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In the Know: Healthcare News from Medical Alley for Aug. 5, 2019

Mayo Clinic ranked No. 1 hospital nationwide by U.S. News & World Report Mayo Clinic, Boston Scientific teaming up on med-tech accelerator Cantel Medical puts up $775m for dental instrument maker Hu-Friedy From one heart to another: Families of donor, recipient meet at last Meda Announces Finalists for 2nd Million Dollar Challenge for Minority Entrepreneurs […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for June 17, 2019

‘What if we become the change we want to see’? We got a look at the slide deck of Bind, a startup that’s raised $70 million to upend the way we pay for healthcare Abbott touts real-world CGM data at diabetes conference AED Leader Cardiac Science Agrees to Be Acquired by ZOLL Upsher-Smith Laboratories Enters […]

Elite Hearing Network Welcomes New Vice President

Minneapolis, MN, June 13, 2019 – Elite Hearing Network, a subsidiary of Amplifon S.p.A. (“Amplifon” or the “Company”; MTA; Bloomberg ticker: AMP:IM) global leader in hearing healthcare solutions and services, has named Scott Holstine to the role of Vice President of Operations and Sales. Mr. Holstine joins Elite after a long-standing and progressive career as […]

Take the Pledge and Experience One Day Without Sound on May 31st

May 24, 2019 — Each of us is surrounded by a myriad of sounds that brings to life many of the things we hold dear. A child’s laugh. Our favorite song. A bird chirping. We might take these for granted, but 48 million Americans are experiencing some degree of hearing loss that partially or fully […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for May 13, 2019

Boston Scientific Announces Agreement To Acquire Vertiflex, Inc. Red Wing med-tech plant to ramp up operations under new CEO Philips announces collaboration with Medtronic to further advance the image-guided treatment of atrial fibrillation Sandstone Diagnostics Nabs $2.5M Liver cancer breakthrough at The Hormel Institute Boston Scientific wins FDA approval for Vici peripheral venous stent Abbott […]

Carrie Meyer, Au.D. Joins Amplifon Hearing Health Care as Director of Clinical Programs

Minnesota-based hearing health care company established new position to lead quality initiatives and manage clinical oversight MINNEAPOLIS – May 6, 2019 – Amplifon Hearing Health Care, the leading independent provider of hearing benefit solutions in the U.S., has named Carrie Meyer, Au.D., to the newly established position of Director of Clinical Programs. Dr. Meyer brings more […]

In the Know — April 22, 2019

Startup SilkTech Biopharmaceuticals raises $6M to turn silkworm cocoons into eyedrops Magic Mouthwash effective treatment for mouth sore pain caused by radiation therapy BI and Lilly’s diabetes drug Jardiance reverses heart failure in animal models How a New Device is Improving the Lives of People With Spinal-cord Injuries The Future of Wearable Tech Is Called […]

In the Know: Healthcare News from Medical Alley, March 1, 2019

Tiny medical device designed in Minnesota repairs the tiniest hearts StemoniX lands $14.4M to develop ‘micro-organs’ – Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal Medtronic’s RF Ablation Platform FDA Cleared to Control Pain Mayo Clinic researchers identify gene that may predict pancreatic cancer in people with Type 2 diabetes Microbiologics rapidly evolving in the virology industry […]

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