Members in the News – January 2018

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Members in the News – January 2018

AbleTo announced James P. Bradley as their new Chairman of the Board. Mr. Bradley is an experienced technologist, entrepreneur, C-suite executive, and Board leader and has served as former CIO of UnitedHealthCare and former Chairman at National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). 

AbleTo & Oliver Wyman collaborated on a new report “Behavioral Health: Why, What, and So What?” discussing why the healthcare industry needs to be thinking about behavioral health in a multi-dimensional way, not looking for one right solution.

Crossix launched Crossix Programmatic HCP™, an extension of its market-leading programmatic audience offering, specifically designed to help marketers reach the right HCPs across the digital landscape. 

Fit4D was featured in Forbes, “4 Next-Generation Startups Developing Solutions For Underserved Populations.” The article looked at how Fit4D is changing the curve for health plans, pharmaceutical companies and diabetes patients

Grassi & Co. announced the launch of new affiliate Grassi Healthcare Advisors, led by Joseph Tomaino, also a member of the NYCHBL Advisory board. They are also hosting a free event on February 1st on Tax Reform and how it will affect both individuals and businesses.

Hive Health announced that they were awarded with a 2017 PM Society Digital Award, a Gold MM&M award in the Digital Initiative Non-Consumer category, and were a finalist for the Fierce Innovation Awards Life Sciences Edition. The Hive and Pollen teams have started 2018 strong and are supporting clients with a range of programs, from engaging thought-leadership advisory meetings to innovative MOA animations.

Healthcare Public Relations & Marketing Society of Greater NY (HPRMS) is hosting an event on January 31, “Crisis Communications: Preparation, Are you ready to respond to a public relations crisis at your hospital or organization?” featuring an expert panel who will share lessons learned from case studies and best practices, followed by an open talk and Q&A.

Junto Health will be holding a talk February 1st on why health technology startups have a staggering failure rate with the Director of Rehabilitation Innovation at Mount Sinai, David Putrino. David has not only has disrupted the healthcare industry with his own research, but has also authored a newly released guide “Hacking Health” which details the most common pitfalls health tech is facing today and how they can be avoided. We encourage everyone who is interested in discussing how can we be using technology to revolutionize medicine in a responsible and successful way to join us!

MHA-NYC is recruiting for an Assistant Vice President of Strategy and Business Development. Click here for the most up-to-date job description.

Preston Harris Group, Steven Polinsky, Senior VP of Recruitment, presented on“Hiring and Job Search: Changes in Trends and Expectations for 2018” at the recent Project Management Institute’s Long Island Chapter Meeting (PMI LI). 

Saama Technologies solutionLife Science Analytics Cloud, was named one of the most innovative Products of 2017 by PM360. In addition, internationally recognized life sciences expert, Dr. Mak Jawadekar, has recently joined Saama’s Board of Advisors.