In a bid to sweeten its deal for Fortis Healthcare, Manipal Health Enterprises has proposed merging of both enterprises that pegs the value of the beleaguered Fortis at Rs. 8,358 crores. The buyout efforts of Manipal have been backed by US private equity firm TPG.
The Patient-Centered Outcomes Researcher Institute (PCORI), a study to look at more effective ways to tackle uncontrolled hypertension using mHealth, was funded $6.5 million to the researchers of the University of California and San Francisco. The research includes whether the patients can care for themselves better at home through mHealth devices, compare to the doctors’ office.
Health Canada’s new safety audit rules are going to increase costs and expected to expel some medical devices players out of the country, the new rules are expected to bring a huge shortage of products for the patients in Canada.
Lately, Biotech and immunotherapy have been widely covered by media, but there’s more to healthcare than taking leaps of faith on new tech. New companies are addressing administrative functions, personalized medicine, and proactive wellness in their approach to the health industry.
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