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Your Brain Off Sleep – Not a Pretty Picture

Your Brain Off Sleep – Not a Pretty Picture

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December 10, 2014

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Infographic, Salber, Sleep:

This infographic from Brain Mic in collaboration with GE show what happens when you don’t get enough sleep.

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Got Toddler?  Got Ear Infection?  Get CellScope?

Got Toddler? Got Ear Infection? Get CellScope?

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December 9, 2014

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Digital health, Salber:

According to CellScope co-founder and CEO Erik Douglas, the Oto HOME lets you bring the doctor into the home instead of the patient and parents into the doctor’s office.

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What’s Hot on Hatch?  The 6 Most Watched Videos

What’s Hot on Hatch? The 6 Most Watched Videos

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December 6, 2014

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Digital health, Entrepreneurs, Salber:

Health Tech Hatch is THE place for health entrepreneurs to tell their stories. Funders & accelerators look to Hatch to learn about new companies

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It’s Giving Tuesday:  Share the Love with MedShare

It’s Giving Tuesday: Share the Love with MedShare

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December 2, 2014

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Activism, Global Health, Salber:

For 15 years, MedShare has been the bridge between surplus and need through the efficient recovery of surplus medical supplies and equipment from hospitals, manufacturers and distributors and redistribution to local safety net clinics and hospitals in the developing world and in the US.

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Frank Williams, CEO Evolent Health

Transforming Healthcare: A Conversation with Frank Williams

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December 1, 2014

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Entrepreneurs, HealthBeat 2014, Salber:

There is “a massive opportunity for healthcare systems to reshape their economics as they see declining reimbursement on the inpatient side”

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A Doctor Mom’s Kids’ Book:  “My Doctor And Me ABC”

A Doctor Mom’s Kids’ Book: “My Doctor And Me ABC”

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November 28, 2014

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Family and kids, Salber:

Dr. Cox is a third generation Family Physician who has taken care of a lot of kids. She is also a Mom of three. So I would say she definitely has the credentials to write a book for kids about what to expect when going for a doctor’s visit.

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Mark Winter, CEO, CareSpan

CareSpan: Delivering Primary Care Everywhere

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November 18, 2014

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Global Health, Health 2.0 2014, Innovation/innovative companies, Salber:

CareSpan’s clinic in the cloud employs state-of-the art telemedicine technology to bring high quality health care to remote areas anywhere in the world.

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November 19 is World Toilet Day

November 19 is World Toilet Day

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November 18, 2014

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Activism, Global Health, Public Health, Salber:

You may not know it, but lack of toilets and open defecation not only contaminates water sources and spreads disease, but it also puts women and girls at risk for sexual assault

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Dr. Mehmet Oz

The Best (and Worst) of #OzsInBox

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November 14, 2014

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Medical Ethics, Salber, Social Media:

Twitterverse has been going bonkers over the #OzsInBox tweet. It’s has been lot’s of fun for every one except, I expect, the good Doctor, his producers and his sponsers.

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Boston, Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum

Boston, Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum

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November 9, 2014

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Big data, Salber:

If you want to learn how healthcare organizations are using analytics to produce data-driven insights that reduce readmissions, cut hospital-contracted conditions, identify and eliminate waste, and improve clinician workflow, then attend the Forum.

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Bob Messerschmidt, CEO of Nueon

Reimagining Blood Pressure Measurement – the Nueon Story

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November 7, 2014

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Entrepreneurs, HealthTech Conference 2014, Innovation/innovative companies, Salber:

Nueon, has come up with a better, probably more accurate and clinically relevant, way of obtaining a blood pressure measurement.

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Amer Haider, CEO, Doctella

Having Surgery? Check Out Doctella’s Checklists for Patients

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November 6, 2014

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Digital health, HealthTech Conference 2014, Innovation/innovative companies, Patient Safety, Salber:

Until recently, healthcare checklists were aimed at doctors or the care team. But now, a startup, named Doctella, has released an app that features checklists for patients preparing for surgery or some type of medical procedure.

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Ron Goldman, CEO & Co-Founder of Kognito

Can Virtual Humans Help Change Behavior?

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November 4, 2014

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Digital health, Entrepreneurs, Health 2.0 2014, Salber, Technology in healthcare:

Kognito uses its virtual human technologies and its science-driven approach to create simulations of real conversations. A user then takes on the role of a virtual human and actually role-plays or practices challenging conversations.

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Overcoming Physician Burnout, A Step-by-Step Guide

Overcoming Physician Burnout, A Step-by-Step Guide

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November 3, 2014

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Physician Burnout, Salber:

Dike Drummond’s new book, subtitled “What to Do When Working Harder Isn’t Working” helps docs overcome burnout, build an ideal practice & a balanced life.

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Daniel Kraft MD, Founder and Executive Director of Exponential Medicine

A Wild Ride with Daniel Kraft

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November 1, 2014

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HealthBeat 2014, Innovation/innovative companies, Salber:

“The pace of change is breathtaking,” says Daniel Kraft MD, Chair, Medicine track at Singularity University & Founding Executive Dir.of Exponential Medicine

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