Articles by tag: Brian Urban

It’s About Time Healthcare Had a Geek Squad

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As healthcare embraces technological innovation, could bringing a Geek Squad service approach from companies like Best Buy Health lead this transformation? The sector is witnessing a seismic shift with the integration of advanced technology and home-based care. Gastroenterological issues have surged by 20% in the past decade, highlighting the need for this tech-driven approach […]

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Rhythms of Change: A Mixtape for Health Equity

In today’s healthcare landscape, the focus on health equity signifies a collective awakening to the needs of historically underserved communities. Amidst this backdrop, a pertinent conversation unfolds about how to tailor and scale culturally competent care to address the disparities in health outcomes. Recent studies suggest marginalized groups face a multitude of barriers to […]

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Healthcare Needs a GUT Check…Literally!

As healthcare continues to evolve, the focus on gastrointestinal (GI) health has become more pronounced. With an aging population and modern dietary habits contributing to a rise in GI disorders, healthcare requires a gut check, literally. The global market is rapidly advancing towards less invasive technologies, personalized nutrition, and virtual care models. The surge […]

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Hey, it’s 9 am… Wake up Healthy with 9amHealth!

Healthcare Rethink host Brian Urban explores ways to wake up healthy and stay healthy with his guest, Dr. Avantika Waring, MD, the Chief Medical Officer, at 9amHealth. This episode delves into the transformative approach to healthcare delivery championed by 9amHealth. Dr. Waring’s journey from a humanities student with a love for French to a […]

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Great Tech, with Good Heart…Uber Health & DUOS Bring the Love

Great tech with a good heart? Technology may not be the first word that screams compassion in healthcare, but two tech-driven companies seek to change that perception. The latest episode of the Healthcare Rethink podcast explores the intersection of technology and compassionate care. Host Brian Urban welcomes Caitlin Donovan, the Global Head of Uber […]

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How Do You Tailor Healthcare Affordability?

Healthcare Rethink, a FinThrive podcast, addresses the pressing issue of healthcare affordability. Host Brian Urban engages with Srulik Dvorsky, Co-Founder & CEO of TailorMed, in a discussion that unpacks the practicalities of reducing the financial burden of medical expenses on patients and providers alike. With a background in medical devices and a personal connection […]

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Everyone’s Health Needs a Great Sidekick…Sidekick Health is Here!

To bolster patient-centric treatment, what healthcare could use is a great sidekick. The healthcare landscape is at a critical juncture, with chronic diseases escalating and healthcare systems worldwide struggling under the weight of increasing demands and costs. It’s a pressing issue, considering poor medication adherence contributes to an estimated 125,000 deaths each year across […]

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Galvanized Steel Leads the Way in Sustainable Building Practices From Cost Savings to Environmental Benefits
April 22, 2024

As the construction industry navigates the complexities of sustainability and economic pressures, the role of galvanized steel has become increasingly pertinent in sustainable architecture. This material, celebrated for its durability and low environmental impact, is gaining attention amid global steel market fluctuations and rising demands for sustainable building practices. With significant shifts in manufacturing […]

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The Winning Combination in Edge AI is Combining Cutting-Edge Hardware with Smart Software
April 22, 2024

As the world heads towards a technology-driven future, the integration of AI and edge computing is proving to be a game changer, particularly in the realm of IoT. These innovations are making it possible to process and analyze data where it’s collected, drastically reducing latency and enhancing real-time decision-making capabilities. The burgeoning field of […]

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Rethink Everything: Modern Cloud Environments Demand a Fusion of New Security Architectures, Continuous Education and Educated Partnerships
April 22, 2024

As businesses increasingly transition to cloud environments, the conversation around cybersecurity has become more crucial. The shift from on-premise to cloud-based infrastructures offers notable benefits like scalability and cost savings, yet it introduces unique challenges and complexities in security management. The stakes are high, with a significant rise in cyber threats exploiting the vulnerabilities […]

