Apple Appears All-In on Healthcare with Dozens of Doctors on Payroll

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December 14, 2018 • 2 min read

A new report from CNBC’s Christina Farr further confirmed Apple’s commitment to healthcare as they now have dozens of doctors on staff. With the recent FDA de novo clearance of Apple’s Watch apps, physician hiring is the next step in showing how serious the company is about healthcare technology...

New Report Says J&J Willing to Pay $400 Million in Pinnacle Hip Cases

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December 13, 2018 • 3 min read

According to a report from Bloomberg, Johnson & Johnson is considering paying more than $400 million to settle a portion of the thousands of consumers’ allegations that the company sold defective artificial hips and hid the health risks of the devices. The metal-on-metal hip implants were taken off the market in 2013....

MiMedx Announces Restructuring and Layoffs

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December 06, 2018 • 3 min read

MiMedx (MDXG) announced yesterday that they plan to implement a broad-based organizational realignment, cost reduction and efficiency program to better ensure the company's cost structure is appropriate given its revenue expectations....

McKesson Moving HQ from California to Texas

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December 05, 2018 • 2 min read

McKesson recently ($MCK) announced the relocation of its corporate headquarters from San Francisco, California to Las Colinas, Texas, effective April 1, 2019, expanding upon its presence in the Dallas area....