healthcare

Health Minister takes part in AU virtual joint regional meeting on ''Investing in Health'' Initiative

November 24, 2020

(TAP)- Minister of Health Faouzi Mehdi took part, on Monday afternoon, the virtual joint regional meeting of the African Union (AU) that brought together ministers of finance and investment...... Continue Reading >

Patient Safety Movement Foundation Launches New Commitment Model Supporting Mission to Achieve Zero Preventable Patient Deaths By 2030

November 24, 2020

Every year, more than 4.8 million patients lose their lives to preventable medical errors worldwide. The Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF), a global non-profit, is committed...... Continue Reading >

Vocera Smartbadge Named to TIME’s List of the 100 Best Inventions of 2020

November 22, 2020

Vocera Communications, Inc. (NYSE:VCRA), a recognized leader in clinical communication and workflow solutions, today announced that the wearable Vocera Smartbadge has been named to TIME’s list of the 100 Best Inventions...... Continue Reading >

COVID-19: restaurants allowed to stay open until 7 pm as of November 23 (Health Minister)

November 19, 2020

TAP) - Restaurants will be allowed to stay open until 7 p.m. instead of 4 p.m, as of Monday, November 23, said Health Minister Faouzi Mehdi. Speaking after a meeting of the Scientific...... Continue Reading >

VFMCRP and Fresenius Kabi expand collaboration in nephrology in China with Veltassa® agreement

November 19, 2020

Regulatory News: Vifor Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma (VFMCRP) and Fresenius Kabi today announced an agreement to develop, register and distribute Veltassa® for the treatment of hyperkalemia in the People’s...... Continue Reading >

Smuggled paramedical gear seized in Le Kef (Customs)

November 18, 2020

(TAP)- Customs guard teams in Kef seized smuggled paramedical gear from Algeria carried on board two trucks arriving from Kasserine, the General Directorate of Customs announced in...... Continue Reading >

CITET's laboratory of physicochemical analyses accredited, compliant with international standards

November 18, 2020

TAP) – The laboratory for the physicochemical analyses of water, sludge and sediments of the Tunis International Centre for Environmental Technologies (CITET) has been accredited...... Continue Reading >

Study Investigates Effects of Patient Blood Management Program with Masimo SpHb®, Noninvasive, Continuous Hemoglobin Monitoring, on Postoperative Cancer Patients

November 17, 2020

Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today the findings of a study published in Blood Transfusion in which Dr. Lucia Merolle and colleagues at the Azienda USL-IRCCS of Reggio Emilia, Italy investigated the impact of applying...... Continue Reading >

Experts: Marine Pollution Hindrance to Nigeria’s Quest for Blue Economy

November 14, 2020

Maritime expert and founder of the African Marine Environment Sustainability Initiative (AFMESI), Dr. Felicia Mogo, has called on Nigeria and other African countries to urgent tackle...... Continue Reading >

Full Results From AFFIRM-AHF Study Show Ferinject® Significantly Reduces Hospitalizations After Acute Heart Failure in Patients With Iron Deficiency

November 14, 2020

Regulatory News: Vifor Pharma today presented the full results from the AFFIRM-AHF study at the 2020 American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific Sessions virtual congress. Simultaneously, results were published in the...... Continue Reading >