News

17th August 2012

Introducing the Celtic Alliance for Nanohealth

The Celtic Alliance for Nanohealth (CAN) is a coordinated cross‐border cluster of leading research and development organisations, comprising a world class alliance between four leading European Universities and key opinion leaders.
17th August 2012

Made in Wales Awards 2012: Entry Deadline Extended to August 24

Wales Business Insider is delighted to be hosting the highly successful Made in Wales Awards Dinner on Thursday 18th October 2012. This event, organised by Wales Business Insider, is a celebration of the best in manufacturing, design and product development across Wales, for every size of company. Made in Wales will recognise the achievements of Welsh businesses…

16th August 2012

Swansea Based Health Cloud Technology to Benefit UK NHS and Welsh Economy

A new £600,000 project has brought Swansea University researchers and Welsh eHealth companies together to develop cloud computing technology which will deliver significant long-term benefits both to the UK NHS and the Welsh economy.
15th August 2012

‘Champions for Health’ Campaign to Encourage Welsh NHS Staff to Lead by Example

A campaign to encourage 1,000 staff in the NHS in Wales to follow healthy lifestyles and become fitter themselves is being launched, to encourage patients and the public to follow suit. Staff will be asked to commit to two of five lifestyle changes: drink safely; take regular exercise; eat healthily; stop smoking; and work toward…

14th August 2012

Pioneering Swansea University Course to Improve Care for Patients Needing Blood Transfusions

Patients needing blood transfusions will be soon able to have them authorised by trained nurses and pharmacists as well as doctors, thanks to a new course accredited by Swansea University and developed in collaboration with the Welsh Blood Service.
13th August 2012

Malaysian Investment to Boost Funding, Employment and R&D at Cardiff based Neem Biotech

Cardiff-based Neem Biotech and its intellectual property have been acquired by Malaysian headquartered pharmaceutical company InQpharm.
10th August 2012

Welsh Government Mission to Advamed 2012 – Registration

Advamed 2012 is a major event for suppliers to the medical industry taking place between 1st and 3rd of October in Boston, USA. Register by August 27 to be part of the UKTI and Welsh Government's healthcare market access mission to Advamed 2012.
10th August 2012

MediWales Members Ensinger Group Ltd Acquires Jet Engineering (Scotland) Ltd

Ensinger Group Ltd is pleased to announce the purchase of Jet Engineering (Scotland) Ltd on 10th July 2012 as part of the ongoing expansion plans to the Ensinger Machined Parts Division.
09th August 2012

Collaborative Effort to Curb Heart Disease Deaths in Wales

A three month consultation is being launched by the Welsh Government Health Minister Lesley Griffiths to help reduce the 4,700 deaths a year from heart disease in Wales.
08th August 2012

Concerns Prompt Inquiry into Welsh Language use in Healthcare Sector

An inquiry is to be held into the use of the Welsh language in the health and care sectors following concerns from The Welsh Language Society that there was a negative attitude to Welsh within the medical profession.