Wolters Kluwer News

Monday, 24 October 2016 00:00

Wolters Kluwer 2016 Survey Reveals Technology Investments in Integrated Solutions Lead to Higher Client Satisfaction

What are the key components to client satisfaction? And what are the key attributes that clients look for when choosing an accounting firm? These are…
Thursday, 08 December 2016 00:00

Wolters Kluwer New, Refreshed UpToDate Website Helps Clinicians Find Answers Faster with a Seamless Experience across Desktop & Mobile Web

The Health division of Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information and point-of-care solutions for the healthcare industry announced the refreshed design of UpToDate,…
Thursday, 08 December 2016 00:00

Wolters Kluwer looking at Digital India to push its growth : Shireesh Sahai Featured

Wolters Kluwer India, which provides professional information services for sectors like healthcare, today said it is leveraging on governments programmes such as Digital India to…
Monday, 01 August 2016 00:00

In Conversation with Shireesh Sahai: Realising the Indian dream

 Wolters Kluwer is a Netherlands-based firm offering information services and solutions to professionals in the health, tax and accounting, risk and compliance, finance and legal…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

With Sleep Medicine Launch, Wolters Kluwer Expands UpToDate Coverage to 24 Specialties

The Health division of Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information and point-of-care solutions for the healthcare industry, announced that it has added sleep…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Wolters Kluwer is Trusted Provider of Drug Information for Top-ranked USNWR’s Best Children’s Hospit

 The Health division of Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information and point of care solutions for the healthcare industry, is proud to provide…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Wolters Kluwer Launches Zika Resource Portal Providing a Trusted Information Source for Evolving Cli

 The Health division of Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information and point of care solutions for the healthcare industry, has launched the Zika…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Wolters Kluwer 2016 Half-Year Report

Wolters Kluwer 2016 Half-Year ReportGlobeNewswire2016-07-29 ALPHEN AAN DEN RIJN, Netherlands, July 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) Wolters Kluwer, a global leader in professional information services, today…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Atul Dubey Joins Wolters Kluwer as Senior Vice President of Global Strategy

Wolters Kluwer announces the appointment of Atul Dubey as Senior Vice President of Global Strategy. Mr. Dubey will report to Nancy McKinstry, CEO and Chairman…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Accenture Appoints Nancy McKinstry to Board of Directors

Accenture (NYSE:ACN) announced today that Nancy McKinstry has been appointed to the company&rsquos Board of Directors, effective July 13. Ms. McKinstry, 57, is chief executive…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Wolters Kluwer's 'CCH iFirm', first choice accounting software for CAs in India

Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting, one of the world's largest providers of tax, accounting, and audit information solutions, has transformed hundreds of the chartered accountancy…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Wolters Kluwer opens Indonesian office

Wolters Kluwer today announced the opening of its office in Jakarta. Addressing the increasing needs of an evolving financial sector, the office will provide professional…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Wolters Kluwer launches new open-access journal: Pediatric Quality and Safety

 Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information and point of care solutions for the healthcare industry, is pleased to announce the new open-access journal, …
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

mHealth could be the next big thing to happen to Indian healthcare industry - Shireesh Sahai, CEO, W

Shireesh Sahai, CEO, Wolters Kluwer India, brings more than two decades of experience as a global leader &ndash working in India, the U.S., Europe, China,…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Be Inspirational and Inclusive: Shireesh Sahai

A leader is inspirational & inclusive&hellip provides vision and path for the team, making them achieve more than they think they are capable of. A…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Phillips may invest in Indian healthcare technology startups looks to join other global Fortune 500

BENGALURU: Dutch consumer electronics and healthcare giant Philips is looking to join the ranks of other global Fortune 500 companies in leveraging India's rapidly evolving …
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

GST will make industry competitive, boost states' revenue: RBI

 The implementation of GST will make industry more competitive through dismantling of the complex indirect tax structure and boost the tax revenue of states, RBI…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Health Ministry celebrating ‘Health Week’ to promote Healthy Living several initiatives to be launc

Ministry of Health and Family and Welfare will be celebrating a Health Week starting from today, to mark the World Health Day falling on 7th…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Wolters Kluwer Recognized as a Category Leader in Chartis’ IFRS 9 FinTech Quadrant™

 Wolters Kluwer today announced that Chartis Research has named the company a Category Leader for the financial services industry in its FinTech Quadrant&trade on International…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Healthcare IT Market Growing at 13.4% CAGR to 2020 Driven by HIEs and EHR Systems

 The healthcare industry is undergoing a major transformation due to the challenge of providing more cost-effective personalized care. The push towards predictable outcomes and higher…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Healthcare providers in India to spend $1.2 bn

 MUMBAI: Healthcare providers in India are expected to spend $1.2 billion on IT products and services in 2015 an increase of seven percent over 2014,…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Popular medical app UpToDate’s parent company eyes digital health acquisitions for India expansion

 Netherlands-based Wolters Kluwer, which offers clinical reference information products like medical apps to students and professionals in the medical field, plans to expand its digital…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Wolters Kluwer eyes acquisition, tie-ups to grow in India

Wolters Kluwer, a Netherland-based information, business intelligence and point of care solutions firm for the tax, accounting and healthcare industries is planning to expand its…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

