The MichaelBass Group (MBG) is an investment banking and strategic advisory services firm focused on healthcare information technology, healthcare IT services, healthcare mobility providers, medical technology and devices. MBG Venture advisors work diligently with each client to ensure measurable results. Our team of research analysts conducts in depth analysis of the leading companies, trends, and helps our clients to identify transaction opportunities. The MichaelBass Group tracks and conducts research on over 400 emerging growth companies in the healthcare information technology sector.
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Patent Valuation Report Issued January 22nd, 2013 // According to The Center for Information Technology Leadership (CITL) PHR's are projected to be a $19 billion dollar market . Several movements are behind the growing popularity of PHRs, including interest in web-based social networking and the Health 2.0 movement . Another concept that promotes the PHR as a tool for patient self-management is the web-based personal medical home model . Many consumers have PHRs through their employers, health insurers, or health providers. Currently, 10 percent of the public take advantage of PHRs, however, privacy issues and access limitations remain a large concern.  Additionally, there are consumers who have PHRs through independent vendors. One estimate indicates that seventy million people in the United States have access to a PHR . With regard to health benefits, there was a 5.25-point reduction in diastolic blood pressure for patients that used a PHR frequently