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For The Record with Tabatha Erck, Senior Vice President, Amplifon

Tabatha is responsible for leading the Amplifon Hearing Health Care team, including Provider Relations, Credentialing, Billing, Call Center, Operations, Sales, Marketing, and Account Management. Previously, Tabatha served as Chief Executive Officer for Fulcrum Health, Inc, and was most recently Vice President, Shared Services Operations, for Superior HealthPlan, a managed health-care company. Her career has also […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for September 30, 2019

Medtronic Wins Nod for TAVR System Ahead of TCT 2019 FDA approves Abbott’s recharge-free spinal cord stimulator Healthcare May Eventually Become A Bigger Business For Best Buy Than Selling Electronics Aurora Concussion Therapy Systems wins breakthrough nod from FDA NeuroOne(TM) Medical Technologies Corporation Announces First Sale of sEEG Depth Electrode Medtronic announces Infuse spine trial […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for September 16, 2019

Google Works With Mayo Clinic to Share Health Knowledge Healthy.io Raises $60 Million in Series C Funding and Receives FDA Clearance for Smartphone-Based Test to Diagnose Chronic Kidney Disease Baxter puts up $230m for Cheetah Medical St. Thomas Announces Founding Dean for College of Health Heraeus to acquire Via Biomedical Imricor becomes second Minnesota IPO […]

In the Know: Healthcare News from Medical Alley for Aug. 5, 2019

Mayo Clinic ranked No. 1 hospital nationwide by U.S. News & World Report Mayo Clinic, Boston Scientific teaming up on med-tech accelerator Cantel Medical puts up $775m for dental instrument maker Hu-Friedy From one heart to another: Families of donor, recipient meet at last Meda Announces Finalists for 2nd Million Dollar Challenge for Minority Entrepreneurs […]

Dr. Genevieve Melton-Meaux Teaches Resiliency and Advocacy

The doors to The Hutton House’s courtyard were open wide on a warm May afternoon as the nearly 200 attendees of the second Women in Health Leadership event checked in and began to meet their peers from across healthcare. The sold-out event brought women from all stages of their careers together to hear about new […]

In The Know: April 1, 2019

Abbott Announces CE Mark for Alinity™ m Diagnostics System and Assays, the Latest in Molecular Technology, to Help Deliver Critical Test Results and Benefits to Patients Research Brief: Developing a blood test to screen for ovarian cancer Removal of ‘zombie cells’ alleviates causes of diabetes in obese mice Flywheel, a part of Invenshure incubator, closes […]

In The Know: Medical Alley News for February 25, 2019

Medtronic launches ‘brain pacemaker’ implant for reducing epileptic seizures Walz Budget Plan Includes Restoration of Angel Tax Credit Program Abbott Introduces the World’s Most Sensitive Rapid Diagnostic Test, Determine™ HBsAg 2, to Accelerate Hepatitis B Care U of M’s ‘Dexalytics’ system will be used by NFL teams at next week’s scouting combine St. Thomas and […]

Payers, Providers, and Health Technology Experts Join Forces at DeviceTalks 2018

While DeviceTalks 2018 was held in the same location as the 2017 iteration of the conference, it was clear that its reputation had grown and attendance had grown with it. Spread across three floors of the Intercontinental Riverfront in downtown St. Paul, DeviceTalks brought together senior staff from across the United States for two days […]

Up & Running with Andy Pfahnl of Kobara Medical, a gBETA Medtech Company

gener8tor, a nationally ranked accelerator program, has partnered with Boston Scientific to launch a healthcare-focused program in Medical Alley. Over the next few weeks, we will profile the first cohort of companies. Andy has held Manager, VP, GM and CTO positions at Devicix/Nortech, Amphenol, and Teradyne. He is leading the product commercialization at CathVision ApS […]

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