Episodes

Revolutionizing Patient Engagement Through AI with Dr. Geeta Nayar, CMO at RadiantGraph

Revolutionizing Patient Engagement Through AI with Dr. Geeta Nayar, CMO at RadiantGraph

Personalized care is not just a trend but a necessity in today's healthcare landscape. In this episode at HIMSS 2024, Dr. Geeta Nayar, also known as Doctor G, Chief Medical Officer at RadiantGraph, discusses the importance of technology, such as AI and telemedicine, in healthcare. RadiantGraph is a healthcare-based AI platform focusing on personalized care and consumer engagement. In this short interview, Geeta emphasizes the crucial role of human connection in delivering effective care and highlights the necessity for healthcare organizations to understand patients' needs and engage with them effectively. She also stresses the significance of keeping the human element at the center of technological advancements, underscoring the potential benefits of aligning healthcare initiatives with patient needs.  Listen to this insightful episode and discover how personalized care not only benefits patients but also offers significant returns on investment. Resources:  Watch the entire episode here. Connect and learn more about Geetha on LinkedIn and her website. Learn more about RadiantGraph on their LinkedIn and website. Buy Geetha’s book, Dead Wrong, here.

Revolutionizing Patient Engagement Through AI with Dr. Geeta Nayar, CMO at RadiantGraph

Personalized care is not just a trend but a necessity in today's healthcare landscape. In this episode at HIMSS 2024, Dr. Geeta Nayar, also known as Doctor G, Chief Medical Officer at RadiantGraph, discusses the importance of technology, such as AI and telemedicine, in healthcare. RadiantGraph is a healthcare-based AI platform focusing on personalized care and consumer engagement. In this short interview, Geeta emphasizes the crucial role of human connection in delivering effective care and highlights the necessity for healthcare organizations to understand patients' needs and engage with them effectively. She also stresses the significance of keeping the human element at the center of technological advancements, underscoring the potential benefits of aligning healthcare initiatives with patient needs.  Listen to this insightful episode and discover how personalized care not only benefits patients but also offers significant returns on investment. Resources:  Watch the entire episode here. Connect and learn more about Geetha on LinkedIn and her website. Learn more about RadiantGraph on their LinkedIn and website. Buy Geetha’s book, Dead Wrong, here.

Transforming Real-World Data into Patient Outcomes with Sandeep Pawar, the Head of Ecosystem Partnerships at Verana Health

Transforming Real-World Data into Patient Outcomes with Sandeep Pawar, the Head of Ecosystem Partnerships at Verana Health

Transitioning from promises to practical implementations is the next phase in AI's role in healthcare. In this episode at HIMSS 2024, Sandeep Pawar, the Head of Ecosystem Partnerships at Verana Health, shares his journey from academia to the life sciences space, driven by a desire to accelerate the process of bringing drugs to market and improving patient lives. Verana Health, a digital health company, focuses on transforming real-world data into insights that lead to actionable outcomes, ultimately benefiting patients. Throughout this conversation, Sandeep discusses the importance of staying ahead of technological advancements and networking with experts to better serve their partners and patients. He also emphasizes the role of collaboration between tech giants, healthcare systems, and startups like Verana Health in driving positive change in healthcare.  Tune in and learn how you can stay ahead of the curve by adopting cutting-edge solutions! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect and learn more about Sandeep on LinkedIn. Learn more about Verana Health on their LinkedIn and website. Email Sandeep here. 

Transforming Real-World Data into Patient Outcomes with Sandeep Pawar, the Head of Ecosystem Partnerships at Verana Health

Transitioning from promises to practical implementations is the next phase in AI's role in healthcare. In this episode at HIMSS 2024, Sandeep Pawar, the Head of Ecosystem Partnerships at Verana Health, shares his journey from academia to the life sciences space, driven by a desire to accelerate the process of bringing drugs to market and improving patient lives. Verana Health, a digital health company, focuses on transforming real-world data into insights that lead to actionable outcomes, ultimately benefiting patients. Throughout this conversation, Sandeep discusses the importance of staying ahead of technological advancements and networking with experts to better serve their partners and patients. He also emphasizes the role of collaboration between tech giants, healthcare systems, and startups like Verana Health in driving positive change in healthcare.  Tune in and learn how you can stay ahead of the curve by adopting cutting-edge solutions! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect and learn more about Sandeep on LinkedIn. Learn more about Verana Health on their LinkedIn and website. Email Sandeep here. 

Understanding the Lifelong Benefits of Vision Health with Kate Renwick-Espinosa, President of VSP Vision Care

Understanding the Lifelong Benefits of Vision Health with Kate Renwick-Espinosa, President of VSP Vision Care

Improving your eyesight can be life-changing. By scheduling an eye exam, you can take an early step towards managing prediabetes and addressing other healthcare issues. In this episode, Kate Renwick-Espinosa, President of VSP Vision Care, explores the critical role of vision care in the healthcare ecosystem, emphasizing its impact on people's lives. Kate explains how eyesight, often overlooked, serves as a secret weapon in healthcare, enabling the early detection of over 270 health conditions. She highlights all the unique ways VSP adds value to health systems and patients, highlighting the importance of comprehensive care. Kate also emphasizes the potential of eye care to lower healthcare costs for employers and patients through early detection, ultimately improving overall health and productivity. Finally, she emphasizes the need for employers to view benefits holistically, supporting whole-body health for their employees. Tune in and discover the transformative power of vision care in enhancing overall health and well-being! Resources: Connect with and follow Kate Renwick-Espinosa on LinkedIn. Follow SVP Vision Care on LinkedIn and visit their website.

Understanding the Lifelong Benefits of Vision Health with Kate Renwick-Espinosa, President of VSP Vision Care

Improving your eyesight can be life-changing. By scheduling an eye exam, you can take an early step towards managing prediabetes and addressing other healthcare issues. In this episode, Kate Renwick-Espinosa, President of VSP Vision Care, explores the critical role of vision care in the healthcare ecosystem, emphasizing its impact on people's lives. Kate explains how eyesight, often overlooked, serves as a secret weapon in healthcare, enabling the early detection of over 270 health conditions. She highlights all the unique ways VSP adds value to health systems and patients, highlighting the importance of comprehensive care. Kate also emphasizes the potential of eye care to lower healthcare costs for employers and patients through early detection, ultimately improving overall health and productivity. Finally, she emphasizes the need for employers to view benefits holistically, supporting whole-body health for their employees. Tune in and discover the transformative power of vision care in enhancing overall health and well-being! Resources: Connect with and follow Kate Renwick-Espinosa on LinkedIn. Follow SVP Vision Care on LinkedIn and visit their website.

Unveiling AI's Role in Early Detection of Alzheimer's Disease with Brittany Cassin CEO and co-founder of DigiCARE Realized

Unveiling AI's Role in Early Detection of Alzheimer's Disease with Brittany Cassin CEO and co-founder of DigiCARE Realized

AI can play a crucial role in the early detection of Alzheimer's disease and dementia. In this episode at HIMSS 2024, Brittany Cassin, CEO and co-founder of DigiCARE Realized, emphasizes the importance of responsible AI implementation and meaningful application to close care gaps and improve patient outcomes. DigiCARE Realized focuses on AI-powered early detection of Alzheimer's disease and related dementia, aiming to address health disparities, especially in communities of color. Brittany shares a personal story about her co-founder, Dr. Boustani, whose family was impacted by dementia, motivating him to develop innovative solutions. She discusses the higher prevalence of dementia in communities of color and the need for equitable healthcare solutions and encourages listeners to share their lived experiences and collaborate to advance brain health initiatives.  Tune in and learn how you can make a difference in addressing dementia and promoting equitable healthcare! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect and learn more about Brittany on LinkedIn. Learn more about DigiCARE Realized on their LinkedIn and website.

Unveiling AI's Role in Early Detection of Alzheimer's Disease with Brittany Cassin CEO and co-founder of DigiCARE Realized

AI can play a crucial role in the early detection of Alzheimer's disease and dementia. In this episode at HIMSS 2024, Brittany Cassin, CEO and co-founder of DigiCARE Realized, emphasizes the importance of responsible AI implementation and meaningful application to close care gaps and improve patient outcomes. DigiCARE Realized focuses on AI-powered early detection of Alzheimer's disease and related dementia, aiming to address health disparities, especially in communities of color. Brittany shares a personal story about her co-founder, Dr. Boustani, whose family was impacted by dementia, motivating him to develop innovative solutions. She discusses the higher prevalence of dementia in communities of color and the need for equitable healthcare solutions and encourages listeners to share their lived experiences and collaborate to advance brain health initiatives.  Tune in and learn how you can make a difference in addressing dementia and promoting equitable healthcare! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect and learn more about Brittany on LinkedIn. Learn more about DigiCARE Realized on their LinkedIn and website.

Simplifying Regionalization in Global Trials with Sam Clark, Senior Director of Vendor Management and Procurement at Clinical Ink, and Sudhir Reddy, Esper's CTO

Simplifying Regionalization in Global Trials with Sam Clark, Senior Director of Vendor Management and Procurement at Clinical Ink, and Sudhir Reddy, Esper's CTO

Esper's platform plays a crucial role in ensuring device security, compliance, and seamless updates, contributing to maintaining trial integrity and patient safety. In this episode, Sam Clark, Senior Director of Vendor Management and Procurement at Clinical Ink, and Sudhir Reddy, Esper's CTO, talk about the intersection of healthcare, technology, and device management. Sam discusses Clinical Ink’s mission to improve clinical trials through technology and patient-centered research, highlighting the challenges of managing devices across 50 countries and multiple languages, emphasizing the need for tailored processes and secure solutions. Together, Sam and Sudhir explore the evolving role of devices in clinical trials, emphasizing Esper's platform's role in ensuring security, compliance, and updates for maintaining trial integrity and patient safety. They also underscore how the partnership between Clinical Ink and Esper reflects a commitment to innovation and problem-solving, with a vision for future automation and efficiency in clinical trial processes.  Tune in and learn how these collaborations are shaping the future of healthcare device management! Resources:  Find out more about the Esper thought leadership series here. Connect with and follow Sam Clark on LinkedIn. Connect with and follow Sudhir Reddy on LinkedIn and his blogs here. Discover more about Clinical Ink on their LinkedIn and website. Learn more about Esper on LinkedIn and their website.

Simplifying Regionalization in Global Trials with Sam Clark, Senior Director of Vendor Management and Procurement at Clinical Ink, and Sudhir Reddy, Esper's CTO

Esper's platform plays a crucial role in ensuring device security, compliance, and seamless updates, contributing to maintaining trial integrity and patient safety. In this episode, Sam Clark, Senior Director of Vendor Management and Procurement at Clinical Ink, and Sudhir Reddy, Esper's CTO, talk about the intersection of healthcare, technology, and device management. Sam discusses Clinical Ink’s mission to improve clinical trials through technology and patient-centered research, highlighting the challenges of managing devices across 50 countries and multiple languages, emphasizing the need for tailored processes and secure solutions. Together, Sam and Sudhir explore the evolving role of devices in clinical trials, emphasizing Esper's platform's role in ensuring security, compliance, and updates for maintaining trial integrity and patient safety. They also underscore how the partnership between Clinical Ink and Esper reflects a commitment to innovation and problem-solving, with a vision for future automation and efficiency in clinical trial processes.  Tune in and learn how these collaborations are shaping the future of healthcare device management! Resources:  Find out more about the Esper thought leadership series here. Connect with and follow Sam Clark on LinkedIn. Connect with and follow Sudhir Reddy on LinkedIn and his blogs here. Discover more about Clinical Ink on their LinkedIn and website. Learn more about Esper on LinkedIn and their website.

Transforming Pediatric Dentistry: A Wellness Approach for Kids' Smiles with Dr. Jonathan Norris, co-owner of Montshire Pediatric Dentistry in New Hampshire

Transforming Pediatric Dentistry: A Wellness Approach for Kids' Smiles with Dr. Jonathan Norris, co-owner of Montshire Pediatric Dentistry in New Hampshire

Consent, education, and patient autonomy are the fundamental principles of ethical dental practice. In this episode, Dr. Jonathan Norris, co-owner of Montshire Pediatric Dentistry in New Hampshire, discusses the future of pediatric dentistry, advocating for a preventive wellness model to combat dental diseases. He highlights the importance of prevention, education, and patient empowerment, while also championing the adoption of new technologies to improve accessibility and efficiency in dental care. Tune in and learn how you can contribute to a brighter, healthier future in dentistry! Resources: Learn more about Jonathan here. Discover more about Montshire Pediatric Dentistry here. Watch the entire episode on YouTube and get more details at Think Oral Health.

Transforming Pediatric Dentistry: A Wellness Approach for Kids' Smiles with Dr. Jonathan Norris, co-owner of Montshire Pediatric Dentistry in New Hampshire

Consent, education, and patient autonomy are the fundamental principles of ethical dental practice. In this episode, Dr. Jonathan Norris, co-owner of Montshire Pediatric Dentistry in New Hampshire, discusses the future of pediatric dentistry, advocating for a preventive wellness model to combat dental diseases. He highlights the importance of prevention, education, and patient empowerment, while also championing the adoption of new technologies to improve accessibility and efficiency in dental care. Tune in and learn how you can contribute to a brighter, healthier future in dentistry! Resources: Learn more about Jonathan here. Discover more about Montshire Pediatric Dentistry here. Watch the entire episode on YouTube and get more details at Think Oral Health.

The Importance of Human Interaction in Healthcare Innovation with Josh Schneck, President and Founder of Snow Communications

The Importance of Human Interaction in Healthcare Innovation with Josh Schneck, President and Founder of Snow Communications

Human interaction still holds great value in the digital age of healthcare innovation. In this episode at HIMSS 2024, Josh Schneck, president and founder of Snow Communications, shares insights into public relations and marketing in healthcare, emphasizing the importance of telling real stories with real benefits rather than simply focusing on buzzwords like AI. He highlights the value of human interaction and learning from others at events like HIMSS. Josh emphasizes two key tips. First, having a clear and unique message that is relevant and differentiated in the market; and second, understanding the PR process and how to effectively reach out to editors and publications with fresh and compelling content. Tune in and learn how to craft compelling narratives and navigate the world of healthcare PR and marketing to make a meaningful impact! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect with and follow Joshua Schneck on LinkedIn. Learn more about Snow Communications on their LinkedIn and website. Call Josh at +1 (612) 709 8500.

