Arkansas Reports 12 More Virus Deaths, 12 More in Hospital
Arkansas on Tuesday reported 12 more deaths and 12 more people in the hospital from the illness caused by the new coronavirus. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - September 23, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

URI students create 'smart mask' to detect Covid-19 symptoms
Heading into the fall, with little end in sight for the coronavirus pandemic, spells worry for the more paranoid among us. Was that cough symptomatic of a cold, the flu or Covid-19 —or just a piece of dust catching in the throat? Is this fatigue related to coronavirus, or has the cold weather slowed us down? Luckily, a team of eight students at the University of Rhode Island (URI) has stepped in to answer those questions with data. The students, from various engineering and computer science disciplines,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Rowan Walrath Source Type: news

VIEWPOINT: Covid-19 should be the spark that leads to change
Alabama's leaders have shown over and over again they are in no hurry to address the significant health disparities in our state. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ty West Source Type: news

Covid-19 cases in Wisconsin take 'troubling turn' led by young adults: Dr. Raymond
Ever since Milwaukee County and the rest of Wisconsin achieved favorable trends in Covid-19 cases during August, the situation has taken “a troubling turn” led by new cases among 18- to 24-year-olds, said Medical College of Wisconsin president and CEO Dr. John Raymond Sr. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Rich Kirchen Source Type: news

Austin biopharma startup Shattuck Labs files to go public
Austin is on the cusp of adding another publicly traded biopharmaceutical company. Shattuck Labs filed Sept. 18 for an initial public offering on the Nasdaq with the ticker "STTK." No date or share price has been announced yet. The offering size is proposed as $100 million, although that's likely a placeholder amount. The public S-1 filing comes a little more than a month after Shattuck filed confidentially on Aug. 7, according to Nasdaq. A clinical-stage biotechnology company, Shattuck works… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Will Anderson Source Type: news

U.S. Physical Therapy hires next CFO from Capital Senior Living
After announcing his retirement plans in January, the CFO stayed on in order to help the company secure its footing amid Covid-19. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Sara Samora Source Type: news

NeuroTherapia, a Cleveland Clinic spinoff, gets $8.8M financing for neurodegenerative disease treatment
The biotech startup is currently completing its first-in-human clinical trial with funding provided in part by a grant from the Alzheimer's Association. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: I-Chun Chen Source Type: news

Parallon invests $3.4 million in new Brentwood office
The new permit comes as much of Nashville ’s business community continues to work from home amid the Covid-19 pandemic, prompting tenants across the country to wonder if they need less or more office space in the future, due to new health guidelines and the normalization of remote work. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Joel Stinnett Source Type: news

Atrium Health launches Covid-19 vaccine registry for upcoming trials
Charlotte's Atrium Health is launching a new vaccine research program to fight Covid-19. The program, called STRIVE for Healthier Futures, employs a team of scientists, researchers and doctors. STRIVE is an acronym for strategic research, innovation, vaccines and engagement. There are two parts to the program — a volunteer registry and the clinical trials, with added education on v accine development. Atrium will test vaccines from outside research companies. Trials could start as early as next… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Caroline Hudson Source Type: news

Salt Lake City investment firm taking over Peregrine Senior Living at Colonie
The current operator of the facility is Rochester-based Peregrine Senior Living. Peregrine will continue managing the facility. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Justin Dawes Source Type: news

Protech Home Medical receives $20M credit facility from CIT Group to fuel growth, acquisitions
Protech Home Medical Corp., a Wilder-based provider of home medical equipment with a focus on end-to-end respiratory care, has entered into a $20 million senior credit facility with CIT Group as it eyes its next stage of growth. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Liz Engel Source Type: news

OK Foods: 'Erroneous' State Report Led to Ban
CEO Trent Goins of OK Foods in Fort Smith says the Arkansas Department of Health's "erroneous reporting" of the number of positive coronavirus cases led to China banning imports from a company plant. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - September 22, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Fabricated and induced illness in children (FIIC) - Lobo M.
Fabricated or induced illness in children (commonly known as Munchausen syndrome by proxy) is a rare form of child abuse caused by a carer seeking unnecessary health care for the child, by exaggerating and/or fabricating and/or inducing the child's illness... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Duke researchers make breakthrough for common pediatric disease
Researchers at Duke say they've made a breakthrough in the treatment of a disease that affects hundreds of thousands of infants and children each year. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Seth Thomas Gulledge Source Type: news

Warren County ranks among nation's healthiest communities, according to U.S. News
A new analysis by U.S. News& World Report ranks this Greater Cincinnati county among the healthiest communities in the United States. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Kennedy Rose Source Type: news

