Live Virtual Event, Office 365: Transform your workplace, enable innovation

A live webinar coming up on November 7, with industry thought leaders on “Office 365: Transform your workplace, enable innovation”. Speakers/presenters include:   Adam Pisoni – Co-founder of Yammer (a great speaker) Luke Williams – Professor of Innovation at NYU Stern School of Business John Case – Microsoft VP, Office Learn how Microsoft Office 365 […]

Now Is The Time For Medical Device Sales Leaders To Adapt

Why Now Is The Time For Medical Device Sales Leaders To Adapt There are so many challenges in the medical device sales industry and in health care that companies must recognize the total economic impact of their products and solutions. Someone who understands that is Medtronic Chairman and CEO Omar Ishrak, who is profiled in […]

Funding For Medical Device Innovation Doesn?t Need To Come From Government

Why Funding For Medical Device Innovation Doesn?t Need To Come From Government While funding for medical device innovation is a good thing, it doesn?t necessarily need to come from government, whether that?s in the form of tax breaks or grants. Robert Langer, an MIT professor and this year?s recipient of the Medical Design Excellence Awards […]

4 Keys For Medical Device Technology Firms To Succeed Amid Changes

4 Keys For Medical Device Technology Firms To Succeed Amid Changes Few people in the health care industry would dispute the idea that big changes are ahead. Many fundamental changes already are here. For starters, health care reform is challenging manufacturers to prove that their devices significantly improve clinical outcomes and reduce a patient?s total […]

Voice Recognition Innovations Can Revolutionize Medical Device Technology

How Might Voice Recognition Innovations Revolutionize Medical Device Technology? Ray Kurzweil showed us voice recognition in computers was possible. Siri showed us how voice recognition could be cool. Star Trek showed how awesome it will be. Could voice recognition innovations revolutionize medical device technology? Believe it. A blog post on The Huffington Post website highlights […]

What Does Robotic Surgery Tell Us About Medical Device Innovation?

What Does Robotic Surgery Tell Us About Medical Device Innovation? Life sciences companies face increased pressures, both to demonstrate improved patient outcomes and to prove that their product or drug will reduce costs. A perfect example of how?medical device innovation?can reduce overall health care costs ? while winning over surgeons, patients and hospitals ? is?robotic […]

Top 10 Medical Device Technology Innovations Of 2013

Top 10 Medical Device Technology Innovations Of 2013 Devices that improve healthcare efficiency dominate the Cleveland Clinic’s list of the top 10 medical device technology innovations of 2013. One device, a handheld optical scanner for melanoma, highlights the miniaturization of devices, which is becoming more common in the industry. The handheld scanner helps dermatologists determine in less […]