Finger on the Pulse: Bret Larsen of eVisit on Delivering Healthcare in the 21st Century

Finger on the Pulse: Bret Larsen of eVisit on Delivering Healthcare in the 21st Century

– [Alex] In this episode of UpTech Report, I interview Bret Larsen, the CEO of eVisit. Historically, the health care industry has been slow to catch up to the information technology advancements of the 21st century. eVisit is changing that through their telemedicine platform. Currently, adopted by over 200 major providers, Brett discusses the challenges […]

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The Cost of Obesity

The Cost of Obesity

What if…. You could write yourself a check for $100,000? Well if you are woman that’s overweight, that’s how you may be spending on medical costs instead of saving for retirement. Think of it this way. It can cost up to $538.00 a month to deal with obesity. First there are the direct medical costs […]

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Why mobile technology may well define the future of healthcare… for everyone.

Why mobile technology may well define the future of healthcare… for everyone.

The provision of healthcare through the use of mobile devices, or mHealth, is becoming a global reality. The lower costs, immediacy and widespread availability of mobile technology are changing the way patients receive their care, making healthcare faster, better and cheaper. According to PwC commissioned research by the Economist Intelligence Unit, the general perception in […]

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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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