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In the Know: Healthcare News for August 10, 2020

Mayo’s plasma program shows first signs of COVID-19 benefit University of Minnesota turns natural killer cells against COVID-19 FDA approves new Medtronic neurostim leads Best Buy’s health chief to step down, will remain an advisor as company pursues long-term ambitions Rival drugmakers launch joint trial of medicines for COVID-19  Cantel Medical names new president Walking […]

Letter from Medical Alley Association Regarding Finalizing Stark Law and Anti-Kickback Statute Reforms

Medical Alley Association Letter Regarding Mask Usage to Fight COVID-19

GrandPad Expands Footprint in Healthcare, Telehealth through Partnerships with Leading Health Care Organizations

GrandPad’s easy-to-use, secure, connected platform enables seamless adoption of telehealth strategies by healthcare companies; driving long-term engagement among growing senior population during and beyond COVID-19 pandemic Orange, CA – (July 20, 2020) – GrandPad, creator of the first purpose-built tablet for people over the age of 75, announced today that it has expanded its footprint in the […]

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 June 29, 2020

preCARDIA, Inc. Receives FDA Breakthrough Device Designation for Novel, Catheter Based Heart Failure Treatment FDA Approves First-Of-Its-Kind Percept™ PC Neurostimulator with BrainSense™ Technology Minnesota business groups oppose visa suspensions for foreign workers Blue Cross first MN health plan with role for expert guidance for gender care Cryosa Raises $8.25M in Fresh Financing Round 20 medical […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for June 8, 2020

The George Floyd case has rocked a major U.S. medtech hub: Here’s what industry leaders think Upholding our social contract UnitedHealth to donate $10M to George Floyd family, rebuilding causes Medtronic turns to Titan Medical as it makes robot-assisted surgery play Pace Analytical® Acquires Aerobiology Laboratory Associates, Inc. Central Logic Announces Strategic Investment from Rubicon […]

Medical Alley Association Thanks U.S. Representative Dean Phillips for Introducing the Paycheck Protection Flexibility Act

After Coronavirus, Which Industries Are Still Hiring? – May 2, 2020

Via Twin Cities Business At the end of February many Minnesota restaurants and hospitality businesses complained that they couldn’t find enough workers to fill open jobs. The issue had been plaguing nearly every industry for several years. Ben Wogsland, director of government relations for Hospitality Minnesota, said at the time: “Workforce is issue No. 1, […]

Maple Grove Approves ProMed Development Plan, Favors Tax Incentives – April 8, 2020

Via CCX Media The Maple Grove City Council this week approved plans for a 71,000 square-foot, two-story med-tech facility that will face Interstate Highway 494. ProMed Molded Products, Inc. plans to build the facility on vacant land at Wedgwood Road and 67th Avenue. ProMed was founded in 1989 and is headquarted in Plymouth. The company makes silicone molded […]

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