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Medical Alley
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Medical Alley's Global Influence Interactive Map

The technologies and therapies developed by Medical Alley member companies improve lives all over the world, but did you know the companies themselves cover the globe as well? Here's your chance to explore the world and find all the places Medical Alley member companies are located, spreading the region's influence and innovations.

Medical Alley member companies can be found in 672 cities, 42 U.S. states and 103 countries.

Medical Alley is home to the world's

#1 Health Technology Cluster
Annual Innovation Report, 2015

#1 Hospital
US News Health

#1 Place to Work for Millennials

Medical Alley is the global epicenter of health innovation and care, where healthcare leaders call home.

In Medical Alley, you will find the world's leading health technology innovation cluster, the highest ranked hospital, and the globally recognized Destination Medical Center. Medical Alley is also home to the nation’s largest private health insurer and more than 1,000 healthcare companies, employing more than 500,000 Minnesotans and millions more worldwide.

Medical Alley has history. It is the birthplace of implantable medical technology, collaborative care delivery and innovative health plan models. The Smithsonian has recognized six "Great Places of Invention” in the U.S., including only one for healthcare, Medical Alley.

Medical Alley is the future, where healthcare is transformed.

If you want to see what healthcare will look like tomorrow, visit Medical Alley today.

Special Report


Medical alley is the global epicenter of health innovation and care

The Medical Alley Association, led by its Board of Directors and executives from all sectors of the Medical Alley healthcare community, convened two Working Groups to lead the development of a 10-year strategy plan for Minnesota to realize the vision of Medical Alley being recognized as the global epicenter of health innovation and care. Specifically, the two Working Groups focused on

Minnesota Competitiveness 


 Early-Stage Ecosystem

"Realizing the Vision" delivers recommendations for both private and public sector solutions and is a blueprint for policy and industry leaders to adopt this vision and act to make it a reality.

2019 Investment Report

Medical Alley startup and growth stage companies smashed investment records, showing strength at every stage of the business life cycle.

Advertise in Medical Alley

Reach decision makers through our sponsorship, advertising, and content creation opportunities.

Medical Alley Is 

Set in Medical Alley, the global epicenter of health innovation and care, the Leading the Conversation series presents a curated set of discussions with thought leaders from across healthcare.

From The Blog

Keep your finger on the pulse of Medical Alley from anywhere with the ALLEY NEWSLETTER