BioSpace Collaborative

Academic/Biomedical Research
News & Jobs
Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Channel Medical Device and Diagnostics Channel Clinical Research Channel BioSpace Collaborative    Job Seekers:  Register | Login          Employers:  Register | Login  

NEWSLETTERS
Free Newsletters
Archive
My Subscriptions

NEWS
News by Subject
News by Disease
News by Date
PLoS
Search News
Post Your News
JoVE

CAREER NETWORK
Job Seeker Login
Most Recent Jobs
Search Jobs
Post Resume
Career Fairs
Career Resources
For Employers

HOTBEDS
Regional News
US & Canada
  Biotech Bay
  Biotech Beach
  Genetown
  Pharm Country
  BioCapital
  BioMidwest
  Bio NC
  BioForest
  Southern Pharm
  BioCanada East
  US Device
Europe
Asia

DIVERSITY

PROFILES
Company Profiles

INTELLIGENCE
Research Store

INDUSTRY EVENTS
Research Events
Post an Event
RESOURCES
Real Estate
Business Opportunities

 News | News By Subject | News by Disease News By Date | Search News
Get Our Industry eNewsletter FREE email:    
   

Philips and Mayo Clinic Land $16 Million CMS Grant to Improve Clinical Care


12/19/2012 9:01:37 AM

The Mayo Clinic in collaboration with Philips Research North America and the U.S. Critical Illness & Injury Trials Group receive $16 million in funding from the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation to improve critical care in the ICU. The Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation awarded Philips (NYSE:PHG), the Mayo Clinic and the U.S. Critical Illness & Injury Trials Group a $16 million grant from in support of improving clinical care performance. CMMI, a sub-group of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, handed out the funding as part of its Healthcare Innovation Awards, which seek to produce cost savings in the U.S. healthcare system by funding new developments. "Meaningful improvements to ICU patient care are emerging from this collaboration," CEO of Philips Healthcare's patient care and clinical informatics Mike Mancuso said in prepared remarks. "This technology is helping to enhance medical decision making and reduce medical errors in a sustainable way, ultimately addressing the reality of how care is delivered in an evolving health care environment."

Read at MassDevice

   

ADD TO DEL.ICIO.US    ADD TO DIGG    ADD TO FURL    ADD TO STUMBLEUPON    ADD TO TECHNORATI FAVORITES
 

//-->