Episode 37: Elad Benjamin, Co-Founder & CEO, Zebra Medical Vision

by Chuck Feerick11-15-2017

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Episode 37: Elad Benjamin, Co-Founder & CEO, Zebra Medical Vision
Our guest today, Elad Benjamin, joins the podcast from Israel for the second episode in our series on innovation and the use of AI in healthcare. Elad is CEO and Co-Founder of Zebra Medical Vision and is a veteran Healthcare IT executive with over 20 years of experience in software and medical devices, in both startups and Fortune 500 companies. He has held senior roles in Healthcare IT companies, including playing key roles in taking companies public on the NASDAQ as well as managing complex global businesses implementing solutions in medical providers worldwide. Elad holds a BsC from Tel Aviv University and earned his MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.
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Beyond the Buzzwords: Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning in Healthcare (Part 2 of 2)

by Leland Brewster11-15-2017

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Beyond the Buzzwords: Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning in Healthcare (Part 2 of 2)
Having looked at the history of AI and machine learning, as well as some of the strategies employed by today’s data scientists, in the first part of this article, we’ll now explore how three companies are using these techniques to transform the healthcare industry.
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Episode 36: Kevin Freedman, Founder, NextPhase Partners

by Chuck Feerick11-01-2017

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Episode 36: Kevin Freedman, Founder, NextPhase Partners
Our guest today, Kevin Freedman, joins me to talk about innovation and the use of AI in healthcare. Kevin is founder of NextPhase Partners, a firm providing independent support and guidance to entrepreneurs as they guide their companies through their next phases of growth. Prior to NextPhase, Kevin was an operating partner at Khosla Ventures and has more than 15 years of operating experience with leadership roles in both consumer and enterprise technology companies.
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Episode 35: 2017 Healthbox Studio (Bonus Episode)

by Chuck Feerick10-18-2017

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Episode 35: 2017 Healthbox Studio (Bonus Episode)
This week’s bonus episode was recorded live at the 2017 Healthbox Studio Showcase! Healthbox hosts the program to support and advance entrepreneurial innovation, which aligns with our overall mission to empower the reinvention of healthcare. The program helps accelerate emerging digital health companies and fosters relationships between startup founders and industry leaders. Healthbox hosts the program free of charge to selected companies with no required equity exchange. The Studio ran from October 9-13 at the Healthbox office in Chicago, IL and featured presentations, workshops, and mentor sessions from the Healthbox team and other industry leaders. In this episode, host Chuck Feerick sat down with four participants from the Studio to explore what their companies do and the problems they solve, what some of their biggest takeaways from the week were, a favorite session or two from the week, and what is the first thing they’ll do once they get back to their teams.
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Episode 34: Drew Schiller, Co-Founder & CEO, Validic

by Chuck Feerick10-11-2017

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Episode 34: Drew Schiller, Co-Founder & CEO, Validic
Our guest today, Drew Schiller, Co-Founder & CEO at Validic, joins Chuck on the Podcast for the final episode in our series around interoperability in Healthcare. Validic is a technology platform for convenient, easy access to digital health data from best-in-class clinical and remote-monitoring devices, sensors, fitness equipment, wearables and patient wellness applications.
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The Opportunity for Digital Health to Reduce Burnout and Restore the Joy in Practice for Doctors and Nurses

by Shanna Kirshenblatt 10-04-2017

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The Opportunity for Digital Health to Reduce Burnout and Restore the Joy in Practice for Doctors and Nurses
It is not a one size fits all to restore joy in practice and improve the provider experience. Determining the optimal digital health solution and measuring success or ROI will be role, specialty, and patient population specific.
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Healthbox Horizon Scan Webinar Focuses on Clinician Burnout and the Joy in Provider Practice

by Jessica Baker09-27-2017

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The webinar focused on using digital health solutions to restore the joy in provider practice and reduce burnout in the field.
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Episode 33: Leland Brewster, Director of Fund Management, Healthbox

by Chuck Feerick09-27-2017

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Episode 33: Leland Brewster, Director of Fund Management, Healthbox
On this week’s episode, we welcome Leland Brewster back on the program for the second part of our series around interoperability in healthcare! Leland is the Director of Fund Management for Healthbox and supports Intermountain Innovation Fund-related activities and heads Healthbox's seed investments in addition to supporting portfolio management efforts across all of its investment vehicles. Prior to joining Healthbox, Leland worked for Clarion Healthcare, a boutique life sciences consultancy in Boston. At Clarion, he was involved in multiple product commercialization and launch readiness projects, as well as the design and launch of a one-of-a-kind patient and physician support program. Leland received his BA in Economics and Chemistry from Williams College and received his MBA from Chicago Booth.
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Healthbox Announces the Appointment of Sumit Nagpal as Managing Director

