The #HCBiz Show!

The #HCBiz Show!

The podcast dedicated to unraveling the business of healthcare.

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Using Data to Pick the Right Health Plan with Akash Magoon

Learn how one startup is using health and consumer data to help us pick the best health plan for our current situation. Plus, Nayya’s path to product-market fit and an $11 million in Series A funding.
April 14, 2021

The Role of Doctors at Digital Health Startups with Sven Jungmann

Learn about the role of a doctor at a digital health startup. Why are they needed? How do you work with them? What skills are required?
March 31, 2021

A Practical Look at Machine Learning in Healthcare with Josh Miramant

If you're struggling to make sense of the tidal wave of "Machine Learning in healthcare" stories then listen to this. You'll learn the basics of what's happening with Machine Learning in healthcare today (and AI in the broader sense), including terminology, what's real, what's hype, and how to tell the difference.
March 19, 2021

Direct Contracting: A Physician's Perspective with Dr. Krishnan Narasimhan

The Direct Contracting model from CMMI could substantially change the way physicians care for Medicare FFS patients, and how they are paid. Get a Physician’s perspective on the opportunities and risks of this new model.
March 7, 2021

Why Aren’t We Using HIEs to Support Vaccination Efforts (and Everything Else)? w/ Niam Yaraghi

Despite hundreds of millions of dollars in investment, the U.S. is barely using its HIE infrastructure to support vaccination efforts. We explore why we are failing to utilize one of our most potent Health IT data tools when it's needed most and discuss ways to fix it.
February 26, 2021

Reimagining Public Health Data w/ Prashant Natarajan

The current state of our public health data infrastructure, how the COVID-19 pandemic exposed our weaknesses, and opportunities for improvement. Plus use cases for AI and the importance of story-telling.
January 29, 2021

The #HCBiz Show!

The #HCBiz Show! is the podcast dedicated to unraveling the business of healthcare. We help innovators understand the endless list of conflicting priorities and incentives competing for their customer’s attention. Whether you’re launching a product, improving a workflow, or promoting a best practice, we’ll help you align your value proposition and message with the things healthcare leaders need right now.
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Don Lee

Don Lee

Don helps organizations launch new Health IT products and services. He’s a product and business development consultant and accomplished Health IT expert with a 20-year track record of driving value with technology.

Don began his career as a custom software developer and eventually built and led a team of more than 30 engineers. Later, he was the subject matter expert, product manager and head of sales and marketing for a digital health startup that launched a SaaS-platform focused on administrative simplification in healthcare.

Today, Don is President of Glide Health IT, LLC, a consulting firm that helps forward-looking organizations align their Health IT and business strategies. The firm specializes in business and product development with a focus on data aggregation, interop, analytics, and quality measurement.

Don is a co-founder and partner at VBP Forward, an organization that’s building a bridge between community-based organizations and the healthcare system through educational content, workshops and conferences.
Shahid Shah

Shahid Shah

Shahid N. Shah is an internationally recognized and influential healthcare IT thought leader who is known as “The Healthcare IT Guy” across the Internet. He is a technology strategy consultant to many federal agencies and winner of Federal Computer Week’s coveted “Fed 100″ award given to IT experts that have made a big impact in the government. Shahid has architected and built multiple clinical solutions over his almost 24 year career.

He helped design and deploy the American Red Cross’s electronic health record solution across thousands of sites; he’s built several web-based EMRs now in use by hundreds of physicians; he’s designed large groupware and collaboration sites in use by thousands; and, as an ex-CTO for a billion dollar division of CardinalHealth he helped design advanced clinical interfaces for medical devices and hospitals. Shahid also serves as a senior technology strategy advisor to NIH’s and TATRC’s SBIR/STTR program helping small businesses commercialize their healthcare applications.

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