Author Archives: Jennifer David

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

Pfizer Launches Global Innovation Challenge to Enrich the Lives of Patients Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer (mBC)

Did you know that an estimated 315,000 women in the U.S and E.U.1 are living with an incurable disease?2,3 The metastatic breast cancer (mBC) diagnosis can leave patients and their families experiencing uncertainty and significant emotional burden.4 Metastatic breast cancer is the … Continue reading

Digital Health in Europe: Investment Insights from Across the Pond

Led by Health 2.0 Chairman Matthew Holt, the Nov 3 webinar, EU vs US, Investments in Digital Health; highlighted important differences between health care markets in Europe and the United States, and elements that attract international investors. Panelists Lisa Suennen … Continue reading

NYSDOH Health Innovation Challenge Winners

On Wednesday, October 15th in Albany, the NYS Department of Health unveiled the winning solutions for the NYS Health Innovation Challenge that sought to empower communities and individuals to take control of their own health. The challenge was initiated to … Continue reading

The Investment Community Has Spoken, Traction Winners Announced!

Bright and early on the morning of September 22nd, Health 2.0 Conference attendees gathered to watch promising health tech startups vie for the championship title at Traction: Health 2.0’s Startup Championship. For all of those who watch ABC’s “Shark Tank”, … Continue reading

Traction: Health 2.0’s Startup Championship Finalists Announced!

The moment you all have been waiting for, Traction finalists are here! Traction: Health 2.0’s Startup Championship will feature 10 of 2014’s most promising digital health startups. This is not a seed stage tournament. All of these companies have already … Continue reading

Startups Seeking Series A? Apply to Pitch at Traction at Health 2.0!

Calling all digital health startups! If you are actively seeking Series A funding, then apply to Traction: Health 2.0’s Startup Championship. The deadline for applications is Aug 29th, so don’t miss out on this great opportunity. Traction has plenty to … Continue reading

Giving Startups their Big Start: How Developer Challenges Make the Difference

The best way to get your startup noticed is to have your product validated by experts in the industry. As a young startup connecting with that community of experts can be quite difficult. Participating in a developer challenge can not … Continue reading

“Putting Care In Context” Design Challenge Winners Announced

Innovations Help Patients Share Their Lives with Health Care Providers The California HealthCare Foundation (CHCF), Mad*Pow and Health 2.0 today announced the winners of the “Putting Care In Context” design challenge which sought innovative ways to help patients take an … Continue reading

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Launches New Developer Challenge!

We’re happy to announce our newest challenge: Technology for CF Life Transitions Challenge Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a progressive disease, which causes the buildup of mucus in vital organs. Unfortunately, there is no cure and patients are faced with increasingly … Continue reading

Palo Alto Medical Foundation Launches 2014 Developer Challenge

Wednesday, June 11, at the Healthy Communities Data Summit (HCDS) in Los Angeles, CA the Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF) launched its 2014 Developer Challenge to an audience of over 300 professionals interested in improving health at the community level. … Continue reading

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