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Improving Population Health by Empowering Patients

August 12, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Change is one of the constants of healthcare. There is always something new. It can be hard to...

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Getting Patient Engagement Right

August 10, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  Among the most significant shifts happening in healthcare today is the attitude of people towards their health....

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The Key to Improving Physician Wellness and Fulfillment

August 5, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  There is a public health crisis going on, one that is currently hidden beneath the hundreds of...

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Data-Driven Approaches to Social Determinants

August 3, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  Social determinants of health is a topic that has gained traction in today’s healthcare. The conditions of...

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Ensuring Your Market Strategy Succeeds

August 1, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  The healthcare industry is one of the largest and fastest-growing industries in the United States.    An...

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Mental Health Education Redefined and Transformed

July 30, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  Mental Health in the Midst of a Pandemic   When 2020 started, no one could have predicted...

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The Beauty (not Pain) of Conflict

July 23, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Do you remember the movie ‘The Chef?”. It is the story of a chef who is pursuing his...

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Elevating the Social Determinants of Health for Best Outcomes

July 13, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

The past two decades have seen an increase in conversations regarding social determinants of health, defined by the...

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Transforming Employer-Sponsored Health Plans

July 1, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  As customers, we want to know exactly how much an item or service is worth before purchasing...

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Consumer Health Engagement: It’s Personal

June 30, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  Not too long ago, I read a marketing blog where the contributor said that the marketing industry...

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Primary Care for Everyone, Everywhere No Health Insurance Needed

June 29, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

2020 is a defining year for healthcare. The COVID pandemic showed no mercy, attacking all communities and the...

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Building Resilience in Your Medical Staff

June 28, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Waking up before sunrise. Long hours of work. A crowded room filled with people waiting for a consultation....

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How Are We Going to Solve the Behavioral Health Crisis

June 22, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

We live in stressful times, and I am not just talking about COVID19 and the country’s current political...

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Breaking Boundaries to Serve the New Health Consumer

June 18, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  For women’s health, the National Center for Health Statistics of the CDC reports that over 40% of...

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Improving Care Quality While Increasing Revenue Through Care Coordination

June 17, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Technological advancements have brought a lot of change in the healthcare industry. It has significantly affected the lives...

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How Proactively Engaging Members Reduces Risk and Improves Outcomes

June 16, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  Advances in artificial intelligence and data management have spurred much success in the healthcare system. Machine-learning technology...

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Improving Cognition as a Method to Improve Outcomes in Brain Injury

June 15, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  As a parent, I watch with concern when my son jumps on the bed, on the couch,...

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How to Elevate Your Company to Be One that Doctors and Patients Actually Care About

May 18, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

When you want to build trust, increase engagement, and form long-term relationships with your customers, you need the...

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Fostering Well Being with Clinically Driven Behavior Change 

May 15, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

One of the benefits of the modern-day workplace is the emphasis on health and wellness. Gone are the...

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Transforming Virtual Care with Video-Based Vital Signs Monitoring 

May 13, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

    Improved patient engagement, expanded access to care, increased clinical workflow and efficiency, lower patient cost —...

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Role of Fee for Service in a Value-Based World

May 11, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  The U.S. healthcare is dealing with a lot of changes, one of which is the increasing number...

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Innovating with a Quadruple Aim Framework

May 1, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  From an electronics giant founded in 1891, Philips has successfully morphed into a global health tech solutions...

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Empowering Patients and Payers with Price Transparency

May 1, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  Price Transparency in Health Care   One of the many advantages of online shopping is it allows...

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Pay for Performance Chronic Disease Reversal

May 1, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  The Costs of Chronic Diseases   Chronic diseases are one of the leading causes of death and...

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Virtual Reality for Neurorehabilitation

May 1, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Mention virtual reality and most people think about video games. While VR has indeed elevated games to dizzying...

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ProgenyHealth: Making Big Strides in the Field of NICU

May 1, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  According to the World Health Organization, every year approximately 15 million babies are born preterm, and the...

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New Developments in the Sleep Space

May 1, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  How’s Your Sleep?    One of the things many people look forward to at the end of...

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The Current State and Trend of Medical Device Innovation in US Healthcare

April 30, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  The health space of the 21st century is a far cry from that of the 70s.   ...

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PRODIGY – Helping Clinicians Provide Early Intervention for Respiratory Compromise

April 30, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

About Respiratory Compromise Great strides have been made towards effective, affordable, and patient-centered healthcare, but there are still...

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Thinking Differently to Improve Healthcare

April 28, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Discovering His True Calling One of my favorite questions to ask my guests in the Outcomes Rocket podcast...

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Helping Underserved Patients Get the Quality Specialty Care They Need

April 27, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Access to Healthcare Services Sets the Baseline for Health Easy accessibility to quality health care services means early...

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Thriving by Transforming Provider Business and Care Models

April 27, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  A Model of Business and Care Transformation In February 2004, the now largest social media platform Facebook...

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Improving the Ostomy Experience with Smart Technology and Patient Experience

April 24, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  Healthcare solutions come from everywhere. In this age of digital transformation, we cannot expect patients to sit...

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Why Maximizing Your Real Estate Strategy in Healthcare Matters?

April 23, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

While compassion, patient care, and dedication to altruistic aims are at the forefront of many people’s minds when...