by Kristen Lux09-26-2017

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Healthbox Announces the Appointment of Sumit Nagpal as Managing Director
Healthbox announced today the addition of Sumit Nagpal as Managing Director. Nagpal is a life-long health and social care innovator, a relentless entrepreneur and leader, and a hands-on technologist committed to applying his skills to help transform healthcare. He brings a wealth of experience to the company with practical successes across multiple high-growth companies.
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Healthbox Horizon Scan Releases Provider Experience Report

by Shanna Kirshenblatt09-13-2017

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Healthbox Horizon Scan Releases Provider Experience Report
Explore how digital health solutions can restore the joy in practice.
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Episode 32: Niko Skievaski, Co-Founder & President of Redox

by Chuck Feerick09-13-2017

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Episode 32: Niko Skievaski, Co-Founder & President of Redox
This week’s episode is the first part of our new podcast series around Interoperability. Joining host Chuck Feerick on the program is Niko Skievaski, the Co-founder and President of Redox. Based in Madison Wisconsin, Niko started Redox in 2014 to reduce barriers to entry in healthcare technology and has thus created a Modern API for EHR integration. Niko is a board member and co-founder of 100State, Wisconsin’s largest co-working space as well as co-founding BreadcrumbsQA, a searchable Q&A knowledge management platform originally deployed at Epic.
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Healthbox Announces 2017 Healthbox Studio Cohort

by Kristen Lux09-12-2017

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Healthbox Announces 2017 Healthbox Studio Cohort
Healthbox is excited to announce the cohort of the 2017 Healthbox Studio.
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Beyond the Buzzwords: Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning in Healthcare

by Leland Brewster09-06-2017

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Beyond the Buzzwords: Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning in Healthcare
Machine learning and, by extension, applied AI is transforming a growing number of industries at an accelerating pace. In this month's article, part one of two, Healthbox goes beyond the buzzwords to provide an understanding of the statistical techniques reshaping the practice of medicine.
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Episode 31: Jeff Hyman, Founder of Strong Suit, on Finding & Hiring Rockstars at Your Startup

by Chuck Feerick08-30-2017

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Episode 31: Jeff Hyman, Founder of Strong Suit, on Finding & Hiring Rockstars at Your Startup
This week we have a bonus episode of the podcast with Jeff Hyman, Founder and Chief Talent Officer of Strong Suit, a firm that helps build Rockstar top-teams for VC & PE portfolio companies. In addition to founding Strong Suit, Jeff is an Adjunct Professor at the Kellogg School of Management, is the Author of The Ultimate Guide to Hiring Growth Rockstars and the Host of the iTunes rated 5-star Strong Suit Podcast, and is CEO-in-Residence at Sterling Partners, a $6B Chicago PE firm. Along the way to founding Strong Suit, Jeff has raised $55M in venture capital, and has been CEO and Founder of 4 different companies, including Chicago-based Retrofit, where he is now Chairman.
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The Intermountain Foundry Helped Propel a Home-Grown Physical Therapy Tech Solution Toward Success

by Healthbox08-24-2017

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The Intermountain Foundry Helped Propel a Home-Grown Physical Therapy Tech Solution Toward Success
Intermountain Healthcare shares the story of Intermountain ROMS®, a project that was accelerated through the Intermountain Foundry in collaboration with Healthbox.
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Innovation Rising Episode 30: Kelly Perdew, Co-Founder & Managing General Partner at Moonshots Capital

by Chuck Feerick08-23-2017

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Innovation Rising Episode 30: Kelly Perdew, Co-Founder & Managing General Partner at Moonshots Capital
This week’s episode is the third and final installment of our series in On-Demand Healthcare. Our guest today is Kelly Perdew, Managing General Partner of Moonshots Capital – an early stage angel syndicate that invests in early stage technology companies and leans in heavily on veteran founded companies. He is co-founder & Managing Partner at The DuMont Project – a consultative agency that helps accelerate the growth of direct to consumer brands. Prior to DuMont Project he was the CEO of Fastpoint Games, a venture-backed leading developer of live data-driven games for the fortune 500 brand set.
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Healthbox in the News: August 2017

by Kristen Lux08-11-2017

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Healthbox in the News: August 2017
Healthbox in the news, August 2017. Updated regularly.
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Innovation Rising Episode 29: Sameer Khanna, VP of Engineering at Pager

