Health Care & Hospitals This section contains releases covering every aspect of the health care industry, with special focus on hospitals and medical groups. Find information on upcoming medical and health care conferences, along with study results, policy changes, and news of advancements in the field. Also included are announcements of awards won by doctor, surgeons, and other health care providers as well as financial and company information regarding new appointments and partnerships, funding, quarterly reports, and legal news.

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12:08 ET Avicanna Commences Trading on the TSX Under the Symbol "AVCN"

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11:13 ET Richards Packaging Income Fund Announces July 2019 Distribution

TORONTO, July 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Richards Packaging Income Fund (TSX: RPI.UN) (the "Fund") announced today its cash distribution for the month...


11:00 ET STANLEY Healthcare Earns Acclaim from Frost & Sullivan for Its Portfolio of RTLS Solutions

Based on its recent analysis of the North American Healthcare Asset, Patient, and Staff Flow Management Solutions market, Frost & Sullivan...


10:36 ET Adoption of Service-based Model Spurs Growth in the Global Medical Imaging Industry

With healthcare systems around the world gradually transitioning to value-based care, the $250 billion global medical imaging industry is...


10:00 ET Government of Canada announces appointments to the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety

GATINEAU, QC, July 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is committed to appointing highly qualified candidates able to best serve the...


10:00 ET League Adds Chief Revenue Officer To Its Leadership Team

League Inc., North America's leading Health Benefits Experience platform, today announced the addition of enterprise SaaS sales veteran Susan...


09:52 ET Charlotte's Web Announces Research Initiative with Rodale Institute and Natural Care to Pioneer Regenerative Hemp Agriculture In North America

Regenerative Organic Hemp Farming Supports Healthy People and a Healthy Planet BOULDER, CO, July 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Charlotte's Web Holdings, Inc....


09:30 ET Government of Canada announces investment in women's organizations in St. John's

ST. JOHN'S, July 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Women's organizations provide vital services in our communities, supporting women and girls to be financially ...


09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Notice to the Media - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, to announce federal funding to address the opioids crisis/

KAMLOOPS, BC, July 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, federal Minister of Health, will participate in training delivered...


09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Government of Canada Launches Action Plan on Sexually Transmitted and Blood-Borne Infections/

Plan will accelerate efforts to prevent, diagnose and treat sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections, and address barriers to care...


08:40 ET Origin House Announces Record Preliminary Unaudited Revenue of Approximately $21 Million(1) for the Second Quarter of 2019

Over 88% sequential growth in Q2 2019 preliminary unaudited revenue (compared to Q1 2019), primarily driven by focused execution in expanding...


08:00 ET MilliporeSigma and Broad Institute Announce CRISPR License Framework to Encourage Innovation

MilliporeSigma and the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard today announced an agreement to offer non-exclusive licenses to CRISPR intellectual...


08:00 ET Pasha Brands Recruits Four Prominent Communications Experts

VANCOUVER, July 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Pasha Brands Ltd. ("Pasha") (CSE: CRFT) (OTC:CRFTF), Canada's largest craft cannabis brands organization, is...


07:30 ET High Tide Announces Research Analyst Coverage by Canaccord Genuity

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07:00 ET Sunniva Announces Receipt Of CAD $1,000,000 Deposit For Sale Of Sunniva Medical Inc. And Announces CAD $5,000,000 Short Term Bridge Financing

Sunniva Inc. ("Sunniva", the "Company", "we", "our" or "us") (CSE: SNN) (OTCQB: SNNVF), a North American provider of cannabis products and...


07:00 ET Aurora Cannabis Selected as Sole Winner in Italian Cannabis Tender

Secures Two-Year Contract to Continue to Supply Italy with high-quality medical cannabis NYSE: ACB TSX:ACB EDMONTON, July 18, 2019 /CNW/ -...


06:30 ET Neptune Wellness Solutions Closes US$41 Million Private Placement

Proceeds will be used, in part, to fund the cash portion of the initial consideration for the SugarLeaf acquisition Significant participation...


06:00 ET Koios to Complete Development of CBD-Enhanced Functional Beverage Line: Test Batch Production to Begin on Friday, July 19, 2019

Following the Company's September 4, 2018 announcement of plans to release a functional beverage infused with CBD, Koios has resumed...


06:00 ET Aphria Inc. to announce fourth quarter and fiscal 2019 financial results on August 1, 2019

LEAMINGTON, ON, July 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Aphria Inc. ("Aphria" or the "Company") (TSX: APHA and NYSE: APHA) will release results for the fourth...


00:05 ET New results from CFHI: Innovative program improves patient access to specialist medical advice in primary care across Canada

OTTAWA, July 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement (CFHI), in partnership with Canada Health Infoway, the College ...


Jul 17, 2019, 20:00 ET Government of Canada Launches Action Plan on Sexually Transmitted and Blood-Borne Infections

Plan will accelerate efforts to prevent, diagnose and treat sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections, and address barriers to care...


Jul 17, 2019, 19:41 ET Court Upholds The Validity And Determined Actavis' Infringement Of Patent Protecting RELISTOR® Tablets

Bausch Health Companies Inc. (NYSE/TSX: BHC) ("Bausch Health" or the "Company") and Progenics Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: PGNX), announced today...


Jul 17, 2019, 17:00 ET Notice to the Media - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, to announce federal funding to address the opioids crisis

KAMLOOPS, BC, July 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, federal Minister of Health, will participate in training delivered...


Jul 17, 2019, 16:42 ET Prominent leaders join Kidney Cancer Canada board

TORONTO, July 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Three Canadian leaders from the worlds of media, law and Hi-tech have joined the board of Kidney Cancer Canada | ...


Jul 17, 2019, 15:22 ET AAIC® 2019 Highlights New Research Showing Healthy Lifestyle May Offset Environmental and Genetic Risk of Alzheimer's Disease

Research presented at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2019 in Los Angeles suggests adopting multiple healthy...