Tag Archives: aging

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

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Propeller Health raised $14.5 million in Series B financing, led by Safeguard Scientifics with participation from Series A investor The Social+Capital Partnership. Propeller also hired Practice Fusion’s Chris Hogg as its first COO, and he’ll head up the company’s new … Continue reading

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Palomar Health released a mobile app built with Extension Healthcare that locates patients and lets caregivers communicate. As of 20-Nov, Henry Chao, an administration official who oversaw the technical development of the federal health insurance marketplace, estimated that about 40% … Continue reading

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GenieMD won the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT’s Blue Button Co-Design Challenge for its new app which helps consumers diagnose their symptoms, locate health care providers, learn about healthy living, and manage care giving for a loved one. … Continue reading

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention awarded a $47.7M contract to Lockheed Martin, a technology and intelligent security company, for providing information technology, operational and logistics support to the Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response (OPHPR). Health care … Continue reading

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Fitbit raised a $43 million round from Qualcomm Ventures, SAP Ventures, SoftBank Capital, Foundry Group and True Ventures. Fitbit devices can now be found in more than 15,000 retail stores. Founded in 2007, Fitbit has raised $96 million. PatientsLikeMe named … Continue reading

The Experimental Man Talks Anti-Aging Technology

Journalist David Ewing Duncan is most recently the author of When I’m 164, a book that examines life extension science. He’s also written the Experimental Man based on his own quantified self trials. David will moderate The Future of Personalized Medicine … Continue reading

Palo Alto Medical’s Innovation Center Announces Seed Funding for Accelerator Program

Through the linkAges™ Developer Challenge and Accelerator Project, the Palo Alto Medical Foundation’s (PAMF) David Druker Center for Health Systems Innovation (IC) is inviting teams to create innovative solutions to help seniors age successfully. First place winners of the three-month Developer Challenge … Continue reading