Former Apple CEO: Health care industry needs more innovation

| Health Care, Technology

Health care companies must focus more on innovation and technology if they want to gain control of the unsustainable cost structure in the $2.5 trillion industry, according to former Apple CEO John Sculley. Sculley, also a former Pepsi Cola president, told IL that he got involved in the health care industry about a decade ago …

Former Apple CEO: Better health through tech

| Health Care, Technology

When former Apple CEO John Sculley first joined that seminal company, he was struck by co-founder Steve Jobs’ vision of changing the world through the “noble cause” of personal computing. Now, he said, he’s “totally excited and passionate about” a new noble cause – using high-level technology to transform health care. Sculley, 76, of Palm Beach, Fla., …

Digital health to follow path of PC revolution, says former Apple boss

| Health Care

Digital health is on the cusp of a revolution similar to that witnessed when the personal computer went mainstream, according to the former chief executive of Apple and Pepsi-Cola. John Sculley, the marketing maven who famously clashed with the legendary Apple founder Steve Jobs, who died in 2011, says the use of technology in medicine …

Digital Health Live 2015 – Kick Off & Day One

| Health Care

Friends, What an honor! John cutting ribbon at Grand Opening of Dubai Digital Health Live 2015 with His Excellency Essa Al Haj Al Maidoor, Director-General of the Dubai Health Authority. Quite an amazing event! This city is on the cutting edge of all the latest in health and medicine. View Full Article

Sculley: Digital health is poised for breakthrough on the scale of the PC

| Health Care, Technology

Former Apple and PepsiCo CEO John Sculley envisions a breakthrough for digital health that will be on the scale of what the personal computer did in decades past. Speaking at the Digital Health Live conference in Dubai last week, Sculley, who now is a venture capitalist with stakes in several healthcare startups, said that consumers will lead the …

John Sculley – The Uber-isation of Healthcare

| Health Care

John Sculley, ex-CEO of Apple and Pepsi, and also health technology investor, gave his view on healthcare inequality and how smartphones could maybe build more equality and healthcare access in developing countries. We interviewed him at the Digital Health Live conference in Dubai today, where he spoke about the future of healthcare. As former CEO …

“Invisible Revolution” Will Have Positive Impact on Health Care

| Health Care

The marvel of a magician’s magic is not about what the audience sees; it’s about what they didn’t see. Here’s one really interesting healthcare revolution that should have a very positive impact on the future of healthcare spend – one that has been largely overlooked by politicians, lobbyists and Washington lawyers.

Nobody in Healthcare Wants a Kodak Moment!

| Health Care

I gave a speech this week at a Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference, the largest healthcare event in America. My topic was “Disruptive Innovation and the Consumerization of Healthcare.” As I think about it, the healthcare industry could learn a really good lesson from Kodak.