Healthcare Disruption

Venture capital remains resilient - US$62.9 billion raised by VC-backed companies in the second quarter, according to KPMG Private Enterprise’s global Venture Pulse Q2’20 report | PR Newswire | 7/22/2020

… 390 million raise and drug developer Erasca’s $200 million deal. While these sectors had already been on the radar of VC investors in recent quarters, the pandemic has focused attention of the need for healthcare disruption . While the US attracted solid investment, other jurisdictions within the region saw both the number of VC deals and total VC investment drop. The VC market in Latin America was particularly hard hit given …

Surviving CRC Through COVID-19: Town Hall Recap | 7/20/2020

Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window) The COVID-19 pandemic has left those touched by CRC feeling nervous, anxious or on edge, and unable to stop worrying several days a week. Additionally, many patients have experienced holds in treatments, delays in screening, and other healthcare disruption s. With many states beginning to reduce restrictions and “reopen,” there are still many unknowns. On June 25, 2020, The Colon Club …

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How WHO is supporting ongoing vaccination efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic | 7/14/2020

… physical distancing. But a pandemic does not erase other diseases and their impact. While many services, including some health services, are being scaled back, the risk of further outbreaks of infectious diseases grows. The healthcare disruption s caused by COVID-19 could have a devastating impact on child mortality. In 2020 80 million children under one year of age, live in a country that has reported some kind of disturbance to …

World: How WHO is supporting ongoing vaccination efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic | 7/14/2020

… physical distancing. But a pandemic does not erase other diseases and their impact. While many services, including some health services, are being scaled back, the risk of further outbreaks of infectious diseases grows. The healthcare disruption s caused by COVID-19 could have a devastating impact on child mortality. In 2020 80 million children under one year of age, live in a country that has reported some kind of disturbance to …

Up to 1.2 million babies could die worldwide due to coronavirus, study claims | NY Daily News | 7/2/2020

An alarming new study reveals that the coronavirus pandemic could indirectly lead to 1.2 million deaths worldwide. (ShutterStock) The wake of the coronavirus pandemic might become more deadly in the near-future than it is right now. A frightening new study reveals that food shortages and healthcare disruption s due to the COVID-19 outbreak potentially could lead to the deaths of 1.2 million babies in 118 nations. Advertisement That worst …

Facial Recognition for Healthcare Disruption. Key Use Cases | 7/2/2020

Facial Recognition for Healthcare Disruption. Key Use Cases 2 July 2020 Author Anastasiya Zharovskikh Workforce shortage, heavy workload, and salary disparities have never been more poignant in healthcare than they are today. It’s safe to say that doctors and nurses can’t deliver good care to their patients if they neglect their own health. In the circumstances, vendors and healthcare advisors and workers have high hopes of integrating technology into healthcare …

Lexalytics® CEO Jeff Catlin Presents “How NLP & AI Are Driving Efficiencies in Healthcare” from HIMSS20 | PRWeb | 4/8/2020

… technology event of the year, where professionals throughout the global health ecosystem connect for the education, innovation and collaboration they need to reimagine health and wellness for everyone, everywhere. In a time of unprecedented healthcare disruption , HIMSS20 calls health information and technology professionals around the world to one essential, simple, bold action: Be the change. Share article on social media or email: View article via …

Crisis Pharmacy-Finding Tool Launches Nationally Amid COVID-19 Related Service Interruptions | Malvern Daily Record | 4/6/2020

In response to ongoing COVID-19 pandemic-related healthcare disruption s, Rx Open , an online resource for finding open pharmacies and dialysis facilities, has been activated nationwide by Healthcare Ready , a preparedness and response nonprofit working with public and private sectors to strengthen healthcare systems before, during, and after disasters. Until this week, Rx Open has only been used during hurricanes, fires, and other natural disasters; for the first time in …

U.S. Consumer Healthcare Advocacy Group Nominated for Award at the 2020 Global Health Conference. | 3/19/2020

March 19, 2020 Deep Learning AI + Caring Humans = Healthcare Disruption (GuruObserver Editorial):- Birmingham, Mar 18, 2020 (Issuewire.com) – U.S. Consumer Healthcare Advocacy Group, a company that uses deep learning algorithms to advocate on behalf of consumers within the health and wellness space has been selected as a nominee for an award for Outstanding Contributions in the Field of Healthcare. If selected this award will be presented at the Global Health Conference …

