Ed Butler

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Jan 09

Meet the 2017 Seattle Health Innovators of the Year

Evidence of the increasing maturity of Seattle’s health innovation community was on full display at the Annual Health Innovation NW Awards Night held at the Cambia Grove on December 14, 2017. This was the third year of the annual health innovation awards program. This  program is designed to celebrate the heroes among us who exemplify …

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Dec 07

2017 Seattle Health Innovators Holiday Party and Awards Night

Health Innovation NW is hosting its Third Annual Health Innovator of the Year Awards on Dec 14th, 2017 from 5:30- 8:0pm at the Cambia Grove in Seattle. This event is a chance to celebrate the vibrant health innovation community that has formed in the greater Seattle area and to recognize the heroes among us who …

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Nov 05

Call for Nominations: 2017 Seattle Health Innovator of the Year Awards

Dear Health Innovation Colleague, Nominate the 3rd Annual Health Innovator of the Year for 2017 here (Google form). Nomination should only take approx 20 minutes of your time and can be completed on a computer, tablet or phone. This award is for your peers, your teammates, your collaborators, your staff! The Seattle Health Innovator of …

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Aug 09

Career Resilience for Health Innovators

“The Only Thing That Is Constant Is Change (especially in Health Care Innovation!)” – Heraclitus by Kristin Helps, RN   The concept of one lifelong linear career is over! You might not be able to predict exactly where your career path will take you but if you can learn how to be resilient, you can …

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May 05

Digital Health Innovation Forum

Digital health is a red hot area for investors. In 2016, over $13 billion was invested in digital health startups. Like the Space Needle, “digital health” always seems modern. But in the US, the digitization of the health sector has been underway for decades.  In January, Lisa Suennen predicted that “we will soon see an end to the term …

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Feb 06

2017 Seattle Health Innovation Meetups Begin

The first Seattle Health Innovation Forum of 2017 is Wednesday Feb 8 on the 3rd Floor of the Seattle Tower from 5:30-8:00. We host around 6 events per year year addressing different opportunities for innovators to make a difference in healthcare. The first of this series is titled “Better living through big data: building a healthy …

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Nov 30

Who are the 2016 Health Innovators of the Year?

Seattle is growing a strong health innovation community and the 2016 recipients of the Health Innovation NW Innovator of the Year awards prove it. Successful innovation in an industry as complex as healthcare requires a combination of imagination, customer focus, collaboration, and perseverance. This year we are recognizing a remarkable set of individuals who exemplify these …

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Oct 10

2016 Seattle Health Innovator of the Year Award Nominations

As announced in the last Seattle Health Innovators meetup on Oct 3, we’re seeking nominations for the 2016 Health Innovator of the Year Awards, due Monday November 14, 2016.  We hope that you can use this process as a way to recognize top performers on your team as well as others in the community you find worthy …

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