Winning the Digital Disruption Game: Answering the ‘CAST’ing Call

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Cybersecurity Medical Devices January 26, 2017

Commentary: Postmarket Management of Cybersecurity in Medical Devices

Over the last 18 months, an alarming number of medical device companies’ challenges with data security have been exposed. In 2015, Hospira’s LifeCare PCA3 and…

Posted by Mike Kijewski

Digital Health Seed Funding Initiative December 8, 2016

A Partnership Ripe for the Region

By now, most people are aware of Safeguard’s rich history of fostering innovation and supporting entrepreneurs along their path to disruption. Our tried and true…

Posted by David Luk

October 20, 2016

Data Democratization Bridges Chasm in Healthcare Ecosystem

Healthcare represents a broader, deeper content set than any other domain by orders of magnitude. Healthcare costs represent 17.6 percent of GDP, which translates to…

Posted by Gary J. Kurtzman, MD

September 15, 2016

Plugging the Holes in Healthcare Data Security

Today, it’s rare to go a week without reading a story in the news about hackers finding and/or exploiting security vulnerabilities in a healthcare setting.…

Posted by Mike Kijewski

January 11, 2016

Powering a Transformation in Health Care

The Health Care Innovation Collaborative (“Collaborative”) is days away from closing its “Open Call” for applications for ideas that tackle problems associated with ‘chronic disease’. According to a press…

Posted by Stephen T. Zarrilli

January 4, 2016

Zipnosis: Empowering health systems to launch their own branded virtual care service lines

To kick-off the new year, we’re excited to announce a new partner company—Zipnosis. Safeguard led Zipnosis’ $17 million Series A financing with participation from Ascension Ventures, a subsidiary…

Posted by Al Wiegman

November 11, 2015

Making Philadelphia the Global Leader in Health Care Innovation

Today, the CEO Council for Growth announced that its Health Care Innovation Collaborative has launched an open call for innovators across the United States to…

Posted by Stephen T. Zarrilli

October 22, 2015

Transformative Insight into Healthcare

Tonight, members of our team along with members of the Greater Philadelphia area business community will gather together to honor those individuals and companies transforming…

Posted by Stephen T. Zarrilli

July 17, 2014

Diagnostics Company, Trice Medical, Raises $11.6M Series B Financing, Names CEO

Trice Medical, a private diagnostic company focused on micro invasive technologies, is pioneering needle-based diagnostic and therapeutic technologies for orthopedics. Today, we announced that Trice raised…

Posted by Gary J. Kurtzman, MD

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