October 2021 News

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October 2021 News

Job Openings

 

The Canadian Consulate General in New York is hiring for Senior Trade Officer, Life Sciences, supporting Canadian companies that are seeking to grow their business and work with a deep local network of potential customers, investors and partners in NY, PA, NJ, CT and DE. Learn more and apply.

Ledger Run is hiring Project Specialists for site start-up and payments. Responsibilities include training, support and executing study work. For more information contact: gary.lubin@ledgerrun.com

PulsePoint is hiring across multiple roles. They are looking for people who seek a relaxed, collaborative, and open environment where they can be creative, ambitious and have a huge impact. See the full listing of open jobs here.

Stellar Health is hiring across Engineering, Product, Growth & Market Development teams and more, with over 50 open positions to help scale the team during their time of recent funding. Learn more.

 

Industry News

 

AbleTo, in honor of World Mental Health day, AbleTo launched the “Take Time” pledge, encouraging everyone to dedicate a few minutes this month to mental wellbeing. Join other mental health advocates from around the country by signing and sharing the pledge with your community. Learn more at AbleTo.com/TakeTime.

BDO published the Telehealth Tax Checklist to answer the most important questions related to virtual care. Telehealth offers a new dimension of healthcare, taking the doctor’s office virtual to keep patients safe and expand access to care. It also, however, introduces new regulatory complexities. Providers must understand their telehealth responsibilities, especially when it comes to taxation.

Clarify Health introduces Atlas, the healthcare and life sciences insights platform that maps and connects all patient journeys.

CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health announced that their partnership with NYC Health + Hospitals, NYC Test & Trace Corps achieved an important milestone with its Covid-19 contact tracing program, engaging with over one million close contacts.

Jones Day published a recent commentary that discusses how federal government enforcement in the telemedicine space continues to escalate, with three separate announcements in just the last three weeks regarding criminal and civil telemedicine-related actions. These enforcement actions show continuing prosecution themes, as well as emerging areas of Department of Justice scrutiny and exposure for telemedicine providers.

Health Catalyst Capital congratulates Fund II portfolio company Pager on raising $70M in funding to drive expansion of virtual care in the United States, Latin America and Worldwide.

PatientPoint published a new whitepaper featuring insights from some of healthcare’s best marketers and media experts on the unique value of point-of-care marketing. The tech-enabled patient engagement leader also recently launched three new specialty programs and brought home a 2021 PM360 Trailblazer Award for its innovative Wait-Time Communication Platform.

Remedy Health Media was acquired by Amulet Capital Partners, to build on Remedy’s strong foundation, driving growth organically and through strategic acquisitions. The new partnership will further Remedy’s mission to serve millions of patients, caregivers and healthcare professionals with information and insights to effectively navigate the healthcare landscape.

Stellar Health has raised over $60 million in Series B funding. General Atlantic led the round, joined by Point72 Ventures and Primary Venture Partners. The company’s cloud-based, point-of-care platform creates a simple checklist of recommended value-based actions for providers to deliver the best quality care for patients.