assess safety, reliability, and manufacturability, while minimizing cost and complex software and electronics.

UnityPoint Health launches WELL Rapid Release Program to enhance COVID-19 communication

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 2:01pm

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- WELL Health Inc. will deploy its Rapid Release Program at UnityPoint Health to enhance the organization's response to the significant increase in patient communication regarding COVID-19.

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  • SANTA BARBARA, Calif., April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- WELL Health Inc. will deploy its Rapid Release Program at UnityPoint Health to enhance the organization's response to the significant increase in patient communication regarding COVID-19.
  • WELL developed the Rapid Release Program, a lightweight version of the WELL patient communication platform, in response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.
  • This will allow patients to notify UnityPoint Health when they arrive by responding to an automated appointment reminder.
  • The Rapid Release Program quickly onboards new health systems to provide the same level of frictionless patient communication in this critical situation.

Change Healthcare Launches COVID-19 Information Hub to Help Providers and Payers Navigate Administrative, Data, and Financial Challenges

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 5:19pm

To help mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and ensure continuity, the Change Healthcare COVID-19 Updates and Resources hub provides a continually updated repository of information for customers and partners.

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  • To help mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and ensure continuity, the Change Healthcare COVID-19 Updates and Resources hub provides a continually updated repository of information for customers and partners.
  • Providers and payers need relevant and timely information regarding the data, administrative, and financial aspects of their operations during this critical time in the industry, said Tom McEnery, EVP, CMO & Corporate Affairs at Change Healthcare.
  • The Change Healthcare COVID-19 Updates and Resources hub is available now, and will be updated with new information, solution-related offers and services notices, and advisory resources for healthcare providers and payers on a daily basis.
  • Change Healthcare (Nasdaq: CHNG) is a leading independent healthcare technology company that provides data and analytics-driven solutions to improve clinical, financial and patient engagement outcomes in the U.S. healthcare system.

Radius Care Inc. Provides Answers During National Health Crisis - Individualized Healthcare Solutions Developed to Help Seniors Seeking Answers to Health Challenges

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 1:38pm

Radius Care uses unparalleled technology to match members with the trusted, legitimate resources they need to maximize the effective, speedy care they deserve.

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  • Radius Care uses unparalleled technology to match members with the trusted, legitimate resources they need to maximize the effective, speedy care they deserve.
  • Radius Care gives consumers accurate, trustworthy healthcare information to help them make the best possible decisions, often during tragic and difficult times.In light of the global pandemic, Radius Care has updated its platform to incorporate remote visit services helping the concerned senior population access care quickly.
  • Radius Care seeks to solve this problem by automatically directing its members to the highest-rated resources with a track record of success.
  • Radius Care connects to your care record and reviews de-identified data, which allows for an accurate understanding of your health concerns.