Navigation Links
Philips Teams up With Integrated Oncology Network, Reinforcing Its Commitment to the Future of Cancer Care
Date:10/18/2011

ANDOVER, Mass., Oct. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Philips Electronics (AEX: PHI, NYSE: PHG) today announced it is teaming up with Integrated Oncology Network, LLC (ION), a development, practice management and advisory firm committed to patient care and quality in oncology. Building on its existing strength in advanced imaging, treatment planning, image-guided interventional therapy, home monitoring and IT solutions for oncology, this partnership signals Philips' vigorous expansion of services to address broader issues in cancer service management – and ultimately facilitate better patient care.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110726/NY41282LOGO)

According to the American Cancer Society's "Global Cancer Facts & Figures," there are 12 million new cancer cases each year – that is, 33,000 per day. While patients and clinicians depend on technology innovation to help deliver better outcomes, declining reimbursement and increasing accountability are forcing cancer administrators to examine every aspect of care for efficiencies and cost effectiveness. Additionally, with greater numbers of patients living with – and ultimately winning – the battle against the disease, the operational side of cancer care is more important than ever. The ION partnership will aid cancer care administrators with operational solutions that support clinical practice and improve patient care, with the aim of reducing costs across the entire health care system.

"Philips is constantly pursuing new ways to meet evolving needs in oncology across the continuum of care – from early detection and diagnosis to treatment and surveillance, and from hospital to home," said Pat Venters, general manager, Oncology Care Cycle, for Philips Healthcare. "Part of that involves staying ahead of the curve in terms of the clinical solutions that we offer, but another cr
'/>"/>

