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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 […]

GrandPad urges families and caregivers to help prevent loneliness and isolation for aging loved ones during the holidays by making daily connections a priority

Chief Gerontologist Dr. Kerry Burnight recommends ways to stay connected and lessen the negative impact of isolation on physical and mental health. Plus, eight things aging parents wish their families knew.  Even before COVID-19, loneliness among older adults was a significant concern. In fact, reports showed that in 2019, Americans over the age of 60 […]

GrandPad partners with Orange Belgium and Ericsson to expand reach and connectivity of purpose-built GrandPad tablet for families across Europe, starting with the UK and Ireland

GrandPad users will now benefit from the Orange Belgium IoT cellular connectivity service powered and managed by Ericsson’s industry-leading IoT platform, IoT Accelerator Safe, secure, reliable connectivity keeps older adults connected to families and caregivers — even without in-home WiFi Orange, CA (October 15, 2020) – Staying connected just got easier for older adults living in the […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for September 21, 2020

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Expands Access Statewide To Supportive Care Services From Livio Health Mayo scientists develop mathematical index to distinguish healthy microbiome from diseased Using Predictive Analytics to Target SDoH Interventions During COVID-19 FedEx SenseAware ID device expected to see use for COVID-19 vaccine shipments University of Minnesota R&D expenditures break […]

GrandPad Launches E-Commerce Site to Enable Direct, Online Sales for Seniors and Families

Just in time for holiday shopping, new e-commerce site gives individuals and families easy access to expanded options for purchasing GrandPad ORANGE, CA) September 14, 2020 — Since early this year, GrandPad has been a lifeline for families around the world who have used the purpose-based tablet designed exclusively for older adults to stay connected during […]

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