The Importance of Human Interaction in Healthcare Innovation with Josh Schneck, President and Founder of Snow Communications

Human interaction still holds great value in the digital age of healthcare innovation. In this episode at HIMSS 2024, Josh Schneck, president and founder of Snow Communications, shares insights into public relations and marketing in healthcare, emphasizing the importance of telling real stories with real benefits rather than simply focusing on buzzwords like AI. He highlights the value of human interaction and learning from others at events like HIMSS. Josh emphasizes two key tips. First, having a clear and unique message that is relevant and differentiated in the market; and second, understanding the PR process and how to effectively reach out to editors and publications with fresh and compelling content. Tune in and learn how to craft compelling narratives and navigate the world of healthcare PR and marketing to make a meaningful impact! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect with and follow Joshua Schneck on LinkedIn. Learn more about Snow Communications on their LinkedIn and website. Call Josh at +1 (612) 709 8500.

Navigating the Future of Life Sciences: Insights from an Industry Leader with Dr. Arda Ural, EY Partner and Americas Market Leader for Life Sciences and Healthcare

Navigating the Future of Life Sciences: Insights from an Industry Leader with Dr. Arda Ural, EY Partner and Americas Market Leader for Life Sciences and Healthcare

Adapting to change and staying informed is essential for success in the rapidly evolving healthcare landscape. In this episode, Dr. Arda Ural shares his expertise on the industry's evolving landscape, drawing from over 30 years of experience spanning Pfizer, biotech, and consulting. He provides valuable insights into the challenges and opportunities in life sciences, discussing the impact of macroeconomic trends, geopolitical shifts, and the transformative potential of AI, while also sharing key lessons learned and how to make a meaningful impact in this vital industry. Tune in and learn how these dynamic forces are shaping the future of healthcare! Resources: Connect with and follow Dr. Arda Ural on LinkedIn.  Learn more about EY on their LinkedIn and website. Buy Marcus Aurelius’ Meditations here.

Navigating the Future of Life Sciences: Insights from an Industry Leader with Dr. Arda Ural, EY Partner and Americas Market Leader for Life Sciences and Healthcare

Adapting to change and staying informed is essential for success in the rapidly evolving healthcare landscape. In this episode, Dr. Arda Ural shares his expertise on the industry's evolving landscape, drawing from over 30 years of experience spanning Pfizer, biotech, and consulting. He provides valuable insights into the challenges and opportunities in life sciences, discussing the impact of macroeconomic trends, geopolitical shifts, and the transformative potential of AI, while also sharing key lessons learned and how to make a meaningful impact in this vital industry. Tune in and learn how these dynamic forces are shaping the future of healthcare! Resources: Connect with and follow Dr. Arda Ural on LinkedIn.  Learn more about EY on their LinkedIn and website. Buy Marcus Aurelius’ Meditations here.

Solving Healthcare's Identity Crisis with Clay Ritchey, the CEO of Verato

Solving Healthcare's Identity Crisis with Clay Ritchey, the CEO of Verato

Reliable patient identity is essential for avoiding duplicate tests and procedures in healthcare. In this episode at HIMSS 2024, Clay Ritchey, the CEO of Verato, explains how Verato specializes in identity solutions for healthcare, ensuring accurate patient information across the care continuum. He highlights the repercussions of identity errors, such as redundant tests and inaccurate risk assessments, emphasizing the crucial role of reliable data in AI-driven healthcare. At HIMSS, he observes a growing awareness of the importance of data quality for successful AI implementation, signaling a shift towards prioritizing identity management. Clay stresses the need for healthcare to harness the full potential of digital transformation by first getting identity right and invites listeners to engage with Verato, underscoring the importance of collaboration in driving healthcare innovation. Tune in and learn how prioritizing identity management can pave the way for more effective AI-driven healthcare! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect and learn more about Clay Ritchey on LinkedIn. Learn more about Verato on their LinkedIn and website. Call Clay at (919) 995-3656.

Solving Healthcare's Identity Crisis with Clay Ritchey, the CEO of Verato

Reliable patient identity is essential for avoiding duplicate tests and procedures in healthcare. In this episode at HIMSS 2024, Clay Ritchey, the CEO of Verato, explains how Verato specializes in identity solutions for healthcare, ensuring accurate patient information across the care continuum. He highlights the repercussions of identity errors, such as redundant tests and inaccurate risk assessments, emphasizing the crucial role of reliable data in AI-driven healthcare. At HIMSS, he observes a growing awareness of the importance of data quality for successful AI implementation, signaling a shift towards prioritizing identity management. Clay stresses the need for healthcare to harness the full potential of digital transformation by first getting identity right and invites listeners to engage with Verato, underscoring the importance of collaboration in driving healthcare innovation. Tune in and learn how prioritizing identity management can pave the way for more effective AI-driven healthcare! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect and learn more about Clay Ritchey on LinkedIn. Learn more about Verato on their LinkedIn and website. Call Clay at (919) 995-3656.

The Power of Consumer Focus in Healthcare Innovation with Joseph O'Brien, Head of Sales for LG Digital Health

The Power of Consumer Focus in Healthcare Innovation with Joseph O'Brien, Head of Sales for LG Digital Health

HIMSS conferences provide invaluable insights and shape the future direction of healthcare initiatives. In this episode, Joseph O'Brien, Head of Sales for LG Digital Health, explains how his company aims to improve patient experience and address care gaps by leveraging its presence in healthcare facilities, particularly through inpatient room TVs. He highlights the importance of HIMSS in shaping their focus and strategy, emphasizing the increasing relevance of "hospital at home" care models, as LG Health plans to extend its solutions to the home setting, aligning with evolving regulations and the desires of aging populations. Despite LG's consumer-oriented reputation, Joe underscores that they prioritize patient-centered approaches to enhance healthcare experiences, especially during transitions from hospital to home. He also encourages healthcare systems to explore partnerships for tailored solutions in AI, interoperability, and home-based care.  Tune in to become an active member in shaping the future of healthcare! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Joseph O’Brien on LinkedIn here. Learn more about LG Digital Health on their website.

The Power of Consumer Focus in Healthcare Innovation with Joseph O'Brien, Head of Sales for LG Digital Health

HIMSS conferences provide invaluable insights and shape the future direction of healthcare initiatives. In this episode, Joseph O'Brien, Head of Sales for LG Digital Health, explains how his company aims to improve patient experience and address care gaps by leveraging its presence in healthcare facilities, particularly through inpatient room TVs. He highlights the importance of HIMSS in shaping their focus and strategy, emphasizing the increasing relevance of "hospital at home" care models, as LG Health plans to extend its solutions to the home setting, aligning with evolving regulations and the desires of aging populations. Despite LG's consumer-oriented reputation, Joe underscores that they prioritize patient-centered approaches to enhance healthcare experiences, especially during transitions from hospital to home. He also encourages healthcare systems to explore partnerships for tailored solutions in AI, interoperability, and home-based care.  Tune in to become an active member in shaping the future of healthcare! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Joseph O’Brien on LinkedIn here. Learn more about LG Digital Health on their website.

A Practical Guide to Incorporating AI in Pharma with Anne Heatherington, R&D Chief Data and Technology Officer at Takeda Pharmaceuticals

A Practical Guide to Incorporating AI in Pharma with Anne Heatherington, R&D Chief Data and Technology Officer at Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Achieving success in digitalizing drug development involves combining knowledge of regulations, a strong foundation in science, and a dedication to innovation. In this episode, Anne Heatherington, R&D Chief Data and Technology Officer at Takeda Pharmaceuticals, delves into Takeda's unique position as a digital biopharmaceutical company and its commitment to values. Takeda, a global biopharmaceutical company, stands out for its patient-centric approach, focusing on patient trust, reputation, and business in decision-making. Dr. Heatherington discusses the incorporation of innovative digital technologies like AI, data lakes, and wearables into the company’s operations. She emphasizes the importance of solving real-world problems with AI rather than just following the hype, highlighting the need for a thoughtful approach considering data privacy, consent, and ethical considerations. Anne also explores Takeda's collaboration with MIT, addressing business problems and developing solutions for neurological diseases like frontotemporal dementia. Finally, she concludes with insights into the skills and competencies required for success in the digital transformation of drug development, emphasizing the importance of curiosity and resilience. Tune in and learn about Takeda's groundbreaking approach to digital transformation in healthcare, leveraging technology to enhance patient outcomes and streamline drug development processes! Resources: Connect with and follow Anne Heatherington on LinkedIn. Follow Takeda on LinkedIn and visit their website.

A Practical Guide to Incorporating AI in Pharma with Anne Heatherington, R&D Chief Data and Technology Officer at Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Achieving success in digitalizing drug development involves combining knowledge of regulations, a strong foundation in science, and a dedication to innovation. In this episode, Anne Heatherington, R&D Chief Data and Technology Officer at Takeda Pharmaceuticals, delves into Takeda's unique position as a digital biopharmaceutical company and its commitment to values. Takeda, a global biopharmaceutical company, stands out for its patient-centric approach, focusing on patient trust, reputation, and business in decision-making. Dr. Heatherington discusses the incorporation of innovative digital technologies like AI, data lakes, and wearables into the company’s operations. She emphasizes the importance of solving real-world problems with AI rather than just following the hype, highlighting the need for a thoughtful approach considering data privacy, consent, and ethical considerations. Anne also explores Takeda's collaboration with MIT, addressing business problems and developing solutions for neurological diseases like frontotemporal dementia. Finally, she concludes with insights into the skills and competencies required for success in the digital transformation of drug development, emphasizing the importance of curiosity and resilience. Tune in and learn about Takeda's groundbreaking approach to digital transformation in healthcare, leveraging technology to enhance patient outcomes and streamline drug development processes! Resources: Connect with and follow Anne Heatherington on LinkedIn. Follow Takeda on LinkedIn and visit their website.

Unlocking the Power of Predictive Analytics in Healthcare with Dr. Paulo Pinho, the Chief Medical and Strategy Officer at Discern Health

Unlocking the Power of Predictive Analytics in Healthcare with Dr. Paulo Pinho, the Chief Medical and Strategy Officer at Discern Health

Predictive analytics can identify and prevent high-cost, high-impact healthcare events. In this episode at HIMSS 2024, Dr. Paulo Pinho, the Chief Medical and Strategy Officer at Discern Health, discusses his team’s role in predicting and preventing complicated medical events like frailty, congestive heart failure, and fall risk. He emphasizes the importance of explainable predictive models and their impact on various stakeholders in healthcare, including patients, caregivers, payers, and providers. He delves into how Discern Health integrates into clinical workflows by providing insights to intervene before patients experience declines in health. Paulo also highlights their focus on Medicare Advantage populations, aiming to improve care management strategies and reduce hospitalizations and readmissions, and the collaborative nature of healthcare innovation, emphasizing patient-centered solutions and the need for technology to alleviate provider burnout.  Tune in and learn how predictive analytics are shaping the future of healthcare to better serve high-risk populations while maintaining a patient-centric approach! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect and learn more about Paulo on LinkedIn. Learn more about Discern Health on their LinkedIn, X, and website.

Unlocking the Power of Predictive Analytics in Healthcare with Dr. Paulo Pinho, the Chief Medical and Strategy Officer at Discern Health

Predictive analytics can identify and prevent high-cost, high-impact healthcare events. In this episode at HIMSS 2024, Dr. Paulo Pinho, the Chief Medical and Strategy Officer at Discern Health, discusses his team’s role in predicting and preventing complicated medical events like frailty, congestive heart failure, and fall risk. He emphasizes the importance of explainable predictive models and their impact on various stakeholders in healthcare, including patients, caregivers, payers, and providers. He delves into how Discern Health integrates into clinical workflows by providing insights to intervene before patients experience declines in health. Paulo also highlights their focus on Medicare Advantage populations, aiming to improve care management strategies and reduce hospitalizations and readmissions, and the collaborative nature of healthcare innovation, emphasizing patient-centered solutions and the need for technology to alleviate provider burnout.  Tune in and learn how predictive analytics are shaping the future of healthcare to better serve high-risk populations while maintaining a patient-centric approach! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect and learn more about Paulo on LinkedIn. Learn more about Discern Health on their LinkedIn, X, and website.

Bringing Innovation to Oral Health Initiatives with Kyle Guerin, Director of Corporate Social Responsibility at Henry Schein

Bringing Innovation to Oral Health Initiatives with Kyle Guerin, Director of Corporate Social Responsibility at Henry Schein

Pivotal advancements in dental practices, from early detection to non-invasive treatments, pave the way for leaps in oral-systemic health. In this episode, Kyle Guerin delves into Henry Schein's commitment to health equity initiatives and its authentic culture, lauding CEO Stanley Bergman for fostering innovation. He also discusses efforts to improve oral healthcare for individuals with special needs and expresses optimism about future oral-systemic health initiatives, highlighting the importance of technology and collaboration. Stay tuned as Kyle shares his vision for advancing oral-systemic health initiatives and harnessing the power of technology and collaboration for positive change! Resources: Learn more about Kyle Guerin here. Learn more about Henry Schein on their LinkedIn and website. Listen to David Kochman’s episode here. Watch the Activated Patient talk here. Watch the entire episode on YouTube and get more details at Think Oral Health.

Bringing Innovation to Oral Health Initiatives with Kyle Guerin, Director of Corporate Social Responsibility at Henry Schein

Pivotal advancements in dental practices, from early detection to non-invasive treatments, pave the way for leaps in oral-systemic health. In this episode, Kyle Guerin delves into Henry Schein's commitment to health equity initiatives and its authentic culture, lauding CEO Stanley Bergman for fostering innovation. He also discusses efforts to improve oral healthcare for individuals with special needs and expresses optimism about future oral-systemic health initiatives, highlighting the importance of technology and collaboration. Stay tuned as Kyle shares his vision for advancing oral-systemic health initiatives and harnessing the power of technology and collaboration for positive change! Resources: Learn more about Kyle Guerin here. Learn more about Henry Schein on their LinkedIn and website. Listen to David Kochman’s episode here. Watch the Activated Patient talk here. Watch the entire episode on YouTube and get more details at Think Oral Health.

