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GrandPad sees expanded adoption of telehealth platform by PACE programs

After being named the preferred telehealth provider for the National PACE Association in 2020, GrandPad is now being used to deliver telehealth by 71 PACE centers across the country MINNEAPOLIS (October 11, 2021) – After being named the preferred telehealth provider of the National PACE Association in 2020, GrandPad, creator of the first purpose-built tablet for people […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for September 20, 2021

Francis Medical Announces Close of $55 Million Series B Equity Financing Flywheel Raises $22M in Series C Funding Makana Therapeutics Awarded KidneyX Artificial Kidney Prize for Innovation in Xenotransplantation NeuroOne® Medical Technologies Corporation Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for its Evo® sEEG Electrode Packaging Maker Relocates HQ to Maple Grove from Plymouth Mitesco Announces Lease for […]

GrandPad Partners With Growing Bolder to Expand the Content Available to Users of the GrandPad Purpose-Built Tablet for Seniors

MINNEAPOLIS (September 8, 2021) — GrandPad, creator of the purpose-built tablet for seniors, announced today that it has partnered with Growing Bolder to enhance and expand the library of engaging content for seniors that is included in the GrandPad tablet. Growing Bolder is an award-winning, multimedia company that is on a mission to redefine aging […]

Tech + People: Healthcare’s Senior Evolution

A major segment of the U.S. population is aging quickly. The Census Bureau calculates that by the end of the decade, Americans over 65 will comprise more than one-fifth of the population. This means the senior care market is ripe for change and innovation. Progress has been slow because technology is often viewed as displacing […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for May 17, 2021

Relievant Medsystems Names Tyler Binney President and CEO Value-Based Care Innovator Lifesprk to Acquire Tealwood Senior Living; Bill Thomas to Lead Creation of Operational Model Mayo Clinic, Kaiser Permanente Announce Strategic Investment in Medically Home to Expand Access to Serious or Complex Care at Home NAMSA in Growth Mode Under New Leadership Bigfoot Biomedical® Receives […]

GrandPad Promotes Julie Ament Gran to Chief Growth Officer

MINNEAPOLIS (April 7, 2021) — GrandPad, creator of the first purpose-built tablet for seniors over the age of 75, announced today that Julie Ament Gran has been promoted to the position of chief growth officer. Headquartered in Minneapolis with offices in southwest Minnesota, California, Iowa, South Carolina, and Ireland, GrandPad delivers its custom-built tablet to individuals […]

At The Table – Federal: March 1, 2021

Introduction from Bobby Patrick, VI, Vice President of Strategic Growth and Strategy Welcome to the first edition of At The Table: Federal! This monthly newsletter highlights the policy and advocacy work of the Medical Alley Association and provides a behind-the-scenes look at the events, issues, and decisions happening in our nation’s capital that impact our […]

Medical Alley: Where Tomorrow’s Healthcare is Happening Today – 2020 Annual Report

2020 started like any other year. We were focused on increasing the value of membership, telling the Medical Alley story, and growing the region’s influence and impact. We were looking forward to our sold-out sixth Annual Dinner, presented by Bind Benefits, featuring Michael Phelps and Patrick Kennedy, as well as our full slate of in-person […]

Million Milestone: GrandPad Connects 1 Million Seniors with Family and Loved Ones Through its Senior-Friendly Tablet

Built for the needs and interests of adults over the age of 75, GrandPad is now being used to connect more than 1 million seniors with families, friends, and caregivers around the world At a time when staying safely connected is more essential than ever, GrandPad is proud to announce that it has created connections […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for November 23, 2020

B2 Mask Named to TIME’s List of 100 Best Inventions of 2020 BARDA Expands Partnership with DiaSorin Inc to Develop an Enhanced IgG Assay for Determining COVID-19 Patient Exposure and Immune Status Joe Biden’s Plan for COVID-19 and How the Industry is Reacting 3M Announces James Momon as Vice President, Equity & Community and Chief […]

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