These 6 startups will compete in a pitch contest hosted by LifeBridge, CareFirst
Six digital health startups have been selected to compete for up to $50,000 in a Shark Tank-style pitch contest hosted by LifeBridge Health and CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield. The four-hospital health care system and the state's largest health insurer are looking to fund young, digital-oriented firm working on technologies to address challenges facing the health care industry. Six finalists have been selected to compete for a chance win a minimum of $20,000 in new fundi ng, and an up to $50,000 grand… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 22, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Morgan Eichensehr Source Type: news

In-house dialysis clinic planned for downtown nursing home
Downtown Buffalo could get its second dialysis center at an existing health care center. The Ellicott Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing, formerly known as Waterfront Health Care Center, is working with a Bronx company to open a 16-unit chronic renal dialysis clinic inside the Seventh Street facility. The $4.4 million project also would add a training program for in-home hemodialys is. According to plans filed with the state Department of Health, Bronx Center for Renal Dialysis LLC will establish… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 22, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Medical drone delivery startup scores $190M at unicorn valuation
The medical drone delivery service company plans to use the proceeds to triple its workforce this year. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 22, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Dawn Kawamoto Source Type: news

Seeking to save billions of dollars, employers turn to Bay Area companies to help with diabetes
For diabetic workers, access to a refrigerator and insulin breaks are not a workplace perk. They are potentially a matter of life and death. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 22, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Hannah Norman Source Type: news

Just coming out of IPO, Precision strikes $50 million credit deal with bank
Just months following the company's $130 million initial public offering, Precision Biosciences has announced a $50 million credit agreement with a West Coast bank. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 22, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Seth Thomas Gulledge Source Type: news

Blood sugar monitoring proves attractive to investors as diabetes startups draw over $1B in funding since 2014
As technology has improved, it has become easier for diabetes patients to monitor their blood sugar levels. The number of businesses offering monitoring devices is competitive, however. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 22, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Alisha Green Source Type: news

FDA to rule this week on Incyte's bid for wider use of Jakafi
The Food and Drug Administration is expected to rule late this week on Incyte Corp. ’s effort to get a wide approval for its flagship Jakafi medication. Jakafi is already approved as a treatment for polycythemia vera, a chronic type of bone marrow disease, and for people with intermediate or high-risk myelofibrosi, a group of rare cancers of the bone marrow. The Wilmington-base d biotechnology has filed a supplemental new drug application to expand those uses to include treating patients with acute… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 22, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: John George Source Type: news

UNC researchers develop smarter "I-insulin"
Research coming out of UNC Chapel Hill has the potential to create a "smart insulin" that could reduce diabetic patient completions and significantly change how patients manage their condition. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 22, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Seth Thomas Gulledge Source Type: news

Cerner expands its health care offerings — and visibility — with new near-site clinics
Cerner Corp.'s new near-site clinic concept increases its offerings, and may capture the attention of prospective acquirers, according to one area expert. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 22, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Lily Lieberman Source Type: news

Ascension Wisconsin, Alverno College nursing schools to merge
The 118-year-old Columbia College of Nursing in Glendale, which is affiliated with Ascension Columbia St. Mary ’s, signed a letter of intent to merge with Alverno College’s JoAnn McGrath School of Nursing on Milwaukee’s south side. Ascension Wisconsin and Alverno announced Tuesday they agreed to a strategic alliance and are engaged “in serious discussions” to combine the two private nursing school s. After the transaction is finalized, Columbia College of Nursing’s programs will be administered… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 22, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Rich Kirchen Source Type: news

UNC system sues Vidant Health over board shuffle
The University of North Carolina system has filed a lawsuit against Vidant Health, trying to prevent it from kicking the system out of the Greenville hospital's governance. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 21, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Seth Thomas Gulledge Source Type: news

Top Novant leader named health system executive in Falls Church, Virginia
He'll be charged with “building a comprehensive and integrated clinical and physician enterprise” as a “key part of Inova’s transformation.” (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 21, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

Global cancer researchers head to Memphis for 'team science' conference
Head and neck cancers have multiple causes, but one cause in particular has become epidemic in the U.S. and in Northern Europe: HPV. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 21, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Jason Bolton Source Type: news

Medtech firm Biofourmis to move HQ to Boston, triple headcount
After getting FDA approval to market its first artificial-intelligence cardiac tool, Singapore-based health technology company Biofourmis Inc. is moving its headquarters to Boston. Biofourmis is developing several pieces of technology that use artificial intelligence to detect and track signs of multiple sclerosis, asthma and other conditions. It received its first FDA clearance last month for a heartbeat-tracking software called RhythmAnalytics, which the company said more accurately detects… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 21, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Allison DeAngelis Source Type: news

