Misonix Inc. said it has entered into a new, three year distribution agreement with Xenith, LLC, based in Dubai, UAE, for the distribution of the SonaStar Ultrasonic Surgical Aspirator, the BoneScalpel Ultrasonic Bone Cutter, and the SonicOne Ultrasonic Wound Debrider. The agreement provides Xenith with the rights to sell exclusively in the UAE and other [...]
Healthcare Globalization is irretrievably linked to the phenomena known as ‘medical tourism’ with more and more people seeking medical treatment abroad. The latest World Bank report indicates that medical tourism is already a USD 65-billion business and is set to grow further with the globalization of the healthcare industry.
Key factors driving the globalization of healthcare [...]
Rashid Hospital today inaugurated a completely dedicated state-of-the-art catheterization (cath) suite to cater to the growing number of cardiac cases the hospital receives.
The cath laboratory was inaugurated by His Excellency Qadhi Saeed Al Murooshid, Director General of the Dubai Health Authority, in the presence of Dr Shawqi Khoori, CEO of Rashid Hospital.
His Excellency Al Murooshid [...]
Saad Group: Operating A Successful Group of Specialized Companies
TOPPING the list of Saudi Arabia’s diversified businesses Is Saad Group, established in1980 and today ranked as one of the top ten companies nationwide and in the top 25 in the Gulf region.
Chairman Maan A.Al-Sanea, one of the most respected entrepreneurs in Saudi Arabia for his business [...]
Adopting innovative technologies all in an effort to provide quality healthcare and lower IT management costs. CNME?s Manda Banda finds out how technology is empowering hospitals in the region.
It’s one thing for an IT vendor and its reseller partners to access the IT challenges that clients in the healthcare services face. It’s quite another to [...]
The Challenge: A leading pioneer in healthcare monitoring technologies partnered with Frost & Sullivan’s research and consulting teams to evaluate growth and expansion opportunities, including the identification of niche markets within the cardiac monitoring segment into which the company could expand. In addition, the client sought Frost & Sullivan’s assistance in assessing the size and [...]
By Mary Cain and Robert Mittman
Healthcare has discovered the Internet and the Internet has discovered healthcare! A rapidly growing number of Internet sites are dedicated to helping consumers find the information they need to make decisions about their health and healthcare. Patients are creating online communities that provide peer support, information on the latest research, [...]
Avon Comprehensive Breast Center
San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center
Like many facilities, the Avon Breast Center has FFDM systems from several companies and also performs breast ultrasound and MR exams. The center performs 10,000 diagnostic and screening mammograms a year. It implemented three KODAK CARESTREAM Mammography Workstations to allow efficient viewing of breast studies.
Prior to this [...]
Smith and Nephew, one of the leading manufacturers of medical devices in the world, is supporting initiatives throughout the region to educate local practitioners on healthcare solutions for conditions related to this disease.
The company recently supported the “First International Diabetic Foot and Lower Extremity Course” from November 9-10 at the Al Murooj Rotana Hotel in [...]