Healthcare M&A: Improving Your Odds

If we’re to believe the pundits, 2021 looks to be a rebound year for merger and acquisition activity in the healthcare industry. And not a moment too soon. COVID-19 hit the Mergers & Acquisition business big time in 2020. According to Bain and Company, overall healthcare disclosed deal value decreased by a whopping 37%  (-$339B)…

A View of Post-COVID Healthcare IT

The pandemic-spurred triple threat of increased demand, decreased access, and mandatory distancing, put digital transformation into overdrive. ChannelProNetwork spoke extensively with Pixel Health Executive Vice President of Strategic Partnerships Mike Machulsky and Nectar Strategic Consulting President Barbara Casey to gauge the state of Healthcare IT in the post-COVID era. Read the article

How Blockchain addresses Interoperability: Healthcare’s Major Pain Point

Blockchain and Healthcare’s Interoperability Problem Blockchain has the potential to revolutionize healthcare IT   In healthcare, blockchain can lead to better care, improved transparency, and added protection for all trusted parties  Estonia: A golden model of blockchain  Pain point: Interoperability  Data management is one of the most pressing issues in the healthcare sector and the biggest barrier to true interoperability. The problems are many:  Data Location  Data Format: There…