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Chinese hospitals targeted for takeovers

China’s growing prosperity has fuelled demand for private healthcare, opening up opportunities for foreign private equity takeovers of hospitals and clinics Asia homepage

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Hospitals hope to predict illness by analyzing your spending habits

Advertisers aren't the only ones interested in your spending habits — hospitals and insurance companies are taking note as well. Carolinas HealthCare, which operates hundreds of healthcare facilities from hospitals to nursing homes and care centers throughout North and South … Continue reading

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Robots let doctors ‘beam’ into remote hospitals

CARMICHAEL, Calif. (AP) — The doctor isn’t in, but he can still see you now. Tech News Headlines – Yahoo! News

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MSF-backed hospitals treated Syria ‘chemical victims’ – BBC News

BBC News MSF-backed hospitals treated Syria 'chemical victims'BBC NewsMedecins Sans Frontieres says hospitals it supports in Syria treated about 3,600 patients with "neurotoxic symptoms", of whom 355 have died. The medical charity said the patients had arrived in three hospitals … Continue reading

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Syrian hospitals treated thousands for poison gas symptoms, says charity – The Guardian

The Guardian Syrian hospitals treated thousands for poison gas symptoms, says charityThe GuardianThe UN high representative for disarmament affairs, Angela Kane, arrives in Damascus, Syria, to press for access to the site of Wednesday's suspected chemical weapons attack. Photograph: Hassan … Continue reading

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Ailing hospitals symptomatic of Brazil

While money is lavished on football stadiums ahead of the World Cup, Brazil’s public healthcare system is in crisis Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Vietnamese hospitals win regional honours – Viet Nam News

VietNamNet Bridge Vietnamese hospitals win regional honoursViet Nam NewsVietnamese hospitals win regional honours. HA NOI (VNS)— Three hospitals in Viet Nam have been presented with Hospital Management Asia prizes this year for their improved quality and social responsibility. Fortis Hoan … Continue reading

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Vietnamese hospitals win Asian Management Awards – VOVNews.vn

Vietnamese hospitals win Asian Management AwardsVOVNews.vnThe results were announced at the 2012 Hospital Management Asia summit, held in Hanoi on September 14 by the Vietnam's Ministry of Health, the International Hospital Federation and the Asian International Federation. The awards are … Continue reading

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Malware forces Atlanta area hospitals to stop accepting patients (Yahoo! News)

Yahoo! News – The Atlanta, Georgia area’s twin Gwinnett Medical Center hospitals in Lawrenceville and Duluth were forced to turn away all but the most seriously ill trauma patients two weeks ago because of a nasty bug — but not of … Continue reading

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