Tag: healthcare

17 Jun 2015 · by Missy Krasner
Recently, we had the pleasure of introducing Dr. Robert M. Pearl, M.D. to our headquarters for a special fireside chat with CEO Aaron Levie. Declared one of the most powerful physician-leaders in the nation by Modern Healthcare, Dr. Pearl is Executive Director and CEO of the Kaiser Permanente...
09 Nov 2014 · by Zoelle Egner
Jeff Frey believes that his sons — both of whom are under the age of three — will never see the inside of a bank. Digital banking services will render bank storefronts obsolete before they’re old enough to have checking accounts. “It’s the same with any information,” he says. “The days of logging...
21 Oct 2014 · by Missy Krasner
Last week, I spent 2 days in Austin, judging the LIVESTRONG Foundation’s global startup competition, the Big C Competition. We were one of the six sponsors of the contest, and we’re proud to have LIVESTRONG as a long-time customer and a new partner in Box.org, our non-profit initiative. What...
02 Sep 2014 · by Aaron Levie
When we first got the idea for Box back in 2004, we imagined a future where you could get to your files and data from anywhere. The world was very different back then: colorless 16MB BlackBerry phones dominated the business smartphone market, storage -- compacted into 200GB drives -- was...
19 Aug 2014 · by Missy Krasner
One of the most exciting things about Box is working on new and innovative ways to help healthcare workers better collaborate across the healthcare continuum. Every day, we work with providers, payors and administrators. In April of 2013 we announced that we supported HIPAA compliance and were...
07 Jul 2014 · by Missy Krasner
I’m thrilled to announce our next marquee speaker at BoxWorks, Aneesh Chopra. The former Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for the White House under President Obama, and a Box special advisor, Aneesh will be speaking about new trends in government and the innovation curve in health care. I recently...
24 Jun 2014 · by Charlotte Lilley
Next up in our series of BoxWorks speaker spotlights: Eron Howard, Vice President of Development at Novacoast and co-founder of Full Resolution Health.  At BoxWorks, Eron will share his expertise around medical innovation on the Box platform. You can follow Eron at @eronhoward and @BoxWorks on...
16 Jun 2014 · by Missy Krasner
Healthcare is an extremely fragmented industry, and this is never more evident than when you’re facing a serious diagnosis. Suddenly, you’re asked to navigate a complex system to receive treatment. From an acute diagnosis to ongoing treatment and survivorship, coordination and collaboration are a...
08 Apr 2014 · by Missy Krasner
Last week, we hosted our final judging event for the Box and Dignity Health Patient Education App Challenge at Box headquarters where a winner was selected. The winner of the challenge, who received a $100,000 convertible note from the The Social+Capital Partnership, a Silicon Valley venture...
16 Mar 2014 · by Missy Krasner
I’m super excited to share that two industry luminaries in healthcare will be joining Box as special advisors: Aneesh Chopra, the first Chief Technology Officer of the United States, appointed by President Barack Obama, and Glen Tullman, former CEO of Allscripts and Managing Partner of 7wire...
12 Feb 2014 · by Missy Krasner
This is the first in a series of posts by Missy Krasner, Box's Managing Director of Healthcare & Life Sciences, focusing on early disruptors who are storing protected health information (PHI) in Box. Last week, Health and Human Services (HHS) announced a final rule requiring all U.S....
09 Oct 2013 · by Neda Navab
Last week, we added 13 new partners to Box’s ecosystem serving the healthcare industry. This week, we are excited to share the inspiring story of a customer in this segment: Tri-Counties Regional Center. Tri-Counties is a state-funded center that provides support and services to individuals with...
01 Oct 2013 · by Missy Krasner
Patient Engagement: The Holy Grail Today, a dominant conversation in healthcare is around patient engagement: programs and technology solutions that get people more engaged in their health. The goal of patient engagement is to achieve better health outcomes and subsequently reduce healthcare costs...
01 Oct 2013 · by Missy Krasner
After announcing new healthcare partners and HIPAA compliance in April, we are excited today to announce 13 new partners that are joining our ecosystem of healthcare and life sciences integrations. These new partners will work with Box across the web and mobile devices to help physicians, payers,...
30 Apr 2013
Guest post by Missy Krasner, Advisor, Healthcare Strategy, Box You probably saw some of the headlines last week where Box announced that it is supporting HIPAA and HITECH compliance, signing Business Associate Agreements, (BAAs) and integrating with several platform app partners such as Doximity,...
24 Apr 2013 · by Julie O'Brien
The consumerization of IT and evolution of the cloud are shaking up the healthcare industry. With four out of five doctors using mobile devices for work-related tasks, mHealth and BYOD are creating new challenges for CMIOs and CIOs at hospitals and large integrated delivery networks across the...