Hospitality Tech as a Service

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One which you may not have heard much about is HTaaS — or Hospitality Tech as a Service. We’ve recently partnered with LA Fund, an innovative hospitality-focused venture fund, to launch a bootcamp for startups building products that have the potential to disrupt this space.

A Hospitality Entrepreneur Changing How Travelers See the World

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The Future of Hospitality is Here

Revolution

For example, traditional hospitality, a category which is poised to grow to over $200 billion in the next five years, still remains ripe for disruption and innovation. The future of hospitality is here folks.

[CyberMDX in MedCityNews] CyberMDX and Sham (Relyens Group) partner to proactively manage hospital cyber risks

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The Art of Integrating Your Product Into a Health System or Hospital

Dream It

While the healthcare industry’s long sales cycles are a frequent topic of conversation, discussion about the burdensome post-sale process rarely comes up. Yes, we’re referring to the actual integration of your product into a health system’s existing workflows and technologies.

[Sight Diagnostics in Business Wire] Sight Diagnostics’ OLO Deployed in Israeli Hospital to Help Support Coronavirus Quarantine Measures

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[Morphisec in PRWeb] Morphisec Releases 2019 Hospitality Guest Threat Index During National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

OurCrowd

The Morphisec 2019 Hospitality Guest Threat Index surveyed 1,000 consumers, weighted for the U.S. The post [Morphisec in PRWeb] Morphisec Releases 2019 Hospitality Guest Threat Index During National Cybersecurity Awareness Month appeared first on OurCrowd.

[Surgical Theater in Yahoo Finance] St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital First Children’s Hospital in Southeast to Use Virtual Reality Visualization Platform

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Joseph’s Children’s Hospital in Tampa is the first children’s hospital in Florida and the only pediatric facility in the Southeast to use the evolutionary Surgical Theater Precision Virtual Reality technology in its pediatric neuro and cardiac surgery programs.

[Tyto Care in pharmaphorfum] UK hospital introduces TytoCare remote medical exam device

OurCrowd

A UK hospital has introduced a modular device allowing for remote examinations for patients with acute and worsening chronic conditions. The post [Tyto Care in pharmaphorfum] UK hospital introduces TytoCare remote medical exam device appeared first on OurCrowd. Read more here. News Center medtech ourcrowd fund OurCrowd Qure portfolio news tyto care tytocare

Dreamit Startups on the Front Lines of COVID-19

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As COVID-19 spreads, hospitals are testing samples on the go and on site. It is critical for hospitals to employ patient monitoring solutions that limit exposure. Eko has already sold 40,000 devices since 2016 across 4,000 hospitals.

[Surgical Theater in Fox Los Angeles] Medical Advances: O.C. hospital uses advanced technology in the operating room

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[Beyond Meat in Fox Business] Beyond Meat coming to menus at baseball stadiums, hospitals, schools

OurCrowd

Now, food service provider Aramark says it will offer Beyond Meat burgers, sausages and other items on its menus at schools, hospitals, ballparks and other businesses.

[CyberMDX in TechCrunch] Flaws in hospital anesthesia and respiratory devices allow remote tampering

OurCrowd

Researchers at healthcare security firm CyberMDX said that the protocol used in the GE Aestiva and GE Aespire devices can be used to send commands if they are connected to a terminal server on the hospital network.

[Morphisec in Healthcare IT News] As cybersecurity threats change, so must hospitals

OurCrowd

The post [Morphisec in Healthcare IT News] As cybersecurity threats change, so must hospitals appeared first on OurCrowd. All of these scenarios and more are outlined in a new threat assessment from Morphisec, a cybersecurity firm. Read more here.

[Surgical Theater in The Washington Times] GW Hospital doctors among first to use virtual, augmented reality tech for surgeries

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Responding to COVID-19

Y Combinator

Equipment for hospitals. Additionally, more than 20 YC bio and healthcare companies are helping with the COVID-19 crisis, whether to produce better tests, treatments and vaccines, or resources for hospitals and health systems. In order to confront the COVID-19 crisis, we need to immediately mobilize global scientific and technical talent.

[Surgical Theater in Yahoo Finance] Surgical Theater to Share How Precision VR® Drives Financial Success to Its Hospital Partners at HKEX

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Funding Friday: The Restaurant Workers’ Community Foundation Relief Fund

A VC: Musings of a VC in NYC

I mentioned in yesterday’s post that when this is all over, I can’t wait to go to my favorite restaurants and enjoy their hospitality and food. While many industries are facing difficult times in this crisis, the restaurant and hospitality industry is particularly hard hit. If they are able to re-open.

Startup Pitching 301

Paul G. Silva

The ideal team slide sounds something like this: [for a company making artificial-intelligence software for hospitals]. Selling software to hospitals is notoriously difficult. Fortunately for us, previous to founding our company our CEO sold $100 million worth of software to hospitals.

An In-Depth Look at The Medical Device Cybersecurity Startup Landscape

Dream It

Health systems and hospitals face unprecedented cybersecurity challenges. hospital uses between 10 - 15 connected medical devices. Health systems, hospitals, and other healthcare delivery organizations have to be accountable here as well.

