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UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) has announced the promotion of Brian Thompson as chief executive officer of its healthcare insurance business unit UnitedHealthcare. He has held numerous roles within the organization during a time of business, digital and medical transformation across the healthcare industry.
Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) is acquiring voice recognition technology (VRT) leader Nuance Communications (NASDAQ: NUAN) for about $19.7 billion.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Abecma (idecabtagene vicleucel) with an indication for the treatment of adult patients with relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma after four or more prior lines of therapy, including an immunomodulatory agent, a proteasome inhibitor and an anti-CD38 monoclonal antibody.
Abecma was developed through a strategic collaboration of its innovator, bluebird bio, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLUE), plus their clinical and commercial partner Bristol Myers Squibb (NYSE: BMY).
Amazon Care expands its healthcare services for Amazon workers nationwide and is marketing them to other employers
CanSino Biologics Commits To Yearly 500 Million Single-Dose COVID-19 Vaccine Production Goal - Takes On Global COVID-19 Immunization Business Sector And International Expansion
Highmark Health Blue Cross Blue Shield hires Verily Life Sciences for Living Health Platform Development
Takeda Pharmaceutical (TSE: 4502, NYSE: TAK) is acquiring Brisbane, California-based Maverick Therapeutics in a deal featuring an upfront payment plus additional monies to be paid based on product development and regulatory approval goals up to $525 million.
Sinopharm accelerates global market access strategy with new 3 billion dose COVID-19 vaccine annual production quota
Chinese pharmaceutical giant Sinopharm (Hong Kong Stock Exchange: 01099. HK) has announced a production expansion goal for its COVID-19 vaccines to 3 billion doses annually. By achieving that objective Sinopharm will be the leading manufacturer of coronavirus vaccines and the largest producer of immunizations in terms of total volume worldwide.
Johnson & Johnson boosts COVID-19 vaccine production with support from Merck and BARDA
Amazon, Ascension, Intermountain Healthcare join forces with 4 other healthcare enterprises to champion greater use of advanced home health services
The USDA has announced it is funding 86 projects through the Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) grant program. It helps rural healthcare organizations and rural educators improve their connections with and better support their patients or students. The new flow of monies is largely attributed to new demands and issues triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic.
To stay viable, rural communities require significant technology investment to support medicine, academics and business...
Evernorth, the healthcare subsidiary of Cigna (NYSE: CI), is purchasing MDLive as part of a broader healthcare business strategy. MDLive is a clinical and technology pioneer in healthcare that was founded in 2009. It provides consumers, patients, health plans, healthcare systems and self-insured employers with round-the-clock access to board-certified doctors with specializations in emergency medicine, family practice, internal medicine, pediatrics plus behavioral health therapists.
Merck accelerates its advanced autoimmune therapy development strategy with $1.85 Pandion Therapeutics buyout