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In The Know: Healthcare News for April 19, 2021

ZOLL Medical Corporation Acquires Respicardia, Inc DiaSorin to Buy Luminex for $1.8B Allina, HealthPartners Ink New Value-Based Care Agreement Mayo Clinic Launches Two Joint Ventures to Build, Commercialize Diagnostic AI Tools Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Launches Program with DaVita’s VillageHealth to Improve Care for Members with Kidney Disease Turning Point Inc., Hazelden […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for April 5, 2021

Blue Cross CEO Craig Samitt to retire in May Cancer Genetics and StemoniX Announce Merger Closing Great North Labs Starts Raising a Second Fund, Has Raised $13.9M Coloplast Awarded Ostomy Products Contract with Vizient Ecolab Introduces New Digital Training Solution to Improve Operating Room Cleanliness and Turnaround Time Bio-Techne Announces Receipt of COVID-19 Innovation Award […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for February 1, 2021

Kindeva Appoints Shawn Cavanagh to Board of Directors SPR Therapeutics, Inc. Appoints Josh Boggs, PhD, As Chief Scientific Officer Smiths Medical Announces Launch of Portex® EchoGlo® Peripheral Nerve Block Portfolio Humanetics Corporation Receives Funding From Department of Defense to Test Drug Against COVID-19 Celcuity Announces Breast Cancer Clinical Trial Collaboration with Sarah Cannon and Pfizer […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for November 2, 2020

Abbott Wins Prestigious Prix Galien USA Award for First-of-its-Kind MitraClip™ Device GE Healthcare Joins The Medical Alley Association Ecolab CEO Doug Baker retiring; Christophe Beck tapped for top job Medtronic Expands ENT Portfolio with FDA Clearance of NIM Vital™ Next Generation Intraoperative Nerve Monitoring System and Acquisition of Ai Biomed Corp. 3M is making more […]

In The Know: Healthcare News For October 19, 2020

These small companies are making big COVID-19 contributions Odonata Health wins 2020 TFX Capital Showcase Health experts concerned ‘COVID fatigue’ causing a rise in cases Medtronic’s Pelvic Health Business Thrives Under the ‘New Medtronic’ Abbott Receives FDA Emergency Use Authorization for its COVID-19 IgM Antibody Blood Test United States Representative Angie Craig Visits Inspired Spine […]

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 from Medical Alley for July 6, 2020

Envoy Medical Receives FDA Breakthrough Device Designation for its Fully Implanted Acclaim® Cochlear Implant Study design for CVRx device can serve as heart failure model: JACC editorial Philips ranked as world’s most innovative medtech company in Boston Consulting Group’s Annual Report Takeda Receives U.S. FDA Approval to Manufacture ENTYVIO® (vedolizumab) Drug Substance at Manufacturing Facility […]

Smiths Medical Announces Ventilator Training Alliance App Partnership

Via Smiths Medical Smiths Medical announced today it has joined several of the world’s other ventilator manufacturers in the Ventilator Training Alliance (VTA) to support frontline medical providers access to a centralized repository of ventilator training. The content can be found in a mobile app managed by Allego. “Smiths Medical is proud to be a […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for May 18, 2020

Medtronic receives US FDA approval for Cobalt and Crome implantable ICDs Boston Scientific prices $1.7b offering Minnesota Blues CEO Craig Samitt on COVID-19, 2021 Rates Increases, Telehealth, Medicare for all, and WFH Smiths Medical Acquires the Business of Access Scientific, LLC, Expanding Vascular Access Offering Minnesota Masons give $35 million to the University of Minnesota […]

Smiths halts medical unit split to focus on ventilator production

Via Reuters “UK’s Smiths Group (SMIN.L) said on Tuesday the separation of its medical unit will be delayed, as it focuses on making and delivering ventilators and critical-care devices to hospitals tackling the shortage of life-saving equipment as the coronavirus spreads.” “Britain has ordered 10,000 ventilators from a consortium of leading aerospace, engineering and Formula […]

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