Remote patient care company Preventice and remote cardiac monitoring devices maker eCardio Diagnostics announced this week that they would join forces and merge sales operations under a new holding company, Preventice Inc.
The new company combines Preventice’s commercially available wireless remote cardiac monitoring systems with eCardio’s national sales force and patient monitoring center.
Minnesota remote care company Healthsense is looking to expand its reach with the $10 million in financing, eying opportunities in managed care and home health.
Home-based heart monitoring could help save lives while reducing the cost of follow-up care for patients with heart failure, according to a new study.
Updated May 20, 2014, at 2:45 p.m. with comment from Medtronic.