Hims & Hers CEO Andrew Dudum on the future of healthcare post-COVID, starting a company to SPAC’ing in 36 months | E1181

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Show notes:
0:48 Jason intros Andrew Dudum & they discuss Hims coming out of a startup studio, pattern recognition, issues with healthcare & more
4:46 Going public via SPAC, Hims’ major innovations via telemedicine prescriptions & viagra going generic
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13:49 Hims & Hers’ best marketing channels, why they are in a unique position amongst public companies
17:10 Interfacing with doctors, standardizing surveys, rethinking over-the-counter medication
26:09 LinkedIn Jobs – Post your first job free at https://www.linkedin.com/twist
27:41 COVID’s impact on telehealth’s adoption, what the healthcare industry looks like post-COVID
31:20 Potential for acquiring brick & mortar health companies & getting into physical spaces, in which types of healthcare systems does Hims & Hers provide the most value?
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39:33 Next wave of conditions that Hims & Hers will venture into, the doctor’s role when telemedicine takes over
44:42 How pharmacies like Walgreens look at Hims & Hers, thinking about Amazon, opening the growth market for retail investors

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