Navigation Links
Frost & Sullivan to Present the 2008 Excellence in Healthcare Innovation Awards
Date:10/28/2008

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan is pleased to announce that the firm will be naming the recipients of its 2008 Excellence in Healthcare Innovation Awards. The Awards will be announced during a banquet that will take place on November 12, 2008 in San Antonio, Texas.

The Healthcare Innovation Awards are given to companies that have made a significant contribution to the delivery and management of healthcare. Such companies have shown success at meeting the needs of patients and other stakeholders in the healthcare industry by championing treatments, while striving for pioneering products, practices, technology, and ideas.

The evening will feature pre- and post-networking opportunities, as healthcare industry thought leaders, community directors, and senior managers unite to applaud and celebrate each others' efforts to transform the industry. Frost & Sullivan will recognize companies, products, processes, and executives that have achieved world-class performance within their segment of the healthcare industry. Throughout the evening, Frost & Sullivan will honor Award recipients for demonstrating excellence and innovation in such areas as cardiovascular devices, medical imaging informatics, personalized medicine, neurology, and oncology, among other areas.

"Frost & Sullivan's team of analysts surveys emerging industry trends and tracks exceptional leaders in business, qualifying those worthy of distinction," explains Frost & Sullivan's Director of Healthcare Research Monali Patel Shastry. "Our Healthcare Innovation Awards are reserved for companies whose cutting-edge healthcare contributions make it possible to envision a new level of care in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of disease and illness, leading to better outcomes and an improved quality-of- life for patients."

The Awards banquet will take place from 5:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 12, 2008 at the San Antonio Westin Riverwalk Hotel, located at 420 W. Market St., San Antonio, Texas 78205. For more information, please contact Jake Wengroff, Director of North American Corporate Communications, at 210.247.3806 or jake.wengroff@frost.com.

To choose Award recipients, Frost & Sullivan's healthcare analyst team tracks emerging and existing markets and evaluates the contributions of industry participants. Analysts quantify several market factors for each participant according to predetermined criteria that define innovation in healthcare. The analysts also consider the pace of technology development and deployment, and the potential relevance or significance of the innovation to the overall industry. The Award recipient is ultimately chosen after a thorough evaluation of this research.

Frost & Sullivan's Best Practices Awards recognize companies in a variety of regional and global markets for demonstrating outstanding achievement and superior performance in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, customer service, and strategic product development. Industry analysts compare market participants and measure performance through in-depth interviews, analysis, and extensive secondary research in order to identify best practices.

About Frost & Sullivan

Frost & Sullivan, the Growth Partnership Company, partners with clients to accelerate their growth. The company's TEAM Research, Growth Consulting and Growth Team Membership(TM) empower clients to create a growth-focused culture that generates, evaluates and implements effective growth strategies. Frost & Sullivan employs over 45 years of experience in partnering with Global 1000 companies, emerging businesses and the investment community from more than 30 offices on six continents. For more information about Frost & Sullivan's Growth Partnership Services, visit http://www.awards.frost.com.

Contact:

Jake Wengroff

210.247.3806

jake.wengroff@frost.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Frost & Sullivan
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Supernanny Jo Frost Joins the Partnership for a Drug-Free America in Supporting Time To Talk(TM)
2. Masimo Corporation Receives a Frost & Sullivan 2007 Industry Best Practices Award for Pulse Oximetry Leadership
3. Panomics Inc.: Recipient of the Frost & Sullivan 2007 United States Drug Discovery Technologies Entrepreneurial Company of the Year Award
4. Novadaqs SPY Imaging System named Product of the Year by Frost and Sullivan
5. Gary Tschautscher of Nonin Medical, Inc. Receives CEO of 2007 for North American Patient Monitoring From Frost & Sullivan
6. Kelloggs Frosted Flakes Gold(TM) Helps Moms Get the Gold
7. MedApps Receives Prestigious Frost & Sullivan Award
8. Nancy Frost Joins Lawson-Hawks as Employee Benefits Vice President
9. Accurays CyberKnife System Receives 2008 North American Medical Devices Product of the Year Award From Frost & Sullivan
10. Help Your Kids Earn an A for Attentiveness with a Bowl of Frosted Mini- Wheats(R) Cereal for Breakfast
11. Therapy Could Save Limbs After Frostbite
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/29/2017)... ... April 29, 2017 , ... ... to the list of fine retailers selling biodegradable, hanging flushable wipes dispensers and/or ... large supermarket chain headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, operates more than 350 stores ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... April 28, 2017 , ... ... (The National Campaign) announces its support for the Access to Contraception for ... Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA), will help to ensure that ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... Lake City, UT (PRWEB) , ... April 28, 2017 , ... ... exist in some of their formulas. This begins with the popular ClearLungs Extra Strength ... they will be changing the formula in the following ways:, , ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... ... April 28, 2017 , ... Date aired: ... , “Computers are everywhere and they’re here to stay,” said Sharon Kleyne on ... and Your Health on Voice America sponsored by Nature’s Tears® EyeMist®. So she ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... , ... April 28, 2017 , ... ... been previously exposed to more adverse experiences than children in the general population. ... such as abuse, neglect or other family challenges. While no fault of their ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/19/2017)... , April 19, 2017 Cardiology devices segment ... projected period The Cardiology Devices segment is likely ... US$ 15 Mn in 2018 over 2017. By the end ... market valuation close to US$ 700 Mn, expanding at a ... segment dominated the Asia Pacific reprocessed ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... DALLAS , April 19, 2017  Vanderbilt University ... first patients in Nashville , Tennesse ... Lower Esophageal Sphincter Stimulation for GERD (LESS GERD) trial. ... to provide long-term reflux control by restoring normal function ... nearly 65 million people in the United ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... HANOVER, N.J. , April 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... conducted by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood ... (NIH) demonstrating that 58% of patients with treatment-naïve ... six months when treated with eltrombopag at the ... 1 . The study evaluated three sequential treatment ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: