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Peak Health, a leading nutrition, health and wellness company dedicated to improving human health, announced today that the company has developed a line of phytoceutical (bioactive plant-based) remedies. The patent-pending ImmunAG™ is a major addition to the product line and the first-ever non-cannabis derived cannabidiol (CBD) product. Every year, more…

Intuitive Health, a Texas-based company that is a leader in the dual model ER and urgent care under one roof, has broken ground with partner Riverview Health on the first of four new facilities in the Hamilton County area north of Indianapolis. Surrounded by key board members, partners and city…

Healthcare startup Carbon Health today announced a merger with Direct Urgent Care, a network of urgent care centers, bringing its total clinic count to seven across Northern California. Unlike other healthcare disruptors, Carbon Health combines innovative technology and physical clinics to provide a comprehensive, vertically integrated approach to patient care.…

NanoString Technologies, Inc. , a provider of life science tools for translational research and molecular diagnostic products, today announced that MacroGenics  and NanoString have entered into a translational research agreement to identify and develop biomarkers for MacroGenics’ MGD013 program. MGD013 is an IgG4κ bispecific DART® molecule designed to simultaneously block…

Kindred Healthcare, LLC (“Kindred”) and Mercy Iowa City today announced that they have signed a definitive agreement and have created a joint venture to construct and operate a 40-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Coralville, Iowa. The project has received Certificate of Need approval from the Iowa State Health Facilities Council.…

Exact Imaging (www.exactimaging.com), the world's leader in high resolution micro-ultrasound systems enabling real-time imaging and biopsy guidance for the prostate, announced that Skyline Urology, one of Southern California's largest private urology practices, will acquire the ExactVu™ micro-ultrasound system for real-time targeted prostate biopsies in California. "At Skyline Urology, we are…

On Aug. 30, the Military Health System (MHS) added critical medical information from seven physician-led health information exchanges (HIEs) across the nation. This was facilitated by the Kansas Health Information Network (KHIN), KAMMCO and the eHealth Exchange. Laura McCrary, Ed.D, Executive Director of KHIN comments on the significance, "This represents…

NMC Health said it has signed an agreement with Hassana Investment Company, the investment arm of the General Organization for Social Insurance (GoSI) of Saudi Arabia, to develop a pan Saudi Arabian network of world-class healthcare facilities. The memorandum of understanding targets a total investment of 6 billion Saudi riyals…

Radiation oncologists at Northwell Health, New York State’s largest healthcare provider, have partnered with Oncora Medical to enable integration of clinical data from various electronic sources to predict patient outcomes and deliver precision-based care. The collaboration is part of a project to use real-world data to better design personalized therapies…

Carl Zeiss Meditec today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire IanTECH. Headquartered in Reno, Nevada, IanTECH is a privately held company focused on technology solutions for micro-interventional cataract surgery. Cataract surgery has been dependent on phaco technology for over 50 years. ZEISS believes that the market needs…