Archive for May, 2013

Working together for Tampa Bay’s innovative health future
May 17, 2013

At Monday’s MediFuture2023 event, I laid out my vision for the future of how Tampa Bay could look as a hub for healthcare innovation.  I want to see it happen: Downtown Tampa as a mecca for healthcare’s most entrepreneurial activities, a new mini-Silicon Valley for disruptive information technology, biomedical engineering and common-sense solutions to healthcare. It […]

For our health care, a new medicine
May 6, 2013

By Rick Homans and Dr. Stephen Klasko Have you ever watched an industry transform and said, “I wish I had thought of that?” Have you ever wished Facebook or Apple was your idea? Well, here’s your chance … before it happens. Health care is on the brink of its largest metamorphosis in our lifetime. In the past, most communities have allowed others to make — and profit — from revolutionary changes while they reacted to those shifts. But as Buckminster Fuller once said, “You never change things by fighting the […]