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Healthcare is getting so close to realizing intervention can... by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Healthcare is getting so close to realizing intervention can only go so far and that behavior is a huge opportunity for improved outcomes, it’s exciting. So is Lift, a ... Read on »
"Obesity and malnutrition are seen as binary opposites, however, in the neoliberal context of... by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy “Obesity and malnutrition are seen as binary opposites, however, in the neoliberal context of public health and economic development policies: malnutrition is often seen as ... Read on »
Ignoring profit. by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy In a cruel twist of irony, the pursuit of profit — something that Wall Street pushes so hard — is what leaves companies open to being displaced. As they grow, their abi ... Read on »
Designed For Health? The Hospital As Boutique Hotel by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Designed For Health? The Hospital As Boutique Hotel Read on »
People are biased against creative ideas, studies find by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy People are biased against creative ideas, studies find : SCIENCE! via @mtommasi Read on »
On: Talent by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Christine Poon, dean of the Fisher College of Business at Ohio State : It’s a brave institution that chooses somebody nontraditional because there is just a lot of ... Read on »
Time to get good. by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Edward Boches has a list of five things advertising agencies have to get good at (his words): Focus on innovation Embrace speed Master engagement Attract ... Read on »
Raising the Medicare eligibility age to 67 would actually... by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Raising the Medicare eligibility age to 67 would actually increase total healthcare spend. Makes sense when you think about it . Read on »
robertogreco: As good an argument for play in schools —... by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy robertogreco : As good an argument for play in schools — anywhere, for that matter — as you’ll find anywhere else: WHAT DO WE MEAN BY PLAY? Play is ... Read on »
Mobile Health Diffusion: Help Organizations First If... by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Mobile Health Diffusion: Help Organizations First If you’re a developer (or not) and liked the Andreessen piece (or not) and are interested in healthcare, perhaps ... Read on »
"Why Software Is Eating The World" by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Marc Andreessen wrote a terrific piece appearing in the WSJ Saturday about how software has become relied upon in nearly every industry for its functioning. The entire wa ... Read on »
Three podcasts worth listening to by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy All involve healthcare. One from Planet Money . The other two from This American Life ( one , two ). Read on »
Motorola Mobility gives Google foothold in connected health by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Motorola Mobility gives Google foothold in connected health Read on »
"If you are going to engage as an organization, do so with strategic intent and tireless,... by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy “If you are going to engage as an organization, do so with strategic intent and tireless, innovative, but controlled execution.” - via @shawnhalls Read on »
Advertising salad by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Dim Bulb : It would be great if Americans were effecting a shift in their eating habits and lifestyles. It would be great if the amount of time and money being spe ... Read on »
Hospital-administration types: heed the warning. by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Hospital-administration types: heed the warning . Read on »