I write about med-tech and medical technology companies for the Minneapolis @StarTribune and I tweet on cybersecurity and other topics.

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I write for the business desk of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, covering advanced medical technology and the companies that make healthcare devices. I cover big companies like Medtronic, Boston Scientific and St. Jude Medical, as well as the smaller firms that make up Minnesota's medtech ecosystem...

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@_JoeCarlson — 4,165 followers, 2,682 tweets

Sep 20, 2017

Federal lawsuit filed over St. Jude defibrillators with lithium batteries that can suddenly deplete and stop working  http://strib.mn/2xvyYsH 

Sep 19, 2017

Link to Homeland Security's list of recent cybersecurity advisories:  https://ics-cert.us-cert.gov/advisories 

Sep 19, 2017

Cybersecurity advisory for Smiths Medical infusion pump was at least the 3rd medical device alert this month:  http://strib.mn/2jFsgem 

Aug 30, 2017

RT @matthew_d_green: Last I checked, their software updates were unsigned and hosted on a server — if compromised, this could have enabl…

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