Christine Granfield '90SM is Improving Health Outcomes for MS

June 29, 2015

MBA Alumna Christine Granfield '90SM started HealthCare Journey to provide quality information and services to help manage multiple sclerosis.

Complete article first appeared in Spring 2015 SOM Management Magazine

I have been in the biopharma industry for over 20 years, with experience in education in many therapeutic areas, including multiple sclerosis. During my “healthcare journey,” both with family members and patients, I realized how many silos of information exist: non-profits, patient advocacy groups, hospitals, managed care organizations, drug companies, etc., all competing for the patient’s attention. 

In an effort to merge those silos for the patient’s benefit, I created the concept for HealthCare Journey. Our vision is to be the most respected, valued, and used Virtual Multiple Sclerosis Center for all patients, caregivers, HCPs, and payors; providing the highest quality information and services to best manage diseases/conditions and symptoms. As an entrepreneur, I strive to change health paradigms so that patients, caretakers, and healthcare providers can learn from each other and work as a community to achieve the best health outcomes.

Read complete article from Spring 2015 Simmons SOM Management Magazine