Entrepreneurs Must Integrate Mission-Driven Strategic Investors
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Entrepreneurs Must Integrate Mission-Driven Strategic Investors

ShahidShah - December 5, 2017

Last week I wrote about how federated groups of investors help de-risk innovations in the Venture Development Lifecycle (VDLC). Yesterday I elaborated on how entrepreneurs can understand risk through…

Medical Devices
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Health IoT creates huge opportunities for public health and software companies

ShahidShah - February 1, 2016

It was evident from this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) earlier this month that there’s a great deal of interest in the Internet of Things (IoT) in…

Technology
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Could Apple Store-like digital health retail stores be popular?

ShahidShah - November 30, 2015

As I travel the country speaking at conferences, I’ve had dozens of conversations with smart people who believe there’s a growing consensus that “patient-driven” (or consumer-driven or member-driven) healthcare spending has arrived.…

eHealth
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How Health IT Enables Safer Medical Travel and Tourism

ShahidShah - June 12, 2015

IT innovation, global medicine and frustrated medical patients drive the demand for medical travel. But telemedicine also improves patient care and the customer experience of medical travelers.…

Evaluating and Choosing Healthcare Cloud Service Providers
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Evaluating and Choosing Healthcare Cloud Service Providers

ShahidShah - April 3, 2015

As healthcare moves from on-premise to cloud services, the evaluation and selection of “HIPAA compliant” cloud service providers becomes an import task. I don’t like the description “HIPAA…

Congress Getting Serious about Telemedicine: Are CDOs Ready?
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Congress Getting Serious about Telemedicine: Are CDOs Ready?

ShahidShah - March 28, 2015

The latest ‘doc fix’ bill, H.R. 1470, was introduced last week. Though it has quite a ways to go before it’s sent to conference or passed, the bill has…

Deploying a Patient Portal Isn’t Enough to Engage Them
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Deploying a Patient Portal Isn’t Enough to Engage Them

ShahidShah - March 15, 2015

Much has been made of the push to better engage patients, but little has been spent on examining exactly what patients want. Despite the requirements set by…

Digital Health Startups and Strategically Integrated Investors
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Digital Health Startups and Strategically Integrated Investors

ShahidShah - March 10, 2015

I have the pleasure of meeting or speaking with many digital health, health IT, medTech, and life sciences (especially genomics and bioinformatics) startups every week. As a serial…

Accountability for Risk Management and Cybersecurity in Healthcare Institutions
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Accountability for Risk Management and Cybersecurity in Healthcare Institutions

ShahidShah - January 28, 2015

I’ve been involved in building many life-critical and mission-critical products over the last 25 years and have found that, finally, cybersecurity is getting the kind of attention…

Is Meaningful Use Working? How Can Innovators Encourage EHR Adoption?
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Is Meaningful Use Working? How Can Innovators Encourage EHR Adoption?

ShahidShah - November 11, 2014

  Earlier this year NueMD created a nice looking Meaningful Use Infographic — asking the question whether MU was helping or hurting EHR Adoption. I loved the summary but I…