Health economist, advisor and communicator, Jane Sarasohn-Kahn, sits down on this week’s StartUp Health NOW...
February 3, 2016

Improving the Patient Experience in Legacy Health Systems

Health economist, advisor and communicator, Jane Sarasohn-Kahn, sits down with Unity Stoakes on this week’s StartUp Health NOW. They discuss improving the patient experience, moving the needle on health for middle America and Jane’s advice to the legacy healthcare industry regarding adopting new health innovation practices and concepts.

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