" Overview Concept- to- Market Navigators for Connected  Health Innovators" 


"​​Concept-to-Market Navigators for Connected Health Innovators"
Rick Krohn, M.B.A., M.A. 
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Rick Krohn is  an expert in Connected Health corporate planning, strategic marketing and communications, business development, operations, and  technology-enabled industry innovation and business transformation. His healthcare career encompasses  executive level administrative and consulting experience. As President of HealthSense, he has consulted with senior executives at hospitals and health systems, physician organizations, technology companies, biopharmaceutical firms, telecoms, educational institutions, vendors, startup  ventures, trade associations, and insurance companies to devise, develop and execute innovative business strategies and technology solutions.
His domain expertise spans research and analysis; management of strategic initiatives, innovative technology solutions; entrepreneurship, marcom; product development; business modelling; team mentoring and facilitation and project management.  A recognized industry thought leader, Rick has authored over 100 articles on a wide range of health care subjects for publications such as Healthcare Informatics, Healthcare IT World, mHealth,  MGMA Journal, and Healthcare Financial Management, and from 2003-2015 wrote about emerging technologies for the Journal of Health Information Management (HIMSS Journal). He has authored several Connected Health  books (HIMSS) - his most recent book examines the trajectory of Connected Health via Wearables and the IoT.  He has delivered speeches to national audiences including HIMSS, mHIMSS, CTIA, MGMA, AMGA, Premier, and VHA about strategic, business, technology, and operational issues in health care.

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fencing and holds black belts in two karate disciplines

Click to hear HIMSS authors Rick Krohn and David Metcalf discuss Wearables in Healthcare (interviewed by HIMSS media)