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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

Predictions for Big Data in Health Care for 2015

Big data has already begun to impact the world around us in enormous ways. Whether we’re talking about cloud computing or cyber-terrorism, access into and out of big data presents limitless possibilities for expanding how IT affects us. Though the … Continue reading

News & Updates

MobiHealthNews broke the news that Aetna will be phasing out the CarePass platform by the end of the year. We’ve had CarePass on stage at Health 2.0 several times, and while Aetna focused their comments on the “valuable lessons learned” … Continue reading

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iRhythm Technologies, maker of ZIO, a non-invasive wearable sensor patch for monitoring cardiac arrhythmia, closed a $17M Series E funding round led by Novo A/S. Norwest Venture Partners also participated in the oversubscribed round. Salutron, a remote health monitoring device … Continue reading

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HealthSpot and the Cleveland Clinic partnered to form a jointly owned company to develop more telemedicine options alongside HealthSpot’s enclosed kiosks. The Clinic plans to deploy more kiosks after testing three stations, while HealthSpot is also beginning a test with … Continue reading

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Cedars-Sinai Health System and MemorialCare Health System launched Summation Health Ventures, which aims to use the combined clinical and technical expertise of the health systems to help develop and accelerate innovative technology to benefit patients. National Institutes of Health director … Continue reading

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Pilot Health Tech NYC 2013 winner Flatiron Health raised a $130 million Series B venture round led by Google Ventures. The money will partially be used to acquire Altos Solutions, an oncology medical record system. The AARP Innovation@50 Live Pitch … Continue reading

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Imprivata confidentially submitted a draft registration statement with the SEC to conduct an IPO. This news comes just days after reports of a Castlight IPO. The Veterans Health Administration and Kaiser Permanente will pool resources and ideas as part of … Continue reading

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Telehealth startup Doctor on Demand raised $3 million in seed funding. Doctor on Demand also launched a service that connects consumers with physicians across 15 states via iPhone, Android, or tablet for $40 per call. Blue Goji, a new fitness … Continue reading

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PointClear Solutions, a health care software development company, acquired Worry Free Labs, a mobile app UX design and development firm. The acquisition will help PointClear leverage Worry Free’s consumer application expertise and capabilities to design and build patient engagement applications … Continue reading

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Cureatr, which offers secure messaging solutions for providers, secured $5.7 million in Series A financing. Partners Healthcare’s Center for Connected Health launched website Wellocracy, a clinically-based source of self-help technologies for consumers, including health and fitness trackers and mobile apps. … Continue reading

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