The Pitch: This D.C. startup wants to reduce maternal mortality for women of color
Editor ’s note: Welcome to The Pitch, a DC Inno special feature in which we spotlight young local startups led by underrepresented founders. These companies may not have much (or any) funding or revenue, but they do have plans — and they’re taking the initial steps to make things happen. Each month, we’ll highlight a different venture in the D.C.-area landscape, with an intention of following their journeys from this point forward. Previously we have featured CarpeDM, Old Dominion Flower Co.,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 30, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

UAB School of Dentistry receives $3.2M grant to address shortages
The funds aim to address the shortage of dental academicians nationwide. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 30, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Laurel Thrailkill Source Type: news

Bay Area health tech unicorn to relocate HQ to Denver
The company plans to create 1,000 new jobs with the move of its headquarters. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 30, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Nikki Wentling Source Type: news

Health Care Heroes 2022: Sandra Arnold of Le Bonheur and UTHSC
“Sandy Arnold is an amazing physician, scientist, and educator. She is the epitome of the power of one person to make a difference in her community.” (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 30, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Susan Ellis Source Type: news

Re-Assist among 40 global startups tapped for newest MIT 'Solver' class
A Cincinnati startup is one of 40 companies selected for the latest “Solver” class, a global marketplace backed by MIT. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 30, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Liz Engel Source Type: news

Nationwide Children's-invented gene therapy up for FDA approval
If approved, it would mean millions of dollars in milestone payments and royalties to the hospital. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 30, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Carrie Ghose Source Type: news

Form D Friday: Female-led leadership coaching platform raises millions
Form D Friday is a Boston Business Journal feature highlighting regulatory filings from Boston-area companies raising capital for new projects or expanding their businesses. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 30, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Lucia Maffei Source Type: news

Houston-based SPAC Good Works II aims to take Austin-based Direct Biologics public
Biotechnology company Direct Biologics Inc. has signed a letter of intent to merge with Good Works II Acquisition Corp. (Nasdaq: GWII), the second SPAC with a charitable component launched by Fred Zeidman and his team. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 30, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Brent Wistrom Source Type: news

These Massachusetts colleges get the most NIH funding
Federal research funding is a critical source of revenue for many colleges, both public and their deep-pocketed private counterparts. Here's a look at which Massachusetts colleges have gotten the most National Institutes of Health research grants. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 29, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Grant Welker Source Type: news

Leaning in on employee health and wellness
With over two years ’ focus on elevated, pandemic-driven health and wellness efforts that were built upon long-existing programs, how are today’s healthiest employers improving upon the gains they’ve made? How can they drive additional returns, achieve greater employee engagement and retention, and remain a healt hiest employer to the benefit of their people and their families, the company, and the communities in which they live and work? In this Healthiest Employers panel discussion hosted… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 29, 2022 Category: Health Management Source Type: news

This Falls Church health-tech startup has more than a new name. It just raised millions in new funding.
A month after changing its name from CMT Solutions to careviso, the Falls Church health-tech company has raised $17.4 million in new funding and plans to use the proceeds to add new services and broaden physicians ’ and health plans’ access to its tech platform. The company, which primarily provides technology to help doctors secure insurance coverage for lab tests, said Wednesday that Ballast Point Ventures of Tampa, Florida, led the Series B round and that two existing investors, Houston venture… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 29, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

Primary care provider PeopleOne Health expands into the Philadelphia market
The company offers same- or next-day appointments and no copayments or deductibles. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 29, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: John George Source Type: news

How primary care can help lower health care costs
As the price of just about everything has been increasing, the rising cost of health care services has been and continues to be a challenge for many families. Two in five Bay Staters – 41% – struggled to pay for health care services in 2021, according to the Center for Health Information and Analysis. Our state has struggled to contain health care-cost growth over the last decade due to escalating prices, and employers project their health care-related costs to increase aga in next year by at… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 29, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: David Morales Source Type: news

Executive Voice: He's leading pack in Triangle life sciences development
Life sciences real estate is booming in the Raleigh, Durham area as demand continues to heat up. Greg Capps with Longfellow is at the forefront of the push for new, creative spaces to meet the needs of drugmakers, biotechs, gene therapy firms and a host of other companies. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 29, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Kayli Thompson Source Type: news

BIO Alabama CEO steps down
The BIO Alabama executive committee is strategizing a transition plan. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 28, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Laurel Thrailkill Source Type: news