GE and Satyam Announce Global Alliance to Provide Healthcare IT Services
The companies will join forces to plan, design, and implement
infrastructures for global healthcare providers of all sizes -- from the
to the largest hospitals. They will also perform
application integration and tailor solutions for providers, as needed.
Beginning in the 4th quarter...
Breastfeeding does not protect children against developing asthma or allergies
...spital during the late 1990s. They were split into two groups. In the experimental group breastfeeding was promoted and supported in the hospitals and polyclinics
the women and children attended. In the control group the hospitals and clinics continued with their normal practices and policies. Within the exper...
Breastfeeding does not protect against asthma, allergies
...ok place from December 2002 to April 2005, when the children were 6 years old.
In the survey, a control group of maternity hospitals and affiliated polyclinics
was randomized to continue their traditional practices, while those in the experimental group were trained to teach better breastfeeding techniques an...
Polyclinics Could Threaten NHS Services, Warns BMA
...s fear that some of these proposals may not be in the best interests of patients. The concept of care closer to patients homes may sound appealing but polyclinics
have the potential to destabilise and fragment existing hospital and GP services.
The review points out that many GP practices do not have th...
Cuba is Exporting Healthcare Now
...in the Americas, and the highest rate of treatment and control of hypertension.
For health issues beyond the capacity of the neighborhood doctor, polyclinics
provide specialists, outpatient operations, physical therapy, rehabilitation, and labs. Those who need inpatient treatment can go to hospitals; at the...
Smoky Haze Cause Health Problems in Singapore
...rday, fell back to a moderate 65 during the night but started rising again Sunday.
The health ministry reported the number of people who visited polyclinics
because of haze-related conditions was up by 600 during the first week of this month, compared to the same period last month.
'Cut back on outdo...
Apollo to Open Super-specialty Hospital in Oman by Year-end
...l would become the first of its kind in the private sector in Oman.
The centre is expected to fill the gap between super-specialty hospitals and polyclinics
in the Gulf nation.
Said AMC CEO Sandeep Kumar: 'The AMC came up because of this gap. We don't have any hospital here taking care of the multi-s...
Singapore’s Healthcare To Outsource To Indian Firm For Faster X-Ray Result
...noses and send them back, reported the Straits Times.
By April, the Indian doctors will take over the reading of X-rays from two or three more NHG polyclinics
and eventually from all of them.
The biggest beneficiaries are the patients, who can now get their X-ray results the same day. At other polyclinic...