Archive for March 2018

What Can VisitPay Do That Credit Cards Can’t? Understand When Patients Will Pay Their Hospital Bills

VisitPay: What's In Your Medical Bill?

Kent Ivanoff, Co-Founder and CEO, of VisitPay built a career starting or running credit card businesses for firms like CapitalOne. But healthcare expenses are something credit card companies couldn’t figure out. Credit scores don’t suggest when a patient might pay their portion of a medical bill. VisitPay says it can while also making life easier…

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Can Tiber Health CEO David Lenihan Disrupt How We Teach Our Future Physicians?

Can Tiber Health CEO David Lenihan Disrupt How We Teach Our Future Physicians?

In the eyes of Tiber Health CEO David Lenihan, MD, the “medical school model” is broken. Can his venture-backed startup Tiber Health teach future physicians more effectively and help avoid the coming global doctor shortage? The Problem: Tiber Health says we’ll need an additional 14 million medical professionals by 2039. Tiber’s Solution: Tiber is building…

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Lawrence Wittenberg

Lawrence Wittenberg

Larry Wittenberg is a senior partner in Goodwin’s Technology Companies & Life Sciences Group and Co-Chair of the firm’s Healthcare Technology and Services Practice. He has more than 30 years’ experience representing life science and healthcare technology companies, ranging in size from start-ups to public companies, in corporate and intellectual property transactions and general corporate…

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Rachel Winokur

Rachel Winokur

Rachel Winokur is currently the Chief Business Officer of Bright Health, an insurance company that develops exclusive network health plans in partnership with leading health systems. Previously, Rachel was a senior executive at Aetna, where she helped found and lead Healthagen, Aetna’s payer-neutral population health management business. Rachel joined Aetna from the Carlyle Group, where…

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Michael Weintraub

Michael Weintraub

Michael is Co-Founder and CEO of Humedica, acquired by UnitedHealth Group (UHG) in 2013. Michael has broadened his role within UHG as CEO of Optum Analytics. Prior to launching Humedica, Michael served as Senior Managing Director at Leerink Partners, a leading health care investment bank. Previously, he was President and CEO of PHARMetrics, a health…

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Paul Wallace

Paul Wallace

Paul Wallace serves as Managing Director for Heritage Group, a venture capital firm sponsored by some of the nation’s leading health care organizations. Prior to joining Heritage, Mr. Wallace served as a Venture Partner for SV Life Sciences, a $2 billion international private equity firm investing exclusively in health care. He also spent 6 years…

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Don Trigg

Don Trigg

Donald Trigg, President, Cerner Health Ventures, focuses on driving Cerner’s strategic efforts in early market segments and top health systems at a time of dynamic change in health care. Trigg rejoined Cerner in 2012 after the successful sale of Natural Language Processing (NLP) category leader CodeRyte to 3M’s health care division. During his time at…

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Lisa Suennen

Lisa Suennen

Lisa Suennen is Senior Managing Director at GE Ventures, leading the firm’s healthcare venture fund which invests in early-to-growth stage healthcare investments across health IT, health services and medical devices. She is also Managing Partner at Venture Valkyrie, LLC, a media and publishing firm. Lisa is also founder of CSweetener, a not-for-profit company focused on…

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Mona Siddiqui, MD

Mona Siddiqui

Dr. Siddiqui is the Chief Data Officer for the Department of Health and Human Services where she is focused on promoting open data, building an enterprise wide data governance structure, creating a business analytics unit and developing strategic partnerships with external stakeholders.  Prior to this role, Dr. Siddiqui was at the Centers for Medicare and…

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J.P. Peltier

JP Peltier

J.P. Peltier is a managing director and global group head of Piper Jaffray healthcare investment banking. Peltier has more than 14 years of experience at Piper Jaffray focused on the medical technology sector of healthcare. Peltier provides clients with advice across a full range of investment banking services from public and private equity financing to…

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