The Startups and Investors Bringing Voice Tech to Healthcare

Dream It

Boston Children’s Hospital has piloted or promoted dozens of voice applications and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center has supported the development of platforms like Sopris Health and Aiva Health. This same report concluded that a 10% increase in patients rating a hospital as “excellent” led to a 1.5%

40+ YC startups are now hiring for interns in the YC Summer Internship Program

Y Combinator

We’re opening clinics in assisted living to keep seniors healthy and away from hospitals. We’ve nearly doubled the number of YC startups looking for interns this summer, and the companies & roles are posted on Work at a Startup !

How To Impress Investors with A Flashback Pitch Deck [In 2019]

Dream It

Using a company that reduces prescription errors as an example, here’s what the text on that snapshot slide could look like: Problem: 3% of prescriptions written for admitted hospital patients are in error. Market Size: ~6,000 hospitals in the US. 6 hospitals trialing the product.

Should You Build your Company in a Country Like Lima?

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A Spirit of Hospitality. Finally, our team was blown away by exactly how hospitable Peruvians are. It might not directly correlate with or contribute to a “great startup ecosystem,” but the fact that Peruvians are so hospitable makes doing business down here incredibly enjoyable. Last week, we were in Lima for our second stop of the Momentum Tour ( video here! )

EO CEO Carrie Santos: Lean on Experience Share During COVID-19 Crisis

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Although many EO members are in the hospitality industry, including restaurants, travel and tourism, we also have members whose businesses are in online sales, marketing, software and remote work solutions. We all are waking up to find ourselves in an altered world each morning.

Welcoming MDmetrix to the Founders’ Co-op family

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In 2009, in a national effort to improve quality and lower costs, the Federal government launched a huge incentive program to drive the adoption of Electronic Medical Records (EMRs), spending an estimated $40 billion over the past decade to implement this data-gathering technology in hospitals across the country. Those are bold claims, but they’re backed up by hard evidence generated by the company’s pioneering efforts at local healthcare leader Seattle Children’s Hospital (SCH).

Nate Schmidt Joins Techstars Alabama EnergyTech Accelerator as Managing Director

TechStars

After having lived here for 20 years I now know there is something special about this place: the Southern hospitality, world class food, incredible livability, and much more. In 2010 my brother Mike and I took our e-gift card startup, Instagift , through Techstars Seattle.

How one woman is facilitating responsible financial management in Belize

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

When I was little, I often liked books more than toys, and even when I fell severely ill when I was young and was often hospitalized, I would ask for my teachers to bring exams to the hospital and I came out in the top three of my class. 2018 YLAI Fellow and co-founder of L3G’s & Associates, Fatima Chi, is empowering businesses in her community in Belize to take control of their finances.

MedStack (Dreamit HealthTech 2016) Closes $2.4 Million Seed Round

Dream It

While products like AWS and Google Cloud offer HIPAA-compliant cloud hosting, only using this type of hosting won’t allow vendors to meet all of the security and privacy requirements of most health system, hospital, and health plan customers.

SeedFuel–Rowad, Flat6Labs, and Nest on the Bahrain Startup Community

GAN

Bahrain has a reputation for being a warm and hospitable country with an exceptional lifestyle and welcoming culture.

CONGRATULATIONS TO FIVE STARTUPS THAT RECEIVED BEN FRANKLIN FUNDING

Ben Franklin Technology Partners

Also located in State College, Kijenzi, supplies replacement parts, medical devices, and occupational therapy tools by creating 3D printing farms that bypass long, expensive, or even non-existent supply chains for hospitals in Kenya.

Revolution Companies Offering Resources and Support during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Revolution

Sweetgreen is dedicating its Outpost operations to support hospital workers and medical personnel on the front lines by delivering free salads and bowls to hospitals in the cities they serve. In the face of the COVID-19 crisis, it has been encouraging to see businesses and individuals around the world step up and support affected communities.

Linear Health Sciences founder ‘living his dream’

Innovation 2 Enterprise

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. Imagine that you are joining that dream, following Dr. Dennis on hospital rounds. By Scott Meacham. Copyright © 2019, The Oklahoman.

PSA: Time is running out

GCUC

95,000 governments, special authorities and special districts own more than 3 million buildings and 650 acres of commercial real estate, which includes offices, stadiums, warehouses, hospitals and parking lots. The US Government is going in BIG on Coworking. Will you answer the call?

[Sight Diagnostics in Forbes] Complete Blood Count Testers Say Their Products Can Monitor COVID-19 Patients Safely

OurCrowd

And an Israeli startup, Sight Diagnostics — which makes OLO, a CBC machine that uses less blood and gets test results faster — has just announced that an Israeli government hospital is using OLO to test the blood of COVID-19 patients being treated in a separate field hospital.

How To Pitch A Real Estate Tech VC

Dream It

For hospitality, the model should focus on driving revenue. Jeff Berman is General Partner at Camber Creek , one of the first venture funds dedicated to real estate technology and the built world.

Australia is burning: A simple guide of what is happening and how you can help

Impact Hub

Port Macquarie Koala Hospital treats injured Koalas and rehabilitates them to go back into the wild. You can help the hospital by donating through their gofundme campaign. What is happening in Australia?