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FDA Changing Course on Antibiotics in Livestock

Source: Jill U. Adams, Special to the Los Angeles Times The debate over the drug use in food animals continues as federal regulators tackle the issues of drug-resistance and shorter … Continue reading

February 26, 2013 · 2 Comments

Cayman Isles Target Americans For Medical Tourism

Source: Shurna Robbins / Reuters A renowned Indian heart surgeon has struck a deal to build a 2,000-bed healthcare city in the Cayman Islands to target American patients and insurers … Continue reading

September 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Fortis Healthcare Considers IPP for Stake Sale

Source: CNBC / Money Control Fortis Healthcare is mulling an Institutional Placement Program for sale of 8% of its stake and the company may use funds to retire debt, reports … Continue reading

September 13, 2012 · Leave a comment

American Hospital Dubai Earns 5th JCI Accreditation

Via AMEinfo American Hospital Dubai became the first hospital in the Middle East – and only the second in the world – to be awarded JCI accreditation in May 2000 … Continue reading

July 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

India Company’s Medical-Tourism Push

Via by: Bruce Einhorn / Bloomberg Businessweek  Indian hospital operator Fortis Healthcare’s purchase of a big stake in Singapore-based Parkway Holdings could lead to a major shakeup in the global … Continue reading

June 13, 2012 · 1 Comment

Investing in the US Healthcare Sector

Via Investopedia   Health insurers are the companies that pay the bills: Companies purchase health insurance in one of two general ways: The purchasing company assumes the risk of paying … Continue reading

June 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Rwanda: Indian Firm to Build U.S.$40 Million Hospital

Via Maria Kaitesi / A team of Indian medical specialists, disclosed plans to set up a modern $40 million multi-specialty hospital in the country within the next one year. … Continue reading

June 11, 2012 · Leave a comment