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Philips Marks New Milestones to Improve People’s Health Across the Globe at WEF 2020

Philips Marks New Milestones to Improve People’s Health Across the Globe at WEF 2020

Amsterdam, the Netherlands and Davos, Switzerland, Jan. 20 (Korea Bizwire) – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced new milestones in its aim to make the world healthier and more sustainable through innovation. In collaboration with its partners, Philips aims to address pressing societal issues with a focus on the United [...]

Philips Once Again Ranked Among the World’s Top Global Companies for its Commitment to Action on Climate Change

Philips Once Again Ranked Among the World’s Top Global Companies for its Commitment to Action on Climate Change

Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Jan. 20 (Korea Bizwire) – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced that it has once again been placed on the CDP Climate Change A List [1], making this the seventh consecutive year it has achieved a CDP A-list ranking for its leadership in corporate climate action. [...]

Philips Partners with the United Nations Population Fund and the Government of Republic of the Congo to Reduce Maternal and Newborn Mortality

Philips Partners with the United Nations Population Fund and the Government of Republic of the Congo to Reduce Maternal and Newborn Mortality

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Jan. 17 (Korea Bizwire) – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG; AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced a  major partnership with the Republic of the Congo’s Ministry of Health & Population and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) to reduce maternal and newborn mortality rates by fifty (50) percent in the country’s health facilities over [...]

Philips Expands Its Range of Consumer-focused Digital Health Solutions at CES 2020

Philips Expands Its Range of Consumer-focused Digital Health Solutions at CES 2020

Las Vegas, United States and Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Jan. 6 (Korea Bizwire) – At CES 2020 (Booth #43708, January 7-10, Las Vegas, NV), Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced its expansion of personalized consumer health solutions that help shape the industry of consumer health. With the expansion of the collaboration with [...]

Philips Completes Cancellation of 8.54 Million Shares

Philips Completes Cancellation of 8.54 Million Shares

Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Dec. 24 (Korea Bizwire) – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) today announced that it has completed the cancellation of 8,541,356 of its shares. The cancelled shares were acquired as part of Philips’ EUR 1.5 billion share repurchase program that started in the first quarter of 2019. Further details on the repurchase program can be [...]

Philips to Nominate Feike Sijbesma and Peter Löscher as Members of the Supervisory Board

Philips to Nominate Feike Sijbesma and Peter Löscher as Members of the Supervisory Board

Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Dec. 17 (Korea Bizwire) – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced that it will propose the appointments of Feike Sijbesma and Peter Löscher as new members of the Supervisory Board to the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM), which will be held on April 30, 2020. [...]

Philips and Health First Spotlight Results of 15-year Strategic Collaboration in Tele-critical Care

Philips and Health First Spotlight Results of 15-year Strategic Collaboration in Tele-critical Care

Amsterdam, the Netherlands and Rockledge, United States, Dec. 11 (Korea Bizwire) – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, and Florida-based Health First today announced the outcomes of their successful 15-year tele-critical partnership. Powered by Philips’ acute telehealth platform eCareManager, Health First’s VitalWatch eICU has demonstrated significant reductions in mortality and lengths of stay for [...]

Philips and Regional Medical Center Announce USD 16 Million, Long-term Strategic Partnership to Innovate Patient Care for Residents of Rural South Carolina

Philips and Regional Medical Center Announce USD 16 Million, Long-term Strategic Partnership to Innovate Patient Care for Residents of Rural South Carolina

Amsterdam, the Netherlands and Orangeburg, United States, Dec. 10 (Korea Bizwire) – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, and the Regional Medical Center (RMC), today announced a strategic 5-year partnership agreement worth USD 16 million to deliver innovative diagnostic imaging solutions for the residents of rural Orangeburg, Calhoun, Bamberg and Barnwell counties [...]

Philips and Paige Team Up to bring Artificial Intelligence (AI) to Clinical Pathology Diagnostics

Philips and Paige Team Up to bring Artificial Intelligence (AI) to Clinical Pathology Diagnostics

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Dec. 5 (Korea Bizwire) – Royal Philips ( (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, and Paige, a leader in computational pathology, announced today a strategic collaboration to deliver clinical-grade AI applications to pathology laboratories. These AI technologies, starting with Paige Prostate, aim to help pathologists identify, quantify and characterize cancer in [...]

Philips and Humana Team Up to Improve Care for At-risk Medicare Advantage Members

Philips and Humana Team Up to Improve Care for At-risk Medicare Advantage Members

Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Dec. 4 (Korea Bizwire) – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced a collaboration with Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), one of the leading health and well-being companies in the U.S., to help improve care and health outcomes for select high-risk Medicare Advantage members. Through an integrated approach, Humana [...]