Bob Schmidt

Devices & Diagnostics

NeuroWave Systems gets FDA clearance for brain-monitoring system

Medical device startup NeuroWave Systems Inc. has received regulatory clearance from the Food and Drug Administration to begin selling a brain-activity monitoring system. The Cleveland Heights, Ohio-based company's NeuroFAST Monitoring System is intended for use in hospital operating rooms, emergency departments and intensive care units with patients who've experienced some sort of brain trauma, such as seizures.

Devices & Diagnostics

eHealth: a remedy for what ails doctors… and U.S. healthcare

Bob Schmidt thinks he has an answer for the mega trends of rising healthcare costs, fewer doctors to treat more patients, and provider pay-cuts by the federal government: eHealth. And for Schmidt's Cleveland Medical Devices (CleveMed), eHealth means dreaming up diagnostic devices for sleep and movement disorders that can cut up to 90 percent of the cost of traditional tests -- and even help primary care physicians find new revenue sources.

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Physician Targeting Using Real-time Data: How PurpleLab’s Alerts Can Help

By leveraging real-time data that offers unprecedented insights into physician behavior and patient outcomes, companies can gain a competitive advantage with prescribers. PurpleLab®, a healthcare analytics platform with one of the largest medical and pharmaceutical claims databases in the United States, recently announced the launch of Alerts which translates complex information into actionable insights, empowering companies to identify the right physicians to target, determine the most effective marketing strategies and ultimately improve patient care.