The Impact of AI and Digital-First Care on Cost and Outcomes with Aniq Rahman, founder and CEO of Fabric

The Impact of AI and Digital-First Care on Cost and Outcomes with Aniq Rahman, founder and CEO of Fabric

The pandemic made telemedicine essential, turning it into a key aspect of healthcare delivery for a seamless healthcare experience. In this episode of "The Future of AI in Health" podcast series, co-hosts Dr. Jenny Yu and Saul Marquez interview Aniq Rahman, founder and CEO of Fabric, who brings his deep expertise in engineering and entrepreneurship to discuss how AI is reshaping healthcare delivery. Aniq explores the significant changes in telemedicine since the COVID-19 pandemic, the role of AI in improving healthcare workflows, and how technology can drive down costs while enhancing patient and provider experiences. He also highlights the challenges and opportunities in implementing AI within existing healthcare systems and the potential impact on health equity.  Stay tuned as Aniq unpacks these topics and envisions the future of healthcare with a tech-driven approach. Resources:  Check more episodes of this Thought Leadership Series here. Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Aniq Rahman on LinkedIn. Learn more about Fabric on LinkedIn and their website. Connect with and follow Jenny Yu on LinkedIn. Learn more about Healthline Media on LinkedIn and their website.

The Impact of AI and Digital-First Care on Cost and Outcomes with Aniq Rahman, founder and CEO of Fabric

The pandemic made telemedicine essential, turning it into a key aspect of healthcare delivery for a seamless healthcare experience. In this episode of "The Future of AI in Health" podcast series, co-hosts Dr. Jenny Yu and Saul Marquez interview Aniq Rahman, founder and CEO of Fabric, who brings his deep expertise in engineering and entrepreneurship to discuss how AI is reshaping healthcare delivery. Aniq explores the significant changes in telemedicine since the COVID-19 pandemic, the role of AI in improving healthcare workflows, and how technology can drive down costs while enhancing patient and provider experiences. He also highlights the challenges and opportunities in implementing AI within existing healthcare systems and the potential impact on health equity.  Stay tuned as Aniq unpacks these topics and envisions the future of healthcare with a tech-driven approach. Resources:  Check more episodes of this Thought Leadership Series here. Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Aniq Rahman on LinkedIn. Learn more about Fabric on LinkedIn and their website. Connect with and follow Jenny Yu on LinkedIn. Learn more about Healthline Media on LinkedIn and their website.

Harnessing Technology to Build the Care Journey of the Future with Haley Bolton, Corporate Director of Patient Access Support Services at Emory Healthcare

Harnessing Technology to Build the Care Journey of the Future with Haley Bolton, Corporate Director of Patient Access Support Services at Emory Healthcare

The future of healthcare lies in personalized, proactive care models driven by innovative solutions that prioritize patient needs and preferences. In this episode, Haley Bolton discusses patients' struggles with navigating healthcare systems, emphasizing the importance of patient-centered approaches and leveraging technology for self-service options while maintaining personal connections. She also discusses how AI helps streamline processes like sorting patient symptoms and setting appointments, showing Emory Healthcare's commitment to improving health fairness and investing in data and analytics for better decision-making and personalized care. Tune in and learn how innovative solutions are transforming healthcare delivery to better serve patients' needs! Resources: Connect and follow Haley Bolton on LinkedIn. Follow Emory Healthcare on LinkedIn. Discover the Emory Healthcare Website! About Memora Health: Memora Health, the leading intelligent care enablement platform, helps clinicians focus on top-of-license practice while proactively engaging patients along complex care journeys. Memora partners with leading health systems, health plans, and digital health companies to transform the care delivery process for care teams and patients. The company’s platform digitizes and automates high-touch clinical workflows, supercharging care teams by intelligently triaging patient-reported concerns and data to appropriate care team members and providing patients with proactive, two-way communication and support.

Harnessing Technology to Build the Care Journey of the Future with Haley Bolton, Corporate Director of Patient Access Support Services at Emory Healthcare

The future of healthcare lies in personalized, proactive care models driven by innovative solutions that prioritize patient needs and preferences. In this episode, Haley Bolton discusses patients' struggles with navigating healthcare systems, emphasizing the importance of patient-centered approaches and leveraging technology for self-service options while maintaining personal connections. She also discusses how AI helps streamline processes like sorting patient symptoms and setting appointments, showing Emory Healthcare's commitment to improving health fairness and investing in data and analytics for better decision-making and personalized care. Tune in and learn how innovative solutions are transforming healthcare delivery to better serve patients' needs! Resources: Connect and follow Haley Bolton on LinkedIn. Follow Emory Healthcare on LinkedIn. Discover the Emory Healthcare Website! About Memora Health: Memora Health, the leading intelligent care enablement platform, helps clinicians focus on top-of-license practice while proactively engaging patients along complex care journeys. Memora partners with leading health systems, health plans, and digital health companies to transform the care delivery process for care teams and patients. The company’s platform digitizes and automates high-touch clinical workflows, supercharging care teams by intelligently triaging patient-reported concerns and data to appropriate care team members and providing patients with proactive, two-way communication and support.

Practical Steps to Safeguard Hospital Data Revealed with Erik Littlejohn, president and CEO of CloudWave

Practical Steps to Safeguard Hospital Data Revealed with Erik Littlejohn, president and CEO of CloudWave

It's essential to implement technologies and develop policies to reduce cybersecurity risks. In this episode at HIMSS 2024, Erik Littlejohn, president and CEO of CloudWave, highlights the challenges hospitals face in attracting and retaining talent and emphasizes the need for trusted partners like CloudWave. The company provides IT solutions to hospitals, specializing in managed IT, disaster recovery, and cybersecurity, offering services ranging from advisory to managed cybersecurity solutions. Throughout this interview, Erik stresses the importance of starting with an honest assessment of a hospital's cybersecurity posture and developing a roadmap for mitigation. He also advises hospitals not to be paralyzed by fear but to take small, manageable steps toward improving their cybersecurity.  Tune in and learn how CloudWave helps hospitals navigate the complex landscape of cybersecurity threats, providing tailored solutions and guidance to mitigate risks effectively! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here. Connect and learn more about Erik Littlejohn on LinkedIn. Learn more about CloudWave on their LinkedIn and website.

Practical Steps to Safeguard Hospital Data Revealed with Erik Littlejohn, president and CEO of CloudWave

It's essential to implement technologies and develop policies to reduce cybersecurity risks. In this episode at HIMSS 2024, Erik Littlejohn, president and CEO of CloudWave, highlights the challenges hospitals face in attracting and retaining talent and emphasizes the need for trusted partners like CloudWave. The company provides IT solutions to hospitals, specializing in managed IT, disaster recovery, and cybersecurity, offering services ranging from advisory to managed cybersecurity solutions. Throughout this interview, Erik stresses the importance of starting with an honest assessment of a hospital's cybersecurity posture and developing a roadmap for mitigation. He also advises hospitals not to be paralyzed by fear but to take small, manageable steps toward improving their cybersecurity.  Tune in and learn how CloudWave helps hospitals navigate the complex landscape of cybersecurity threats, providing tailored solutions and guidance to mitigate risks effectively! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here. Connect and learn more about Erik Littlejohn on LinkedIn. Learn more about CloudWave on their LinkedIn and website.

Making Healthcare Appointments Hassle-Free with Ed Kenney, Vice President of Business Development at Relatient

Making Healthcare Appointments Hassle-Free with Ed Kenney, Vice President of Business Development at Relatient

Appointment scheduling in healthcare is more than just finding a time; it's about matching patients with the right providers. In this episode at HIMSS 2024, Ed Kenney, Vice President of Business Development at Relatient, discusses his company’s efforts on ambulatory care physicians and their specialty-focused scheduling platform. Relatient recently won the Best in KLAS award for patient self-scheduling, recognizing their dedication to improving patient experiences in healthcare by ensuring accurate patient scheduling and maximizing physician utilization. Ed highlights the importance of matching patients with the right providers to minimize cancellations and optimize appointment times and explains how their platform differs from simpler scheduling tools like Calendly, emphasizing the importance of tailored scheduling for healthcare needs. Attending HIMSS, he is seeking strategic partnerships to enhance Relatient's offerings, whether through reseller agreements, integrations, or mergers.  Tune in and learn how Relatient's innovative approach to scheduling can benefit your healthcare organization and improve patient care! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect and learn more about Ed on LinkedIn. Learn more about Relatient on their LinkedIn and website.

Making Healthcare Appointments Hassle-Free with Ed Kenney, Vice President of Business Development at Relatient

Appointment scheduling in healthcare is more than just finding a time; it's about matching patients with the right providers. In this episode at HIMSS 2024, Ed Kenney, Vice President of Business Development at Relatient, discusses his company’s efforts on ambulatory care physicians and their specialty-focused scheduling platform. Relatient recently won the Best in KLAS award for patient self-scheduling, recognizing their dedication to improving patient experiences in healthcare by ensuring accurate patient scheduling and maximizing physician utilization. Ed highlights the importance of matching patients with the right providers to minimize cancellations and optimize appointment times and explains how their platform differs from simpler scheduling tools like Calendly, emphasizing the importance of tailored scheduling for healthcare needs. Attending HIMSS, he is seeking strategic partnerships to enhance Relatient's offerings, whether through reseller agreements, integrations, or mergers.  Tune in and learn how Relatient's innovative approach to scheduling can benefit your healthcare organization and improve patient care! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect and learn more about Ed on LinkedIn. Learn more about Relatient on their LinkedIn and website.

Clarify Health's Award-Winning Payer Solutions Revolutionizing Healthcare Analytics with Dr. Neechi Mosha, the Senior Vice President of Growth, and John Barzydlo, the Vice President of Customer Success at Clarify

Clarify Health's Award-Winning Payer Solutions Revolutionizing Healthcare Analytics with Dr. Neechi Mosha, the Senior Vice President of Growth, and John Barzydlo, the Vice President of Customer Success at Clarify

Clarify Health's access to extensive claims data offers boundless possibilities for insights, patient care, and market understanding. In this episode, Dr. Neechi Mosha, the Senior Vice President of Growth, and John Barzydlo, the Vice President of Customer Success, share some exciting updates and insights about Clarify Health's recent accomplishments. Throughout this interview, they discuss how the organization's mission is driving improvements in healthcare and the impact of their new claims data partner, which will provide one of the largest claims datasets in the country. Neechi and John also talk about the upcoming developments in the healthcare space, including the implementation of standardized templates for price transparency information by CMS. Tune in to learn more about how Clarify Health is making strides in providing valuable insights to the healthcare ecosystem.  Resources: Watch the entire episode here. Connect with and follow Dr. Neechi Mosha on LinkedIn. Connect with and follow John Barzydlo on LinkedIn. Visit the Clarify Health Solutions on LinkedIn and its Website.

Clarify Health's Award-Winning Payer Solutions Revolutionizing Healthcare Analytics with Dr. Neechi Mosha, the Senior Vice President of Growth, and John Barzydlo, the Vice President of Customer Success at Clarify

Clarify Health's access to extensive claims data offers boundless possibilities for insights, patient care, and market understanding. In this episode, Dr. Neechi Mosha, the Senior Vice President of Growth, and John Barzydlo, the Vice President of Customer Success, share some exciting updates and insights about Clarify Health's recent accomplishments. Throughout this interview, they discuss how the organization's mission is driving improvements in healthcare and the impact of their new claims data partner, which will provide one of the largest claims datasets in the country. Neechi and John also talk about the upcoming developments in the healthcare space, including the implementation of standardized templates for price transparency information by CMS. Tune in to learn more about how Clarify Health is making strides in providing valuable insights to the healthcare ecosystem.  Resources: Watch the entire episode here. Connect with and follow Dr. Neechi Mosha on LinkedIn. Connect with and follow John Barzydlo on LinkedIn. Visit the Clarify Health Solutions on LinkedIn and its Website.

The Role of Digital Health In Elevating Patient Experience with Dr. Byron Crowe, Chief Medical Officer at Solera Health

The Role of Digital Health In Elevating Patient Experience with Dr. Byron Crowe, Chief Medical Officer at Solera Health

The next decade is a tremendous learning opportunity for those invested in digital health solutions. In this episode, Dr. Byron Crowe, Chief Medical Officer at Solera Health, shares his journey inspired by a desire to improve health systems at scale. Byron emphasizes the need to rethink chronic health conditions, affecting six out of ten US adults, highlighting the transformative potential of Solera Health’s HALO platform. The platform facilitates quicker access to tailored solutions and measures outcomes for clinically important improvements. Byron urges listeners to expand their ideas of what's possible with digital health, emphasizing the upcoming decade as a learning opportunity for those invested in innovative solutions. Tune in and learn how Solera Health, under Dr. Byron Crowe's guidance, is shaping the future of healthcare with integrated patient-centric digital health solutions! Resources: Connect with and follow Byron Crowe on LinkedIn. Follow Solera Health on LinkedIn. Visit the Solera Health website here. Get a copy of The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande here.

The Role of Digital Health In Elevating Patient Experience with Dr. Byron Crowe, Chief Medical Officer at Solera Health

The next decade is a tremendous learning opportunity for those invested in digital health solutions. In this episode, Dr. Byron Crowe, Chief Medical Officer at Solera Health, shares his journey inspired by a desire to improve health systems at scale. Byron emphasizes the need to rethink chronic health conditions, affecting six out of ten US adults, highlighting the transformative potential of Solera Health’s HALO platform. The platform facilitates quicker access to tailored solutions and measures outcomes for clinically important improvements. Byron urges listeners to expand their ideas of what's possible with digital health, emphasizing the upcoming decade as a learning opportunity for those invested in innovative solutions. Tune in and learn how Solera Health, under Dr. Byron Crowe's guidance, is shaping the future of healthcare with integrated patient-centric digital health solutions! Resources: Connect with and follow Byron Crowe on LinkedIn. Follow Solera Health on LinkedIn. Visit the Solera Health website here. Get a copy of The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande here.

A Game-Changer for Heart Health with Dr. David Albert, Chief Medical Officer and founder of AliveCor

A Game-Changer for Heart Health with Dr. David Albert, Chief Medical Officer and founder of AliveCor

Direct communication between patients and cardiologists through smartphone technology has revolutionized heart health monitoring. In this episode at ACC.24, Dr. David Albert, Chief Medical Officer and founder of AliveCor, shares the journey of his company revolutionizing cardiology with innovative technology reaching over 250 million ECGs from 5 million individuals across 40 countries in 15 years. AliveCor's devices empower consumers with FDA-cleared medical products, allowing them to personally monitor their heart health anytime, anywhere, fulfilling the need for direct patient-cardiologist communication through smartphone and wireless technology. He discusses the pivotal role of AI in healthcare when augmenting medical professionals' capabilities amidst a shortage of cardiologists, and enhancing patient engagement and compliance. Dr. Albert also urges listeners to prioritize their health, utilize tools like AliveCor's Kardia brand for proactive heart monitoring, and engage with healthcare professionals regularly.  Join Dr. David Albert as he dives into AliveCor's journey, the future of AI in heart health, and the importance of proactive monitoring for everyone! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Follow and connect with David Albert on LinkedIn. Learn more about AliveCor on their LinkedIn and website. Discover more about AliveCor's Kardia brand on their website.