Surfing The Healthcare Disruption Wave Into 2020 | 11/26/2019

Home Articles Surfing The Healthcare Disruption Wave Into 2020 Surfing The Healthcare Disruption Wave Into 2020 November 26, 2019 0 Views By Thanh Tran, CEO, Zoeticx and David Conejo, CEO, Rehoboth McKinley Christian Health Care Services Can healthcare institutes afford not to engage in the 2020 wave of healthcare disruption? While healers are not prognosticators, savvy healthcare CEOs have their eye on 2020. For those riding the disruption wave, the …

Top Takeaways from Becker’s Hospital Review 2019 Health IT & Revenue Cycle Conference | 11/7/2019

… strengthen ROI by managing the revenue cycle The need for integrated technology platforms that work together to solve multiple problems EHR limitations in analyzing performance and other key non-clinical data The reactions to healthcare disruption from non-traditional competitors, ranging from fearing them to embracing them The need for analytics to move beyond monitoring to improving performance and predictions at the point of care While value-based care is …

Calif., Wildfires and Power Outages Causing Healthcare Disruption | 10/30/2019

Across California, wildfires and outages have forced health-care providers to close hospitals and medical clinics, or greatly limit services. Both Kaiser Permanente and Sutter Health evacuated their Santa Rosa hospitals. by Cathie Anderson, The Sacramento Bee / October 30, 2019 (TNS) — Healthcare leaders told The Bee that they are confronting a level of disruption to delivering care and running their businesses that they have never seen in their careers as …

Quanterix marks one-year anniversary of IPO with key milestones accelerating healthcare disruption ahead of presentation at the 37th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference | 10/25/2019

… and assay technology, formerly Head of Product Development at a leading antibody provider. Ranked number 299 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™ and received several noteworthy recognitions for Quanterix’ Chief Executive Officer’s visionary leadership for healthcare disruption. Last month was added to the Nasdaq Biotechnology Index (NBI) as part of the annual re-ranking and attracted additional analyst coverage. Was lead sponsor for Powering Precision Health (PPH) annual summit held for …

The Strategic Value Of AI In Healthcare | Health IT Outcomes | 10/24/2019

Artificial intelligence (AI) is a seemingly limitless force; however, it requires that your organization is nimble and ready to advance day-to-day. Is your health system positioned to take strategic advantage of this dynamic technology, or will your patient’s expectations pass you by? AI’s Healthcare Disruption There are countless articles across the internet describing ways AI is evolving within healthcare. AI-driven benefits are visible across patient care, clinical …

Bone Index Announces a New Board Member | 10/24/2019

Outstanding Expert of US Healthcare Has Joined to the Board I really see that Bindex® is leading the change in a new era in bone densitometry and supports the trend in healthcare disruption and innovation that we are seeing now in the U.S.” — Robin Raff DALLAS, TEXAS, UNITED STATES, October 24, 2019 / EINPresswire.com / – Bone Index Ltd., a medical device company with game-changing point-of-care technology (Bindex ® ) in osteoporosis …

Five-step roadmap to get healthcare disruption just right | 10/21/2019

Five-step roadmap to get healthcare disruption just right By Abhinav Shashank / Special to Healthcare Facilities Today October 21, Digital transformation in healthcare is tricky. It’s a $3 trillion space, after all! For all the ways digitization has transformed the way people shop, travel, and handle their finances, it has yet to make a major impact on how they deliver and receive healthcare. Digital transformation in healthcare has taken on …

4 barriers to healthcare disruption: money, time, talent, breakage | Becker’s Hospital Review | 10/12/2019

… advancements, however, carry their own set of challenges, according to Andrew Rosenberg, MD, CIO of Ann Arbor-based Michigan Medicine, who spoke alongside Ms. Stump at the keynote. Dr. Rosenberg outlined four obstacles to healthcare disruption:• Money: “You don’t have the money to implement this technology at the scale you want.”• Time: “You can’t prioritize the necessary efforts to disrupt healthcare; if you think that’s easy to do in any …

