Post Tagged with: "innovation"

Lisa Suennen - the Venture Valkyrie

It’s All In Your Head

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February 4, 2015

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Mental health:

I am impressed by the commitment to behavioral health innovation I have recently seen among digital health entrepreneurs. There are some really meaningful companies out there making a powerful difference in people’s lives.

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Lisa Suennen - the Venture Valkyrie

Music as Medicine

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December 23, 2014

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Innovation/innovative companies:

Musical Health Technologies describes itself as “mobile technology, which digitizes the evidence-based music therapy practice of lyric prompting,” by which they mean they use the familiarity of lyrics and the way the brain reacts to music to deliver a therapeutic intervention. They are seeking to make music therapy not just effective (which is already well known medical fact), but scalable, which it has previously never been.

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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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