Thursday
Feb 05
2015

Recapping #HealthMatters2015

On January 25-27, innovators from across sectors convened in Indian Wells, California, for the 2015 Health Matters Activation Summit, to identify strategies for systemic health improvement throughout the United States. Here's a recap of some of our favorite highlights.

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Barbara Kinney / Clinton Foundation
Thursday
Feb 05
2015

Exploring Connectivity in Healthcare

These days, connectivity seems to be a foregone conclusion. At Health 2.0, we track more than 3,000 companies and products in the digital health space and count no less than 500 tools dedicated to connecting patients to providers, and another 50 companies that curate online patient communities.

Transforming Health through Systems Change

Jan 16, 2015
A person’s health is influenced by a multitude of factors, both biological and environmental. Therefore, when looking to improve health outcomes over a sustained period of time, one needs to adopt a systems-based approach and think not only about direct health care delivery, but also about broader, societal factors, which together, make up the health profiles of individuals and communities.

Bringing Women into the Solution: Women's Health Codeathons

Nov 7, 2014

Until recently, I’d never heard the word brogrammer. The term—used to refer to male coders like those in the testosterone-fueled, high-tech development hives in HBO’s Silicon Valley—also embodies a stark truth: There are very few women in digital engineering.