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Medical Alley Connecting Companies for Covid-19 Response – April 2, 2020

Via Twin Cities Business A new online tool helps groups find organizations that can provide high-need products or services. Getting the right medical equipment to the people who need it has a heightened importance in the era of the Covid-19 pandemic. The Golden Valley-based Medical Alley Association, a trade group for the state’s health care […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for December 23, 2019

House passes measure to kill medical device tax Bright Health Raises $635M in Latest Funding Round Boston Scientific gets 1st US disposable duodenoscope clearance Medtronic Acquires Klue In a first, researchers sequence single bacterial cells, paving path for rapid sepsis test Faegre Baker Daniels will merge with large Philadelphia law firm on Feb. 1 Ecolab […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for August 27, 2019

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota to drop insulin co-pay to $0 CVRx Receives FDA Approval for World’s First Heart Failure Neuromodulation Device Q&A: ‘The key is going to be providing information that’s actually helpful’ U.S. health care system must adopt nimbler, more transparent model Starkey Hearing Technologies Named Stevie Awards Winner New cancer […]

In the Know — March 18, 2019

Forging a new path for health care Immigration to US Westernizes Asian guts Lancaster-based Smart Health Innovation Lab’s 3rd client, OneOme, has Mayo Clinic ties FDA approves new indication for valve repair device to treat certain heart failure patients with mitral regurgitation Boston Scientific wins CE Mark for Watchman FLX anti-stroke implant POPS! Diabetes Care […]

Ravyn Miller Models Fearless Leadership

On February 13, nearly 200 Medical Alley professionals gathered, not to celebrate Galentine’s Day — the holiday popularized by the T.V. show Parks and Recreation — but to network, share a meal, and learn from one of Medical Alley’s inspiring women in healthcare leadership. The active networking time before lunch was brought to a halt […]

Fairview Launches Innovative Workplace Behavioral Health Service For Employers

Newest offering to suite of workplace services focuses on improving behavioral health and well-being while lowering employer health care costs MINNEAPOLIS — To help address growing behavioral health challenges in the region and rising employer health care costs, Fairview Employer Solutions today launched Behavioral Health & Well-Being. Much more than a traditional Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Fairview’s […]

Top Healthcare News for November 8, 2018: In the Know

Governor Dayton Proclaims “Earl Bakken Day” in Minnesota NeoChord raises $25m in Series D Fairview Launches Innovative Workplace Behavioral Health Service for Employers CardioMech Appoints Richard Nehm as President and CEO, and Mark Novotny as Chairman With new FDA clearance, Abbott Freestyle Libre users can ditch handheld readers for an app Eight New Operating Rooms […]

June 21, 2018: In The Know

Medtronic wins FDA nod for new lengths of drug-coated balloon Five Legal Issues for all Healthcare Entrepreneurs  Hennepin Healthcare Clinic & Specialty Center installs United States’ first pass-through endoscope reprocessor to enhance patient safety      Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota and Mayo Clinic Announce New Five-Year Relationship   Medibio developing apps to […]

May 18, 2017: In the Know

Be the Match Subsidiary Emerges as a Biotech Venture Player Fitbit Data Ranks Duluth as the Fittest City in America (Rochester 8th and Minneapolis 20th) Fairview’s Merger with HealthEast a Done Deal New Balance Technology Helps Diabetic Man Walk Again Weber Shandwick is Most Awarded Agency at Minnesota PRSA Classics Lab Test Could Change Immunology […]

March 9, 2017: In the Know

Fairview to Merge with HealthEast in Major Metro-Area Consolidation Biomerics Announces the Creation of Biomerics Advanced Extrusion Division Hennepin Life Sciences, a Biotech Startup Spun Out of U of M Raises $1.9M Bio-Techne Signs Exclusive License Agreement with Multiclonal Therapeutics for Adult “Ground-state” Stem Cell Technology U of M Part of Public-Private Partnership to Bolster […]

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