FDA approves wearable migraine pain device

May, 2019
Source: ABC 6 News

FDA approves wearable migraine pain device

BETHESDA, Md. (WPVI) — The government has OK’d a new non-invasive device to relieve the pain of acute migraine. And this device is controlled from your smartphone. The Nerivio Migra is a wearable device that goes on the upper arm. It was invented by Theranica, an Israeli company, with the goal of relieving migraine pain without the […]

FDA grants De Novo clearance to smartphone-controlled acute migraine-relief device

May, 2019
Source: MobiHealthNews

FDA grants De Novo clearance to smartphone-controlled acute migraine-relief device

Nerivio Migra®, a first-in-category product, is placed on the upper arm (not the head or neck) and uses smartphone-controlled electronic pulses to create a Conditioned Pain Modulation (CPM) response. Theranica, an Israel-based biomedical technology company focused on developing advanced electroceuticals for migraine and other prevalent diseases, announced on May 28 that the U.S. Food and […]

Omron Ventures joins Theranica’s Series B funding round as strategic investor

May, 2019
Source: MobiHealthNews

Omron Ventures joins Theranica’s Series B funding round as strategic investor

Theranica, an Israel-based biomedical technology company focused on developing advanced electroceuticals for migraine and other prevalent diseases, announced that Omron Ventures has joined its $35M series B funding round, which was announced earlier this March. The investment sum by Omron Ventures has not been disclosed. Omron Ventures, the venture capital arm of Japan-based Omron Corporation and […]

The Colorado Rockies Select Physimax for Musculoskeletal Performance Program

May, 2019
Source: Yahoo! Finance

The Colorado Rockies Select Physimax for Musculoskeletal Performance Program

DENVER, May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Colorado Rockies Baseball Club is working with Physimax technology to improve its players’ athletic performance and reduce injuries. The Rockies are using Physimax to evaluate their Major League and Minor League players at Spring Training and during the season. “We needed a practical, data-driven tool for our staff and players to provide a quick objective assessment with recurrent follow-ups […]

Hospital Pharmacy Operations Report Shows Half of All Hospitals Have Experienced Drug Diversion in the Last Six Months and Points to Lack of Visibility, Tools and Resources

May, 2019
Source: BusinessWire

Hospital Pharmacy Operations Report Shows Half of All Hospitals Have Experienced Drug Diversion in the Last Six Months and Points to Lack of Visibility, Tools and Resources

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kit Check, the leader in automated medication management solutions for hospitals, today announced the findings of its 2018 Hospital Pharmacy Operations Report, which surveyed pharmacy leaders affiliated with over 1,000 hospitals across the United States. The findings are published on the heels of a recent analysis of 1 million controlled substance cases which was executed […]

Protenus raises $13 million in new funding round

May, 2019
Source: Baltimore Business Journal

Protenus raises $13 million in new funding round

Protenus, aBaltimore data security company, has raised $13 million in new equity financing, according to documents filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The funds were raised as part of a round that could reach up to $16 million total, according to the SEC filing. Nine investors participated. Protenus declined to comment on why […]

Amid opioid epidemic, report finds more doctors stealing prescriptions

May, 2019
Source: CBS News

Amid opioid epidemic, report finds more doctors stealing prescriptions

When Lauren Lollini went to the hospital for kidney surgery in 2009, she was shocked when she left with hepatitis C and a liver infection. “My life dramatically changed because now I am a 40-year-old woman with a 1-year-old daughter who is so fatigued I can’t work,” Lollini said. Hospital technician Kristen Parker had infected […]

Bizzabo Raises $27 Million to Make Events ‘More Impactful and Rewarding’

May, 2019
Source: Cheddar

Bizzabo Raises $27 Million to Make Events ‘More Impactful and Rewarding’

Bizzabo, self-described as an “event success platform,” has raised an additional $27 million. Eran Ben-Shushan and Alon Alroy, co-founders of Bizzabo, discuss how the company works and the NEXUS:ISRAEL conference.

Fundbox, Brandwise Execs: How Net 60 Helps B2B — And Why They’re Joining Forces

May, 2019
Source: PYMNTS

Fundbox, Brandwise Execs: How Net 60 Helps B2B — And Why They’re Joining Forces

B2B payments are mired in delays, in errors, in an imbalance in funds flow and credit terms. Simply put, buyers stretch out payments and suppliers play the waiting game – at least as well as it can be played with checks and cards. The result is a cash flow crunch. Access to financing (trade finance, […]