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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Feb 17, 2017, 12:15 ET Arvinas Presents New Preclinical Data on Oral Androgen Receptor PROTAC at ASCO 2017 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium

Arvinas LLC, a private biotechnology company creating a new class of drugs based on protein degradation, today announced the presentation of new...


Feb 17, 2017, 12:10 ET Regenerative Medicine Market 2015-2022 - Global Strategic Business Report 2017: Competitive Landscape, Product Innovations/Introductions & Recent Industry Activity - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Regenerative Medicine - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. The...


Feb 17, 2017, 12:10 ET Optical Coatings Market 2015-2022 - Global Strategic Business Report 2017: Focus on Healthcare, Military, Electronics, Transportation, Construction & Others - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Optical Coatings - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. The report...


Feb 17, 2017, 11:51 ET CitiHope and JBF Worldwide Provide Millions of Dollars' Worth of Medicines to Haiti

In partnership with CitiHope, Panexus Haiti and Friends for Good Health, The Jack Brewer Foundation (JBF Worldwide) has sent a 40-foot-long...


Feb 17, 2017, 11:49 ET Risperdal Gynecomastia Lawsuits Move Forward, As Pennsylvania Mass Tort Program Schedules March Meeting, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports

Risperdal lawsuits involving gynecomastia (male breast growth) and other side effects allegedly associated with use of the atypical antipsychotic...


Feb 17, 2017, 11:39 ET HMP Completes Acquisition of EMS World Expo

HMP, a recognized leader in healthcare content and continuing medical education events, today announced it has completed its acquisition of EMS...


Feb 17, 2017, 11:36 ET Mercy Takes Center Stage at National Health Tech Conference

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the brightest minds in health care technology convene next week, Mercy will take center...


Feb 17, 2017, 11:27 ET New Publication Highlights DNA Damage as a Prevalent Source of Errors in Public Cancer Databases

If only one in every hundred cells in a small tumor had a mutation-conferring resistance to chemotherapy, thousands of cancer cells would remain...


Feb 17, 2017, 11:25 ET Abbott Declares 373rd Consecutive Quarterly Dividend

The board of directors of Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today declared a quarterly common dividend of 26.5 cents per share. This marks the 373rd consecutive...


Feb 17, 2017, 11:15 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Leader Recognized for Positive Impact on Veteran Advocacy

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) Executive Director Sherman Gillums, Jr. has been named among 100 of 2016's most impactful...


Feb 17, 2017, 11:10 ET $47.08 Billion Cell Analysis Market - Global Forecast to 2023 - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Cell Analysis Global Market - Forecast to 2023" report to their offering. The cell...


Feb 17, 2017, 11:10 ET Blood Pressure Monitoring and Measurement Instruments: Growth Drivers in a Nutshell - Global Strategic Business Report 2017 - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Blood Pressure Monitoring and Measurement Instruments - Global Strategic Business Report"...


Feb 17, 2017, 10:55 ET 10 Hospital Programs Receive National Award for Impacting Underserved Communities

Ten hospital-sponsored community health programs have been recognized for their innovative approaches to impacting lives in local communities...


Feb 17, 2017, 10:30 ET Upland to Highlight a Fast Track PPM Solution for Healthcare at the HIMSS Conference

Upland Software, Inc. (Nasdaq: UPLD), a leader in cloud-based Enterprise Work Management software, today announced it will highlight its latest...


Feb 17, 2017, 10:27 ET Study shows biocompatible 3D tracking system has potential to improve manual and robot-assisted surgery and interventions

The cutting-edge biocompatible near-infrared 3D tracking system used to guide the suturing in the first smart tissue autonomous robot (STAR)...


Feb 17, 2017, 10:09 ET HealthSouth Declares Dividend on Common Stock

HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS) today announced that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.24...


Feb 17, 2017, 10:00 ET AiR Healthcare Solutions Personalizes Client Care Using Tribridge Health360 Care Coordination

AiR Healthcare Solutions (AiR), an international provider of disease management and telephone-based care coordination solutions for behavioral...


Feb 17, 2017, 10:00 ET Crunch Franchise Announces Seven New Locations In Idaho

Crunch, the health club chain best known for making serious fitness fun through unique programming and cutting-edge training, announces the opening...


Feb 17, 2017, 10:00 ET Ethicon Announces Agreement to Acquire Torax Medical, Inc.

Ethicon, Inc. today announced a definitive agreement to acquire Torax Medical, Inc., a privately held medical device company that manufactures and...


Feb 17, 2017, 09:37 ET Fitness on all Fronts: Wounded Warrior Project Veterans Attend Fitness Expo at Georgetown

Georgetown University opened its doors recently to injured veterans taking part in a Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) Physical Health and Wellness...


Feb 17, 2017, 09:23 ET OWC Pharmaceutical Research to Present at Lyons Capital’s Wall Street Conference

OWC Pharmaceutical Research Corp. (OTCQB: OWCP), ("OWC" or the "Company"), a developer of cannabinoid-based therapies targeting a variety of...


Feb 17, 2017, 09:15 ET Immune Pharmaceuticals Announces the launch of REMAIN ™ , an international Overall Survival study with Ceplene® and low dose Proleukin® in REmission MAINtenance in Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Immune Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: IMNP), will announce on Monday, February 20th, 2017 at the Acute Leukemia XVI symposium in Munich, Germany...


Feb 17, 2017, 09:12 ET Wounded Warrior Project Veterans Hit Slopes at Pico Mountain

An abundance of snow and chilly temperatures could not keep Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) veterans away from the slopes of Pico Mountain recently....


Feb 17, 2017, 09:01 ET Global Ablation Technologies Market Forecast 2017-2027

Cryoablation, Electrical, Endometrial Hydrothermal, Laser/Light, Microwave, Radiofrequency, Ultrasound, Cardiovascular, Gynaecology,...


Feb 17, 2017, 09:00 ET YourCareEverywhere Ranked as One of the Fastest Growing Health and Wellness Websites in 2016

MEDHOST, a provider of innovative healthcare solutions, is pleased to announce that during 2016, its unique health and wellness website,...