POSTS TAGGED AS healthcare

“Exponential Technologies” in Healthcare

April 2, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Daniel Kraft, MD
Daniel Kraft M. D. is the executive director of “FutureMed” at Singularity University in Silicon Valley, CA.  [MORE]

mHealth and Wireless Medical Technology Conference

February 5, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Monday, April 29 to Wednesday, May 01, 2013
Washington Plaza Hotel, Washington, DC
Conference Description
The potential of mHealth and wireless medical technology [MORE]

Innovations in Connected Health: In Search of the Tricorder

November 6, 2012 | | Posted in Conference Abstracts,Resources

Health care diagnostic companies have yet to embrace the universe of ubiquitous wireless connectivity. There are a [MORE]

Robotic Inventory Control

September 25, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Iventory-Taking Robot in Hoodie
So far, hospitals have only begun to glimpse the advantages of real time location systems and [MORE]

Panasonic’s North American Healthcare Group

July 3, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Japan’s consumer electronics giants, which once dominated the world market for televisions, music machines, and cameras, have been losing [MORE]

Grading Medical Apps

June 19, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Healthcare-related smart phone apps now number in the tens of thousands and, one day, could provide a physician’s prescription [MORE]

Making Money from Big Data

June 12, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Will “big data” analytics become the basis for a new wave of industrialization, across multiple sectors?  McKinsey & Company [MORE]

Steven Burrill’s 2012 Predictions for Biotech

February 21, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

G. Steve Burill
Burrill & Company, the life sciences investment firm in San Francisco, reviews the biomedical landscape from financial [MORE]

Industrialization of Medicine

December 20, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Is “evidence-based practice” a fair tradeoff for “clinical judgment?” Does healthcare need to be industrialized and standardized-enabled to run [MORE]

Growing Market for Wireless Patient Monitoring

December 20, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

BP Monitor Wristwatch
Business analyst Kalorama Information (NYC) reports that the fastest growing sector (in terms of earned revenue) for [MORE]

Designing Home Healthcare Devices

November 22, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Omnipod for Insulin Administration
Lots of indicators suggest that today’s point-of-care devices in hospitals will be tomorrow’s consumer products for [MORE]

Projections on the Healthcare Workforce

November 1, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

A recent planning study on the national healthcare workforce projected job growth in this sector to rise from 10.5% [MORE]

Robots as Half the US Labor Force

October 25, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

“In two years there will be 1.2 million robots working on Earth, that is one robot per 5,000 humans. As [MORE]

Where Healthcare Investors Are Placing Their Bets

October 4, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Among thirteen “hot” areas for private equity investment in healthcare are hospital systems, ambulatory surgery center chains, mobile health [MORE]