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[Member Spotlight] Alexandra De Kesel Lofthus

[Member Spotlight] Alexandra De Kesel Lofthus   Purpose Manager of Healthcare programs for Second Harvest Heartland, Alexandra De Kesel Lofthus knows the intersection between hunger and health isn’t tangential to improving health outcomes for those in need. It’s at the center. Alexandra’s work begins and ends with an analysis of client needs. Her entrepreneurial team…

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[Event Debrief] Improving Healthcare Billing UX

Improving User Experience in Healthcare Billing For health consumers navigating the financial side of care, the only thing more confusing than ‘the bill’ is accurately predicting the expense in the first place. Jeff Harrison, Senior User Experience Consultant for Fathom Consulting, presented the problems with the current billing system and possible solutions at the March…

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2017 Featured Healthcare Innovation Projects in MN

2017 Featured Healthcare Innovation Projects in MN   This year on Monday, February 6th, 300 registered attendees gathered at Worrell Design to hear 25 members of the startup community share their pitches and forecast the direction of Minnesota healthcare entrepreneurship in 2017. You can also watch the video, here. Read Leader Predictions for Healthcare in 2017…

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MN Healthcare Innovation Leaders Share 2017 Predictions + Advice

MN Health Leaders Share 2017 Predictions + Advice   On Monday, February 6th, entrepreneurs, executives and everyone in between gathered at Worrell Design to hear healthcare industry leaders share their predictions driving change in 2017. The series of mini-talks was given before and throughout the startup pitches. Read Our Summary of the 2017 Pitches Zipnosis…

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[Member Spotlight] Cathy Skinner

[Member Spotlight] Cathy Skinner Cathy Skinner, the Founder and CEO of Thrivors, began providing exercise and wellness training for cancer survivors in 2008. As a certified ACSM Cancer Exercise Specialist and author of The Art of Well’s Exercise for Cancer Recovery™, she teaches classes and speaks at support groups and conferences about the value of exercise for…

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