Dental company SmileDirectClub files to go public

Nashville-based teledentistry company SmileDirectClub has filed paperwork to go public in what turned out to be a banner year for IPOs in digital...

Ransomware and medical devices: How behavior analytics can protect patients

From a cybersecurity perspective, I believe the healthcare industry is in a growing medical device crisis. The emerging trend of ransomware attacks on...

Canyon’s New Road E-Bike Absolutely Flies

I love riding e-bikes, especially since it makes the commute home easier on the legs after a tough workout at lunch, but...

CMS is bringing star quality ratings to health exchange plans

In an effort to boost access to quality information for consumers purchasing health insurance coverage, CMS is requiring the display of star ratings...

Roche drug is third to win biomarker-driven cancer approval from FDA

Another drug designed to treat cancer patients based on a genetic driver rather than where tumors occur in the body has received approval...

Exclusive: Director of TMC Venture Fund has been let go

Barely a year into her tenure, Juliana Garaizar has been let go as director of the TMC Venture Fund. In November 2017, the Texas...

A majority of large employers want to expand Medicare, survey says

Employers have been one of the groups hit hardest by the continuing increase in healthcare spending, but it still may be surprising that...

Behind Butterfly Network comes Exo Imaging to up the ante on...

Exo Imaging recently completed a $35 million series B led by Intel Capital and joined by OSF Ventures, Bold Capital Partners, Applied Ventures...

Insurers Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Tufts Health Plan to merge

Two major Boston-area nonprofit insurers Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Tufts Health Plan plan to merge to create a regional powerhouse that would serve...

Mallinckrodt drug shows benefit in rare liver, kidney disease

The drugmaker reported top-line data from its Phase III study of terlipressin in hepatorenal syndrome type 1, or HSR-1, a disease with no...