Healthcare Disruption Brings More Impact To The Retail World | 9/18/2019

Healthcare, among the biggest industries in the world, is being massively disrupted, an effort that could take years or even decades before all the dust settles. In the meantime, the digital, mobile, delivery and other innovations that are taking place in this sector are also promising to impact retailers and the consumers who shop not […] Subscribe to our daily news alerts: Thank you! You will shortly receive a confirmation email …

Telehealth Secrets 2019 Announces Keynotes, Talks by Moon Express Cofounder, MDLIVE Founder, NBC Comcast SVP, Berkshire Hathaway and Zenefits CEO | 9/11/2019

… conference brings together nationally recognized health innovators, thinkers, and many of the largest payers — UnitedHealth, Berkshire Hathaway, NBC Comcast, Humana, Anthem, Cigna, MDLIVE and others — who are focused on driving business growth through virtual healthcare disruption . Attendees will gain insights into high growth opportunities, smart tech trends, and new patient-centered care models to achieve telehealth adoption, reduce costs, and impact the healthcare system. This three-day executive event will …

A preview of the Manova Summit exploring healthcare transformation [Sponsored] | MedCity News | 9/3/2019

… the impact of pandemics and epidemics. On the topic of ethics, Tyler Shultz and Erika Cheung, a pair of whistleblowers from Theranos, the blood testing company that went from being the poster child of healthcare disruption to the target of criminal investigations over fraudulent healthcare claims and misleading investors, will share their story and talk about their new organization Ethics in Entrepreneurship to train tech leaders on how to recognize …

Income Investing And The Changing Yield Curve | Seeking Alpha | 7/16/2019

… economic cycle. That doubt seemed priced in. We’re around all-time highs now, 25% up from lows - is the market doubt resolved? Fredrik Arnold : The volatility will continue. Nothing is resolved. Technological, financial, and healthcare disruption s loom for the next 5 years. Richard Berger : The China trade war cease fire is temporary and will fail at some point with modest downward pressure from the current market and economy in general …

Industry Voices—5G has the potential to transform healthcare for rural communities | FierceHealthcare | 7/16/2019

… handle data; 5G will enable more reliable connections to facilitate the data transfers workers need to make quick health care decisions remotely for more patients. RELATED: Industry Voices—5G and the potential for widespread healthcare disruption This will have an impact on health care in areas such as unobtrusive monitoring, assisted living for people with chronic conditions, active aging and more. By using IoT devices, health care providers can remotely …

HTO Encore: HIE Success Secrets; IT As A Healthcare Disruption; 10 Cart Checklist; Automation Optimizes EHR | Health IT Outcomes | 6/27/2019

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Report: 5G has the potential to revolutionize robotic-assisted surgery, improve availability of healthcare | FierceHealthcare | 6/26/2019

… surgery market is currently valued at more than $3 billion and is expected to surpass $7 billion by 2025, according to data from iData Research. RELATED: Industry Voices—5G and the potential for widespread healthcare disruption The potential for this market is driving medical device manufacturers to invest heavily in medical robotic systems. Medtronic acquired Mazor Robotics , a developer of spine surgery guidance systems, for about $1.64 billion in September …

Industry Voices—5G and the potential for widespread healthcare disruption | FierceHealthcare | 5/16/2019

May 15, 2019 1:53pm The healthcare industry is rapidly becoming one of the most technologically advanced in the world. (metamorworks/GettyImages) Historically, the healthcare industry has been slower to adopt new and emerging technologies—partially due to regulatory boundaries and legacy IT infrastructure. But as of late, the healthcare industry is rapidly becoming one of the most technologically advanced in the world. New and emerging technologies are becoming established tools …

Telehealth

Telehealth Secrets 2019 Announces Keynotes, Talks by Moon Express Cofounder, MDLIVE Founder, NBC Comcast SVP, Berkshire Hathaway and Zenefits CEO | 9/11/2019

Date:9/11/2019 SAN JOSE, Calif. The Telehealth Secrets conference announces keynote talks by cofounder of Moon Express and CEO and cofounder of Viome Naveen Jain, MDLIVE founder Randy Parker, NBC Comcast, senior vice president and … others — who are focused on driving business growth through virtual healthcare disruption . Attendees will gain insights into high growth opportunities, smart tech trends, and new patient-centered care models to achieve telehealth adoption, reduce costs …