A Game-Changer for Heart Health with Dr. David Albert, Chief Medical Officer and founder of AliveCor

Direct communication between patients and cardiologists through smartphone technology has revolutionized heart health monitoring. In this episode at ACC.24, Dr. David Albert, Chief Medical Officer and founder of AliveCor, shares the journey of his company revolutionizing cardiology with innovative technology reaching over 250 million ECGs from 5 million individuals across 40 countries in 15 years. AliveCor's devices empower consumers with FDA-cleared medical products, allowing them to personally monitor their heart health anytime, anywhere, fulfilling the need for direct patient-cardiologist communication through smartphone and wireless technology. He discusses the pivotal role of AI in healthcare when augmenting medical professionals' capabilities amidst a shortage of cardiologists, and enhancing patient engagement and compliance. Dr. Albert also urges listeners to prioritize their health, utilize tools like AliveCor's Kardia brand for proactive heart monitoring, and engage with healthcare professionals regularly.  Join Dr. David Albert as he dives into AliveCor's journey, the future of AI in heart health, and the importance of proactive monitoring for everyone! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Follow and connect with David Albert on LinkedIn. Learn more about AliveCor on their LinkedIn and website. Discover more about AliveCor's Kardia brand on their website.

The Power of Prevention: Colgate’s Insights into Oral Health Economics with Dr. Maria Ryan, Chief Clinical Officer at Colgate-Palmolive

The Power of Prevention: Colgate’s Insights into Oral Health Economics with Dr. Maria Ryan, Chief Clinical Officer at Colgate-Palmolive

Education about oral health is essential, as some individuals are unaware that cavities constitute a disease. In this episode, Dr. Maria Ryan, Chief Clinical Officer at Colgate-Palmolive, discusses the innovative approaches Colgate takes to oral health, like the use of arginine as a new tool alongside fluoride for reducing caries risk. She explores integrating oral health with overall healthcare, highlighting economic benefits, promoting collaboration between medical and dental professionals, and stressing the importance of educating both professionals and the public on oral-systemic health connections.  Tune in and learn how oral health is not just about brushing teeth but can impact overall well-being and quality of life! Resources: Learn more about Maria Ryan here. Learn more about Colgate-Palmolive on their LinkedIn and website. Discover more about Colage’s Know Your OQ program here. Check out the Think Oral Health website for more episodes!

The Power of Prevention: Colgate’s Insights into Oral Health Economics with Dr. Maria Ryan, Chief Clinical Officer at Colgate-Palmolive

Education about oral health is essential, as some individuals are unaware that cavities constitute a disease. In this episode, Dr. Maria Ryan, Chief Clinical Officer at Colgate-Palmolive, discusses the innovative approaches Colgate takes to oral health, like the use of arginine as a new tool alongside fluoride for reducing caries risk. She explores integrating oral health with overall healthcare, highlighting economic benefits, promoting collaboration between medical and dental professionals, and stressing the importance of educating both professionals and the public on oral-systemic health connections.  Tune in and learn how oral health is not just about brushing teeth but can impact overall well-being and quality of life! Resources: Learn more about Maria Ryan here. Learn more about Colgate-Palmolive on their LinkedIn and website. Discover more about Colage’s Know Your OQ program here. Check out the Think Oral Health website for more episodes!

Cybersecurity and Innovation: A Delicate Dance in Healthcare with Janice Reese, Director of Strategic Partnerships at NetworkPDF Cloud

Cybersecurity and Innovation: A Delicate Dance in Healthcare with Janice Reese, Director of Strategic Partnerships at NetworkPDF Cloud

There is a paradigm of controlling the electronic health record and allowing people to make appropriate changes. In this thought-provoking episode, Janice Reese delves into the challenges of connecting data and systems, the impact of cybersecurity on innovation, and the potential of cloud technology and AI in shaping the future of healthcare delivery. She shares insights on healthcare innovation, emphasizing data security, and discussing industry news, standards, and strategies for a proactive, preventative, and value-based care system. Join the discussion and learn how to navigate the complex landscape of healthcare innovation while maintaining a strong focus on data security! Resources: Connect with and follow Janice Reese on LinkedIn.  Email Janice directly here.

Cybersecurity and Innovation: A Delicate Dance in Healthcare with Janice Reese, Director of Strategic Partnerships at NetworkPDF Cloud

There is a paradigm of controlling the electronic health record and allowing people to make appropriate changes. In this thought-provoking episode, Janice Reese delves into the challenges of connecting data and systems, the impact of cybersecurity on innovation, and the potential of cloud technology and AI in shaping the future of healthcare delivery. She shares insights on healthcare innovation, emphasizing data security, and discussing industry news, standards, and strategies for a proactive, preventative, and value-based care system. Join the discussion and learn how to navigate the complex landscape of healthcare innovation while maintaining a strong focus on data security! Resources: Connect with and follow Janice Reese on LinkedIn.  Email Janice directly here.

The Heart is Where the Tech is with Filip Peters, CEO and founder of Acorai

The Heart is Where the Tech is with Filip Peters, CEO and founder of Acorai

Acorai is revolutionizing heart failure management with a pioneering non-invasive device, overcoming the challenges of inadequate monitoring tools. In this episode, Filip Peters, CEO and founder of Acorai, shares transformative insights on navigating the complexities of medical device development, particularly in heart failure management. He explains how Acorai specializes in a groundbreaking, non-invasive heart failure monitoring device aiming to revolutionize patient care. Having transitioned from a career in finance and machine learning to healthcare technology, Filip brings a unique perspective on the complexities of healthcare innovation. He shares his journey through the trials of product development and regulatory navigation in the MedTech space, as well as insights into overcoming the challenges of rapid company growth and keeping focus amidst potential distractions.  Join this episode to learn from Filip Peters about the intricacies of bringing transformative medical technology to market. Resources:  Find out more about the Esper thought leadership series here. Connect with and follow Filip Peters on LinkedIn. Learn more about Acorai on LinkedIn and the website. Learn more about Esper on LinkedIn and their website.

The Heart is Where the Tech is with Filip Peters, CEO and founder of Acorai

Acorai is revolutionizing heart failure management with a pioneering non-invasive device, overcoming the challenges of inadequate monitoring tools. In this episode, Filip Peters, CEO and founder of Acorai, shares transformative insights on navigating the complexities of medical device development, particularly in heart failure management. He explains how Acorai specializes in a groundbreaking, non-invasive heart failure monitoring device aiming to revolutionize patient care. Having transitioned from a career in finance and machine learning to healthcare technology, Filip brings a unique perspective on the complexities of healthcare innovation. He shares his journey through the trials of product development and regulatory navigation in the MedTech space, as well as insights into overcoming the challenges of rapid company growth and keeping focus amidst potential distractions.  Join this episode to learn from Filip Peters about the intricacies of bringing transformative medical technology to market. Resources:  Find out more about the Esper thought leadership series here. Connect with and follow Filip Peters on LinkedIn. Learn more about Acorai on LinkedIn and the website. Learn more about Esper on LinkedIn and their website.

Keys to Successful AI Adoption with Jeffrey Sullivan, Chief Technology Officer at Consensus Cloud Solutions

Keys to Successful AI Adoption with Jeffrey Sullivan, Chief Technology Officer at Consensus Cloud Solutions

Moving from excitement to adoption, AI is now about solving real-world problems. In this episode, Jeffrey Sullivan, Chief Technology Officer at Consensus Cloud Solutions, discusses his 25 years of experience in technology and regulated industries, highlighting Consensus Cloud Solutions' focus on secure data exchange in regulated sectors like healthcare. Attending HIMSS, Jeff notes the evolution of artificial intelligence (AI) from excitement to adoption, emphasizing its application in solving real-world problems and improving patient outcomes, stressing the importance of understanding AI's potential. Moreover, he introduces DirectTrust's initiative for creating ANSI standards for interoperable, secure cloud faxing in healthcare, likening it to the impact of the Direct Secure Messaging protocol on email in healthcare. Jeff also urges participation in this consensus-building process to advance standards and improve faxing practices in the industry. Tune in to the full episode for insightful discussions on technology adoption in healthcare and opportunities for industry involvement! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect with and follow Jeff on LinkedIn here. Learn more about Consensus Cloud Solutions on their LinkedIn and website. Discover more about the Interoperable Secure Cloud Fax by Direct Trust here.

Keys to Successful AI Adoption with Jeffrey Sullivan, Chief Technology Officer at Consensus Cloud Solutions

Moving from excitement to adoption, AI is now about solving real-world problems. In this episode, Jeffrey Sullivan, Chief Technology Officer at Consensus Cloud Solutions, discusses his 25 years of experience in technology and regulated industries, highlighting Consensus Cloud Solutions' focus on secure data exchange in regulated sectors like healthcare. Attending HIMSS, Jeff notes the evolution of artificial intelligence (AI) from excitement to adoption, emphasizing its application in solving real-world problems and improving patient outcomes, stressing the importance of understanding AI's potential. Moreover, he introduces DirectTrust's initiative for creating ANSI standards for interoperable, secure cloud faxing in healthcare, likening it to the impact of the Direct Secure Messaging protocol on email in healthcare. Jeff also urges participation in this consensus-building process to advance standards and improve faxing practices in the industry. Tune in to the full episode for insightful discussions on technology adoption in healthcare and opportunities for industry involvement! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect with and follow Jeff on LinkedIn here. Learn more about Consensus Cloud Solutions on their LinkedIn and website. Discover more about the Interoperable Secure Cloud Fax by Direct Trust here.

Empowering Healthcare Transformation Through AI Insights with Joe Moscola, Executive Vice President of Enterprise System Operations at Northwell Health

Empowering Healthcare Transformation Through AI Insights with Joe Moscola, Executive Vice President of Enterprise System Operations at Northwell Health

AI offers the promise of democratizing data and insights, but caution is needed to ensure quality and patient safety. In this episode, Joe Moscola, Executive Vice President of Enterprise System Operations at Northwell Health, discusses the significant digital transformation Northwell is undergoing, focusing on patient-centered care and personalized experiences. Joe emphasizes leveraging technology, particularly artificial intelligence (AI), to improve patient outcomes and operational efficiency, underscoring various applications of AI in healthcare, from imaging for secondary findings to addressing maternal mortality disparities. He explains how Northwell prioritizes patient data security when implementing AI tech, focusing on Cloud solutions and cautious data usage, and also addresses interoperability challenges by prioritizing enterprise-grade solutions and overhauling their intake process. In this conversation, Joe also emphasizes the importance of prioritizing AI initiatives aligned with organizational goals while maintaining control over the influx of new technologies.  Listen to this insightful interview and learn more about Northwell's innovative approach to healthcare transformation! Resources:  Connect with and follow Joe on LinkedIn here. Learn more about Northwell Health on LinkedIn and their website.

Empowering Healthcare Transformation Through AI Insights with Joe Moscola, Executive Vice President of Enterprise System Operations at Northwell Health

AI offers the promise of democratizing data and insights, but caution is needed to ensure quality and patient safety. In this episode, Joe Moscola, Executive Vice President of Enterprise System Operations at Northwell Health, discusses the significant digital transformation Northwell is undergoing, focusing on patient-centered care and personalized experiences. Joe emphasizes leveraging technology, particularly artificial intelligence (AI), to improve patient outcomes and operational efficiency, underscoring various applications of AI in healthcare, from imaging for secondary findings to addressing maternal mortality disparities. He explains how Northwell prioritizes patient data security when implementing AI tech, focusing on Cloud solutions and cautious data usage, and also addresses interoperability challenges by prioritizing enterprise-grade solutions and overhauling their intake process. In this conversation, Joe also emphasizes the importance of prioritizing AI initiatives aligned with organizational goals while maintaining control over the influx of new technologies.  Listen to this insightful interview and learn more about Northwell's innovative approach to healthcare transformation! Resources:  Connect with and follow Joe on LinkedIn here. Learn more about Northwell Health on LinkedIn and their website.

How Technology is Revolutionizing Healthcare Purchases with Caroline Pearson, the Executive Director at Peterson Health Technology Institute

How Technology is Revolutionizing Healthcare Purchases with Caroline Pearson, the Executive Director at Peterson Health Technology Institute

Technology should be part of the solution, driving better outcomes and greater efficiency in healthcare. In this episode, Caroline Pearson, the Executive Director at Peterson Health Technology Institute, discusses the importance of raising the bar for digital health purchasing. Caroline explains how PHTI engages with stakeholders, including health plans, employers, providers, and clinical advisors, to ensure their evaluations are comprehensive and beneficial. She also emphasizes the need for innovation in technology adoption, especially after the COVID-19 pandemic, and the importance of strong evidence supporting digital health solutions. Finally, Caroline urges the industry to evolve its approach to digital health, emphasizing the necessity for robust evidence to drive the next generation of healthcare delivery. Tune in and learn how PHTI is cutting through the noise and championing evidence-backed digital health solutions! Resources: Connect with and follow Caroline Pearson on LinkedIn. Follow Peterson Healthcare Technology Institute on LinkedIn and visit their website.

How Technology is Revolutionizing Healthcare Purchases with Caroline Pearson, the Executive Director at Peterson Health Technology Institute

Technology should be part of the solution, driving better outcomes and greater efficiency in healthcare. In this episode, Caroline Pearson, the Executive Director at Peterson Health Technology Institute, discusses the importance of raising the bar for digital health purchasing. Caroline explains how PHTI engages with stakeholders, including health plans, employers, providers, and clinical advisors, to ensure their evaluations are comprehensive and beneficial. She also emphasizes the need for innovation in technology adoption, especially after the COVID-19 pandemic, and the importance of strong evidence supporting digital health solutions. Finally, Caroline urges the industry to evolve its approach to digital health, emphasizing the necessity for robust evidence to drive the next generation of healthcare delivery. Tune in and learn how PHTI is cutting through the noise and championing evidence-backed digital health solutions! Resources: Connect with and follow Caroline Pearson on LinkedIn. Follow Peterson Healthcare Technology Institute on LinkedIn and visit their website.

