As Free Innovation Encounters Health Care Regulation, Think ‘Soft Laws’

Monday, September 17, 2018
Authors: 
Robert Graboyes

The concept of free innovation has entered the technology lexicon, particularly when it comes to health care. The term refers to innovations developed in creators’ personal time and unprotected by patent or copyright. Hundreds of examples are visible on platforms like Arduino and Hackaday...

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Smart Meters for Diabetes Monitoring

Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Authors: 
Robert Graboyes

If you want better health for more people at lower cost, look beyond the D.C. Beltway, the state capitals and even America’s borders. For one example among many, the Dario Blood Glucose Monitoring System’s story exhibits many of the hallmarks of how and why technological innovation occurs in health care — and how it succeeds.

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