Tag Archives: ACOs

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

News & Updates

InteraXon, creators of Muse: the brain sensing headband, announced a $6 million Series A financing round from Horizons Ventures, OMERS Ventures, A-Grade Investments, ff Venture Capital, Felicis Ventures, and Bridge Builders Collaborative. The New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC) announced that … Continue reading

Healthbox Reveals the 10 Members of Its Second Boston Class

Healthbox along with lead partner Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (BCBSMA) officially started its second accelerator program in Boston today. It named 10 startups that have already begun participation in its 14-week long program. The companies just completed a … Continue reading

On the Brink of Widespread Adoption: Care
Transition Systems

In a simple world, success in digital health care business might be expressed like this: c = c (a,b). The amount of funding a startup has earned is a, b is the number of years it’s been open for business, … Continue reading

Avoiding Costly EHR Mistakes

Today, electronic health record (EHR) systems play an increasingly important role in improving providers’ administrative operations and streamlining the delivery of patient services. However, far too many providers are dissatisfied with their EHR vendors, judging from a recent KLAS research … Continue reading

Schelhammer of Phytel on Population Health Management

Steve Schelhammer is the CEO of Phytel,  a patient population management software company. Steve, a 25-year healthcare veteran, is responsible for Phytel’s strategic direction and market positioning. He will speak at this year’s annual Health 2.0 Conference in San Francisco on … Continue reading

News & Updates

Health care expense manager Simplee raised $6 million in a Series A round of venture capital funding. The round was led by The Social+Capital Partnership. United Healthcare will release Health4Me, an app used to understand the cost variation among various … Continue reading

Breaking Down the Process of Innovation:
The Value of Community

In just about a month, the third Annual Health Datapalooza will take place in Washington, DC – a celebration of data-driven healthcare innovation (tax-payer funded data, by the way).  The part of the program that I’m personally looking forward to … Continue reading