The Digital Health Roundtable
By Matt Cybulsky PhD
The Digital Health RoundtableApr 25, 2023
Digital First, not Digital Only :: Anthony Nguyen of Elevance Health
Focus on Digital First, not Digital Only approaches to care. Join me with Anthony Nguyen (Chief Clinical Officer, Elevance Health) as we discuss Digital Health, the Concierge Care program and the power of our human micromoments. Additionally, Anthony describes inspiring, enabling, and finding purpose with patients by matching them with real teammates; embedding a lifetime trusted health partner with Elevance Health. Check out a video feature on the BBC on the program here: https://www.bbc.com/storyworks/technologys-golden-age/elevance-health-autoimmune-disease-medical-care and don't forget our Substack: https://digitalhealthroundtable.substack.com/
Humans are more than their intestines:: Ayble Health on GI Disorders
Join me with Ayble's Sam Jactel (Founder) and Dr. Stephen Lupe (Cleveland Clinic) as we discuss GI disorders, how humans are more than their intestines, availability of MDs, behavioral components of care management, and using AI/ML for building customized care to improve outcomes. Ayble Health is in the business of making patients feel better. Like, subscribe, and don't forget our Substack here: https://digitalhealthroundtable.substack.com/ and visit Ayble Health here: https://www.ayblehealth.com/
Labor Market Update with ECA :: Ken Kanara and Gustav Brown
Join me with ECA 's Ken Kanara (CEO) and Gustav Brown (Sr. Director) as we discuss current labor markets, legacy markets and private equity, ChatGPT and AI/ML including industry pitfalls, and project based work within Digital Health. Like, subscribe, and don't forget our Substack here: https://digitalhealthroundtable.substack.com/
Reducing Fragmentation with 98point6
Join me with 98point6 's Brad Younggren (President and CMO) and Jay Burrell (CEO) as we discuss hybridized care models of delivery, dis-intermediation, the tech evolution curve, and why practitioners and patients alike love the convenience of a faster on-demand care visit. Like, subscribe, and don't forget our Substack here: https://digitalhealthroundtable.substack.com/
Ubiquitous Patient Monitoring:: Inevitable and Irreversible
Join me with Jim Mault (CEO, BioIntelliSense) and Christopher Northam (VP of Enterprise Telehealth, HCA) as we discuss tech enabled care to provide better and more scalable care to patients at a fraction of the cost. Creating multiple efficiencies, ubiquitous patient monitoring is an inevitable and irreversible change of modern delivery. Like, subscribe, and don't forget our Substack here: https://digitalhealthroundtable.substack.com/
Digital Twinning and Pioneering Breakthroughs:: Siemens Healthineers with Peter Shen
Join me with Peter Shen (Head of Digital Health, Siemens Healthineers) as we discuss pioneering breakthroughs in healthcare for everyone using Digital Twinning. A regular favorite for the DHR podcast, Peter's deep insight and informative delivery is a ton of fun to hear. Like, subscribe, and don't forget our Substack here: https://digitalhealthroundtable.substack.com/
AI as an Editive System :: Punit Soni's Vision for 2023
Join us with Punit Soni (CEO, Suki) as we discuss his 2023 visions for AI/ML with Suki. Notably, he says AI is going to make fundamental differences to our daily lives and we've got to approach these with editive systems, not consumptive ones. A lot of winners and losers will be chosen based on how companies use AI in 2023. The big winner though? The healthcare system overall. A familiar favorite for Matt Cybulsky and the DHR podcast with Alex Esparza, Punit's deep insight and optimistic and comprehensive visions will delight and motivate you. Like, subscribe, and don't forget our Substack here: https://digitalhealthroundtable.substack.com/
A Special Lens for AI in 2023 :: Peter Shen with Siemens Healthineers
Join me with Peter Shen (Head of Digital Health, Siemens Healthineers) as we discuss his 2023 visions for AI/ML including: curating a continuously learning AI, managing population differences around the world, digital twins, and addressing unique needs for the patient. A new favorite for the DHR podcast, Peter's deep insight and informative delivery cannot be missed. Like, subscribe, and don't forget our Substack here: https://digitalhealthroundtable.substack.com/
The Next Best Action :: Romy Hussain of Optum on AI and ML in 2023
Join us with Romy Hussain (VP of AI/ML Product, Optum) as we discuss her 2023 visions for AI/ML including: how language models may fail to fulfill their promise, making real progress on "next best action" recommendations, and the importance of tracking population differences with our algorithms. Do not miss this fun, engaging, and bright conversation
Lorestry :: Every baby has a story to tell (cont'd)
As employers navigate a post-pandemic world, caregivers, especially mothers and children, continue to reel from the impact. It’s time to offer new approaches and solutions that support and empower families, and build trust. Join us in our second installment of this multi-part series as we talk about the impact of families and children in the workplace.