Telehealth Secrets 2019 Announces Keynotes, Talks by Moon Express Cofounder, MDLIVE Founder, NBC Comcast SVP, Berkshire Hathaway and Zenefits CEO | PRWeb | 9/11/2019

Telehealth Secrets 2019 Announces Keynotes, Talks by Moon Express Cofounder, MDLIVE Founder, NBC Comcast SVP, Berkshire Hathaway and Zenefits CEO Share Article Fourth Telehealth Secrets Conference Announces over 60 Talks by healthcare execs, innovators, investors … others — who are focused on driving business growth through virtual healthcare disruption . Attendees will gain insights into high growth opportunities, smart tech trends, and new patient-centered care models to achieve telehealth adoption, reduce costs …

Patient Engagement

Telehealth Secrets 2019 Announces Keynotes, Talks by Moon Express Cofounder, MDLIVE Founder, NBC Comcast SVP, Berkshire Hathaway and Zenefits CEO | PRWeb | 9/11/2019

… UnitedHealth, Berkshire Hathaway, NBC Comcast, Humana, Anthem, Cigna, MDLIVE and others — who are focused on driving business growth through virtual healthcare disruption . Attendees will gain insights into high growth opportunities, smart tech trends, and new … MD, MBA - “Impact of Telehealth on Perinatal Genomics” NextGen VP Patient Engagement, Cheryl LejBolle - “Engaging Patients Through Video Visits” Humana Director of Strategy & Transformation, Erik Eaker - “Simplifying the care experience through payor insights and interoperability …

Industry Voices—5G has the potential to transform healthcare for rural communities | FierceHealthcare | 7/16/2019

… need to make quick health care decisions remotely for more patients. RELATED: Industry Voices—5G and the potential for widespread healthcare disruption This will have an impact on health care in areas such as unobtrusive … remote surgeries, smart hospitalization logistics, intervention planning, greater transparency and patient engagement. Ron Malenfant is lead global architect for Cisco’s Global Sales Specialist Organization focused on service provider mobility architectures. Ron’s team works to create …

Remote Monitoring

Industry Voices—5G has the potential to transform healthcare for rural communities | FierceHealthcare | 7/16/2019

remote monitoring is largely limited by the capacity of the network to handle data; 5G will enable more reliable connections to facilitate the data transfers workers need to make quick health care decisions remotely for more patients. RELATED: Industry Voices—5G and the potential for widespread healthcare disruption This will have an impact on health care in areas such as unobtrusive monitoring, assisted living for people with chronic conditions, active …

Industry Voices—5G has the potential to transform healthcare for rural communities | FierceHealthcare | 7/16/2019

remote monitoring is largely limited by the capacity of the network to handle data; 5G will enable more reliable connections to facilitate the data transfers workers need to make quick health care decisions remotely for more patients. RELATED: Industry Voices—5G and the potential for widespread healthcare disruption This will have an impact on health care in areas such as unobtrusive monitoring, assisted living for people with chronic conditions, active …

Apple Health

Industry Voices—5G and the potential for widespread healthcare disruption | FierceHealthcare | 5/16/2019

… on the go. SUBSCRIBE NOW Predictive care through wearable health will surge Wearable technologies have become increasingly health-focused even with general consumer applications, such as heart rate monitors and fitness trackers on Apple Watches, Fitbits, and the like. With increased connectivity speeds and lower latency that comes with 5G, these wearables will become smarter, faster, and more agile. The 5G network will allow for wearable devices to monitor and …

Industry Voices—5G and the potential for widespread healthcare disruption | FierceHealthcare | 5/16/2019

… on the go. SUBSCRIBE NOW Predictive care through wearable health will surge Wearable technologies have become increasingly health-focused even with general consumer applications, such as heart rate monitors and fitness trackers on Apple Watches, Fitbits, and the like. With increased connectivity speeds and lower latency that comes with 5G, these wearables will become smarter, faster, and more agile. The 5G network will allow for wearable devices to monitor and …