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Trinity’s Chicago Mercy Hospital enters deal to avert closing doors

Dive Brief: Mercy Hospital & Medical Center, a bankrupt hospital that serves some of Chicago’s poorest residents and is owned by giant Catholic system Trinity, may wind up keeping its doors open after entering a nonbinding agreement to be acquired. Insight, which operates a small surgical hospital and biotechnology venture outside of Detroit, will be filing… Read More »

New WTO chief Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala pushes for vaccine access, fisheries deal

Health Politics Loading the player… The new head of the World Trade Organization called Monday for a “technology transfer” when it comes to COVID-19 vaccines and urged member nations to reach a deal to reduce overfishing after years of fruitless talks as she laid out her top priorities after taking office. Director-General Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, a… Read More »

Mylan boosts Euro portfolio with $756M rights deal for Aspen’s injectable thrombosis meds

Mylan’s planned megamerger with Pfizer’s Upjohn generics unit has had a rocky road to approval, with the novel coronavirus pandemic snagging regulatory review. Despite the delay, Mylan isn’t twiddling its thumbs: The generics giant is now bolting on a major addition to its EU portfolio as it awaits its merger deadline. Mylan will shell out… Read More »

EU leaders reach ‘pivotal’ deal on pandemic recovery fund after marathon summit

German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R) and French President Emmanuel Macron (L) arrive for a joint press conference at the end of the European summit at the EU headquarters in Brussels on July 21, 2020. JOHN THYS | AFP | Getty Images The 27 European Union governments have reached a breakthrough agreement over new fiscal stimulus,… Read More »