Local biotech pushing tech that trains for medical emergencies nationally
The Alamo City company has national deals to market its technology and a contract with the Army that could lead to more business with the Department of Defense. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 21, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: W. Scott Bailey Source Type: news

TriHealth hires new CEO for Hospice of Cincinnati
TriHealth has hired Gayle Mattson as CEO of Hospice of Cincinnati, which is part of the hospital system. Mattson is a nurse who had been president since 2016 of Haven Hospice of Gainesville, Fla., which operates five inpatient centers. Her first day on the job at Hospice of Cincinnati will be June 3. Mattson will replace Sandra Lobert, who retired after a decade as chief executive of Hospice of C incinnati. Lobert became CEO of Hospice in 2009. Before then, she had volunteered for many years… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 20, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Barrett J. Brunsman Source Type: news

Phoenix genetic test maker gets $15M in funding; bioscience leader joins board
The latest capital infusion comes several months after a previous $9 million raise, all of which is funding the company to develop a test to ensure cancer patients can get more personalized medical care. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 20, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Angela Gonzales Source Type: news

Senate passes change to Death with Dignity Act
While one controversial bill to modify Oregon ’s Death with Dignity Act appears to be stalled in a legislative committee, another is moving forward. Senate Bill 549, which passed the Senate in a 16-11 vote on Monday, waives the 15-day waiting period between the two required oral requests for life-ending medication. The change applies only i n cases where patients are diagnosed with a terminal illness and have fewer than 15 days to live. They must also be capable of making the decision and voluntarily… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 20, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

Health Care Digest: Cancer's show-and-tell meeting, a new biotech building rises and lupus patients' plea
Bay Area companies are gearing up for ASCO, HCP's Brisbane biotech building is on the rise and more in our Health Care Digest. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 20, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Presbyterian Senior Care to fold assets into Beechwood
Two of the region ’s largest nonprofit senior living companies are coming together in an agreement intended to preserve jobs and beds. The agreement makes Presbyterian Senior Care of Western New York part of Beechwood Continuing Care. Pending regulatory approvals, Beechwood will assume all assets and liabilities of Presbyterian Senior Care, including the Ken-Ton Presbyterian Village, a 150-unit subsidized apartment complex and enriched housing program in Kenmore; Presbyterian Village at North… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 20, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Aurora Health Care sets construction start for Sheboygan County complex
Aurora Health Care has received the local approvals necessary for a $324 million hospital in Sheboygan County and plans to start construction in late summer. Aurora announced in April 2017 plans for a hospital west of the city of Sheboygan along Interstate 43 in the village of Kohler. The Kohler Village Board voted May 13 in favor of several resolutions and an ordinance for Aurora to build a hospital and medical office building. Milwaukee-based Auro ra Health Care said it has targeted late 2021… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 20, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Rich Kirchen Source Type: news

Seattle's Sana Biotechnology expands with Cambridge lab acquisition
A preclinical gene and cell therapy hoping to be the biotech world ’s new unicorn is expanding in Cambridge after acquiring a Flagship Pioneering company. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 20, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Allison DeAngelis Source Type: news

Nashville health-tech firm lands $7.3M in funding, with help from Jumpstart
Health-teach firm EvidenceCare has raised $7.3 million since last year, the company announced Monday, including an investment from Nashville-based Jumpstart Capital. The Nashville-based software company recently closed a $5 million round of funding that had been open since late 2018, according to a news release. Venture firm Jumpstart Capital made an additional $2.3 million investment to help sell EvidenceCare’s platform into large health systems across the country. Terms of the deals where not… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 20, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Joel Stinnett Source Type: news

Hemp producer to bring more than 150 jobs to Dona Ana County
The number of jobs is growing in Do ña Ana County. On Monday, Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham announced Rich Global Hemp Corp., a new-to-market hemp producer, is expanding operations to Las Cruces, creating 180 jobs in the area. The company will operate out of a 750,000-square-foot greenhouse space at 4884 S. Main St. and grow immature hemp plants that can be provided to farmers, according to a news release from Lujan Grisham's office. The New Mexico Economic Development Department will invest up to… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 20, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Ron Davis Source Type: news

Two companies will invest combined $34.4M in St. Joseph facilities
Boehringer Ingelheim Corp., a company in the Kansas City Animal Health Corridor, and LifeLine Foods, a corn processor, have committed to investing a combined $34.4 million in life sciences in St. Joseph. Boehringer Ingelheim will invest about $22.4 million to increase its capacity to manufacture vaccines for livestock at its St. Joseph campus. On Monday, the St. Joseph City Council will consider granting Chapter 100 sale-leaseback incentives. The project also will receive incentives from the KCP&L … (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 17, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Lily Lieberman Source Type: news

