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AHa!, Atlantic Health System’s Innovation Center Celebrates Strong First Year

using innovation-on-demand methodologies, and education. AHa!’s diverse panel of experts from Atlantic Health System and private enterprises evaluate each submission for further development. An innovation fair, where the press can meet Atlantic Health ...

Source: TAPinto
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Wharton Executive Education and Penn Medicine Launch Health Care Innovation Program

From the first-ever coronary artery bypass to today's dramatic advances in precision cancer treatment, medical innovations continue to revolutionize health care. Novel ways to deliver patient care, and new reimbursement models, are also transforming the ...

Source: StreetInsider
Published: 07 Dec 2018

Policymakers Should Recognize, Build on Innovative Efforts of Employer Health Plan Sponsors

In a statement submitted today to the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions ... builds on Leading the Way: Employer Innovations in Health Coverage, a recent report ...

Source: Insurancenewsnet.com
Published: 10 Dec 2018

GPEC wins grant to spur Valley medtech innovations

The grant is expected to help 45 ventures working in wearables and health care innovations create more than 200 jobs ... Nonprofits, higher education institutions and entrepreneurship-focused organizations from 28 states and two territories will receive ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 11 Dec 2018

ImageWare partners with Gatekeeper Innovation to tackle opioid crisis with biometrics

ImageWare Systems has announced a partnership with Gatekeeper Innovation to combine their technologies to ... integrated with ImageWare’s FDA-cleared patented pillphone mobile health management platform to secure powerful medications and securely connect ...

Source: Biometric Companies
Published: 10 Dec 2018

UNICEF Innovation Fund to Invest in Blockchain-Related Projects

The UNICEF Innovation Fund will invest $100,000 ... use the donated Ethereum to give children access to water, education, and health and hygiene services.

Source: CoinTelegraph
Published: 10 Dec 2018

Health and Health Care Quality Improvers from 56 Countries Gather for IHI’s 30th National Forum

“Health care quality encompasses the entire care continuum ... rather than independent efforts that benefit relatively few," said Kedar Mate, MD, Chief Innovation and Education Officer at IHI and a contributor to the new work. “Advancing this growing ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 10 Dec 2018

EIT Health Looks to Create New Business Ventures Addressing the Way we Manage Mental and Brain Health and Use Digital Biomarkers for Diagnostics

We connect all relevant healthcare players across European borders - making sure to include all sides of the "knowledge triangle", so that innovation can happen at the intersection of research, education and business for the benefit of citizens.

Source: ehealthnews.eu
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Health Education Platform, Osmosis, Secures Greycroft As Anchor Investor To Transform Everyone Into Students of Health and Wellness

I look at disruption and innovation and I see something really ... Osmosis is a leading and rapidly growing medical education platform used by more than 850,000 current and future health professionals as well as patients and their family members.

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 12 Dec 2018

New Mexico Company Invests $36,000,000 in Building Local Innovation and Research

Former professor at NMSU, David Keeley Ph.D., said, "The innovation for population health, security, education and consumer technologies Dohrmann is creating were enticing enough for me to leave a ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Laureate Education to sell its universities in Spain and Portugal to Permira

Permira has agreed to acquire five educational institutions in Spain and Portugal from Laureate Education Inc. The value of the deal ... business, communication, health sciences and law. Universidad Europeia in Lisbon offers three-year, Bologna-compliant ...

Source: PE Hub
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Florida Department of Health honors Sunstar Paramedic employee

LARGO, Fla. (Dec. 12, 2018) – Sunstar Paramedics' Clinical Services Coordinator Robert Stanley Jr. received the Marilyn Cronk EMS Pioneer Award from the Florida Department of Health. He was ...

Source: USA Patch
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Hire of the Year: Adam Boehler, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation

CMMI is actually looking at an accountable healthcare communities model that integrates social support and housing. Other areas of interest for the innovation agency include streamlining medical device approval, direct provider contracting, using AI to ...

Source: Healthcare Dive
Published: 07 Dec 2018

Carlisle's Gareth Presch, founder of the World Health Innovation Summit, speaks at Parliament

Gareth Presch is founder of the World Health Innovation Summit (WHIS), which works to improve ... This means he will now lead top level efforts to improve health and education in 30 cities worldwide, making him a key player globally. On Monday, Mr Presch ...

Source: News and Star
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Akron Public Schools, Summa Health announce district’s 7th named college & career academy

The Summa Health Academy of Leadership & Innovation will offer Buchtel students three career tracts from which to choose: Computer Programming and Software Development Education Professions and Leadership Sports Medicine and Health Care Professions As a ...

