Wisdom Dialogues 2013: Jos de Blok, “A Nurse-led Model for Community Care: Buurtzorg Nederland” (1)

Wisdom Dialogues 2013:  Jos de Blok, “A Nurse-led Model for Community Care: Buurtzorg Nederland” (1)

so a different way to start a meeting and you can use that in the meetings that you lead it engages people in a very different way so that was one of 33 liberating structures that have been gathered together by my good friend and colleague Keith McCandless who runs the social invention group and […]

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Advancing Health Care Through Research: Our Patients’ Stories

I have sickle cell disease (SS). I didn’t really understand it growing up, I just knew that I would get pain every so often. It didn’t hit me that it was lifetime, life — lifelong, and that I would be dealing with this. It was a hard pill to swallow when I realized that this […]

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The Right Fit: Engaging Patients in Recruitment

The Right Fit: Engaging Patients in Recruitment

When we’re hiring for our areas we’re looking for certain clinical skills in the interview to see if candidates actually have them but that can create a bias where we’re just not seeing things that that candidate has because we’re not looking for them so what we did for our interview process was we had […]

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Innovation in Healthcare, with Dr. Rasu Shrestha, Chief Innovation Officer, UPMC (CXOTalk #285)

Innovation in Healthcare, with Dr. Rasu Shrestha, Chief Innovation Officer, UPMC (CXOTalk #285)

Innovation in healthcare is arguably one of the most important topics of our time. We all care about our healthcare and, without innovation, we stand still. This is a great time for innovation in healthcare. I’m Michael Krigsman. I’m an industry analyst and the host of CxOTalk. Today, on Episode #285, we are speaking with […]

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Health Insurance: Changing Healthcare with Aetna (CXOTalk #317)

Health Insurance: Changing Healthcare with Aetna (CXOTalk #317)

The healthcare system, it definitely needs to change. What’s the role of the insurers in that system? Today, on CXOTalk, we’re speaking with someone who is driving change at a major healthcare insurer. I’m Michael Krigsman. I’m an industry analyst and the host of CXOTalk. I want to give a huge shout out to IPsoft. […]

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What if all US health care costs were transparent? | Jeanne Pinder

So, a little while ago, members of my family had three bits of minor surgery, about a half hour each, and we got three sets of bills. For the first one, the anesthesia bill alone was 2,000 dollars; the second one, 2,000 dollars; the third one, 6,000 dollars. So I’m a journalist. I’m like, what’s […]

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Virtual Reality in Surgery, Healthcare, and Medical Education (CXOTalk #281)

Virtual Reality in Surgery, Healthcare, and Medical Education (CXOTalk #281)

We all go to the doctor. Sometimes we even have surgery. But, what about using virtual reality to do telemedicine and to teach future doctors? Today, on Episode #281 of CxOTalk, we are speaking with a pioneer in using virtual reality for just these purposes. I’m Michael Krigsman. I’m an industry analyst and the host […]

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The Empathy Simulator: Curtin develops hi-tech simulations for healthcare trainees

Dr Janet Beilby: How do you prepare health students to work in demanding, complex and often emotional situations? The best way is to place them in real-life clinical situations, or at least simulate these as closely as possible. Voice Over: Unfortunately, clinical placements are limited and very costly. Alternatively, such as using trained actors to […]

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Virtual reality is finding a place in health care

Virtual reality is finding a place in health care

Laura Victoria-Perez needed a hysterectomy and for the first time in her life, was facing major surgery. I didn’t know what to expect about the operating room. I didn’t know what to expect about the preparation. The idea of having surgery and spending time in hospital can cause high levels of anxiety says anesthesiologist Dr. […]

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Healthcare Innovation Customer Testimonial

Healthcare Innovation Customer Testimonial

I have been part of the UC Berkeley – DTU program in healthcare innovation and the ILC program has provided me with great value in my work. The primary value has been to raise the level of ambition both for myself and the organization that I’m part of. We have started an Innovation Fund with […]

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