Ohio med-tech startup led by former NxThera CEO to move to Plymouth
VentureMed Group Inc., a company that develops medical devices to treat vascular problems, will move its offices to Plymouth, Minn., this year. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 17, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Alex Wittenberg Source Type: news

Chandler opioid manufacturer warns it may file for bankruptcy
Shares of an Arizona pharmaceutical manufacturer that has been at the center of the controversy over opioid drugs continued to see-saw this week in the wake of a company regulatory filing that said it may have to file for bankruptcy protection or go out of business. Chandler-based Insys Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq: INSY) expressed uncertainty as to whether it can continue to operate because of substantial legal costs related to settlements and cases with the Department of Justice. The company's shares,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 17, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Tim Gallen Source Type: news

Here's how much the top earners at UPMC made in 2017-18
There were more than 30 UPMC employees who received more than $1 million in total compensation for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2018. Here's the list, which comes from the Form 990 filing that was made this week to the Internal Revenue Service: You can find more details on the UPMC Form 990 filings, which are available on the UPMC website. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 17, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

MIT sells Kendall Square office, lab complex for $1.1B
The three-building office and lab complex in Cambridge's Kendall Square is called the Osborn Triangle. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 17, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Catherine Carlock Source Type: news

Hospitals could see reprieve on Medicaid 340B cuts
Hon. Rudolph Contreras, a U.S. district judge for the District Court of D.C., has ruled federal cuts to a pharmacy program are unconstitutional. That could mean more funding coming back to area hospitals. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 17, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Table of Experts: Nursing
MODERATOR: Thank you for being here today and being a part of this discussion. You might talk, first of all, about why someone would recommend becoming a nurse these days. MS. FULGHAM: I feel that being a nurse today, you can really take it anywhere. It almost sounds like a commercial, but it’s true that there are so many specialties out there, and you can take it anywher e you want to go. You can serve your country, you can be part of education, you can work in a hospital, or you can specialize… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
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Analyst: LabCorp ripe for Walgreens acquisition
Raymond James analyst John Ransom this week named two potential targets for Walgreens Boots Alliance: LabCorp and drug wholesaler AmerisourceBergen. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 16, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Margaret Moffett Source Type: news

Chester County biopharmaceutical company sold
ESSA Pharma Inc. entered into a definitive agreement Thursday to acquire Realm Therapeutics, a Chester County biopharmaceutical company, in an all-stock transaction valued at $21.5 million. Realm of Malvern, Pa., was focused on developing new therapies to treat skin disorders. The $21.5 million price tag for the company represents a 5% premium over Realm's estimated net cash amount of $20.5 million at the closing of the acquisition. The acquisition is subject to Realm shareholder approval. Under… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 16, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: John George Source Type: news

Going it alone: Independent urgent care center is thriving in Horsham
When Dr. Erik Soiferman decided to open an urgent care center several years ago, the market for such facilities was still evolving. The region’s largest health insurer, Independence Blue Cross, started including urgent care centers in its provider networks in late 2012 — which set off a rapid proliferation of center openings. In those early days, ownership in urgent care centers was fragmented, with doctors owning some, e ntrepreneurs owning others, a few health systems testing the concept and… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 16, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: John George Source Type: news

New York pediatric urgent care center operator coming to Philadelphia suburbs
The company opened its first pediatric urgent care center in Wayne late last year. Three more will open in this region this year. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 16, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: John George Source Type: news

Mount Sinai boosts profits in Q1
The hospital saw an increase in patient volume. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 16, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Brian Bandell Source Type: news

North Carolina drops in national rankings on senior care
A national study of senior health care in the United States shows North Carolina sliding in rankings, related mostly to increasing obesity, depression and food insecurity.   The United Health Care Foundation's annual Senior Report ranks North Carolina 37th in the nation for care of the state's senior population. In 2018, North Carolina ranked 33rd.  Hurting North Carolina's ranking this year is a 17 percent increase in obesity – from 25.9 percent to 30.3 percent – of adults aged 65 and older… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 16, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Seth Thomas Gulledge Source Type: news

In shadow of Theranos, ingestible sensor company drives growth
Proteus takes a meticulous, “anti-Theranos” approach to growth and navigating the hurdles of creating a new category of medical device. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 16, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Hannah Norman Source Type: news

Florida Cancer Centers
Rank Cancer Center/URL Total cases Analytic cases Non-analytic cases Health care system Ownership ty (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
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Lawmakers push $3B cancer funding bill to voters
Texans will have the chance to vote on $3 billion of funding for cancer research this fall after state lawmakers approved extending the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas for another decade. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 10, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Kimberly Reeves Source Type: news

