Can technology make doctors' services more affordable?

Kristin Karaoglu · October 7, 2019 · Short URL:

Kaiser Permanente Ventures, 8VC, IDx, Komodo Health, Express Care weigh in

Vator, HP and UCSF Health Hub held their third salon of 2019 called Reinventing the doctor, where entrepreneurs from Komodo Health, IDx and Express Care and investors from Kaiser Permanente Ventures and 8VC discussed how technology enabled doctors to perform at their optimal level while keeping costs down. 

The panel, moderated by Bambi Francisco Roizen (Founder and CEO, Vator) and Archana Dubey (Global Medical Director, HP), featured Michael D. Abramoff (CEO & Founder, IDx), Dr. Aswin Chandrakantan (Chief Medical Officer & SVP Corporate Development, Komodo Health), Liz Rockett (Partner, Kaiser Permanente Ventures), David McAughan (COO, Providence Express Care), Drew Oetting (Founding Partner, 8VC).

Thanks to HPUCSF Health HubAvison-YoungScrubbedStratpoint, and Advsr. Register for The Future of Healthcare Insurance on Nov. 20 at HP, Palo Alto. Speakers include Diana Gibson Pace (VP & Chief Growth Officer, California and West Territory, Aetna, a CVS Health Company), Jason T. Andrew (CEO, Limelight Health), Priya Abani (CEO, AliveCor) and more. REGISTER HERE.

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