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Magnetic Attraction: GE Researchers Tapping Healthcare Experience to Scale Up Offshore Wind Power

NISKAYUNA, NY – January 21, 2020 – Could the high field magnets used in MRI scanners that help doctors see and diagnose disease inside the human body unlock the key to generating more wind energy?  A multi-disciplinary team of GE engineers at GE’s Research Lab in Niskayuna, NY has been awarded $20.3 million in follow-on funding […]

Starkey Announces Promotions of Key Contributors to Leadership Positions

Eden Prairie, Minnesota (January 19, 2021) – Starkey is positioning itself for rapid and intense growth in 2021 with the promotions of six influential company contributors to leadership positions. The strategic move will allow Starkey to double down on the company’s mission, which is to serve its customers better than anyone else. To that end, this week, […]

NIH and PhysIQ Complete Initial Phase of COVID-19 Digital Biomarker Development; Pen Contract for Phase II

A first-in-kind tool that collects and analyzes continuous physiologic data could provide early clinical indicators of COVID-19 decompensation. Based on Phase I data, machine learning was used to develop and test a novel COVID-19 digital biomarker to be further validated in Phase II. CHICAGO, IL – The National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the National Institute of […]

PhysIQ Recognized as a 2021 Hottest Health Tech Company

The Observer names physIQ as one of the hottest tech companies in the US second straight year for outstanding work amid the global COVID-19 pandemic. CHICAGO, IL – January 14, 2021 – PhysIQ, the leader in digital health solutions and artificial intelligence (AI) based physiology analytics, has been named to the  Observer’s list of Hottest Health Tech Companies in Digital Health […]

InterShunt Announces Equity Financing

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 11, 2021 — InterShunt Technologies, Inc., an early-stage medical device company developing a novel catheter-based solution to reduce left atrial pressure in heart failure patients, announced today the completion of an equity financing. Funding will be used to support the research and development of the Percutaneous Atrial Shunt Catheter System (PAS-C™ System).  The round […]

Starkey Chief Technology Officer Dr. Achin Bhowmik Named IEEE Fellow

Leading technologist earns prestigious honor for leadership in perceptual augmentation devices Eden Prairie, Minnesota (January 14, 2021) – Starkey Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President of Engineering Achin Bhowmik, Ph.D., has been named a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). The IEEE is the world’s largest technical professional organization for the advancement of technology. Each […]

Bind Named to 2021 “Fierce 15” List of the Most Promising Health Care Companies

MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bind Benefits, Inc. announced today it has been named by Fierce Healthcare as a Fierce 15 company, designating it as one of the most promising health care companies of 2021. “The Bind team is truly honored to be recognized by Fierce Healthcare,” said Bind CEO Tony Miller. “Bind was built on the belief that we must create a future where […]

Fishawack Health Adds Award-Winning Creative Agency StoneArch, Enhancing its Offering as a Leading Global Commercialization Partner

January 13, 2021 – Fishawack Health, a leading global commercialization partner for the life sciences industry, announces the acquisition of StoneArch, a Minneapolis-based healthcare marketing agency, renowned for its strategic, creative, and storytelling capabilities. StoneArch brings with it more than 35 years of experience in content creation and storytelling for the healthcare industry—some of the […]

Central Logic Acquires Acuity Link for Intelligent Transport & Announces New Bed Visibility Capability, Advancing Mission to Enable Health Systems to ‘Operate as One’ through Improved Access and Orchestration

ST. PAUL, MINN. — January 12, 2021 — (PR Newswire) — Central Logic, the leading healthcare access and orchestration company, has acquired Acuity Link, a leading provider of transportation communications and logistics management software. Acuity Link’s technology powers Central Logic’s new Intelligent Transport capability, which was announced today along with the company’s real-time Bed Visibility platform. The addition of Intelligent Transport and Bed […]

Starkey’s Livio Edge AI Wins 2021 BIG Innovation Award

Hearing industry leader continues to earn recognition for technological innovations Eden Prairie, Minnesota (January 12, 2021) – Starkey is pleased to announce Livio Edge AI has won a 2021 BIG Innovation Award, presented by the Business Intelligence Group. The annual business awards program recognizes organizations, products and people that are bringing new ideas to life in […]

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