Tag Archives: Healthcare

UK Scaleup Navenio Secures $12.6M Investment to Accelerate Global Growth in Healthcare and Beyond

Oxford University spin-out’s indoor location-based platform adds to last year’s $ 11M Series A investment to improve workforce efficiency in healthcare and other verticals The Oxford Science Enterprises-led round will support expansion in the US as well as continued domestic growth as the pandemic continues to impact healthcare Oxford, UK. 16th December 2021: Navenio, the… Read More »

The Stress of the Caregiver: The Most Over-Utilized, Unpaid Stakeholder in U.S. Healthcare

We’ve long know that “the patient” has been an under-utilized resource in the U.S. healthcare system since Dr. Charles Safran testified with that statement to Congress way back in 2004…an era where bipartisanship for health IT was a real thing. Today, with the insights of Alexandra Drane (Founder of ARCHANGELS) and Dr. Nirav Shah (of… Read More »

Post-Pandemic, U.S. Healthcare is Entering a “Provide More Care For Less” Era – Pondering PwC’s 2022 Forecast

In the COVID-19 pandemic, health care spending in the U.S. increased by a relatively low 6.0% in 2020. This year, medical cost trend will rise by 7.0%, expected to decline a bit in 2022 according to the annual study from PwC Health Research Institute, Medical Cost Trend: Behind the Numbers 2022. What’s “behind these numbers”… Read More »

Ambulatory services led healthcare jobs recovery in May

Dive Brief: The healthcare industry added 23,000 jobs in May, with virtually all in ambulatory service roles, according to a new government jobs report released Friday. Ambulatory services added 22,000 jobs that month. And hospitals saw their first gains in several months, posting about 2,900 new roles, according to the preliminary data from the Bureau of Labor… Read More »