What Durham’s IDEA Fund Partners Looks for Before Doling Out Cash

Triangle Business Journal staff writer Lauren Ohnesorge talks with IDEA Fund Partners’ Lister Delgado on the decision process the firm uses in determining which startups it wants to invest. “There are too many good ideas out there to alone get the excitement of investors,” says Delgado. “I think traction and momentum are more important than the ideas themselves. And, of course, the people. And by the people, I mean the enthusiasm, the drive to make it happen, little things like the people they surround themselves with.”

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VHHA Moves Towards Meeting MU

Contributing writer Wendy Grafius covers the work of the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association as it aims to satisfy meaningful use patient engagement requirement. VHHA recently partnered with Axial Exchange to provide VHHA members with access to Axial Exchange’s Axial Patient for interactive health management. Axial’s solution will allow patients to access heath information securely across any device, as well as receive medical condition education, medication reminders, and health trackers for weight, blood pressure, glucose levels, and more.

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