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Achieving Organizational Excellence is Possible by Promoting Employee Health and Mindfulness

employee health

Employee health and well-being have become a critical focus for organizations in today’s rapidly evolving workplace. With the increasing prevalence of chronic stress and burnout, especially in healthcare, the stakes are higher than ever. Research shows that  80% of chronic diseases are preventable, emphasizing the need for effective workplace health strategies. How can leaders create…

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The Dynamic Duo Helping MSK Populations!

Discover how a dynamic duo partnered with innovative, value-based strategies to revolutionize care for MSK populations. As musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions like osteoarthritis and back pain continue to rise, innovative partnerships are vital to delivering effective, value-based care. Recent studies show that MSK conditions are among the leading contributors to disability in the U.S., highlighting…

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How Do You Make an Impact in Healthcare? You Get a Damn Good Chief Impact Officer!

As healthcare challenges become more complex, the role of a chief impact officer in healthcare systems is gaining unprecedented importance. Healthcare Rethink Host Brian Urban explores the growing significance of this role with Lorena Zimmer, the Chief Impact Officer at Denver Health. From her early days as a tobacco program specialist to her current…

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Amend & Progress
Identifying Key Metrics and Analyzing Data on Performance Gaps Enhance MLR Review Processes

Leveraging data to refine and enhance the promotional material review (MLR) process has become crucial in the ever-evolving landscape of life sciences. Organizations striving for efficiency and compliance need to understand how best to utilize available data to impact their workflow and overall success significantly. How can organizations use data to improve their MLR…

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Amend & Progress
From Content Scramble to Streamlined Success: Demystifying Modular Content in Life Sciences

Modular content is the latest buzz in the life sciences industry, offering a strategic way to streamline content creation and management. With promises of increased efficiency and personalized outreach, many organizations are eager to jump on the bandwagon. But is it truly worth the effort? What exactly is modular content, and how can life…

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Amend & Progress
Department-Specific Reviews can Streamline Material Review Workflows Leading to Faster Approvals

Organizations are increasingly seeking ways to streamline internal processes while ensuring compliance and maintaining high standards. One approach gaining traction is department-specific reviews or role-specific reviews. This method assigns review responsibilities to specific departments or roles, rather than having every piece of content reviewed by all departments. This strategy not only clarifies responsibilities but…

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Amend & Progress
Early Medical Affairs Collaboration Secures Promotional Content Integrity

Strong alignment between brand and medical affairs teams is essential in today’s evolving promotional content landscape. Ensuring seamless collaboration can enhance content quality and efficiency. Effective collaboration between these teams can significantly streamline processes and improve the quality of promotional materials​ What are the key strategies to foster better collaboration between brand and medical…

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AI in content marketing
Generative AI in Content Marketing: Why Creativity & Authenticity Will Make it Work
July 11, 2024

Will 2024 be known as the year AI made waves in content marketing? It sure seems so, with recent AI-driven ads from Toys R Us and Under Armour generating significant buzz online. Not just this: Despite having no official ties to the brand, a mock Volvo ad created entirely by AI has also gone…

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Hiring Made Human: Hiring When You’re a Start-Up
July 11, 2024

The challenges of hiring for a startup have become more pronounced these days than ever. With technological advancements and evolving market demands, startups must be agile and strategic in their hiring practices to ensure success. According to some studies, nearly 90 percent of startups fail, with a significant factor being the inability to attract…

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Focus on the Customer
Fifth Inning – Focus on the Customer
July 11, 2024

In a compelling narrative by Jesse Cole, the Savannah Bananas, a baseball team known for its unconventional approach, has declared advertising dead. Cole emphatically asserts that while advertising may attract customers, it is the fan experience that fosters lasting loyalty. In a bold move, the Savannah Bananas have eliminated all forms of advertising at…

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Dr. Mark Manera talks Trucking Industry
The Trucking Industry Needs a Fitness Overhaul to Jumpstart a Trucking Health Revolution
July 11, 2024

With the trucking industry seeing many changes that prioritize efficiency and productivity, the health of truck drivers has increasingly peaked as a critical concern. With life expectancies for truck drivers averaging 16 years less than the general population, there is an urgent need to address health issues within the industry. Recent initiatives, like the…

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With Walmart Health Shuttering Its Doors, Retail Healthcare Has to Rethink Its Role & Strategy in Primary Care
May 28, 2024

