Monthly Archives - August 2017

Regroup Mass Notification Presents Live Webinar to Promote Safety Best Practices for Hospitals and Health Care

Regroup Mass Notification, the award-winning leader in emergency and day-to-day mass communication technology, today announced that it is joining Timothy Stuppy of Solutions Consulting, LLC — an emergency response and homeland security consultant — to present a live webinar on safety best practices for hospitals and health care. Read more >>

Skyline Medical Merging with Texas Biomedical Firm

After 15 years in business, Eagan-based Skyline Medical Inc. has nominal revenue and has never turned a profit. But the publicly traded Skyline is now looking to boost its revenue by merging with the privately held CytoBioScience Inc., which is based in San Antonio, Texas.
The pending deal will also bring Skyline into a new line of business. Read more >>

Technology gives legally blind Peoria boy a chance to fly

National Aviation Day isn’t a widely celebrated occasion, but it will be unforgettable nonetheless for Ryan Rusk.
The 12-year-old sixth grader at Lindbergh Middle School took to the skies Saturday with the help of an emerging technology that promises to have a vast impact on almost all aspects of his life.
Rusk is legally blind, but a pair of eSight glasses has restored a significant amount of his vision — enough to take the controls of an airplane as it soared […]

St. Peter’s student will receive gift of sight through Visual Bucket List Foundation

What is the cost of giving a little girl the gift of sight?
As it turns out, around $10,000.
That’s how much a pair of eSight glasses would cost for 7-year-old Remington Hedrick, an upcoming second-grader at St. Peter’s School in Mansfield, glasses that would allow her to recognize her parents’ faces, or sit on the couch with her family during movie nights. Read more >>