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Thought Leaders in Artificial Intelligence: Matthew Sappern, CEO of PeriGen (Part 1)

Posted on Thursday, Dec 13th 2018

I have been talking about the applications of AI on Healthcare IT problems. Here is a great case study.

Sramana Mitra: Let’s start by having you introduce yourself as well as PeriGen to our audience.

Matthew Sappern: I’m the CEO of of PeriGen. PeriGen is a software developer. We make software as a medical device. We’re FDA-cleared. Our primary goal is to build software that helps clinicians prevent adverse outcomes in childbirth, which is a pretty important task.

Sramana Mitra: Double-click down on that and explain what exactly are we talking about. Give us a use case and talk us through how this works. >>>

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Thought Leaders in Healthcare IT: Mark Redlus, CEO of Tridiuum (Part 1)

Posted on Wednesday, Dec 5th 2018

Behavioral health is a hairy area to tackle. Read how Tridiuum is creating value in that sector.

Sramana Mitra: Let’s start by introducing our audience to yourself and to Tridiuum.

Mark Redlus: Tridiuum is a digital behavioral health company. Our mission is to integrate behavioral health into total health. I’m the CEO of the company and I took this post after three years in a prior second position in the company. I took this about a year and a month ago. I’m relatively new at the job.

Sramana Mitra: If you could double-click down a bit more on what you mean by managing behavioral health, that would be great. >>>

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1Mby1M Incubation Radar 2018: WellWrap, Danville, CA

Posted on Monday, Jul 30th 2018

Joint pain is an ailment that has been around from time immemorial and given the growing overweight population, it can be expected to be a challenge in the future as well. WellWrap is a wearable orthopedic wrap embedded with proven NASA Low Level Laser technology (LLLT) for treating musculoskeletal joint pain without any pain killers. It also helps capture data on patients’ pain levels and vitals so that loved ones and doctors can track their recovery. >>>

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Thought Leaders in Healthcare IT: William King, CEO of Zephyr Health (Part 1)

Posted on Monday, May 14th 2018

I first spoke with William for our Entrepreneur Journeys series in March 2015. This is a follow-up discussion on the company’s progress and extensive impact by harnessing data from a hundred different sources to help pharmaceutical companies across various use cases. Excellent insights!

Sramana Mitra: Let’s start by catching up a bit. We spoke sometime back in the Entrepreneur Journeys series where you introduced Zephyr Health. Our audience has that. We’ll connect that story to this one so people can go back and read that story. Catch me up on what’s happening. >>>

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Thought Leaders in Healthcare IT: Michael O’Neil, CEO of GetWellNetwork (Part 1)

Posted on Monday, Feb 12th 2018

There are tremendous inefficiencies in the healthcare ecosystem and a large percentage of these can be streamlined with technology. This is a field where technology has an unambiguous positive impact to bring to bear. However, we’re still far from where we need to be.

Sramana Mitra: Let’s start with some introduction. Let’s introduce our audience to yourself as well as to GetWellNetwork. What do you do? What’s your background?

Michael O’Neil: I’m the Founder and CEO of GetWellNetwork. We are a company that has been around for some time >>>

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Thought Leaders in Healthcare IT: Prashant Srivastava, CEO of Evive (Part 1)

Posted on Monday, Jan 8th 2018

Prashant has built a very interesting benefits optimization company to over $30 million in revenue. He shares insights on how he sees the benefits optimization space is evolving with the application of predictive analytics. Very cool conversation!

Sramana Mitra: Tell us about Evive. What are you doing? What trends are you aligning with?

Prashant Srivastava: Think of Evive as Amazon meets Google meets Benefits. Like Amazon, we’re creating a recommendation for the end user based on a record on transaction or interaction that they have done in the past. Like Google, we are using ad >>>

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Thought Leaders in Healthcare IT: Inder Singh, CEO of Kinsa Health (Part 1)

Posted on Monday, Jul 3rd 2017

This is a very cool story of an intelligent thermometer with far-reaching consequences. Absolutely fascinating!

Sramana Mitra: Let’s start by introducing our audience to yourself as well as to Kinsa.

Inder Singh: I am the Founder and CEO of Kinsa. I started the company about five years ago. Kinsa has reimagined the thermometer, which is the first product parents turn to when a child falls ill. We’ve turned it into a health support system. We’ve done that for a much bigger reason. Our mission is to help curb the spread of an illness by understanding where and when it starts and helping to respond to it early. >>>

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Thought Leaders in Healthcare IT: ClearDATA CEO Darin Brannan (Part 1)

Posted on Monday, May 29th 2017

The infrastructure requirements of healthcare IT are particular. Darin discusses the issues.

Sramana Mitra: Let’s start by introducing our audience to ClearDATA as well as yourself.

Darin Brannan: I’m the Co-Founder and CEO of ClearDATA headquartered out of Austin, Texas. I’ve been in the tech business for about 25 years, mostly out of the Bay Area. For the past six years, I’ve been directly and almost exclusively focused on the healthcare IT market. Much of my family is in healthcare as physicians or practitioners. I’ve been around healthcare for a long time. ClearDATA’s >>>

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