Retail healthcare is an uncertain slice of the U.S. healthcare industry, being defined by both recent strategic retreats and bold expansions which have sparked crucial discussions about the future of primary care services within the retail sector. The most recent news that shocked the industry was the shuttering of Walmart Health, Walmart’s 51 health…

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Companies That Eradicate the Stigma of Mental Healthcare Will Create a Healthier Workplace

Amidst a critical shortage of mental healthcare providers in the United States, where over one-third of Americans live in underserved areas, employers are urgently exploring innovative ways to address mental health within their organizations. Companies like Comcast and Delta Airlines have started experimenting with on-site therapy services. This growing trend underscores the increasing…

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From Administrative Tasks to Speedy Diagnoses, Healthcare Workers Can Harness the Power of AI to Alleviate Work Pressure

Recent findings from FAU’s College of Nursing highlight widespread reservations among nursing professionals and students about the incorporation of artificial intelligence (AI) in their practices. This apprehension centers around AI’s potential impact on the human-centric nature of nursing and patient care. The study comes at a time when healthcare systems are increasingly turning to…

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The Role of AI in Nursing: Aiding Healthcare Workers Without Losing the Human Touch

Recent studies from FAU’s College of Nursing reveal significant apprehension among nursing professionals and students regarding the integration of artificial intelligence (AI) in nursing. Over half of the respondents express concerns about AI’s impact on the human elements essential to effective care. This skepticism underscores a crucial moment in healthcare—how can technology enhance rather…

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Articles
Personal Responsibility in Cybersecurity is the Cornerstone of a Holistic Strategy for Protecting Healthcare from Cyber Threats
May 7, 2024

Emphasizing personal responsibility in cybersecurity is essential for forging a resilient defense against the rising tide of cyber threats targeting the healthcare sector. The cybersecurity community is abuzz in the wake of a devastating ransomware attack on Change Healthcare. U.S. senators, led by Senator Elizabeth Warren, call for greater transparency from the Cybersecurity…

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What Makes a True Leader: The Transformative Role of Resilience and Growth in the Face of Adversity

In a world rapidly shifting towards greater diversity in leadership styles, the conversation about what makes a true leader has never been more pertinent. This discussion is particularly relevant as businesses globally respond to the ongoing challenges of the digital era, where leadership not only shapes company culture but also impacts innovation and market…

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Urgent Reforms Needed to Support Nursing Workforce Amid Rising Burnout and Shortages

The recent release of the 2022 National Sample Survey of Registered Nurses, as disclosed in March 2024, underscores critical issues within the healthcare sector. As the industry becomes more diverse, the increasing rates of burnout and dissatisfaction among nurses are alarming, with projected shortages persisting until at least 2036. The survey highlights an industry…

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Medicaid “Unwinding” Demands Employers Bridge the Gap with Timely Communication and Alternative Health Plans

The recent unfolding of Medicaid “unwinding” across various states, including Nevada, marks a critical transition in healthcare access for thousands of Americans. With the federal government’s re-evaluation mandates kicking in, numerous individuals find themselves stripped of Medicaid coverage, often for procedural reasons that could have been avoided. This has left a significant gap in…

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Articles
Rigorous Audits of Third-Party Vendors are Crucial for Patient Data Protection in Healthcare
April 29, 2024

Recent cyberattacks targeting healthcare organizations have highlighted critical vulnerabilities in their third-party partnerships and underscored the necessity of stringent cyber hygiene practices. As these institutions grapple with the dual challenges of maintaining patient care and protecting sensitive data, the importance of a comprehensive cybersecurity audit becomes ever more apparent. This need to safeguard patient…

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Healthcare Providers Must Combine Zero Trust Architecture and Threat Modeling to Address Cybersecurity Challenges

In today’s increasingly digital world, the healthcare sector faces significant cybersecurity challenges, necessitating urgent and sophisticated responses. The recent draft guidance issued by the FDA on cybersecurity for medical devices highlights a critical juncture for the industry: the need to implement and scale best practices in cybersecurity is more pressing than ever. As healthcare…

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Healthcare Orgs, Take Control of Your Network! Level Up Cyber Hygiene with Diligent Vendor Vetting and Software Segmentation