'First in the world': New tech to help Premier Health advance medical care
Dayton's largest hospital campus has repeatedly ranked among the nation's best sites for urology care. A new investment in next-generation technology could push that designation even higher. Premier Health, one of the region's largest health systems; and Dayton Physicians Network (DPN), a medical group with more than 350 employees, have acquired a new system by Israeli medical device company Lumen is Ltd. that provides advances in treatment for kidney stones and enlarged prostate. The equipment,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jacob Fisher Source Type: news

Pennsylvania nursing homes given updated testing and visitor guidance by Department of Human Services
Pennsylvania nursing homes have been given updated Covid-19 guidance for testing and visitation by the Department of Human Services, according to a report from WPXI. The new updated guidance states that the frequency of screening residents and staff should be determined based on the level of Covid-19 activity in the community where the long-term care facility is located, WPXI reported. Safe visitation can resume if the level of community spread is low enough a nd the facility does not have any active… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Nate Doughty Source Type: news

Arca Biopharma files application for Covid-19 drug treatment
Westminster-based biotech company Arca Biopharma has submitted an Investigational New Drug application for Covid-19. The application was filed under the Coronavirus Treatment Acceleration Program. The application will evaluate the use of one of Arca Biopharma's drugs, AB201, as a treatment for patients hospitalized with Covid-19. The 13-employee Arca Biopharma typically focuses on genetically targeted therapie s for cardiovascular diseases. AB201 is believed to be effective with RNA viruses, which… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jensen Werley Source Type: news

Ethiopia: Keep Health Workers Safe to Keep Patients Safe - Who
[Ethiopian Herald] The World Health Organization (WHO) is calling on governments and health care leaders to address persistent threats to the health and safety of health workers and patients. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 22, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Massachusetts-based biotech firm becomes first tenant at Dallas redevelopment
The redevelopment called Pegasus Park is expected to open early next year. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ryan Salchert Source Type: news

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas makes several executive-level appointments
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas, the state's largest health insurer, has promoted two vice presidents as part of its ongoing executive reorganization. The company said Treena Mason has been promoted to senior vice president of sales and operations. She will oversee employer group sales, over and under 65 individual sales, product development and the new VP of operations and CMS programs. She also serves as president of Advance Insurance Co. of K ansas. Mason, formerly the VP of group sales and… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: WBJ Staff Source Type: news

Cincinnati biotech firm Eikonoklastes Therapeutics names former P & G global health president Tom Finn to board
A Cincinnati-based biotech startup has added the former president of global personal health care of Procter& Gamble to its board of directors. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Andy Brownfield Source Type: news

Virginia opens Covid-19 relief funds to more small businesses
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Monday the state is expanding the eligibility criteria for its $70 million economic recovery fund, allowing more small businesses to apply for relief. Businesses that received funding through the federal CARES Act as well as supply chain partners of businesses impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic — such as suppliers for restaurants, personal care businesses and entertainment venues — are now eligible to receive grants worth up to $10,000 from t he Rebuild VA… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Drew Hansen Source Type: news

Wellbox part of Collective Capital Ventures' newly launched $13.5M investment fund
It's the second high-profile investment for the company this year. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tyler Patchen Source Type: news

Prentis urges Labour to commit to a ‘new deal’ for public services
This year’s Labour conference – online, as befits the times – marked two very special speeches: the last by Dave Prentis as UNISON general secretary, and the first by Keir Starmer as Labour leader. Both men paid powerful tribute to the public sector workers who have kept the UK on its feet during the COVID-19 pandemic. And Mr Starmer said it was time for Labour “to get serious about winning” and repair the damage done to public services by a decade of Tory government. The first of this year’s very different, COVID-affected party conferences started on Saturday, under the branding of Labo...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 22, 2020 Category: UK Health Authors: Demetrios Matheou Tags: Article affiliated political fund Covid-19 dave prentis Keir Starmer Labour Party no going back to normal social care UNISON Labour Link Source Type: news

Arkansas Reports 16 More Virus Deaths, 35 More in Hospital
Arkansas on Monday reported 16 more deaths from COVID-19, the illness caused by the coronavirus, and 35 more people hospitalized as the number of new cases continued rising. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - September 22, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Understanding and sustaining the health care service shifts accelerated by COVID-19, The Health Foundation
This analysis explores what has enabled rapid shifts in the delivery and use of NHS services during the pandemic, and what will be needed to sustain beneficial changes in the future. Despite huge strain on the health care system, several factors have made rapid change possible, including:'top-down clarity and bottom-up agency'by enabling local freedoms to implement changes within national guidelines; more time and permission for clinicians to innovate; support from regulators. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UNISON recruits record numbers of health and safety reps
UNISON’s summer campaign to recruit new health and safety reps has already paid dividends, with record numbers of members showing an interest. Acting national secretary Donna Rowe-Merriman said: “In the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, health and safety reps are vital to ensuring workplaces are safe. “#BeOnTheSafeSide has got off to a fantastic start. The level of interest shows just how important health and safety is to UNISON members, who want to be safe delivering vital services to the public. “It’s great that so many women and Black members have come forward to get involved.&rdq...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 22, 2020 Category: UK Health Authors: Janey Starling Tags: Article #BeOnTheSafeSide Covid-19 health and safety Source Type: news

