My next interview is with Bryan Dieter, CEO of Purkinjie. Not as well known as Allscripts but
with a new product to market aimed at the problem area of the small
physician practice, and a new round of $10m in financing, most of which
John Doerr (of Kleiner Perkins) probably found under his couch
cushions. Here’s Bryan
UPDATE: Bryan didn’t mention this snippet, and I didn’t notice, but Tom Leith in the comments did! He’s still a fan, though
> new round of $10m in financing, most of which John
> Doerr (of Kleiner Perkins) probably found under his
> couch cushions.
I guess it helps to have a rich brother(?) (Matthews’ note: The bro in question is Tom Doerr MD, the Chairman of Purkinjie)
Anyway, FWIW I have helped to implement the Purkinje CareSeries EMR
and PM system with a solo doc here in St. Louis. Too early yet to give
a good report on effectiveness, but I think the prognosis is good. I
think their model and price point will be disruptive in the market.