#healthinnovation Archives - Truveta

Happy Birthday Truveta

On this date last year, Truveta was officially founded by four innovative health providers, Providence, Advocate Aurora Health, Tenet Health, and Trinity Health. September 22 will always be a special day for us. As I think back, I’m reminded that Truveta was born of the COVID-19 pandemic. As the pandemic began ravaging our country and … Continued

Our Evolving Truveta Culture

When Truveta was only a few days old, the early Truvetans joined together for a half-day offsite to discuss the company that we wanted to build together, and then played some competitive socially distanced frisbee golf in the middle of a global pandemic. We discussed strategy, and the culture of the team we wanted to … Continued

A Conversation with Rod Hochman, Providence Health System

Truveta began as an idea within Providence and they have played a crucial leadership role in our formation. As one of our 17 health provider members, we are thrilled to continue to work with the Providence team each day as we are building Truveta. We are honored to have this Q&A with Rod Hochman, the … Continued

Truveta Grows to More Than 15% of U.S. Patient Care with New Members, Closing Series A Funding with Nearly $100 Million

I will never forget when I first wrote the words Hello from Truveta. I was the first employee of a new startup imagined by several innovative healthcare leaders who believed that by working together we could achieve a compelling vision: Saving Lives with Data. What started with four health systems grew rapidly. In just a few months, … Continued

A Conversation with Jono Luk: His Personal Crusade to Take the Luck Out of Inequity by Giving Back

What is your role at Truveta? I’m vice president of product management. I’m responsible for building the Truveta platform with a focus on four key areas: the data ingestion into the platform, data modeling, security and compliance, and how researchers will use Truveta and the de-identified data. Truveta is enabling research on a big set … Continued

My Passion for Health Equity and Doing Differently

A century ago, my Mexican great-grandfather, Ricardo Angelo Mestres, died of the Influenza of 1918 at the age of 39. Born in Tampico, on the Gulf Coast of Mexico, he had lifted himself up from sweeping pool halls to support his widowed mother and five sisters. And then, some years later, he fell, alongside the … Continued

A Conversation with Dave Heiner, Truveta Chief Policy Officer and General Counsel

What will you focus on at Truveta? I will help the company establish policies for how it will handle data to advance human health. How we preserve patient anonymity while enabling researchers to draw insights; how to do research in a way that reflects the ethical imperatives of our health systems; how we make healthcare … Continued

Creating Truveta to Save Lives with Data

It was March 2020. I was quarantined in my home with my family, genuinely a little scared for the world at large. What is going on with this new virus? How do I protect those I love? Why are so many dying? Why don’t we have more data to help us now? That same month … Continued