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3M picks up MModal's tech business for $1B

Dive Brief: Multinational conglomerate 3M has inked a definitive agreement to acquire the technology business of Pittsburgh-based MModal for $ 1 billion. MModal develops cloud-based, artificial intelligence-powered speech technology and clinical documentation tools aimed at improving the doctor-patient experience. Its technology business has annual revenue of about $ 200 million. MModal’s transcription, scribing and coding service… Read More »

Britain’s Storied National Health Service Is Chasing A Tech Upgrade

Cabinet Ministers Meet As Brexit Turmoil ContinuesGetty Images It’s hard to fathom the challenge of being Matt Hancock. Britain’s recently-appointed health secretary manages the country’s 70-year-old, state-run healthcare system. The British take enormous pride in their National Health Service (NHS), giving it a long spotlight at London’s dramatic 2012 Olympic Games opener. Get sick in Britain… Read More »