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Return to Work Resources

Last updated May 26, 2020 As the restrictions set in place around the world to limit the spread of COVID-19 are beginning to ease, millions of workers will soon return to shared facilities like offices and manufacturing floors. No one set of rules is right for all environments, so we have compiled resources on how […]

AdvaMed Announces VentConnect Online Platform to Scale the Production and Distribution of Ventilators

Via AdvaMed New portal developed with the Aerospace Industries Association and Google connects ventilator component suppliers with manufacturers WASHINGTON, D.C. – As part of the medical technology industry’s multi-front battle to combat the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, today the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) announced the launch of a new platform (www.VentConnect.org) to connect ventilator companies with […]

In the Know: Healthcare News from Medical Alley for December 9, 2019

John Halamka named president of Mayo Clinic Platform NeuroOne Medical Technologies Corporation Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Evo(TM) Cortical Electrode Abilitech Medical raises $7.4 million Dr. Craig Samitt Headlines Medical Alley Representation on TCB 100 List Boston Scientific sells Zytiga royalties for $256m Case report: Stem cells a step toward improving motor, sensory function after […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for October 28, 2019

FDA grants $3m to MDIC for quality improvement, cybersecurity programs State devotes $2.5 million to help startups A Move to Managed Care Will Strengthen UnitedHealth Stock 5 MN companies in top 250 of Forbes ‘World’s Best Employers’ University of Minnesota opens first-ever US clinical trial of engineered iPSC-derived cell therapy for blood cancer Medtronic Unveils […]

Run a Compliant Speaker Program, Avoid Costly Penalties and Criminal Prosecution

By Gary Rom and Nicholas A. Klinefeldt You’ve likely heard of the $225 million global resolution opioid manufacturer Insys Therapeutics reached with the Department of Justice (DOJ) on June 5, 2019 to settle misconduct charges stemming from its speaker program practices. You’ve also likely thought that your company would never engage in the same behavior. […]

MedTech Innovator Opens Applications for Global Showcase, Competition and Accelerator

2019 Showcase to Feature Industry’s 50 Best-in-Class Medical Technology Startups LOS ANGELES, Nov. 28, 2018 – MedTech Innovator, the premier nonprofit accelerator in the medical technology industry, today announced a call for startups and emerging growth companies to apply to its 2019 program, which will award up to $500,000 in cash and in-kind prizes during its competition. The deadline […]

In The Know: December 6, 2018

Nearly 150 groups join AdvaMed’s anti medtech tax letter Inspire Medical offers another 1.5 million shares following April IPO   POPS! Diabetes Care Announces FDA Clearance of Their POPS!® one System   NxThera spinout NxPhase lands $10m for vapor ablation tech   Mayo Clinic Startup Phenomix Sciences Initiates $1M Seed Funding Round   IPM Earns […]

September 20, 2018: In The Know

Medibio Clinical Study Shows Over 20% Improvement to Current Diagnostic Standard Mental-health startup Learn to Live raises $4.5M more to expand Bright Health Announces Arizona Product Expansion with Addition of Individual Health Plans in Maricopa and Pima Counties in 2019 How Mayo Clinic tower expansion evolved Research center opens at UMN, simplifying research development Cellanyx […]

July 12, 2018: In The Know

Relievant Medsystems settles into Twin Cities, sees big promise for back treatment Medtronic touts one-year data from insulin pump study Boston Scientific to Acquire Cryterion Medical, Inc. Hitch Health raises $900K for health care ride-sharing Blue Cross taps Anthem exec as new CEO Mayo Spin-Off Ambient Clinical Analytics Eyes Euro Markets with Dutch Backer Med-tech […]

May 9, 2018: Capitol News

Minnesota Legislative Update Step Therapy Protocol and Override (HF3196 – Rep. Fenton, Sen. Utke) passes off House Floor unanimously The Minnesota House of Representatives unanimously passed a bill – HF3196 (Fenton) – establishing step therapy protocol and override for prescription drugs on Monday afternoon. Medical Alley Association is a member of the coalition in support […]

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