Patients Are Consumers

There are 18 million cancer patients going through therapy right now, and that number increases by 2 million or so annually. After combating illness,...

Holistic Care As Innovation Platform

“Dialysis patients receive treatment in a facility for an average of four hours per treatment, three times a week,” according to Dr. Stephen McMurray,...

Health Is Healthcare’s Biggest Innovation

“Health insurers traditionally try to help people through our call centers, but our approach now is to push innovations that make the provider community...

Patients And Process Inform Tech

A short time ago, reports of bad images on some of its MRI machines was worrisome to Philips. Like airplanes, MRIs get cost-effective the...

The Human Face Of Healthcare

It’s odd that we tend to equate innovation with fast tech startups, or apps that are bolted onto consumer offerings, considering their low success...

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