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health technology

A generic term for any intervention that can be used to promote health and prevent, diagnose or treat disease for rehabilitation or long-term care. The term encompasses drugs, devices, clinical procedures and healthcare settings (e.g., ITU/ICU).
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s new report: International Trends in the Use of Health Technology Assessment to their offering.
June 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- After successfully completing the Programming and Schematic design phases of the project in collaboration with the Long Beach City College District team, user group and bond management team BCA Architects continues their partnership with the LBCCD to modernize their Nursing and Health Technology building.
OTCBB:AGNM), Pearson Matthews Ltd, and Imperial College London has today been awarded GBP 440,000 (US $825,000) by the UK Government's Health Technology Devices (HTD) Scheme for the development of a line of low cost, easy-to-use and portable point-of-care diagnostic devices for testing of cardiovascular health.
SAN DIEGO, July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HUYA Bioscience International, a leader in globalizing China's biopharmaceutical innovations, today announced a strategic partnership with the Zhongshan National Health Technology Park.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Nation's First Center to Study Real-World Effectiveness of Emerging Medical Technologies to Be Managed by Nonprofit Health Technology Center
Experts share insight on issues identified on ECRI Institute's Top 10 Health Technology Hazards
George Hersch, vice president of materiel management for Norton Healthcare; Thomas Skorup, MBA, vice president of health technology planning for ECRI; and Carol-Davis Smith, CCE, Premier senior consultant for Capital Lifecycle Solutions, will present "Using Evidence-Based Technology Assessment to Improve Your Bottom Line" on August 15 from 9: 15 - 10:30 a.
The hearing, entitled, "Overcoming Rural Health Care Barriers: Use of Innovative Wireless Health Technology Solutions," will consider the benefits of wireless solutions that enable diagnosis, monitoring, and some forms of treatment to help patients no matter where they live or when they need care.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Marc Larsen has been appointed chief operating officer for the Health Technology Center (HealthTech).
DALLAS, June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Preferred Health Technology Inc.
410,000 will fund a program at the Health Technology Center of San Francisco to improve the coordination of, and build capacity for, prospective clinical effectiveness research and medical technology policy in California and the nation.

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