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Join in on the first #MedTechInnovator Twitter Chat of 2017

Posted by Lauren Belisle on June 22, 2017

Updated June 29, 2017: Did you miss the chat referenced below? Check out our summary/recap here: #MedTechInnovator Twitter Chat: June 27, 2017.

 

One of the things we love is using the conference as a connector - when we see people meeting new prospective partners, investors, employers and more, that's what tells us everything we do all year round is worth it! But, The MedTech Conference is only three days long, and there's much more we can do year-round to drive connections throughout the medical technology ecosystem.

 

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Who got social at The Digital MedTech Conference

Posted by Jessie Fairbanks on March 9, 2017

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The Digital MedTech Conference was held March 2nd in San Francisco, California. Not only were many of our attendees learning about digital health, but they were also getting digitally engaged by interacting via Twitter, using our conference hashtag, #DigitalMedTech.

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The future of digitized health [The Digital MedTech Conference Recap Part 6]

Posted by Carly Dell on March 9, 2017

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In our final panel session of the day, Health Connections: Digitizing Consumers and Patients, we explored how technology innovation and convergence - wearables, in vivo diagnostics, mobile, and more - are driving a data revolution and delivering virtual care.

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A look at cognitive health and its potential impact [The Digital MedTech Conference Recap Part 5]

Posted by Carly Dell on March 9, 2017

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Following the lunch keynote session, we explored how new data streams, sophisticated analytics, and cutting-edge cognitive computing are enhancing and assisting decision-making in today’s digital health landscape during The Future of Health is Cognitive panel session.

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What it takes to succeed as a digital health startup today [The Digital MedTech Conference Recap Part 4]

Posted by Carly Dell on March 9, 2017

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During lunch, not only did attendees get to eat, but they also got to take part in our lunch keynote discussion: Evidation Health - A Startup Case Study in Innovation.

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How does FDA plan to address the digital health industry? [The Digital MedTech Conference Recap Part 3]

Posted by Carly Dell on March 9, 2017

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Following a conversation that touched heavily upon the need for better FDA regulation for digital health technologies was our regulatory panel session: Regulating at the Speed of Innovation - FDA Pre-Check for Software Development.

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When is the future of health care? Now. [The Digital MedTech Conference Recap Part 2]

Posted by Carly Dell on March 9, 2017

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Our first panel session of the day, Disruption and Opportunity: The Future of Health Care is Now, explored how key challenges and trends in health care delivery are creating market opportunities for digital technologies and applications.

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Kicking off the day with a keynote [The Digital MedTech Conference Recap Part 1]

Posted by Carly Dell on March 9, 2017

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After throwing back a couple cups of coffee and some delicious pastries, our day started off with a powerful keynote address from Jessica Mega, MD, MPH, Chief Medical Officer at Verily Life Sciences (the health care arm of Google/Alphabet). 

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The Digital MedTech Conference Recap

Posted by Carly Dell on March 9, 2017

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A deep dive into the state of digital health

Last week, we hosted The Digital MedTech Conference in San Francisco, CA, AdvaMed’s inaugural digital health conference. Joined by more than 260 health tech professionals, 23 expert panelists, nine sponsor organizations, and two partner organizations, we spent the day diving deep into what today’s digital medtech landscape looks like.

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The tipping point for medtech: Consumer demands, innovation, and reimbursement

Posted by Glenn Snyder | Deloitte Consulting LLP on March 1, 2017

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This post is brought to you by Deloitte Consulting LLP

Today, the health care industry appears to be facing an inherent tension. On one side, many consumers – both as patients and caregivers – are demanding new, more efficient technology solutions. On the other side, medtech companies are still trying to figure out when and how to innovate under the new value proposition. While the incentives around value-based care are emerging, the health care industry is still trying to figure out its innovation strategies.

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