Healthcare http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/healthcare The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Healthcare en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 07 Jul 2014 18:47:00 GMT Google Is Interested in Your Health, But Deterred by Regulations In an extensive interview with venture capitalist Vinod Khosla, Google founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page explained why regulations are hampering improvements in health care. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 18:47:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235426 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235426 Laura Entis In an extensive interview with venture capitalist Vinod Khosla, Google founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page explained why regulations are hampering improvements in health care. How Your Smartphone Is Becoming Your Doctor Withings has created a series of health-care devices designed to integrate seamlessly with your smartphone. Wed, 21 May 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233884 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233884 Jason Ankeny Withings has created a series of health-care devices designed to integrate seamlessly with your smartphone. These Two Innovative Diagnostic Devices Just Scored Big Funding One is for early detection of ovarian cancer, the other is a microendoscope that gynecologists can use in their exam rooms. Both aim to make a difference in patients' lives. Thu, 01 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233170 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233170 Michelle Goodman One is for early detection of ovarian cancer, the other is a microendoscope that gynecologists can use in their exam rooms. Both aim to make a difference in patients' lives. Device Startups Struggle With Obamacare Excise Tax Industry leaders worry tax can dampen growth and innovation. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233020 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233020 Arlene Weintraub Industry leaders worry tax can dampen growth and innovation. Obamacare: What Will it Cost if You Don't Comply? A battle between Hobby Lobby and the U.S. Supreme Court underscores the mounting fines that some companies might face for health reform non-compliance. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232158 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232158 Arlene Weintraub A battle between Hobby Lobby and the U.S. Supreme Court underscores the mounting fines that some companies might face for health reform non-compliance. How to Move the Needle in Digital Health This panel at SXSW explored the steps new companies will have to take to succeed in this growing field. Thu, 13 Mar 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232155 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232155 Jacob Hall This panel at SXSW explored the steps new companies will have to take to succeed in this growing field. Why Health-Care Franchising Is Entering a Boom Time Enterprising businesspeople are finding that the franchise model can dispense routine medical services as efficiently as it delivers fried chicken or oil changes. Wed, 12 Mar 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231788 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231788 Jason Daley Enterprising businesspeople are finding that the franchise model can dispense routine medical services as efficiently as it delivers fried chicken or oil changes. Skin and Bones: Oh, the Body Parts You Can Make With 3-D Bio-printers Sticks and stones may break bones, but printers can replace them -- and a whole lot more. Wed, 12 Mar 2014 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232004 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232004 Kim Lachance Shandrow Sticks and stones may break bones, but printers can replace them -- and a whole lot more. Aetna CEO Says Company May Opt Out of Obamacare CEO Mark Bertolini said the insurer may be forced to double its rates or pull out of the program. Fri, 07 Feb 2014 18:32:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231351 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231351 Drew Sandholm CEO Mark Bertolini said the insurer may be forced to double its rates or pull out of the program. CVS to Quit Selling Tobacco Products CVS is the first national pharmacy chain that will drop cigarettes and other tobacco products from its shelves -- a move that is estimated to cost the company $2 billion annually. Wed, 05 Feb 2014 15:20:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231286 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231286 Kate Taylor CVS is the first national pharmacy chain that will drop cigarettes and other tobacco products from its shelves -- a move that is estimated to cost the company $2 billion annually. Lean Startup Lessons for Healthcare Businesses What fledgling healthcare entrepreneurs learned from Steve Blank's Lean LaunchPad might surprise you. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230862 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230862 Arlene Weintraub What fledgling healthcare entrepreneurs learned from Steve Blank's Lean LaunchPad might surprise you. Still Stumped by Obamacare? Health Co-Ops May be an Option. Run by members, not shareholders, health co-ops might offer a strong alternative to small businesses weighing their coverage alternatives. Tue, 07 Jan 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230621 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230621 Arlene Weintraub Run by members, not shareholders, health co-ops might offer a strong alternative to small businesses weighing their coverage alternatives. The 7 Most Powerful Women to Watch in 2014 These seven innovators are having a major influence on technology, healthcare and the government. We've got our eye on these powerful women. You should, too. Fri, 03 Jan 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230351 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230351 Entrepreneur Staff These seven innovators are having a major influence on technology, healthcare and the government. We've got our eye on these powerful women. You should, too. Still Sorting Through Your Company's Healthcare Options? We Can Help December enrollment deadlines for many health plans – including Obamacare's new SHOP exchanges – are looming. Signup can be tricky and complex, but we help you navigate your choices. Mon, 16 Dec 2013 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230396 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230396 Arlene Weintraub December enrollment deadlines for many health plans – including Obamacare's new SHOP exchanges – are looming. Signup can be tricky and complex, but we help you navigate your choices. The Maker of a Swallowable Pill That Takes Pictures Sells for $860 Million Health-care products maker Covidien has snatched up Israel-headquartered Given Imaging in an all-cash deal. Mon, 09 Dec 2013 17:25:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230282 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230282 Catherine Clifford Health-care products maker Covidien has snatched up Israel-headquartered Given Imaging in an all-cash deal. HealthCare.gov: Your Reminder Not To Skimp on Quality Assurance You might be tempted to cut time for QA, but it could doom your next project. We explore the site’s sober takeaways for any digital entrepreneur. Fri, 08 Nov 2013 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229859 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229859 Arlene Weintraub You might be tempted to cut time for QA, but it could doom your next project. We explore the site’s sober takeaways for any digital entrepreneur. Why Medical Schools are Pumping out Entrepreneurs As far as entrepreneurship training goes, a medical degree -- not a MBA -- can be a surprising but useful asset. Wed, 30 Oct 2013 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229672 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229672 Shiv Gaglani As far as entrepreneurship training goes, a medical degree -- not a MBA -- can be a surprising but useful asset. 5 Tips for Businesses Navigating Obamacare Keep these factors in mind while weighing your healthcare options. Tue, 22 Oct 2013 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229507 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229507 Bernard DiFiore Keep these factors in mind while weighing your healthcare options. Taxes, Healthcare and Immigration: Preview of the 2013 IFA Public Affairs Conference A look at how the International Franchise Association plans to advocate for the franchise industry's interests in Washington. Fri, 13 Sep 2013 18:29:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228395 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228395 Kate Taylor A look at how the International Franchise Association plans to advocate for the franchise industry's interests in Washington. FDA Steps up Oversight on Medical Apps Until now, the the Food & Drug Administration has taken a largely hands-off approach to medical apps. For those entrepreneurs who are subject to FDA scrutiny, however, the process can be daunting. Thu, 13 Jun 2013 03:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227015 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227015 Arlene Weintraub Until now, the the Food & Drug Administration has taken a largely hands-off approach to medical apps. For those entrepreneurs who are subject to FDA scrutiny, however, the process can be daunting.