DOTmed Home MRI Oncology Ultrasound Molecular Imaging X-Ray Cardiology Health IT Business Affairs
News Home Parts & Service Operating Room CT Women's Health Proton Therapy Endoscopy HTMs Mobile Imaging
SEARCH
Current Location:
>
> This Story


Log in or Register to rate this News Story
Forward Printable StoryPrint Comment

 

 

More Industry Headlines

Physicians halt life-threatening arrhythmias with stereotactic radiation First entirely non-invasive process proposed for treating ventricular tachycardia

Researchers develop new contrast agent for better MR detection of heart disease Reveals inflamed areas in resulting scans

Better staff management can save NHS £200 million per year Researchers say better efficiencies don't have to come at expense of worker wellbeing

AI, service-based business models and the cloud will be key health care trends in 2018 An industry maturing in its understanding of deep learning

FDA proposing new fast track for medical device approval Could save firms millions

Brainlab to become distributor of Elekta's stereotactic neurosurgery products in US Already the supplier in select European markets

MR could predict survival and treatment response for patients with brain metastasis May spare them life-threatening surgeries

Hitachi and Partners Connected Health assess readmission for heart failure with AI Assesses risk of readmission within the first 30 days following release

PET tracer may help assess promising Alzheimer's treatment Visualizing progress with 18F-AV45 PET imaging agent

New nanoparticle technology may replace MR for cancer detection Shows promise in preclinical study

Siemens to cut up to 1,600 jobs from health care business

by Brendon Nafziger , DOTmed News Associate Editor
Siemens AG could cut as many as 1,600 jobs from its health care business, including up to 8 percent of its diagnostics group, according to reports Wednesday.

In an interview with Swiss newspaper Finanz & Wirtschaft, CFO Michael Sen said the diagnostics group, which makes blood and urine testing systems, had underperformed. He said they would likely cut between 6 and 8 percent of its 15,000 global workforce, according to accounts of the interview given by MarketWatch and Bloomberg.

Story Continues Below Advertisement

Servicing GE Nuclear Medicine equipment with OEM trained engineers

We offer full service contracts, PM contracts, rapid response, time and material,camera relocation. Nuclear medicine equipment service provider since 1975. Click or call now for more information 800 96 NUMED



Overall, in the last quarter, growth of new orders and sales in health care was sluggish, and profitability was down, according to the reports.

Related:


You Must Be Logged In To Post A Comment

Advertise
Increase Your
Brand Awareness
Auctions + Private Sales
Get The
Best Price
Buy Equipment/Parts
Find The
Lowest Price
Daily News
Read The
Latest News
Directory
Browse All
DOTmed Users
Ethics on DOTmed
View Our
Ethics Program
Gold Parts Vendor Program
Receive PH
Requests
Gold Service Dealer Program
Receive RFP/PS
Requests
Healthcare Providers
See all
HCP Tools
Jobs/Training
Find/Fill
A Job
Parts Hunter +EasyPay
Get Parts
Quotes
Recently Certified
View Recently
Certified Users
Recently Rated
View Recently
Certified Users
Rental Central
Rent Equipment
For Less
Sell Equipment/Parts
Get The
Most Money
Service Technicians Forum
Find Help
And Advice
Simple RFP
Get Equipment
Quotes
Virtual Trade Show
Find Service
For Equipment
Access and use of this site is subject to the terms and conditions of our LEGAL NOTICE & PRIVACY NOTICE
Property of and Proprietary to DOTmed.com, Inc. Copyright ©2001-2017 DOTmed.com, Inc.
ALL RIGHTS RESERVED