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Fuel for your health entrepreneurship ideas

Book Cover basics to grow in health

I’m happy to tell you the ebook ‘Basics to grow in health‘ is online now. What can you expect? Expect a practical guide giving fuel to your healthcare entrepreneurship ideas. It will help to grow your health care business and scale up your health innovations. Expect many sources and tools to use during your health … Read more

Are you a pioneer in dementia care?

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MemoryHome is a new platform for dementia care that brings communication and future back to the lives of people with dementia- and to their caregivers. Whereas dementia (in all its forms) all too often is linked to losing possibilities (memories, communication, ..), MemoryHome starts from what IS still possible. MemoryHome is an integrated and blended … Read more

Corporate venturing in health: what, how and how much?

Health Entrepreneurship

As customer needs, business models and technologies in healthcare are rapidly changing,  how do corporate companies stay on top of new things? How do health startups grow to market readiness? One of the answers is corporate venturing or structural cooperation between corporate businesses and health startups or scaleups. Corporate venturing goes beyond project cooperation and … Read more

Partena partners with Emma health to keep people healthy and independent  

Public relations in the healthcare industry

Belgian public health insurer Partena has launched a partnership with preventive health start-up Emma health to keep Belgians as healthy as possible. Anyone starting an Emma-account before June 25  can use the screening and AI-based guidance of Emma health for 1 year entirely for free. You don’t have to be a Partena-member. Based on a … Read more

10 European conferences for health entrepreneurs in 2019

10 european conferences

There are many many conferences and events on health innovations all over the world. It might be a difficult job to find which one is specifically interesting for you. I’ve selected 10 European health conferences (+ 1 extra) you should not miss as a health entrepreneur.  They are: organised in Europe, so easy and affordable … Read more

Visit your doctor online? This is how it’s arranged in France

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At first sight, patients having online consultations with a GP or another health professional should be obvious in 2019. But make no mistake. Teleconsultations are becoming commonplace in USA, Latin America and Asia. But up till now, only a few European countries reimburse teleconsultations, thus making it a ‘normal’ health service. Fear of cost explosion … Read more

First 4 validated health apps in Belgium

Congrats to Airview, Remecare, Fibricheck and Move Up! They are the first 4 validated health apps by the Belgian government.  According to the mobile health validation pyramid, these mobile applications are CE-marked and are compliant with medical devices rules. They also are GDPR-compliant (level 1). We can expect them to be the first in row to get … Read more

50K€ grant opportunity: EIT Health HeadStart

Headstart call EIT Health

The European EIT health program has opened its headstart call for incorporated startups to get funding and support. So if you are looking for extra funding, a great European network and support, this is your shot! I can really recommend joining this call. Since 2 years I’m a member of the EIT health jury and … Read more

The healthcare workforce is changing

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The amount of people working in the healthcare sector keeps on growing. But the profile of this workforce is changing: it’s more feminine and there’s a shift towards independent and freelance workers going on. Are you one of those people working in healthcare? And if so: what is your working situation? Do you fly solo … Read more

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