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- Pfizer Leaves Investors Guessing on Intentions for Astra
Pfizer, which in May officially abandoned its bid to buy British rival AstraZeneca, reported higher-than-expected second-quarter earnings, helped by growing sales of its cancer medicines.
By Reuters. International Herald Tribune. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:42:56 GMT.
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- Hunt ticked off over A&E wait stats
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt is ticked off by the statistics watchdog over claims about A&E waiting times in England.
BBC News. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:20:48 GMT.
- Aetna Profit Rises 2.4%, Beating Estimates
Aetna's second-quarter profit climbed more than 2 percent, as gains from an acquisition helped the health insurer top expectations and raise its 2014 earnings forecast again.
By The Associated Press. International Herald Tribune. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:13:09 GMT.
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- Four New Hampshire hospitals partner to address population health
Four critical-access hospitals in the upper third of New Hampshire have signed a nonbinding letter of intent to collaborate in the care of a population that is among the sickest and poorest in the state.
Modern Healthcare. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:00:00 EST.
- As Profits Roll In, Aetna To Expand On Obamacare Exchange In 2015
Aetna said this morning it will expand its private health insurance products on government exchanges under the Affordable Care Act next year to the additional market of Georgia based on the company’s first-year successes.
By Bruce Japsen. Forbes. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:54:00 GMT.
- Healthcare Realty Trust Announces Second Quarter Dividend
NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 29, 2014 -- Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (NYSE: HR) today announced its common stock cash dividend for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. ...
PR Newswire. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:26:00 EDT.
- Q&A: How Hawaii health care compares to federal
Hawaii lawmakers and other key officials say the state's health care law faces an unlikely threat from the Affordable Care Act that could lead to a lower standard of care for state residents. ...
Miami Herald. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:15 EDT.
- West Africa: Deadliest Ebola Outbreak Raises Alarm in West Africa
[Deutsche Welle]Concerns about the deadliest-ever outbreak of the Ebola virus are growing after the infection of two US health workers and the death of a Liberian doctor. The virus has killed at least 660 people in recent months.
All Africa. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 08:59:45 GMT.
- Miller faces sales job on $17B VA health care bill
WASHINGTON (AP) — Before being elected to Congress, Rep. Jeff Miller was a real estate broker. ...
Yahoo. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 03:27:08 -0400.
- Authorities Fear Spread of Ebola After Ill Man Flew Across West Africa
Health authorities are trying to determine who on a series of flights across West Africa last week came into contact with a man who days later died of the Ebola virus. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 01:01:10 -0400.
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