SOURCE Royal Philips Electronics
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Philips Unveils a Vision for the Future of Cardiac Care at ESC 2011
2. Cardium Announces Receipt of $1.1 Million in Funds from Philips Acquisition of Innercool Therapies
3. Lumalier Partners with Philips Healthcare to Provide Tru-D Solution for Reduction of Environmental Pathogens in Healthcare Facilities
4. Sectra and Philips Sign Large Mammography Modality Acquisition Deal
5. Masimo Announces Rainbow Agreement with Philips
6. Philips and the Heart Rhythm Society Collaborate to Showcase the Electrophysiology (EP) Lab of Today and the Future
7. Philips to Take Orders for the Ingenia MRI System in the United States
8. Philips and Microsoft Collaborate to Streamline Radiology Workflow and Processes
9. Philips Names Recipients of Its 2010 Impact Awards
10. Philips-Commissioned RAND Report Highlights Promise of Home Health and Need for Multi-Stakeholder Action to Break Down Barriers to Adoption
11. Philips and Atom Medical Corporation Announce Strategic Alliance to Provide a Complete Neonatal and Perinatal Offering
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/22/2014)...   BioNano Genomics , the genome mapping ... to purchase an Irys™ System . Among them ... (NCI), NIH Intramural Sequencing Center (NISC) and Genoscope (The ... comprehensive view of a genome was a major ... deliver the scalability or reliability to detect and ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... Oct. 21, 2014 Influenza will affect as many ... the United States as high as ... to spread is from person to person in respiratory droplets ... serve way of death, but kills much fewer people each ... done by human fluids including sweat, saliva, blood and other ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... 2014 Sanomedics International Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: SIMH) ... Research & Data Services, demand for thermometers is expected ... 2018, as demand for more accurate digital thermometers continues.  ... world,s largest market for thermometers, and one of the ... International Holdings, Inc. Sanomedics International Holdings designs, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:BioNano's Irys System Adopted by Leading Genomics Centers for Comprehensive Detection of Human Genome Structural Variation 2BioNano's Irys System Adopted by Leading Genomics Centers for Comprehensive Detection of Human Genome Structural Variation 3WholeHealth Products is proud to be releasing its Influenza A and B combo test, on the heels of the announcing of its phase 2 completion of the Rapid Ebola Test 2Sanomedics International Holdings Analyst Report: Taking Some Heat by BrokerBank Securities, Inc. 2
(Date:10/22/2014)... Isabel Healthcare will participate in ... Conference on October 22-24 in Las Vegas, NV. Jason ... panel discussion on Technology in Health Professions Education – ... diagnostic decision support tool and clinical education platform designed ... and clinical learners. The Isabel tools help clinicians broaden ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter ... riveted on the three Ebola cases in Dallas. But, mental ... threat to Americans. President Barack Obama on Friday appointed ... virus, which has infected two Dallas nurses who cared for ... Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital. But the U.S. cases are ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... Kentucky (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Shriners ... agreement that will change the current location of Shriners ... to South Limestone across from the University of Kentucky ... a state-of-the-art ambulatory care center, owned and operated by ... the orthopaedic needs of children and their families well ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... California (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Hay House ... Move Beyond Addiction and Upgrade Your Life (Paperback; $10.82) written ... of Yoga & Recovery. This book is meant to ... in a life of recovery. , Recovery 2.0 is ... 12 Steps; Recovery 2.0 is a guide for what comes ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 ... while Southern California’s fresh water supply runs dangerously low, ... climate change. Southern Oregon’s rivers, despite the lowest mountain ... fast even in late summer and early autumn.* That ... Urness, authors of the new book “Hiking Southern Oregon,” ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Isabel Healthcare to Participate in The Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions (ASAHP) 2014 Conference 2Health News:Ebola Anxiety: A Bigger Threat Now Than the Virus Itself 2Health News:Ebola Anxiety: A Bigger Threat Now Than the Virus Itself 3Health News:Shriners Hospitals for Children - Lexington Announces Plan to Build New $47 Million Facility 2Health News:Shriners Hospitals for Children - Lexington Announces Plan to Build New $47 Million Facility 3Health News:Hay House Announces The Official Release of Recovery 2.0: Move Beyond Addiction and Upgrade Your Life 2Health News:Hay House Announces The Official Release of Recovery 2.0: Move Beyond Addiction and Upgrade Your Life 3Health News:Southern Oregon Is West’s Most Drought Proof Fresh Water Region Say Hiking Guide Authors 2Health News:Southern Oregon Is West’s Most Drought Proof Fresh Water Region Say Hiking Guide Authors 3Health News:Southern Oregon Is West’s Most Drought Proof Fresh Water Region Say Hiking Guide Authors 4
... Global Information Technology Awards Foundation Pays Tribute to Individuals ... that Use Technology to Benefit Society, SAN DIEGO, ... today announced that esteemed customer, Alliant Techsystems,(NYSE: ATK ... systems with,$4.5 billion in annual sales, has been recognized ...
... could find, - Needs remain desperate for emergency relief and ... date, but access ... challenges remain, YANGON, Myanmar, June 2 ... communities in Myanmar,s,Irrawaddy Delta are managing to survive and rebuild by pooling ...
... Fund Chicago Latino Outreach Program and National Latino ... ... Diabetes,Association (ADA) was recently awarded a $450,000 grant from Abbott Fund ... Toolkit. Diabetes is an urgent health problem in the Latino,community. The ...
... earlier in life a patient started, the greater the risk, ... smokers treated for advanced colon cancer are at increased risk ... Researchers analyzed data from 965 people treated for stage III ... more pack year history (calculated by number of years smoking ...
... The use of electrical impulses to stimulate weak or ... used to help stroke or multiple sclerosis patients to ... E. Mann of Salisbury Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust in ... benefits to people with Parkinson,s disease. , People suffering ...
... CYNWYD, Pa., June 2 Philadelphia,Consolidated Holding Corp. ... niches for Home Health Care and Hospice services. ... the market, PHLY,s Home Health Care,and Hospice products ... Automobile, Sexual Abuse and Molestation,Crime, and Umbrella., ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:ATK Receives Laureate Award From Computerworld Honors Program for Storage and Data Protection Innovation Featuring Overland's Products 2Health News:ATK Receives Laureate Award From Computerworld Honors Program for Storage and Data Protection Innovation Featuring Overland's Products 3Health News:ATK Receives Laureate Award From Computerworld Honors Program for Storage and Data Protection Innovation Featuring Overland's Products 4Health News:Myanmar One Month Later: Delta Communities Surviving on Resilience 2Health News:American Diabetes Association Receives $450,000 Grant From Abbott Fund for Latino Community Initiatives 2Health News:Smokers With Colon Cancer Face High Recurrence Risk 2
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
Medicine Products: