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Mount Sinai launches tech fund for women, BIPOC healthcare innovators

Fierce Healthcare

Mount Sinai launches tech fund for women, BIPOC healthcare innovators. rtorrence. Wed, 04/20/2022 - 16:31

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Rural America is fertile ground for healthcare innovation, experimentation, tech leaders say

Fierce Healthcare

Rural America is fertile ground for healthcare innovation, experimentation, tech leaders say. aburky. Wed, 08/24/2022 - 12:44

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Forrester: Here are 4 key frontiers for healthcare innovation over the next decade

Fierce Healthcare

Forrester: Here are 4 key frontiers for healthcare innovation over the next decade. pminemyer. Thu, 01/06/2022 - 12:54

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Ion and Houston Methodist to Open Healthcare Innovation Tech Hub

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know: – Houston Methodist joins the Ion as its first healthcare-centric partner in its growing innovation hub. Opening a New Window Into the Future of Healthcare. The Ion anchors a 16-acre innovation district, the epicenter for Houston’s.

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Why Healthcare Innovation Needs Human-Centered Principles

HIT Consultant

COVID-19 has no doubt been catastrophic, but let it also be the wake-up call we need to improve experiences for both patients and healthcare providers alike. So far, healthcare organizations and facilities have had to work quickly to deliver care on a functional level.

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Accenture Federal Services Awarded Role on $650M VA Healthcare Innovation Contract

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know: Accenture Federal Services has been awarded a prime spot on a $650M contract in support of the Department of Veterans Affairs’ Veterans Health Administration (VHA) and the Office of Healthcare Innovation and Learning (OHIL).

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Rasu Shrestha, UPMC and Healthcare Innovation – Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

Rasu Shrestha is the Chief Innovation Officer of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and also serves as an Executive Vice President of UPMC Enterprises. We spoke about the meaning of innovation and about some of the innovations — past, present and future — at UPMC. Innovation, for UPMC, boils down to doing whatever is in the best interest of the person, deploying resources and building institutional culture to serve the best interests of the person.

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How COVID-19 Is Reshaping Cities and Inspiring Healthcare Innovation

Health Populi

These are airports, ports, retail, hospitality (hotels, restaurants), schools, public transit, big buildings, and…healthcare. The report includes eight examples of healthcare innovations that fit into this vision including Medical Informatics Corp.

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Rasu Shrestha, UPMC and Healthcare Innovation – Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

Rasu Shrestha is the Chief Innovation Officer of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and also serves as an Executive Vice President of UPMC Enterprises. We spoke about the meaning of innovation and about some of the innovations — past, present and future — at UPMC. Innovation, for UPMC, boils down to doing whatever is in the best interest of the person, deploying resources and building institutional culture to serve the best interests of the person.

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Rasu Shrestha, UPMC and Healthcare Innovation – Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

Rasu Shrestha is the Chief Innovation Officer of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and also serves as an Executive Vice President of UPMC Enterprises. We spoke about the meaning of innovation and about some of the innovations — past, present and future — at UPMC. Innovation, for UPMC, boils down to doing whatever is in the best interest of the person, deploying resources and building institutional culture to serve the best interests of the person.

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Rasu Shrestha, UPMC and Healthcare Innovation – Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

Rasu Shrestha is the Chief Innovation Officer of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and also serves as an Executive Vice President of UPMC Enterprises. We spoke about the meaning of innovation and about some of the innovations — past, present and future — at UPMC. Innovation, for UPMC, boils down to doing whatever is in the best interest of the person, deploying resources and building institutional culture to serve the best interests of the person.

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Rasu Shrestha, UPMC and Healthcare Innovation – Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

Rasu Shrestha is the Chief Innovation Officer of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and also serves as an Executive Vice President of UPMC Enterprises. We spoke about the meaning of innovation and about some of the innovations — past, present and future — at UPMC. Innovation, for UPMC, boils down to doing whatever is in the best interest of the person, deploying resources and building institutional culture to serve the best interests of the person.

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Rasu Shrestha, UPMC and Healthcare Innovation – Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

Rasu Shrestha is the Chief Innovation Officer of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and also serves as an Executive Vice President of UPMC Enterprises. We spoke about the meaning of innovation and about some of the innovations — past, present and future — at UPMC. Innovation, for UPMC, boils down to doing whatever is in the best interest of the person, deploying resources and building institutional culture to serve the best interests of the person.

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Rasu Shrestha, UPMC and Healthcare Innovation – Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

Rasu Shrestha is the Chief Innovation Officer of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and also serves as an Executive Vice President of UPMC Enterprises. We spoke about the meaning of innovation and about some of the innovations — past, present and future — at UPMC. Innovation, for UPMC, boils down to doing whatever is in the best interest of the person, deploying resources and building institutional culture to serve the best interests of the person.

