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SXSW Recap: mobileStorm CEO Jared Reitzin Talks Mobile Healthcare Innovation with Acclaimed Leaders and Entrepreneurs


SXSW Recap mobileStorm CEO Jared Reitzin Talks Mobile Healthcare Innovation with Acclaimed Leaders and EntrepreneursLast month, mobileStorm CEO Jared Reitzin caught up with dozens of innovators and entrepreneurs across the fields of healthcare, marketing, gaming, and more.

In case you missed them, here are three of Jared’s most interesting discussions with CEO Matt Stanton of SolePower, Healthiest You co-founder Scott Sanford, and accomplished entrepreneur Nadeem Kassam.

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Telehealth Companies Take-off as New Year Looms


Telehealth Companies Take-off as New Year LoomsAccording to an insightful new report from Forbes, more Americans are gaining medical coverage and more health insurers are reimbursing for telemedicine consultations. This allows for companies like MDLive, founded in 2009, to grow rather quickly.

In an interview at Forbes Healthcare Summit, MDLive chief executive, Randy Parker, discussed how his company will take advantage of new payments as well as growing interest among consumers for telemedicine services.

“We are at a perfect storm,” said Parker. “We are at a point where both technology and payers who are providing reimbursement have accepted the fact that there is an inflection point. The use of telemedicine today is a requirement to provide more efficient access to care.”

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mobileStorm Boss Talks Strategy and Success for Healthcare Startups


mobileStorm Boss Talks Strategy and Success for Healthcare StartupsJared Reitzin, CEO of mobileStorm, Inc., has sage advice for startups hoping to penetrate the healthcare marketplace.

In advance of a recent talk to entrepreneurs, Reitzin penned a comprehensive bookmark-worthy blog post detailing the things he thinks are essential.

So how can you get in, leave your mark, and make your impact felt? Some of Reitzin’s counsel, of course, can apply in a myriad of fields.

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Major Acquisition in Health Tech Space Moving Forward


Major Acquisition in Health Tech Space Moving ForwardIn case you missed it, Cerner Corporation (CERN) and Siemens AG recently announced big plans.

They’re merging.

The companies have now signed a definitive agreement for Cerner to acquire the assets of Siemens’ health information technology business unit, Siemens Health Services.
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mobileStorm CEO to Talk Marketing for Healthcare Focused Startups at August 13th Meetup


mobileStorm CEO to Talk Marketing for Healthcare Industry Startups at August 13th MeetupFresh from his much talked-about panel at mHealth + Telehealth World 2014 in Boston last week, mobileStorm CEO Jared Reitzin has been tapped to headline a meetup scheduled for August 13th at the HMRI Research Conference Center in Pasadena, California.

Reitzin will provide valuable industry insight on how to succeed in marketing your startup to the healthcare industry.

“We hear a lot of horror stories about the healthcare industry on how long it takes to get to market to them and to close a sale,” say the event organizers. “Although our collective experience about this may be true, there is a really innovative company succeeding out there called mobileStorm. This company learned the secrets on how to market and promote their company to the health sciences industry. Jared will give you his story of how his company added healthcare as another line of business for them and how they succeeded and continue to succeed.”
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Strong 2014 So Far for Health IT Mergers and Acquisitions


Strong 2014 So Far for Health IT Mergers and AcquisitionsBusiness is picking up across the health IT space today in terms of the rampant growth in mergers and acquisitions during the first six months of 2016.

Berkery Noyes, an independent mid-market investment bank, recently published its mid-year acquisitions trend report for the Healthcare/Pharma Information and Technology Industry.

Total deal volume increased 18 percent since second half 2013, the report summary reads.

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Mobiquity Touts New Healthcare Business Unit


Mobiquity Touts New Healthcare Business UnitOn Wednesday in Boston, the folks at Mobiquity made an announcement that could shake things up in mHealth.

The mobile engagement provider has created a new healthcare business unit devoted entirely to “researching, experimenting with, and developing healthcare-specific solutions for Mobiquity’s enterprise customers.”

In particular, we’re told the group will focus on strategies for medication monitoring, mobilizing medical devices and changing patient behavior, as well as other mobile health-related initiatives.

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