Author Archives: Matthew Holt

Shopping for Insurance? We’ve Got You Covered

Is my prescription covered? What’s my copay? Choosing a health insurance plan that gets you the most bang for your buck is daunting. For many, medication price and coverage is a crucial decision factor. Meanwhile, drug prices vary under different … Continue reading

Darren Spevick, Eventum talks people and health tech

Darren Spevick runs the executive recruiting company Eventum Partners, and has spent the last three years looking at health technology through the lens of the need for talent and human resources. Big corporates are hiring innovators. Smaller tech companies are … Continue reading

Amazing portraits from Gilles Frydman at Health 2.0

Gilles Frydman is a legend  in the online patients’ world, but he has a lesser known side as an amazing photographer. He’ll be taking incredible portrait photos at Health 2.0, so if you want one (including printing at $500), please sign … Continue reading

The Finns are coming, the Finns are coming (to Health 2.0!)

By MATTHEW HOLT One of the great things that I’ve seen in a couple of decades of watching health tech has been the democratization of technology, and the amazing ideas coming from all across the globe. Health care is no exception … Continue reading

Health 2.0 is now mHealth & Associates

After years of speculation about a possible name change, Health 2.0 has become mHealth & Associates. My partner Co-Chairman and CEO Indu Subaiya and I didn’t take this move lightly. We were though concerned that the tired “2.0” moniker is … Continue reading

We love to talk about our lives…what about our deaths?

Most of us find ourselves pretty fascinating… flipping through photos and slowing down for the ones where we’re included, tweeting our favorite tidbits of information, facebook-ing progress on this or that… We find other people captivating as well. In fact, … Continue reading

Come to the Health 2.0 session at the 2013 mHealth Summit

Join Health 2.0 for an afternoon at the mHealthSummit – Dec 9th at the Gaylord Convention Center! First, we reveal the first ever Health 2.0 Annual Report – an insider’s guide to the 7th Annual Fall Conference, our biggest event … Continue reading

Top 12 Reasons to be at Health 2.0 Next Week

And now, for your crassly commercial consideration, I am emerging from my bunker/email queue and relentless rehearsing of 150+ demos to tell you the Top Twelve reasons why you need to join over 1,600 others at the 7th Annual Health … Continue reading

The British are Coming! and the Finns, the Danes, the Norwegians, the Irish, the Koreans….

This time next week I’ll be putting the finishing (and let’s be honest, starting) touches to a talk I’m giving at Digital Health Days in Stockholm. (Thursday 22 August, if you happen to be in the neighborhood). I’m one of … Continue reading

Nokia Sensing XCHALLENGE Finalists, Oct 2 at Health2con

Today XPRIZE announced the 12 finalists for the Nokia Sensing XCHALLENGE. This is a $2.25m prize competition to advance the ability to use sensors to measure and manage health, and it’s something that we’re fascinated by at Health 2.0. We’re even … Continue reading

Marketing Exchanges or Exchanging Marketplaces?

One of the joys of running Health 2.0 is that we see things before they’re unveiled. Right now one of the biggest unveilings in the history of consumer health IT is a scant 60 days away. I’m talking about the … Continue reading

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