Health Care Industry

Amazon is almost certainly making a healthcare play

Jeff Bezos is sneakily assembling a health-tech dream team.<p>On Monday, Maulik Majmudar, a cardiologist and assistant professor at Harvard, announced …

The Future

Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini: Why We Need CVS Health

In December 2017, CVS Health and Aetna announced a $69 billion merger that left an awful lot of people—shoppers, doctors, and executives—scratching …

Health Care

MetLife Subsidiary LumenLab Pilots Blockchain Insurance System for Diabetes

Singapore-based digital innovation center Lumenlab is testing a blockchain-enabled insurance solution for diabetes sufferers, according to a press …

Financial Services

Alexandria’s Joel Marcus on Medicare-for-all, innovation and his company’s Peninsula plans

Alexandria Real Estate Founder and Chairman Joel Marcus talks about the health care industry and where he sees the potential for growth within the …

Health Care

Pharma industry sales climb despite Trump's pressure on prices

President Trump’s effort to lower drug prices haven't hit the pharmaceutical industry’s bottom line yet, but investors are bracing for the potential …

U.S. Politics

Henry Schein

This dental supply company partners with dental schools to help patients in underserved communities worldwide, from a refugee camp in Kenya to a …

Health Care

Microsoft Is Investing $ 25 Million To Bring AI For People With Disabilities: Moushmi Kamat

<i>Analytics India Magazine</i> caught up with Moushmi Kamat who is the principal solution specialist, Data and AI at Microsoft Corporation India. She …

Artificial Intelligence

3 ways artificial intelligence is changing the healthcare industry

From apocalyptic prognostications to impassioned positions — and everything in between — it seems like everyone and their mother has developed an …

Artificial Intelligence

Keeping patient data safe with open source tools

Healthcare is experiencing a revolution. In a tightly regulated and ancient industry, the use of free and open source software make it uniquely …

Open Source Movement

DWHP invests in California Psychcare, now 360 Behavioral Health

Canadian healthcare private equity firm <b>DW Healthcare Partners</b> (DWHP) has invested in <b>California Psychcare</b> (CPC), a Van Nuys, California-based provider …

Autism Spectrum

THW: Earn A High Income While Playing Healthcare Growth

Over the past few months, I have become increasingly interested in the healthcare industry as a play on both American and global demographic trends. …

Investing

Digital Transformation - Reports - World Economic Forum

By shifting care out of the hospital and closer to home, virtual care and connected home initiatives can broaden access to healthcare and reduce the …

Digital Health

​SK Telecom to develop AI tech for genome analysis

South Korean telco SK Telecom will work with local biotechnology firm Macrogen to develop AI tech for genome analysis to help cancer patients get the …

Artificial Intelligence

Soriano: Success secrets of 100-year-old family businesses

I AM sounding the alarm bell to all visionaries and business owners.<p>The warning is directed at family enterprises that have accumulated significant …

Philippines

Health care industry projected to generate most jobs in Australia: report

According to The Department of Jobs and Small Business, projections to May 2023 suggest that total employment will increase by 886,100 (7.1%) over …

Health Care

Amazon, Google And Microsoft Aim To Fix Healthcare...And Other Small Business Tech News This Week

Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them?<p><b>1 – Amazon, Google, Microsoft and others make health data pledge.</b><p>This week, Alphabet (the parent company of Google), Amazon, IBM, Microsoft, and Salesforce announced a joint effort …

Entrepreneurship

Healthcare Trust Of America: Should You Buy This 4.4%-Yielding Healthcare REIT?

<b>Healthcare Trust of America, Inc.</b> (HTA) is a promising REIT income vehicle in the healthcare industry. The MOB-focused real estate investment trust …

Investing

Cyber Threat Landscape: The Healthcare Industry from Anomali Labs

Healthcare organizations have made news in recent years after becoming victims of cyber attacks. This report analyzes current cyber threats to the …

Health Care

Health care: Single-payer idea doomed to fail

Re: "Study: 'Medicare for All' plan would cost $32.6 trillion," (TNT, 7/31).<p>Enacting a single-payer national health insurance system, aka “Medicare …

Health Care

Sorry, "Medicare for All" Won't Save the Taxpayers Money

Socialists are jumping for joy due to the fact that a Mercatus Center study supposedly concluded that "Medicare for All" would save the nation $2 …

Health Care

Microsoft, Apollo Hospitals unveil AI to predict cardiovascular disease risk

Microsoft India and Apollo Hospitals on Friday said they had unveiled the ‘first-ever’ artificial intelligence-powered cardiovascular disease (CVD) …

India News

6 Ways Aetna Approaches Social Media in the Healthcare Industry

Why has it seemed like such a challenge for healthcare providers, pharmaceutical companies, insurers and nonprofit organizations to communicate …

Public Relations

Evidation Health CEO: For better clinical outcomes, look to patients' data, devices

Deborah Kilpatrick has spent some time on the cutting edge of the healthcare industry — her decade-spanning career in has included a director …

Digital Health

The Next Big Thing in Health Technology Is Humans (And This Company Is Leading the Way)

Shockingly, most diabetes patients never have the opportunity to speak with a provider or doctor about their disease. If they do, such encounters are usually for one or two brief sessions, to learn how to take their medication or modify their diet. Furthermore, when surveyed, what diabetic patients …

Entrepreneurship

Tech and healthcare dominate the ranks of top-paying U.S. jobs

For the fourth consecutive year, the technology sector boasted the highest-paying jobs in the United States, according to an annual report from Glassdoor.<p>Thirteen of the 25 highest-paying jobs this year were in tech, up from 11 in 2017, according to the report, which was released this week. Within …

Business

Amazon's Clinics Join U.S. Employer Push Into Worksite Healthcare

If Amazon follows through with plans to build clinics for its workers, it would join a parade of large employers putting health centers at the worksite.<p>The first Amazon clinic would be at its Seattle headquarters, according to CNBC, which said the online retailer “is starting small with a pilot, …

Health Care

The DNA of Genomic Data Protection

When people upload their genetic information to a genealogy site, they often hope it will lead them to a relative who’s famous. They probably don’t …

Data Protection

Trump Administration Value-Based Rule Expected To Force ACOs To Adapt Or Bolt

The National Association of ACOs signals that the Health and Human Services plan will cause affordable care organizations to leave Medicare's Shared …

Health Care

Healthcare Providers Increasingly Considering Cyber Insurance

Posted By Sarah Sheber on Aug 17, 2018<p>In the healthcare industry, breach is the new black. The healthcare industry has become a favorite cyberattack …

Cybersecurity

Onikepe Adegbola - Founder & CEO of Casa de Sante

Focus on doing what you love. Find a career that’s energized and motivated by your passion, values, and what excites you.<p>Dr. Onikepe (Onyx) Adegbola …

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