Alcon’s iLUX MGD Treatment System Wins Top Honor in 2019 Medical Design Excellence Awards (MDEA)

The iLUX MGD Treatment System is being recognized as an important technology advancement in treating dry eye and is winning awards. You can read the full story here.

A PDF archive of the story is available here.

-Shared by Tyler Stowater, former board member of Tear Film Innovations, Inc. (acquired by Alcon).

TearClear Appoints Chief Scientific and Innovation Officer

Bluestem is excited to see the addition of Dr. Srini Venkatesh, PhD, as Chief Scientific and Innovation Officer to the already strong team at TearClear.. Read the full story here

TearClear Corp. is an early-stage, disruptive eye health company focused on developing preservative-free topical ophthalmic drugs delivered from existing preserved, multi-dose systems. The company is developing a unique pharmaceutical platform to target chronic eye disease drugs where preservatives are commonly used to assure sterility in multi-dose bottles. TearClear aims to address the global market of ophthalmologic drugs for glaucoma, dry eye, allergic conjunctivitis and other indications

Shared by Tyler Stowater, board member of TearClear Corp.

Ambient Clinical Analytics - Medical platform for early diagnosis launched in Beijing

Chinese health information technology company Meehealth joined hands with US-based company Ambient Clinical Analytics to launch a medical platform in Beijing on Wednesday, which can be used for the early recognition and treatment of acute illness and injury.

You can read the full story by Zheng Yiran, published 3/27/2109 on ChinaDaily.com.

Ambient Clinical Analytics -Shared by Tyler Stowater, board member of Ambient Clinical Analytics

PolyCera® Announces Distribution Agreement with Inaqua Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH

Development Expands PolyCera’s Sales and Business Development Network in 25 Countries 

LOS ANGELES, February 25, 2019 – PolyCera, Inc., which designs and manufactures innovative membrane technology solutions serving the global water, wastewater and process separation markets, has signed a rolling two-year distribution agreement with Inaqua Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH to represent its highly differentiated portfolio of membrane products in 25 countries throughout Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.

Read the full story here!

-Shared by Steve Kirby, board member of PolyCera, Inc.

eyeBrain Medical and IDOC Announce a Multiyear Partnership to Bring neurolens® Contoured Prism Lenses to IDOC Independent Optometrists

COSTA MESA, Calif., and NORWALK, Conn., Feb. 19, 2019 - IDOC and eyeBrain Medical today announced a multiyear partnership to bring breakthrough neurolens® prescription lenses to all IDOC members across the U.S. neurolenses are the first and only prescription lenses that add a contoured prism to bring the eyes into alignment. Contoured prisms have been shown in studiesi,iito relieve the headaches, neck/shoulder pain and eyestrain that many people experience when using digital devices, reading or doing detail work. As the leading independently owned optometric alliance in the U.S., IDOC offers a suite of programs and service that empowers its members to grow and succeed. The partnership with eyeBrain aligns with IDOC’s long-term strategy of bringing meaningful and differentiated offerings to its independent optometrist members, helping them create unique areas of expertise in their communities.

Read the full press release here.

-Shared by Steve Kirby, board member of eyeBrain Medical Inc. 

Ambient Clinical Analytics’ Sepsis DART™ iOS available on the App Store for both iPhone and iPad

Ambient Clinical Analytics announces today that its AWARE Sepsis DART™ software is now available to view as an iOS app on the App Store for both iPhone and iPad. AWARE Sepsis DART™ software is an FDA Class II cleared product for point of care use and was built by clinicians for clinicians. The solution uses customer-defined sepsis detection and support rules to indicate that sepsis may be present or developing. 

You can read the full story here about Ambient’s technology.

-Shared by Tyler Stowater, board member of Ambient Clinical Analytics

Samantha™ Named One of "Top 9 Apps in the Allscripts App Store" for 2018

We’re proud to announce that Samantha, the real-time transcriptionist for Allscripts Professional EHR, was selected as one of the Top 9 Apps in the Allscripts App Store for 2018  by Tina Joros, JD, Vice President & General Manager, Open & Allscripts Practice Management Business Units.

Read how Samantha’s technology is saving 6-8 hours each week for EHR users.

-Shared by Steve Kirby, board member of NoteSwift, Inc.

Neurolens Available in 38 States

Inspired by a breakthrough discovery linking optometry and neurology, neurolenses® are the first and only prescription lenses that add a contoured prism to bring the eyes into alignment. Contoured prism has been shown in studies to relieve the headaches, neck/shoulder pain and eyestrain that many patients experience when using digital devices, reading or doing detail work. Of the patients prescribed neurolenses, 93% found symptom relief. neurolens is headquartered in Costa Mesa, Calif.

Read how the invention of a customizable prism lens addresses misalignment at all distance.

-Shared by Steve Kirby, board member of eyeBrain Medical Inc. 

PolyCera Featured on Worldwide Business with kathy ireland®

PolyCera Featured on Worldwide Business with kathy ireland®

LOS ANGELES, November 7, 2018 – PolyCera, Inc., which designs and manufactures innovative organic metal membrane technology solutions serving the global water, wastewater and process separation markets, will be featured on Worldwide Business with kathy ireland®.In an exclusive interview that will air on Fox Business Networkas sponsored content and on Bloomberg International, PolyCera’s President and CEO Simon Marshall discusses the company’s robust, easy-to-clean membranes that extend the range of performance beyond conventional ceramic and polymeric membranes.

-Shared by Sandy Horst, board member of PolyCera Membranes

Read More

Long Awaited Headache Relief Found

Dr. Whitney Hauser, an Optometrist, attended Vision Expo West, a large optometry industry event where she found neurolenses. She decided her son, a chronic headache sufferer since the age of three, should try the lenses. You can watch this story about how neurolenses have been life-changing for her son who is now a teenager.

Note: Dr. Hauser does not work for neurolens and is not a paid consultant for the company. neurolenses are a product of eyeBrain Medical, Inc.

-Shared by Steve Kirby, board member of eyeBrain Medical Inc. 

Dr Whitney Hauser and Andrew.png