Casey Nugent

Casey Nugent

    Casey Nugent is an editorial intern for MedTech Boston. She’s currently working on her BFA in Writing, Literature, and Publishing at Emerson College in Boston. Outside of working at MedTech Boston, Casey enjoys drinking coffee, going to the theater, goofing around with friends, and hanging out with dogs.

    LineHealth Aims to Simplify Complex Medication Routines

    LineHealth Aims to Simplify Complex Medication Routines »

    6 Feb, 2017
    CompaniesNews

    Over the course of the 20th century, the average lifespan of people across the globe dramatically increased. With this increase, many in the medical field have been asking — how do we keep the quality of people’s lives higher as they age? One company, Boston-based LineHealth, is trying to solve the problem by uncomplicating people’s pill regimens with a streamlined device that makes remembering to take your medicine simple.

    Pitching to Change Mental Healthcare

    Pitching to Change Mental Healthcare »

    9 Sep, 2016
    NewsUncategorized

    Submissions are currently open for the next Psychiatry Innovation Lab, which will be hosted at the American Psychiatric Association’s [APA] conference in Washington DC on October 8th. This is the second iteration of the Psychiatry Innovation Lab, which aims to identify and accelerate new ideas for changing mental health care delivery.

    Face It Together’s Newest Initiative To Tackle Addiction In America

    Face It Together’s Newest Initiative To Tackle Addiction In America »

    Face it Together Health is putting their HIPPA compliant AXIS Recovery Platform—which currently enables SMS, email, and telephone communication between counselors and addiction patients— into the hands of addiction treatment providers.

    Docent Health Helps Hospitals Improve Customer Service

    Docent Health Helps Hospitals Improve Customer Service »

    9 Aug, 2016
    NewsUncategorized

    While most industries are gunning to compete in the experience economy—where a company’s success is measured by how memorable or positive the service they provided was to the consumer—healthcare is one of the few that’s been reluctant to adopt a consumer-centric model. Boston-based Docent Health is looking to change that.

    A New Platform to Help Employees Recover from Workplace Injury

    A New Platform to Help Employees Recover from Workplace Injury »

    Boston-based company RecoverMe aims to get injured employees back to work faster with software that guides users through recovery.

    Top 5 Reads of the Week

    Top 5 Reads of the Week »

    22 Jul, 2016
    NewsUncategorized

    In this week’s MTB Roundup: Rock Health’s digital health funding mid-year review, a strange case of Zika, using Salmonella as a weapon against cancer and more…

    BrainCo Can Help You Unlock Your Brain’s Full Potential

    BrainCo Can Help You Unlock Your Brain’s Full Potential »

    MassChallenge finalist BrainCo has developed a device that uses neurofeedback training to improve the efficiency of the brain.

    Simple Drawing Lead to Early Detection of Cognitive Diseases

    Simple Drawing Lead to Early Detection of Cognitive Diseases »

    Waltham-based Digital Cognition Technologies has developed a method to detect cognitive diseases before patients show debilitating symptoms.

    Affectiva Helps Tech Read Emotion

    Affectiva Helps Tech Read Emotion »

    23 Jun, 2016
    NewsUncategorized

    MIT Media Lab spinout Affectiva has built an emotion-aware AI platform that has many potential uses in healthcare.

    Top 5 Reads of the Week

    Top 5 Reads of the Week »

    10 Jun, 2016
    News

    In this week’s MTB Roundup: Precision medicine in mental healthcare, a Boston-based Theranos competitor, Women’s health is on the decline and more…

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