Say hello to MassDevice +3, a bite-sized view of the top three medtech stories of the day. This feature of MassDevice.com’s coverage highlights our 3 biggest and most influential stories from the day’s news to make sure you’re up to date on the headlines that continue to shape the medical device industry.
3. Study: Medical device industry pumps $2.6B into Memphis economy
A study from the Greater Memphis Medical Device Council reports that the medical device industry has brought approximately 17,000 jobs and $2.6 billion.
The study, which was funded by a grant from the Memphis-Shelby County Economic Development Growth Engine, relied on data from 50 surveyed medical device companies as well as data from the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis. Read more
2. Dilon inks distro deal with GE Healthcare for breast imaging system
Dilon Diagnostics said it signed a deal with GE Healthcare to distribute its GE Discovery NM750b molecular breast imaging system in select locations.
The businesses said the agreement is an “initial step” in an ongoing exploration of ways to provide better healthcare solutions for clinicians and patients. Read more
1. Dell gets into medical imaging, inks deal with Zebra
Dell said it jumped into the medical imaging market with its Dell medical Review 24 Monitor and signed a multi-year agreement with Zebra Medical Vision to distribute its Clinical Research and Analytics platform.
Dell’s new medical monitor will debut at the Radiological Society of North America’s annual meeting. Read more