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Medtronic plc  today announced first enrollments in a new clinical trial evaluating the ECG (electrocardiography) Belt Research System (ECG Belt) as a diagnostic tool for optimizing cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) for patients with heart failure. The first patient enrolled in the ECG Belt for CRT Response trial was at Mercy…

Amgen  and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center today announced a partnership to help support the improvement of healthcare quality in the treatment of multiple therapeutic areas that could include oncology, cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis and migraine. The organizations intend to jointly undertake research projects in one or more of these therapeutic areas. They…

Bright Health announced its plan to offer Medicare Advantage plans in Cincinnati, Springfield, Youngstown and Toledo, making Ohio the newest market addition to Bright Health's exclusive Care Partner Health Plan collaborations. Bright Health filed paperwork with the federal government to begin offering 2019 Medicare Advantage plans in Ohio during this…

Signify Health, a leading provider of technology-enabled healthcare services, launched today with a focus on expanding and evolving complex care management services and technology at a national scale. Signify Health was formed in December of 2017 by the integration of industry leaders CenseoHealth and Advance Health following the recapitalization of…

TripleCare, a national provider of telemedicine-based healthcare to the post-acute care sector, including skilled nursing facilities (SNFs), announced today the Company will introduce its services across all Commonwealth Care of Roanoke (CCR) facilities. CCR provides senior care consisting of skilled services, including complex medical care and rehabilitation, as well as…

CeQur® today announced that the company has acquired select assets of Calibra Medical, Inc., one of the Johnson & Johnson Diabetes Care Companies. The transaction includes an exclusive worldwide license for the wearable, on-demand insulin delivery system previously known as OneTouch Via™. The Calibra system enables people with diabetes to…

Stryker Corporation announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted pre-market approval (PMA) for the Surpass Streamline Flow Diverter to treat unruptured large and giant wide neck intracranial aneurysms.  The device is the second flow diverting stent to gain FDA approval in the U.S.  It is also…

Tivic Health Systems Inc., a bioelectronic health-tech company, has reached a key milestone in their pursuit of FDA approval for ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief (ClearUP). This milestone includes the successful completion of a pivotal clinical trial and podium presentation acceptance at the 2018 American Rhinologic Society (ARS) Annual Meeting. "Tivic…

CannaMD, one of Florida's fastest growing medical marijuana clinics, has tripled in size in less than six months. Adding to its Orlando, Tampa, and Mount Dora locations, CannaMD is now booking appointments for new medical offices in Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, and Miami. Before purchasing marijuana from a medical…

Key Surgical LLC, a leading global provider of sterile processing and operating room supplies, announced today that it has acquired Sarasota, Fla.-based Encompas Unlimited to expand the company's endoscopy product offering. Encompas is the second acquisition that Key Surgical has completed since it merged with Interlock Medizintechnik GmbH last year…