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Crowds Care for Cancer Supporting Survivors Challenge

Posted on June 28, 2013 by in Crowdfunding, Patient Empowerment, Patient Engagement

crowds care for cancer

Since it’s launch on April 30th 2013, the joint Office of the National Coordinator for HealthIT (ONC) and National Cancer Institute (NCI) ‘Crowds Care for Cancer: Supporting Survivors‘ challenge supported by the Health 2.o Development Challenge and Medstartr crowd sourcing platforms has garnered a fair amount of national and regional attention. On the leading edge […]

Health DataPalooza IV: Crowds Care for Cancer Challenge

Posted on June 20, 2013 by in Crowdfunding, digital health, Health IT, healthcare apps

Abdul Shaikh, NCI | Adam Wong, ONC

Principals in the ‘Crowds Care for Cancer: Supporting Survivors Challenge‘ gathered together on June 4th 2013 at the Health Datapalooza IV in Washington DC, to discuss the jointly sponsored program between the Office of the National Coordinator for HealthIT (ONC) and the National Cancer Institute (NCI) hosted by the Medstartr crowd funding and Challenge platform. In this […]

Health Datapalooza IV: Jeanne Pinder Chats with Pat Salber and Alex Fair

Posted on June 20, 2013 by in Crowdfunding, Health IT, Patient Empowerment

Alex Fair Health Datapalooza

Jeanne Pinder, CEO of Clear Health Costs (@CHCosts) chats with Dr Pat Salber, CEO of HealthTech Hatch (@HealthTechHatch) and Alex Fair, CEO of Medstartr (@Medstartr) at the Health Datapalooza IV in Washington DC. Learn about the two competing healthcare focused crowd funding platforms and their different approaches to the market. Pat Salber discusses the recent […]

Engage: Unlocking Patient Engagement Through Innovation via Geeta Nayyar, MD

Posted on June 19, 2013 by in Connectivity, digital health, Innovation, Patient Empowerment

Geeta Nayyar MD ENGAGE Conference

At the first MedCityNews ENGAGE conference @HIBCtv host Pat Salber and producer Gregg Masters held court in the media room and interviewed several willing faculty and participants. In this segment, Dr Pat Salber speaks with Geeta Nayyar, MD (@gnayyar) the Chief Medical Information Officer (CMIO) for AT&T. Watch and learn how Dr Nayyar suggests a […]

Health Datapalooza IV: Andy Oram Chats with Jeanne Pinder, CEO Clear Health Costs

Posted on June 18, 2013 by in Health IT, Innovation, Patient Empowerment

Jeanne Pinder Clear Health Costs Health Datapalooza

Andy Oram (@praxagora) chats with Jeanne Pinder, CEO of Clear Health Costs (@CHCosts) at Health Datapalooza IV. @CHCosts is a transparency and consumer empowerment play launched in the New York metro area with expansion into other markets over time. An inquisitive former journalist Pinder explains the opaque nature of the consumer health market and how […]

Health Datapalooza IV: A Chat with the CEO of Health Data Consortium

Posted on June 17, 2013 by in Health IT, Innovation, Patient Empowerment

Dwayne Spradlin Health Data Palooza

Dr Pat Salber, co-founder of Health Innovation TV, CEO of HealthTech Hatch and publisher of The Doctor Weighs In chats with Dwayne Spradlin. The man in the seat for the Health Datapalooza IV (HDP) is not unfamiliar with the health tech space and the role incentives, collaboration and crowd sourcing play in the innovation impulse. To add to […]

Health Datapalooza IV: ‘Hacking HIPAA’

Posted on June 17, 2013 by in Crowdfunding, Health IT, HIPAA

Fred Trotter Health Datapalooza

Andy Oram (@praxagora) chats with Fred Trotter (@FredTrotter) at the Health Datapalooza IV in Washington, DC. Hacking HIPAA is a project jointly developed by Fred with David Harlow (@healthblawg). The project is soon to be listed for crowd funding support at @Medstartr and intends to rollout in the following markets: New York, Texas and California […]

Health Datapalooza IV: A Poignant Message from Kym Martin

Posted on June 17, 2013 by in Health IT, integrative oncology, Patient Empowerment

kym martin health datapalooza IV

One of the many interviews we were privileged to produce at Health Datapalooza IV is a remarkable exchange between husband and wife, Ross (@rossmartin), physician, medical informaticist, musician and Kym Martin (@kymlmartin) ‘ a 30 year, 3x cancer survivor’ and certified nutrition & fitness consultant. It’s increasingly clear that in the digital health and information […]

Health Datapalooza IV: A Moment with Bryan Sivak

Posted on June 10, 2013 by in digital health, Health IT, Innovation, Patient Empowerment

Bryan Sivak

Dr. Pat Salber @docweighsin and CEO of @HealthTechHatch spoke with Bryan Sivak, CTO and ‘entrepreneur-in-residence’ at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on day 2 of the Health Datapalooza IV in Washington, DC. Bryan had some very big shoes to fill given his predecessor’s presence, style and robust representation of the ‘data liberacion’ or liquidity […]

ENGAGE: An e-Patient Panel on Health Innovation

Posted on June 8, 2013 by in Innovation, Patient Empowerment, Patient Engagement

ENGAGE: e-patient Panel Alisa Hughley

  At the Medcity News ‘Engage: Unlocking Patient Engagement Through Innovation‘ conference in Washington, DC following the Health Datapalooza IV, a panel of e-patients from the twittersphere held court and shared thoughts about the conference, the state of patient engagement and the prospects for the needed culture shift in order for ‘patient centric’ to be […]