New Ways to Create and Preserve Trust in Healthcare

August, 2020
Source: https://medium.com/lionbird/eight-drivers-that-will-define-digital-health-in-the-2020s-9649ab5241a1

New Ways to Create and Preserve Trust in Healthcare

We are looking for solutions that go beyond “blockchain for healthcare” — we want to see how these solutions are truly providing safe, trusted, and transparent sharing of medical data, and particularly how those solutions respect patient rights and patient privacy.

Personal Health Monitoring Becomes Outcome-Driven

August, 2020
Source: https://medium.com/lionbird/eight-drivers-that-will-define-digital-health-in-the-2020s-b09e33365d06

Personal Health Monitoring Becomes Outcome-Driven

Combining more granular monitoring of physiology with home diagnostics means that healthcare may finally have the data that can drive meaningful analytics and interventions to prevent illness, the ultimate goal of any population health-centric system.

Diagnostics Move into the Community and Home

August, 2020
Source: https://medium.com/lionbird/eight-drivers-that-will-define-digital-health-in-the-2020s-afab31608285

Diagnostics Move into the Community and Home

We are looking for platforms that seek to reimagine the diagnostic pipeline from lab order to action following a test result.

Telehealth Forces a Reimagining of Care Coordination

August, 2020
Source: https://medium.com/lionbird/eight-drivers-that-will-define-digital-health-in-the-2020s-1268e31524e0

Telehealth Forces a Reimagining of Care Coordination

Patients will have the ability to build their own virtual care teams, complete with the providers that they choose, from any region or facility.

Provider “Haves” and “Have-Nots”

August, 2020
Source: https://medium.com/lionbird/eight-drivers-that-will-define-digital-health-in-the-2020s-3426997ba79c

Provider “Haves” and “Have-Nots”

This space could evolve in two directions — tech platforms could “rent expertise” from top health systems to deliver care, or top health systems could “rent innovation” from platforms in order to project expertise.

Bridging the Digital-Physical Divide for Safety & Quality

August, 2020
Source: https://medium.com/lionbird/eight-drivers-that-will-define-digital-health-in-the-2020s-ebaed9a3fe92

Bridging the Digital-Physical Divide for Safety & Quality

We are looking for platforms that are able to provide more meaningful, just-in-time integrated alerts, as well as, and equally importantly, intelligently filter through and present only the most important information as it is needed.

Automating Population Health

August, 2020
Source: https://medium.com/lionbird/eight-drivers-that-will-define-digital-health-in-the-2020s-part-2-automating-population-health-b96abf8c576a

Automating Population Health

Along every step of the way, the industry will identify opportunities – from wellness promotion, to prevention, to detection, to cure, to rehabilitation – where we can take burdens from already-overburdened staff and leverage automation to improve the care of our populations.

HealthFinTech

August, 2020
Source: Blog

HealthFinTech

LionBird is looking for “HealthFinTech” innovators who are successful within our current fee-for-service model, but who are also bridging the gap into value-based care through cost transparency, innovative payment/financing models, and thoughtful approaches that help providers get paid fairly and help patients pay fair prices.

Wellness

September, 2019
Source: Blog

Wellness

The wellness industry is having its moment. And we as digital health investors are paying close attention. In studying this market together with our friends at Facebook we put together this eBook featuring our discussions on this space. Specifically, it offers insights and best-in-class case studies to help investors succeed with the next great wellness solution.