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09 Aug 2018

BOSTON SCIENTIFIC ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE VENITI AUG. 8

Vici venous stent   Boston Scientific has signed an agreement to acquire Veniti, a privately-held company in Fremont, California, which developed and commercialized the Vici venous stent system for treating venous obstructive disease. Boston Scientific has been an investor in Veniti since 2016 and owned 25 percent of the company. The transaction price for the

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09 Aug 2018

‘18 AMPUTATION PREVENTION SYMPOSIUM: CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS PRESENTS LIBERTY 360° TWO-YEAR OUTCOMES

Cardiovascular Systems Inc. , medical device company developing and commercializing innovative interventional treatment systems for patients with peripheral and coronary artery disease, presented two-year outcomes from its LIBERTY 360° study in a late-breaking presentation at the 2018 Amputation Prevention Symposium (AMP) in Chicago Aug. 8. The LIBERTY 360° study is designed

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08 Aug 2018

MEDICAL GROUPS SEE PROGRESS IN CMS’s EHR APPROACH IN HOSPITAL RULE

Medical groups have applauded steps that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services took to ease administrative burden through a new rule on hospital payments, while still pressing the agency for further changes in its approach to electronic health records. On Aug. 2, the CMS unveiled the final version of

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07 Aug 2018

MICROSOFT IS DEVELOPING A GLASSES-BASED BLOOD PRESSURE MONITOR

            Microsoft is developing new blood pressure monitoring technology called Glabella, which comes equipped on a pair of glasses that passively collects physiological data on the wearer, according to a research paper recently released by the company. The paper was written by Christian Holz, Microsoft Research in Redmond; and  Edward J.

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07 Aug 2018

VALUE-BASED CARE SUMMIT: LEARN BEST PRACTICES, GET ADVICE FOR TRANSITING TO VALUE-BASED CARE

The third Annual Value-Based Care Summit, which will feature top executives from leading healthcare organizations sharing best practices and real-world advice for succeeding with the transition to value-based care, will be Oct. 17-19 in Boston.                 The Summit will kick-off with a full-day dedicated to revenue cycle management. Keynote speakers

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