SOAS members secure victory against compulsory redundancies
UNISON members working at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) are celebrating this week after victory in their fight to halt compulsory redundancies. The redundancies at the school, which is part of the University of London, were set to happen at the end of this month as part of a restructure. In response to planned strike action for today and tomorrow, following online branch meetings (pictured), SOAS management has agreed to return to the negotiating table. Management has made the commitment to UNISON that there will be no compulsory redundancies for professional services staff, including cleaning, cat...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 22, 2020 Category: UK Health Authors: Janey Starling Tags: Article News higher education Source Type: news

Now more than ever we need a future-focused Labour government
Commenting on Keir Starmer’s keynote leader’s speech at the Labour Conference today (Tuesday), UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said: “Today Keir Starmer showed Labour’s new leadership is focused on the future, on the challenges our country faces at this unprecedented time and, crucially, on winning the next election. “UNISON members have faced a decade of austerity and pay cuts – they need a Labour Party that can, and will, win the next election. In Keir Starmer, Labour has a leader who can do just that. “Keir understands our members – including some of the lowest paid ...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 22, 2020 Category: UK Health Authors: Anthony Barnes Tags: News Press release Keir Starmer Labour Party Source Type: news

Blog: A union with plenty to shout about
After over 20 years of leading this union as general secretary, you’d have thought that I’d have seen it all. I couldn’t be surprised any more by our incredible members and the amazing work they do running our public services. You’d be forgiven for thinking my immense pride at what we achieve together could increase no more. But you’d be wrong. Obviously COVID-19 and our members’ collective and individual responses have left me feeling even more proud of our union and its members and their hard work than ever before. And luckily, this time of year gives us plenty of time to shout about t...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 22, 2020 Category: UK Health Authors: Dave Prentis Tags: General secretary's blog News adult social care Covid-19 Source Type: news

3 Kansas City-area counties rank among nation's healthiest communities, according to U.S. News
A new analysis by U.S. News& World Report ranks three Kansas City-area counties among the healthiest communities in the United States. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Kennedy Rose Source Type: news

4 Philadelphia-area counties rank among nation's healthiest communities, according to U.S. News
A new analysis by U.S. News& World Report ranks four Greater Philadelphia suburbs among the healthiest communities in the United States. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Kennedy Rose Source Type: news

Ethics board clears former D.C. official in inquiry over Howard U. job
With Rashad Young cleared of any wrongdoing, the Howard hospital deal is poised to move ahead. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Alex Koma Source Type: news

Ethics board clears former D.C. official in inquiry over Howard U. job
With Rashad Young cleared of any wrongdoing, the Howard hospital deal is poised to move ahead. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Alex Koma Source Type: news

BioLife Solutions inks $30M deal for SciSafe, with more acquisitions planned
BioLife Solutions raised $86 million through a public offering In July, and it's using the funds to keep growing through mergers and acquisitions. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Megan Campbell Source Type: news

BioLife Solutions inks $30M deal for SciSafe, with more acquisitions planned
BioLife Solutions raised $86 million through a public offering In July, and it's using the funds to keep growing through mergers and acquisitions. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Megan Campbell Source Type: news

New Game, the First Offered by RAND to Public, Challenges Players to Design Defense Strategies for Uncertain World
The RAND Corporation has released a boxed version of Hedgemony: A Game of Strategic Choices that researchers originally developed to help the Pentagon craft its capstone guidance document, the 2018 National Defense Strategy. It is the first wargame offered by RAND to the public and carries a $250 price tag. (Source: RAND)
Source: RAND - September 22, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: news

Corium Inc., Xtime close Peninsula offices, lay off workers
A biopharmaceutical company and a software firm are closing their local offices and laying off a total of almost 80 employees, according to new filings with state employment officials. On Oct. 30, Cox Automotive-owned Xtime is closing its 1400 Bridge Parkway office in Redwood City, where around 90 employees work. About 30 of those employees will continue to work remotely, but 60 others will be laid off in phases between December 2020 and December 2021, according to Cox Automoti ve. All operations… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 21, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Allison Levitsky Source Type: news

