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4 startups outline their vision for the future of health tech in 2019 – Technology – MM&M – Medical Marketing and Media

According to digital-health-only venture fund Rock Health, startups attracted a whopping $ 3.3 billion in investment during Q3 2018. That upped the full-year sum to $ 6.8 billion through September — or more than a billion dollars more than was invested during the entirety of 2017, which itself exceeded the previous full-year record of $… Read More »

Koen Kas, the Gardener of Health Tech Delights

The future of healthcare is not about being sick, Prof. Dr. Koen Kas believes. Having spent many years in life sciences in both research and as an entrepreneur, Koen now knows that getting and staying healthy isn’t about just developing medicines and med-tech: optimally, health requires a tincture of delight, Koen advises in his breakthrough,… Read More »

As Workers’ Healthcare Costs Increase, Employers Look to Telehealth and Wearable Tech to Manage Cost & Health Risks

Family premiums for health insurance received at the workplace grew 5% in 2018: to $ 19,616, according to the 2018 KFF Employer Health Benefits Survey released today by the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF). These two trends combine for a 212% increase in workers’ deductibles in the past decade. This is about eight times the growth of… Read More »