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Medical Alley Shatters Records, Breaks $1 Billion Barrier in Three Quarters

A year after raising over $1 billion in capital for the first time ever, Medical Alley companies accomplished the feat again, this time needing just three quarters to pass the $1 billion mark. Medical Alley was already known as The Global Epicenter of Health Innovation and Care™, but back-to-back years with over $1 billion raised […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for September 28, 2020

Bright Health Inc. Announces $500 Million Series E Funding Including Significant Investments by Tiger Global Management, T. Rowe Price Associates, Blackstone, NEA and Bessemer Venture Partners Bind Launches Into the Fully-insured Market Spineology Gets FDA De Novo Grant of Minimally Invasive OptiMesh Expandable Interbody Fusion System Medtronic gains breakthrough nod for VAD driveline Fast Company […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for August 3, 2020

Non-COVID vaccines offer some COVID protection, Mayo Clinic reports Blue Cross of Minnesota CEO Craig Samitt, M.D., on Achieving Healthcare Transformation Through a Social Justice Lens Mayo Clinic CEO: The Pandemic Has Unleashed an Uninvited, but Necessary Chance for Health Care to Change 3M advances social justice initiatives with new leadership appointment U Of M […]

In the Know: Healthcare News from Medical Alley for July 6, 2020

Envoy Medical Receives FDA Breakthrough Device Designation for its Fully Implanted Acclaim® Cochlear Implant Study design for CVRx device can serve as heart failure model: JACC editorial Philips ranked as world’s most innovative medtech company in Boston Consulting Group’s Annual Report Takeda Receives U.S. FDA Approval to Manufacture ENTYVIO® (vedolizumab) Drug Substance at Manufacturing Facility […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for June 1, 2020

Philips launches clinical trial accelerator United Health Foundation Commits $2.5 Million to Children’s Wisconsin Peak Health partners with Bright Health carrier through 2021 Philips launches next generation wearable biosensor for early patient deterioration detection Industry Voices—Employer-sponsored health plans: Where do we go from here? CHF Solutions Expands Commercial Presence in the Middle East with Distribution […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for May 4, 2020

The Amplatzer Piccolo Occluder is a winner of Fast Company’s 2020 World Changing Ideas Awards Health Care Industry Veteran Jodi Hubler Named President of Bind Bright Health Names Mike Mikan as CEO COVID-19 Proves Telemedicine Is the Future of Health Care M Health Fairview rolls out curbside care Prospero Health Partners With GrandPad to Improve […]

BRIGHT Research Partners Providing At-Cost CRO Services to Collaborate on the Fight Against COVID-19

Dear med-tech and academic research colleagues: We are offering our CRO services at-cost to our current and new med-tech and academic research customers to support efforts addressing COVID-19 with innovative medical solutions. We’re all unsure how the COVID-19 pandemic will affect our med-tech manufacturers, how supply chain disruptions may manifest, and if hospitals and care […]

Bright Health Announces Free COVID-19 Diagnostic Testing and Early Prescription Refills

MINNEAPOLIS, March 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Bright Health announced an updated COVID-19 coverage policy that includes free diagnostic testing and early prescription refills. Under this policy, members whose care providers have ordered testing will have COVID-19 diagnostic tests covered as preventive care at no cost to them. In addition, Bright Health members who are concerned about […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for February 17, 2010

Carrot Health Named Top Innovator in Accenture HealthTech Innovation Challenge Nference Poised for Growth Following Mayo Clinic Investment, Partnership Minnesota Partnership Awards Leverage Top Experts Against Disease Medtronic to bolster its AI, surgical robotics work with Digital Surgery acquisition Takeda Pharmaceuticals invests in data management platform Seqster Medtronic and the Medtronic Foundation Commit More Than […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for February 10, 2020

Aria CV Receives FDA Breakthrough Designation for Its Medical Device for Treating Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Abbott’s In-Development Fully Implantable Heart Pump System Earns FDA’S Breakthrough Device Designation Mayo Clinic again receives top honors for high-quality patient care Nuvaira Announces Chief Financial Officer and Pivotal Study Milestone Rebiotix, a Ferring Company, Completes Enrollment for First-Ever, Pivotal […]

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