Corium Inc., Xtime close Peninsula offices, lay off workers
A biopharmaceutical company and a software firm are closing their local offices and laying off a total of almost 80 employees, according to new filings with state employment officials. On Oct. 30, Cox Automotive-owned Xtime is closing its 1400 Bridge Parkway office in Redwood City, where around 90 employees work. About 30 of those employees will continue to work remotely, but 60 others will be laid off in phases between December 2020 and December 2021, according to Cox Automoti ve. All operations… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 21, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Allison Levitsky Source Type: news

Ocular medicine producer Graybug Vision sets targets for $92 million IPO
Graybug Vision Inc., which is developing medicines for ocular diseases, set price targets Monday for an IPO in which it hopes to raise up to $92 million. The Redwood City company plans to sell 4.7 million shares on Thursday for between $15 and $17 each. It has also set aside 703,125 shares for its underwriters. At the top of its range, Graybug would have a market cap of about $326 million. It plans to list of Nasdaq with the symbol of "GRAY." Gra ybug Vision Inc. plans to use the cash to complete… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 21, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Cromwell Schubarth Source Type: news

Ocular medicine producer Graybug Vision sets targets for $92 million IPO
Graybug Vision Inc., which is developing medicines for ocular diseases, set price targets Monday for an IPO in which it hopes to raise up to $92 million. The Redwood City company plans to sell 4.7 million shares on Thursday for between $15 and $17 each. It has also set aside 703,125 shares for its underwriters. At the top of its range, Graybug would have a market cap of about $326 million. It plans to list of Nasdaq with the symbol of "GRAY." Gra ybug Vision Inc. plans to use the cash to complete… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 21, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Cromwell Schubarth Source Type: news

FDA Alerts of Perrigo's voluntary albuterol inhaler recall
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is alerting health care professionals and patients of a voluntary recall of all unexpired albuterol sulfate inhalation aerosol manufactured by Catalent Pharma Solutions for Perrigo Pharmaceutical Company (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - September 21, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Reported COVID-19 Cases in Arkansas Rise by 549
The number of reported coronavirus cases increased by 549 in Arkansas on Sunday while the number of deaths due to COVID-19, the illness caused by the disease, stayed the same. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - September 21, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Donald Trump ’s Campaign Crafted a Careful Climate Message. Trump Ignored It
For months, the Trump campaign’s public statements and the President’s prepared remarks have repeated a message on climate change carefully calibrated not to alienate Republicans worried about the health of the planet: regardless of the science, Democratic plans to address the issue are too expensive. Last week, President Trump disregarded his own campaign’s meticulous messaging and offered an assessment of climate change so out of touch with most voters that it may have made even some of his loyalest supporters cringe. During a stop in California to observe the destruction caused by the state’s wil...
Source: TIME: Science - September 21, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Justin Worland Tags: Uncategorized climate change Explainer Source Type: news

CoxHealth, North Arkansas Regional Medical Center to Open New Facility in Harrison
CoxHealth and North Arkansas Regional Medical Center announced on Monday that they will jointly open a new medical facility in Harrison. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - September 21, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

UA Board of Trustees Approve Joint Hospital Ventures
The University of Arkansas Board of Trustees on Friday approved joint ventures between the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Baptist Health and Arkansas Children’s to expand access to radiation therapy as well as to establish the state’s first proton therapy center. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - September 21, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Engenious Design solves its employees' challenge: remote learning for kids
As local school districts mulled hybrid and remote learning formats, plenty of uncertainty remained for parents.   "During the summer, everyone's going, 'Well, I'm hopeful they're going to go back to school,' and I heard a speaker say once, 'Hope is not a strategy for success,'" Melissa Nickel, operations director for Engenious Design, told the Kansas City Business Journal. Nickel, who has a second- and fif th-grader, decided to find a solution for herself and her co-workers. She pitched the on-site… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 21, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Leslie Collins Source Type: news

Engenious Design solves its employees' challenge: remote learning for kids
As local school districts mulled hybrid and remote learning formats, plenty of uncertainty remained for parents.   "During the summer, everyone's going, 'Well, I'm hopeful they're going to go back to school,' and I heard a speaker say once, 'Hope is not a strategy for success,'" Melissa Nickel, operations director for Engenious Design, told the Kansas City Business Journal. Nickel, who has a second- and fif th-grader, decided to find a solution for herself and her co-workers. She pitched the on-site… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 21, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Leslie Collins Source Type: news

Collective Capital Ventures closes on $13.5M fund, eyes growth companies
An Alabama investment group has closed on a $13 (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 21, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tyler Patchen Source Type: news