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Bullying, Suicide, and Society The Unseen Crisis in K-12 Education
April 22, 2024

In a recent episode of the Secured podcast hosted by Mike Matranga and Mike Monsive of ASAP Security Services, the tragic case of a transgender student named Nicks Benedict from Oklahoma grabbed national attention. Benedict, a 16-year-old who identified with he and they pronouns, died by suicide after a bullying incident at school. The […]

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Population Health is Becoming Precision Community Health
March 29, 2024

The concept of population health is evolving rapidly, with a significant shift towards a more targeted approach known as Precision Community Health. Driving this change is the realization that broad health initiatives often overlook the nuanced needs of specific communities, particularly those in rural areas or experiencing generational poverty. With 80% of health outcomes […]

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Meanwhile Back in The Lab…The Modern Digital Laboratory, That is!
March 25, 2024

As the healthcare industry navigates through its ongoing technological revolution, the focus sharpens on the role of the modern digital laboratory. This evolution from traditional methodologies to digital platforms in pathology labs marks a pivotal advancement, especially in cancer diagnosis and treatment. Highlighted by the FDA’s 2017 approval of the first diagnostic scanner for […]

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AI Meets Healthcare: How PurpleLab is Harnessing Healthcare Data for Better Patient Outcomes
March 22, 2024

From combating antibiotic resistance to improving patient monitoring, Artificial Intelligence is changing the landscape of healthcare at breakneck speed. And amid soaring demand for cutting-edge analytics, companies like PurpleLab are stepping into the spotlight. Their mission? To harness the power of healthcare data to drive innovation, efficiency, and better patient outcomes. The stakes are […]

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Let’s Give Healthcare Consumers a Clean Slate!
March 18, 2024

With over 100 million U.S. adults struggling with medical debt, the need for innovative solutions for healthcare consumers is clear. This discussion is timely as the healthcare industry grapples with the challenges posed by high deductible plans and the consequent rise in medical bills that many find impossible to pay. Millions of Americans’ financial […]

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3 Executives, 1 Mission – Improve Member Lives!
March 15, 2024

Three healthcare executives share a common goal: Improve Member Lives. This mission becomes ever more critical in an industry continuously seeking the right formula for quality care. In the current climate, where healthcare expenditures represent nearly 20% of the U.S. GDP, according to a report from CMS, the impetus to optimize member care while […]

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Let’s Super Charge Care Management
March 8, 2024

Supercharging care management, a central concern in healthcare requires understanding the powerful technological tools available to make a difference. Artificial Intelligence (AI) stands poised to redefine patient care coordination. The discussion around such technological leaps is not just timely but crucial, considering the ever-rising healthcare costs and the need for improved patient outcomes. This […]

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Getting Bio, Socio, Psych with It: How Holon Health’s Holistic Care Model Supports Substance Abuse Patients
March 1, 2024

In an era where healthcare innovation is paramount, the latest episode of Healthcare Rethink by FinThrive introduces Holon Health’s holistic care model for individuals battling substance abuse disorders. Host Brian Urban and Holon Health CEO Jason Herzog delve into the integration of healthcare and criminal justice to support substance abuse patients. Holon Health’s holistic […]

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The Visionary Work That Led Dr. Christopher King to Becoming Georgetown’s Inaugural Dean, School of Health
February 28, 2024

Currently, the healthcare system is grappling with issues of equity, access, and the integration of social determinants of health. As a result, the conversation around transformative leadership in healthcare education has never been more crucial. Amidst a backdrop of systemic challenges, including structural racism and socioeconomic disparities, the role of education in shaping the […]

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The Key to Enhancing Healthcare Delivery for Millions? Transforming Medicaid with Technology
February 20, 2024

In an era where healthcare is at the forefront of societal concerns, the need to transform Medicaid with technology is more urgent than ever. In the latest episode of Healthcare Rethink by FinThrive, host Brian Urban dives into this issue with Jeff Reid, Senior Vice President of Product at Gainwell Technologies. Reid, who leads […]

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