Digital Health Marketer’s Guide to Prototypes

Overview To best introduce you to the concept and practicality of how you can use prototypes at every stage and discipline of your project we’re going to take it in stages.  I’ll start out with some core concepts to define prototypes and then I’m going reframe your thinking about when and why you should be using prototypes.  After that I’ll get into some specific implementation considerations.  And finally, I’ll sum it up with a couple of good tips for really making it happen. But first I’d like to give a…

EP 04: Digital Health Marketer’s Guide to Prototypes

To best introduce you to the concept and practicality of how you can use prototypes at every stage and discipline of your project we’re going to take it in stages.  I’ll start out with some core concepts to define prototypes and then I’m going reframe your thinking about when and why you should be using prototypes.  After that I’ll get into some specific implementation considerations.  And finally, I’ll sum it up with a couple of good tips for really making it happen. Download Episode.

RxDM Storycast Ep03: Bill Evans, IBM Watson Health

RxDM Storycast host Buddy Scalera speaks with Bill Evans, CMO of IBM Watson Health. Buddy & Bill discuss healthcare storytelling, emerging trends in marketing technology, and the evolving role of marketing agencies and clients. It’s a full-hour conversation about the IBM Watson Health technology and what it means to pharma manufacturers and healthcare researchers. Get the Bill Evans Interview on iTunes or listen on Stitcher. This video “Why the future of healthcare is cognitive – William Evans, IBM” is referenced in the conversation, so you may want to check it out:

Component Content Management Systems (CCMS) for Digital Health Marketers (part 2)

Note: this is part 2 of a 2 part series that covers Component Content Management Systems (CCMS) for digital health marketers.  Click the link if you have not yet read Part 1. Parts of a CCMS architecture. There are four major parts to a CCMS architecture at a very high level.  The features I just covered are just that, features of the architecture, but not the architecture itself.  If you think of the features as the job descriptions, you can think of this high-level architecture as the different departments in…

Component Content Management Systems (CCMS) for Digital Health Marketers (part 1)

Overview To best introduce you to the concept of component content or content reuse I’m going to take it in stages.  First, I’ll cover components.  After that I’ll get into some definitions and requirements for a good CCMS.  Next I’ll define the two extremes of content authoring as strongly and loosely structured, then I’ll get a little deeper into that. Finally, I’ll give you my thoughts on the CCMS landscape right now as it pertains to digital marketers in healthcare. Just to note, what I’m not going to do is…

RxDM Storycast Ep02: Dr. Jack West, oncologist, Cancer GRACE

RxDM Storycast host Buddy Scalera speaks with Howard (Jack) West, MD, Medical Director of the Thoracic Oncology Program at the Swedish Cancer Institute in Seattle, Washington. Dr. West is also the President & CEO, Global Resource for Advancing Cancer Education (GRACE) http://cancergrace.org and a TEDx speaker. Buddy & Dr. West discuss healthcare storytelling in cancer and what that means in the age of social media. Episode Links: http://cancergrace.org http://www.swedish.org/services/cancer-institute https://twitter.com/JackWestMD http://jackwestmd.com/ https://www.facebook.com/cancerGRACE/ https://twitter.com/cancerGRACE Download Episode.   Transcript of interview with Dr. Jack West, MD by Buddy Scalera. BUDDY: Hello, and…

Digital Health Prediction & Trend Rollup 2017

Marketing predictions and trends are a time honored tradition.  Every year around the holidays digital health marketers gather around the soft glow of their monitors and think about what the previous year brought them, and what the next year will hold.  Some of us take a realistic approach and go hard at reaffirmed beliefs of foundational tech, while the dreamers and innovators push up the technology adoption curve, cross the chasm, and double down on on the latest digital health innovations. Whatever your flavor, we at RxDM are here for…