Healthcare M&A

Medline Industries acquires Médi-Sélect

Released on January 17, 2020

Medline Canada today said it acquired Médi-Sélect for an all-cash transaction for an undisclosed amount. Médi-Sélect will stay as an independent […]

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Digital Health Healthcare

Livongo’s president talks Dexcom partnership

Released on January 16, 2020

In a unique combination, continuous glucose monitor-maker struck a partnership with health software company Livongo. The deal itself wasn’t necessarily surprising — […]

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Healthcare MedTech

Alphabet snaps up 2nd ex-ONC head for life sciences team

Released on January 10, 2020

Dive Brief: Verily, Alphabet’s life sciences branch, has hired former ONC head Vindell Washington as its chief clinical officer, the company […]

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Healthcare Robotics Surgery

What are the main types of robots used in healthcare?

Released on January 3, 2020

The healthcare industry uses four types to improve the current standard of care, while also helping humans to do things that […]

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Healthcare MedTech

Avanos Medical appoints new chief financial officer

Released on December 30, 2019

Avanos Medical (NYSE:AVNS) today said it appointed Michael Greiner as senior VP and chief financial officer, effective Jan. 1. Greiner will be […]

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Digital Health Healthcare

Mayo Clinic names first chief digital officer

Released on December 27, 2019

Mayo Clinic hired its first chief digital officer on Dec. 23. Rita Khan will establish the Mayo Clinic Center for Digital […]

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AI Healthcare

Accenture acquires AI consultancy Clarity Insights

Released on December 17, 2019

Accenture will acquire Clarity Insights, a Chicago-based company that provides AI and machine learning services to companies in the healthcare, financial […]

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AI Healthcare

OrbitaASSIST AI-Powered Bedside Virtual Assistant: Interview with Nick White, Orbita Executive VP of Patient Care

Released on December 10, 2019

Boston-headquartered Orbita, a healthcare innovation company offering conversational AI platform and virtual health assistant solutions, has released the OrbitaASSIST, a voice-powered, […]

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Healthcare Robotics

Cobots in healthcare: Q&A with KUKA’s Corey Ryan

Released on December 10, 2019

Robots and robotic technologies have a long history of success in healthcare. But recent advancements in the field of collaborative robots […]

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AI Healthcare

GE Healthcare wants to expand the use of AI in healthcare: Here’s how

Released on November 27, 2019

GE Healthcare (NYSE:GE) announced today that it is launching the Edison Developer Program for accelerating the adoption and impact of artificial intelligence […]

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Healthcare MedTech Wearables

How Are Wearable Medical Devices Changing the Game in Healthcare?

Released on November 26, 2019

At BIOMEDevice San Jose, Girish Sripathi, wireless embedded engineer—medical devices at Philips Healthcare, will present an overview of how wearable devices […]

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Healthcare MedTech

Digital Transformation in Healthcare in 2020: 7 Key Trends

Released on November 26, 2019

As a healthcare business, you probably know that keeping up with digital transformation in healthcare can feel overwhelming. Deciding which emerging technologies are […]

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