Who are e-Health Products Serving?

Premiere DateOct 26, 2015
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 The Daily Beat Intro
00:20 The Daily Beat pt. 1 Vanessa Mason
04:00 The Daily Beat pt. 2 Greatest Obstacles to e-health products
08:30 The Daily Beat pt. 3 How underserved communities be more active participants
13:06 The Daily Beat Outro
13:16 The Only Thing Claptone
15:57 Finish

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This week on the Daily Beat: We investigate how digital healthcare technologies can better accommodate for underserved communities.

Today on the Daily Beat, Monday October 26, 2015: We speak with Vanessa Mason, founder of Riveted Partners and a digital health product strategist for early-stage digital health startups specializing in early and new product development and user acquisition.

The Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology published a study recently revealing that Patients who were poor, black, older, unmarried or on Medicare or Medicaid were less likely to use an electronic health record portal to manage their chronic kidney disease. Similar results on patients with diabetes were found.

So are things like digital health portals reinforcing disparities in healthcare access?


Host Lisa Autz
Lisa Autz is a staff writer, as well as Host of The Daily Beat and Co-Host of Third Eye Weekly. Lisa has a background in journalism and economics. She enjoys working on stories that shed light on the…