Preventing Muscle Loss: A Breakthrough in Obesity Treatment with Dr. Rami Bailony, co-founder and CEO of Enara Health

Preventing Muscle Loss: A Breakthrough in Obesity Treatment with Dr. Rami Bailony, co-founder and CEO of Enara Health

AI technology is aiding in early disease detection and patient engagement, making it a game-changer in healthcare. In this episode at ACC.24, Dr. Rami Bailony, co-founder and CEO of Enara Health, discusses the importance of comprehensive care in managing chronic diseases like obesity, emphasizing how the company's platform integrates virtual obesity management into primary and cardiology care. He also highlights Enara’s partnership with InBody to personalize patient programs, reducing muscle loss and optimizing outcomes, especially for those on GLP-1 medications. Dr. Bailony shares insights from ACC.24 as well, emphasizing the need for holistic care models and the potential of AI in cardiac care, from early disease detection to patient engagement and cost reduction. Tune in and learn how comprehensive care and technology are transforming cardiac care for the better! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here. Follow and connect with Rami Bailony on LinkedIn. Learn more about Enara Health on their LinkedIn and website.

Preventing Muscle Loss: A Breakthrough in Obesity Treatment with Dr. Rami Bailony, co-founder and CEO of Enara Health

AI technology is aiding in early disease detection and patient engagement, making it a game-changer in healthcare. In this episode at ACC.24, Dr. Rami Bailony, co-founder and CEO of Enara Health, discusses the importance of comprehensive care in managing chronic diseases like obesity, emphasizing how the company's platform integrates virtual obesity management into primary and cardiology care. He also highlights Enara’s partnership with InBody to personalize patient programs, reducing muscle loss and optimizing outcomes, especially for those on GLP-1 medications. Dr. Bailony shares insights from ACC.24 as well, emphasizing the need for holistic care models and the potential of AI in cardiac care, from early disease detection to patient engagement and cost reduction. Tune in and learn how comprehensive care and technology are transforming cardiac care for the better! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here. Follow and connect with Rami Bailony on LinkedIn. Learn more about Enara Health on their LinkedIn and website.

Generative AI in the Face of Health Misinformation: A Friend or Foe as a Tool for Public Health Communications with Dr. Geeta Nayyar

Generative AI in the Face of Health Misinformation: A Friend or Foe as a Tool for Public Health Communications with Dr. Geeta Nayyar

Misinformation in health decisions can have life-threatening consequences, underscoring the critical importance of accuracy in guiding life-changing choices. In the third episode of "The Future of AI in Health" podcast series, hosts Dr. Jenny Yu and Saul Marquez interview Dr. Geeta Nayyar, author of Dead Wrong, about how misinformation affects public health and the steps leaders can take to combat it. Dr. G highlights the urgency of addressing misinformation, especially in the context of a post-pandemic world where mistrust in healthcare establishments remains high. Throughout the conversation, she sheds light on the urgency of addressing these challenges through better communication strategies and technology. From leveraging AI and social media for good to acknowledging the historical mistrust in healthcare, Dr. G offers a profound insight into how technology and human insight must align to improve health communication and regain public trust.  Tune in, navigate the complexities of health misinformation, and discover actionable strategies for healthcare leaders and consumers alike to foster a more informed public. Resources:  Connect with and follow Dr. Geeta Nayyar on LinkedIn and her website. Watch the entire interview here.  Learn more about the book Dead Wrong here. Connect with and follow Jenny Yu on LinkedIn. Learn more about Healthline Media on LinkedIn and their website.

Generative AI in the Face of Health Misinformation: A Friend or Foe as a Tool for Public Health Communications with Dr. Geeta Nayyar

Misinformation in health decisions can have life-threatening consequences, underscoring the critical importance of accuracy in guiding life-changing choices. In the third episode of "The Future of AI in Health" podcast series, hosts Dr. Jenny Yu and Saul Marquez interview Dr. Geeta Nayyar, author of Dead Wrong, about how misinformation affects public health and the steps leaders can take to combat it. Dr. G highlights the urgency of addressing misinformation, especially in the context of a post-pandemic world where mistrust in healthcare establishments remains high. Throughout the conversation, she sheds light on the urgency of addressing these challenges through better communication strategies and technology. From leveraging AI and social media for good to acknowledging the historical mistrust in healthcare, Dr. G offers a profound insight into how technology and human insight must align to improve health communication and regain public trust.  Tune in, navigate the complexities of health misinformation, and discover actionable strategies for healthcare leaders and consumers alike to foster a more informed public. Resources:  Connect with and follow Dr. Geeta Nayyar on LinkedIn and her website. Watch the entire interview here.  Learn more about the book Dead Wrong here. Connect with and follow Jenny Yu on LinkedIn. Learn more about Healthline Media on LinkedIn and their website.

Saving Lives and Costs: The Tele911 Approach to Triage and Treatment with Ramon Lizardo, CEO of Tele911

Saving Lives and Costs: The Tele911 Approach to Triage and Treatment with Ramon Lizardo, CEO of Tele911

By focusing on repeatable, monetizable, and scalable growth, Tele911 has saved over 50% on health plans. In this episode, Ramon Lizardo, CEO of Tele911, sheds light on their groundbreaking initiative, connecting patients with emergency physicians swiftly via 911 calls, aiming to triage patients effectively, especially those seeking dental care, to reduce unnecessary ER visits and reshape healthcare delivery. He also underscores the importance of insurers understanding the impact of dental issues on value-based care, and advocates for preventative measures to curb costly ER visits.  Tune in and learn how Tele911 is bridging the gap between emergency medicine and preventative care while urging stakeholders to collaborate for a healthier future! Resources: Learn more about Ramon here. Learn more about Tele911 on their LinkedIn and website. Contact Ramon via email here. Read Mariya Filipova’s Forbes article, Oral Health is the Missing Piece, here!

Saving Lives and Costs: The Tele911 Approach to Triage and Treatment with Ramon Lizardo, CEO of Tele911

By focusing on repeatable, monetizable, and scalable growth, Tele911 has saved over 50% on health plans. In this episode, Ramon Lizardo, CEO of Tele911, sheds light on their groundbreaking initiative, connecting patients with emergency physicians swiftly via 911 calls, aiming to triage patients effectively, especially those seeking dental care, to reduce unnecessary ER visits and reshape healthcare delivery. He also underscores the importance of insurers understanding the impact of dental issues on value-based care, and advocates for preventative measures to curb costly ER visits.  Tune in and learn how Tele911 is bridging the gap between emergency medicine and preventative care while urging stakeholders to collaborate for a healthier future! Resources: Learn more about Ramon here. Learn more about Tele911 on their LinkedIn and website. Contact Ramon via email here. Read Mariya Filipova’s Forbes article, Oral Health is the Missing Piece, here!

Building Sustainable Home-Based Care Models with Dr. Gregory Goodman Medical Director at Maribel Health

Building Sustainable Home-Based Care Models with Dr. Gregory Goodman Medical Director at Maribel Health

Leveraging technology to optimize workflows and scale home-based care efficiently is crucial for success in modern healthcare. In this episode, Dr. Gregory Goodman Medical Director at Maribel Health, delves into the transformative impact of home-based care in the healthcare ecosystem. He and his team at Maribel Health, focus on making the home the center of healthcare, offering expertise and tools to large healthcare organizations to deliver exceptional care at home. Throughout this interview, Greg discusses the strategic partnership approach Maribel takes, emphasizing long-term commitment and sustainability. He also highlights the importance of technology in optimizing workflows, scaling home-based care efficiently, and building deep connections with patients and families in their home environment. Tune in and learn how home-centered care is revolutionizing healthcare delivery! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect with and follow Gregory on LinkedIn here. Learn more about Maribel Health on LinkedIn and their website. Subscribe to Greg’s podcast here.

Building Sustainable Home-Based Care Models with Dr. Gregory Goodman Medical Director at Maribel Health

Leveraging technology to optimize workflows and scale home-based care efficiently is crucial for success in modern healthcare. In this episode, Dr. Gregory Goodman Medical Director at Maribel Health, delves into the transformative impact of home-based care in the healthcare ecosystem. He and his team at Maribel Health, focus on making the home the center of healthcare, offering expertise and tools to large healthcare organizations to deliver exceptional care at home. Throughout this interview, Greg discusses the strategic partnership approach Maribel takes, emphasizing long-term commitment and sustainability. He also highlights the importance of technology in optimizing workflows, scaling home-based care efficiently, and building deep connections with patients and families in their home environment. Tune in and learn how home-centered care is revolutionizing healthcare delivery! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect with and follow Gregory on LinkedIn here. Learn more about Maribel Health on LinkedIn and their website. Subscribe to Greg’s podcast here.

Simplifying Holistic Chronic Care Management with Dr. Arti Masturzo, the Chief Medical Officer at CCS

Simplifying Holistic Chronic Care Management with Dr. Arti Masturzo, the Chief Medical Officer at CCS

Remembering that healthcare is a privilege and approaching it with a heart makes our community healthier. In this episode, Dr. Arti Masturzo, the Chief Medical Officer at CCS, shares insights into her journey in healthcare, the innovative work being done at CCS, and the impact of value-based care transformation. She discusses the unique services offered by CCS, emphasizing the company's approach to healthcare provider support, personalized patient education, and addressing social determinants of health. Arti also delves into the company's evolution and the importance of continuously adding value to the healthcare ecosystem. Moreover, she reflects on the impact of AI and the privilege of contributing to better healthcare outcomes.  Tune in to gain insightful perspectives on healthcare innovation from Dr. Arti's wealth of experience in the industry. Resources: Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Arti on LinkedIn. Follow CCS on LinkedIn and visit their website.

Simplifying Holistic Chronic Care Management with Dr. Arti Masturzo, the Chief Medical Officer at CCS

Remembering that healthcare is a privilege and approaching it with a heart makes our community healthier. In this episode, Dr. Arti Masturzo, the Chief Medical Officer at CCS, shares insights into her journey in healthcare, the innovative work being done at CCS, and the impact of value-based care transformation. She discusses the unique services offered by CCS, emphasizing the company's approach to healthcare provider support, personalized patient education, and addressing social determinants of health. Arti also delves into the company's evolution and the importance of continuously adding value to the healthcare ecosystem. Moreover, she reflects on the impact of AI and the privilege of contributing to better healthcare outcomes.  Tune in to gain insightful perspectives on healthcare innovation from Dr. Arti's wealth of experience in the industry. Resources: Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Arti on LinkedIn. Follow CCS on LinkedIn and visit their website.

Ensuring Data Security in Healthcare Technologies with Matt Lentine, Skip Vish, and Mark Hardin, healthcare leaders from Upland Software

Ensuring Data Security in Healthcare Technologies with Matt Lentine, Skip Vish, and Mark Hardin, healthcare leaders from Upland Software

Even with AI-generated content, human review is crucial for accuracy. In this episode at HIMSS 2024, Saul Marquez interviews Matt Lentine, Skip Vish, and Mark Hardin, healthcare leaders from Upland Software, who highlight the significance of AI and machine learning in healthcare solutions. They discuss healthcare automation with Qvidian (proposals), gen-AI content management, and secure faxing (InterFAX), emphasizing their integration into their company’s offerings. Security emerges as a critical concern throughout the conversation, with the team stressing the importance of secure implementation and data protection measures. Mark, Skip, and Matt also underscore how timely access to relevant information improves workflow efficiency and draw attention to how healthcare technology solutions must comply with strict privacy regulations. Tune in to learn more about how Upland Software to hear how Upland Software is leveraging AI and automation to revolutionize healthcare workflows! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Matt Lentine on LinkedIn. Connect with and follow Skip Vish on LinkedIn.  Connect with and follow Mark Hardin on LinkedIn.  Learn more about Upland Software on their LinkedIn and website.

Ensuring Data Security in Healthcare Technologies with Matt Lentine, Skip Vish, and Mark Hardin, healthcare leaders from Upland Software

Even with AI-generated content, human review is crucial for accuracy. In this episode at HIMSS 2024, Saul Marquez interviews Matt Lentine, Skip Vish, and Mark Hardin, healthcare leaders from Upland Software, who highlight the significance of AI and machine learning in healthcare solutions. They discuss healthcare automation with Qvidian (proposals), gen-AI content management, and secure faxing (InterFAX), emphasizing their integration into their company’s offerings. Security emerges as a critical concern throughout the conversation, with the team stressing the importance of secure implementation and data protection measures. Mark, Skip, and Matt also underscore how timely access to relevant information improves workflow efficiency and draw attention to how healthcare technology solutions must comply with strict privacy regulations. Tune in to learn more about how Upland Software to hear how Upland Software is leveraging AI and automation to revolutionize healthcare workflows! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Matt Lentine on LinkedIn. Connect with and follow Skip Vish on LinkedIn.  Connect with and follow Mark Hardin on LinkedIn.  Learn more about Upland Software on their LinkedIn and website.

Simplifying Healthcare: A Unified Platform for Members with Owen Tripp, Co-founder of Included Health

Simplifying Healthcare: A Unified Platform for Members with Owen Tripp, Co-founder of Included Health

Healthcare needs innovation to ensure personalized and accessible care for everyone. In this episode, Owen Tripp, Co-founder of Included Health, shares his journey from Silicon Valley to founding Included Health, driven by a passion for leveraging technology to transform healthcare. Owen’s and his team’s mission is to provide seamless virtual care services and navigation. He emphasizes the need for a member-focused approach in healthcare, where the platform simplifies access to personalized care, breaking away from fragmented systems. Owen delves into the challenges employers and health plans face in delivering integrated care experiences and highlights the importance of sustainability in healthcare innovation. Finally, Owen encourages healthcare leaders to persist in their efforts, emphasizing the significance of doing everything at scale. Tune in and learn how healthcare leaders like Owen are revolutionizing healthcare with a simple, unified experience that prioritizes individual well-being over administrative hurdles! Resources: Connect with and follow Owen Tripp on LinkedIn. Follow Included Health on LinkedIn and visit their website.

