Our upcoming HealthXL Research report aims to identify, categorize, and summarize all existing, relevant studies in digital health. Through this report, we want to establish a clear understanding of the existing body of clinical evidence for digital health, its maturity, current gaps, and needs.
People living with addiction disorders have long been an underserved population in healthcare. This week we look at how digital tools are supporting accessible and unbiased support for smoking cessation, opioid use disorders, and alcoholism.
An analysis of the consumer diagnostic space, looking at the top funded companies, partnerships, notable activity etc, using the data from our HealthXL platform. We explore the biggest companies that are selling diagnostic kits direct to consumer.
Three noteworthy news stories in digital health from the past month - what they mean for the industry, and why you should know about them.
Episode #2 of the HealthXL podcast meets with Robert Garber of 7wire ventures. The conversation spins from lessons learned to life hacks that shaped his career and how he does business today .
60% of China’s 1.4 Billion population will be living in an urban setting by 2030, so their pole position on the smart cities front is hardly surprising. What are some of the notable activity happening on the ground and to what extent can these efforts help improve population health outcomes?
In this weeks blog, we are doing a roundup of some notable investments that have occurred so far in 2019, assessing the types of companies that are catching the interest of investors, and exploring if these correlate to our previous predictions or if there are any new trends to add to your radar.
Moving past investments in digital health, we are now starting to be asked about returns.What is the ROI on Digital Health? Return on investment (ROI) is king in every sector, healthcare not spared and we want to see finacial results.
Episode #1 of HealthXL's Digital Health podcast, featuring Bill Zeruld from Otsuka Pharmacueticals.
There are 3.3 million unique genes in the human gut, 150 times more genes than the human genome - basically, we are more microbiome than we are human. This week we take a dive into the flourishing microbiome space and digital interventions supporting its scale to supercharge personalized healthcare.
We recently released our Q1 report on Virtual Health Assistants (VHAs). As part of the report, we carried out a survey on consumers and clinicians. In this weeks blog, we examine the results of our survey to gain an insight into consumer and clinician awareness, adoption, and trust in VHAs.
Primary care is the healthcare provided in the community for people making an initial approach to a medical practitioner or clinic for advice or treatment and it's undergoing major change internationally. In this blog we explore how digital can support and improve the delivery of care.
Our report on Virtual Health Assistants (VHA). The report looks at the investment landscape, clinical evidence, and regulatory environment for VHAs, and also explores end-user feedback and case studies looking at both the positives and negatives of VHAs.
The Global Gathering hosted by Northwell Health welcomed over 80 attendees, convening over curated debates with from healthcare leaders. The event brought together members, collaborators, innovators & entrepreneurs. People with ideas, resources and desire to contribute to the evolution of healthcare
Best practices for collaboration between corporates and startups. The 12 commandments are a product of inspirational discussions with a great group of very experienced people.
In this weeks blog, we take a look at how the unprecedented public interest in the Theranos case has impacted the digital health space, sparking questions around digital health valuations, due diligence, and clinical evidence.
There is a modern day gold rush happening in China. The environment is prime for digital health and healthcare innovation, something pharma decision makers know well - an awareness that is now being explicitly demonstrated. Here is an introductory insight into why the Chinese market is appealing.
Few people trust their health insurance company. The numbers are unsurprising. According to a 2017 Revive Health survey 79% of consumers trust their doctors whilst only 69% reported trusting their insurers.This week we take a look at the emerging next gen payers.
In this weeks blog, we explore why the ‘gold standard’ RCT in its current form is not necessarily the perfect fit for evaluating digital health solutions, and what some appropriate alternatives may be.
This week we outline what can we learn from digitally enabled patient communities, where diverse stakeholder groups can benefit, where activity is gaining momentum and what needs to happen for patient communities to have a lasting impact.
The frenetic M&A activity in healthcare is rather disorienting and difficult to keep up with. We’ve rounded up the key themes we are seeing and what this may mean for all of us.
What does a ‘good’ digital health solution look like? Is ‘good’ even enough when it comes to putting a digital solution in a patient’s hands? Read on for an insight into the new NICE Guidelines for encouraging informed partnerships and collaboration between digital health innovators and the NHS.
2018 was quite the year for M&A activity in healthcare. Some big announcements made waves such as the Amazon-PillPack, Roche-Flatiron, Cigna-Express Scripts, CVS-Aetna, ResMed-Propeller deals, there were hundreds of smaller ones too. We dig into what the ResMed - Propeller deal could mean for all.
We’ve put together a list of 8 digital health trends to keep on your radar in 2019 based on everything we’ve read and heard from our members, advisors, friends at start-ups, and investors, coupled with data from the HealthXL platform to bring you a perfect mix of subjective and objective data.