4 Reasons Obamacare is Good For Medtech (#4)

Posted in Medical Device Business by Arundhati Parmar on August 28, 2013


ACA is Spurring Innovation and Creating Unlikely Alliances

  • Health accelerators have mushroomed nationwide all with the intention of encouraging entrepreneurs eager to disrupt the siloed healthcare marketplace.
  • Verizon, a telecom company, has now a FDA-cleared wireless home health app that can connect to biometric devices to provide remote patient monitoring.
  • Medtronic, known more for being a device manufacturer of ICDs and pacemakers, just made a surprising move by buying a disease management company.


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Learn more about how Obamacare is affecting next-generation medical technologies in a conference session at MEDevice San Diego, on September 26, 2013.


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