Product update

New global initiative ‘Act4Biosimilars’ launched

Sandoz recently announced the launch of a new global initiative called ‘Act4Biosimilars’ to help address health inequity and inequality worldwide. Act4Biosimilars aims to increase patient access to advanced medicines by facilitating greater approvability, accessibility, acceptability and affordability (the 4 A’s) of biosimilars. The initiative is supported by a multidisciplinary Steering Committee of patient advocacy leaders, healthcare professionals, biosimilar experts and industry leaders from around the world, with a mission to increase global adoption of biosimilar medicines by at least 30%…

NVIDIA unveils Clara Holoscan MGX tool

Silicon Valley giant NVIDIA is expanding its arsenal of products for healthcare with the launch of Clara Holoscan MGX, a tool designed to help medical device organizations develop artificial intelligence tools. The company said the new technology was created to help industry players meet regulatory standards. “Deploying real-time AI in healthcare and life sciences is critical to enable the next frontiers in surgery, diagnostics and drug discovery,” said Kimberly Powell, vice president of healthcare at NVIDIA. “Clara Holoscan MGX, with…

PTOgo – first-of-its-kind travel medical insurance

International Medical Group® (IMG®) is excited to introduce PTOgo, a first-of-its-kind travel medical insurance offering for employers and employees that provides accident and sickness coverage for international trips during paid time off. Offered as an employee benefit, PTOgo includes a customizable number of days of travel medical insurance coverage for employees, their spouses, and their children to take leisure trips internationally in the year following a company's open enrollment period. By offering PTOgo, employers can raise their duty of care…

Aster brings together one-doctor clinic inside retail pharmacy with Aster Xpress

Aster DM Healthcare, has announced the launch of Aster Xpress, a novel concept which brings together a one-doctor clinic inside a retail pharmacy which will help patients with general ailments and primary health needs seek instant medical care and receive the medication within the least possible time. Introduced specially for the residents of The Expo 2020 Village, Aster Xpress would provide örst aid, effective triaging and basic diagnostics for general medical needs as well as cater to health & wellness…

Lana Health’s innovative Health Savings Account

Lane Health Inc., recently announced that it is launching an innovative Health Savings Account (HSA). Offffered through participating employers, the Lane HSA includes an Advance feature that works like a line of credit through the HSA that employees can use to pay for qualified medical expenditures. The Lane Health 'Card with a Heart' provides inclusive, on-demand, swipe-and-go access to the Advance feature with no credit checks. The Card with a Heart makes high deductible health plans less scary, allowing them…