TERRI TALKS WITH GENNEVE CEO JILL ANGELO ABOUT THE HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WOMEN’S DIGITAL HEALTH ROUNDTABLE SPONSORED BY ACOG AT THE HIMSS CONFERENCE IN ORLAND IN FEBRUARY 2019. THE ATTENDEE LIST INCLUDED REPRESENTATIVES IN INNOVATION, HEALTHCARE DELIVERY, AND SYSTEM INTEGRATORS WHO WERE ALL INSPIRED TO COME TOGETHER AND TAKE ACTION TO IMPROVE WOMEN’S HEALTH. HIMSS IS FOCUSED ON BETTER HEALTH AND CARE OUTCOMES THROUGH INFORMATION AND TECHNOLOGY.
Jill shared why she attended the Women’s Digital Health Roundtable sponsored by ACOG (American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists) at HiMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) in Orlando in February 2019 and what she learned
HIMSS leads efforts to optimize health engagements and care outcomes and better health through information and technology.
Terri and Jill talked about how do better design clinical trials and use bring data and findings to demonstrate efficacy for various women’s health innovation solutions to advance women’s health
Jill and Terri talk about the need for new reimbursement codes around women’s health in general, and menopause specifically. This will look very different for women than for men.
Terri talks about how siloed women’s health is and Jill said this was not a topic of conversation at the round table and thinks this is the next area to focus on. She emphasizes the importance of treating the body as a system.
Jill talks about the challenges for companies like Elvie which is based in Europe in their move to the US because of lack of reimbursement for the product.
Jill shared some of the innovation discussed during the roundtable
Jill shared what was discussed around veteran women and the VA
Jill talked about the final presentation at the event around data and data privacy to instill some urgency around data security
Jill talked about how excited everyone was when they left because the conversations are happening to advance women’s health
Terri’s Key Takeaway
Women’s health needs to be a central focus at all future digital health, life sciences, healthcare, and other related conferences.
References in the Podcast
Katie McMillan: https://www.linkedin.com/in/katie-donohue-mcmillan-mph/
Kerry Rupp: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kerryrupp/
Access circles: https://accesscircles.com/
Nadia Ramey: https://www.linkedin.com/in/nadia-ramey-a019449/
MobiHealth News article on FDA Pre-Cert program: How many companies stand to benefit from the FDA pre-cert program
Embr Wave: https://embrlabs.com/
As a Woman podcast: http://www.nataliecrawfordmd.com/thepodcast
Maven Clinic: https://www.mavenclinic.com/
Wildflower Health: https://www.wildflowerhealth.com/
Jessie Health: https://www.hellojessie.com/
Emmanual Fombu: https://www.linkedin.com/in/emmanuel-fombu-md-mba-789a93117/
Digital Twins and the New Gig Economy: https://medium.com/datadriveninvestor/digital-twins-and-the-new-gig-economy-cecd3c1333a7
Shubhra Jain: https://www.linkedin.com/in/drshubhra/
Unity Stoakes: https://www.linkedin.com/in/unitystoakes/
Startup Health: https://www.startuphealth.com/
Jessica DaMassa: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jessicadamassa/
Jill can be reached via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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