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Philips to acquire Capsule Technologies for $635 million
The deal would scale Philips' patient management services for all hospital care settings
Solis Mammography has acquired Progressive Radiology
The deal expands Solis Mammography's presence for outpatient imaging in the DMV region
CMS final rule speeds up Medicare coverage of 'breakthrough' devices
The rule enables eligible devices to be covered by Medicare at the same time they are approved by the FDA
Parexel separates Informatics and Medical Imaging business
Parexel Informatics will now be known as Calyx
Verily and Broad Institute bring Terra research platform to Microsoft
Partnership seeks to add new capabilities to Terra platform
Beyond typical RTLS use cases
Q&A with Quake Global’s president and CEO Polina Braunstein on what’s next in hospital automation
COVID-19 driving M&A activity and changing healthcare business model
The pandemic is acting as a catalyst rather than a deterrent for M&A deals
Essentia plans to acquire 14 CommonSpirit Health-owned facilities
The deal would create a network of rural and tertiary hospitals under Essentia Health
Nanox and USARAD partner on radiology AI second opinion program
Will include solutions from Zebra Medical, Aidoc and Qure.AI
Four tips for implementing a successful virtual care strategy
Insight from Michael Morgan, president of Updox
Fujifilm announces systems integration deal with Premier
GPO contracts image and data integration solution for the operating room and interventional suites
Medical CEO indicted for defrauding millions from investors for COVID-19 test
Keith Berman claimed the FDA was on the verge of approving his company's COVID blood test
Clinical data connectivity solution: Offset pandemic impact, improve quality measures and reporting, facilitate shift to value
Insights from Josh Hetler, executive vice president of sales & marketing at DataLink
Change Healthcare acquired for $13 billion by UnitedHealth Group's OptumInsight
OptumInsight will offer services and technologies that enhance clinical workflow and simplify financial transactions
Virginia Mason, CHI Franciscan merge into Virginia Mason Franciscan Health
The new organization will operate as part of CommonSpirit Health
Amazon-Berkshire-JPMorgan healthcare firm Haven to shut down after three years
The stakeholders will design their own healthcare programs for their employees, separately
Hologic to acquire SOMATEX for approximately $64 million
The deal is expected to build up Hologic's breast marker portfolio

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