How Employers Can Support Workplace Mental Health

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Our mental health clearly affects all aspects of our daily life—including the way we do business and conduct ourselves in the workplace. Unfortunately, mental health is not a topic people typically discuss openly. Contributed by Bethany Seton.

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Net Health Acquires Tissue Analytics

Dream It

Net Health, a premier provider of cloud-based EHR software for specialized care settings, today announced that it has acquired Tissue Analytics , a pioneering developer of automated mobile wound and skin imaging and predictive analytics solutions.

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Mental health…ask for help


This can come in many forms, but when your mental health needs care, deciding to get that care should be just as straightforward as deciding to treat a torn ACL: you find the right professional and get help. Includes ideas + tools to successfully implement mental health strategies.

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TrekIT Health Raises $1M Seed Extension, Hires New Executive Chairman

Dream It

TrekIT Health (HT- ‘18) is a HIPAA compliant and secure, real-time workspace for synthesizing information across EHRs and care teams. We’re looking forward to partnering with Dr. Airan-Javia and helping the company make a difference during the global health crisis we’re now confronted with.”

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Building Healthy Innovation Ecosystems for Your Projects

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

In this webinar, Nick Noreña will walk through an Innovation Ecosystem Model that he and his team at Kromatic have developed to help investors, heads of product, teachers, and executives understand how they can best support innovation in their own ecosystem. He'll also go over metrics we can use to measure the health of our ecosystems as we build more resources for innovators.

Our Economy Measures Success with the Wrong Metrics. Here is How We Should Measure Successful Economic Development

Co Starters

How do we measure the health of each of these groups? In a family we might talk about shared love and the ability to develop mutually beneficial, non-toxic relationships. While GDP gives a broad baseline indicator of a given political unit’s economic health, it is also deeply flawed.

Presbyterian Health Foundation awards $4.6 million in new research grants

Innovation 2 Enterprise

OKLAHOMA CITY, July 20, 2020: The Presbyterian Health Foundation has awarded nearly $4.6 million in biomedical research grants to the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (OUHSC) and the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation (OMRF). “We About Presbyterian Health Foundation.

Techstars New Health Care Partner: Announcing UnitedHealthcare Accelerator Powered by Techstars


Techstars, the worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed, and UnitedHealthcare, a leading health care company, today announced the UnitedHealthcare Accelerator Powered by Techstars.

i2E leads $11.5 million investment in Oklahoma City-based Linear Health Sciences

Innovation 2 Enterprise

Oklahoma City, OK-based Linear Health Sciences has developed a globally patented medical device known as the Orchid Safety Release Valve (SRV), designed to limit disconnection of IV catheters for patients worldwide. The iMCI-led investment in Linear Health Sciences includes $2.5

Linear Health Sciences founder ‘living his dream’

Innovation 2 Enterprise

During one of the earliest conversations I had with Dr. Ryan Dennis, CEO of Linear Health Sciences, he told me that he was living his dream. Or is his dream the success of a tireless physician and entrepreneur who started his own hospital group and then co-founded Linear Health Sciences, a medical device company with a safety valve technology having the potential to improve the care of virtually any patient connected to an intra-venous (IV) line. By Scott Meacham.

Pandemic brings lasting change to world of hospitality, health care

Innovation 2 Enterprise

Whatever else develops with this pandemic, one thing is certain. By Scott Meacham. If anyone had told me a year ago that we would be in the situation we are in today, I might not have said it out loud, but I would have thought that they were completely nuts.

[Tyto Care in Becker’s Hospital Review] Baptist Health, Florida developer partner to bring virtual health services to new homebuyers


“The convenience and value of telehealth isn’t a secret after the last three months, and Baptist Health has led the way in giving consumers access to virtual care since 2016,” Danny Elfenbein, digital and consumer solutions director at Baptist Health South Florida, said in the news release.

Dreamit Invests in TrekIT Health

Dream It

TrekIT Health , a clinical workflow management and analytics company, announced their newest round of funding from IP Group , Inc. The healthcare industry veteran, worked on the company’s original development team in 2016.

