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In this edition of Harlow on Healthcare, Vocera CMIO Ben Kanter offers persective on the CMIO role on the vendor side vs. the provider side, having had experience on both sides of the aisle. The company offers a communications and healthcare technology integration platform that enables care teams to communicate and collaborate in real time. As Kanter observes: “You can’t view a battlefield through a keyhole.” Have a listen to our conversation. Listen live at…
In this edition of Harlow On Healthcare, Larry Thompson, Chief Strategy Officer of AMPS, talks healthcare cost containment services for self-insured employers and others — from the basic to the esoteric. About 100 million of us are in self-insured plans, so listen up. Listen live at 8:30 AM, 4:30 PM or 12:30 AM ET, Monday through Friday for the next two weeks at HealthcareNOW Radio. After that, you can listen on demand (See…
In this edition of Harlow On Healthcare, Mirabelle Cabiling, VP – Clinical Operations of VirtualHealth (@virtualhealth_), discusses HELIOS, her company’s communications hub for care managers to coordinate diverse care teams. The platform accommodates multiple types of data regarding medical issues and social determinants of health and enables improved communications with patients. The workflow is designed to optimize quality care delivery. Listen live at 8:30 AM, 4:30 PM or 12:30 AM ET, Monday through…
I spoke with Gerry Blass, CEO of ComplyAssistant, and a colleague of his, Margarita Derelanko, about compliance challenges for healthcare organizations, and some approaches to training and education that go beyond the technology-enabled solutions that are often top of mind. Listen live at 8:30 AM, 4:30 PM or 12:30 AM ET, Monday through Friday for the next two weeks at HealthcareNOW Radio. After that, you can listen on demand (See podcast information below.) Join…
Xealth (Twitter: @xhealthinc) empowers clinicians to prescribe digital health assets – defined broadly – and track patient use as part of their daily EHR workflow. I caught up with COO Aaron Sheedy, tech veteran, to learn about Xealth’s challenges, successes and partnerships with healthcare systems. Listen live at 8:30 AM, 4:30 PM or 12:30 AM ET, Monday through Friday for the next two weeks at HealthcareNOW Radio. After that, you can listen on…
Medication adherence is a half-a-trillion-dollar-a-year problem, and Jason Rose, CEO of AdhereHealth (@AdhereHealth) says that’s a conservative estimate. Jason details how his company helps health plans improve patient care — and star ratings — by focusing on data analytics and workflow to support medication adherence. AdhereHealth goes fully at risk to guarantee results. Check out his recent journal article on the subject and have a listen to our conversation.                         I spoke with Jason…
What if we told you telemedicine could be text-based? Andrew Altorfer, CEO of CirrusMD says “people just want to text” so his company is changing the paradigm. (Twitter: @CirrusMD, @altorfer). I spoke with Andrew as part of my ongoing series of fireside chats with healthcare innovation leaders – Harlow on Healthcare, on HealthcareNOW Radio. Listen to our radio station online, or ask your smart speaker: “Alexa, play HealthcareNOW radio station.” You can…
Jennifer Esposito, VP & GM, Healthcare @MagicLeap, joins me to discuss the work Magic Leap has been doing and where we can expect to see its impact. I spoke with Jennifer as part of my ongoing series of fireside chats with healthcare innovation leaders – Harlow on Healthcare, on HealthcareNOW Radio. Listen to our radio station online, or ask your smart speaker: “Alexa, play HealthcareNOW radio station.” You can catch me live weekdays…
In November, I will be one of a merry band of cyclists riding from Jerusalem to Eilat, between 150 and 350 miles (I’m shooting for 250 miles on my recumbent bicycle). I am looking forward to the challenge and thrilled to raise money for two great organizations, the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies and Hazon. Click here to contribute. The Arava Institute is the premier environmental teaching and research program in the Middle East, preparing…
Have a listen to my wide-ranging conversation with Niko Skievaski (@niko_ski), co-founder and president of Redox (@redox), the healthcare interoperability engine, about the past, present and future of healthcare, and what Redox is doing to improve things.                                                I spoke with Niko as part of my ongoing series of fireside chats with healthcare innovation leaders – Harlow on Healthcare, on HealthcareNOW Radio. Listen to our radio station online, or…