Spotlight Interview: Jonathan Wiesen, MD, CMO, MediOrbis, LLC

About Jonathan Wiesen, MD: Dr. Jonathan Wiesen is a Pulmonary and Critical Care physician passionate about clinical medicine, innovation and medical technology. Dr. Wiesen graduated from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine with distinction in research and completed his training in internal medicine and pulmonary/critical care at the Cleveland Clinic, where he earned an advanced teaching

Industry News: Volume 4 Issue 2

Price hikes drove employer-sponsored health costs to record high in 2018by Hailey Mensik healthcaredive.com - The vast majority of Americans receive health coverage through their employer and HCCI's annual report found health spending growth exceeded 4% for the third consecutive year. The report comes as the presidential election brings more focus on the healthcare

VOLUME 4 ISSUE 1: Dr. Reza Mirali, MD, Co-founder and CEO, Cowork Medical Describes Alternate Practicing Path for Physicians

Dear Colleagues, In this issue, I had the chance to speak with Dr. Reza Mirali, MD, Co-founder and CEO, Cowork Medical, a cost-effective, customizable and state-of-the-art medical office space for doctors who are looking for a different option for practicing, one that offers a coworking model for physicians. In this interview Dr. Mirali explains how Cowork

Industry News: Volume 4 Issue 1

In new milestone, the majority of U.S. medical students are now women by Joanne Finnegan fiercehealthcare.com – Female medical students have hit a milestone. They now comprise the majority of enrolled U.S. medical students for the first time, according to the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). To view the original article in its entirety, click here.   U.S. primary care doctors face challenges in coordinating care Medicalxpress.com

VOLUME 3 ISSUE 25: The Honorable Dr. David J. Shulkin, MD, ninth Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs Discusses Medical Travel and his new book

Dear Colleagues, In this issue, I have the pleasure of introducing you to The Honorable Dr. David J. Shulkin, MD, ninth Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs. In this interview, Dr. Shulkin gives his take on medical travel, and explains what drove him to write, "It Shouldn't Be This Hard to Serve Your Country.” This

Spotlight Interview: The Honorable Dr. David J. Shulkin, MD, ninth Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs

About the Honorable David J. Shulkin, MD     The Honorable Dr. David J. Shulkin was the ninth Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs.  Nominated by President Trump to serve in his Cabinet, Secretary Shulkin was confirmed by the US Senate by a vote of 100-0.  Secretary Shulkin previously served as Under Secretary

Industry News: Volume 3 Issue 25

PRESS RELEASE: LEMBO PUTS HEALTH INSURANCE MARKET ON NOTICE WITH NEW MEDICAL RFP THAT REDEFINES HEALTH CARE DYNAMIC State Comptroller Kevin Lembo announced today that his office has issued a highly competitive request for proposals (RFP) that will redefine the relationship between the state and insurance corporations hired to administer state health benefits, and potentially

VOLUME 3 ISSUE 24: RD Whitney, CEO, Validation Institute Discusses Medical Travel as a Way to Reduce Costs

Dear Colleagues, In this issue, RD Whitney, CEO of Validation Institute (VI), a membership organization made up of a network of health care vendors, health benefits advisors, and purchaser benefit managers focused on delivering better health value and stronger outcomes than conventional healthcare, describes the innovators and companies that are using

Spotlight Interview: RD Whitney, CEO, Validation Institute

About RD Whitney With 29 years in leadership at 15 companies building professional communities in 23 industries, I am putting my skills, passions and networking connections to work in a venture that can truly make a difference in the nation’s competitiveness and in people’s lives. Warren Buffett called heath care the “tapeworm” of the US economy.