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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Software & Data

Healthcare Software Provider Phreesia Preps for $125 Million IPO

This Monday, healthcare software provider Phreesia announced the terms for its upcoming IPO. The New York-based patient-intake healthcare software platform provider aims to raise $125 million through offering 7.8 million share (15 percent secondary) at a range of $15 to $17. Assuming the midpoint of the proposed price range, Phreesia’s implied market value will stand at $658 million...

Devices

Globus Medical’s David C. Paul, A Billionaire Thanks to a Robot

With a current net worth of approximately $1.1 billion, Globus Medical’s founder and current executive chairman David C. Paul has earned his spot on Forbes’ 2019 Billionaires List. What propelled Paul from his start as a mechanical engineer to a billionaire entrepreneur? Simple: a robot that can perform spinal surgery...

Biotech

Second Half of 2019 Set to Be Busy for Biotech M&A

While Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.’s merger with Celgene Corporation and AbbVie Inc.’s acquisition of Allergan Plc have dominated the biotech news cycle so far this year, many industry insiders expect that the second half of 2019 will be just as busy for biotech M&A...

Internet

Mary Meeker’s Annual Internet Trends Report Underscores Growth in Healthcare Digitization

According to Mary Meeker’s 2019 Internet Trends report, the U.S. healthcare sector is undergoing steady digitization thanks to a push from consumer demand. The report reveals that this digitization trend is affecting the entire sector, though certain areas such as consumer tools and health wearables are seeing the fastest transformation...

Features

Mary Meeker’s Annual Internet Trends Report Underscores Growth in Healthcare Digitization

According to Mary Meeker’s 2019 Internet Trends report, the U.S. healthcare sector is undergoing steady digitization thanks to a push from consumer demand. The report reveals that this digitization trend is affecting the entire sector, though certain areas such as consumer tools and health wearables are seeing the fastest transformation...

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Amazon’s Textract Streamlines Medical Document Processing

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Baxter International Acquires True Process

True Process, a medical software business based in Wisconsin, has found itself a buyer in Fortune 500 medical equipment firm Baxter International.  After they...

Thermo Fisher Scientific CEO Marc Casper Makes a Strong Impression

There is much ado about Marc Casper. By all accounts, the CEO of Thermo Fisher Scientific is whip-smart and has a keen eye for what’s happening next in the biotech business but may leave something to be desired when it comes to up-keeping employee morale. Overall, however, under his stewardship the company continues to thrive...

Tabula Rasa Launches Medwise Software 2.0

Tabula Rasa has recently announced their February 2019 rollout of Medwise 2.0, a proprietary software platform that monitors safety, risk and adverse drug issues....

JNJ Worldwide Chairman Jennifer Taubert, An Exceptional Leader

Jennifer Taubert needs no introduction in the field of healthcare. Named as one of Fortune Magazine’s Most Powerful Women the last three years running, she was recently promoted to the role of Executive Vice President, Worldwide Chairman of Pharmaceuticals for Johnson & Johnson...

HealthStream CFO Announces Resignation

After more than a decade on the job, HealthSteam CFO Gerard Hayden announced plans to retire early next year. Hayden has led the company’s finance team since May 2008. He plans to retire in March after filing HealthStream’s 2018 annual report with the Securities and Exchange Commission...