One of Dayton area's largest companies names new executive
One of the Dayton area's largest companies has appointed a new high-level executive. Mercy Health — Springfield named Jenelle Zelinski as chief financial officer. Zelinski assumes the role from Bill Kusnierz, who was promoted to CFO of Bon Secours Mercy Health in the Greenville, South Carolina market. Zelinski will begin her tenure at the start of next week, May 12. She will r eport to Eric Smith, CFO of Bon Secours Mercy Health's Mid-American Group. As CFO, Zelinski will oversee the company's… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 10, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: John Bush Source Type: news

OHSU studies effects of allowing pharmacists to prescribe contraception
Oregon passed a law in 2015 that allowed pharmacists to prescribe birth control to consumers, a first in the nation. A new study from researchers at Oregon Health& Science University shows that Oregon ’s program is capable of increasing accessibility to contraception and reducing the overall cost and rate of unintended pregnancies. More than 50 unintended pregnancies were averted during the first two years of the program, saving the state about $1.6 million in public costs, including for medic al… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 10, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

Report points to need to bolster Florida's hurricane preparedness
As the 2019 hurricane season looms and as hepatitis A cases continue to soar in Florida, a report issued Wednesday shows that more work needs to be done to ensure the health and safety of residents against emerging infectious diseases, terrorism and extreme weather conditions. Florida scored a 6.7 on the 2019 National Health Security Preparedness Index, putting it on par with the national average. The report, issued by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, analyzed 129 different measures for each… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 10, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Christine Sexton Source Type: news

Grant to make childbirth classes free at Ascension Via Christi
Childbirth and family education classes offered at Ascension Via Christi prior to delivery day will soon be offered at no cost to families. A grant from Children's Miracle Network Hospitals at Ascension Via Christi will make those classes free to expecting parents and families. The free classes begin July 1. "We want expectant parents' birth experience personalized to meet their needs," said Laurie Labarca, president of Ascension Via Christi St. Joseph, which houses the hospital's NewLife Center.… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 10, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Kirk Seminoff Source Type: news

Details emerge surrounding controversial change to Death with Dignity Act
If a bill to expand Oregon ’s 25-year-old Death with Dignity Act passes into law, terminally ill patients would be able to take the lethal drugs by a method other than swallowing. The details of how that would work are coming into clearer focus. Dr. Charles Blanke, a physician at Oregon Health& Science University and supporter of the proposed House Bill 2217, outlined a method to self-administer the drugs by IV that would be the first of its kind. It would be available to those who qualify to … (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 10, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

Elica sells East Sac building 18 months after purchase
The building was purchased during a period of executive turnover at the community health care nonprofit. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 10, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Felicia Alvarez Source Type: news

How the health care industry is addressing the hidden costs of patient travel and wait times
Sitting in a waiting room to see the doctor after fighting traffic is more than just inconvenient and time-consuming. It ’s also quite costly: as much as $89 billion per year. That’s the average annual economic cost of the time spent traveling and waiting to obtain health care services based on the average hourly wage for an individual, according to a research brief by Altarum, using data from the American Time Use Survey by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. “Time spent on travel and waiting… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 10, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Independent Health Source Type: news

Health commissioner Kowalik's passionate focus for better public health
Jeanette Kowalik needs to be diplomatic, sturdy, sharp — and possibly wear a helmet — as she rebuilds the beleaguered Milwaukee Health Department. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 10, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Rich Kirchen Source Type: news

Urgent care planned at Crosstown Commons in Schenectady
A New Hampshire company is planning to open one of its first urgent cares in New York at Crosstown Commons in Schenectady. The company, ConvenientMD, has 15 clinics in Maine, Massachusetts and New Hampshire. It doesn't have any locations open in New York yet. "It's going to be really good for the community," said Stephen Mitnick, managing member of Magellan Realty Partners LLC, who bought the shopping plaza in Januar y 2017. Mitnick has invested millions of dollars updating Crosstown Commons and… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 9, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Liz Young Source Type: news

Medtronic quietly exits orthopedic-implant business
Medtronic is pulling the plug on a business that made replacement knees and hips after roughly two years in operation, citing high costs due to a shift in federal regulations. The move is a retreat from a market that Medtronic (NYSE: MDT) entered in late 2016 when it launched a business unit to provide joint-replacement products and services to hospitals. The formation of the division, named Medtronic Orthopedic Solutions, came months after the medical-device giant acqu ired Responsive Orthopedics,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 9, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Alex Wittenberg Source Type: news