Simplifying Healthcare: A Unified Platform for Members with Owen Tripp, Co-founder of Included Health

Healthcare needs innovation to ensure personalized and accessible care for everyone. In this episode, Owen Tripp, Co-founder of Included Health, shares his journey from Silicon Valley to founding Included Health, driven by a passion for leveraging technology to transform healthcare. Owen’s and his team’s mission is to provide seamless virtual care services and navigation. He emphasizes the need for a member-focused approach in healthcare, where the platform simplifies access to personalized care, breaking away from fragmented systems. Owen delves into the challenges employers and health plans face in delivering integrated care experiences and highlights the importance of sustainability in healthcare innovation. Finally, Owen encourages healthcare leaders to persist in their efforts, emphasizing the significance of doing everything at scale. Tune in and learn how healthcare leaders like Owen are revolutionizing healthcare with a simple, unified experience that prioritizes individual well-being over administrative hurdles! Resources: Connect with and follow Owen Tripp on LinkedIn. Follow Included Health on LinkedIn and visit their website.

Military Health Insurance Helps a Veteran Get Their Life Back with Dr. Matthew Bennett and Todd Davies

Military Health Insurance Helps a Veteran Get Their Life Back with Dr. Matthew Bennett and Todd Davies

Thanks to ReActiv8, a retired soldier's debilitating back injury transformed into a chance to pursue his dreams. In this episode, Saul Marquez unpacks two incredible stories with orthopedic spine surgeon Dr. Matthew Bennett and the life-changing experience of his patient, Todd Davies. First, he interviews Dr. Bennett on ReActiv8 and the significant role it plays in his clinical algorithm. He shares the prevalence and complexity of back pain, his methodology for diagnosing and addressing multifidus muscle issues, and the remarkable success stories of patients reclaiming their lives. Saul also talks to Todd, a retired US Army infantryman whose life was overturned by a debilitating back injury overseas. With the help of ReActiv8 and the support of military health insurance, he underwent a journey from intense agony to newfound strength. Now, holding his children and dreaming of starting his own business are realities for him. Prepare to be moved by these tales of triumph over pain, resilience, and the incredible potential of restorative medicine for severe lower back pain. Resources:  Check more episodes of this Thought Leadership Series here. Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Matthew Bennett on LinkedIn.  Learn how ReActiv8 has relieved low back pain for individuals here.  Read about the Mainstay’s ReActiv8 program here. 

Military Health Insurance Helps a Veteran Get Their Life Back with Dr. Matthew Bennett and Todd Davies

Thanks to ReActiv8, a retired soldier's debilitating back injury transformed into a chance to pursue his dreams. In this episode, Saul Marquez unpacks two incredible stories with orthopedic spine surgeon Dr. Matthew Bennett and the life-changing experience of his patient, Todd Davies. First, he interviews Dr. Bennett on ReActiv8 and the significant role it plays in his clinical algorithm. He shares the prevalence and complexity of back pain, his methodology for diagnosing and addressing multifidus muscle issues, and the remarkable success stories of patients reclaiming their lives. Saul also talks to Todd, a retired US Army infantryman whose life was overturned by a debilitating back injury overseas. With the help of ReActiv8 and the support of military health insurance, he underwent a journey from intense agony to newfound strength. Now, holding his children and dreaming of starting his own business are realities for him. Prepare to be moved by these tales of triumph over pain, resilience, and the incredible potential of restorative medicine for severe lower back pain. Resources:  Check more episodes of this Thought Leadership Series here. Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Matthew Bennett on LinkedIn.  Learn how ReActiv8 has relieved low back pain for individuals here.  Read about the Mainstay’s ReActiv8 program here. 

Unlocking Investment Opportunities in Oral Health with Dr. Martin Alexander Gershon, Managing Partner and CIO of Endeavor Life Sciences Venture Funds and Venture Studio

Unlocking Investment Opportunities in Oral Health with Dr. Martin Alexander Gershon, Managing Partner and CIO of Endeavor Life Sciences Venture Funds and Venture Studio

Focus on innovation that addresses high-demand and high-liquidity channels for greater impact. In this episode, Dr. Martin Gershon delves into the importance of investing in oral health, especially in its early stages, highlighting the challenges faced by investors and the need for a thematically constrained approach to success. He emphasizes the importance of strategic partnerships and a focus on innovation that integrates into larger systemic problems and advocates for innovation in the oral and systemic health medicine field to create effective wellness approaches for patients.  Tune in and learn how you can contribute to bridging the gap between medicine and dentistry for better healthcare outcomes! Resources: Learn more about Martin Alexander Gershon here. Learn more about Endeavor on their LinkedIn and visit their website!

Unlocking Investment Opportunities in Oral Health with Dr. Martin Alexander Gershon, Managing Partner and CIO of Endeavor Life Sciences Venture Funds and Venture Studio

Focus on innovation that addresses high-demand and high-liquidity channels for greater impact. In this episode, Dr. Martin Gershon delves into the importance of investing in oral health, especially in its early stages, highlighting the challenges faced by investors and the need for a thematically constrained approach to success. He emphasizes the importance of strategic partnerships and a focus on innovation that integrates into larger systemic problems and advocates for innovation in the oral and systemic health medicine field to create effective wellness approaches for patients.  Tune in and learn how you can contribute to bridging the gap between medicine and dentistry for better healthcare outcomes! Resources: Learn more about Martin Alexander Gershon here. Learn more about Endeavor on their LinkedIn and visit their website!

Focusing on Aging Populations to Improve Transitions of Care with Kurt N. Martin, Senior Director of Operations for MedStar Health – Geriatrics and Senior Services

Focusing on Aging Populations to Improve Transitions of Care with Kurt N. Martin, Senior Director of Operations for MedStar Health – Geriatrics and Senior Services

In older adult care, every moment is precious, and every detail counts. In this episode, Kurt Martin brings a wealth of knowledge and a heartfelt commitment to improving care systems for older adults. By fostering an integrative care model that transcends traditional healthcare settings and emphasizing the value of interdisciplinary teams, Kurt highlights how one can optimize precious minutes of patient-care-provider interaction, resulting in noticeable decreases in hospital and emergency room utilization among his patients. Settle in and gain insights into the profound impact of tailored, comprehensive care strategies in enhancing the lives of older adults in our communities. Resources: Connect and follow Kurt Martin on LinkedIn. Follow MedStar Health on LinkedIn. Discover the MedStar Health Website!  About Memora Health: Memora Health, the leading intelligent care enablement platform, helps clinicians focus on top-of-license practice while proactively engaging patients along complex care journeys. Memora partners with leading health systems, health plans, and digital health companies to transform the care delivery process for care teams and patients. The company’s platform digitizes and automates high-touch clinical workflows, supercharging care teams by intelligently triaging patient-reported concerns and data to appropriate care team members and providing patients with proactive, two-way communication and support.

Focusing on Aging Populations to Improve Transitions of Care with Kurt N. Martin, Senior Director of Operations for MedStar Health – Geriatrics and Senior Services

In older adult care, every moment is precious, and every detail counts. In this episode, Kurt Martin brings a wealth of knowledge and a heartfelt commitment to improving care systems for older adults. By fostering an integrative care model that transcends traditional healthcare settings and emphasizing the value of interdisciplinary teams, Kurt highlights how one can optimize precious minutes of patient-care-provider interaction, resulting in noticeable decreases in hospital and emergency room utilization among his patients. Settle in and gain insights into the profound impact of tailored, comprehensive care strategies in enhancing the lives of older adults in our communities. Resources: Connect and follow Kurt Martin on LinkedIn. Follow MedStar Health on LinkedIn. Discover the MedStar Health Website!  About Memora Health: Memora Health, the leading intelligent care enablement platform, helps clinicians focus on top-of-license practice while proactively engaging patients along complex care journeys. Memora partners with leading health systems, health plans, and digital health companies to transform the care delivery process for care teams and patients. The company’s platform digitizes and automates high-touch clinical workflows, supercharging care teams by intelligently triaging patient-reported concerns and data to appropriate care team members and providing patients with proactive, two-way communication and support.

Advocating for Change: A Pharmacist's Journey to Improve Maternal Health with Dr. Danielle R. Plummer

Advocating for Change: A Pharmacist's Journey to Improve Maternal Health with Dr. Danielle R. Plummer

Embracing technology and fostering community support is key to revolutionizing patient care and meeting future healthcare demands. Join us for a powerful and personal journey with Dr. Danielle Plummer as she discusses how she turned her personal struggles into a mission to empower women worldwide. Through her innovative blog-turned-consulting business, she provides personalized medication guidance to support women navigating the complexities of pregnancy. Danielle also delves into the gaps she has identified in the healthcare system and her determination to drive positive change through her advocacy efforts.  Join us as we explore how one pharmacist's journey, shaped by her own challenges, is making a difference in the lives of women everywhere. Resources: Connect with and follow Danielle Plummer on LinkedIn and the website. Check out Danielle’s blog and podcast.

Advocating for Change: A Pharmacist's Journey to Improve Maternal Health with Dr. Danielle R. Plummer

Embracing technology and fostering community support is key to revolutionizing patient care and meeting future healthcare demands. Join us for a powerful and personal journey with Dr. Danielle Plummer as she discusses how she turned her personal struggles into a mission to empower women worldwide. Through her innovative blog-turned-consulting business, she provides personalized medication guidance to support women navigating the complexities of pregnancy. Danielle also delves into the gaps she has identified in the healthcare system and her determination to drive positive change through her advocacy efforts.  Join us as we explore how one pharmacist's journey, shaped by her own challenges, is making a difference in the lives of women everywhere. Resources: Connect with and follow Danielle Plummer on LinkedIn and the website. Check out Danielle’s blog and podcast.

Thwarting Threats in Healthtech Hardware with Sudhir Reddy, Chief Technology Officer at Esper

Thwarting Threats in Healthtech Hardware with Sudhir Reddy, Chief Technology Officer at Esper

How does Esper’s approach to device management in healthcare stand out from other solutions in the industry? In this episode, Sudhir Reddy, Chief Technology Officer at Esper, dives into an insightful discussion about the vital role of device management in healthcare, the significance of maintaining security and compliance, and how Esper's innovative solutions are automating and revolutionizing device fleets, no matter the scale. He unearths how Esper's platform ensures every device stays in its desired state, providing an insurance policy against the vulnerabilities that plague our digital age. Sudhir touches on the challenges IT managers face with growing device numbers and how Esper's system manages exceptions, allowing teams to act smarter, not harder. As AI reshapes healthcare, he shares his thoughts on the hype versus the reality of AI's transformative power, and he reveals how Esper is facilitating smaller companies to push the boundaries of innovation. So plug in your earbuds and get ready for a deep dive into the intersection of healthcare, technology, and innovation. Resources:  Find out more about the Esper thought leadership series here. Connect with and follow Sudhir Reddy on LinkedIn and his blogs here. Learn more about Esper on LinkedIn and their website.

Thwarting Threats in Healthtech Hardware with Sudhir Reddy, Chief Technology Officer at Esper

How does Esper’s approach to device management in healthcare stand out from other solutions in the industry? In this episode, Sudhir Reddy, Chief Technology Officer at Esper, dives into an insightful discussion about the vital role of device management in healthcare, the significance of maintaining security and compliance, and how Esper's innovative solutions are automating and revolutionizing device fleets, no matter the scale. He unearths how Esper's platform ensures every device stays in its desired state, providing an insurance policy against the vulnerabilities that plague our digital age. Sudhir touches on the challenges IT managers face with growing device numbers and how Esper's system manages exceptions, allowing teams to act smarter, not harder. As AI reshapes healthcare, he shares his thoughts on the hype versus the reality of AI's transformative power, and he reveals how Esper is facilitating smaller companies to push the boundaries of innovation. So plug in your earbuds and get ready for a deep dive into the intersection of healthcare, technology, and innovation. Resources:  Find out more about the Esper thought leadership series here. Connect with and follow Sudhir Reddy on LinkedIn and his blogs here. Learn more about Esper on LinkedIn and their website.

Human Development Makes a Difference In Healthcare with Stephen Beeson, founder of Practicing Excellence

Human Development Makes a Difference In Healthcare with Stephen Beeson, founder of Practicing Excellence

Asynchronous care powered by AI can revolutionize access and streamline care delivery. In this episode, Stephen Beeson, founder of Practicing Excellence, shares his journey from practicing family medicine to realizing the importance of coaching clinicians to enhance patient experiences. He discusses the significant impact of human development on clinician engagement and patient outcomes, citing examples from his own experience at Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group. Steve delves into the challenges facing the healthcare industry, including physician burnout and the need for innovative care delivery models, and emphasizes the role of technology, particularly AI, in revolutionizing healthcare, highlighting the potential of asynchronous care to improve access and reduce care variance. Despite the hurdles in growing his business, he remains committed to empowering healthcare teams and transforming organizational culture.  Tune in and discover how human development strategies can revolutionize healthcare delivery and improve patient outcomes! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Stephen on LinkedIn here. Learn more about Practicing Excellence on LinkedIn and their website. Listen to Stephen’s previous interview on the podcast here. Buy Stephen’s book, Practicing Excellence, here.

Human Development Makes a Difference In Healthcare with Stephen Beeson, founder of Practicing Excellence

Asynchronous care powered by AI can revolutionize access and streamline care delivery. In this episode, Stephen Beeson, founder of Practicing Excellence, shares his journey from practicing family medicine to realizing the importance of coaching clinicians to enhance patient experiences. He discusses the significant impact of human development on clinician engagement and patient outcomes, citing examples from his own experience at Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group. Steve delves into the challenges facing the healthcare industry, including physician burnout and the need for innovative care delivery models, and emphasizes the role of technology, particularly AI, in revolutionizing healthcare, highlighting the potential of asynchronous care to improve access and reduce care variance. Despite the hurdles in growing his business, he remains committed to empowering healthcare teams and transforming organizational culture.  Tune in and discover how human development strategies can revolutionize healthcare delivery and improve patient outcomes! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Stephen on LinkedIn here. Learn more about Practicing Excellence on LinkedIn and their website. Listen to Stephen’s previous interview on the podcast here. Buy Stephen’s book, Practicing Excellence, here.

Leveraging Technology to Simplify the Business of Healthcare with Rajeev Ronanki, the CEO of Lyric

Leveraging Technology to Simplify the Business of Healthcare with Rajeev Ronanki, the CEO of Lyric

Imagine a platform in healthcare that connects consumers and care providers digitally, ultimately improving outcomes and reducing inefficiencies. In today’s episode, Rajeev Ronanki, the CEO of Lyric, shares his vision for the future of healthcare at his company focusing on utilizing AI, blockchain, and machine learning to simplify the business of healthcare. He emphasizes the importance of creating a platform in healthcare that connects consumers and care providers digitally, ultimately leading to a more seamless and efficient healthcare experience for all stakeholders. Rajeev also discusses the concept of payment integrity and how it extends beyond serving health plan clients to impacting providers, employers, and consumers. He delves into the potential for technology to minimize the noise and friction in healthcare transactions, allowing stakeholders to focus on improving health outcomes and creating a delightful experience for consumers.  Tune in to gain valuable insights and learn more about Rajeev and Lyric's impactful initiatives. Resources:  Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Rajeev Ronanki on LinkedIn and Twitter. Learn more about Lyric on LinkedIn and their website. Listen to Rajeev’s previous episode on the Outcomes Rocket here.

