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Some Coffee, An API and a Vision

One September weekend, three complete strangers randomly met at the Health 2.0 San Franscico Code-A-Thon. The event was sponsored by Allscripts to promote the new Allscripts PM API . After some coffee and bagels, the three strangers ended up around the table and … Continue reading

Iron Yard Ventures, the nationally ranked startup accelerator and seed investment program in South Carolina, today announces investments into 9 startup companies for its 5th cohort

The Iron Yard Ventures, a nationally ranked startup accelerator and investment program located in South Carolina, announces their 5th cohort of companies funded in their Digital Health accelerator program. Key highlights: The nine startups receive $20,000 investment, office space at … Continue reading

Big Data: Improving outcomes, lowering costs, increasing patient satisfaction with innovation

In a recent interview with the Health Data Consortium, Dr. Jordan Shlain, founder of HealthLoop, offered some advice to aspiring entrepreneurs looking to break into health care—“Health care is a people business in need of technology, not a technology business … Continue reading

Final Week to Apply to the 2015 NY Digital Health Accelerator

Anticipating many innovative entries, the New York Digital Health Accelerator (NYDHA) program has entered its last week of accepting applications – the application deadline is Monday, May 18, 2015. The program will choose up to 10 early- and growth-stage companies … Continue reading

Health Data Consortium: Transformative power of Big Data

In a recent interview with the Health Data Consortium, Dr. Jordan Shlain, founder of HealthLoop, offered some advice to aspiring entrepreneurs looking to break into health care—“Health care is a people business in need of technology, not a technology business … Continue reading

Health 2.0 Europe: Interview with Beth Susanne, startup consultant and presentation coach

Beth Susanne has coached close to a thousand of startups on how to present to investors: “You have about 10 seconds for an investor to decide whether you’re worthwhile to continue to listen to or not. You have to be clear about what … Continue reading

Attention: Calling All NY Health IT Companies!

The New York eHealth Collaborative and the Partnership Fund for New York City are looking for applicants for their next New York Digital Health Accelerator (NYDHA) class. This program is an initiative aimed at helping growth-stage digital health companies to … Continue reading

How Do We Dance at Work?

Improvements in employee health and engagement have the potential to lower healthcare costs, improve productivity, and retain talent within companies. Yet, physical fitness and other wellness programs are difficult to implement and maintain. It turns out that dance is one … Continue reading

Health 2.0 Europe Exclusive Keynote Interview: Uwe Diegel, President of iHealthLabs Europe

Uwe Diegel, President of iHealthLabs gives Health 2.0 Europe his insight on the future of connected health care and how effective connected health can be for managing chronic diseases. Pascal Lardier: iHealth offers a very wide range of connected solutions for … Continue reading

Health 2.0 Europe Keynote Interview: Richard Brady Founder of ResearchActive.com

Pascal Lardier (Health 2.0), interviewed Health 2.0 Europe 2015 keynote Richard Brady (ResearchActive.com) on the adoption of new technologie, opportunities for health care professionals, and how regulatory and peer-reviews affects patient outcomes and consumer trust. Pascal Lardier: You’re an entrepreneur, a surgeon, and a digital health … Continue reading

VA Announces New Challenge to Improve Care Coordination

Health care is much more than a single visit to a doctor’s office. It’s a compilation of all the interactions a person has with the health system and how that meshes with their lifestyle. Patients need a unified support systems … Continue reading

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