All the Things in Digital Health :: A 2022 Recap with Alex Esparza
To kick off the New Year as 2022 comes to a close, we recap the wild ride of the Digital Health funding ecosystem through Covid 19 and into 2022 including our predictions for 2023. Themes include the evolution of private and public health technology funding landscapes, normalization of consumer/patient behavior in a post-Covid 19 world, the rise of Fam-Tech, hybridized experiences, the wellness gig-economy, as well as winners in the 2023 market. Enjoy cameos from: a doorbell, Alex's Amazon Alexa, as well as Alex's vibrant Chicago accent!
Demystyfying AI/ML with Romy Hussain, the High Priestess of Data Science
Join Romy Hussain of Optum Labs as we demystify AI/ML in healthcare. We discuss AI/ML in practice with a focus on patient outcomes, predicting the next best decision for clinical science, notable applications, and lasting power for AI/ML compared to the Big Data movement. In the end, hyping up a science like AI/ML means more pressure to deliver results, and Romy Hussain is well on her way.
Lorestry :: Every baby has a story to tell
As employers navigate a post-pandemic world, caregivers, especially mothers and children, continue to reel from the impact. It’s time to offer new approaches and solutions that support and empower families, and build trust. In this first of a multi-part series, we talk about families and children.
MiCare Path :: Mining for Answers with RPM Scaffolding
Getting information from clinicians and leveraging an RPM concept creates open, clear, and comfortable communication. Reproducing outcomes with an expanding platform is key; when we mine for answers, we all benefit.
Digital Health Winners:: Customized, Democratized, Destigmatized with Alex Esparza
Alex Esparza (entrepreneur, digital health) joins the show to discuss customization, democratization, and destigmatization of digital health products and solutions, including women's health. In addition, Alex describes positive impacts the winners of this remarkable market will make.
Fearless, Not Reckless:: Christopher Northam Does Whatever It Takes (Telehealth Academy Edition)
Christopher Northam, vice president of telehealth at HCA Healthcare, does whatever it takes. In this insightful conversation, we discuss the rising role of Telehealth in the care of patients, caregivers, and in communities. With increasing participation from patients, real integration of tools due to Covid-19, Telehealth and Digital Health have moved beyond enablement tools and approaches a new Gold Standard. Don't miss the Telehealth Academy 2023 in Nashville, see more here: https://bit.ly/3E6oemQ
Alloy and Capable:: Better Connection is Better Healthcare
Anne Fulenwider (Alloy) and Peter MacRobert (Capable) join us as we discuss reconnecting women with better connections for better healthcare. Capable x Alloy tell a remarkable story of human connection, facilitating access, and optimizing outcomes.
Daniel Kraft and Digital Health :: Escape the old Ideas, not the new ones
Connecting the dots with Daniel Kraft MD on the convergence of technologies, the art of the possible, and escaping old ideas to make room for the new ones. Also learn about his new initiative Digital.Health, a platform to help match and accelerate digital health solutions into practice. Don’t miss this very special episode.
Pandemic and Oracle: Response, Doorstep, and Delivery
Oracle Health's Stephanie Trunzo (SVP and GM) and Rebecca Laborde (Senior Director, Innovation) detail Oracle Health's approach to digital health, the firm's CV19 impact, and the their digital health mission. Join us for Part 1 of a very special four-part series.
Siemens Healthineers:: Imaging, Democratization, Impact
Wes Gilson and Katie Grant of Siemens Healthineers discuss imaging's impact on public health including social determinants of health, capability, and efficacy of imaging as its influence on quality of life.
Benefits, Barriers, Naïveté :: Digital Health Innovation in Academic Medicine
Joe Kvedar (Chair, American Telemedicine Association) and Sara Silacci (Chief Strategy Officer, MGH) join us to discuss academic innovation in Digital Health including research and product creation, impacting care at the academic medical center, and creating relationships with industry partners. Ultimately, we have to solve real problems, not just ask scientific questions. In chaos, there is opportunity.
Motion Creates Emotion. Remote Care is Local Care:: How Phyxable and Startup Health create a new gold standard...
Jamey Edwards (COO, Startup Health) and Dr. Jim Feng (CEO, Co-Founder) join in conversation as transformers. Motion creates emotion; when the body feels good it creates wellness, and this is where Phyxable began. Jamey and Jimmy remind us to create a story that's bigger than yourself; great companies create stories others want to join. In a new continuum of care, the gold standard isn't always in person. Listen as Jimmy describes Phyxable's hybrid model, great experiences for patients, and chasing new habits for healthy outcomes.
