Ask the Experts: Evidation Health's 2017 healthcare prediction

By PokitDok Team,


We recently published our 5 Healthcare IT Trends to Watch in 2017 report. But we wanted to know what other influencers in the healthcare space are envisioning for the coming year. Today's guest blogger is Deborah Kilpatrick, the CEO of Evidation Health.   2017 is the year that healthcare -- and health outcomes -- become  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Health Innovation, Healthcare consumerism, Healthcare predictions

Ask the Experts: Wellpepper's 2017 Healthcare Predictions

By PokitDok Team,


We recently published our 5 Healthcare IT Trends to Watch in 2017 report. But we wanted to know what other influencers in the healthcare space are envisioning for the coming year. Today's guest blogger is Anne Weiler, co-founder and CEO of Wellpepper, Inc.   When the CEO of Aetna admits to not having a contingency  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Health Innovation, Healthcare consumerism, Healthcare predictions

Ask the Experts: Health Economist Jane Sarasohn-Kahn's Prediction for 2017

By PokitDok Team,


We recently published our 5 Healthcare IT Trends to Watch in 2017 report. But we wanted to know what other influencers in the healthcare space are envisioning for the coming year. Today's guest blogger is Jane Sarasohn-Kahn, Health Economist and Trend Weaver. Health citizens in America will need to be even more mindful, critical, and  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Health Innovation, Healthcare consumerism, Healthcare predictions, Pharmacy

Healthcare Trend #3: Telehealth Finally Goes Mainstream

By PokitDok Team,


The adoption of telehealth services has continued at a rapid pace over the past few years, but 2017 should be the year that telehealth “crosses the chasm,” moving from a passionate base of early adopters and expanding to an early majority of users. As wait times at emergency rooms increase — the CDC’s National Center  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Health Innovation, Healthcare consumerism, Healthcare predictions, Providers, Telehealth

Healthcare Trend #2: Demand Drives Adoption of Healthcare E-commerce

By PokitDok Team,


Healthcare is complicated and heavily regulated, that much we know. We also know it's possible for technology to flip the healthcare business model to which we've grown accustomed in favor of a transparent, patient driven, e-commerce experience. In 2017, after years of testing and prediction, e-commerce for healthcare will finally take root and make its  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Health Innovation, Healthcare consumerism, Healthcare predictions

DOKCHAIN TAKES THE STAGE AGAIN - AT HEALTH 2.0 JAPAN

By Lisa Maki,


Earlier this year, live from the Health 2.0 main stage in Santa Clara, PokitDok's VP of Engineering, Tim Dunlevy, and I demo'd DokChain, PokitDok's implementation of blockchain for healthcare, for the very first time. Our friends at Health 2.0 asked us to give a similar presentation this week at Health 2.0 Japan - and we  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: API, Blockchain, Health Innovation, Healthcare consumerism

Healthcare Trend #1: Blockchain Moves from Theory to Practice

By PokitDok Team,


As a company situated at the intersection of healthcare and technology, we closely track the trends that impact both. This year, we decided to share our thoughts with you. Much of what follows is based on our unique position in the market providing services to some of the fastest growing and successful companies in healthcare.  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Blockchain, Health Innovation, Healthcare predictions

PokitDok featured on Xerox Healthcare Podcast “Healthy Future”

By PokitDok Team,


PokitDok is honored to have been featured in the first ever episode of Xerox Healthcare’s new podcast, “Healthy Future.” Hosted by Chief Innovation Officer Tamara StClaire, the show talks about the latest in healthcare innovation and plans to spotlight companies working to impact healthcare through technology. We were thrilled to be the first company spotlight.    … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Health Innovation, Healthcare consumerism, Webinar/podcasts

Doctor On Demand Partners with Thrive Global

By PokitDok Team,


Our partner and friend, Doctor on Demand announced today that they have been chosen to be the video-medicine partner for Thrive Global, a new venture founded by Arianna Huffington. Thrive Global platform researches the best technology, products and services that meet the standards of quality and performance. Congrats DOD! “Doctor On Demand is honored to  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Health Innovation, Healthcare consumerism, Telehealth

Pokitradio interview with IHC

By PokitDok Team,


Last Friday, PokitDok participated in a podcast with the The Institute of Healthcare Consumerism (IHC), a multi-platform, collaborative environment focused exclusively on innovative health and benefit management. IHC's mission is to enable all stakeholders to collaborate in effective ways that promote the growth of healthcare consumerism. With this mission PokitDok and IHC are aligned to  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: API, Health Innovation, Healthcare consumerism, Webinar/podcasts