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Healthcare Laws Authorize Practices That Were Criticized by State Auditor in Recent Hospital Report

Press Release – updated: Aug 10, 2017 17:08 EDT Unionville, MO, August 10, 2017 – Hospital Partners Inc. issued the following statements and information regarding the MO State Auditor’s recent report. As a rural hospital / critical access hospital Putnam County Memorial Hospital is authorized by law to assign and bill for clinical laboratory testing provided at a reference lab. The “non-patient” clinical lab testing is...

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Levo Therapeutics Announces Completion of Series A Financing

Press Release – updated: Aug 11, 2017 07:00 CDT CHICAGO, IL, August 11, 2017 – Levo Therapeutics, Inc. announced today that it has completed a Series A financing, co-led by Samsara BioCapital and an undisclosed healthcare investment fund.  Levo also announced that it has executed a worldwide license agreement with Ferring Pharmaceuticals to develop intranasal carbetocin for Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS), building on Ferring’s...

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Commodity Briefing Service Expands Coverage with Inaugural Iron Ore and Zinc Reports

“S&P Global Market Intelligence has been at the forefront of research and analysis in the mining and metals space,” said Sanjay Saraf, Head of Metals & Mining Commodity Market Analysis at S&P Global Market Intelligence. “Adding key research on iron ore and zinc markets to the existing Commodity Briefing Service bolsters our offering and allows clients to access a unique ‘mine-to-metal’ view using our online database.”

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Top 100 Travel Bloggers Reunite in Support of Study Abroad

Sequel to the White House Summit convenes 100 of the top celebrities, journalists, bloggers and digital media influencers in travel in New York City amidst the United Nations General Assembly. Washington, DC, August 11, 2017– On September 21-23, Hostelling International USA (HI USA) and Partners of the Americas will co-host the Travel Blogger Summit on Study Abroad and Global Citizenship — a sequel to the prestigious White House event...

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Success Keys to Nine Unicorns Not Named Airbnb or Uber

Instacart. When we think of unicorns, we usually think of the tech industry, but there are some entrepreneurs out there who are disrupting retail. One of my favorites – and a company I use on a weekly basis – is Instacart. Founder Apoorva Mehta, who’s only 30, had over 20 failed startups before he launched Instacart. I’m glad he succeeded, because the app helps me manage my busy life and still get healthy food on the table almost every night. ­-

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NeoSync Secures $13 Million in Financing with Valiance Life Science Investments and Current Investors

NeoSync plans to use the proceeds from this latest financing round to fund a registration trial using their proprietary NEST® technology in Treatment Resistant Depression. The investment will also accelerate the company’s efforts to prepare for future commercial release of this novel technology. “This latest round of funding will allow us to execute remaining activities needed to gain regulatory clearance for our novel device,” said Kate Rumrill, President and CEO of NeoSync. ...

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NurturMe Modernizes the Baby Aisle with First-Ever “Tummy Friendly” Meals and Snacks

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 9, 2017 — NurturMe, the Tummy Friendly Brand™ known for its innovative quinoa baby food, is shaking up the baby and toddler category with the first-ever family of organic meals and snacks designed to support overall digestive health in little ones. In addition to debuting its new gluten-free Tummy Friendly baby foods and toddler snacks in select Target stores across the country this month, NurturMe...

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