Make it Invisible. Make it Easy :: Robin Goldsmith of Verizon Health Innovation has the answers
Verizon offers robust networking capabilities, incredible connectivity, bright relationships, and successfully connects people to people. Robin Goldsmith describes why Verizon Business is in healthcare. In essence, the firm has a focus on human-centered experiences, delivering seamless tech operating in the background, invisibly.
Create, Destroy, Connect:: Digital Health's Creative Undercurrent with Anderson and Kane
In an age of intangible assets, creativity reigns supreme. Anderson Williams (Shore Capital) and Kane Harrison (Vision Care Connect) join in conversation to discuss the value of cultivating creative environments in the digital health space. Creativity cannot occur without destruction; without which, human connection isn't possible.
Behavioral Health's Front Door:: Better diagnosis, connecting patients with digital tools, and prevention
Join us with Happify Health's Dr. Murray Zucker (Medical Director) and Medscape's Dr. Hansa Bhargava (Chief Medical Officer) as we discuss undiagnosed depression, connecting clinicians to digital health apps, and the use of these tools in prevention of mental illness. Precision care offers personalized care and meets the patient's needs with a robust continuum of care. The key to improving healthcare is to understand the patient's journey of health, and constant connection can now fill a gap that's long been needed.
Teladoc Health :: Innovation & the Village Doctor Paradox
Join us with Teladoc Health's Dr. Claus Jensen (Chief Innovation Officer) and Dr. Lew Levy (Chief Medical Officer, Public Policy and Strategic Partnerships) as we discuss the firm's approach to amplifying care delivery through innovation. Specifically, we'll discuss the patient story as a force multiplier, resource ecosystems, and Teladoc Health's approach to innovation and quality.
The Handwash Jukebox :: An Alexa Skill impacting Covid 19
Digital creators and Grammy Award winning artists associated with the Handwash Jukebox Alexa Skill. Featured in Rolling Stone, the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity, and promoted by Amazon themselves, this skill impacts CV19 public health needs in the best way possible...music. Elon Musk, Bono, and the Rolling Stones are mentioned as well as featuring music of Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz Cats, Lisa Loeb, Alphabet Rockers, Kent Lucas, Mi Amigo Hamlet & Alina Celeste, and Ólöf Arnalds. Co-hosted with Reid Maclellan on 07/2020
The NHS and Entrepreneurship, Prof Tony Young and Dr. Abdullah Albeyatti
Prof Tony Young, the National Clinical Lead for Innovation of NHS England along with Dr. Abdullah Albeyatti, CEO of Medicalchain and MyClinic and Chair of Royal College of GPs, Yorkshire. Co-hosted with Dr. Reid Maclellan on 1/2021
Augmedix and Ian Shakil (Founder):: Offerings, vision, and strategy
Ian Shakil (Founder, Augmedix) and Davin Lundquist MD (CMO, Augmedix). We discuss the advent of Augmedix, offerings, vision and strategy (recorded 1/2021)
Punit Singh Soni, CEO Suki:: Applying voice, conversational AI, and machine learning in digital assistants
Punit Singh Soni (CEO, Suki.AI) discusses the creation of Suki.AI and his history with mobile tech and conversational AI. He's working hard to achieve their aims of supporting clinicians in their missions. (2/2021)
Leading Clinical Innovation with Professor Tony Young of the NHS
Prof Tony Young discusses NHS Innovation, impacting 20 million patient lives, generating £250 million pounds in startup funding, and driving momentum in pursuit of the clinical dream of healing with his vision and leadership.
Virtual Care and Diagnostics: Disruption after the pandemic with 98point6 and Quest Diagnostics
In conversation with Dr Brad Younggren (98point6) and Dr. Jay Wohlgemuth (Quest Diagnostics) as we discuss bringing testing and evaluation to the consumer front door, innovation in diagnostics, and CV19 as an accelerator to virtual care
Happify Health:: Removing barriers with quality interventions
Dr. Matt Cybulsky (Ionia Healthcare) in conversation with Dr Acacia Parks (Happify Health) and Solome Tibebu (Going Digital: Behavioral Health Tech) in October 2021, we tackle topics of mental health, barriers to access, the impact of youth and adult mental wellness, and their individual efforts and passions regarding behavioral health access through digital mediums. We're rooting for Acacia and Solome in their pursuits; listen and join us.
February 3, 2022
CV19 a Year Later in Nashville:: A conversation with Dr. Alex Jahangir of the Metro Nashville Board of Health
Dr. Matt Cybulsky (Ionia Healthcare) and Dr. Maclellan (Cortina Health) meet again with Dr. Alex Jahangir, Chairman of the Metro Nashville Board of Health as he continues coordinating the city's Covid 19 response and provides leadership across the Nashville metro area and state of Tennessee.