Health 2.0 companies have brought in much needed tools to make navigating the Pharma industry easier. With complex databases allowing users greater transparency of drug costs and interactions, as well as new tools for increasing adherence, the world of Pharma is becoming increasingly more user friendly for both patients and doctors alike. Marc Southern of FleishmanHillard presented their research on authenticity and consumer expectation in Pharma followed by 5 companies doing work in Pharmaceutical media, tracking, adherence and more.
This session demonstrated how patient centered tools, technologies and design are helping patients take control over their health for better outcomes and communication with providers. Leaders in the patient movement, Maria Gjerpe and Charlie Young addressed the audience with their research and work in the field of patient empowerment and shared their stories of successfully engaging the health care system as a patient.
One of our most popular sessions, Not Your Mother’s Health 2.0, covers those health care issues often ignored due to stigma. This session covers everything from sex, to sleep, to drug use, to stress. Demonstrations from SnoreLab, Breaking Free Online Limited, TakeTen, Valkee Oy, MySexDoctor, and AlcoChange, seek to launch the conversation on taboo health topics.
Doctors and hospitals are the front line for providing the best care so it only makes sense they should be using the best tools available. This panel session offers a look at the newest range of tools from workflow and communication tools to the latest in population health management. Product demonstrations highlight the work of Karify, BMJ Best Practice, Fastguide, BestDoctors, Proxible B.V. and UK Preventive Medicine.
Health 2.0 Co-Chairman’s Indu Subaiya and Matthew Holt, as well as International Director Pascal Lardier review their favorite moments of the day, giving acknowledgment to the beautifully designed products seen on the first day of Health 2.0 Europe, and the fast paced movement been seen in Europe’s health IT space.
Health 2.0 Co-Founders Matthew Holt and Indu Subaiya warmly welcomed Health 2.0 attendees in London, England with their Top 5 trends in European health care technology innovation. In bringing focus to the rise of self tracking, patient provider system expansion, discussion of historically “unmentionable” health problems, public/private business partnerships, and the future of augmented reality technology, Matthew and Indu set the stage for an exciting and inspiring two day conference.
Indu Subaiya, CEO, and Matthew Holt, Co-Chairman, of Health 2.0 kicked off the 2013 European Conference in London on the morning of Monday, November 18.
Imagine having the ability to offer employees health care support programs that were specifically tailored to what each employee cares about most with regard to their visions and aspirations for a healthier future. Even people with the same conditions commonly have very different expectations for their future health. Real change requires enabling people to connect with what inspires them and framing it in meaningful and straightforward ways to them achieve their health goals.
Health Dialog followed the stories of two people with the same disease but completely different health interests. Through an interactive demonstration you see how implementing a highly personalized health program that rewards individuals for real change on meaningful outcomes that are aligned with their personal goals can reduce medical costs and increase workplace productivity. Get inspired to make broad changes in the health culture of your organization.
CEO of WorldOne Peter Kirk introduced the session with an inspiring video and speech from the session sponsor. The 3 CEOs panel included back to back interviews of CEOs about how their companies are growing within the Health 2.0 world. Matthew Holt conducted a spoof interview with avaricious Brantley Whittington of Extormity. Writer Sara Reistad-Long interviewed Christine Robins previously of BodyMedia and now Jawbone, David Shaywitz of CATCH had a discussion with Doximity CEO Jeff Tangney, and Jane Sarasohn-Kahn of THINK-Health spoke with Peter Hudson of iTriage.