In the Know: Healthcare News for August 31, 2020

Abbott’s Fast, $5, 15-Minute, Easy-to-Use COVID-19 Antigen Test Receives FDA Emergency Use Authorization; Mobile App Displays Test Results to Help Our Return to Daily Life; Ramping Production to 50 Million Tests a Month

Allina Health and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Commit to Landmark Value-Based Contract in Minnesota

Cancer Genetics and StemoniX Sign Definitive Agreement to Merge

Coronavirus May Help Best Buy Become A Key Healthcare Player

Livio AI Wins Artificial Intelligence Breakthrough Award

Study: Medtronic’s drug-coated balloon reduces dialysis interruptions

PhysIQ Receives FDA Clearance of AI-Based Beat Detection Algorithm 

Health Insurers Like BCBS of Minnesota Are Extending Premium Relief

Harnessing the body’s ability to heal

Medtronic VP & General Manager Sheri Dodd discusses leadership

Philips to expand its image-guided therapy devices portfolio through acquisition of Intact Vascular

Rosens Diversified is acquiring Collagen Solutions

Nortech Systems Announces Completion of Sale-Leaseback

CHF Solutions closes $14.4M offering

The Investment from the Ground Up: What It Takes to Prime a Healthcare Organization for AI and ML

3M to make critical N95 masks at Brockville, Ont., plant

RxFunction Awarded Department of Defense Contract for Rehabilitation Research and Development Project

How you can help others if you’ve had COVID-19

7 technologies to make a ‘new Medtronic’ even more powerful

Wellbeats Selected as One of “World’s Greatest” Companies

New from Tech Tonics: John Groetelaars – Connecting MedTech to the Digital World

Revel Health and Coriell Life Sciences Partner to Drive Members to Take Action for Medication Risks

Groovin’ to the oldies: GrandPad launches new streaming radio feature for senior-friendly tablet

Element Scales Its Health Sciences Business with ALG Acquisition

FDA-industry group touts real-world evidence framework to speed test development

Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation Participates in Research to Expand Availability of Donor Heart Transplants Through Use of New Technology

Biopharma leaders prioritize R&D, technological transformation, and global market presence

Crisis Innovators: How 5 TwinCa Cities startups are fighting Covid-19

Furst Group Assists Medica in CIO Search

Medical Products HUB Welcomes Dr. Sally Que Hee

Creation Technologies Breaks Ground on New Manufacturing Facility in Hermosillo, Mexico

Rachel Lei Appointed as Aldevron General Counsel

Why is the Rio Tinto, St John of God & KFC joining the Medical Products HUB – it’s not just about PPE sourcing

10 Common Mistakes That Can Delay Your 510(k) Clearance

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