Philips Sonicare reveals connected power toothbrush designed to revolutionize daily brushing habits
Jul 27, 2016 - As part of its ongoing mission to help improve people’s lives through meaningful innovation, Philips Sonicare, the most-loved electric toothbrush brand by Americans and their dentists, has launched its first-ever connected power toothbrush for adults.
Philips to expand its Population Health Management business with the acquisition of Wellcentive
Jul 27, 2016 - Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Wellcentive, a leading US-based provider of population health management software solutions. Financial details of the transaction will not be disclosed.
Philips Sonicare For Kids Releases Limited Edition Ice Age: Collision Course Connected Power Toothbrush for Even More Brushing Fun
Jul 22, 2016 - Philips Sonicare, America’s #1 dentist recommended power toothbrush brand, introduced Philips Sonicare For Kids Ice Age: Collision Course, a new, limited edition version of the only connected sonic toothbrush for kids.
Philips SimplyGo Mini portable oxygen concentrator conforms to FAA standards, now available for on board aircraft use
Jul 21, 2016 - Philips Respironics, a division of Royal Philips, announced today that their SimplyGo Mini portable oxygen concentrator (POC) conforms to all applicable Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requirements for POC carriage and in-flight use on board aircraft*.
Philips’ Care Orchestrator to connect Trilogy ventilators to advance care for patients with COPD and other respiratory conditions
Jul 21, 2016 - Philips Respironics, a business of Royal Philips, today announced that its Trilogy family of portable ventilators, the most widely used ventilators in North America, will be activated to connect to the Care Orchestrator care management application.
Publication of results from major three year telehealth study builds case for ‘at scale’ roll-out of supported self-care
Jul 11, 2016 - Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG; AEX: PHIA) has today announced the publication of a new report – Evidence for Supported Self Care at Scale – during an exclusive event held at the King’s Fund, London. The report details the findings of a large scale supported self-care programme rolled-out across Liverpool among 1,808* people living with long-term conditions (LTCs), including diabetes, heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Philips Foundation publishes its 2015 Annual Report
Jul 05, 2016 - The Philips Foundation announced today the publication of its 2015 Annual Report which highlights the progress of its global projects with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), the Netherlands Red Cross and the United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) as well as over 30 community projects around the world.
Philips teams up with Visiopharm to boost breast cancer diagnosis objectivity through computational pathology
Jun 21, 2016 - Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) today announced that it has signed a licensing agreement with Visiopharm to offer their breast cancer panel software algorithms  with Philips IntelliSite  digital pathology solution to help pathologists with an objective diagnosis of breast cancer.