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Why entrepreneurs should consider where the market is going

Just about every healthcare technology company is built for employers or payers or doctors. But Stride Health, a health insurance recommendation engine aimed at consumers, is built for where the money -- and the market -- is headed.

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on November 18, 2014
Category:  Creation 
What are macro-economic forces?

As one of the four building blocks of the Business Model Canvas to help you make your business more responsive to the outside world, macro-economic forces are the broader economic conditions that could impact your business.

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on November 17, 2014
Category:  Growth 
Definition: Customer relationships

As one of nine building blocks of the Business Model Canvas, customer relations are the types of relationships you're establishing with customers and how you're acquiring and retaining them.

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on November 12, 2014
Category:  Execution 
Using data to see how healthcare interventions affect a patient

One pathway to improving the healthcare provided to those with chronic diseases is giving clinicians the ability to measure, predict and forecast what is happening in a patient population, and determine the most effective interventions.

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on Nov. 11, 2014
Category:  Ideation 
Why one healthcare startup takes transparency seriously

When your company bills itself as the FDA for supplements, transparency is key.

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on November 11, 2014
Category:  Creation 
Collaborations: the good, the bad and the ugly

At the Kauffman Foundation's Energizing Health conference last Friday in Kansas City, panelists for "Collaborations: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly" discussed how healthcare providers, administrators and entrepreneurs can find common ground and work together more effectively -- particularly in the tricky area of data-sharing.

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on Nov. 10, 2014
Category:  Execution 
What are key trends?

By considering key trends, you'll become aware of whether new technologies are about to undercut your value proposition -- or supercharge it.

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on November 10, 2014
Category:  Growth 
Health Collaboration Playbook offers best ways to work together

At the Kauffman Foundation's Energizing Health conference in Kansas City on Friday, the Health Collaboration Playbook's author, David Clifford, outlined the playbook's goals and objectives.

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on Nov. 7, 2014
Category:  Creation 
What a regional patient data network means for healthcare entrepreneurs

In the heart of the Midwest, researchers are developing a major regional network for patient data that, when completed, could provide healthcare entrepreneurs with access to millions of data points.

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on November 06, 2014
Category:  Ideation 
Definition: Channels

As one of nine building blocks of the Business Model Canvas, channels are the touch points through which you're interacting with customers and delivering value.

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on November 05, 2014
Category:  Execution