Mass. Senate approves funding for MLPs May 27, 2016 -- The Massachusetts Senate has unanimously approved a budget amendment that would allow dentists to hire midlevel providers (MLPs) known as dental hygiene practitioners.
Philips raises $839M from Lighting spin-off May 27, 2016 -- Dutch industrial conglomerate Royal Philips Electronics raised 750 million euros ($835 million) through the initial public offering of its Philips Lighting business, which has been spun off into a separate company.
OrthoAccel receives 3 new patents May 26, 2016 -- OrthoAccel Technologies has received two new patents from the U.S. and one from China for its vibrating dental devices.
DSO buys 5 Ala. practices May 26, 2016 -- Dental support organization (DSO) Marquee Dental Partners has continued its growth by acquiring more dental practices in Alabama.