Five months after announcing the signing of a nonbinding letter of intent and weeks after a former Beaumont trustee called for the firing of top executives, Advocate Aurora Health and Beaumont eHealth have mutually agreed to end partnership discussions. In the statement, neither health system mentioned the...
India is committed to meeting UNSDGs and SDG 3 is a critical goal, that impact all others. Further, advancing medical technology is pivotal to achieving Universal Health Coverage (UHC) in India. In keeping with the above, industry body NATHEALTH - Healthcare Federation of India,...
The funds will be used to advance the deep tech and clinical validation of the startup’s Am Mindfulness meditation app. Founded in 2015, Singapore-headquartered digital health company Mobio Interactive announced that it has closed $1.8 million in a seed funding round. The round was...
IHH Healthcare is one of the larger investors in the Indian private-hospital space, with controlling stakes in Global Hospitals and Continental Hospitals. Mitsui & Co., Ltd. & Co, IHH Healthcare’s largest shareholder, said it is committed to continue executing the turnaround plan for Fortis Healthcare, while exploring further investments in the Indian healthcare sector.
Ro, an online health start-up, has built a range of health apps and the company says it’s now generating $250 million in annual revenue. The company, launched in 2017, with its flagship service Roman, focused on conditions where men might feel stigma or...
Conversa Health offers an innovative, automated virtual healthcare chatbot that provides an automated conversation to help people monitor their health. Conversa recently raised $12 million in Series B funding; the round was co-led by Builders Venture Capital and Northwell Ventures. Other investors included UH...
Walmart has now entered the insurance business. The news broke out after Walmart posted a job, saying it’s looking to hire insurance agents in the Dallas area to sell supplemental Medicare insurance. The business is filed with the Arkansas secretary of...
SpiceJet, along with Go Digit General Insurance Ltd., has offered passengers an insurance cover of up to Rs. 3 lakh for COVID-19 treatment. The policy cover will be valid for a period of one year and is valid for national & international flights/passengers. The...
The Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India (FOGSI) has dedicated the year 2020 to promoting organ donation across the country. Dr. Alpesh Gandhi, President, FOGSI, has appealed to all the citizens of India to pledge for organ donation and to also inspire others...
New Delhi's All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) has recently launched a 24x7 COVID 19 helpline number. By the use of this helpline, callers will take OPD appointments and can also talk to volunteers. In fact, doctors can also talk to consultants. The step...