Business are bracing for the increase in healthcare costs for their employees with average cost per employee steadily rising. Even with these increase in costs, the experience for employees and employers has not improved with a lack of transparency and timely access to quality care. Seeking to change this paradigm is newly launched Eden Health. […]
Humans, like computers, are both hardware and software. Human hardware consists of cells, bones, blood, all the physical stuff that comprises our bodies and their many systems. Human software is psychology, mood – the world of our mind and emotions, as opposed to simply our brains. In terms of technology, humans-as-hardware solutions include advances in […]
Today we speak with Alicia Williams, the CEO and founder of FullSight Health Analytics, an AI-driven solution for pharmacies in hospitals to manage costs.
It was the last question of the night and it hushed the entire room. An entrepreneur expressed his aggravation about the FDA’s antiquated regulatory environment for AI-enabled devices to Dr. Joel Stein of Columbia University. Stein a leader in rehabilitative robotic medicine, sympathized with the startup knowing full well that tomorrow’s exoskeletons will rely heavily on machine […]
Are you a woman in NYC Tech and interested in participating in this series? Make sure to read the whole article… Much has been said and written about the lack of women in the tech sector, be it as investors (or associates), founders, or in management positions at major companies. Is the problem the old […]
According to the Association of American Medical Colleges, there will be a shortage of 100,000 doctors by 2030 in the US. Vandberbilt University projects that in 2025 the nursing shortage in the US will be double that of any shortage since the advent of Medicare and Medicaid. As a result, anything that can reduce the […]
A look at the implications of technology on human behavior.
The nursing profession is as demanding as ever and working in a home healthcare setting isn’t any easier. With a decline in available nurses and no simple way to fill every shift, there needs to be a way for home healthcare providers to efficiently staff nurses. Swift Shift is a mobile platform that connects nurses to home healthcare […]
Ironically men lose hair thinking about hairloss. With hair loss becoming a growing problem and affecting men at a younger age, there is a captive market that is looking for a solution to prevent hair loss that is convenient, affordable, and effective. Introducing Keeps, the simplest and most cost-effective way for men to treat hair […]
Our friends at Newark Venture Partners (NVP), the venture fund catalyzing innovation in Newark, hosted demo day for its latest cohort of startups participating in its NVP Labs program. We had a chance to catch up with founders in the cohort and learn more about their businesses as they hit the stage. Here is a brief snapshot: Padinmotion […]
It may sound surprising, but many Americans do not have easy access to their own medical imaging records. With no universal medical data platform that provides medical data on-demand available, treatment is dependent on getting CDs and images to the right place at the right time, resulting in inefficiencies and delays. Thankfully there is Ambra […]