healthcare – Medical Alley Association

healthcare

In the Know: Healthcare News for July 15, 2019

Boston Scientific plans for 75 new products by 2022 Top US hospital opens London clinic offering £5k ‘health MoTs’ Reprise Biomedical Raises $12.5 Million and Completes Spin-Off From Miromatrix Medical UnitedHealth Group Invests In Job Of The Future: ‘Data Scientists’ 6 MAA Members Make Forbes’ List of Best Employers for Women Joan Gabel takes helm […]

For the Record with Nicole Fetter, Director of Healthcare, Navigant

Nicole Fetter is a Director in the Healthcare Services practice. She trained as an Orthopedic Surgeon and has experience in population health, physician alignment, value-based care models, orthopedic surgery, OR operations improvement, and health system strategic growth. Nicole has worked with a wide variety of healthcare providers including academic medical centers, community hospitals, large for-profit […]

“AI” And “IP”: Two Small Letters with Big Impact

By Lauren J.F. Barta and Timothy E. Grimsrud Artificial Intelligence is already used in healthcare in a multitude of ways, including robotic-assisted surgery, virtual nursing assistants, diagnostics, drug discovery, hospital workflow, consumer integrated health, and personalized medicine, and its use is only expected to grow.[1] AI technologies are able to sense, comprehend, act, and learn—this […]

Up & Running with Angie Conley, CEO of AbiliTech

Angie Conley is Founder and CEO of AbiliTech Medical. AbiliTech is developing a prosthosis to help patients with muscle weakness or injury to use their arms so they may live independently. Their first device will launch in 2020 and clinical studies will begin at the University of Minnesota and Gillette Children’s hospital. In 2016, AbiliTech […]

At The Table – January 7, 2019

Medical Alley Association 2019 State Legislative Agenda Last year, a cross-sector group of Medical Alley leaders put together a blueprint for realizing the vision of Medical Alley’s growth as the global epicenter of health innovation and care. Fully meeting this goal involves everyone getting a seat at the table and having a stake in Medical […]

Bright Health Announces $200 Million Series C Funding Round as Unique Care Partner Health Plan Model Ushers in the Next Generation of Healthcare

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Bright Health, an insurance company that provides exclusive Care Partner Health Plans for everyday individuals at competitive prices, today announced it has raised $200 million in an oversubscribed Series C funding round. The financing includes two new investors, Declaration Partners and Meritech Capital, as well as existing investors Bessemer Venture Partners, Cross Creek […]

A First-Timer’s Look at the MedCity Invest Digital Health Conference

By Serafin (Fin) Samson, Baker Tilly   The MedCity News INVEST Twin Cities digital health conference brought together industry leaders, entrepreneurs and investors who are cultivating and shaping the digital health landscape.  As a first-time attendee, I walked away with several key takeaways from the conference. Talent pool There is a great range of talented […]

For The Record with Tactile Medical CEO, Jerry Mattys

Gerald R. (Jerry) Mattys joined Tactile Medical in January 2005 as Chief Executive Officer.  From 2002 to 2004, Mr. Mattys was Chief Executive Officer of Medisyn Technologies, Inc., a development stage biotechnology company.  From 2000 to 2002, Mr. Mattys served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Timm Medical Technologies, Inc. where under his leadership, […]

The Future is Here: How Drones are Modernizing the Healthcare Industry

As use cases for drones continue to expand, industries whose connections to this technology were not obvious are now capturing headlines on a routine basis. The health and life sciences industry is an example of an emerging major player in the field. Delivering everything from blood and plasma to medication, defibrillators and condoms, drones are […]

Explore Digital Health in Medical Alley

The promise of the Digital Health industry is the delivery of better health outcomes at lower costs. Digital Health’s most tangible opportunity for true impact on a system traditionally fraught with information asymmetry and inefficiency is productivity improvement. Digital Health can provide solutions to data and information, deliver insights to decision makers and provide innovative tools to patients, […]

Keep your finger on the pulse of Medical Alley from anywhere with the ALLEY NEWSLETTER