Empowering Health Systems with Technology: Hemant Taneja, Founder of Commure, Managing Director of General Cataylst & Author

This week I had the opportunity to chat with Hemant Taneja, Founder of Commure, Managing Director of General Cataylst & Author. During our chat, we discussed Hemant’s role in launching Livongo (h/t to What2Know alum, Glen Tullman), he explained the importance of health assurance, shared why tech shouldn’t disrupt health, plus reminisced over Bob Marley. …

From the Class of ’87 to Today: How We’re Paying it Forward to the Next Generation

There is nothing more important in our profession than paving the way for the next generation of practitioners. Passing on the lessons, learnings, accomplishments, failures and perspectives so they can be translated to what’s next. Providing students with internships and graduates with entry-level positions maintains the circle of careers and ensures organizations of all sizes benefit …

The Scoop: 09.30.20

It’s been a week of companies securing more ties with the world of Big Data – from Oracle and Walmart’s discussions with Quibi and TikTok, to Fortnite teaming up with the music industry with another video launch (this time with BTS ), to retail tech classic HotSchedules coming in the top ten downloaded apps, morphing …

We’re Launching the ‘Recommended Value’ News Hub to Bring Light, Not Heat, to the Drug-Pricing Conversation

Today, W2O is launching Recommended Value, a hub for news and commentary about the way health care value, price, access and reimbursement is evolving. It extends the work we’ve been doing with our industry-leading newsletters for more than five years, allowing W2O to expand our analysis and curation and bring more visibility to these critical …

W2O Launches Hū to Radically Improve Clinical Trial Inclusion and Participation

New Tech-Driven Patient Activation Organization Combines Data, Behavioral Economics and Decision Science to Increase Speed and Reduce Costs Launch of Hū Designed to Address Broad Clinical Trial Enrollment Challenges Heightened by COVID-19 Pandemic  San Francisco, September 29, 2020 – W2O today announced the creation of Hū, the first-of-its kind Patient Activation Organization (PAO). Hū will …