Source: The Plain Dealer
Published: 05 Dec 2018

Public health for public

In time, though, it came to represent a fundamental pillar of the modern welfare state, alongside education and public provision ... managing rising health-care expenditure, and incentivizing innovation. Even if access to health care were assured, and ...

Source: My Republica
Published: 10 Dec 2018

Navigating Change in Healthcare: Q&A with PwC Health Research Institute’s Ben Isgur

Providers are working harder than ever to make healthcare more accessible and affordable ... on medical and nursing schools because training and education doesn’t stop after you graduate. With new innovations and treatments constantly emerging, providers ...

Source: Forbes
Published: 07 Dec 2018

Atlantic Health System Named a Best Workplace for Diversity For Third Year in a Row

a partnership of 7 regional hospitals and health systems dedicated to improving access and affordability and is a founding member of both the PIER Consortium – Partners in Innovation, Education, and Research – a streamlined clinical trial system that ...

Source: TAPinto
Published: 08 Dec 2018

AMN Healthcare Names Dr. Cole Edmonson as New Chief Clinical Officer

Throughout his tenure as a nurse leader, he has initiated and led innovative programs to advance clinical quality, education ... experiences and perspectives enables our innovation and leadership in the healthcare services industry. For more information ...

Source: PR Newswire
Published: 05 Dec 2018

Infosys Inaugurates Hartford Technology and Innovation Hub

We have a world-class workforce and education system ... ve done to make Hartford a hub for innovation in our core industries," said HartfordMayor Luke Bronin. "From InsurTech to advanced manufacturing to digital health, Hartford is building strong ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 06 Dec 2018

First Accredited Continuing Medical Education Course Filmed In VR

Healthcare professionals can access the course by subscribing to giblib.com. Cedars-Sinai is an Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) provider and was awarded "Accreditation with Commendation" in December of 2017. Cedars-Sinai has ...

Source: ecnmag
Published: 11 Dec 2018

Laureate Education (LAUR) Reports Agreement to Sell Universities in Spain and Portugal to Permira Funds

Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAUR ... and graduate degree programs in a wide range of fields including architecture, business, communication, health sciences and law. Universidad Europeia in Lisbon offers three-year, Bologna-compliant undergraduate ...

Source: StreetInsider
Published: 12 Dec 2018

HHS recommends policy changes for high-quality health care

“It recommends policies that will foster a health care system that delivers high-quality care at affordable prices through greater choice, competition and consumer-directed health care spending.” To encourage innovation and allow providers more easily ...

Source: Healio
Published: 07 Dec 2018

From driving to the clinic to driving innovation: How treating patients prepared me for medical device development

I founded the Carolinas Cardiovascular Research Foundation at the Carolinas Heart Institute, Carolinas Healthcare System (now Atrium Health ... basing decisions on education, expertise and experience. The process for developing new medical devices ...

Source: Becker's Hospital Review
Published: 04 Dec 2018

The Cancer Research Collaboration Partners with Diabetes Prevention Program Provider Blue Mesa Health with California Residents in Mind

In the United States, employers, health plans, accountable care organizations ... CRC builds collaborations to foster innovation in research, education and supportive programs aimed at benefiting ...

Source: ForexTV
Published: 06 Dec 2018

SunTrust Foundation Awards $50K Grant to Support Innovation

According to a recent announcement, Synapse, an accelerator for innovation in Florida ... Blockspaces, and Hashed Health. The IoT Evolution Expo, and collocated events, IoT Evolution Health, LPWAN Expo, The Smart City Event, and IIoT Conference, will ...

Source: iotevolutionworld.com
Published: 04 Dec 2018

Steven W. Matson receives the Debra W. Stewart Award for Outstanding Leadership in Graduate Education

Stewart Award for Outstanding Leadership in Graduate Education. Matson received the honor at an awards ... and apply it to emerging professional fields within science and health. During his years as dean, the Diversity and Student Success program was ...

Source: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Published: 06 Dec 2018

University of Pennsylvania Health System Announces Launch of Penn Medicine London

Newswise — PHILADELPHIA – Continuing its mission of high-quality patient care, cutting-edge research and innovation ... of our nation – as a global health care leader, and we are pleased ...

Source: Newswise
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Mental health/substance use clinician joins Smyrna police on calls

Mental health and substance use response training begins at the police academy and continues through in-service education and ... for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation grant was provided through ...

Source: Delaware State News
Published: 09 Dec 2018

MRI scanners named among top health innovations by UK universities

The University of Exeter's submission was an innovation in hip replacement operations ... The University of Suffolk's contribution was the first national survey of workers in health, education and social services about their knowledge and experience ...

Source: careappointments.co.uk
Published: 06 Dec 2018