Data Partnerships crucial for Data Moat

I was at the meeting recently with a machine learning (ML) data product company at a conference and as we chatted about the benefits of partnering, I realized what little knowledge there is about data management and strategy when it comes to new product development.

Data privacy tradeoffs for AI innovation in covid-19 era

Covid -19 has changed the data privacy paradigm. What used to be controversial with regards to accessing and mining large data sets with Business Associate Agreements (BAA), due to ensuing consumer privacy backlash is beginning to become more acceptable. While we are still at baby

Google and Fitbit: A Data Play?

We learned not long ago that Google is acquiring Fitbit. It’s easy to see why. Data and users may sound like the main consideration for this deal, but there is more at play.  Hardware meets software Over the last several years, Google has shown its

The NHS, a hot bed for AI health innovation

Much is talked about health care distribution channels such as payers here in the US. Yet just across the atlantic, there is a payer that is just as important especially when it comes to testing new AI ideas – the UK National Health Service (NHS).

Digital Health IPOs in 2019

Livongo and Health Catalyst made the public markets late last month, showcasing how the market in terms of VC and customer acquisition for B2B healthcare and the wider tech industry will likely adapt. On the surface both companies may look like healthcare companies but on

Examples of Integrated B2B Marketing in Digital Health

Digital health investments continues to grow. Funding reached an impressive $8.1B in 2018, an increase of 42% from 2017 according to a Rock Health year end report with average deal size at $21.9M. While that is the case, what is particularly interesting is the new

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$240B revenues for United Health in 2019

UnitedHealth Group said revenues will hit between $243 billion and $245 billion in 2019. Year-to-date, profits are up 29 percent to $8.9 billion when compared to the first nine months of 2017. Excerpt pulled from the this Becker Hospital Review article. That’s the magnitude of the health