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Hostilities are intensifying in the misbegotten matchup of Abbott Laboratories and Alere. The two medical products companies haven't stopped fighting since shortly after Abbott agreed in January to buy Alere for $5.8 billion. [...]
Thu, Nov 10, 2016
Source: Modern Health Care
Drug and device makers welcomed the results of a general election expected to significantly impact their industry, even though the president-elect's stances are sometimes at odds with their own. [...]
Wed, Nov 09, 2016
Source: Modern Health Care
Global conglomerate Royal Philips and Masimo Corp., a maker of patient-monitoring equipment, have mended fences through a new partnership after a $467 million patent infringement suit. [...]
Mon, Nov 07, 2016
Source: Modern Health Care
Are You Ready? New Disaster Readiness Rule From CMS Impacts Nursing Homes, Hospitals and Home Health Agencies “Planning for the protection and care of patients, clients, residents, and staff during an emergency or disaster is a good business practice” states … → [...]
Tue, Nov 01, 2016
Source: LTC Administrator
May is Stroke Awareness Month and, like every year at this time, the American Heart Association / American Stroke Association has released a new set of guidelines. What’s unprecedented about this year’s guidelines, the eighth set, is that they are … → [...]
Mon, May 09, 2016
Source: LTC Administrator