King Edward’s CEO steps down

Andrew Robertson has resigned as chief executive of King Edward VII’s Hospital after four years in the role. A spokesperson for the hospital said Robertson...

bablyon secures Chinese deal

babylon health has signed a deal with Chinese technology giant Tencent to use its Al system to deliver healthcare services in mainland China, including...

Bupa partners with HERO for online tool

Bupa Global has launched a free online tool in partnership with US-based Health Enhancement Research Organisation (HERO) so that companies can assess the effectiveness...

Robot-supported technology available at second Netcare hospital

A hybrid theatre, equipped with a robot-supported angiography system device for ‘minimally invasive’ surgical procedures, has opened at Netcare’s Sunninghill Hospital in Johannesburg, South...

UK’s first proton beam centre approved

Proton Partners International (PPI) has received approval from The Healthcare Inspectorate Wales to treat patients with proton beam therapy at its Rutherford Cancer Centre...

Everlight Radiology wins teleradiology tender

Everlight Radiology has won a teleradiology tender for three NHS trusts in Essex. The company will provide urgent after-hours emergency and routine radiology reporting services...

Bupa UK partners with Proton Therapy Centre

Bupa UK has partnered with the Proton Therapy Centre in Prague, Czech Republic, to offer its eligible health insurance members access to pencil-scanning technology...

Apposite invests in OrthoD

Apposite Capital has backed a management buy-out (MBO) of UK medical products and implants producer OrthoD. Apposite acquired OrthoD from The Riverside Company, an international...

Circle Health pulls out of treatment centre tender

Circle Health is withdrawing its bid to continue running services at Nottingham NHS Treatment Centre, and said it is considering a legal challenge to...

Inquiry will examine referrals to independent sector

Ministers have announced plans to examine how doctors and other health professionals refer patients from the NHS to the independent sector as part of...