CHXD Aims to Reimagine The Healthcare Experience with Design Thinking

CHXD Aims to Reimagine The Healthcare Experience with Design Thinking »

Only 4 months after its launch, Mad*Pow’s Center for Health Care Experience Design has big plans to reimagine the patient and clinician experience through human-centered design. We sat down with Amy Cueva, Mad*Pow’s Chief Experience Officer, to discuss the center’s objectives, future plans and new clients.

Cancer Breakthroughs Aim to Give Doctors Full Vision

Cancer Breakthroughs Aim to Give Doctors Full Vision »

26 Apr, 2016
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One of the biggest issues in modern cancer treatment is poor visualization—doctors and surgeons cannot fully see tumors during surgery and biopsy. MedTech Boston reports on new cancer technologies focused on improving visualization presented at the World Medical Innovation Forum.

Dr. Charles Czeisler Talks NASA & Sleep Science

Dr. Charles Czeisler Talks NASA & Sleep Science »

Dr. Charles Czeisler is one of the world's predominant sleep scientists. Hear him speak later this month at the Partner's HealthCare World Medical Innovation Forum. Dr. Charles Czeisler, MD, PhD, is up to some incredible things. He and his colleagues at Brigham and Women's Hospital recently received NASA’s Johnson Space Center…
Howard Weiner: A Doctor on a Mission to Cure MS

Howard Weiner: A Doctor on a Mission to Cure MS »

26 Mar, 2015
People
It was during his early days as a doctor that Howard Weiner, MD, director and co-founder of the Partners Multiple Sclerosis Center at Brigham & Women’s Hospital, treated a young father who had recently experienced a very bad multiple sclerosis (MS) attack. Weiner immediately identified with his patient: he was about the same age, and…

Hale Health Launches Relationship-Based Remote Care Platform »

7 Oct, 2014
News
Hale Health hopes to strengthen the relationship between doctors and patients. At last month's Health 2.0 conference, Hale Health CEO and co-founder Anna Larson took her company live, launching a digital platform that provides remote care by guiding patients through structured diagnostic protocols, collecting the information needed for effective assessment and triage. "It’s no secret…
HxRefactored Highlights: Blending Design and Healthcare

HxRefactored Highlights: Blending Design and Healthcare »

21 May, 2014
MedTech Features
Last week, I had the pleasure of attending HxRefactored, a 2-day revolutionary design and technology conference co-hosted by Mad*Pow and Health 2.0. Over 500 designers, developers, and leaders in health gathered in the hipster borough of New York City, Brooklyn--the heart of East Coast tech geek meets smooth design artist. This conference was particularly exciting…
BWH Google Glass: The Radically Reinvented Wearable EHR!

BWH Google Glass: The Radically Reinvented Wearable EHR! »

21 Apr, 2014
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Karandeep Singh, MD What does Google Glass mean to medicine--specifically is this just a fad, or will this be a game-changer? MedTech Boston caught up with Karandeep Singh, MD, Nephrology and Informatics Fellow at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, MA and leader of the hospital’s first Google Glass application. We're excited…
How do we bring back the art of medicine?

How do we bring back the art of medicine? »

2 Apr, 2014
MedTech Features

Technology is supposed to help physicians improve care of the patient. And yet, many physicians feel that the onslaught of procedure codes and electronic medical record note-taking has compromised the art of medicine.

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