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Diversity, Equality and Inclusion in Healthcare Innovation: Considerations for Future Research, Policy and Practice

The Rand Blog

For healthcare innovations to have the fairest and broadest possible benefit to society, efforts could be made to attend to all stages of the innovation pathway to identify opportunities to mitigate biases through diversity, equality and inclusion

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Voices: Alex Hoopes, PharmD, CAHIMS, Director, Healthcare Innovation, Cardinal Health™ at-Home Solutions

Home Health Care

In this Voices interview, Home Health Care News sits down with Alex Hoopes, Director of Healthcare Innovation at Cardinal Health at-Home Solutions, to learn how home-based care operators can take new angles on the vital yet draining discussion around the industry’s staffing shortage.

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Empowering Healthcare Innovation at the Toronto Innovation Centre

CiscoHealth

There has never been a better time to innovate together, and a tour of the Toronto Innovation Centre will prove just that. Currently the only Cisco Innovation Centre in North America out of the nine across the world, we have a lot of opportunities around us. Healthcare #PublicSector Cisco Toronto Innovation Centre Cisco Virtual Patient Observation Solution healthcare hospital bed innovation remote care remote collaboration telehealth telemedicine toronto virtual patient car

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Dexcom Ventures Invests in MedCrypt’s Medical Device Cybersecurity Platform

HIT Consultant

Cybersecurity remains one of the biggest hurdles for connected devices across all areas of healthcare, including the diabetes industry.

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HealthQuest Capital Closes $675M for Fund IV to Invest in Transformational Healthcare Companies

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know: – HealthQuest Capital , a sector specialist capital firm focused on companies optimizing value in healthcare, today announced the close of HealthQuest Partners IV, L.P., Providing Growth Capital to Companies Transforming Healthcare. HealthQuest Capital Team.

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Cultivating an Early Warning System in Healthcare Quality Through Bi-Directional Patient-Physician Engagement 

HIT Consultant

Patient advocacy organizations and medical specialty societies can serve as a liaison between patients and providers in bi-directional engagement, closing gaps in the patient journey and ultimately driving innovation for higher quality care. David Voccola, Sr.

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22 Executive Digital Health Predictions to Watch in 2023

HIT Consultant

Big tech will make noise, not real change, with their forays into fixing healthcare. Big tech companies have not worked to improve healthcare from the inside out. Looking ahead, we’ll continue to see blockchain trending as it’s implemented across the healthcare ecosystem.

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Jumpstart Health Launches $55M Venture Fund for Black Founded Health Startups

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know: – Jumpstart Health Investors , announced this week the launch of Jumpstart Nova, the first venture fund to invest in Black founded and led healthcare innovation companies. Marcus Whitney, Jumpstart Health Investors Co-Founder & Partner.

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CVS Health’s Former Chief Strategy Officer Joins VC Firm, LRVHealth

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know: – LRVHealth , the inside healthcare venture capital platform, announced that Josh Flum joined the firm as a managing partner. Josh Flum, Managing Director at LRV Health.

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HLTH22: LG Launches Virtual Care Solution with Amwell to Address Hospital Workforce Shortages

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know : – Global innovator LG Electronics announced its first joint solution with digital healthcare enablement leader Amwell® , designed to expand the boundaries of digital health innovation and address a major issue faced by hospitals across the country – workforce shortages.

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LifePoint Health and Google Cloud Announce Multi-Year Partnership

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know: – LifePoint Health and Google Cloud announced a multi-year partnership aimed at using Google Cloud’s Healthcare Data Engine to transform healthcare delivery in communities across the U.S.

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Redesign Health Raises $65M to Build Next-Gen Health Startups

HIT Consultant

– In addition, General Catalyst, CVS Health Ventures and UPMC Enterprises will leverage Redesign Health’s tools, technologies, and insights to help build and support dozens of future healthcare businesses.

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Dexom Ventures Invests in MedCrypt’s Medical Device Cybersecurity Platform

HIT Consultant

Cybersecurity remains one of the biggest hurdles for connected devices across all areas of healthcare, including the diabetes industry.

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The Drive For Perfection In Healthcare

Healthcare Leadership

Now more than ever, the people of healthcare shine with their hard work AND successes. We still see the areas needing critical change, innovation, and redesign. What about other parts of healthcare where traditional measures of success might be a more complex understanding?

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Short Takes at #HIMSS18 – Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

While at the HIMSS annual conference this year I spoke with many healthcare technology company leaders. We spoke a bit about the TEFCA — the interoperability framework proposed by ONC under the 21st Century Cures Act — which is intended to create a framework of trust that will ensure that healthcare records can be transferred and used in creation of longitudinal records for everyone.

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Dr. Nick van Terheyden and the Invisible Patient – Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

I spoke with Nick as part of my ongoing series of fireside chats with healthcare innovation leaders – Harlow on Healthcare , on HealthcareNOW Radio. by Sue Ann Related Stories Ed Marx, Cleveland Clinic CIO – Harlow on Healthcare Rasu Shrestha, UPMC and Healthcare Innovation – Harlow On Healthcare Cindy Friend, Caradigm and Population Health – Harlow on Healthcare.

