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The Instant, Custom, Connected Future of Medical Devices

By Janet Morrissey, The New York Times*

3D-printed and “smart” pharmaceuticals are making medical treatments more effective. But it may take years before the new devices reach most patients, if they do at all.

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Elderly Home Care Goes Digital

Supplied by Community Research and Development Information Service (CORDIS), European Commission, May 31, 2018*
For the elderly with cognitive impairment, living alone can prove detrimental to their health. Assistance services can provide appropriate discreet support for independent living and a high life quality.
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Fed Up with Drug Companies, Hospitals Decide to Start Their Own

A group of large hospital systems plans to create a nonprofit generic drug company to battle shortages and high prices

By Reed Abelson and Katie Thomas, The New York Times*

For years, hospital executives have expressed frustration when essential drugs …

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents ncgCARE in its Acquisition of Both Carolina Outreach and Therapeutic Interventions

Atlanta, GA, (December 18, 2018) – FOCUS Investment Banking, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate finance services, announced today that ncgCARE has acquired Carolina Outreach and Therapeutic Interventions. FOCUS represented ncgCARE in these two transactions.

ncgCARE, based in Virginia, is a national network of provider partners in behavioral …

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Digitization of the Healthcare Industry

By Les Mace, Senior Advisor, FOCUS Investment Banking LLC

Challenges Facing Today’s Healthcare System

In the U.S. today, five percent of the population consumes 50 percent of healthcare spending and annual spending on healthcare is 18 percent of the GDP—about $10,000 per resident. Currently, the number …

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Health Care Is Hemorrhaging Data. AI Is Here to Help

By Megan Molten, Wired

Artificial intelligence used to mean something. Now, everything has AI. That app that delivers you late-night egg rolls? AI. The chatbot that pops up when you’re buying new kicks? AI. Tweets, stories, posts in your feed, the …

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“Can biotechnology and genetic engineering turn the clock back for a generation of boomers? A land rush of advanced research and investment into the biology of aging is yield- ing tantalizing prospects.”

That’s the opening paragraph of a fascinating new article, “New Aging Research Yields Tantalizing Prospects,” written by Craig Ladkin, a FOCUS Investment Banking …

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents ncgCARE in its Purchase of Grace Harbour

ncgCARE has acquired Grace Harbour, Inc. Behavioral Health

Atlanta, GA, (March 26, 2018) – FOCUS Investment Banking, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate finance services, announced today that ncgCARE has acquired Grace Harbour. FOCUS represented ncgCARE in this transaction.

ncgCARE is a national network of provider partners in behavioral healthcare. With over 900 employees across multiple …