Changing Health Care, One Invention At A Time
By Kara Miller
We turn now to inventions that could change your experience at the doctor’s office, at a hospital — and even how you administer medicines at home.
And we'll talk about two inventions: The GlowCap, from Vitality -- a little pill bottle that reminds you to take your medications and tells you if you don't -- and an invention from Vecna that makes some scans go faster.
Comment on This Article
About Innovation HubEach week, Kara Miller talks to Boston's most innovative thinkers, examining new ideas and potential solutions to today’s many challenges. Topics range from education to health care to green energy. Join us on Saturdays at 7 a.m. and Sundays at 10 p.m.
As a radio host, Kara Miller has interviewed thinkers from E.J. Dionne to Howard Gardner, Deepak Chopra to Lani Guinier. She is a panelist on WGBH-TV's "Beat the Press," as well as an Assistant Professor at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Her writing has appeared in The Boston Globe, The National Journal, The Boston Herald, Boston Magazine, and The International Herald Tribune.
News updates from WGBH