Tag Archives: clinical trials

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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DrFirst’s Patient Advisor medication adherence platform delivered an estimated $21 million in prescription savings opportunities in its first three months of operation. The savings stem from 1.34 million discounted prescriptions issued to patients who do not have prescription drug insurance, … Continue reading

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eHealth volunteered to run the enrollment process for the federal marketplace at HealthCare.gov. In a letter to President Barack Obama, CEO Gary Lauer said eHealth could assume all responsibilities related to enrolling consumers if the federal government agrees to allow the … Continue reading

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QMedic, a mobile health technology company, won $2.2M in grant funding from National Cancer Institute for developing passive sensing and self-management tools for cancer patients. Prime Healthcare Services, a California based hospital system, partnered with INFINITT Healthcare, a provider of … Continue reading

Brock Heinz on Making Clinical Use of Clinical Trials Data

In preparation for Health:Refactored, our code and design focused conference taking place May 13–14, we sat down with Vice President of Innovation & Engineering at Spaulding Clinical, Brock Heinz. He will present a demo on the panel “Dreaming of Data: Big, … Continue reading

Zeiger’s Smart Patient Approach: Ask for Nothing. Provide Value. Ask for Something.

In preparation for Health:Refactored, our code and design focused conference taking place May 13–14, we sat down with CEO of Smart Patients Roni Zeiger, MD. His talk “Data and Context” will take place during “Dreaming of Data: Big, Open, & Interoperable – … Continue reading

Roni Zeiger Talks about His New Startup Smart Patients

Roni Zeiger, former chief health strategist at Google, is now CEO of Smart Patients. In this conversation at TEDMED 2013, Zeiger described his new startup as an online community for cancer patients and caregivers. But what sets it apart, he … Continue reading

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PatientsLikeMe, a patient network and real-time research platform, unveiled a global clinical trial tool at Europe’s Healthcare Innovation Expo 2013. The free tool draws on open data to match patients around the globe with clinical trials based on their condition … Continue reading

Proving Worth to an Investor

I saw Roy Ziegler, a partner at Chrysalis Ventures, speak on a panel about funding for startups at the Health Tech NextGeneration Conference last week. Depending on what setting he’s in and who he’s sitting next to, Ziegler might come off … Continue reading