Medical Product Outsourcing | Investing in What You Know

A crowdsourcing investment firm pulls back the curtain to reveal the workings of the organization and the alternate route to raising capital it offers. By Thomas Vogelsong, Ph.D., RedCrow Thought Leader | The smartest person in the CROWD is the CROWD, and the crowd’s greatest strength is the CROWD itself. The team at RedCrow is…

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TechNation | MultiMedical Systems Expands Into State of Washington

$2.5 Million in New Business Contracts in Multiple States, ISO 13485 Certification MultiMedical Systems (MMS), a subsidiary of The Innovation Institute, announced today its latest expansion into the state of Washington. MMS President Daren Kneeland says that Perry Morgan, Northwest Sales Director, and a team of technicians have hit the ground running. Washington adds to…

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MultiMedical Systems Expands into Washington

$2.5 Million in New Business Contracts in Multiple States, ISO 13485 Certification Fresno, CA — MultiMedical Systems (MMS), a subsidiary of The Innovation Institute, announced today its latest expansion into the state of Washington. MMS President Daren Kneeland says that Perry Morgan, Northwest Sales Director, and a team of technicians have hit the ground running.…

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Orthopedic Design & Technology | Fostering Breakthrough Device Development

The Innovation Institute’s president shares several insights on the mission of the firm and offers a number of examples of real-world development projects. By Joe Randolph | It takes a specific type of know-how to determine which ideas and opportunities are worth investing in. This means professionals who have medical sense, financial finesse, and marketing expertise…

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Richmond Magazine | Healing Hues

You need a germ-free setting when you’re providing health care, but you don’t want a sterile environment. That’s why architects and others who plan health care facilities seek to create an environment where people can be comfortable, a place that evokes a sense of home, not just for patients and their families, but also for…

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Highlights from Cleveland Clinic Medical Innovation Summit

The Innovation Institute and Innovation Lab partner RedCrow participated in the 2018 Cleveland Clinic Medical Innovation Summit as collaborators and as musical guests. Larry Stofko from The Innovation Institute and Jerry Harrison and Aishlin Harrison from RedCrow entertained Summit participants at the House of Blues, along with The Side Deal band. Other highlights from the…

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The Innovation Institute to Be Featured at SoCal HIMSS CIO Forum | Health IT Driving Innovation: The Road to Care Transformation

Newport Beach, CA  –  Today, The Innovation Institute announced that it will participate in the SoCal HIMSS 11th Annual CIO Forum Health IT driving Innovation: The Road to Care Transformation on November 13, 2018 at The Center at Cathedral Plaza in Los Angeles. The action-packed Forum will include national thought leaders Daniel Barchi, SVP and CIO…

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Women Who Wow | Things That Make Life So Much Better

The LOOK BETTER THAN YOU FEEL CAMISOLE is a one of a kind product, a post-surgical camisole which is the legacy of Kim Newlen. Kim Newlen was 47 and enjoying life with her husband and daughter in Richmond, VA when she was diagnosed with breast cancer. Following her mastectomy, she was unable to find anything…

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OC Startups Now | An In-Depth Look at The Innovation Institute’s Partnership with an Equity Crowdfunding Portal

Larry Stofko, The Innovation Institute Earlier this year, the Innovation Institute, with HQ in La Palma, partnered with RedCrow, an equity crowdfunding portal. This Q&A is with Larry Stofko, EVP of the institute. The institute is a for-profit operation owned by six non-profit hospital systems. It has three prongs: an innovation lab; a fund that…

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The Governance Institute | Merger Playbook: Best Way to Govern throughout the Process

By Jim Finkelstein, President and CEO, and Kellie Fielding, Senior Consultant, FutureSense LLC |This article explains what boards should do in order to be properly prepared for a smooth governance transition during any merger activity. How can you achieve the most efficient and effective alignment of governance as you navigate through the merger process? The new partnership…

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Valley Children’s Hospital Recognizes Innovation Institute Leaders Steve Gilbert and Ed Wong

Valley Children’s Hospital has recognized The Innovation Institute Executive Vice President and COO Steve Gilbert and Executive Vice President and CFO Edward Wong for their support of the Camp Sunshine Dreams Program to allow Valley Children’s Hospital cancer patients to participate in the camp experience. The camp is an enjoyable, stimulating and supportive experience and…

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NAILPRO | Uncomfortably Numb

Nail techs are particularly prone to developing carpal tunnel syndrome. Here’s how to stop it in its tracks. A cover shoot with Heidi Klum for Cosmopolitan Germany should’ve been an exciting experience for celebrity nail artist Destinee Handly, but instead she found herself crying in her car at the day’s end, overcome by pain in…

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Medical Construction & Design Magazine | HDC Installs New Relocatable MRI Building at St. Joseph Health, St. Mary Medical Center High Desert

The first days of summer will see the installation of a new MRI building at St. Joseph Health, St. Mary Medical Center that will serve patients from across the High Desert region and beyond. Petra ICS and Healthcare Design & Construction, both Innovation Institute companies, have been working together as a team preparing the site…

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FutureSense Welcomes Dan Walter, Melanie Jameson & Kellie Fielding | Leveraging Extensive Total Rewards Knowledge to Tailor Motivational Solutions

La Palma, Calif. – FutureSense, LLC is pleased to welcome Dan Walter (Managing Consultant), Melanie Jameson (Senior Consultant & Director, Marketing and Communications), and Kellie Fielding (Consultant & Director, Client Success). Walter, Jameson, and Fielding come most recently from Performensation and will combine their skills with FutureSense, LLC as part of FutureSense’s mission to expand its…

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Healthcare Dive | FutureSense Welcomes Dan Walter, Melanie Jameson & Kellie Fielding

La Palma, Calif. – FutureSense, LLC is pleased to welcome Dan Walter (Managing Consultant), Melanie Jameson (Senior Consultant & Director, Marketing and Communications), and Kellie Fielding (Consultant & Director, Client Success). Walter, Jameson, and Fielding come most recently from Performensation and will combine their skills with FutureSense, LLC as part of FutureSense’s mission to expand…

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Becker’s Hospital Review | Energizing Community-Based Health Systems With Innovation Opportunities

By Joe Randolph | As patient care is transformed with pressures on margins and disruptive outside players, many health systems are struggling with how to energize their workforce to make the necessary changes. The industry is experiencing consolidation through mergers in an effort to gain synergies from reduced overhead expense and market leverage. At the…

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Catholic Health World | Venture Capitalists Say Health Systems Should Invest to Advance Their Business Strategy

By Betsy Taylor | SAN DIEGO — U.S. health care venture fundraising totals more than $9 billion annually and health care systems are contributing a growing portion of that amount. Three venture investment executives provided insight at the 2018 Catholic Health Assembly about models to support such investing and strategies for success in the field. Mary…

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Expanding Care: Healthcare Design & Construction Installs New Relocatable MRI Building at St. Joseph Health, St. Mary Medical Center High Desert

APPLE VALLEY — June 26, 2018 — The first days of summer will see the installation of a new MRI building at St. Joseph Health, St. Mary Medical Center that will serve patients from across the High Desert region and beyond. Petra ICS and Healthcare Design & Construction (HDC), both Innovation Institute companies, have been…

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The Innovation Institute Participates in CHA Assembly 2018

Member Owners Recognized for Achievements, Leadership The Innovation Institute President and CEO Joe Randolph was selected to speak this year at CHA Assembly 2018 about Using Venture Investing to Spur Innovation and Further Our Mission.  Randolph talked about The Innovation Institute’s founding principles, the unique business model, the progress to date and the learnings for…

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