Making Steps Toward Better Mental Health in Your Workplace

Entrepreneurs' Organization

And our workplace environment, culture and habits have a significant impact on our health—particularly our mental health—which, in turn, has a great effect on our productivity. The Top Signs of Mental Health Issues at Work. Risk Factors That Affect Mental Health in the Workplace.

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Business and Entrepreneurship Will Play a Critical Role in Creating a Better World. Here’s How.

Co Starters

An approach to economic development that measures success in raw job numbers can also easily be forsaken for an approach to economic development that measures success in GDP growth. Companies like that do not just exist in the imaginations of ecosystem builders and economic developers.

OCAST Health Research Conference focuses steps to advancing products to market

Innovation 2 Enterprise

Once a year, the Oklahoma Center for the Advancement of Science and Technology (OCAST) gathers scientists from across the state who are currently receiving funding from its health research program in a sort of show-and-tell educational event. Recently, about 100 OCAST-funded life science researchers assembled at the Samis Family Education Center on the Oklahoma Health Center campus for OCAST’s 32nd Health Research Conference. By Jim Stafford.

Twitter’s Acquisition, Chirp & Managing Developer Relationships

Both Sides of the Table

Salesforce was very good at managing the 1-year roadmap so at any point in time we had a pretty good idea about what we would be developing and what we wouldn’t. The other thing that Salesforce is genius at is using these seminal events to market success stories of their developers.

Founders Share Stories and Encouragement on Mental Wellness


COVID-19 forced my co-founder to move across the country for childcare support, as we both worked round the clock to adjust to rapidly changing health regulations and shifting sales channels. Industry: Health Tech. It’s time for some inspiring stories!

App is Crap (why Apple is bad for your health)

Both Sides of the Table

It required content sites to develop totally new content. Everybody and their mothers are coming into my offices proclaiming that their developing the latest iPhone App. I would argue that if Apple’s app model continues to succeed it is bad for your health.

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BrainCheck Raised $8M in Series A Funding to Help Doctors Assess the Cognitive Health of Patients

Dream It

The startup helps physicians assess and track the mental health of their patients. Some are developing products to sell to individuals and their family members directly; others are coming up with ways to empower those who work directly with older Americans.

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Ready to Disrupt Health Care? Applications open for the UnitedHealthcare Accelerator Powered by Techstars


The digital health market is transforming before our eyes. Unprecedented capital is penetrating the health-tech sector, with startups seeing over $8B in funding in 2018, exceeding 2017’s $5.7B venture funding, and digital health IPOs are starting to infiltrate Wall Street.

Ascend BioVentures helps determine right path for health care discoveries

Innovation 2 Enterprise

Research and development can take decades. Ascend BioVentures, a pharmaceutical accelerator company, helps Oklahoma’s early stage therapeutics advance through the riskiest early stages of development. Advisory Committee members range from life science investor groups to executives and business develop leaders from both mid-sized and large pharmaceutical companies. By Scott Meacham. Copyright © 2019, The Oklahoman. It’s really difficult to invent new drug therapies.

Attitude Is Everything

Entrepreneurs' Organization

That meeting developed into an incredibly impactful relationship that has given me a ton of new perspectives. I am very lucky I was able to see past my assumptions and develop a cool, new relationship.

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An Introduction to Happiness: Rest


I was talking to my wife about this, and she brought up something that she does with her clients (she’s a mental health therapist). Develop (sleep) rituals. Company Culture accelerator company culture founders happiness mental health rest work

Funding available in Oklahoma for each step of development

Innovation 2 Enterprise

For Oklahoma innovators starting in the research and development (R&D) world (which is where many ideas are born) OCAST’s Applied Research and Oklahoma Health Research programs provide early stage R&D awards to stimulate unproven, high-risk concepts and innovation. By Scott Meacham. Copyright © 2019, The Oklahoman. I always tell every new company that I talk to: You have to crawl before you walk and walk before you run. The same thing applies to the capital path.