E-hospital MediAngels to raise $5 million for expansion

MUMBAI: Mumbai-based Angels Health, which runs online hospital MediAngels, said it is raising $5 million (around Rs 33 crore) to push its expansion plans. "We…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

MakeinIndia for Medical Technology Applications need of the hour

 Technological developments are taking place at a rapid stride. All round engineering research resulting in smart materials, processes, products and applications are changing the face…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Global mHealth Market is Expected to Register a High CAGR of 33.5% During the Forecast 2015 to 2020

 Mobile health (mHealth) is an area of electronic health (eHealth) that delivers revolutionized healthcare services through mobile technologies such as mobile phones that enable the…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Nancy McKinstry featured among the MOST POWERFUL WOMEN: EMEA by Fortune

 The first female&mdashand first American&mdashCEO of Wolters Kluwer in the Netherlands, McKinstry has led a digital transformation of the 175-year old Dutch publishing house. Wolters…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Wolters Kluwer Included in Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

 S&P Dow Jones Indices and RobecoSAM today announced the results of their 2015 sustainability assessments. Wolters Kluwer belongs to the top 10% of the world's…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Govt launches Sehat telemedicine initiative

The government on Tuesday launched a pan-India health initiative called Sehat in line with its Digital India vision. The initiative, which will be run in…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Mobile healthcare support in times of natural disasters

 Healthcare delivery system has progressed by leaps and bounds. Still much challenge remains for healthcare practitioners and hospitals to deliver quality care especially during times…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Digital India: Telecom Min launches health initiative, leaves out Ministry of Health - See more at:

Prime minister Narendra Modi&rsquos &ldquoDigital India&rdquo campaign seems to have triggered a game of one-upmanship among his ministers. Three weeks after the Health Ministry circulated…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

IMA urges doctors not to register clinics

ARA: The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has appealed to doctors practising in the state not to register their clinics under the Clinical Establishments (Registration and…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Realistic health policy must to ensure healthcare to all

 The Indian Medical Association, Cumbum Valley branch, has appealed to the government to roll out a realistic health policy with a view to providing overall…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Healthcare innovation challenge

HealthStart, a healthcare-focussed incubator, will partner with HITLAB to organise HITLAB World Cup India 2015. HITLAB World Cup is a global healthcare innovation challenge to…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Reaching healthcare to rural population can be immediate deliverable of PM's Digital India programm

As one of the immediate possible deliverables to Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi's Digital India programme, anASSOCHAM sectoral Paper has suggested Tele-medicine be reached to…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Primary healthcare to be part of curriculum

NEW DELHI: Primary healthcare is set to be part of the school curriculum. The government is working on a proposal to make health education, focusing…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Delhi budget: Government to open 500 neighbourhood clinics

NEW DELHI: The government will spend Rs 125 crore on opening 500 new neighbourhood clinics before April 2016 to improve basic health services and end…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Health Minister JP Nadda Encourages Civil Society Involvement in 'Swachh Bharat' Mission

 NEW DELHI: Union Health Minister J P Nadda today pitched for involving civil society in the 'Swachh Bharat' mission-related activities of government-run health institutions, so…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Health ministry plans 14 new medical colleges in six existing institutes

 Grappling with shortage of teachers and crumbling infrastructure, the Union health ministry has allowed the opening of 14 new medical colleges and increased the number…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Healthcare initiatives for urban poor need more attention: PM

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said more attention was required on the healthcare initiatives for the urban poor.According to a release from the Prime…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Medical devices like stents, implants set to come under price control

 Faced with complaints of overpricing of medical devices like cardiac stents and implants, the government seems to be finally getting its act together.According to a…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

World’s Largest Digital Mass Education Program, IAP Healthphone, Launched By Govt. to Fight Malnutri

 Behind the shining &lsquoMake in India&rsquo vision and investment of billions of dollars of venture capital fund there lies another India which is malnourished, unhealthy…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Only 25% Indians have access to healthcare services: Swiss Re

Only around 25% Indians have access tohealthcare services and 58% of healthcare spending is currently in the form of out-of-pocket expenses, Zurich-based reinsurer Swiss Re's…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Treat in India project gets Gadkari, Bawankule push

 Nagpur: The 'Treat in India' project being initiated by a group of UK-based doctors led by Dr Dhiraj Gupta from city seems to be getting…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

e-Learning course on healthcare communication launched at CAHOCON 2015

The course aims to directly impact patient safety and quality in healthcare by improving communication in the healthcare setting An e-learning course on healthcare communication,…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 00:00

Applying Big-Data in Public Sector Healthcare

Big Data is one thing that everyone talks about, but only a few know what to do with it? The Narendra Modi led NDA Government…
Saturday, 13 August 2016 00:00

Accenture Appoints Nancy McKinstry to Board of Directors

Accenture (NYSE:ACN) announced today that Nancy McKinstry has been appointed to the company&rsquos Board of Directors, effective July 13. Ms. McKinstry, 57, is chief executive…
Saturday, 13 August 2016 00:00

Atul Dubey Joins Wolters Kluwer as Senior Vice President of Global Strategy

Wolters Kluwer announces the appointment of Atul Dubey as Senior Vice President of Global Strategy. Mr. Dubey will report to Nancy McKinstry, CEO and Chairman…