Tag Archives: GoodRX

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

Castlight Introduces a Drug Price Comparison Tool on the Heels of National Changes in Drug Spending

Castlight Health today launched Castlight Pharmacy, a prescription drug price comparison tool for employees. The release came just after the news that in 2012, United States’ spending on traditional prescription drugs fell for the first time on record. In large … Continue reading

Help Consumers Take Charge of their Health – Accept the Aetna CarePass Challenge

Do you want to play a role in making healthcare more convenient? Are you up for a challenge? Technology is making every aspect of managing our lives more convenient – including our health.  And mobile apps are helping many of … Continue reading

In Context: Patients as the Bottleneck

“The bottleneck is actually the patient,” Dough Hirsch, CEO of GoodRx, said on a panel at the Health 2.0 Conference last week. Hirsch, speaking really quickly, explained why it’s so difficult to get a health care startup off the ground. … Continue reading

An Interview with GoodRx Co-founders Doug Hirsch and Scott Marlette

Read below as GoodRx co-founders Doug Hirsch and Scott Marlette speak with Indu Subaiya about their newest endeavor. Previously with DailyStrength, Doug will appear on the Spring Fling Matchpoint Boston panel “Health 2.0 2.0,” where he will discuss the lessons learned … Continue reading

Launch! – GoodRx Prescribes a Cure for High Drug Prices

Most of us don’t clip coupons or scour the Internet for the best prices on medications, but GoodRx’s Web and iPhone offerings make bargain shopping for prescriptions as simple as comparing prices for flights or HDTVs. The company participated in the Launch! … Continue reading

Video From the GoodRx Launch at Health 2.0 San Francisco 2011

Doug Hirsch of GoodRx premiered the company’s prescription drug cost comparison tool at the 2011 Health 2.0 Conference, and the company has since released an iPhone app that tells users just how much their drugs really cost. Users enter two … Continue reading

News & Updates

Mark Smith, president of the California Healthcare Foundation, opened the Health 2.0 Conference that just wrapped up in San Francisco with the bold statement that “Health 2.0 has the promise to change the healthcare industry”. Innovative technologies were spotted and … Continue reading

Health 2.0 Launch! Finalists Announced

Since we first put it on at Health 2.0 in 2008, Launch! has introduced over 45 new companies and products, including Unity Medical, Remedy Ventures, TheCarrot, and the WSJ’s 2010 top (and not just in health!) start-up company, Castlight Health. … Continue reading