Posts on Feb 2019

People Become Doctors to Treat Patients. Here’s How to Make That Possible.

"Employee burnout is on the rise in the healthcare industry, jumping 20 percent from 2011 to 2014. To ease the burden, technology-based approaches are emerging to simplify and improve the efficiency… Read more

How High Drug Prices Inflate C.E.O.s’ Pay

"Drug company executives faced tough questions from Congress on Tuesday as they attempted to explain why, thanks to high drug prices, per capita spending on pharmaceuticals in the United States is d… Read more

Your Google Searches Can Be Used to Predict When You’re About to Go to the ER, Researchers Find

"A new study . . . which involved analyzing both medical record data and Google search histories of more than 100 patients, found that searches related to health increases a lot in the week before a… Read more

Unsealed Testimony Sharpens Focus of Amazon-Berkshire-JP Morgan Healthcare Venture

"In an unsealed testimony, ABJ Chief Operating Officer Jack Stoddard laid out in more detail the venture’s mission to make the healthcare system easier to understand and access, the company curre… Read more

Chasm Partners is Hiring!

Our firm is growing and we are actively seeking talented recruiters to join our team in San Francisco, New York/Connecticut, and Salt Lake City! If you are passionate about healthcare, helping start… Read more