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Sema4 secures a deal to acquire GeneDx, capturing $200M in private investment

The deal between Stamford, Connecticut-based Sema4 and GeneDx’s parent, Miami-based OPKO Health, was fortified with a $200 million private placement...

Board of Pharmacy Technicians Specialties expands certifications, specialty certificates

The Board of Pharmacy Technicians Specialties on Jan. 18 launched three new advanced certifications and 10 specialty certificates. 

Viewpoint: To combat pandemic, US needs to think less like a physician

Caring for an individual and protecting a population require different thought processes, which is why the U.S. must stop thinking like a physician...

Surgeon discusses benefits, obstacles of establishing joint replacements at Pennsylvania ASC

Huntingdon Valley (Pa.) Surgery Center performed its first knee joint replacement surgery in December. 

White House forms task force to target next coronavirus variants

The White House has formed a new task force that will prepare for the emergence of new variants of  SARS-CoV-2 — the virus that causes COVID-19 —...

Essentia Health to tear down old hospital, build new tower in $900M expansion

Duluth, Minn.-based Essentia Health will demolish St. Mary's Medical Center and build a new 12-story, 942,000-square-foot hospital tower as part of...

Providence Anesthesiology Associates performed 1K+ same-day total joints at ASCs in 2021

Providence Anesthesiology Associates completed 1,135 same-day total joint replacements at freestanding ASCs in 2021.

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Incivility in Today’s Healthcare

Incivility in Today’s Healthcare

The terms ‘treatment' and 'experience' -- we’ve heard of these so often in discussing patients. But what about the treatment and experience of doctors and nurses? Let's set...

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