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Medtech Design In The Age Of Digital Health: Mindsets Have To Change, Flex Executive Says

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Kal Patel, a top executive at the product design and manufacturing company Flex, says regulatory ambiguity and industry fear is holding back a lot of innovation in the medtech industry. He wants medtech companies entering the digital-health sector to take more business risks.

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