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McAllen TX – Why Healthcare Costs Are So High

By | June 25th, 2017|Categories: Everything else|

The story of McAllen, TX by Atul Gawande is not new. In fact, it is a classic from almost a decade ago now (2009), but it is worth revisiting to get a better understanding of why healthcare costs are so high in the US, often without gains in health outcomes. It also highlights many of the painful [...]

Healthcare Software Investment Trends

By | June 14th, 2017|Categories: Digital Health Marketplace|Tags: , , , |

Recently I have been looking at the latest Healthcare Software investment trends using CB Insights data. CB Insights maintains a venture capital database that aims to catch every private company financing and angel investment database. It is a goldmine of valuable information if you want to find out where people believe future growth will lie and understand [...]

Healthcare Software IPOs in the Past 5 Years

By | June 14th, 2017|Categories: Digital Health Marketplace|Tags: , , |

Although VC investments in Healthcare Software have been increasing, liquidity events remained fairly stable over the past 5 years according to CB Insights with roughly 12 deals a quarter on average. Out of these deals, 8 were marked as IPOs on CB Insights chart. This is a bit misleading, however.  Interestingly in looking at the data [...]

Key insights for Healthcare from Mary Meeker’s 2017 internet trends

By | June 12th, 2017|Categories: Innovative Technologies|Tags: , |

Mary Meeker’s greatly anticipated annual report on internet trends was released recently, and, as always, it has a lot of interesting facts and insights worth paying attention to. Especially since this year, the report includes a very interesting section on Healthcare by Noah Kauf. So what are the key insights and stats for healthcare from this [...]

Top 8 Hospital EMR Vendor Overview

By | June 9th, 2017|Categories: EMR landscape & trends|Tags: |

According to a recent Health Data Management article based on KLAS reports, there were about 5,300 hospitals in the US at the end of 2016. The top 2 EMR vendors, Epic and Cerner, cornered about 50% of the market, while the top 8 captured over 90% of all hospitals with the following number of hospitals each. [...]

Hospital EMR market overview

By | June 9th, 2017|Categories: EMR landscape & trends|Tags: |

According to a recent Health Data Management article based on KLAS reports, there were about 5,300 hospitals in the US at the end of 2016. 4,836 (92%) of these used one of the top 8 EMR vendor's system. The article went into a fair bit of detail regarding the size of the hospitals for each of [...]

Welcome!

By | June 8th, 2017|Categories: Everything else|

Welcome to the Digital Health Matters blog. I chose this title because I believe there is a rapid digital transformation taking place within healthcare driven by the proliferation of information and technology and an immense pressure for providers to deliver more for less.  The current cost trends and sub-par outcomes simply cannot go on for much [...]