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St. Luke’s University Health Network taps GE for $11 million ultrasound purchase
Will install 76 ultrasound systems at St. Lukes in 2020, but deal continues over four years
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Philips begins a major, 10-year strategic partnership in Germany
Marienhospital Stuttgart hospital to implement state-of-the-art technology across multiple departments
Almost three-quarters of hospital leaders worried for organization's financial viability
Operating margins dropped in excess of 100% in second quarter for one-third of hospitals
Philips inks deal with SimonMed Imaging for 3T MR scanners
The first six systems will be deployed in California, Arizona, Illinois and Colorado
Merit Medical Systems to pay $18 million to settle false claims allegations
Accused of paying kickbacks to induce purchase of products
The future of the ICU: How clinical decision support is advancing care
Insights from the market analysts at Signify Research
Pandemic adds fuel to remote telemonitoring demand: MedTech panel
Adoption of telehealth may be one silver lining to the pandemic
The real value proposition of GPOs
How much money a GPO can save an organization varies by product and service category
M&A activity continues to surge in Q3, despite pandemic
'While the pandemic has not changed the fundamental drivers of M&A, it has created new ways for deals to be executed'
Justice Department investigates role of Medtronic in ventilator shortage
Acquisitions by Medtronic may have limited competition in ventilator manufacturing
Lafayette General and Ochsner Health merge in deal worth nearly half a billion
Expands access to care for communities in Acadiana region of Louisiana
Medtronic to acquire Avenu Medical
Will strengthen the company's peripheral vascular access portfolio
Supply chain lessons from COVID-19 at 2020 MedTech Conference
What does it take to keep the supply chain unbroken during a public health crisis?
Siemens enters 10-year partnership with North Carolina health system
Will bring robotics and advanced imaging to WakeMed Health & Hospitals
Hospital operating margins and revenue still down six months into pandemic
Driven by low volume and revenues and high per-patient expenses
BWXT and Ontario Power Generation report 'tremendous progress' toward Mo-99 production
Darlington Nuclear Generating Station to become first large-scale nuclear station to produce molybdenum-99
Tampa General Hospital to begin system-wide upgrade with Philips tech
Seven-⁠year agreement gives the hospital early and ongoing access to the latest Philips innovations

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