Members in the News – September 2019

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Members in the News – September 2019

Clarify Health, SVP and GM of Life Sciences, Kara Dennis was named to the 2019 PharmaVOICE 100! Kara was selected for her vision of improving patient journeys and her efforts to help life sciences organizations leverage machine learning and AI to improve and accelerate clinical trials and therapy development.

Crossix published a new blog post on how hospitals and health systems can tie their marketing efforts to actual patient behavior, written by Robin Goldsmith, Vice President, Provider Solutions.

ELabNYC, the prestigious accelerator for Life Sciences Startups in NYC delivered by NYCHBL member DesignTechnologies, is now accepting applications through Oct 21 for the 8th cohort. Learn more about sessions where you can meet alums and about the program here. Also, ABCT, ELabNYC’s sister program presents Pitch to Build Your Venture, a unique event to match growing bioscience start-ups with pre-screened job candidates. Start-up pitch the audience their positions. To review positions at Ancera, SEMA4, Lifestyle CX, and ReveMedica visit the ABCT website page.

HEALTHePRACTICES is excited to announce the NY Telemedicine Medical Summit, a one day conference event focused on clinical telemedicine. This program was created for physicians, PA’s and NP’s currently working in the field, or are looking to learn more about the telemedicine setting and growing industry. Administrators are certainly welcome. Use discount code TMHeP 19 for discounted rates.

Healthix is currently hiring for a variety of positions for it’s growing team of health IT professionals. Click here to see a listing of current openings.

Health & Wellness Innovations has been selected to participate in the Startup Company Showcase at the Diabetes Technology Society Meeting 2019 that will bring together innovative clinicians, researchers, and entrepreneurs in the field of diabetes. Mia Jang, Founder & CEO, will be showcasing a new technology solution designed to help healthcare providers scale their Diabetes Prevention Program through a streamlined process of documentation, reporting, and billing. Click here to learn more about DTS 2019 and be sure to visit their booth! To learn more, visit their website or contact Mia Jang:

Humanitarian Physicians Empowerment Community (HPEC) spent the summer working on outreach and community building. They are building a decentralized credentialing and communications platform for physicians in order to decrease the administrative burden of the current credentialing process, and improve access to safe patient care. To learn more, visit the HPEC website, and consider attending the 2019 Blockchain Healthcare Summit in NYC where the company’s founder, Dr.Leah Houston, will share insights on their revolutionary solution.

Kognito, a health simulation company, is currently hiring for a Product Manager/Strategist, Healthcare Simulations and also a Client Success Manager, Healthcare Simulations.

LifeVault Bio welcomed, Jules Horowitz as the Vice President of Partnerships. In her role she is leading business development and affinity partnerships for GoodCell. ( GoodCell provides people with opportunity to “back up” their personal biology (stem cells, DNA and blood plasma) for when they will need it most. This provides access to health informing biomarkers now, and emerging science to restore your health in the future. It is assurance in a risky world for those who want more control and insight into their current and future health.

National Association of Hispanic Healthcare Executives (NAHHE), George A. Zeppenfeldt, President & Founder, is accepting applications for their mentors in their Health Professions Mentorship Program (HPMP). Application deadline is October 4, 2019. Mentors are executive/academic/health start-up leaders with the time to serve as mentors for NAHHE’s 6th Cohort of the HPMP. The 9-month program matches underrepresented racial and ethnic undergraduate/graduate students pursuing health careers in administration and clinical career tracks with seasoned healthcare executives from regional healthcare systems, pharmaceutical and insurance sectors. Click here for applications and further information.

PatientPoint recently released an analysis linking opioid education in primary care physician offices with reduced opioid prescribing. The analysis details how more than 20,000 primary care physicians featuring in-office opioid education from PatientPoint and national nonprofit Shatterproof distributed nearly 3 million fewer opioid pills than the national average over the first eight months of the campaign.

TeloChain announced that Joe Tomaino is joining the advisory board of TeloPoint MobileCare. Joe brings over 30 years healthcare management experience, where he has led numerous initiatives to improve health outcomes, operational efficiency, and financial sustainability. Joe is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Grassi Healthcare Advisors, LLC and serves on the board of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Long Island and the Big Data Advisory Board of Rutgers Center for Innovation Education.

ZyDoc Medical Transcription, founded by James M. Maisel, M.D., recently partnered with athenahealth to provide athenaClinicals® users with award-winning transcription and section-level EHR data insertion services. Now, healthcare providers using athenaClinicals® can dictate to populate their EHR with the HIPAA-compliant SpeechDoc™ smartphone app, thereby reducing manual data entry tasks and avoiding physician burnout. Dictated notes submitted via the SpeechDoc™ app are transformed into highly accurate text that can be automatically inserted into the appropriate sections of most EHRs, typically within two hours.