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Avizia Advocates for Telehealth Awareness

Though telehealth isn’t widely utilized by consumers, those who do use it like the service. Telehealth provider Avizia has been looking into the issue after the publication of a 2017 report called "Closing the Telehealth Gap,” developed with insight from NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. In their own research, Avizia...

New CEO succeeds founder at one of KC’s fastest growing companies

Doug Ghertner is replacing Don Peterson as the new CEO of Infusion Express. Peterson is enthusiastic about Ghertner’s appointment, saying, “We’re lucky we found him” and that Ghertner fills “a void in my experience and know-how in industry that I couldn’t have filled on my...

Global Augmented and Virtual Reality in Healthcare Market 2017-2023

A new report from Research and Markets values the augmented and virtual reality in healthcare market at a whopping $769.2 million in 2017. The report predicts that by 2023, just five years from now, it will be valued at nearly $5 billion. Key reasons for the...

Virtual Care Market Growth with Worldwide Industry Analysis Research Report 2021

Virtual care continues to grow in importance and prevalence in the healthcare industry. Patients and healthcare organizations alike are becoming more exposed to virtual care offerings such as telemedicine, online scheduling, and better electronic health record (EHR) management. Key players in the virtual healthcare market include...

The 10 CEOs Transforming Healthcare In America

  Who are the game changers in the healthcare industry? In a recent article on Forbes, contributor Robert Reiss shares his team’s top 10 picks, along with each CEO’s insights on how their companies are and will continue contributing to healthcare transformation. The top 10 CEOs transforming...

GRAIL Details Plans for Early Cancer Detection Trials, Products

GRAIL management has confirmed that the company will be releasing a cell-free, DNA-based assay in Hong Kong this year to test for nasopharyngeal carcinoma. At the recent Precision Medicine World Conference, GRAIL also outlined their strategy for a circulating cell-free genome atlas trial. They plan to...

Landmark Health Explores Possible Sale

McKesson Ventures portfolio company Landmark Health is considering a sale, making it possible for Landmark’s chief executive to take a leadership role with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation. Landmark provides home healthcare for chronically ill patients. It focuses on behavioral, social, medical, and palliative...