Independent Practices Working With Aledade Will Earn More Than Double in Shared Savings This Year Across All Payers, Despite Pandemic Headwinds

Today, Aledade announced that its accountable care organizations (ACOs) are projected to have created nearly $830 million in total savings across the health care system over the past seven years, a more than 100 percent increase in the last year. For their performance in 2020, independent primary care practices across the country are expected to … Read more

ExoFlo™ From Direct Biologics Fulfills Urgent Medical Need in COVID-19 Treatment

As intensive care units across the country fill to capacity, hospital beds are in dangerously short supply, and deaths from COVID-19 continue to spike, doctors from medical centers coast to coast are reporting on the remarkable healing properties of ExoFlo, an innovative life-saving therapy that leverages the anti-inflammatory and regenerative effects of bone-marrow derived mesenchymal … Read more

Direct Biologics Announces FDA Approval for Proceeding With Second ExoFlo IND for Post-Acute COVID-19 Syndrome and Chronic Post-COVID-19 Syndrome

Direct Biologics, a market-leading innovator and cGMP manufacturer of regenerative biologic products, announced today that it has received FDA approval to initiate a Phase I/II trial under an Investigational New Drug (IND) protocol for the use of ExoFlo™ in the treatment of Post-Acute COVID-19 Syndrome. This trial is Direct Biologics’ second approved IND, and it represents … Read more

TAG Inc. Wins 2 Globee® Awards in the 6th Annual 2021 American Best in Business Awards

TAG Inc, the leader in procure to pay savings and consulting services for the healthcare industry, announced today that The Globee® Awards, organizers of world’s premier business awards programs and business ranking lists, has named TAG as a two-time winner in the 6th Annual 2021 American Best in Business Awards. The sought-after American Best in Business … Read more

Pipeline Health Taps New VP, Marketing and Communications

Jane Brust joins Pipeline Health, LLC as Vice President for Marketing and Communications this week. The announcement was made by Pipeline CEO Andrei Soran, who said Brust will be challenged to build a cohesive, centralized staffing structure that assures a high level of quality work product to support the strategic goals of the growing Pipeline system … Read more

NDASA Awards Patrice Kelly of U.S. DOT Office of Drug and Alcohol Policy and Compliance

The National Drug and Alcohol Screening Association has presented Patrice Kelly, JD, of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Office of Drug and Alcohol Policy and Compliance the National Industry Leadership Award in order to acknowledge and honor her incredible body of work in support of public safety. As the longest-serving Director of the Office of … Read more

Bailey Orthodontics Is Announcing a New Doctor Joining the Team to Better Serve Patients

Bailey Orthodontics is excited to make an announcement that has been over 10 years in the making: Bailey Orthodontics is pleased to welcome Dr. Andrew Welling to the orthodontic team. Dr. Welling grew up in Bountiful and was a patient of Bailey Orthodontics. Through his years of hard work and dedication in his studies to become a board-certified Orthodontist, he … Read more

West Suburban Medical Center Partners With Department of Neurosurgery at UI Health

West Suburban Medical Center patients now have access to cutting-edge neurological care and treatment options in the heart of Oak Park/River Forest and Chicago’s West Side. The hospital has partnered with nationally and internationally recognized neurosurgeons from the Department of Neurosurgery at UI Health to offer this important service to its diverse patient base. The … Read more

Direct Biologics Granted FDA Approval of Third IND Application for the Use of ExoFlo in Mild-to-Moderate COVID-19 Infusion Therapy

Direct Biologics, a market-leading innovator and cGMP manufacturer of regenerative biologic products, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the application for a Phase I/II trial under an Investigational New Drug (IND) protocol for the use of ExoFlo™ in the treatment of mild-to-moderate COVID-19. This is Direct Biologics’ third FDA-approved IND … Read more

Physician Growth Partners Advises Sperling Dermatology on Partnership With OMERS-Backed Forefront Dermatology

Physician Growth Partners (PGP) is pleased to announce a partnership between Sperling Dermatology (Sperling) and Forefront Dermatology (Forefront), a portfolio company of OMERS private equity. This partnership facilitates Forefront’s continued growth serving as an entry point into the State of New Jersey. Founded in 2016 by board-certified Dermatologist Dr. Shari Sperling, Sperling Dermatology has been … Read more