Leveraging Technology to Simplify the Business of Healthcare with Rajeev Ronanki, the CEO of Lyric

Imagine a platform in healthcare that connects consumers and care providers digitally, ultimately improving outcomes and reducing inefficiencies. In today’s episode, Rajeev Ronanki, the CEO of Lyric, shares his vision for the future of healthcare at his company focusing on utilizing AI, blockchain, and machine learning to simplify the business of healthcare. He emphasizes the importance of creating a platform in healthcare that connects consumers and care providers digitally, ultimately leading to a more seamless and efficient healthcare experience for all stakeholders. Rajeev also discusses the concept of payment integrity and how it extends beyond serving health plan clients to impacting providers, employers, and consumers. He delves into the potential for technology to minimize the noise and friction in healthcare transactions, allowing stakeholders to focus on improving health outcomes and creating a delightful experience for consumers.  Tune in to gain valuable insights and learn more about Rajeev and Lyric's impactful initiatives. Resources:  Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Rajeev Ronanki on LinkedIn and Twitter. Learn more about Lyric on LinkedIn and their website. Listen to Rajeev’s previous episode on the Outcomes Rocket here.

Uncovering Early Cancer Detection with Stephen Hahn, Chief Executive Officer at Harbinger Health

Uncovering Early Cancer Detection with Stephen Hahn, Chief Executive Officer at Harbinger Health

A mission to protect, maintain, and improve people's health BEFORE they get sick.  In this episode, Stephen Hahn, Chief Executive Officer at Harbinger Health, discusses the groundbreaking work being done at Harbinger, aiming at early disease detection and their commitment to making healthcare more accessible to all. Steve discusses the challenges and possibilities of early cancer detection using blood tests and the technological advancements being made to tackle these challenges. He explains how Harbinger's technology works and its potential impact on patients and physicians. Steve emphasizes the importance of addressing access issues in healthcare, particularly in relation to cancer screening and the economic benefits of early detection.  Dr. Hahn's compelling vision for a healthier future and his call to action to build trust make this episode an essential listen for everyone passionate about healthcare innovation and accessibility. Resources: Connect with and follow Stephen Hahn on LinkedIn. Follow Harbinger Health on LinkedIn and visit their website.

Uncovering Early Cancer Detection with Stephen Hahn, Chief Executive Officer at Harbinger Health

A mission to protect, maintain, and improve people's health BEFORE they get sick.  In this episode, Stephen Hahn, Chief Executive Officer at Harbinger Health, discusses the groundbreaking work being done at Harbinger, aiming at early disease detection and their commitment to making healthcare more accessible to all. Steve discusses the challenges and possibilities of early cancer detection using blood tests and the technological advancements being made to tackle these challenges. He explains how Harbinger's technology works and its potential impact on patients and physicians. Steve emphasizes the importance of addressing access issues in healthcare, particularly in relation to cancer screening and the economic benefits of early detection.  Dr. Hahn's compelling vision for a healthier future and his call to action to build trust make this episode an essential listen for everyone passionate about healthcare innovation and accessibility. Resources: Connect with and follow Stephen Hahn on LinkedIn. Follow Harbinger Health on LinkedIn and visit their website.

Addressing Social Determinants Before They Become Chronic Issues with Marty Elisco, co-founder and CEO of Augintel

Addressing Social Determinants Before They Become Chronic Issues with Marty Elisco, co-founder and CEO of Augintel

Technology bridges social services with healthcare to address crucial social determinants effectively. In this episode, Marty Elisco, co-founder and CEO of Augintel, shares his journey from telecommunications to healthcare, emphasizing the pivotal role of technology in addressing social issues. Augintel's NLP software mines narrative data to pinpoint factors like food insecurity, housing instability, and transportation barriers, empowering clinicians to deliver tailored care. Throughout this conversation, Marty not only explains its value proposition but also its impact on risk stratification and revenue optimization in value-based care models. He also underscores challenges like AI mistrust, organizational reluctance to address social determinants, and the importance of transitioning to value-based care and leveraging technology to address social determinants effectively. Marty also encourages listeners to explore how NLP can enhance their organization's approach to healthcare.  Tune in and learn how Augintel is transforming healthcare delivery by bridging the gap between social services and traditional healthcare! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Marty on LinkedIn here. Learn more about Augintel on LinkedIn and their website.

Addressing Social Determinants Before They Become Chronic Issues with Marty Elisco, co-founder and CEO of Augintel

Technology bridges social services with healthcare to address crucial social determinants effectively. In this episode, Marty Elisco, co-founder and CEO of Augintel, shares his journey from telecommunications to healthcare, emphasizing the pivotal role of technology in addressing social issues. Augintel's NLP software mines narrative data to pinpoint factors like food insecurity, housing instability, and transportation barriers, empowering clinicians to deliver tailored care. Throughout this conversation, Marty not only explains its value proposition but also its impact on risk stratification and revenue optimization in value-based care models. He also underscores challenges like AI mistrust, organizational reluctance to address social determinants, and the importance of transitioning to value-based care and leveraging technology to address social determinants effectively. Marty also encourages listeners to explore how NLP can enhance their organization's approach to healthcare.  Tune in and learn how Augintel is transforming healthcare delivery by bridging the gap between social services and traditional healthcare! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Marty on LinkedIn here. Learn more about Augintel on LinkedIn and their website.

Unleashing AI's Potential: Transforming Healthcare for the Future with Dr. Tarun Kapoor, Senior Vice President and Chief Digital Transformation Officer at Virtua Health

Unleashing AI's Potential: Transforming Healthcare for the Future with Dr. Tarun Kapoor, Senior Vice President and Chief Digital Transformation Officer at Virtua Health

In the second episode of "The Future of AI in Health" podcast series, hosts Dr. Jenny Yu, Chief Health Officer at Healthline Media, and Saul Marquez, healthcare entrepreneur and founder of Outcomes Rocket, explore how AI is expected to enhance healthcare by providing deeper insights, improving patient experiences, and increasing operational efficiency, all while working alongside human expertise. Their esteemed guest, Dr. Tarun Kapoor, Senior Vice President and Chief Digital Transformation Officer at Virtua Health, delves into the transformative impact of artificial intelligence on healthcare, sharing insights on its current use, challenges, and the promising future it holds for care delivery. He talks about the mindful approach to AI integration at Virtua, emphasizing the distinction between automation and AI as well as the importance of leveraging the latter for meaningful opportunities in healthcare. Dr. Kapoor also highlights the need to differentiate the roles of humans and machines in setting and rewriting rules to ensure patient safety and the effective use of AI tools. From patient data security to addressing interoperability challenges, he provides valuable perspectives on AI adoption throughout the healthcare industry.  Tune in to gain a deeper understanding of the promise of AI and digital transformation in driving healthcare forward! Resources:  Check more episodes of this Thought Leadership Series here. Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Tarun Kapoor on LinkedIn here. Learn more about Virtua Health on LinkedIn and their website. Connect with and follow Jenny Yu on LinkedIn. Learn more about Healthline Media on LinkedIn and their website.

Unleashing AI's Potential: Transforming Healthcare for the Future with Dr. Tarun Kapoor, Senior Vice President and Chief Digital Transformation Officer at Virtua Health

In the second episode of "The Future of AI in Health" podcast series, hosts Dr. Jenny Yu, Chief Health Officer at Healthline Media, and Saul Marquez, healthcare entrepreneur and founder of Outcomes Rocket, explore how AI is expected to enhance healthcare by providing deeper insights, improving patient experiences, and increasing operational efficiency, all while working alongside human expertise. Their esteemed guest, Dr. Tarun Kapoor, Senior Vice President and Chief Digital Transformation Officer at Virtua Health, delves into the transformative impact of artificial intelligence on healthcare, sharing insights on its current use, challenges, and the promising future it holds for care delivery. He talks about the mindful approach to AI integration at Virtua, emphasizing the distinction between automation and AI as well as the importance of leveraging the latter for meaningful opportunities in healthcare. Dr. Kapoor also highlights the need to differentiate the roles of humans and machines in setting and rewriting rules to ensure patient safety and the effective use of AI tools. From patient data security to addressing interoperability challenges, he provides valuable perspectives on AI adoption throughout the healthcare industry.  Tune in to gain a deeper understanding of the promise of AI and digital transformation in driving healthcare forward! Resources:  Check more episodes of this Thought Leadership Series here. Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Tarun Kapoor on LinkedIn here. Learn more about Virtua Health on LinkedIn and their website. Connect with and follow Jenny Yu on LinkedIn. Learn more about Healthline Media on LinkedIn and their website.

The art of the exit: how to build patient-centric companies and deliver superior returns…consistently, with Dai Feng, Co-Founder and Managing Director of CareCapital

The art of the exit: how to build patient-centric companies and deliver superior returns…consistently, with Dai Feng, Co-Founder and Managing Director of CareCapital

Investors have a prime opportunity for growth and strategic, long-term involvement in oral health investment. In this episode, Dai Feng, Managing Director at CareCapital, shares his keen insights on the significance of exit strategies and the alignment of investor and founder visions in healthcare ventures. He touches on dental technology investing, highlighting stability, growth opportunities, and the importance of understanding customer needs for successful product development. Tune in as Dai delves into oral health investments, uncovers potential unicorns in dental services, and explores why healthcare administrative solutions could be the next big thing! Resources: Connect with and follow Dai Feng on LinkedIn.  Learn more about CareCapital on LinkedIn and their website.

The art of the exit: how to build patient-centric companies and deliver superior returns…consistently, with Dai Feng, Co-Founder and Managing Director of CareCapital

Investors have a prime opportunity for growth and strategic, long-term involvement in oral health investment. In this episode, Dai Feng, Managing Director at CareCapital, shares his keen insights on the significance of exit strategies and the alignment of investor and founder visions in healthcare ventures. He touches on dental technology investing, highlighting stability, growth opportunities, and the importance of understanding customer needs for successful product development. Tune in as Dai delves into oral health investments, uncovers potential unicorns in dental services, and explores why healthcare administrative solutions could be the next big thing! Resources: Connect with and follow Dai Feng on LinkedIn.  Learn more about CareCapital on LinkedIn and their website.

Personalized Support for Medication Adherence with Sebastian Seiguer, CEO and co-founder of Scene Health

Personalized Support for Medication Adherence with Sebastian Seiguer, CEO and co-founder of Scene Health

Medication adherence is not just about getting medication into people's hands, it's about ensuring they take it correctly. In this episode, Sebastian Seiguer, CEO and co-founder of Scene Health, shares his journey from starting a coffee chain in Munich to transitioning into healthcare due to a desire for more meaningful work inspired by his family's medical background. He explains how Scene Health employs video technology and a care team to ensure patients take their medications correctly, initially targeting tuberculosis and addiction medications and now expanding to conditions like asthma, diabetes, and hypertension, showing positive outcomes and cost savings. Sebastian emphasizes the importance of focusing on health outcomes rather than just adherence metrics, highlighting the need for immediate results in healthcare. He also discusses the untapped potential of medication adherence as a daily opportunity for patient engagement and improved chronic condition management.  Tune in and learn how innovative solutions like Scene Health are revolutionizing medication adherence and improving healthcare outcomes! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect with and follow Sebastian on LinkedIn here. Learn more about Scene Health on LinkedIn and their website. Learn more about the documentary featuring Paul Farmer here. Contact Scene Health’s team via email at info@Scene.health.

Personalized Support for Medication Adherence with Sebastian Seiguer, CEO and co-founder of Scene Health

Medication adherence is not just about getting medication into people's hands, it's about ensuring they take it correctly. In this episode, Sebastian Seiguer, CEO and co-founder of Scene Health, shares his journey from starting a coffee chain in Munich to transitioning into healthcare due to a desire for more meaningful work inspired by his family's medical background. He explains how Scene Health employs video technology and a care team to ensure patients take their medications correctly, initially targeting tuberculosis and addiction medications and now expanding to conditions like asthma, diabetes, and hypertension, showing positive outcomes and cost savings. Sebastian emphasizes the importance of focusing on health outcomes rather than just adherence metrics, highlighting the need for immediate results in healthcare. He also discusses the untapped potential of medication adherence as a daily opportunity for patient engagement and improved chronic condition management.  Tune in and learn how innovative solutions like Scene Health are revolutionizing medication adherence and improving healthcare outcomes! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect with and follow Sebastian on LinkedIn here. Learn more about Scene Health on LinkedIn and their website. Learn more about the documentary featuring Paul Farmer here. Contact Scene Health’s team via email at info@Scene.health.

Transformative Innovations in Healthcare Revenue Management with Malinka Walaliyadde, CEO of AKASA

Transformative Innovations in Healthcare Revenue Management with Malinka Walaliyadde, CEO of AKASA

33% of physicians say that a prior auth has led to a serious adverse event for a patient in their care. In this episode, Malinka Walaliyadde, CEO of AKASA, shares insights into revolutionizing healthcare revenue cycles with AI solutions. He highlights the challenges of revenue cycle management and the impact of prior authorizations on patient care. AKASA's gen-AI assistants streamline processes, making staff more efficient and reducing adverse events due to authorization delays. Throughout this interview, Malinka emphasizes the transformative power of gen-AI in healthcare, urging action amid workforce shortages.  Tune in and learn how healthcare revenue cycles are being transformed through the power of generative AI solutions!  Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect with and follow Malinka Walaliyadde on LinkedIn here. Learn more about AKASA on their LinkedIn and website. Email Malinka directly here.

Transformative Innovations in Healthcare Revenue Management with Malinka Walaliyadde, CEO of AKASA

33% of physicians say that a prior auth has led to a serious adverse event for a patient in their care. In this episode, Malinka Walaliyadde, CEO of AKASA, shares insights into revolutionizing healthcare revenue cycles with AI solutions. He highlights the challenges of revenue cycle management and the impact of prior authorizations on patient care. AKASA's gen-AI assistants streamline processes, making staff more efficient and reducing adverse events due to authorization delays. Throughout this interview, Malinka emphasizes the transformative power of gen-AI in healthcare, urging action amid workforce shortages.  Tune in and learn how healthcare revenue cycles are being transformed through the power of generative AI solutions!  Resources:  Watch the entire interview here.  Connect with and follow Malinka Walaliyadde on LinkedIn here. Learn more about AKASA on their LinkedIn and website. Email Malinka directly here.

