Health Care & Hospitals This section contains releases covering every aspect of the health care industry, with special focus on hospitals and medical groups. Find information on upcoming medical and health care conferences, along with study results, policy changes, and news of advancements in the field. Also included are announcements of awards won by doctor, surgeons, and other health care providers as well as financial and company information regarding new appointments and partnerships, funding, quarterly reports, and legal news.

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18:10 ET Alberta kids, Ariya Jutanugarn big winners at Canadian Pacific Women's Open

CALGARY, Aug. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Ariya Jutanugarn topped one of the deepest fields on the LPGA tour, including dozens of recent Olympians, to...


10:35 ET Philips präsentiert auf dem ESC-Kongress 2016 eine komplettes Angebot von Kardiologie-Lösungen für personalisiertes Herangehen an Prävention, Diagnose und Behandlung kardiovaskulärer Erkrankungen

- Integrierte Kardiologie-Software, Lösungen und Dienstleistungen optimieren den Behandlungspfad durch frühe Intervention,...


09:00 ET Clinical Data Presented at ESC Congress Show BackBeat Medical's Cardiac Pacing-Based Treatment for Hypertension Produces Significant, Sustained Reductions in Blood Pressure

BackBeat Medical Inc. today announced the presentation of data demonstrating a significant and sustained reduction in blood pressure in...


08:01 ET European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress Poster Session Reveals Results From Pre-Clinical Study Using CardioCell's Stem Cells for Chronic Ischemic Cardiomyopathy

EUROPEAN SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY CONGRESS 2016 -- Study sponsor CardioCell LLC, a global biotechnology company that uses allogeneic stem cells for...


02:01 ET CardioCell Reports Positive Results From the First Phase IIa Clinical Trial Using IV Administration of Stem Cells for Chronic Heart Failure Indications

 EUROPEAN SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY CONGRESS 2016 -- Study sponsor CardioCell LLC, a global biotechnology company that uses allogeneic stem...


Aug 27, 2016, 09:49 ET À l'occasion du congrès 2016 de l'ESC, Philips présente une suite complète de solutions en cardiologie pour une approche personnalisée de la prévention, du diagnostic et du traitement des maladies cardiovasculaires

- Des logiciels, solutions et services de cardiologie intégrés pour optimiser le parcours de traitement, avec à la clé...


Aug 27, 2016, 09:47 ET Philips muestra su gama completa de soluciones en el ESC Congress 2016

- Philips muestra su gama completa de soluciones de cardiología para prevención personalizada, diagnosis y tratamiento de...


Aug 27, 2016, 04:00 ET Philips introduces diagnostic quality web-based echo reporting in IntelliSpace Cardiovascular

 Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG; AEX: PHIA) today announced the launch of IntelliSpace Cardiovascular 2.1, the latest version of its next-generation...


Aug 26, 2016, 20:25 ET La División de Compensación de Trabajadores Ofrece Informe del Estado del Formulario de Medicamentos y Actualizaciones de las Pautas de Tratamiento Médico

 La División de Compensación de Trabajadores del Departamento de Relaciones Industriales (DWC/DIR por sus siglas en inglés) se...


Aug 26, 2016, 19:38 ET Media Statement from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®

 St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® is not affiliated with St. Jude Medical in any way. Founded by the late entertainer Danny Thomas...


Aug 26, 2016, 19:26 ET Dallas Companies Cooking for Kids: Elemetal® and Texadia Systems Bringing Fun to Children's Hospitals

Elemetal, LLC announced a collaboration with Texadia Systems and Panther City BBQ to raise money for mobile gaming carts benefitting hospitalized...


Aug 26, 2016, 18:30 ET Impax Laboratories, Inc. Issues Voluntary, Nationwide Recall for One Lot of Lamotrigine Orally Disintegrating Tablet 200 mg Due to the Potential for 100 mg Blister Cards being Packaged in 200 mg Containers

Impax Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ: IPXL) announced today that the Company had issued a voluntary nationwide retail level recall on August 19, 2016...


Aug 26, 2016, 18:11 ET Seqirus presenta un análisis de seguridad integrado que refuerza los perfiles de seguridad e inmunogenicidad de su vacuna trivalente contra la gripe estacional con adyuvante MF59® en adultos de 65 años de edad y mayores

 Hoy Seqirus anuncia los resultados de tres análisis de un total de 42 ensayos clínicos que evaluaron la seguridad e inmunogenicidad...


Aug 26, 2016, 17:42 ET La FDA recomienda someter a pruebas de detección del virus del Zika a toda la sangre y los componentes sanguíneos donados en los Estados Unidos

 El día de hoy, como una medida de seguridad adicional contra el brote naciente del virus del Zika, la Administración de Alimentos y...


Aug 26, 2016, 17:13 ET Shaklee Pure Performance Team athletes win 16 medals in Rio

 Shaklee Corporation, a leading natural nutrition company, congratulates their Pure Performance Team athletes on bringing home 16...


Aug 26, 2016, 16:57 ET AARP Ohio Praises Finalization of Rule on State-Based Private Sector Retirement Plans

AARP Ohio praised the finalization of a rule by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) that confirms states can facilitate the creation of automatic...


Aug 26, 2016, 16:01 ET Sophiris Bio Closes Underwritten Public Offering

 Sophiris Bio Inc. (NASDAQ: SPHS) (the "Company"), a biopharmaceutical company developing topsalysin (PRX302) for the treatment of urological...


Aug 26, 2016, 14:40 ET Orange Accountable Care of South Florida: Medicare Shared Savings Program Performance Year 2015 Quality and Financial Results

 The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) today announced the 2015 performance year results for the Medicare Shared Savings...


Aug 26, 2016, 14:16 ET Cell Press Transforms Article Methods Section to Improve Transparency and Accessibility

Amid discussions around scientific reproducibility, the leading biomedical journal Cell will introduce a redesigned methods section to help...


Aug 26, 2016, 13:10 ET Preprint server bioRxiv receives additional major funding

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) announced today that its free, not-for-profit preprint service bioRxiv (pronounced "bio-Archive") has received...


Aug 26, 2016, 12:44 ET Eve Feinberg, MD, Named Medical Director of Northwestern Medicine Fertility and Reproductive Medicine Services Highland Park

Eve Feinberg, MD, knew the signs. She was, after all, a physician who specialized in treating infertile patients. And here she was trying to start...


Aug 26, 2016, 12:34 ET SpaceX Dragon Splashes Down with Crucial NASA Research Samples

SpaceX's Dragon cargo spacecraft splashed down in the Pacific Ocean at 11:47 a.m. EDT Friday, Aug. 26, southwest of Baja California with more than...


Aug 26, 2016, 12:17 ET Children's Hospital Colorado Offers Parents Tips On Talking Politics In Front Of Their Children

 With another presidential election upon us, discussions about candidates and issues can easily become heated, both in and out of the home....


Aug 26, 2016, 12:02 ET Seqirus presents analysis reinforcing the safety and immunogenicity profiles of its MF59®-adjuvanted seasonal trivalent influenza vaccine in adults 65 years and older

 Seqirus today announced results from three analyses of a total of 42 clinical trials that evaluated the safety and immunogenicity of its...