This week on MedHeads: Cleveland Clinic innovations shakeup and the 21st Century Cures Act

Tune into MedHeads to catch a discussion about the 21st Century Cures Act, why Cleveland Clinic Innovations lost its executive director and other important news from the week.


What a week it’s been! The executive director of Cleveland Clinic innovations is out following revelations of  an investigation by a government agency. Theranos inked a deal with insurers Capital Blue Cross and Boston Children’s Hospital’s relatively new Chief Innovation Officer shared some of his plans.

The House of Representatives also passed the 21st Century Cures Act, a bipartisan bill designed to streamline regulatory approval of devices and drugs and provide more research funding to the NIH .

These topics, as well as other important news from the week that was in healthcare, are on deck for MedHeads at 4 pm Eastern today on Google+ and the embed below.

MedHeads is’s weekly broadcast looking back at the week that was in the business of healthcare innovation. In these broadcasts, we’ll take the news seriously but won’t take ourselves too seriously.