15 Healthcare Startups That Improve Lives Worldwide
From innovative cancer treatment to supportive tools for physicians, these healthcare startups are changing lives for the better.
What is a BOR?
What is a BOR? It’s your “Broker Of Record.” This is an insurance industry term that many people don’t know about, but it could be the most important thing to learn as a business owner. Understanding what a BOR does (and what they can’t do) can give you peace of mind. Have you ever been promised
Business Insurance 101: HealthTech, Health Marketplaces, & Telemedicine
So here’s what Medical Marketplaces, HealthTech and Telemedicine Companies need to know about Insurance. Healthcare is undergoing a tech revolution brought on by the new breed of venture-backed tech companies. You can now shop for your doctors with services like Zocdoc and Doctor.com which allow consumers to file through medical providers in their network based on written reviews and
Humans, AI, and the Future of Health Insurance
Via our FS Health VP of Sales, Will Treichler, and originally posted on LinkedIn here. At the end of the day, yes, I agree with Choon Yan (@battlechoon) that the role of the insurance agents of all stripes will be dramatically changed by IoT device-fed AI that assesses and accurately prices risk in real-time. With transparent
Vibram Shoes: how to put your $4M foot in your mouth
“Barefoot” running shoes have trended hard over the last few years. Vibram is the company behind this revolution with their “FiveFingers” shoe product. They touted the shoes as having a full range of benefits including: Strengthen muscles in the feet and lower legs Improve range of motion in the ankles, feet, and toes Stimulate neural function important
The Affordable Care Act and Startups
With the recent launch of fresh government programs under the Affordable Care Act, the landscape is changing massively in the health insurance space. We can’t help but think about what effects the new healthcare laws will have on startups.