Will a New Market for Better Doctors Arise in 2015?
Business
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Business
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Will a New Market for Better Doctors Arise in 2015?

Nicole Fisher - January 26, 2015

Disruption in any space usually begins with a smaller shift from a first mover that becomes a catalyst for competition and significant, long-term change. Often, resulting in…

JP Morgan Healthcare Conference Becomes a Shopping Mall for Wall Street
Business
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Business
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JP Morgan Healthcare Conference Becomes a Shopping Mall for Wall Street

Nicole Fisher - January 21, 2015

The past week, San Francisco was overrun with more neckties than the city has ever seen at one time. In customary form, the annual JP Morgan Healthcare Conference kicked…

Hospital Cost Reduction Efforts See Hope at the End of New Platform
Business
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Business
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Hospital Cost Reduction Efforts See Hope at the End of New Platform

Nicole Fisher - January 14, 2015

According to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), almost one out of the every five dollars in America is spent on health care, resulting in close to $3 trillion…

4 Things to Understand About Youth, Mental Health and Juvenile Justice in the US
Policy & Law
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Policy & Law
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4 Things to Understand About Youth, Mental Health and Juvenile Justice in the US

Nicole Fisher - January 6, 2015

Almost 2 million youth – those under the age of 18 – are arrested each year in the US, which is more than 5,000 delinquency cases per…

Steve Blank Challenges Federal Government to Lean Entrepreneurship
Business
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Business
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Steve Blank Challenges Federal Government to Lean Entrepreneurship

Nicole Fisher - December 16, 2014

Steve Blank is known for informing entrepreneurs that, “The safest bet about your new business is that you’re wrong.” He contends, “A startup is not about executing a series…

Business
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Health Care: A Modern-Day Blade Runner?

Nicole Fisher - December 10, 2014

Throughout the health ecosystem new technologies and medical advancements enter the market every day. Throughout the health ecosystem new technologies and medical advancements enter the market every day. Yet, as Jonathan Bush,…

Global Health Looks to BRAC and Gates Foundation for Mobile Money
Global Healthcare
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Global Healthcare
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Global Health Looks to BRAC and Gates Foundation for Mobile Money

Nicole Fisher - December 3, 2014

Bangladesh is going digital. Not in smart watches, sensor-based clothing or electronic health records, but in money. Mobile money. Money, that according to BRAC and the Gates Foundation could improve the economic and health outcomes…

7 Trends Driving Global Health and Life Sciences in 2015 [INFOGRAPHIC]
Business
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Business
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7 Trends Driving Global Health and Life Sciences in 2015 [INFOGRAPHIC]

Nicole Fisher - December 1, 2014

There are presently massive shifts occurring in the competitive global landscape of health, and particularly in the life sciences. As we approach 2015, it is imperative that…

The One Way All Hospitals Can Save Lives And Money
Finance
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Finance
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The One Way All Hospitals Can Save Lives And Money

Nicole Fisher - November 2, 2014

Each year, sepsis kills far more people than AIDS, prostate cancer, and breast cancer combined. Sepsis is one of the top three causes of death globally, with…

Cerner and Missouri Forging a Real Partnership for Population Health
Business
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Business
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Cerner and Missouri Forging a Real Partnership for Population Health

Nicole Fisher - October 17, 2014

Increasingly, the United States is looking to “population health” as a means of providing better health and care to entire communities. Nevertheless, defining such communities and how…