Worldwide Enterprise External OEM Storage Systems Market Revenue Declined 1.8% During the Third Quarter of 2020, According to IDC

FRAMINGHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#AFA–According to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Enterprise Storage Systems Tracker, global market revenue for enterprise external OEM storage systems declined 1.8% year over year to $6.7 billion during the third quarter of 2020 (3Q20). Total external OEM storage capacity shipped was up 9.1% year over year to 18.8 exabytes during […]

Illumina and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Expand Access to Whole-Genome Sequencing for Genetic Disease Testing

Building on previous partnership successes, the organizations seek to accelerate time to diagnosis for pediatric patients with genetic diseases SAN DIEGO & WELLESLEY, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Illumina, Inc. (Nasdaq: ILMN) and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care announce a risk-sharing agreement to make whole-genome sequencing (WGS) available to certain Harvard Pilgrim members, effective January 1, 2021. The program will […]

Trinity Life Sciences Acquires BluePrint Research Group

Acquisition Creates Leading Provider of Premier, Commercially Focused Strategy, Insights and Analytics for the Life Sciences Industry WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Acquisition—Trinity Life Sciences, the leading commercial partner to the life sciences industry, announced the acquisition of New Jersey-based BluePrint Research Group. The acquisition positions Trinity as the premier partner for commercially focused strategy, insights and analytics […]

Acceleration Partners Takes on Private Equity Investment to Fund Growth

NEEDHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Acceleration Partners LLC (“Acceleration Partners”), a premier global partner marketing agency, today announced it has received a strategic investment from Denver-based middle market private equity firm, Mountaingate Capital (“Mountaingate”). Founded in 2007 by CEO Robert Glazer, Acceleration Partners has experienced tremendous growth since inception and has earned a stellar reputation as a leader […]

Tekla Healthcare Opportunities Fund Declares Monthly Cash Distribution

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–On December 8, 2020, Tekla Healthcare Opportunities Fund declared its monthly cash distribution of $0.1125 per share. The record date for the monthly cash distribution is December 18, 2020 and the payable date is December 31, 2020. The Fund will trade ex-distribution on December 17, 2020. Note that only participants in the Fund’s Dividend […]

Tekla World Healthcare Fund Declares Monthly Cash Distribution

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–On December 8, 2020, Tekla World Healthcare Fund declared its monthly cash distribution of $0.1167 per share. The record date for the monthly cash distribution is December 18, 2020 and the payable date is December 31, 2020. The Fund will trade ex-distribution on December 17, 2020. Note that only participants in the Fund’s Dividend […]

Santander Bank Leads $100 Million Deal with Holtec International

Financing will support energy firm that helps to protect the public and preserve the environment BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Santander Bank today announced that its Commercial Banking division closed a $100 million credit facility on behalf of Holtec International (Holtec), a privately held energy technology company. Holtec specializes in providing technology and services for a variety of uses, […]

New Report: Retirement Health Costs May Top $1 Million

Even healthy couples should plan for extensive health costs over the course of their retirement DANVERS, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#HealthViewServices–Since publishing its first data report in 2015, HealthView Services has continued tracking rising health costs. According to its new report published today, health care costs have risen by 65 percent over the past six years. Retired couples, […]

IHI Convenes 32nd Annual Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care

Leaders and clinical improvers gather virtually to share new ideas and evidence-based approaches to improve population health and health equity BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#COVID19–The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) has kicked off its annual Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care, taking place December 6-9, 2020. This year’s virtual gathering continues IHI’s 32-year tradition of convening health […]

Ten Consecutive Years HealthEdge Listed as a Sample Vendor for Next-Generation Core Administrative Systems in the Gartner Hype Cycle for U.S. Healthcare Payers, 2020

BURLINGTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–HealthEdge Software, Inc.® (“HealthEdge”), provider of the industry’s leading integrated financial, administrative and clinical platform for health insurers, today announced that it has been identified as a Sample Vendor for the Next-Generation Core Administrative Systems category in the Gartner “Hype Cycle for U.S. Healthcare Payers, 2020” reporti for the 10th consecutive year. As […]