With just a few exceptions, Indianapolis’ life sciences and health care community is turning out in force for the festival, with sponsorships, exhibit booths and parade units.
IU Health has been pushing in recent months to build its in-house team of neurosurgeons and will end its relationship in December with Goodman Campbell, which has provided a big part of neurosurgery services at hospitals and the medical school for the past nine years.
The Indianapolis-based drugmaker has updated the label on Verzenio with a new warning after Japanese health officials said the drug is suspected of adversely affecting patients’ lungs.
One of the project’s partners, Post Acute Medical LLC of Pennsylvania, has been shutting down hospitals in Texas and Wisconsin in recent months.
The Indianapolis-based company also announced a deal to cover nearly 4,000 government workers and dependents in Hamilton County, Ohio.
LifeOmic founder Don Brown said he developed the app as an experiment to help people who are trying to improve their health through intermittent fasting. But the app has taken off faster than anyone expected.
The two sides seem to be digging in as a deadline approaches for them to figure out a way to work together after the end of this year.
Nearly 40 states allow patients to get their eyes tested and glasses prescribed online, but Indiana’s 2016 telemedicine law bans such practice here.
Seeking to reduce delays and endless paperwork, Butler’s College of Pharmacy developed a database to help the Indiana Department of Insurance make sure insurers are covering the right drugs.