The digital transformation of healthcare organizations has significantly increased reliance on software and medtech devices, weaving a complex web of interdependencies in their supply chains. This shift raises critical vulnerabilities as highlighted by infamous incidents like the SolarWinds breach, underscoring the urgency for enhanced cyber hygiene practices. With recent executive orders pushing for better…

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Navigating Cyber Risk Management in Healthcare Means Handling the Small Alerts and Big Alarms

In an era where digital dependencies are integral to healthcare operations, cyber risk management in healthcare requires addressing the big events and attending to the small ones. This urgent need to address and mitigate cyber vulnerabilities was a key discussion point during a MarketScale Experts Talk discussion on continued cybersecurity threats in healthcare. The…

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employee health
Healthcare
Achieving Organizational Excellence is Possible by Promoting Employee Health and Mindfulness
July 9, 2024

Employee health and well-being have become a critical focus for organizations in today’s rapidly evolving workplace. With the increasing prevalence of chronic stress and burnout, especially in healthcare, the stakes are higher than ever. Research shows that  80% of chronic diseases are preventable, emphasizing the need for effective workplace health strategies. How can leaders create…

Read More
The Dynamic Duo Helping MSK Populations!

Discover how a dynamic duo partnered with innovative, value-based strategies to revolutionize care for MSK populations. As musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions like osteoarthritis and back pain continue to rise, innovative partnerships are vital to delivering effective, value-based care. Recent studies show that MSK conditions are among the leading contributors to disability in the U.S., highlighting…

Read More
How Do You Make an Impact in Healthcare? You Get a Damn Good Chief Impact Officer!

As healthcare challenges become more complex, the role of a chief impact officer in healthcare systems is gaining unprecedented importance. Healthcare Rethink Host Brian Urban explores the growing significance of this role with Lorena Zimmer, the Chief Impact Officer at Denver Health. From her early days as a tobacco program specialist to her current…

Read More
Identifying Key Metrics and Analyzing Data on Performance Gaps Enhance MLR Review Processes

Leveraging data to refine and enhance the promotional material review (MLR) process has become crucial in the ever-evolving landscape of life sciences. Organizations striving for efficiency and compliance need to understand how best to utilize available data to impact their workflow and overall success significantly. How can organizations use data to improve their MLR…

Read More
modular content
Amend & Progress
From Content Scramble to Streamlined Success: Demystifying Modular Content in Life Sciences
June 21, 2024

Modular content is the latest buzz in the life sciences industry, offering a strategic way to streamline content creation and management. With promises of increased efficiency and personalized outreach, many organizations are eager to jump on the bandwagon. But is it truly worth the effort? What exactly is modular content, and how can life…

Read More
Department-Specific Reviews can Streamline Material Review Workflows Leading to Faster Approvals

Organizations are increasingly seeking ways to streamline internal processes while ensuring compliance and maintaining high standards. One approach gaining traction is department-specific reviews or role-specific reviews. This method assigns review responsibilities to specific departments or roles, rather than having every piece of content reviewed by all departments. This strategy not only clarifies responsibilities but…

Read More
Early Medical Affairs Collaboration Secures Promotional Content Integrity

Strong alignment between brand and medical affairs teams is essential in today’s evolving promotional content landscape. Ensuring seamless collaboration can enhance content quality and efficiency. Effective collaboration between these teams can significantly streamline processes and improve the quality of promotional materials​ What are the key strategies to foster better collaboration between brand and medical…

Read More
Team Alignment and Clear Objectives Drive Holistic Content Operations in Life Sciences

Understanding holistic content operations is crucial in today’s fast-paced business environment, where effective content management can be the key to success. Holistic content operations encompass the end-to-end processes that ensure content is created, reviewed, and distributed efficiently. A well-structured content operations strategy can significantly enhance organizational workflows and team morale. What exactly constitutes holistic…

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Amend & Progress
Aligning, Appraising, and Simplifying Scientific Data Strengthens Promotional Claims
June 20, 2024

The pharmaceutical industry faces the challenge of converting complex medical and scientific information into clear, effective promotional claims. This process is critical as it balances the need for accurate scientific communication with the requirement for impactful marketing. The stakes are high, as promotional materials must adhere to stringent regulatory standards while also appealing to…

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Defining Goals, Leveraging Technology, and Planning Ahead are Essential for Successful Promotional Review Meetings

