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Nurturing healthcare innovation requires intelligence, partnership, and patience. After speaking at our 5th Annual Digital Health Luncheon at the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, I had the pleasure of discussing this further with Chetan Parekh, Associate Brand Director & Innovation Portfolio Leader of P&G Ventures.

During our time we discussed innovation the health space, the opportunity to innovate for the aging population, the future of the industry, and his love of biographies. Take a listen below.


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Democratizing healthcare transportation is crucial for patients’ quality of care and quality of life. Providing approximately 10,000 rides per minute, Uber is looking to be a driving force behind healthcare transportation.

This week, I sat down with Dan R. Trigub, Head of Business Development for Uber Health, to discuss accessible healthcare transportation, HIMSS 2019 trends, his love of EDM, and how being a first-generation American has shaped him. Take a listen below.


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Reporting on healthcare well is key because it is something that touches us all. In order to cover the industry well, it requires asking big, difficult questions, that often times have endlessly fascinating answers.

This week’s guest, Zachary Tracer, Healthcare Editor of Business Insider, discusses reporting in healthcare, how the industry is refashioning itself, his past life as a photojournalist, and being a Deadhead. Take a listen below.


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Granting easier access to healthcare is essential. Why? It means people will be more invested in their well-being, which ultimately means healthier individuals. I had the pleasure of discussing this concept further with this week’s guest live at W2O’s 5th Annual Digital Health Luncheon, during the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference.

Marcus Osborne, VP of Health & Wellness Transformation at Walmart, joined the podcast to discuss simplifying healthcare access, bringing a consumer-centric approach to healthcare, where the industry is headed in the next 10 years, and his favorite band from across the pond. Take a listen below.


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Strengthening healthcare through data and government is a delicate and rewarding balance.

During this year’s J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, Mona Siddiqui MD, MPH, Chief Data Officer of the US Department of Health and Human Services, joined our  5th Annual Digital Health Luncheon, as the keynote speaker. Her presentation on data liquidity and the role of the federal government in healthcare was truly fascinating and inspiring.

After the luncheon, we sat down to discuss these topics further, the landscape of healthcare in the next five to ten years, the power of data, Giacomo Puccini, and the time she swam with sharks. Take a listen below.


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Bringing a digital-first experience to healthcare is now the expectation. People have grown accustom to the convenience and power of digital, and the industry must master and implement digital to meet this standard.

During JPM, I had the opportunity to sit down with Florian Otto, CEO & Co-Founder of Cedar. During our discussion he shared how the industry must progress, the future of patient billing, and his days as a pharmacy delivery boy. Take a listen below.


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Partnership is critical when it comes to innovating in healthcare. This week’s guest, Rowan Chapman, PhD, Head of Johnson & Johnson Innovation, California, understands this implicitly.

During our time together at Techonomy, she discussed JNJ’s commitment to innovation and steps everyone can take to innovate. Plus, she shares how hiking across a glacier changed her entire perspective and the three books she’d read if she had an infinite amount of time. Take a listen below.


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Building your audience on social media is all about listening and executing. It sounds simple, but many brands, organizations, and individuals still struggle to make this happen. This week’s guest, musician Alex Aiono, does not.

Amassing nearly 1 billion views on Youtube, Alex, has become a master of social strategy. He discusses how to build your audience on social media, the importance of individual channel strategy, and being a hopeless romantic. Take a listen below.


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Bringing primary care to all requires commitment to accessibility and the marrying of health and technology. As companies and organizations take ownership for accessibility it will lead to a better healthcare system for all.

This week’s guest, Robbie Cape, CEO and Co-Founder of 98point6, discusses this, the future of health, telemedicine, and AR. Plus, he dives into the music that drives his kids crazy and his love of knitting. Take a listen below.


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