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Dr. Rob Lamberts, Direct Primary Care, and the Future of Healthcare – Harlow on Healthcare

Health Blawg

He became the president of the GE Centricity user group, and his group practice won a HIMSS Davies Award for its innovative and effective use of its EHR. Check out the recent Harlow on Healthcare episode with Dave Chase.) ” I spoke with Rob as part of my ongoing series of fireside chats with healthcare innovation leaders – Harlow on Healthcare , on HealthcareNOW Radio. Check out the recent Harlow on Healthcare episode with Dave Chase.)

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Ed Marx, Cleveland Clinic CIO – Harlow on Healthcare

Health Blawg

He works to develop leaders and leverage digital healthcare technologies to enable superior business and clinical outcomes. We kicked off our chat with Ed noting that while in the digital age we can be engaged in rapid innovation and improvement, there is no particular endpoint. This perspective reinforces a key theme of healthcare innovation and health IT improvement: the technical problems are often easier to solve than the cultural and political problems.

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Modernizing Data Access: 3 Tips for Securing Patient Data in the Cloud

HIT Consultant

There is a tremendous amount of data within the healthcare and life sciences industries. According to RBC Capital Markets , the healthcare sector accounts for 30% of the world’s data and is forecasted to grow by a compound annual growth rate of 36% in the next two and half years.

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Fred Trotter on Data Journalism and Cybersecurity — Harlow on Healthcare

Health Blawg

I caught up with Fred Trotter to talk about his work as a healthcare data journalist and about his service on the federal cybersecurity task force , which issued a report last year. He’s the co-author of O’Reilly’s first health IT book, Hacking Healthcare, and the 2015 recipient of the Healthcare Data Liberator of the Year award. News, NPR, Government Health IT, and Modern Healthcare. News, NPR, Government Health IT, and Modern Healthcare.

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Illusion of Choice in Healthcare

Healthcare Leadership

I’d like to focus on something a bit less esoteric – choice or the illusion of choice in healthcare. In healthcare, the comparisons to consumer models are popular. Further, do we need full choice in a healthy healthcare system (suspend your disbelief here for a moment)?

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HealthBI’s Scott McFarland says Step Away From the Fax Machine — Harlow on Healthcare

Health Blawg

In response to my usual question about what we might hope to see five years in the future, Scott articulated a hope that hope that we will have brought more public health and social health resources to populations that need it; he also expressed an optimism that by bringing expertise from outside the healthcare system, partnerships such as the Amazon/Berkshire Hathaway/JP Morgan Chase healthcare collaboration may better address some of the problems we face today.

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BrightInsight Adds Xealth, Woebot Health and Claritas Rx to the BrightInsight Ecosystem

HIT Consultant

– In addition, BrightInsight is proud to be a part of General Catalyst’s Health Assurance network—comprised of healthcare technology companies, advisors and experts, investors, and strategically-partnered health systems across the country. Improving Healthcare Innovation Collaboratively.

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LG Launches LA Business Innovation Center for Medical Environments

HIT Consultant

– The new Los Angeles Business Innovation Center is LG’s third in the United States (the others being in Chicago and Atlanta). Digital Health Health IT cloud healthcare innovation Medical Device telemedicine

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Dr. Nick van Terheyden and the Invisible Patient – Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

I spoke with Nick as part of my ongoing series of fireside chats with healthcare innovation leaders – Harlow on Healthcare , on HealthcareNOW Radio. by Sue Ann Related Stories Ed Marx, Cleveland Clinic CIO – Harlow on Healthcare Rasu Shrestha, UPMC and Healthcare Innovation – Harlow On Healthcare Cindy Friend, Caradigm and Population Health – Harlow on Healthcare.

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A tale of two tech titans hoping to help healthcare

Health Blawg

Its initial offering is limited to a handful of health care systems, and the data collected and placed in the palms of our hands is PHR data, not full EHR data, as some outlets had reported, but the rollout has certainly engaged the commentariat in a deep dive into the pros and cons of Apple’s latest move in the healthcare sphere. How do these announcements relate to each other and to other developments in the healthcare arena? It was the best of times.

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Olive Launches In-House Venture Studio for Digital Health Startups

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know: – Olive , the $4B healthcare automation company, today announced Olive Ventures , a new in-house venture studio that works hand-in-hand with early-stage entrepreneurs to create digital health companies through Olive’s platform.

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Talking Healthcare Data Security on HIMSS.tv

Health Blawg

I spoke with quite a number of healthcare innovators and some of those conversations will be coming your way as internet radio broadcasts and podcasts via HealthcareNOW Radio , on Harlow On Healthcare. Well, in my view, to the extent trust can be established so as to enable more automated or regularized sharing through secure channels, other forms of sharing will be limited, thereby lowering the likelihood of insecure transfers of healthcare data.

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Talking Healthcare Data Security on HIMSS.tv

Health Blawg

I spoke with quite a number of healthcare innovators and some of those conversations will be coming your way as internet radio broadcasts and podcasts via HealthcareNOW Radio , on Harlow On Healthcare. Well, in my view, to the extent trust can be established so as to enable more automated or regularized sharing through secure channels, other forms of sharing will be limited, thereby lowering the likelihood of insecure transfers of healthcare data.