GE to announce healthcare initiative
Wall Street Journal, May 7, 2009
General Electric Co. plans to announce an initiative for its healthcare business. The company has said that it will unveil GE's new efforts to improve "sustainability of global healthcare systems" involving health technology, independent living, rural health, and cost containment. People familiar with the matter said GE's effort focuses on how GE is improving access and quality to healthcare globally while lowering costs.