Members in the News – October 2019

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Members in the News – October 2019

Berkery Noyes (“BNC”) represented RxStrategies, Inc. in its acquisition by a mid-market private equity firm. RxStrategies provides innovative solutions that assist in meeting regulatory compliance, patient eligibility, pharmacy replenishment, program tracking, and reporting under the Federal 340B Program. The Company’s technology solutions allow health systems, hospitals, and clinics to gain access to discounted prices on prescription drugs. The Berkery Noyes team included Tom O’Connor, Managing Director; Jeff Jaekle, Vice President; and Kevin Arsenault, Analyst.

Crossix is leading a webinar, The Future of Audience Targeting for Health Brands, on November 5 at 1:00 PM. Tune into hear from leaders from Novartis, the NAI, and Crossix. Register here.

EIR Healthcare has been awarded two 2019 Fast Company Innovation by Design Awards and had the honor of being named the overall winner in the Health category. EIR Healthcare was also named as an Honorable Mention in the General Excellence category and the awards were announced in the October issue of Fast Company. The healthtech innovation company also won the Symposium Distinction Award at this year’s Healthcare Facilities Symposium & Expo in Boston, MA. At the end of September, EIR Healthcare also announced its strategic partnership with IMC Construction, a necessary step towards their goal of bringing the “hospital of the future” to fruition. 

Food Allergy Fund is hosting its next leadership summit in Washington DC on November 14th at the Newseum. Food allergies now impact 32+ million Americans – that’s 1 in 10 adults, and 1 in 12 children – and the numbers are growing rapidly in the US and globally. Join FAF for a day of learning, raising awareness, and funding research. The Summit will feature members of Congress, senior policymakers, entrepreneurs, advocates, celebrity chefs, athletes, and more. To register and for more details, please visit the Summit page. To learn more about Food Allergy Fund, please contact Ilana Golant, CEO and NYCHBL member at

GoMo Health has released a white paper that presents the outcomes from a program that used the GoMo Health behavioral science and Personal Concierge™ to help Medicaid patients with chronic pain. Click here to learn more and download Achieving the Triple Aim with Chronic Pain Medicaid Patients: Reducing Costs, Improving Outcomes, and Increasing Satisfaction.

The Kinetix Group (TKG), a New York City-based life sciences marketing agency and care delivery consultancy, has been recognized by PM360 as the agency partner supporting Boehringer Ingelheim’s (BI’s) win as Marketing Team of the Year. The team was selected by PM360 due to the inventive strategies applied throughout its payor marketing initiatives, designed to advance care and improve clinical outcomes.

Dr. Geraldine McGinty, Weill Cornell Medicine Radiology and NYCHBL Advisory Board Member, was featured in the article Four Lessons From New-Power LeadersDr. McGinty is the first woman chair of the American College of Radiology in its 100-year history and the article focused on how her leadership is opening up the organization and reaching out to diverse voices inside the membership and beyond.

Dr. Sophia Ononye, Founder and CEO of The Sophia Consulting Firm, was selected as a 2019 30 Black Stars Transformational Business Leader Award Recipient by Face2Face Africa, a modern, fast-growing digital media publishing company serving diverse black-American audiences.

PatientPoint recently issued a case study taking readers behind the scenes of its successful partnership with national nonprofit Shatterproof to reduce opioid prescribing. The patient engagement and Point-of-Care leader’s Chief Product Officer David Guthrie was also recently named a 2019 DTC Innovator by leading DTC advertising forum DTC Perspectives

PulsePoint recently announced its series of new programmatically powered digital ad units for health marketers in line with their mission to build health first solutions that deliver engaging, dynamic and AI targeted health messaging, transcending the limitations of traditional advertising.