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Medicare / Medicaid / Advantage — Where Are The Opportunities Fo...

Medicare, Medicaid, Medicare Advantage. The words often get thrown around and are mixed with generalized association of government social programs for...
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How Covid Changed the Nature of ESG: A Coming-of-Age Story

Credit: Eva Bee Illustrations In a year that highlighted economic disparities, unequal healthcare access, and the continued impacts of systemic racism,...
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Concierge Medicine — What Does It Mean For Entrepreneurs, Invest...

“July 21, 2022 at 8:30 AM EDT – Amazon and One Medical Sign an Agreement for Amazon to Acquire One Medical...
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Blockchain & Healthcare- Where Are We?

With the advent of cryptocurrencies, NFTs and the recent surge in startups in the web 3.0 space, blockchain and its applications...
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Repurposing drugs: a missed opportunity

Key principles and suggestions to foster collaboration and unleash the potential of repurposing drugs, for more equal and accessible healthcare. We...
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‘Virtual healthcare’ – buzzword, opportunity, or impediment?

The COVID pandemic has catalyzed an unimaginably rapid adoption of virtual care. Virtual disease management service offerings, and the demand for...
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Usage of AI in the Healthcare Industry

What is AI? Artificial Intelligence is simulated human intelligence within computers- these computers are programmed to break down, analyse, and mirror...
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D2C (direct to consumer) health-tech: How do we help, not hurt, our pa...

Direct-to-consumer healthcare. We see it more and more, and it is an increasing trend that’s been written about extensively (see: health-tech...
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Are we getting distracted by AI? Data-based Care

As the economy takes a downturn in the second quarter of 2022, and gloomy projections of the market have translated into...
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Riding the Femtech Wave: Why Progyny is a Key Stock for Investors to T...

The stock price of Progyny (NASDAQ: PGNY), a femtech firm that specializes in fertility and family building benefits solutions, has enjoyed...
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How Do I Make Money? HealthTech Startup And Business Models

4Ps, PPO, HMO, MCO, ACO, VFVB, CMS, PMPM, PBM – the list of acronyms is long, see Appendix. But cut through...
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Robotics In Life Science — A Hidden Gem For Startups (Part 2 of ...

Tau Ventures focuses on AI investments in healthcare and enterprise, but we are also fascinated by automation and very occasionally invest...
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