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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 […]

June 28, 2018: In The Know

Abbott launches program to offset employee student loan debt Prospect of China trade war sends chill through Minnesota med-tech Bio-Techne buying ‘liquid biopsy’ firm Exosome for $250M+ Ecolab introduces tool to help reduce hospital infections Tactile Medical Announces New Clinical Publication Demonstrating the Health and Economic Benefits of Flexitouch for Chronic Venous Insufficiency-related Lymphedema, Compared […]

Tactile Medical Announces New Clinical Publication Demonstrating the Health and Economic Benefits of Flexitouch for Chronic Venous Insufficiency-related Lymphedema, Compared to Other Treatment Modalities

Tactile Medical Announces New Clinical Publication Demonstrating the Health and Economic Benefits of Flexitouch for Chronic Venous Insufficiency-related Lymphedema, Compared to Other Treatment Modalities Findings to be Featured at the 14th Annual Medical Device and Reimbursement Conference   MINNEAPOLIS, June 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Tactile Systems Technology, Inc. (“Tactile Medical”) (Nasdaq:TCMD), a medical technology […]

June 7, 2018: In The Know

Bright Health Announces Rollout of Supplemental Coverage Package for its Colorado Customers   Upsher-Smith Enters Into Exclusive Marketing And Distribution Agreement For Six Ophthalmic/Otic ANDAs Study: Finacial Impact of Virtual Care Patient Acquisition For Health System   Why 3M Is an Effective Innovator   Spineology Rampart One™ Standard ALIF Interbody Fusion System Gains FDA Clearance […]

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