U of M Nursing School App Inventors Team with Digital Health Business Incubator
U of M Nursing School App Inventors Team with Digital Health Business Incubator

The deal will seek to commercialize the Preparing Heart and Mind educational app for parents of babies with heart defects.

Blue Cross Blue Shield of MN Names Former Anthem Exec Its New CEO, President
Blue Cross Blue Shield of MN Names Former Anthem Exec Its New CEO, President

Craig Samitt will officially join the nonprofit health insurance provider at the end of July.

Spok Inc Continues to Add Jobs in Eden Prairie
Spok Inc Continues to Add Jobs in Eden Prairie

The Virginia-based health care communications company is on its way to a 45 percent workforce expansion in the Twin Cities.

Medical Alley Launching Global Summit Focused on Health Care, Retail, Technology
Medical Alley Launching Global Summit Focused on Health Care, Retail, Technology

The summit will be titled MANOVA, a combination of Medical Alley’s initials and “nova” from the word innovation.

Rival Employee Health Cos. Virgin Pulse, RedBrick Health Merge to Form Industry Leader
Rival Employee Health Cos. Virgin Pulse, RedBrick Health Merge to Form Industry Leader

Richard Branson-owned Virgin Pulse and Minneapolis-based RedBrick together serve over 3,300 public companies, universities and many businesses within the Fortune Global 500.

Insurance Shopping Startup Gravie Raises $3.4M
Insurance Shopping Startup Gravie Raises $3.4M

The Minneapolis-based health plan shopping assistant has now raised more than $47 million to date.

Fairview Launching $112M Renovation of U of M Medical Center
Fairview Launching $112M Renovation of U of M Medical Center

The project is set to begin this month and will feature an emergency room expansion and new operating rooms.

Andy Slavitt Launches New VC Firm to Aid Affordable Health Care-Focused Companies
Andy Slavitt Launches New VC Firm to Aid Affordable Health Care-Focused Companies

The firm Town Hall Ventures was co-founded by Slavitt, David Whelan and Trevor Price, and follows Slavitt’s recent launch of a separate nonprofit that promotes healthcare policies and initiatives.

Michael Guyette Looks at the Big-Picture Business Landscape of Health Care
Michael Guyette Looks at the Big-Picture Business Landscape of Health Care

The former leader of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota discusses diversification and the future.