FDA MedTech

5 medtech trends to track in 2020

Released on January 17, 2020

The medtech industry entered 2020 celebrating the medical device tax’s permanent repeal, a levy it spent the better part of a […]

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Funding MedTech

5 tips to raise funding for your medical device

Released on January 16, 2020

Securing funding can be a long and tedious process, and medical device businesses must work to position themselves as especially attractive […]

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MedTech Robotics Surgery

JPM: Microbot Medical unveils disposable device for remote catheter procedures

Released on January 15, 2020

SAN FRANCISCO—At the annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, Microbot Medical unveiled a new device that aims to let physicians conduct a […]

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MedTech

Diversified Plastics names Kieval to board

Released on January 13, 2020

Diversified Plastics, a custom plastic-injection molder and digital thermoplastic components manufacturer, said today that it has appointed Robert Kieval to its […]

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MedTech Surgery

Micro celebrates 75 years in business

Released on January 13, 2020

Contract manufacturer Micro (Somerset, N.J.) this week announced its 75th anniversary in business. Founded in 1945 as Micro Stamping Corp. in […]

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MedTech Women's Health

Alydia Health Announces the Addition of Erica Rogers to its Board of Directors

Released on January 13, 2020

MENLO PARK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Alydia Health, a clinical-stage medical device company developing an innovative technology to prevent maternal morbidity and mortality […]

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Cardiology MedTech Structural Heart

Miles White’s fearless strategy for growing Abbott

Released on January 10, 2020

With strong leadership and a taste for risk-taking, outgoing CEO Miles White left no stone unturned as he grew Abbott into […]

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FDA MedTech

Device warning letters plunged nearly 90% over 5 years. An FDA official predicts a rebound

Released on January 10, 2020

FDA warning letters to medical device manufacturers slid by nearly 90% between 2015 and 2019, but may be set to rebound upward […]

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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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MedTech

MedTech Europe pushes urgent action to keep devices on sale after MDR

Released on January 9, 2020

Dive Brief: MedTech Europe warned Wednesday significant challenges will stop manufacturers from using any of the options for keeping medical devices on […]

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MedTech

Abbott sets CFO transition in motion

Released on January 8, 2020

Dive Brief: Abbott announced Wednesday current company controller and senior vice president of finance Robert Funck, 58, will become chief financial […]

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MedTech Neuro

BlueWind Medical appoints new CEO

Released on January 7, 2020

Neurostimulation device company BlueWind Medical has appointed its chairman of the board Daniel Lemaitre as its new CEO, effective last week on Jan. […]

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