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.

Why Health Matters

Jan 24, 2015
This week, Chelsea and I are in the Coachella Valley, California for our fourth annual Health Matters Annual Activation Summit and the Humana Challenge golf tournament. These and other events this week will provide us with the opportunity to celebrate our partners in health and wellness, and raise awareness of the critically important work being done year-round.

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.