by Chuck Feerick08-09-2017

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Innovation Rising Episode 29: Sameer Khanna, VP of Engineering at Pager
This week we have Sameer Khanna, VP of Engineering at Pager on the program in the second part in our series around on-demand healthcare, specifically the use of AI in on-demand healthcare!
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Producing a Successful Internal Innovation Program for Your Organization

by Lisa Bower08-07-2017

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Producing a Successful Internal Innovation Program for Your Organization
As the healthcare industry faces unprecedented challenges to improve quality and access to care and lower costs, there is a widespread need for ingenuity and the adoption of new solutions. Developing internal innovation programs that engage employees can provide a unique competitive edge.
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Healthbox is Hiring: Analyst, Research & Writing

by Healthbox08-07-2017

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Healthbox is Hiring: Analyst, Research & Writing
Healthbox is seeking a part time Research and Writing Analyst to join our Horizon Scan team.
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Episode 28: Myra Hager, Director, Digital Health at Baylor Scott & White Health and Dore Murphy, formerly VP, Pager

by Chuck Feerick07-26-2017

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Episode 28: Myra Hager, Director, Digital Health at Baylor Scott & White Health and Dore Murphy, formerly VP, Pager
This week we have a great episode with Myra Hager of Baylor Scott & White Health and Dore Murphy formerly of Pager! Myra is the Director of Digital Health at Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) where she manages population health innovation strategy and project execution with a goal of achieving better population health by substantially improving outcomes, driving costs down, empowering their ACO and Health plans with digital solutions, as well as create opportunities for new business models to achieve population health. Dore was formerly the VP of Marketing at Pager, a company that is Reinventing the traditional doctor-patient experience by making quality care more convenient and accessible by sending a board-certified doctor to treat urgent care needs, at any location, summoned directly through their app. Prior to joining Pager, Dore led marketing at Sum and has a great experience working for a number of years at the New York Times In November of 2016, BSWH and Pager announced a partnership to bring Pager’s services to BSWH’s network in the Austin area
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Healthbox and Intermountain Healthcare to Co-Present at Stanford Medicine X

by Kristen Lux07-24-2017

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Healthbox and Intermountain Healthcare to Co-Present at Stanford Medicine X
Healthbox and Intermountain Healthcare will co-present on "Prioritizing Internal Health System Innovation to Drive Improved Outcomes, Reduce Costs, and Commercialize Employee Ideas" at the 2017 Stanford Medicine X Conference this September. The session will be presented by Neil Patel, President, Healthbox and Randy Block, Commercialization Director, Intermountain Healthcare.
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Episode 27: Glenn Winokur, Senior Advisor to Healthbox

by Chuck Feerick07-19-2017

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Episode 27: Glenn Winokur, Senior Advisor to Healthbox
Today we have another great bonus episode featuring Glenn Winokur, Senior Advisor to Healthbox. Before Glenn came on board with Healthbox, he was Co-founder and CEO of Syapse, a company which he Incubated from an idea in a Stanford class to a market leading venture funded start-up that provides a precision medicine data platform enabling healthcare providers to use molecular profiling to diagnose and treat patients. Under Glenn’s leadership over an 8 year period, Syapse raised over $40m in venture funding. Prior to Syapse, Glenn was the CEO of Scalix and Chief Operating Officer of NetIQ, respectively. In addition to Healthbox, Glenn is an advisor to the University of Illinois, Stanford University, and UCSF. And with all this experience, Glenn has become an angel investor with investments including Puppet Labs, Cloud Sherpas (now part of Accenture), SchoolMessenger (now part of West Corp), Syapse, and Panthenon.
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Innovation Rising Episode 26: Michael Greeley of Flare Capital Partners

by Chuck Feerick07-12-2017

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Innovation Rising Episode 26: Michael Greeley of Flare Capital Partners
This week’s episode is the last episode in our series on new models of Primary Care! Our guest today, Michael Greeley, is a General Partner at Flare Capital Partners. Prior to co-founding Flare Capital Partners, Michael was the founding General Partner of Flybridge Capital Partners where he led the firm’s healthcare investments.
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Trends in Consumer Behavioral Health Apps

by Emily Wengel07-11-2017

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Trends in Consumer Behavioral Health Apps
Headspace raised $37M less than two weeks ago. Other direct to consumer (DTC) behavioral health apps have also raised hefty sums of cash over the past few years, such as Talkspace, Joyable, Ginger.io, and Lumos Labs.
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