• Digital Health  There’s a There, There.  But Where

Digital Health:  There’s a There, There.  But Where?

June 14th, 2017|

Define Digital Health, or Health Care Information Technology in a 100 words or less. How about a thousand words or less. Or how about at all. Challenging as it may be, references to Digital Health and HIT are so ubiquitous that they go down as easily as Red Bull and Doritos during...

  • Wait.  What?  Tom Price is Against Arguably the Most Widely Endorsed Foray into Meaningful Health Care Payment Reform

Wait. What? Tom Price is Against Arguably the Most Widely Endorsed Foray into Meaningful Health Care Payment Reform

May 25th, 2017|

In what we can only describe as a Scooby Doo-like, head-cocked-to-the-side, “say what” of the highest order, last September, Tom Price and 178 House...

  • The Transformation of Health Care Belongs to the Geeks: Overheard at Datapalooza 2017

The Transformation of Health Care Belongs to the Geeks: Overheard at Datapalooza 2017

May 4th, 2017|

If you think that the future of healthcare lies in delivering “the right care, to the right person, at the right time, in the right setting,” you’d be, well, right…up to a point.

  • It's Not Your Nana's Nursing Home Anymore

It’s Not Your Nana’s Nursing Home Anymore: Senior Housing Hipsters Are Headbanging Away at the Walls

April 21st, 2017|

Last month, The NIC – National Investment Center – a highly respected organization dedicated to providing seniors, investors, and operators with the data, analytics, and research they need to collaborate on behalf of America’s elders...

  • Snapchat’s Valuation is Madness.  There, We Said It.

Snapchat’s Valuation is Madness*. There, We Said It.

March 21st, 2017|

So how do you take a company that began as a sexting app and is now loved for plastering dog faces over selfies, whose very existence depends upon an extraordinarily fickle, teenager-fueled market – a company that lost more than $500M on sales of just $400M –

  • Social Network Snapchat

If We Performed as Well as Snapchat’s Bankers, You’d Sue Us

March 10th, 2017|

This post will disappear in 10 seconds. Read fast. Imagine this scenario: You hire an investment banker to represent you in the sale of your company. She finds a group of angels and negotiates a deal for a tidy $50 million – a bit higher than the upper end of her expectations.