Volume 3, Issue 3: INSIGHTEC, The World Leader of MR-guided Focused Ultrasound (MRgFUS)

Dear Colleagues: There’s multiple reasons why individuals are traveling for specialized diagnostics.  We learned about one leading opportunity from a serial entrepreneur in the medical technology sector, Maurice Ferré, MD, CEO, INSIGHTEC.  In this exclusive interview, he shares the success of INIGHTEC’s MR-guided Focused Ultrasound (MRgFUS). Discover INSIGHTEC’s main goal:  Innovation.  With non-invasive platforms, Exablate

SPOTLIGHT: Maurice Ferré, CEO of INSIGHTEC

  About Maurice Ferré MD, CEO of INSIGHTEC Maurice R. Ferré MD is a serial entrepreneur in the medical technology sector. Currently, he is the CEO and Chairman of the Board of INSIGHTEC, an Israeli-based medical technology firm specializing in the development and commercialization of medical treatment platforms using MR-guided focused ultrasound (MRgFUS).

Volume 3, Issue 3: Industry News

PRESS RELEASE: DOCTORGLOBE INTRODUCES A NEW HEALTHCARE CASE-MANAGEMENT PLATORM NAMED “SURGERATE” DoctorGlobe, America’s first and only domestic online hospital-shopping platform, has launched an innovative surgery case-management tool named “Surgerate”. Surgerate helps pre-certification, concierge, and case-management teams to seamlessly find the most efficient hospitals for their health plans’ participants in need of

Volume 3, Issue 2: “Know Before You Go” Pricing for Outpatient Medical Care with Pratter

Dear Colleagues: In this exclusive interview, we had the opportunity to speak with Bill Hennessey, MD, CEO and Founder of Pratter, a medical cost savings and transparency company. Pratter is the only healthcare service on the market empowering consumers and their self-insured employers with truly transparent "know before you go" pricing for

SPOTLIGHT: Bill Hennessey, MD, CEO, Pratter

    About Bill Hennessey, M.D. Bill Hennessey, MD, is the CEO and Founder of Pratter, a medical cost savings and transparency company.  Dr. Hennessey is both an MD and a serial entrepreneur, a practicing physician for 25 years and a founder of a medical billing company. Dr. Hennessey has been

Volume 3, Issue 2: Industry News

PRESS RELEASE: FRIENDS AND FAMILY OF WEST CALDWELL FIREFIGHTER, TIM ZYLA, ISSUE DESPERATE PLEA FOR LIFE-SAVING KIDNEY DONOR AS WIFE/DONOR MATCH TAKES ILL  WIFE ANN MARIE IS DONOR MATCH BUT NOW ELIMINATED WITH ONSET OF LIFE-THREATENING ILLNESS  FAIRFIELD, NJ – Tim Zyla, former chief and member of the Fairfield, NJ

Volume 3, Issue 1: Ashley Furniture Launches International Medical Travel Program

Dear Colleagues: Demonstrating the value of international medical travel, Marcus Gagnon, Manager of Global Employee Benefits and Wellness, Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc., shares his positive experiences with a program that serves his workforce: high quality surgeries at tremendous savings for both Ashley and the employee. Volume three of USDMT kicks off with

SPOTLIGHT: Marcus Gagnon, Manager of Global Employee Benefits and Wellness, Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc., Rajesh Rao, CEO and Co-Founder, IndUShealth and Jim Polsfut, CEO, Chairman and Co-Founder, North American Specialty Hospital (NASH) — PART 2 OF 2

Part 1 of the interview can be found in our October issue here.     About Marcus Gagnon, Manager of Global Employee Benefits and Wellness, Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc.  Marcus Gagnon has over 7 years of progressive Human Resources experience. Overseeing all benefit plan design and coordination of benefits for over 16,000 employees across the

Volume 3, Issue 1: Industry News

PRESS RELEASE: Brain Injury Association of America Recognizes Administration’s Opioid Emergency Declaration; Calls for More  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: William Dane (512) 987-0101 wdane@biausa.org Vienna, Va. – The Brain Injury Association of America salutes the Trump Administration for directing the Department of Health and Human Services to declare the nation’s opioid crisis a public health

Volume 3, Issue 1: Upcoming Events

SIIA Opens Registration for Latin America-focused International Conference - April 17-19, 2018 - Monterrey, Mexico   MyHealthGuide Source: The Self-Insurance Institute of America, Inc., 11/13/2017, www.SIIA.org The Self-Insurance Institute of America, Inc. (SIIA) announced the program and opened registration for its Latin America-focused International Conference, scheduled for April 17-19, 2018 in Monterrey, Mexico. The event is designed to help attendees