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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

Health 2.0 Berlin Code-a-thon Results: Jog of War and Other Winning Apps

The Health 2.0 Berlin Code-a-thon, sponsored by Aetna International, was an intense two-day competition of global proportions. The code-a-thon brought together a diverse group of health technology stakeholders set on creating innovative solutions to disrupt health care. After an intense … Continue reading

Doc Gurley’s Notes on the SF HealthE Habits Code-a-thon and Winning Demos

The 2012 Health 2.0 San Francisco HealthE Habits Code-a-thon challenged participants to create solutions that enable people to change unhealthy behaviors. One of the return judges, Dr. Jan Gurley, is a clinician. Working with patients, she is always trying to … Continue reading

MedTuner Takes First Place at the Developers’ World Cup Final

Health 2.0 Developers’ World Cup judging took place at the San Francisco code-a-thon this past weekend. Though the two-day code-a-thon that was going on in the background was focused around behavior change and encouraging healthy habits, the theme for World … Continue reading

What I Learned at My Second Code-a-thon

Today I went to the kickoff of my second ever code-a-thon. Like this one, my first took place in San Francisco almost exactly a year ago. My wonderful Health 2.0 colleagues host these events across the country throughout the year. … Continue reading

Save the Dates! National Health Code-a-Thon Calendar

The Department of Health and Human Services is interested in the development of innovative applications and solving critical social and health problems, and to help you optimize the opportunity you have to solve some of the most critical health issues … Continue reading

Winners: Boston Big Data Code-A-Thon @athenahealth

Boston was a beautiful 80 degreess today, but inside athenahealth’s headquarters, developers kept their heads cool while the competition heated up. Health 2.0’s Boston Code-a-thon is a coding competition designed around using big data to build exciting new applications and tools … Continue reading

Results from the Health 2.0 and AT&T’s Official SXSW Hackathon

Last week, Health 2.0 and AT&T wrapped up SXSW Interactive’s Official Mobile App Hackathon. To compete with the marketing glitz and UX glam of the other SXSWi events, we altered our traditional code-a-thon model. In addition to our normal health … Continue reading

Health 2.0 joins forces with AT&T for SXSW Hackathon

Health 2.0 is excited to join forces with AT&T to host SXSW’s official Mobile App Hackathon on March 9th, 2012. Health 2.0 and AT&T are challenging developers, UI/UX designers and researchers to build mobile health applications over the course of … Continue reading

Winners of the NYC Code-a-thon

This weekend, Health 2.0 teamed up with the Department of Biomedical Informatics at Columbia University (DBMI) for a two-day code-a-thon in the Big Apple.  The event aimed to bringing together developers, designers, innovators, students and entrepreneurs to build exciting new applications … Continue reading

Who Said Federal Agencies Aren’t Nimble?!

Working on a health data project? Think federal transparency is cool? Chris Haffer, Director of the Medicare Health Outcomes Survey Program reminds us that a health-data-geek’s best friend is still the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. — Deb Linton A … Continue reading

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