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In the Know: Healthcare Stories from Medical Alley — January 7, 2019

U of M start-up CoreBiome acquired by OraSure Technologies, Inc POPS! Diabetes Care Inc. Raises New Financing Round for Launch of POPS! one System 3M to buy M*Modal healthcare software firm for $1 billion Latest Boston Sci Deal Shakes up Mitral Repair Market Catalyzing economic growth in the Heartland starts with research universities Health insurance […]

Bright Health Announces $200 Million Series C Funding Round as Unique Care Partner Health Plan Model Ushers in the Next Generation of Healthcare

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Bright Health, an insurance company that provides exclusive Care Partner Health Plans for everyday individuals at competitive prices, today announced it has raised $200 million in an oversubscribed Series C funding round. The financing includes two new investors, Declaration Partners and Meritech Capital, as well as existing investors Bessemer Venture Partners, Cross Creek […]

For The Record with Bright Health’s Kyle Rolfing

Will the future of healthcare be most significantly defined by reigning in costs or accelerating outcomes?  Both, and the key to both reigning in costs and improving outcomes will be addressing waste and redundancy. That’s one of the things we’re most proud about at Bright Health. Addressing waste and redundancy is at the center of […]

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 […]

August 30, 2018: In the Know

Protolabs CEO Vicki Holt talks about MANOVA conference and how her company is growing Medtronic touts 1-year Arctic Front cryoballoon study data Philips receives U.S. FDA 510(k) clearance for its Ingenia Elition MR solution AtriCure Announces Completion of Patient Enrollment in the CONVERGE IDE Clinical Trial Bright Health Earns Prestigious URAC Accreditation for Health Plan […]

August 16, 2018: In The Know

Mayo Clinic names Farrugia as new CEO     University of Minnesota reports breakthrough in 3-D printing for spinal cord repair     Takeda is banking on a SuperTarget-sized biologic plant in Brooklyn Park     Medtronic launches In.Pact Admiral drug-coated balloon in Japan   Mayo Clinic again ranked nation’s top hospital Minneapolis Health IT […]

July 19, 2018: In The Know

Implantable Organ Developer Miromatrix Medical Raises $15.7M Minnesota health tech company accepted to world’s largest tech incubator, Station F in Paris Relievant Announces First Commercial Intracept Procedures   Abbott Receives FDA Approval for Next-Generation MitraClip® Device To Treat People With Leaky Heart Valves Inspire Medical CEO on going public, ramping up growth and ringing the […]

June 7, 2018: In The Know

Bright Health Announces Rollout of Supplemental Coverage Package for its Colorado Customers   Upsher-Smith Enters Into Exclusive Marketing And Distribution Agreement For Six Ophthalmic/Otic ANDAs Study: Finacial Impact of Virtual Care Patient Acquisition For Health System   Why 3M Is an Effective Innovator   Spineology Rampart One™ Standard ALIF Interbody Fusion System Gains FDA Clearance […]

May 23, 2018: In The Know

Startup Developing Device to Reduce Threat of Stroke in Heart Procedures Michael Langley to retire as CEO of Greater MSP Minnesota Companies Climb on New Fortune 500 List Lead By Medical Sales, Minnesota Exports at $5.3 Billion in First Quarter U of M brain implant calms tremors Mayo Clinic Kicks Off Massive ‘Biobank’ Project to Invigorate […]

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