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In the Know: Healthcare News for June 20, 2022

Flywheel Lands Grant from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to Support Global Research EarliTec Diagnostics Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for the EarliPoint Evaluation for Autism Spectrum Disorder Invenshure Launches Oncology Focused Biotech Company, Eyes $30 Million Funding Round Sonex Health Announces US Commercial Launch of Ultrasound-Guided Device for Trigger Finger FLEX Vessel Prep AV Registry […]

Medical Alley Association’s Inaugural Summit

Destination Medical Center Sees Increased Investment

“Destination Medical Center is working.” (Rochester, Minn.) March 10, 2022 – The Destination Medical Center Corporation Executive Committee approved a report documenting 2021 private investment in the DMC district of more than $155 million. This brings the cumulative total to more than $1.3 billion in private investment since the beginning of the DMC initiative in […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for November 1, 2021

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Names New CEO DEED Launches JoinUsMN.com to Promote Minnesota as a Good Place to Do Business Ecolab Announces $3.7 Billion Acquisition of Purolite Monteris Medical Scores Reimbursement Win with Cigna Old St. Joe’s Hospital in St. Paul Gets New Life as Wellness Center Ferring Presents Award-Winning, Real-World Outcomes […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for April 12, 2021

Bright Health Acquires Zipnosis, Enters Telehealth Market ANI Pharmaceuticals Expands Branded Products Portfolio Through Acquisition of Sandoz Inc. NDAs Celcuity Announces Worldwide Licensing Agreement with Pfizer to Develop and Commercialize Gedatolisib, a First-in-Class PI3K/mTOR Inhibitor for Breast Cancer Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. Announces Investment and Acquisition Option Agreement With Telehealth Company, CarePICS, LLC Nicole Walker Named […]

At The Table – December 16, 2020

At the Table – 7th Special Session  During the Minnesota legislature’s historic and final seventh special session of 2020, Governor Walz’s emergency powers were extended and a COVID-19 relief bill was passed. The bill was met with strong opposition from Republicans in both the House and Senate, protesting the lack of transparency in the process.  Yesterday marked the last time either legislative body will meet […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for November 9, 2020

Allina Health Runs Only Clinical Trial Site in MN for Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 Vaccine Study Bloomington med-tech firm raises $70 million for back pain therapy Boston Scientific Receives FDA Approval for the Ranger™ Drug-Coated Balloon CVRx secures reimbursement win from CMS Starkey and OrCam Partner to Provide Groundbreaking Assistive Technology to Hearing and Visually Impaired […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for Sept. 14, 2020

Medtronic TTVR system wins breakthrough device designation Minnetronix Medical Gets FDA Clearance on Innovative Neurosurgical Access Platform FDA clears DiaSorin test that differentiates between COVID, flu Boston Scientific launches Vercise Genus DBS system in Europe Abilitech named Minne Inno’s ‘Women-led Startup of the Year’ Regulatory and Quality Solutions LLC (R&Q) Acquires Maetrics to Form the […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for August 24, 2020

Cancer Genetics and StemoniX Sign Definitive Agreement to Merge University of Minnesota heads federal COVID-19 antibody trial Pelvital Announces FDA Clearance of Flyte™, In-Home Pelvic Floor Muscle Treatment for Stress Urinary Incontinence Expanding the Number of Lungs for Transplant as COVID-19 Increases Demand: One-Minute Interview with Mayo Clinic’s Dr. Jorge M. Mallea Forward Industries Acquires […]

Return to Work Resources

Last updated October 27, 2020 July 22 Update: Minnesota Emergency Executive Order 20-81 dictates that, starting on July 25, all Minnesotans over the age of five are required to wear face coverings that cover the nose and mouth completely in indoor spaces and businesses, and anywhere social distancing is not possible for workers working outside. […]

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