March 26, 2012
BodyMedia has raised more than $2.7 million in a recent round of funding that it hopes will soon hit $10 million, according to an SEC filing that MedCity News spotted. The company stated that the first equity sales occurred on March 13, 2012. So far the round of funding has included participation from four investors, according to the regulatory document.
BodyMedia's last round of funding,...
September 1, 2011
Less than four months ago, Sprint brought on Julee Thompson as chief healthcare executive. A registered nurse with an MBA and more than 25 years of experience as a clinical leader and consultant, Thompson brings a new perspective to the nation's third-largest wireless carrier.
"I was definitely thrilled about Sprint opening up to someone coming out of the provider side," Thompson tells...
May 11, 2011
At the Wireless Life-Sciences Alliance Convergence Summit this week, BodyMedia CEO Chris Robins told attendees that the company would soon announce a deal with Panasonic to bring real-time results from BodyMedia fitness devices to Panasonic televisions. Robins said the results would display as a picture-in-picture setup onscreen while BodyMedia users work out in front of the TV.
Robins did not...
September 22, 2010
FDA and Health Canada recently cleared Calgary Scientific's Resolution MD app, the system is certified for clinical use by Health Canada and the FDA. The smartphone application is offered free of charge to doctors who are affiliated with hospitals and diagnostic labs that implement the solution.
Update: The company is still seeking FDA approval for the app for handheld devices. A report over at...