Monday, September 26, 2016

#Health2con @BlueTopaz Next Gen Consumer Tech for Health Choices

Real time notes from the tenth annual Health2.0 fall conference.

OscarHealth Alan Warren Oscar (@oscarhealth)

Alan Warren – The system is broken from end to end.

So Oscar Health is reinventing the Health Plan.

Becoming the sherpa instead of coming in at the back-end.

The challenges are not with incumbents it is about integrating in to the care process and the data interchange.

Oscar started by building the interfaces with members and then worked backwards into the stack.

Stop, Breathe & Think @sbtBreathe

  • Julie Campistron Co-Founder CEO
  • Jamie Price Co-ounder President

Integrating to messaging platforms – Facebook bot, Kik etc.

Adding Slack integration.

@Equinox Fitness clubs

  • Jeffrey Scott – National Group Fitness Manager of Cycling

Taking cycling stats and sharing them in a class in real time.
It adds motivation.

“Connected Cycling”

Healthcare and fitness worlds are heading for convergence.

“Data as inspiration”


ClaytonLewis – Co-Founder and CEO

Create a dynamic dense data cloud.

  • Genome Sequence
  • Labs
  • Microbiome
  • Environment

Welcome kit:

  • Fitbit
  • Sttol sample kit
  • Online Questionnaire

  • Meet your coach

  • Goto Labcorp

  • Get baseline results.

“Scientific Wellness”

$3500 to signup in first year then $1k per year.

some Employers are sponsoring or subsidizing these plans.

@Philips Healthcare

  • Jorgen Behrens, SVP Health Solutions

Focusing on Wellbeing.

Introducing HeartHealth next month.

Uses Philips Health Watch
also Philips Weght Scale and BP Monitor.

Expresses health as Heart Age.

includes Virtual Health Coach.

@19_Labs – Ram Fish

Bringing clinic labs capability to wherever it is needed.

Clinic in a box – GALE

integrates with AmericanWell for TeleHealth session.

Also has AT&T as strategic Partner. Uses cellular technology.

This is not planned to be sold direct to consumer. more likely to go through ACOs.

Cedars-Sinai @brennanSpiegel

Brennan Spiegel – Director of Health Services Research

Virtual Reality: $150B market with $3.5B in HealthCare.

The Hospital Room is not a place for healing.

Virtual Reality can distract from Pain.

Reduction of pain scores from 5.5. to 4.4 in a 30 minute session.

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Mark Scrimshire
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