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Wisconsin hospitals filed 37% more lawsuits against patients from 2001 to 2018, study finds

Fierce Healthcare

Wisconsin hospitals filed 37% more lawsuits against patients from 2001 to 2018, study finds. Tue, 12/07/2021 - 12:07.

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CDC Director Walensky to step down in June

Healthcare Dive

Rachel Walensky, who has served as director since 2001, was criticized for the federal government’s handing of the pandemic, announcing in August last year that she planned to reorganize the CDC.

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Healthcare & Life Sciences Private Equity Deal Tracker: RoundTable Invests in EHOB

McGuire Wood

Founded in 2001, the firm targets middle market investments in medical devices, medical products and disposables; specialty pharmaceuticals; medication delivery systems; specialty distribution; and complementary outsourced services. RoundTable , based in Lake Forest, Ill.,

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Inovalon Acquires VigiLanz, a Leading Clinical Surveillance and Patient Safety SaaS and Data Company

Healthcare IT Today

Founded in 2001, VigiLanz is focused on advancing clinical surveillance, patient safety software, and related clinical data connectivity, helping hospitals, clinical facilities, clinicians, and life sciences companies identify opportunities to avoid or minimize harm, improve safety, and provide the highest quality healthcare.

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Healthcare & Life Sciences Private Equity Deal Tracker: HealthEdge Invests in Radsource

McGuire Wood

Founded in 2001, the company is also known for its medical imaging technology solution, ProtonPACS, which it launched through a partnership with Intelerad. HealthEdge Investment Partners recently announced an investment in Radsource. Radsource , based in Brentwood, Tenn., HealthEdge , based in Tampa, Fla.,

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Office Ally Announces Acquisition of Bluemark

Healthcare IT Today

Founded in 2001, Bluemark provides specialized healthcare software and adaptive technology, including revenue integrity and […]. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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Dr. Eunice Brookman-Amissah: A Pioneer in Safe Abortion Law Reform

Bill of Health

She then served as Ghana’s Minister of Health from 1996 to 1998 and as Ghana’s Ambassador to the Netherlands from 1998 to 2001. From Minister to Advocate Dr. Brookman-Amissah returned to Ipas in 2001, where she served as Vice President for Africa until 2014.

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