Advancing Humankind Through Individual Consciousness

Entrepreneurs' Organization

It’s where we develop the understanding that success does not create happiness. In this way, we can enable mental health, expand emotional wellbeing and enhance human cognition at a scale never before possible.

Wahoo! ServiceNet wins grant to develop new, unrestricted revenue stream

Unrestricted Revenue

They’ve developed an innovative idea for how to leverage their deep expertise to create an online platform providing mental health service opportunities for people around the country. Members of the cohort will work together to turn their ideas into actionable plans for pilot programs and develop relationships with potential funders. ServiceNet is one of our region’s largest and longest-lived nonprofits. Are they resting on their laurels? Heck no!

Why Entrepreneurs Must Harness the Power of Sleep

Entrepreneurs' Organization

The words “sleep” and “entrepreneur” may seem like strange bedfellows unless you are running a start-up in areas such as making mattresses or developing a new Sleep app. And this can’t be done without good health and enough rest.

Could You Step Away From Running Your Company? Here’s How I Did.

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Because my second-in-command and I had recently acquired the tools and professional development to handle it. It’s one of the best professional development programs I’ve ever encountered, and it’s forever changed how I run and scale my business.

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Three Strategies to Survive COVID-19 for Small Businesses in the Food Industry

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

The issue on everyone’s minds was how to get their businesses through the current crisis caused by the health risks associated with the COVID-19 pandemic and by the quarantine that has forced them to close their restaurants. By Verónica Vásquez Cuerno | U.S. Embassy to El Salvador.

Dandapani Discusses Focus, Harnessing Entrepreneurial Drive, Parenting and Purpose

Entrepreneurs' Organization

In Part 1 of our interview , Dandapani discusses the benefits of a strong ability to focus and how to develop that skill. HEALTH LEADERSHIP WORK-LIFE INTEGRATION concentration Dandapani focus mindfulnessPhoto courtesy of George Evans. “As

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In the News: Israel’s response to COVID-19 – government, technology, healthes


Biometrics security technology developer BioCatch raises $145M. SaNOtize is developing a 3-part ‘COVID-19 pack’ to kill off viral infection before this coronavirus becomes dangerous inside your lungs. Long term societal changes are definitely being accelerated by the COVID-19 crisis.

reducing the spread of tuberculosis: q&a with bonolo mathekga of e-team, drizzle

Venture Well

Bonolo Mathekga of drizzle developed a device that can be used in low-resourced regions to diagnose tuberculosis in individuals. Early Stage Innovators Global Health healthcare technologyThe post reducing the spread of tuberculosis: q&a with bonolo mathekga of e-team, drizzle appeared first on VentureWell.

Persistence is the key to this YLAI Fellow’s success in the technology industry in Bolivia

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

Pay attention to your mental health as well in order to build your resilience. Leadership Skills & Development YLAI Fellows YLAI Strong Bolivia YLAI Fellows 2017By Jewelle Saunders.

500Kobe Accelerator Program is back, now with a Focused Track on Health


This year’s program will continue to support startups across all industries and sectors, but will include a special focus on startups within the health space. They will work closely with each startup to accelerate their development through best operational practices, Read More. The post 500Kobe Accelerator Program is back, now with a Focused Track on Health appeared first on 500 Startups.

Falling in love with eye research

Innovation 2 Enterprise

a co-founder and CEO of Excitant Therapeutics entered graduate school at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (OUHSC), his interest was neuroscience. Excitant is developing therapeutic agents for ophthalmic diseases with a focus on diabetic retinopathy, diabetic macular edema, and age-related macular degeneration. By Scott Meacham. When Younghwa “Henry” Shin, Ph.D.,

[Zebra in Fast Company] The 10 most innovative health companies of 2020


Zebra Medical develops artificial intelligence to help doctors carry their heavy workload and make the best diagnoses possible for patients. The post [Zebra in Fast Company] The 10 most innovative health companies of 2020 appeared first on OurCrowd. Zebra’s Multi-Modality AI Triage Solution, which identifies suspected internal bleeding faster than previously possible for both head CT scans and chest x-rays. Read more here.