Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 18

INDUSTRY NEWS More drugmakers hike U.S. prices as new year begins By Michael Erman reuters.com –  Drugmakers including Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY.N), Gilead Sciences Inc (GILD.O), and Biogen Inc (BIIB.O) hiked U.S. list prices on more than 50 drugs on Wednesday, bringing total New Year’s Day drug price increases to more than 250, according to data analyzed by

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 16

INDUSTRY NEWS  Leapfrog Releases Bi-Annual Hospital Safety Grades By John Commins Healthleadersmedia.com - One third of the 2,600 general, acute care hospitals across the nation rated in The Leapfrog Group's fall 2019 Hospital Safety Grades got an 'A,' grade, while 1% flunked, the patient safety monitors said. Leapfrog grades are based upon process and structural measures such as hand hygiene, risk mitigation, and discharge communication, as well

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 15

INDUSTRY NEWS  Key Takeaways from HLTH  By Laura Carabello   Digital. Technology. And more Digital Technologies  Technology and digital solutions dominated the conversation and the exhibit floor:  AI, machine learning, remote monitoring, advanced analytics, robotics and devices to diagnose, treat and resolve just about any disease or condition.    If the human touch of doctors, nurses and

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 14

Americans pay up to 67 times more for drugs than those in other countries By Maia Anderson  beckershospitalreview.com– A report released Sept. 23 by the House Ways & Means Committee shows that Americans pay on average nearly four times more for prescription drugs than 11 economically similar countries. The report, titled "A Painful Pill to Swallow: U.S. vs. International Prescription Drug

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 13

South Korean CDMO consolidates, plants flag in California by Eric Palmer fiercepharma.com – South Korean conglomerate SK Holdings jumped decidedly into contract manufacturing a couple of years ago with deals for API plants in Ireland and the U.S. Now, it is rolling those into a group that includes its plant in South Korea in

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 12

Bumrungrad International Hospital Launches Medication Tourism: Patients Access Quality Specialty Pharmaceuticals, Vaccines and Specialized Treatment at Lower Cost Visit www.bumrungrad.com/usa to get details about exciting medication tourism opportunities in Thailand July 16, 2019 09:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, N.J. & BANGKOK – July 16, 2019 – With the introduction of a Medication Tourism program that makes

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 11

Hoy Health Launches HoyLIFE Kits: Simplifies Chronic Care Management at Home With Medication Vouchers, Testing Supplies, Apps and Access to Lifestyle Coaches Morristown, N.J.– July 9, 2019 – As it continues to meet the needs of U.S.- based Hispanic healthcare consumers, Hoy Health LLC announces the launch of its HoyLIFE Kits, a retail version of HoyCCM,

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 10

PRESS RELEASE: June is Cancer Survivors Month: AscellaHealth Helps Improve Outcomes, Lower Costs with High-Touch Specialty Pharmacy Solutions Advocating on behalf of cancer survivors on June 4, 2019, National Cancer Survivors Day BERWYN, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE) -- AscellaHealth a specialty-focused pharmaceutical management company serving commercial, Medicare and Medicaid segments, supports June as National Cancer Survivor Month and June

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 9

PRESS RELEASE: AFFORDABLE MEDICAL TRAVEL TO BUMRUNGRAD INTERNATIONAL HOSPITAL AND VITALLIFE WELLNESS CENTER: ANNUAL PHYSICALS, ANTI-AGING, PRECISION MEDICINE, CHRONIC DISEASE PREVENTION HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, N.J. & BANGKOK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Medical travelers from the United States and around the world now have the option to access a complete annual physical together with comprehensive anti-aging and wellness