In 2015 alone, digital health saw $4.5 Billion in venture funding—and yet so many of those well-intentioned startups have been unsuccessful. That is because healthcare has challenges that no other industry faces. Here are 6 mistakes digital health entrepreneurs frequently make that prevent them from turning their lofty mission into a scalable business.
Why hospitals in the greater Boston area should partner with government, community health centers, regional planning agencies, community development corporations and others to develop a true regional health needs assessment.
In today’s healthcare system, patients are looking for the kind of value and efficiency that they have come to expect as consumers. MedTech Boston sat down with Michael Ruiz of MedStar Health to discuss the way that patient engagement and care is changing in the face of emerging technologies.
"I realized the healthcare solutions I sought were not rooted in clinical practice or policy; they were rooted in entrepreneurship and innovation."
We sat down with Peter Grinspoon, MD--who is celebrating nine years of recovery from drug addiction--to discuss his new memoir and the unique challenges faced by addicted physicians.
Integrating asynchronous methods with the traditional in-person model is “the way forward”