The Future of Healthcare: Collaboration Over Competition with Srinivas Velamoor, President and Chief Operating Officer for Corporate Strategy at NextGen Healthcare

The Future of Healthcare: Collaboration Over Competition with Srinivas Velamoor, President and Chief Operating Officer for Corporate Strategy at NextGen Healthcare

Healthy Co-opetition in healthcare drives innovation and solves industry challenges effectively. In this episode, Srinivas Velamoor, President and Chief Operating Officer for Corporate Strategy at NextGen Healthcare, delves into the significance of what he calls healthy Co-opetition in the industry, exemplified by the recent DOJ antitrust investigation into United Healthcare. He discusses the implementation of AI in clinical documentation, highlighting both its potential and real-world challenges. Sri also explores how AI can revolutionize care delivery by streamlining processes such as note-taking and decision support for physicians. Additionally, he emphasizes the importance of placing the patient at the center of care and describes innovative solutions like a comprehensive digital front door for a seamless patient experience. Tune in to gain valuable insights into the evolving landscape of healthcare technology and how collaborative efforts can drive positive change! Resources:  Connect with and follow Srinivas on LinkedIn here. Learn more about NextGen Healthcare on LinkedIn and their website.

The Future of Healthcare: Collaboration Over Competition with Srinivas Velamoor, President and Chief Operating Officer for Corporate Strategy at NextGen Healthcare

Healthy Co-opetition in healthcare drives innovation and solves industry challenges effectively. In this episode, Srinivas Velamoor, President and Chief Operating Officer for Corporate Strategy at NextGen Healthcare, delves into the significance of what he calls healthy Co-opetition in the industry, exemplified by the recent DOJ antitrust investigation into United Healthcare. He discusses the implementation of AI in clinical documentation, highlighting both its potential and real-world challenges. Sri also explores how AI can revolutionize care delivery by streamlining processes such as note-taking and decision support for physicians. Additionally, he emphasizes the importance of placing the patient at the center of care and describes innovative solutions like a comprehensive digital front door for a seamless patient experience. Tune in to gain valuable insights into the evolving landscape of healthcare technology and how collaborative efforts can drive positive change! Resources:  Connect with and follow Srinivas on LinkedIn here. Learn more about NextGen Healthcare on LinkedIn and their website.

Accelerating Change in Mental Health with Malekeh Amini, Founder & CEO at Trayt.Health and Roshni Koli, Chief Medical Officer Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute

Accelerating Change in Mental Health with Malekeh Amini, Founder & CEO at Trayt.Health and Roshni Koli, Chief Medical Officer Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute

How important is the role of social determinants of health in the context of mental healthcare, particularly for children and adolescents? In this episode, Saul interviews Malekeh Amini, Founder & CEO at Trayt.Health and Roshni Koli, Chief Medical Officer Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute, share their personal journeys and insights into the future of mental healthcare, shedding light on the crucial role of social determinants of health, the impact of data in mental healthcare delivery, and the need for policy changes to drive equitable access and early intervention. Malekeh Amini and Dr. Roshni Kohli emphasized the importance of understanding an individual's environment, recognizing that factors such as trauma, family support, and childhood experiences greatly influence mental health symptoms and treatment outcomes. Both guests highlight the need for comprehensive data collection and analytics in mental health, emphasizing the role of technology and AI as tools to empower clinicians and provide better, more informed care for patients. Dr. Roshni Kohli and Malekeh Amini underscore policymakers' need to focus on standardization, consistency, and equitable access to mental healthcare.  Tune in for a compelling and insightful discussion that offers practical advice and calls to action in mental healthcare. Resources: Connect with and follow Malekeh on LinkedIn. Follow Trayt on LinkedIn and visit their website. Connect with and follow Roshni on LinkedIn. Follow Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute on LinkedIn and visit their website.

Accelerating Change in Mental Health with Malekeh Amini, Founder & CEO at Trayt.Health and Roshni Koli, Chief Medical Officer Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute

How important is the role of social determinants of health in the context of mental healthcare, particularly for children and adolescents? In this episode, Saul interviews Malekeh Amini, Founder & CEO at Trayt.Health and Roshni Koli, Chief Medical Officer Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute, share their personal journeys and insights into the future of mental healthcare, shedding light on the crucial role of social determinants of health, the impact of data in mental healthcare delivery, and the need for policy changes to drive equitable access and early intervention. Malekeh Amini and Dr. Roshni Kohli emphasized the importance of understanding an individual's environment, recognizing that factors such as trauma, family support, and childhood experiences greatly influence mental health symptoms and treatment outcomes. Both guests highlight the need for comprehensive data collection and analytics in mental health, emphasizing the role of technology and AI as tools to empower clinicians and provide better, more informed care for patients. Dr. Roshni Kohli and Malekeh Amini underscore policymakers' need to focus on standardization, consistency, and equitable access to mental healthcare.  Tune in for a compelling and insightful discussion that offers practical advice and calls to action in mental healthcare. Resources: Connect with and follow Malekeh on LinkedIn. Follow Trayt on LinkedIn and visit their website. Connect with and follow Roshni on LinkedIn. Follow Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute on LinkedIn and visit their website.

From A Near Life-Ending Accident To Competing In Ironman with Grant Archard, an Australian Army veteran

From A Near Life-Ending Accident To Competing In Ironman with Grant Archard, an Australian Army veteran

Sometimes, the most challenging aspect of an injury is not the physical pain but the mental anguish it brings. In this episode, Saul Marquez welcomes Grant Archard, an Australian Army veteran, to share his inspiring journey with Mainstay Medical's ReActiv8 therapy. Grant's military career shifted in 2005 when a parachuting accident caused severe back injuries, leading to persistent pain that affected his daily life. Despite trying various treatments, including radiofrequency injections, only temporary relief was found until he discovered the ReActiv8 implant, a less invasive option focusing on muscle repair. Emphasizing the mental and physical challenges of chronic pain, Grant encourages others to persevere in seeking effective treatments, sharing his transformative experience of not only managing pain but also reclaiming an active lifestyle, including completing an Ironman competition. Tune in to learn about Grant's remarkable journey, the impact of ReActiv8 therapy, and the crucial role mental health plays in overcoming chronic pain! Resources:  Check more episodes of this Thought Leadership Series here. Watch the entire interview here. Learn more about Grant and his life-changing story in this article. Discover more about Mainstay Medical on their LinkedIn and website. Read about the Mainstay’s ReActiv8 program here.

From A Near Life-Ending Accident To Competing In Ironman with Grant Archard, an Australian Army veteran

Sometimes, the most challenging aspect of an injury is not the physical pain but the mental anguish it brings. In this episode, Saul Marquez welcomes Grant Archard, an Australian Army veteran, to share his inspiring journey with Mainstay Medical's ReActiv8 therapy. Grant's military career shifted in 2005 when a parachuting accident caused severe back injuries, leading to persistent pain that affected his daily life. Despite trying various treatments, including radiofrequency injections, only temporary relief was found until he discovered the ReActiv8 implant, a less invasive option focusing on muscle repair. Emphasizing the mental and physical challenges of chronic pain, Grant encourages others to persevere in seeking effective treatments, sharing his transformative experience of not only managing pain but also reclaiming an active lifestyle, including completing an Ironman competition. Tune in to learn about Grant's remarkable journey, the impact of ReActiv8 therapy, and the crucial role mental health plays in overcoming chronic pain! Resources:  Check more episodes of this Thought Leadership Series here. Watch the entire interview here. Learn more about Grant and his life-changing story in this article. Discover more about Mainstay Medical on their LinkedIn and website. Read about the Mainstay’s ReActiv8 program here.

AI and Beyond: Lessons in Choosing the Right Digital Health Tools with Mark Townsend, Chief Clinical Innovation Officer at Bon Secours Mercy Health

AI and Beyond: Lessons in Choosing the Right Digital Health Tools with Mark Townsend, Chief Clinical Innovation Officer at Bon Secours Mercy Health

Technology can either improve the patient care journey or make it horribly worse. In this episode, Mark Townsend discusses his journey from cardiologist to healthcare innovator, emphasizing the need for tools in patient care, leveraging technology for improvements like sepsis management and conversational AI for dementia care. He highlights EHR limitations, advocating for third-party development to enhance capabilities, and underscores innovation's role in empowering providers and containing costs through AI and streamlined workflows. Tune in and learn how advancements in technology are reshaping the future of healthcare delivery! Resources: Connect and follow Mark Townsend on LinkedIn. Follow Bon Secours Mercy Health on LinkedIn. Discover the Bon Secours Mercy Health Website! About Memora Health: Memora Health, the leading intelligent care enablement platform, helps clinicians focus on top-of-license practice while proactively engaging patients along complex care journeys. Memora partners with leading health systems, health plans, and digital health companies to transform the care delivery process for care teams and patients. The company’s platform digitizes and automates high-touch clinical workflows, supercharging care teams by intelligently triaging patient-reported concerns and data to appropriate care team members and providing patients with proactive, two-way communication and support.

AI and Beyond: Lessons in Choosing the Right Digital Health Tools with Mark Townsend, Chief Clinical Innovation Officer at Bon Secours Mercy Health

Technology can either improve the patient care journey or make it horribly worse. In this episode, Mark Townsend discusses his journey from cardiologist to healthcare innovator, emphasizing the need for tools in patient care, leveraging technology for improvements like sepsis management and conversational AI for dementia care. He highlights EHR limitations, advocating for third-party development to enhance capabilities, and underscores innovation's role in empowering providers and containing costs through AI and streamlined workflows. Tune in and learn how advancements in technology are reshaping the future of healthcare delivery! Resources: Connect and follow Mark Townsend on LinkedIn. Follow Bon Secours Mercy Health on LinkedIn. Discover the Bon Secours Mercy Health Website! About Memora Health: Memora Health, the leading intelligent care enablement platform, helps clinicians focus on top-of-license practice while proactively engaging patients along complex care journeys. Memora partners with leading health systems, health plans, and digital health companies to transform the care delivery process for care teams and patients. The company’s platform digitizes and automates high-touch clinical workflows, supercharging care teams by intelligently triaging patient-reported concerns and data to appropriate care team members and providing patients with proactive, two-way communication and support.

Real-World Solutions for Clinical Data Challenges in Healthcare with Latif Khalil, CEO, and Nagesh (Dragon) Bashyam, CTO, of InteropX

Real-World Solutions for Clinical Data Challenges in Healthcare with Latif Khalil, CEO, and Nagesh (Dragon) Bashyam, CTO, of InteropX

AI hype is high, but real use cases need exploration for practical applications. In this episode, Saul Marquez interviews Latif Khalil, CEO, and Nagesh (Dragon) Bashyam, CTO, of InteropX at HIMSS 2024, where they aim to connect with customers face-to-face and stay updated on healthcare technology trends. InteropX, founded in 2016, specializes in creating virtual data pipelines between payers and providers, ensuring up-to-date and usable clinical data for value-based care. Latif has extensive experience in technology and company management while Dragon is a technical expert in healthcare standards and regulations, and throughout this conversation, they emphasize the importance of focusing on business operations while letting technology experts handle data integration and maintenance. They also discuss the growing acceptance of healthcare standards alongside the ongoing exploration of practical applications amidst the persistent AI hype. Tune in and learn how InteropX can streamline data management for improved healthcare outcomes! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Latif Khalil on LinkedIn. Connect with and follow Nagesh Bashyam on LinkedIn. Learn more about InteropX on their LinkedIn and website. Email Latif here.

Real-World Solutions for Clinical Data Challenges in Healthcare with Latif Khalil, CEO, and Nagesh (Dragon) Bashyam, CTO, of InteropX

AI hype is high, but real use cases need exploration for practical applications. In this episode, Saul Marquez interviews Latif Khalil, CEO, and Nagesh (Dragon) Bashyam, CTO, of InteropX at HIMSS 2024, where they aim to connect with customers face-to-face and stay updated on healthcare technology trends. InteropX, founded in 2016, specializes in creating virtual data pipelines between payers and providers, ensuring up-to-date and usable clinical data for value-based care. Latif has extensive experience in technology and company management while Dragon is a technical expert in healthcare standards and regulations, and throughout this conversation, they emphasize the importance of focusing on business operations while letting technology experts handle data integration and maintenance. They also discuss the growing acceptance of healthcare standards alongside the ongoing exploration of practical applications amidst the persistent AI hype. Tune in and learn how InteropX can streamline data management for improved healthcare outcomes! Resources:  Watch the entire interview here. Connect with and follow Latif Khalil on LinkedIn. Connect with and follow Nagesh Bashyam on LinkedIn. Learn more about InteropX on their LinkedIn and website. Email Latif here.

The Future of Medicine: How AI is Reshaping the Healthcare Landscape

The Future of Medicine: How AI is Reshaping the Healthcare Landscape

There is an urgent need to balance tech innovation with robust healthcare policies and patient-centric ethical considerations. In this episode, we sit down with Dr. Harvey Castro as he shares his vision for a future where AI and human expertise work hand in hand to deliver exceptional patient care and improve health outcomes. He shares his vision for a future where AI and human expertise work hand in hand to deliver exceptional patient care and improve health outcomes. Tune in and uncover why embracing AI is not just a choice but a necessity for the future of healthcare! Resources: Connect with and follow Harvey Castro on LinkedIn. Visit Harvey Castro’s website! Follow Helpp.ai on LinkedIn and explore their website! Discover Harvey’s books here.

The Future of Medicine: How AI is Reshaping the Healthcare Landscape

There is an urgent need to balance tech innovation with robust healthcare policies and patient-centric ethical considerations. In this episode, we sit down with Dr. Harvey Castro as he shares his vision for a future where AI and human expertise work hand in hand to deliver exceptional patient care and improve health outcomes. He shares his vision for a future where AI and human expertise work hand in hand to deliver exceptional patient care and improve health outcomes. Tune in and uncover why embracing AI is not just a choice but a necessity for the future of healthcare! Resources: Connect with and follow Harvey Castro on LinkedIn. Visit Harvey Castro’s website! Follow Helpp.ai on LinkedIn and explore their website! Discover Harvey’s books here.

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