Six reasons digital health is coming of age

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Digital healthcare, a discipline with enormous potential to dramatically improve healthcare and healthcare delivery as we know it, is no longer an experiment or a novelty. It is a budding industry attracting not only major new players and consumers but, most important, investors – the key to ongoing adoption and growth. Read More

Southwest X-Ray LP Installs Gamma Medica’s LumaGEM® Molecular Breast Imaging System as a Secondary Screening and Diagnostic Tool for Women with Dense Breasts

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EL PASO, TX and SALEM, NH – March 28, 2016Gamma Medica, a leader in molecular breast imaging technology (MBI), announced today that Southwest X-Ray, the leading outpatient services provider in El Paso, TX, has installed Gamma Medica’s LumaGEM Molecular Breast Imaging (MBI) system in its Gateway Blvd. West location. Southwest X-Ray will utilize the LumaGEM MBI system as a secondary diagnostic tool for inconclusive mammography screenings in patients with dense breast tissue. Read More

The digital healthcare tsunami

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An emerging, ground-breaking trend, the convergence of the healthcare system with digital technology, is rippling across healthcare and providing compelling investment opportunities for astute investors, particularly in private markets. Best of all, it’s only in its early stages. Read More

Gamma Medica and Alpha Imaging Partner and Sign Distribution Agreement

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Expanding the reach of Molecular Breast Imaging; a new standard of care in early breast cancer detection

WILLOUGHBY, OH and SALEM, NH – January 6, 2016 – Alpha Imaging, one of the largest independent sales and service providers of advanced medical imaging equipment, today announced that it has executed a distribution agreement with Gamma Medica, Inc. The agreement covers distribution of Gamma Medica’s LumaGEM Molecular Breast Imaging solution in the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions. Read More

Psilos VC: Digital Health Will Emerge as Top Performer in 2016

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As 2015 winds down, it’s a good time to look into the crystal ball for one of the toughest industries to predict: healthcare.

We recently picked the brain of David Eichler, a managing partner with New York-based venture capital firm Psilos Group. Eichler (pictured) focuses on investments in digital health and medical device companies, and he currently is the board chair of Gamma Medica and Caregiver Services. Read More

Pink is The New Black; The Health Care Blog Op Ed by David Eichler

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Pink is the new black this October, which marks the 30th anniversary of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. NFL players are clad in bright pink shoes and wrist bands. American Airlines employees are wearing pink uniform accents and serving complimentary pink lemonade. Police departments across the country are patrolling in pink cruisers. It’s all for a great cause. The money and awareness raised through this campaign helps to fight an insidious disease that will kill more than 40,000 women in the U.S. this year. Read More

Marshfield Clinic Health System, Gamma Medica Partner to Create World’s First Mobile Molecular Breast Imaging Unit

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Women throughout Wisconsin will now have access to a new standard of care in early breast cancer detection

MARSHFIELD, WI and SALEM, NH – October 27, 2015 – Marshfield Clinic Health System (MCHS) and Gamma Medica, Inc., today announced their partnership to install the LumaGEM® Molecular Breast Imaging (MBI) system on a new mobile medical unit, creating the world’s first mobile MBI service. Read More

Gamma Medica Receives CE Mark for LumaGEM® Molecular Breast Imaging System, a New Standard of Care in Breast Imaging

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SALEM, N.H, – October 12, 2015 – Gamma Medica, Inc., a breast imaging medical device company, today announced the CE Mark approval allowing for the sale and distribution of the LumaGEM® Molecular Breast Imaging (MBI) system within the European Economic Area (EEA). Gamma Medica is finalizing distribution partners in strategic markets across the EEA. Read More

Breaking Health Podcast: Hosted by Stephen Krupa

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Norwest Venture Partners General Partner Robert Mittendorff, MD, and Breaking Health Host Steve Krupa of Psilos Group bring their considerable experiences to bear. Krupa delves into Mittendorff’s ability to balance practicing medicine with identifying game-changing new digital health technologies for one of the leading investors in digital health. Mittendorff also discusses the highlights he sees in the coming Digital Healthcare Innovation Summit including Digital Therapeutics, Population Health, and the Rise of the Consumer. Read More