PRA Enhances COVID-19 Monitoring Program with Integration of Microsoft Healthcare Bot Service

RALEIGH, N.C., June 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — PRA Health Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRAH) announced today the enhancement of its commercial Health Harmony COVID-19 Monitoring Program with the integration of the Microsoft Healthcare Bot service. Users of PRA’s Health Harmony digital platform who enroll in their organization’s COVID-19 Monitoring Program can use the AI-based chatbot, which […]

Philips launches obstetrics monitoring solution to support clinicians and expectant mothers during COVID-19 pandemic

June 12, 2020 Under new April 2020 FDA guidance [1], the Avalon CL Fetal and Maternal Pod and Patch are now available in the U.S., in addition to existing countries in Europe, Australia, New Zealand and Singapore, to support fetal and maternal monitoring Integrated with Philips’ comprehensive obstetrical care portfolio, the new offering has the […]

Thailand’s 127 national parks to reopen on July 1st

Many of Thailand’s 127 national parks are to reopen, either fully or partially, as of July 1st, after three months of closure.   Mr. Jongklai Worapongsathorn, deputy director-general of the Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation, said today (Friday) that 64 parks, including Khao Yai in the northeastern province of Nakhon Ratchasima, will […]

Thai Admiral: Navy Patrols Fail to Find Rohingya Boat

Thailand’s navy insisted Friday that its ships have not located a boat carrying hundreds of Rohingya refugees after Malaysia’s coast guard chief claimed it was in Thai waters and had been blocked from entering Malaysian territory many times. Human Rights Watch, meanwhile, called on the two neighboring countries to rescue the Rohingya who were reported […]

Cambodia Pressed for Thorough Probe of Thai Activist’s Suspected Abduction

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA – Rights groups and lawmakers are calling on Cambodian authorities to carry out a thorough and transparent investigation into the possible kidnapping of a Thai dissident in the capital, Phnom Penh, last week. Wanchalearm Satsaksit was reportedly abducted by a group of armed men outside his apartment block on the afternoon of […]

COVID-19 caseload tops 800,000, deaths surpass 40,000 in Brazil

Brazil’s total confirmed COVID-19 cases topped 800,000 and the death toll surpassed 40,000 on Thursday, local media quoted data from the country’s health ministry as saying, In the past 24 hours, the ministry registered 30,412 new cases, taking the country’s tally to 802,828, according to the reports. The death toll reached 40,919 as more than […]