Today’s fast-paced business environment demands effective review of promotional content. Ensuring all promotional materials are compliant, accurate, and impactful has become crucial. This necessity has given rise to structured promotional review meetings, a trend essential for maintaining quality and compliance in marketing efforts. These meetings facilitate collaboration, ensure adherence to regulatory standards, and help…

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Rob Salafia on the Role of Executive Presence and Storytelling to Boost Leadership Impact

As the healthcare industry navigates unprecedented challenges and transformations, the demand for authentic and effective leadership has never been higher. Leaders are grappling with the need to foster trust, drive innovation, and maintain morale in an environment marked by rapid change and high stakes. Research from Harvard Business Review indicates that authentic leadership not…

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Rebel Healthcare: The True Patient-Led Journey Toward Improving Healthcare

In the latest episode of “Healthcare Rethink,” a FinThrive podcast, host Brian Urban welcomes Susannah Fox, author of “Rebel Health,” to discuss the true patient-led journey toward improving healthcare. This conversation sheds light on how patient-led initiatives revolutionize healthcare, emphasizing the importance of empowering patients to drive change. Fox’s career spans roles as Chief…

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Latest Videos

Validation
Benchmark Products
Mastering Manufacturing Equipment Validation and Qualification Hinges on Developing a Strategic Plan and Then Executing it Flawlessly
May 14, 2024

Validation and qualification are some of the most critical phases in the lifecycle of equipment and processes within industries like pharmaceuticals and manufacturing. Driven by the necessity to adhere to stringent regulatory standards and ensure high operational efficiency, the distinction between ‘qualification of equipment’ and ‘validation of processes’ becomes paramount. As the landscape of…

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Tour Benchmark Products: Pioneering Cleanroom Solutions for Life Sciences

Get a feel for Benchmark Products cleanroom solutions for life sciences manufacturing customers with this mini tour of their facility.

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Benchmark Products Bioprocessing Solutions Provide Single-Use Solutions for Customers

Benchmark provides a new bioprocessing solution to maximize efficiency. This is a single-use system for pharma manufacturers for filling, mixing and single-use assemblies.

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Benchmark at Interphex 2024

Benchmark Products showcased their line of life science and pharmaceutical manufacturing products during Interphex in New York City April 2024.

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GMP
Benchmark Products
Early Defined Processes and a Documented Plan Are Crucial in the Commissioning of GMP Facilities
April 25, 2024

Commissioning Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) facilities is a critical yet complex component of the manufacturing sector, especially as facilities grow in sophistication and the standards for quality and safety heighten. Ensuring that clean rooms, HVAC controls, power systems, and other utilities meet stringent requirements is no small feat. Challenges such as permit delays, documentation…

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The Future of Value-based Specialty Care

It’s not just patients that want more time with doctors and better outcomes -doctors want this too. Dr. Sameer Berry has based the mission of his company, Oshi Health on the premise of restructured care ecosystems that truly deliver whole-person care. Join Sameer and Verizon’s Robin Goldsmith as they explore how this could be delivered…

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Pharma & Life Sciences Gain an Efficiency Upgrade Through Robotics

How is the integration of robotics transforming the pharmaceutical and life sciences industries into more efficient, safe, and innovative fields? Gabrielle Bejarano, representing Benchmark Products, sheds light on the significant impact of robotics and automation technologies, emphasizing their role in enhancing operational efficiency and safety across drug development and manufacturing processes. “The COVID-19 pandemic…

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ViVE 2024 Promo

Join Verizon at ViVE 2024 in Los Angeles from February 25-28, where we’ll showcase the latest in healthcare innovation at booth 15101510, including live podcast recordings, transformative demos, and a rumored performance by Billy Idol. We look forward to engaging with you on the forefront of technology and healthcare advancements.

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advancing beyond the walls
Healthcare
Humanizing Healthcare (Part 2/3): Advancing Beyond the Walls
January 16, 2024

Join Dr. Zeev Neuwirth and Verizon’s Robin Goldsmith as they unveil what else is required in this seemingly perfect climate for healthcare metamorphosis. Hint Courage, individuals, and leaders willing to employ boldness.

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Humanizing Healthcare (Part 1/3): Moving Past the Status Quo

Verizon’s Robin Goldsmith speaks with Dr. Zeev Neuwirth about his journey from practicing physician to becoming a strategic leader for healthcare transformation by engaging with those who are willing to go beyond the walls and chart a better path forward for healthcare.

