Building the future of Digital Healthcare

We have created over $1B in new value by delivering successful businesses to market.
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$1B
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Healthcare Case study

Hospital Floor Access management platform

Healthcare Case study

Prepaid employee wellness subscription

Healthcare Case study

Online IVF conception calculator and planner

Healthcare Case study

Hospital Floor Access management platform

Healthcare Case study

Prepaid employee wellness subscription

Accelerating your
Healthcare Innovation

The U+Method, built by relentless innovators and proven across industries to accelerate innovation and market entry is launching in Nashville by seasoned healthcare entrepreneurs to help you innovate and deploy affordable, efficient, sustainable capabilities that delight your customers.

U+Health is a joint venture between U+ and HBR.
Our 85-strong in-house team has built two corporate innovation labs, exited 3 companies, invested in 140+ startups, and generated over $1B in market value.

HBR’s team of experienced Healthcare Industry veterans has over 185 years of combined operational and M&A experience of $26B+ in transactions.
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Dana JacobyBusiness Development
Ken HawkinsBoard Member
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Michael PortacciIntegration Oversight
Liam WoodardBusiness Strategy
Sammy CantrellTechnology Integration
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Jan BeránekFounder, Group CEO
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Sean SheppardManaging Partner Americas
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Stephen EpsteinU+Health board member

The time to innovate in Healthcare is now.

Saved due to
innovation by 2030
$1.5T+
healthcare
spending by 2028
$6.2T+
orgs innovating with
urgency in 2021
93%
digital
transformation
market in 2025
$210B
patients who want
online access
78%
millennials who
would switch for
online access
59%
2021
The State of Digital Transformation in Healthcare

While the healthcare industry is behind in terms of digital transformation when compared to others, most healthcare professionals are innovating with urgency this year. Let’s find out why and what the technologies being adopted are.

2021
How Covid-19 Spurred Smarter, More Accessible Healthcare

Healthcare is the latest industry to experience a sudden, spectacular merging of technology and business. Know the reasons why healthcare services going online is more than just a trend.

U+Health focus areas

Telemedicine, artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled medical devices, and blockchain electronic health records are just a few examples of digital transformation, which are completely reshaping how we interact with our healthcare system. We focus on the biggest painpoints of healthcare digital transformation.
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Remote Patient MonitoringDriving Care Efficiency
Visitor ManagementHIPPA Compliance
Cloud Computing TechSecure Patient Records
Big Data AnalyticsFewer Medical Errors
Digital TransformationTechnology Adoption
Supply Chain Optimization Driving Transparency
On-Demand HealthcareConvenience for the Patient
TeleHealthRemote Diagnosis
Text-Based CareAccessible Care
Virtual RealityMental Health Treatment
Wearable Tech & IoTFitness Tracker Connection
Virtual Assistant TechPatient Onboarding
Predictive HealthcareReduce the Pressure on the Healthcare System
Artificial IntelligenceVirtual Assistants & Forecasts
RPAProcess Optimization
Rules Based EnginesWorkflows Automation
InteroperabilityInterconnected Infrastructure
BlockchainElectronic health records with less Data Breaches
Remote Patient MonitoringDriving Care Efficiency
Visitor ManagementHIPPA Compliance
Cloud Computing TechSecure Patient Records
Big Data AnalyticsFewer Medical Errors
Digital TransformationTechnology Adoption
Supply Chain Optimization Driving Transparency
On-Demand HealthcareConvenience for the Patient
TeleHealthRemote Diagnosis
Text-Based CareAccessible Care
Virtual RealityMental Health Treatment
Wearable Tech & IoTFitness Tracker Connection
Virtual Assistant TechPatient Onboarding
Predictive HealthcareReduce the Pressure on the Healthcare System
Artificial IntelligenceVirtual Assistants & Forecasts
RPAProcess Optimization
Rules Based EnginesWorkflows Automation
InteroperabilityInterconnected Infrastructure
BlockchainElectronic health records with less Data Breaches
It's 2:08PM for JanTalk Healthcare Innovation with Jan BeránekFounder, Group CEO
Jan photo

U+Health approach to Innovation

The U+Method enables us to determine whether and where a product fits in the market, create a learning organization to continue iterations, and, ultimately, drive profitability.
Relevant Skillsets
Product
Market
Design
Tech
Venture Building
Continuous Innovation
IP Commercialization
Opportunity sprint
1 month
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Proof of Market
~3 months
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Idea ➔ Launch
~6 months
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Proof of Scale
~12 months
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Relevant Skillsets
Product
Market
Design
Tech
Stage 1Ideation/ IP PrioritizationIdeation or IP prioritization including potential use cases
Definition of commercialization goals
IP inventory & prioritization
Ranking based on highest revenue potential vs. likelihood of winning
Stage 2ValidationInitial idea validation and market testing
MVP target markets (geographic) for rapid adoption
Initial GTM proposition / product
Target users
Product positioning
High-level user stories
Legal requirements
Stage 3Market TestingStrategy for taking the MVP to market
Channel testing
Pricing sensitivity
Brand and communications
Wireframe prototype of the MVP scope to test with users
Iteration of prototypes based on feedback
Microsite smoke testing
Stage 4Tech BuildSpecification and build of the MVP
Product definition
MVP specification
MVP scoping
UI design for target group and market
Information Architecture
AWS infrastructure and DevOps setup
Buildout in agile mode
Stage 5ScalingLaunching with the early customers and scaling operations
Early customer feedback gathering
Future tech roadmap
Marketing campaigns
Customer acquisition
Customer onboarding optimization
Customer support
Ecosystem buildout
Stage 1Ideation/ IP PrioritizationIdeation or IP prioritization including potential use cases
Definition of commercialization goals
IP inventory & prioritization
Ranking based on highest revenue potential vs. likelihood of winning
Stage 2ValidationInitial idea validation and market testing
MVP target markets (geographic) for rapid adoption
Initial GTM proposition / product
Target users
Product positioning
High-level user stories
Legal requirements
Stage 3Market TestingStrategy for taking the MVP to market
Channel testing
Pricing sensitivity
Brand and communications
Wireframe prototype of the MVP scope to test with users
Iteration of prototypes based on feedback
Microsite smoke testing
Stage 4Tech BuildSpecification and build of the MVP
Product definition
MVP specification
MVP scoping
UI design for target group and market
Information Architecture
AWS infrastructure and DevOps setup
Buildout in agile mode