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IMPACT: Medical Alley and the COVID-19 Pandemic

Published October 15, 2020 Life, as we have known it, has changed. We celebrate the healthcare and public safety professionals, and the essential workers who continue to go to work every day to help others. We celebrate the acts of kindness and empathy; the countless recoveries and families reunited.  We continue to be in this […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for August 31, 2020

Abbott’s Fast, $5, 15-Minute, Easy-to-Use COVID-19 Antigen Test Receives FDA Emergency Use Authorization; Mobile App Displays Test Results to Help Our Return to Daily Life; Ramping Production to 50 Million Tests a Month Allina Health and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Commit to Landmark Value-Based Contract in Minnesota Cancer Genetics and StemoniX Sign […]

Hillrom Launches Two New Respiratory Health Innovations: Volara™ System for Oscillation and Lung Expansion Therapy, and Synclara™ Cough System

Versatile designs, intuitive interfaces and precision systems provide patients with proven respiratory therapies CHICAGO, July 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Global medical technology leader Hillrom (NYSE: HRC) today announced the launch of two new respiratory therapy devices: the Volara™ System, which provides hospital-grade oscillation and lung expansion (OLE) therapy, and the Synclara™ Cough System. “As part […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for July 20, 2020

Medtronic buying French spinal-surgery tech maker Medicrea Mayo Clinic CEO Gianrico Farrugia on why he doesn’t want to go back to a pre-pandemic world In ‘Groundbreaking’ Study, UMN Researchers 3D Print Working Heart Pump With Real Human Cells 3M says it’s on track with N95 production goals Hillrom launches two new respiratory health systems UnitedHealth […]

Hillrom Introduces Five New Innovations To Help Caregivers Fight COVID-19

Via Hillrom Hillrom (NYSE: HRC) is introducing new medical device and connectivity advancements, as well as updated clinical protocols, to help caregivers more easily diagnose and treat COVID-19 patients. “Our team has been working tirelessly to rapidly develop and deliver critical care devices and solutions for COVID -19 patients, from triage to treatment for those in the ICU,” […]

Medical Alley Leaders Among 7 New Ventilator Contracts From HHS

Via Mass Device “The total of nine ventilator contracts — made under the Korean War–era Defense Production Act — will provide 6,190 ventilators to the Strategic National Stockpile by May 8 and 29,510 by June 1, according to HHS. Tens of thousands of more ventilators will arrive later in the year.” “’President Trump and HHS’s […]

Hillrom More Than Doubles Production Of Critical Care Products, Including Ventilators, Hospital Beds And Vitals Monitoring Devices To Support COVID-19 Response

Via Hillrom CHICAGO, March 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Hillrom (NYSE: HRC) today announced actions it is taking to support customers and caregivers with critical care products necessary to meet COVID-19 patient needs.  Hillrom’s business operations continue with no material interruption as global demand for several critical products has grown substantially. The company is working to significantly […]

Hillrom Announces More Than $5.5 Million In Donations To Expand Access To COVID-19 Pandemic Care

CHICAGO, March 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Hillrom (NYSE: HRC) today announced it is donating an additional $3 million in medical devices well-suited for critical and intensive care environments to 25 U.S. hospitals fighting COVID-19. Combined with prior donations in Asia, Europe and other philanthropic activities in our communities, Hillrom donations to assist caregivers and patients […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for June 3, 2019

California teen traveling to U of M to study her own rare skin disorder Telerehabilitation improves quality of life for patients with late-stage cancers, reduces costs Using the heart’s natural pacemaker wires Study: Many Americans Say They Are More Likely to Participate in a Fitness Routine if Given Opportunity to Socialize, Earn Financial Incentives Abbott, […]

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