Short takes: Medtrade, URise Products, Valumatrix

Friday, April 22, 2016

Medtradeshow organizers are accepting submissions for conference session ideas until May 9. Ideas should address one of these tracks: audits, business operations, competitive bidding, continuing education and training, executive leadership, keeping it legal, retail/caretail, sales and marketing, sleep/oxygen or strategic planning. This year’s event takes place Oct. 31-Nov. 3 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta…The Doctors TV show on April 25 will air its inaugural “Funder Games,” featuring five healthcare startups with audience members voting on the new best product. The winner: URise Products and its just launched StandUp Walker. The walker is a stand-assist device combined with a modern take on a mobility walker…Valumatrix has signed an agreement to offer publishing services, including its “The Fifth Element Employee Newsletter,” through the Innovatix and Essensa Group Purchasing Portfolio. Innovatix is the nation’s leading non-acute care supply chain solutions company and GPO, serving 32,000 member pharmacies, senior living facilities and independent medical oncologists.