Post Tagged with: "innovation"

Lisa Suennen - the Venture Valkyrie

Ante Up! Where I’d Place My Healthcare Bets

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November 22, 2014

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Entrepreneurs:

I am fortunate in that I get asked to speak at a lot of events, public and private. It is a great opportunity to hang out with smart people and tell the world my view of how things should be. One of the most common questions I get asked at these events is this: if you were investing in the healthcare world today, where exactly would you be placing your bets?

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Lisa Suennen - the Venture Valkyrie

The eHarmonizing of Healthcare

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September 2, 2014

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Entrepreneurs, Innovation/innovative companies, Patient engagement, Patient experience:

The Venture Valkyrie suggests using an algorithm-based personality matching system to match doctors and patients.

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Lisa Suennen - the Venture Valkyrie

Deaths of the Unfit Outnumber Survival of the Fittest

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August 23, 2014

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Entrepreneurs, INDUSTRY:

Lisa Suennes, “The Venture Valkyrie” uses Darwin’s theory of Survival of the Fittest to explain business failures

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Is There A Future For Community Oncology?

Is There A Future For Community Oncology?

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August 7, 2014

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Cancer:

Cancer costs are expected to reach $174B in the US by 2020. Right now, it’s about 10-11% of total healthcare spend which makes it a big area of focus within the healthcare industry. The question is how to manage this spending.

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Lisa Suennen - the Venture Valkyrie

Shock Value: Choosing Pain Over Self Reflection

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August 6, 2014

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Entrepreneurs:

Could inability to listen to that inner voice and act accordingly be a key contributor to start-up failure no one has discussed?

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The SKTA Innovation Accelerator for Core Technology

The SKTA Innovation Accelerator for Core Technology

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July 21, 2014

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Entrepreneurs, Innovation/innovative companies, Salber, SV Health 2.0:

The SKTA Innovation Accelerator seeds core technology startups to create and manage the essential data center. It matches entrepreneurs with the industry’s leading strategic partners and provides seed funding and state of the art work spaces.

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Jill Gilbert, Producer, Digital Health Summer Summit

Jill Gilbert Recaps the Digital Health Summer Summit

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July 8, 2014

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Digital Health Summer Summit 2014, Innovation/innovative companies, Salber, Wireless Health:

I liked everything about this conference: great speakers, great topics, useful information. But my favorite was a panel of CEOs of failed companies talking about lessons learned.

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Are You a Sloucher?  Then Lumo Has an App (or Two) for You

Are You a Sloucher? Then Lumo Has an App (or Two) for You

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July 1, 2014

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Innovation/innovative companies, PODCAST, Salber, Technology in healthcare:

Sloucher alert! Lumo Back and Lumo Lift give you a buzz when you have bad posture to help you remember to stand straight with shoulders back and head held high.

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Lisa Suennen - the Venture Valkyrie

I’m Innovating My Brains Out Over Here

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June 19, 2014

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Innovation/innovative companies:

Innovation is everywhere these days and if you haven’t got an innovation initiative at your corporation or an investment strategy that supports is, you are so five minutes ago. Unfortunately the term “innovation” has become synonymous with the term “entrepreneurship” and, while often related, they are not the same thing.

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Lisa Suennen - the Venture Valkyrie

Sláinte Mhaith! Reflections on the HealthXL Global Gathering in Dublin

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June 4, 2014

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Innovation/innovative companies:

Health XL, if you don’t know it, is a really interesting organization that has a goal is to create lasting and meaningful business partnerships among the world of healthcare IT/digital health start-ups and large healthcare corporations. They are not an accelerator or incubator or club, but rather an organization focused intensively on helping entrepreneurs and established business leaders get the most from each other to advance their mutual goals around innovation.

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Lisa Suennen - the Venture Valkyrie

Wise or Otherwise: The Harsh Realities of Launching a Start-up

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May 13, 2014

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Innovation/innovative companies:

The “bootcamp” had four panels my personal favorite (not just because I moderated it) the Harsh Realities of Launching a Start-up was great because these guys were candid and self-deprecating and funny, yet serious, and willing to openly share the bad and the ugly when it is usually only the good that gets told.

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Lisa Suennen - the Venture Valkyrie

Stuck in the Middle with You: A Report from the Health Evolution Partners Summit

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May 8, 2014

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IT:

The group of people attending this year’s Health Evolution Partners Summit know everything there is to know about how we got into such a healthcare system mess (because they helped create it) and what has got to be tackled to fix it (even if not how to do that exactly)… it is quite a conundrum.

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Lisa Suennen - the Venture Valkyrie

Beavis and Butthead Go To Silicon Valley

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April 21, 2014

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Entrepreneurs, Women's Issues:

I have seen a fair amount of formal and casual review on the show including a heated debate of whether it’s funny or not and whether it is more of a satire or closer to a reality show. A few people have commented that there are virtually no women on the show and what’s the deal?

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The Big C Competition:  A Call for Solutions for People with Cancer

The Big C Competition: A Call for Solutions for People with Cancer

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April 3, 2014

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Entrepreneurs, Innovation/innovative companies, Salber:

The LIVESTRONG Foundation and Verb are sponsoring the Big C Competition to stimulate the design of innovative solutions (products, services, and other innovations) for people with cancer.

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Yan Chow & Pat Salber

Catching up with Yan Chow at HiMSS 2014

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March 11, 2014

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HiMSS14, Salber, Technology in healthcare, Videos&Vlogs:

Yan Chow MD has a most interesting job. He is the Director of Information and Advanced Technology for Kaiser Permanente Northern California. In that role, he has had a chance to review a wide variety of innovations – ranging from early stage (e.g., a prototype held together with duct tape built in the proverbial garage) to later stage, much closer to seeing the light of day.

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