Donato is CEO and Chairman of Physicians Interactive and founder of Health eVillages – launched at Health 2.0 in 2011 – which provides medical reference and clinical decision support resources to health professionals in the most challenging clinical environments around the world. With the recent acquisition of MedHelp, Donato spoke to how Physicians Interactive is changing the model of how physicians interact with their patients.
Matthew sat down with health care delivery leaders to discuss how new technology platforms, payors, and providers are working together for enhance patient care delivery and engagement.
The era of Pen and Paper Medical records is over! As we enter the Digital Doctor’s Lounge, we explore the latest methods in which physicians can engage technology to do everything from reviewing lab results to transcribing notes and comparing drug information. This session aimed to bring the physician out of the dark ages and into an environment supported and assisted by targeted technology.
NIraj Katwala represented Healthline as the session sponsor. The session began with the “Rising Stars” segment, moderated by Indu Subaiya. Indu curated a panel focused entirely on a generation of young entrepreneurs in health technology, thus called “rising stars.” Featured for their progressive technologies was Akhila Satish of CyberDoctor and Pelu Tran of Augmedix. Akhila demonstrated CyberDoctor’s new adherence application game, PatientPartner, in which the player can see how certain decisions directly affect their life. Pelu showed how Google Glass is being used in a clinical setting to increase physician facetime with their patients.
Indu then segued into the next portion of the session, introducing the WeightLess Project, with Poonacha Machaiah. In the WeightLess Project the overweight of the world give to the malnourished. Beneficial to both groups with opposite problems, “The Weightless Project” brings a certain currency as calorie lost is converted to calorie gained. This project served as a good link to the third part of the session, Around the World: International, which focused on companies and individuals helping the underserved around the world.
The International panel was moderated by James Mathews, the Chairman of the Health 2.0 chapter in India. It featured James Nardella, Mark Friess, and Ravi Kumar as speakers, and demonstrations from Ram Gopalan of Argusoft, James Nardella of the Lwala Community Alliance, and Donato Tramuto of Physicians Interactive.
As an adjunct professor at Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School, Gautam Gulati teaches Medical Innovation and Entrepreneurship. In his day to day, he serves as Chief Medical & Innovation Officer and SVP Product Management for Physicians Interactive Holdings. Gautam presented the latest from Omnio, a peer-to-peer sharing app for medical and education news and publications. Physicians can also compare drug information and even share their customized digital library with peers.
Donato Tramuto is CEO and Chairman of Physicians Interactive and founder of Health eVillages – launched at Health 2.0 in 2011 – which provides state-of-the-art mobile health technology including medical reference and clinical decision support resources to medical professionals in the most challenging clinical environments around the world. He spoke about the particularly engaging story of Health eVillage’s work with the Lwala Community Alliance, where his app was able to potentially save the life of a child by showing a remote nurse where to inject an IV.
Donato Tramuto is CEO and Chairman of Physicians Interactive and founder of Health eVillages – launched at Health 2.0 in 2011 – which provides state-of-the-art mobile health technology including medical reference and clinical decision support resources to medical professionals in the most challenging clinical environments around the world.
Donato Tramuto introduces Health eVillages at the Health 2.0 Conference in San Francisco 2011
Donato Tramuto, CEO of Physicians Interactive, gives the final talk of day one at the Health 2.0 Berlin 2011 Conference. He covers his work in Haiti with the Health eVillages organization, delivering pre-loaded mobile tools to doctors in the field.