Patient Experience

Thought leaders converge at National Health Council leadership conference to advance care for patients 

Senior leaders – CEOs, Senior Executives and Board leaders – from the nation’s (US) top Patient Organisations and Partners of Patient Organisations, are coming together at the National Health Council (NHC) 2024 Health Leadership...

CERENOVUS launches next generation catheter for revascularization of patients with acute ischemic stroke

CERENOVUS, part of Johnson & Johnson MedTech, has announced the launch of CEREGLIDE 71 Intermediate Catheter, a next-generation intermediate catheter with TruCourse Technology indicated for the revazcularisation of patients suffering from acute ischemic...

The power of relationship-based design in healthcare

Exploring hospitality models that transcend conventional care, ensuring safe, comforting and inclusive environments for patients and staff alike. Today’s healthcare organisations face pressing challenges in attracting and retaining patients and staff...

Personalised medicine: The transformative trend revolutionising life sciences 

In modern-day life sciences, patient-centricity will be the force driving precise medical interventions. Personalised medicine is gaining prominence as it promises to strengthen decision-making on prevention, diagnosis and treatment by decoding an...

New NHS software to improve care for millions of patients 

The NHS is introducing the Federated Data Platform in spring this year to enhance patient care by integrating existing data, aiming to reduce waiting lists and hospital discharge delays.  The NHS will roll out new software from spring next year to...

Roche enters agreement to acquire LumiraDx’s Point of Care technology  technology 

Roche has announced the entry into a definitive agreement to acquire select parts of the LumiraDx group related to LumiraDx’s innovative Point of Care technology. Following closing of the transaction, which is expected by mid-2024, the acquired...

Leading healthcare organisations unite to improve gender health equity 

Over 40 leading organisations, including Ferring, UCB, Roche, GE Healthcare, SAP, Salesforce, Tech Mahindra and Microsoft, have signed an open letter urging improved gender equity in global healthcare. The letter, which was shared at the World Economic...

Leading healthcare organisations unite to improve women’s health equity

Over 40 leading organisations, including Ferring, UCB, Roche, GE Healthcare, SAP, Salesforce, Tech Mahindra and Microsoft, have signed an open letter urging improved gender equity in global healthcare. The letter, which was shared at the World Economic...

First ever global campaign to improve access to assistive technology launched at World Economic Forum 

A new global campaign, backed by the Honourable First Lady of Pakistan, Begum Samina Arif Alvi, was launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos, calling for urgent action to improve access to assistive technology for millions of people around the...

Aptar Digital Health announces immuno-dermatology partnership with Legit.Health 

Aptar Digital Health, a global expert in Software as a Medical Device (SaMD), digital Patient Support Programs (PSPs) and disease management solutions, has announced a new partnership with Legit.Health, an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based medical device...

Google introduces MedLM 

Google has introduced MedLM — a family of foundation models fine-tuned for healthcare industry use cases.   Healthcare organisations are exploring the use of AI for a range of applications, from basic tasks to complex workflows. Through...

New women’s health and hormones monitoring gadget in development 

Heriot-Watt scientists are working on a portable device that will mean women can track and monitor their health and hormones on the go.   The project, which is funded by the Scottish Government, will help identify symptoms that could help diagnose...