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Is Healthcare still stuck in the Doogie days?

Health Datapalooza is right around the corner (May 31- June 3 in Washington, DC)

Data experts, technology developers, entrepreneurs, policy makers, healthcare system leaders, and community advocates will be sharing their views on what’s to come. 233 more words

Seeking Beta Testers for New Fertility App

Cycle Technologies is all about creating brilliantly simple and innovative solutions. Our focus is in the reproductive health space, and we’ve developed a number of effective family planning solutions for women all over the world since 2002. 109 more words

Health Innovation

Health Innovation Procurement in Canada’s Health Care: A Promising Pathway

By Dr. Gabriela Prada

Director, Health Innovation Policy, and Evaluation at The Conference Board of Canada

The sustainability of Canada’s public health care system will depend in large part on innovations that can enhance the efficiency, safety, quality, and productivity of health and health care services. 726 more words

Precision Medicine v. Accountable Care: A Faux Choice?

By Gregg A. Masters, MPH

Whether you call it personalized medicine or as Eric Topol MD prefer’s ‘individualized medicine’ or even via the possible conflation of the two c/o the President @BarackObama ‘ 443 more words

ACA

Integrating self-collecting HPV DNA testing with community health worker programs increases cervical screening coverage

This past weekend, I attended a conference on health and high politics examining the role of politics, global partnerships, and innovation in health equity and security. 649 more words

Cervical Cancer

Universal American: No Where to Be Found at JP Morgan Healthcare Conference 2015

By Gregg A. Masters, MPH

In preparing for my trip from San Diego to San Francisco to cover the 33rd Annual JP Morgan Healthcare Conference, see: … 433 more words

Accountable Care

When Mating Kills: Rewiring Nature to Kill Mosquitoes

BY SUDIPTA SAHA, STAFF WRITER

Before coming to Canada from Bangladesh, going to sleep most nights required a lot of preparation. I had to spray my room with insecticide, put up a bed net, or both. 1,491 more words

Health & Innovation