Realms of Healthcare and Business
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Realms of Healthcare and Business
Keeping the eye on ever changing dynamics of two apparently distinct but interconnected realms of healthcare and business.
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Cue lets users perform medical diagnostics at home

Cue lets users perform medical diagnostics at home | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Not so long ago, self health monitoring was largely limited to weighing ourselves and sticking a thermometer under our tongue. For everything else we went t...
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10 Rules for Designing Great Medical Devices

10 Rules for Designing Great Medical Devices | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Qmed (formerly Medical Device Link) is the world's first completely prequalified supplier directory and news source for medical device OEMs. Find medical device suppliers and IVD suppliers who are FDA-registered, ISO 13485- and ISO 9001-certified. Qmed is also the home of Medical Product Manufacturing News and the most relevant breaking news for the medical device industry.
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Facial transplants are safe, viable, and help patients thrive after a decade of success

Facial transplants are safe, viable, and help patients thrive after a decade of success | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Since first becoming available in 2005, 28 people have undergone a full or partial facial transplant—a procedure described by Dr. Eduardo
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Enjoy Early Bird Savings! 11th Annual Connected Health Symposium, Oct.23-24

Enjoy Early Bird Savings! 11th Annual Connected Health Symposium, Oct.23-24 | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
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The New York Times Health For Tomorrow Conference May 28 - 29, 2014

The New York Times Health For Tomorrow Conference May 28 - 29, 2014 | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
This timely forum brings together 300 experts from science, research, academia, banking, private equity, government and think tanks to discuss dramatic challenges and opportunities in today’s health care landscape. You’ll come away with fresh ideas on a wide range of critical issues, from reforming health care to harnessing costs, from new technology to new demands on health care workers.
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3 FDA-Approved Mobile Health Sensor Devices You Should Know

3 FDA-Approved Mobile Health Sensor Devices You Should Know | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
The mobile health sensor market is witnessing rapid growth with one 2013 report forecasting that it will be worth $5.6 billion by the year 2017. Nestled in the health, wellness and self-tracking segment, most of these will likely lie outside the purview of the Food and Drug Administration.
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Silicon Valley is still tops for tech acquisitions (and it's not even close)

Silicon Valley is still tops for tech acquisitions (and it's not even close) | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Silicon Valley is still the top spot for tech acquisitions, according to a new PrivCo report that put it ahead of New York, San Diego, Boston and Chicago.
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Entrepreneurship training helps immigrants establish 'microbusinesses'

Entrepreneurship training helps immigrants establish 'microbusinesses' | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Experts say the economic downturn spurred significant growth in microbusiness development programs that teach skills such as business plan writing, marketing and accounting. Interest in opening a business is especially high among immigrants and refugees.
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Your Health System Is Merging; What Does It Mean for IT?

Your Health System Is Merging; What Does It Mean for IT? | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Healthcare Informatics Magazine | Health IT | Information Technology,Health care information technology & IT strategy news for CIOs, CMIOs & clinical informaticists. Learn about EMR EHR, ARRA HITECH, wireless technologies & meaningful use policy. Articles on patient safety, point-of-care tech & HIE analysis. Electronic medical records, health information exchange networks & hospital administration – financial – imaging news. Ambulatory care and business management info. Free Webinars and industry conferences.
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Scripps spinoff pushes synthetic biology a step forward by engineering 2 new DNA bases

Scripps spinoff pushes synthetic biology a step forward by engineering 2 new DNA bases | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Synthetic biology news: Scripps scientists created two new DNA bases that replicate in a single-cell organism and have formed a biotech startup, Synthorx.
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For a Look at the Future, Look to the Caymans

For a Look at the Future, Look to the Caymans | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
If you think mere compliance with the Patient Protection Affordable Care Act and meaningful use is enough to survive in the future, wait until you find out about what Dr. Devi Shetty is up to in the Cayman Islands.
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Specialist Office Visits Outpaced Primary Care in 2013

Specialist Office Visits Outpaced Primary Care in 2013 | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
The trend may not bode well for coordinated care or cost control, according to some experts. Whatever happened to the primary care revolution?
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How one healthcare startup tackled the problem that stumped Google

How one healthcare startup tackled the problem that stumped Google | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
How one healthcare startup tackled the problem that stumped Google
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Entrepreneurs from China, Brazil, India compete with U.S. startups for best idea to fix healthcare

Entrepreneurs from China, Brazil, India compete with U.S. startups for best idea to fix healthcare | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
16 healthcare startups, five of them from outside the US, are competing in a challenge by Washington D.C. based incubator 1776 to fix healthcare
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Personal health connectivity will pervade by 2025: report

Personal health connectivity will pervade by 2025: report | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Connections between people and interoperable computerized devices such as home and personal-health monitors will become so ubiquitous that, in little more than a decade, we'll scarcely know the devices and networks are there, according to a report based on canvassing of more than 1,600 technology experts on the future of the Internet, released by the Pew Research Center Internet Project.
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Google Glass now available for anyone in the US to buy

Google Glass now available for anyone in the US to buy | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Have you been chomping at the bit to buy Google Glass, but just couldn't snag an invite? ... anyone?? Okay, well, I'm sure someone out there has US$1,500 an...
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What the U.S. Can Learn From Brazil's Healthcare System

What the U.S. Can Learn From Brazil's Healthcare System | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Here’s what it looks like when a sprawling, diverse nation tries to cover everybody.
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SolveBio scores $2M to clean up & index genomic data for developers

SolveBio scores $2M to clean up & index genomic data for developers | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
With $2M from Andreessen Horowitz, Max Levchin and other healthcare investors, SolveBio is indexing and cleaning up genomic data for diagnostic applications.
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What happens when you can’t afford the best team for your Healthcare startup?

What happens when you can’t afford the best team for your startup?
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2014 50 Most Influential Physician Executives and Leaders

2014 50 Most Influential Physician Executives and Leaders | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
2014 50 Most Influential Physician Executives and Leaders | Modern Healthcare
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Chronic wound diagnostic as cheap as a home pregnancy test could be on the market by 2015

Chronic wound diagnostic as cheap as a home pregnancy test could be on the market by 2015 | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Boston startup hopes to raise $1M to bring a chronic wound diagnostic to market by 2015. The tech has potential applications for cancer and other diseases.
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Ignoring these fundamentals could make it hard to scale a digital health startup

Ignoring these fundamentals could make it hard to scale a digital health startup | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
A healthcare investor details the importance of an open API, a good business model and user engagement to build and scale a digital health startup.
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6 Health Apps Harness the Power of Watson

6 Health Apps Harness the Power of Watson | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
As part of the IBM Watson Mobile Developer Challenge, 25 app developers have been using Watson's data processing capabilities to construct, test and refine their apps.
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Building a Health IT Infrastructure in the Big Apple

Building a Health IT Infrastructure in the Big Apple | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Healthcare Informatics Magazine | Health IT | Information Technology,Health care information technology & IT strategy news for CIOs, CMIOs & clinical informaticists. Learn about EMR EHR, ARRA HITECH, wireless technologies & meaningful use policy. Articles on patient safety, point-of-care tech & HIE analysis. Electronic medical records, health information exchange networks & hospital administration – financial – imaging news. Ambulatory care and business management info. Free Webinars and industry conferences.
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