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Physician Liability Often Goes Beyond Treatment Delivered.

Physician Liability Often Goes Beyond Treatment Delivered. | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Physicians have more reason than ever to be concerned and act proactively to protect their businesses, assets, and families.
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Researchers Record Young Neurons Making Connections, Exchanging Information

Researchers Record Young Neurons Making Connections, Exchanging Information | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
We don’t fully understand how neural networks form—that is, how neurons evolve from a few disconnected individual cells into the highly
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Dying grandmother takes one last walk outside with Oculus Rift

Dying grandmother takes one last walk outside with Oculus Rift | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
The story of Roberta Firstenberg is testament to the potential powers of the Oculus Rift — the VR headset gave the ailing grandmother the chance to go outside again in the final weeks of her life.
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In-Depth: Mobile adoption among US physicians

In-Depth: Mobile adoption among US physicians | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
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Stanford BioDesign spinout raises $644K Series A round for mini-laparoscopy tools

Stanford BioDesign spinout raises $644K Series A round for mini-laparoscopy tools | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Chicago-land medical device company Miret Surgical will use the money for further mini-laparoscopy product development. The tools blend pediatric and standard-size tech for minimally invasive surgery.
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Attention Shoppers: Fruit and Vegetable Prices Are Rising

Attention Shoppers: Fruit and Vegetable Prices Are Rising | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Shoppers may soon need more green in their wallets to afford their next salad.
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What Happens When Bad Companies Turn Good

What Happens When Bad Companies Turn Good | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
When we talk about bad companies, we don’t mean bad in the sense that they did bad things. We mean bad in the sense that the company wasn’t fulfilling what it was meant to be doing. Either they were letting their employees down or missing the mark product and service wise as far as its…
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Another record-setting quarter for VC investment in HIT

Another record-setting quarter for VC investment in HIT | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Venture capital funding for health IT continued at "an astonishing pace" during first quarter of 2014, with the sector raising its highest infusion of cash in a single quarter to date,...
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Jack Young of Qualcomm Ventures shares his biggest pitch pet peeves

Jack Young of Qualcomm Ventures shares his biggest pitch pet peeves | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Jack Young, director of Qualcomm Life Fund, shares tips for entrepreneurs in runup to the MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum from April 22-23 in Chicago,
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What should be a healthcare startup's prize for good work? [Hint: It's not necessarily money]

What should be a healthcare startup's prize for good work? [Hint: It's not necessarily money] | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
It could be an introduction or free space, but there's plenty of rewards of value for healthcare startups beyond funding demonstrated by angel and venture investors.
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HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius resigns

HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius resigns | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has resigned her post barely a week after the close of the tumultuous initial open-enrollment period for the healthcare reform law's insurance exchanges.
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'Heartbleed' Bug Endangers Medical Data, Internet as a Whole

'Heartbleed' Bug Endangers Medical Data, Internet as a Whole | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
A bug has been discovered by security solutions provider Codenomicon Defensics and Google Security that would allow hackers to access a variety of personal information without being detected. It's been dubbed “Heartbleed” and its medical-sounding name isn't the only reason that device makers and healthcare IT should be concerned.
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CIO: Outsourcing 'allows me to focus'

CIO: Outsourcing 'allows me to focus' | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
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60% of GPs now using eHealth tools, says EU

60% of GPs now using eHealth tools, says EU | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
60% of GPs now using eHealth tools, says EU PharmaTimes Two new Commission surveys of GP services and acute-care hospitals across the EU find that there are still many barriers to the adoption of eHealth, ranging from interoperability issues to a...

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The Programmer – Healthcare Divide

The Programmer – Healthcare Divide | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
I've regularly seen the divide (sometimes really wide) between the programmer and technical people in an organization and the healthcare professionals. For
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Can Crowdsourcing Beat Dr. House?

Can Crowdsourcing Beat Dr. House? | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Startup CrowdMed uses a mix of prediction market software, crowdsourcing, and gamification to help patients gain insight from hundreds of medical detectives.
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If everyone has so many 'solutions,' why hasn’t anything in healthcare been solved yet?

If everyone has so many 'solutions,' why hasn’t anything in healthcare been solved yet? | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Neil Versel Twitter LinkedIn MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum, to take place April 22-23 in Chicago, unites active investors with corporate business development executives to facilitate investment opportunities with promising Mid-America...
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Robot Versus Surgeon: No Clear Winner

Robot Versus Surgeon: No Clear Winner | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Robot-assisted radical prostatectomy led to complication rates, readmission rates, and rates of additional cancer therapy similar to those of conventional surgical prostatectomy, a review of almost 6,
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A Lucky Drug Made Pharmacyclics' Robert Duggan A Billionaire. Will Long-Term Success Follow?

A Lucky Drug Made Pharmacyclics' Robert Duggan A Billionaire. Will Long-Term Success Follow? | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
A combination of management smarts, providence and a breakthrough treatment
made Robert Duggan a biotech billionaire. Long-term success? That's another story.
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Privacy could 'crash' big data if not done right

Privacy could 'crash' big data if not done right | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Privacy has the potential to crash big data before there's a chance to get it right, and finding the right balance is key to future success, experts argued at a Princeton University event earlier this month.
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New Lessons Learned from Berkeley & Stanford Lean LaunchPad Classes

New Lessons Learned from Berkeley & Stanford Lean LaunchPad Classes | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Our Stanford and Berkeley Lean LaunchPad classes are over for this year, and as usual we learned as much from teaching the teams as the teams did from us. Here are a few of the Lessons Learned from...
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A healthcare analytics expert's advice to entrepreneurs: Know how to operationalize

A healthcare analytics expert's advice to entrepreneurs: Know how to operationalize | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum to take place April 22-23 in Chicago, unites active healthcare investors with corporate business development executives.
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Friend or foe? Healthcare's new entrants stand to capture $64B worth of the market, PwC says

Friend or foe? Healthcare's new entrants stand to capture $64B worth of the market, PwC says | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Consumer-oriented companies like Samsung, Walgreens and Apple are moving fast to capitalize on opportunities in the new, consumer-driven healthcare market.
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What Health Care Can Learn from Whole Foods and Apple

What Health Care Can Learn from Whole Foods and Apple | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
A few weeks back, I shared my thoughts on why the incentive system in health care is broken, and ranted about the ridiculous amount of profit being created by some health systems (yes, including non
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Setting Healthcare Interop On Fire

Setting Healthcare Interop On Fire | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
There's a new software standard for sharing health data that's gaining a lot of interest and support. Still in "prototype" format, it's called Fast Health Interoperable Resources or FHIR (pronounced 'fire') and the early interest is more than just curiosity. Several high profile projects ‒ including the new CommonWell Health Alliance ‒ are [...]
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My Single Best Tip for Big Company Innovators

My Single Best Tip for Big Company Innovators | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
I know a lot of innovators in big organizations who are very frustrated because there is no support for their breakthrough initiatives at all. It makes them angry and sad at the same time.Innovation
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