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In the Know: Healthcare News for May 26, 2020

Lee Jones Selected University of Minnesota Entrepreneur of the Year Medtronic, Abbott, Thermo Fisher Are The World’s Largest Healthcare Companies In 2020 Med-tech company Tactile Medical announces new CEO Corporate America’s Most Underrated Innovation Strategy: 3M’s 15% Rule Medtronic execs see quick recovery, increased M&A NaviHealth trades hands again with Optum acquisition DeviceTalks Weekly: EP. […]

At The Table – March 2020

Medical Alley Day at the Capitol Monday, February 24, was Medical Alley Day at the Minnesota State Capitol, bringing together legislators with the health technology and care organizations that power Minnesota’s economy and make it The Global Epicenter of Health Innovation and Care™. Legislators met with representatives of MAA member companies from all over the […]

Legislator Newsletter – March 2020

Medical Alley Day at the Capitol Last week, health technology and care leaders traveled to St. Paul for Medical Alley Day at the Capitol to share with legislators and their staffs how they advance Minnesota as a global leader of health innovation and care. We appreciate the legislators that stopped by to engage with our […]

Medical Alley Association Advocacy Newsletter

Medical Alley is the global epicenter of health innovation and care, where healthcare leaders call home. In Medical Alley, you will find the world’s leading health technology innovation cluster, the highest ranked hospital, and the globally recognized Destination Medical Center. Medical Alley is also home to more than 1,000 healthcare companies, employing more than 500,000 […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for Jan. 20, 2020

Medtronic wins 2020 Catalyst Award FDA-approved clinical trial to study expanded use of Abbott’s MitraClip Smiths Medical launches Portex tracheostomy tubes and kits Mayo Clinic launches its first Platform initiative Cerebral Therapeutics Completes $35 Million Series B Financing Tactile Medical CEO announces retirement in 2020 Medtronic receives CE Mark for neurostimulators for urology treatment Flannel […]

Surprising New Themes Emerge at DeviceTalks Minnesota 2019

DeviceTalks Minnesota has a reputation for debuting the latest innovations in medical devices as well as bringing top-notch speakers to the dais, so it wasn’t a surprise that both of those features were present again in 2019. However, an unexpected theme emerged from many of the speakers. Whether they were talking about innovations in engineering […]

In the Know — March 25, 2019

Smiths Medical to spin off from parent Smiths Group Fairview CEO James Hereford talks medicine, merger with HealthEast Mayo Clinic researchers identify potential new therapy for liver diseases Danger Abounds When Meds and Your Genes Don’t Mix Antibacterial Envelope Cuts Heart Device Infections Rare surgery at U of M hospital saves diabetic girl Private Investment […]

Top Healthcare News for October 25, 2018: In The Know

Boston Scientific posts better-than-expected earnings     The Journey: What ever happened to the ‘health dividend’?     Where and What is Medical Alley? It’s the Silicon Valley for digital health and med-tech companies.     Prevent Biometrics® Acquires Assets of X2 Biosystems, Consolidating Leadership in Head Impact Monitoring     SpineThera Acquired to Expand […]

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, […]

August 9, 2018: In The Know

Boston Scientific acquires remainder of vein stent maker Veniti in $160M deal     Cantel Medical pays $17m for Stericycle’s clean room biz     First and Only: Fully Implanted Esteem® Hearing Device Receives FDA Approval for MR-Conditional Labeling at Both 1.5 and 3.0 Tesla     University Enterprise Labs’ new leader on bringing coworking […]

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