Tag Archives: Epocrates

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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The Office of National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) unveiled a new content web page for long-term care providers. The web page will provide information about federal health IT initiatives beneficial to providers who do not qualify for EHR … Continue reading

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100Plus is about to launch 100Plus. The company has already released two experimental applications, 100Proof and Outside. 100Plus, the app, combines the company’s learnings from those experiments. The new app recommends other user-suggested activities based on an individual’s location and … Continue reading

DIY Health 101: Becoming an Expert on Yourself

Let’s face it. Interacting with the formal health care system sucks. It’s slow, sterile, boring, and super confusing. No wonder we don’t like going to the doctor. We all know it’s important to take care of ourselves (an apple a … Continue reading

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Qualcomm Life, which focuses on data management and wireless connectivity between medical devices, launched its 2net Platform and Hub in Europe. Its first European customers are Telbios and Cystelcom. IMedicor, creator of communications products, partnered with Texas-based Galaxy Health Network. … Continue reading

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Health information technology venture capital funding in Q1 2012 amounted to$184 million, according to a report from consulting firm Mercom Capital Group. The sum came from 27 deals, the highest number made in one quarter since Mercom started tracking the … Continue reading

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Fidelity Investments launched a new Health & Insurance mobile application. The company’s 1.2 million health and welfare clients can now navigate health benefits on the go. The company recently debuted its NetBenefits participant portal which offers improved trading and research … Continue reading

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Fooducate™ announces that its mobile app has been used more than 10 million times to scan food products since launching in January of this year  (and being featured at Health 2.0 in March). Fooducate‘s free Android and iPhone app enables … Continue reading

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Striiv announces the debut of new interactive pedometer. Using points earned from activity, users can contribute to select charities through a partnership with GlobalGiving. The device includes a game called MyLand, in which activity translates to new wildlife and plants … Continue reading

Epocrates–in time for EHR madness?

Epocrates made available a first-phase version of its electronic health record this month. The company, which specializes in developing point-of-care mobile reference applications, is aiming the new product at practices of ten or fewer physicians. The move to the EHR … Continue reading

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This week, American Well goes mass market. They’ve been the leader in creating an online marketplace where consumers and physicians can process care via health plans using the basic health plan billing and coverage infrastructure. At least, that had been … Continue reading

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