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Agility in the New Era of Specialist Care

April 22, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  The growing number of technological innovations in healthcare has immensely improved medical efficiency and added value to...

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Using Analytics to Transform Cardiovascular Care

April 20, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. Coronary artery disease, heart attack, arrhythmia,...

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Privacy Compliance for Digital Health Entrepreneurs

April 16, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Medical information is highly sensitive. A breach of even a small healthcare facility can cause damage to patients...

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Reducing Misdiagnosis in Radiology and Beyond

April 8, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  Medical imaging plays a crucial role in the diagnostic and treatment process for many patients. By reading...

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Holistic Care and Optimizing Your Body: The 5 Point Model System

April 7, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  Reactive vs Proactive Healthcare The past decade has seen big leaps in U.S. healthcare. Advances in technology,...

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Getting Coverage for Out-of-Network Care

March 31, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  The High Price of Healthcare How much have you spent on out-of-network services in 2019? While there...

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Using Virtual Reality to Improve Healthcare Outcomes

January 31, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Virtual reality is finding new applications in healthcare, especially in the field of pain management.  Last year, a...

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Managing Pain Without The Use of Opioids

January 20, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Opioids are the most common treatment prescribed to alleviate pain. For patients struggling with pain from a life-threatening...

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Best Healthcare Podcasts in 2019

January 14, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Last year, I wrote an article about the best podcasts in healthcare.  I wanted to share the work...

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Healthcare Consumerism: Applying Retail Marketing Techniques to Healthcare

January 8, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Healthcare Consumerism Now   The past two decades have unraveled transformation in the healthcare industry.    For one,...

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How to Identify Patients at Risk for Opioid-induced Respiratory Depression

January 7, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Great strides have been made to provide effective, affordable, patient-centered healthcare. But there are still patient issues that...

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Pushing the Boundaries of Molecular Diagnostics

January 6, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  Genomic science continues to advance and improve the ways we diagnose and treat patients seeking answers and...

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Digital Health Insights for the Consumer

January 3, 2020
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

One of the many questions I ask my guests on my podcast is “What books do you recommend...

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Lowering Drug Costs And Increasing Healthcare Value

December 12, 2019
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  America’s ‘sky’s the limit’ drug pricing policy   When was the last time you bought a prescription...

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How to Use Siloed Health Data with A.I. to Improve Outcomes

December 9, 2019
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

The current state of U.S. healthcare We’ve seen hundreds of technological advances in different industries. We’ve sent rovers...

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A New Era of Healthcare Communication

November 25, 2019
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Communicating Digitally in Healthcare is a Must In the past 20 years, we have come far in terms...

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Reducing Waste and Improving Outcomes With Data

October 7, 2019
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

I recently came across an article about a 55-year-old woman who was diagnosed with breast cancer. She was...

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Improving Access to Genomic Health

September 26, 2019
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Meaningful Advances in Genomic Care We have come a long way since the first human genome was mapped...

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Managing Chronic Conditions like Diabetes, with Digital Therapeutics

September 19, 2019
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

The Rise of Digital Therapeutics for Chronic Care Management   Digital therapeutics may be a relatively new concept...

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Using Digital Therapeutics for Back Pain

September 17, 2019
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

The costs of back pain  If you’re suffering from back pain, you know how painful and costly it...

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Leading the Way in Navigating Healthcare Complexity

September 13, 2019
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Misdiagnosis is Common and Frustrating Three months ago, a tweet from a doctor became viral, not because it...

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Successfully Scaling the Home-Based Comprehensive Care Model for Chronically Ill Patients

August 4, 2019
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

In a study conducted by the RAND Corporation in 2017, researchers found that as of 2014, 42% of...

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Importance of Clinical Validation to Effectively Commercialize Devices in Orthopedics

July 19, 2019
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  Many of our country’s medical product innovation comes from the efforts of industry leaders and health professionals...

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Paving the Path for Digital Surgery

June 23, 2019
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

  We live in a world of constantly advancing technology. In just over a century, people’s lives have...

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Your Entire Health Data History is Now Available on One Dashboard – How Seqster Is Seeking Health Data

June 20, 2019
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Where are your medical records? How many doctors have you visited in your lifetime, let alone in the...

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America’s Healthcare Crisis: Shortage of Primary Care Providers

June 15, 2019
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Doctor shortage expected to worsen A month ago, The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) reported that the...

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Are we Ready to Say Goodbye to Sales Reps in Medical Device?

May 23, 2019
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

A vital part of the surgical team When you’re wheeled in for a hip or a spinal fusion...

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The Advent of Healthcare Consumerism

May 11, 2019
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

How much does your healthcare cost?   Last month, Definitive Healthcare released the results of its 2019 Healthcare...

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Strengthening Our Response to Mental Health

April 22, 2019
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

The mind and the body The connection between the two has been a topic of interest for millennia....

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Four Novel Approaches to Healthcare Using Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

April 13, 2019
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

When you hear the words artificial intelligence, what’s the first thing that comes to mind?  Driverless cars, Amazon...

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Three Lessons I Learned About Population Health

April 6, 2019
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

Three Lessons I Learned About Population Health   What is population health? One of the buzzwords you’ve probably...

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How to Provide Value-Based Care

March 30, 2019
Saul

Saul Marquez
Host at Outcomes Rocket Podcast

“Life is short. Time is limited. We should not be investing our energies in any initiative until we...

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