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Susana Shephard (@susanashephard) posted · Fri, Jul 25 8:13am · View  

Future of Health Care Update

FOHC Banner telemedicine word artIndividualizing Medicine 2014: From Promise to Practice Wait no more for the transition to genomic medicine as we look towards the future of health care. It’s here, and it’s changing the way doctors care for everything from cancer to diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease. Learn more at the Individualizing Medicine Conference scheduled for October 6-8 and hosted by the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine.

Telemedicine and the Future of Health Care The future of health care is moving towards providing safe, quality care via telemedicine; however, the patchwork of state-by-state medical licensing rules inhibit the delivery of medical services through telemedicine. Patients should not have to take a road trip to access Mayo Clinic’s medical expertise and knowledge.

Modernizing the Clinical Trial System to Meet the Needs of the Patient The future of health care in the United States requires modernization of clinical trial regulations and processes. Sundeep Khosla, M.D., Dean for Clinical and Translational Science, principal investigator and director of the Mayo Clinic Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCaTS), discusses the path to this reform, which requires study, analysis and policy change on the part of all the stakeholders — government, academic medical centers and private industry.

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Susana Shephard (@susanashephard) posted · Fri, Jun 6 2:46pm · View  

Future of Health Care Update

FOHC BannerApple Mayo appApple Unveils Healthkit and Highlights Mayo Clinic App At the WorldWide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2014 keynote address, Apple unveiled HealthKit, a digital repository for various types of health- and fitness-related data. Apple will also collaborate with Mayo Clinic through a new Mayo app under development that would offer users a more personalized experience and make their health data more actionable in supporting healthier lifestyles.

Mayo Clinic Explores Google Glass The future of health care at Mayo Clinic welcomes Google's new wearable mobile technology, Google Glass — a miniature electronic device incorporated in glasses — that allows users to interact with the internet without using their hands. Approximately 10,000 people have Glass, early adapters who participate in Google's Explorer program. At Mayo Clinic, several physicians and administrators are testing Google Glass across different specialties and departments.  [...]

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Susana Shephard (@susanashephard) posted · Fri, May 2 2:44pm · View  

Future of Health Care Update

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Individualized Medicine ClinicSex-Specific Research in the Future of Health Care

Read more about Virginia Miller, Ph.D., director of Mayo Clinic’s Specialized Center of Research on Sex Differences, who has spent her career advocating for the importance of conducting research that is sex-specific. That means that research studies include both men and women, and that the results are analyzed separately by sex.

Implications of Patient Genomic Sequencing

At Mayo Clinic, the future of health care promises individual-driven innovation with patient care designed for your whole body. One way that we're fueling this innovation is through the Center for Individualized Medicine (IM Clinic) which offers genomic testing to patients in order to further personalize care.

Collaborative Teams Building the Future of Health Care

From concept design to custom fabrication, from embedded microprocessors to engraving, the engineering department at Mayo Clinic continues to work with medical professionals to ensure that miracles will continue in the future of health care.
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Susana Shephard (@susanashephard) posted · Fri, Apr 11 9:02am · View  

Preparing for the Future of Health Care

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Dark space with stars and International Space Station above EarthGrowing Stem Cells in Space to Treat Stroke Patients
Abba Zubair, M.D., Ph.D., medical and scientific director of the Cell Therapy Laboratory, at Mayo Clinic in Florida, was recently awarded a grant to send human stem cells in space to see if they grow more rapidly in space than stem cells grown on Earth.
Dr. Noseworthy on "Opening Bell with Maria Bartiromo"
John Noseworthy, M.D., President and CEO of Mayo Clinic, discussed the future of health care on "Opening Bell With Maria Bartiromo” along with Douglas Holtz-Eakin, president of American Action Former and former Congressional Budget Office director. Dr. Noseworthy explained how we are facing a time of unprecedented change in the health care system and that we are just beginning to take our first steps in this long journey.
Preparing for the Future of Health Care
How does a health care organization prepare for the challenges ahead in the future? John Noseworthy, M.D., CEO and president of Mayo Clinic, shared his perspectives on the Twin Cities Public Television’s (tpt) acclaimed weekly public affairs show, Almanac.
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Susana Shephard (@susanashephard) posted · Fri, Mar 21 11:00am · View  

Future of Health Care at Mayo Clinic

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myCare app cardiacFuture of Health Care for Heart Patients is a Click Away

Check out the interactive Mayo myCare program, giving heart patients undergoing elective cardiac surgery the opportunity to be an integral part of their recovery.

Future of Health Care at Mayo Clinic

John Noseworthy, M.D., CEO and president at Mayo Clinic, shares his vision for the future of health care in America with Dale Kurschner, editor in chief of the Twin Cities Business.

Individualized Medicine and the Future of Health Care

William Rupp, M.D., vice-president at Mayo Clinic, explains how the Individualized Medicine Clinic in Florida ushers in a new era in medicine where teams of physicians and scientists leverage exciting new technologies like whole genome sequencing to personalize treatment for patients.
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Susana Shephard (@susanashephard) posted · Fri, Mar 7 2:00am · View  

Mayo Clinic Expands Its Reach in 2013

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Mayo Clinic Care Network 3-06-14A Milestone for the Future of Health Care in Arizona 

The Far East met the Southwest as Mayo Clinic in Arizona employees, benefactors, community leaders, and Hitachi leadership joined together in a traditional Japanese ceremony to welcome the arrival of the first wave of proton beam equipment.

Mayo Clinic Expands Its Reach in 2013

John Noseworthy, M.D., CEO and president at Mayo Clinic, reports that Mayo Clinic reached a record 63 million people in 2013.

Integrated Care: Improving Patient Outcomes and Lowering Costs

Robert Nesse, M.D., vice-president at Mayo Clinic, explains how Mayo Clinic is a leader in the effort to change the health care system and improve the value of the care we deliver to patients.

 

 

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Susana Shephard (@susanashephard) posted · Fri, Feb 28 1:11pm · View  

Unlocking the Secrets of the Human Genome

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Personalized Medicine and BiomarkersMayo Clinic's First 150 Years 

John Noseworthy, M.D., CEO and president at Mayo Clinic, discusses how Mayo's first 150 years will shape the future of health care.

Unlocking the Secrets of the Human Genome

At the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine, we're gathering  knowledge about a patient’s genome (or DNA) to diagnose, predict, treat and prevent disease.

Optum Labs Welcomes New Partners

Seven leading health care organizations are joining the Optum Labs collaborative, bringing their own unique mix of data and expertise focused on creating the highest value health care possible for patients.

 

 

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Susana Shephard (@susanashephard) posted · Sat, Mar 30 2013 · View  

Major Expansion for Cancer Center on Mayo Clinic Campus in Phoenix

A single-site, integrated Cancer Center will be built on the Mayo Clinic's campus in Phoenix. The 217,200-square-foot building expansion will cost $130 million and add 820 new jobs.

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A building rendering and sound bites with Wyatt Decker, M.D., CEO, Mayo Clinic in Arizona; William Stone, M.D., Chair, Clinic Practice Committee; and Ruben Mesa, M.D., Deputy Director of Mayo Clinic Cancer Center are available in the downloads below.

 

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