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Cybersecurity in Healthcare: Addressing the Growing Threat

To keep up with the growing threats, cybersecurity in healthcare is a high-level priority. The recent ransomware attack on Ardent Health underscores a stark reality for the healthcare industry: cyber threats are a significant and ongoing challenge. Mike Saylor, the CEO of Blackswan Cybersecurity, LLC, sheds light on the complexities of cybersecurity in healthcare….

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Other Healthcare Articles
Team Alignment and Clear Objectives Drive Holistic Content Operations in Life Sciences
June 20, 2024

Understanding holistic content operations is crucial in today’s fast-paced business environment, where effective content management can be the key to success. Holistic content operations encompass the end-to-end processes that ensure content is created, reviewed, and distributed efficiently. A well-structured content operations strategy can significantly enhance organizational workflows and team morale. What exactly constitutes holistic…

Read More
Aligning, Appraising, and Simplifying Scientific Data Strengthens Promotional Claims
June 20, 2024

The pharmaceutical industry faces the challenge of converting complex medical and scientific information into clear, effective promotional claims. This process is critical as it balances the need for accurate scientific communication with the requirement for impactful marketing. The stakes are high, as promotional materials must adhere to stringent regulatory standards while also appealing to…

Read More
Defining Goals, Leveraging Technology, and Planning Ahead are Essential for Successful Promotional Review Meetings
June 20, 2024

Today’s fast-paced business environment demands effective review of promotional content. Ensuring all promotional materials are compliant, accurate, and impactful has become crucial. This necessity has given rise to structured promotional review meetings, a trend essential for maintaining quality and compliance in marketing efforts. These meetings facilitate collaboration, ensure adherence to regulatory standards, and help…

Read More
Rob Salafia on the Role of Executive Presence and Storytelling to Boost Leadership Impact
June 19, 2024

As the healthcare industry navigates unprecedented challenges and transformations, the demand for authentic and effective leadership has never been higher. Leaders are grappling with the need to foster trust, drive innovation, and maintain morale in an environment marked by rapid change and high stakes. Research from Harvard Business Review indicates that authentic leadership not…

Read More
Rebel Healthcare: The True Patient-Led Journey Toward Improving Healthcare
June 17, 2024

In the latest episode of “Healthcare Rethink,” a FinThrive podcast, host Brian Urban welcomes Susannah Fox, author of “Rebel Health,” to discuss the true patient-led journey toward improving healthcare. This conversation sheds light on how patient-led initiatives revolutionize healthcare, emphasizing the importance of empowering patients to drive change. Fox’s career spans roles as Chief…

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Naval Flight Surgeon to Family Doc…The Journey of Dr. Otten!
June 17, 2024

In the latest episode of Healthcare Rethink, host Brian Urban explores the unique journey of Dr. Todd Otten, a distinguished naval flight surgeon who transitioned into a family physician and is the Co-Founder of Our Quadruple Aim. The episode provides insights into Dr. Otten’s experiences and the broader context of healthcare transformation. Dr. Otten…

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Boston Medical Center is Leading the Way in Social Impact
June 14, 2024

Boston Medical Center (BMC) is at the forefront of health equity and social impact. Its dedicated focus is on addressing social determinants of health and improving outcomes for underserved communities. This emphasis aligns with current trends in healthcare, where social impact and community engagement are becoming increasingly critical. In this episode of the “Healthcare…

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Fostering a Culture of Engagement is Key to Combating Employee Disengagement and Quiet Quitting
June 12, 2024

Employee engagement in the U.S. workforce has reached an alarming 11-year low, with only 30% of employees actively engaged at work, according to Gallup. This significant drop in engagement and rise in disengagement highlights a pressing challenge for leaders across various industries on how to foster a culture where employees feel motivated and valued. What…

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How a Futurist Sees Healthcare Being Delivered!
June 12, 2024

In a recent episode of the “Healthcare Rethink” podcast by FinThrive, host Brian Urban explored the future of healthcare with Trond Arne Undheim, a leading Futurist and Research scholar in Global Systemic Risk, Innovation, and Policy. Undheim, author of “Health Tech: Rebooting Society Software, Hardware, and Mindset,” shared his vision of a healthcare system…

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