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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The Future of Digital Health

The Future of Digital Health | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
As new technology intersects with traditional medicine, the healthcare industry is undergoing a "revolution," according to John Nosta, and a visit to the
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The Top Healthcare IT Conferences

The Top Healthcare IT Conferences | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
I find myself traveling around the country to far too many healthcare IT conferences. Plus, I'm lucky that many of the best healthcare IT conferences come to me in Las Vegas. Since many people know I
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Steve Blank: Getting Out of the Building: Customer Development

You must collect data when you get out of the building. But analyze it with a critical eye. Don't just add up the columns. Look for insight!
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Qualcomm mobile health collaborations seek better care continuum

Qualcomm mobile health collaborations seek better care continuum | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Qualcomm Life is collaborating with three companies – ResMed, King's Daughter Medical Center and CareCentrix – to develop mobile health solutions that seek to provide continuity in care.
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Employer-sponsored health insurance gets 'skinny' as 16% of firms offer bare-bones plans

Employer-sponsored health insurance gets 'skinny' as 16% of firms offer bare-bones plans | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Employees in low-pay industries are choosing 'skinny' health plans that shield them from the individual mandate penalty but offer only preventive coverage.
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The Innovator's New Dilemma: The Serious Emotional Toll Of Entrepreneurial Failure

The Innovator's New Dilemma: The Serious Emotional Toll Of Entrepreneurial Failure | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Nobody ever has a bad day in Silicon Valley. Seriously. Not ever.

Of course this isn’t true. Every day people have bad days in Silicon Valley.
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Where have all the entrepreneurs gone (continued)?

Where have all the entrepreneurs gone (continued)? | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Can these six obstacles explain the decline in start-ups?
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'They Made It Up As They Went Along': Lessons From Three Successful Entrepreneurs

'They Made It Up As They Went Along': Lessons From Three Successful Entrepreneurs | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
John Mackey's health foods "store" was run out of a crumbling Victorian house in Austin, Texas that doubled as his residence. With just $5 in investment
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The Medical Activist Generation

The Medical Activist Generation | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
In the midst of our chaotic healthcare crisis, today's young doctors often play two roles: physician and activist. How are you changing medicine?
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ABIM Budges on Maintenance of Certification Program

ABIM Budges on Maintenance of Certification Program | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Striking a humbler tone in the face of physician blowback, the American Board of Internal Medicine said it would ease up on several financial and course work requirements for MOC.
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Telemedicine's role in the financial future of hospitals

Telemedicine's role in the financial future of hospitals | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Telemedicine is not only helping grant healthcare access to patients in rural areas, it is also becoming an essential part of the financial future for some hospitals.
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Consumer-protection agency warns about Bitcoin

Consumer-protection agency warns about Bitcoin | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Federal regulators are warning consumers about the risks of using virtual currencies such as Bitcoin. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said Monday that it will begin fielding complaints from people who rely on products such as Bitcoin and online exchanges for such currencies.
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No Rest For The Innovators

No Rest For The Innovators | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
If you are in the software business, you have to be cringing at the satirical portrayal of our industry in today’s entertainment media. In HBO’s..
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4 Reasons Why Exponential Technologies Are Taking Off

4 Reasons Why Exponential Technologies Are Taking Off | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Bitcoin and 3-D printing arent just successful commercial innovations, but signals of a larger societal reset.
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1776 co-founder talks about how its incubator is shaking up startup landscape

1776 co-founder talks about how its incubator is shaking up startup landscape | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
1776 co founder Donna Harris talked about the DC how its incubator identifies and supports startups in communities around the world through its virtual incubator.
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Bill Gates And Tim Cook Dump Ice On Their Heads For ALS Awareness, Challenge Elon Musk and Dr. Dre

Oh, you thought Bill Gates wouldn't be up to Zuck's challenge to dump a bucket of icewater on his head for ALS awareness? You thought wrong. And because..
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Improving clinical research with high-speed data transfer technologies

Improving clinical research with high-speed data transfer technologies | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Many research institutions are using the cloud to cut costs and benefit from computing resources that are often donated by larger IT organizations.
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Why global turmoil hasn't hit U.S. economy — yet

Why global turmoil hasn't hit U.S. economy — yet | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
U.S. stocks sagged Friday on reports that Ukrainian troops attacked Russian military vehicles that had crossed the border. But investors in the United States have been shrugging off most of the bad news -- so far at least.
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China's Food And Drugs Saga: Xi Jinping's True New Plan

China's Food And Drugs Saga: Xi Jinping's True New Plan | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
(For the first installment "The never ending milk scandal," see here.) Xi Jinping considering to empower the multinationals... In October 2013,the then CEO of a food multinational in China shared with this journalist a confidential information from high sources : China was going to bring down its licensed milk producers number to [...]
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Why We Should Know the Price of Medical Tests

Why We Should Know the Price of Medical Tests | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Patients who were offered to have M.R.I. scans done at alternative locations for a lower price often opted to go there, saving money and driving down health care costs, a new study shows.
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About 300,000 Could Lose Obamacare Over Residency Papers

About 300,000 Could Lose Obamacare Over Residency Papers | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
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In Ambitious Bid, Walmart Seeks Foothold in Primary Care Services

In Ambitious Bid, Walmart Seeks Foothold in Primary Care Services | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Walmart is looking to grab a bigger share of the billions of health care dollars being spent in the United States and to benefit from the shifting delivery system that has resulted from the Affordable Care Act.
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Changes driven by #Obamacare, risk-based contracts have top hospital execs retooling their skills

Changes driven by #Obamacare, risk-based contracts have top hospital execs retooling their skills | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Healthcare executive jobs are morphing as the marketplace—driven by new financial incentives in the ACA and risk-based contracting—forces providers to overhaul their processes in an attempt to deliver higher-quality care at lower cost.
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