Author Archives: Hemali Thakkar

Shopping for Insurance? We’ve Got You Covered

Is my prescription covered? What’s my copay? Choosing a health insurance plan that gets you the most bang for your buck is daunting. For many, medication price and coverage is a crucial decision factor. Meanwhile, drug prices vary under different … Continue reading

Cajun Code Fest Highlights the ‘Silicon Bayou’

When you hear of ‘health tech’ or ‘health innovation’, the first places that come to mind are usually Silicon Valley, Boston or New York City. Yet, this past weekend’s event shook that notion for everyone that attended. It is not … Continue reading

Announcing the Winners of the linkAges Kickoff Weekend Developer Challenge

Cross-posted from the Palo Alto Medical Foundation’s David Druker Center for Health Systems Innovation blog. After an inspiring two-day event, the PAMF Innovation Center is pleased to announce the winners of its linkAges Successful Aging Kickoff Event Developer Challenge. Energized by … Continue reading

Health Datapalooza Deadline Extended to April 6!

Health innovators across the country are transforming the health industry and we think it is time that the nation hears you. In the past few weeks, we’ve seen tremendous excitement around HDI Forum III, with many organizations ‘throwing their hat … Continue reading

100 Day Innovation Challenge: Fostering Collaboration Across Healthcare

One of the biggest impediments that keep Health IT startups from success is getting that first pilot opportunity or customer to field test a new product. Only by testing, learning, and adapting to the successes and failures of pilot opportunities, … Continue reading

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