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Three years ago, Jason Bhan, MD, a family practitioner, went into business with a cousin—Sundeep Bhan, a serial entrepreneur—and a friend, Destry Sulkes, also an MD. The three healthcare entrepreneurs founded Medivo, which developed tools to track symptoms, explain lab results, and provide personalized health information.
At age 25, Laura Sanko was a founding member of a startup that raised $3.5 Million from some world-famous investors and the Founder’s Fund. The business model was simple: a website that rented high-end jewelry for special occasions for a fraction of the retail value of each piece. Three years later, the investment money was all gone and while the site continued to operate, it had failed to meet the investors’ expectations.
Medical device startups must demonstrate a product's economic value as well as its clinical usefulness, say industry leaders. Read more about their advice for new healthcare businesses.
Creating a successful business model is just a first step. The real work begins when the business model is tested and adapted for the real world. Read more for tips.
Understanding reimbursement issues for new medical devices and therapeutics is an important part of bringing a product to market. Read more for tips from entrepreneurs who have been through this process.
Determining the total addressable market is an important step for early-stage startups. Here are three ways to do it.
Selling technology to hospitals can be daunting, but not if you know how to stand out from other vendors. Read more about what to do to sell your technology.
Social media helps healthcare business leaders stay in touch with peers and the industry. Read one former hospital CEO's take.
Creating a social media policy is important for today's medical device startups and other biotech companies. Read more for tips on handling social media.
Medical device startups may need an alternate strategy to address the coming changes resulting from an increased emphasis on wellness. Read more for tips.
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