Funding Healthcare Telehealth

FCC adopts $200M telehealth program for Covid-19

Released on April 3, 2020

Health systems will be able to apply for funding from the Federal Communications Commission to help them rollout telehealth programs in […]

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Healthcare MedTech Respiratory

Smith+Nephew set to mass produce new ventilator from Oxford, King’s College London

Released on April 2, 2020

Smith+Nephew is contracting with the U.K. government to build a new ventilator specifically designed for the large-scale production needed to combat […]

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Cardiology Healthcare Respiratory

AnapnoGuard Helps Prevent Ventilator Complications

Released on April 1, 2020

Ventilators are important to maintain patients with severe respiratory distress due to COVID-19, but the machines carry their own risks. An […]

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Funding Healthcare Telehealth

AristaMD raises $18M for eConsult software

Released on April 1, 2020

Despite the economic slowdown caused by the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, a handful of startups have still managed to raise funding. One […]

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Healthcare MedTech Telehealth

Telehealth in the time of COVID-19

Released on March 31, 2020

At a time, when social distancing is among the major measures used to fight COVID-19 pandemic, telehealth is stepping-up as a […]

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AI Healthcare Robotics

COVID-19 pandemic prompts more robot usage worldwide

Released on March 26, 2020

The reactions to the COVID-19 pandemic and its effects on societies and economies around the world cannot be understated. Although scientists […]

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Diagnostics Healthcare Telehealth

How telemedicine is being used on the frontlines of the coronavirus crisis

Released on March 26, 2020

On the frontlines of the coronavirus, crisis providers are tapping into digital mechanisms to communicate with patients and track the spread […]

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FDA Healthcare Patient Monitoring

FDA greenlights expanded remote patient monitoring to keep patients out of coronavirus-slammed hospitals

Released on March 20, 2020

Dive Brief: FDA on Friday issued a policy to facilitate greater use of remote patient monitoring technologies to cut back on […]

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Funding Healthcare Robotics

Diligent Robotics raises $10 million for nurse assistant robot Moxi

Released on March 20, 2020

Diligent Robotics today announced the close of a $10 million Series A round to expand its fleet of nurse assistant robots […]

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FDA Healthcare Patient Monitoring

FDA allows expanded use of patient-monitoring devices during pandemic

Released on March 20, 2020

The FDA announced today that it will allow expanded use of non-invasive remote patient monitoring devices to slow the spread of […]

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Healthcare MedTech

Abbott Brings Home EUA for COVID-19 Test

Released on March 19, 2020

Abbott Laboratories, one of the biggest players in the medical device space, has obtained Emergency Use Authorization for a test to […]

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Healthcare MedTech Respiratory

Medtronic pledges ’24/7′ ventilator production to meet coronavirus demand

Released on March 19, 2020

Dive Brief: Medtronic is aiming to more than double its ventilator manufacturing workforce and production capacity to help meet urgent demand […]

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