Tag Archives: Health Data Initiative

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

Video From the Clarimed Launch at Health 2.0 San Francisco 2011

  Clarimed, an independent health care ratings agency, launched its online service at the September Heath 2.0 Fall Conference. Clarimed draws on data from six government databases to provide analytical insights into medical devices, diseases, procedures and manufacturers. In this … Continue reading

What HHS’s Todd Park Wants You to Know

For the past month or so, we’ve been talking about last week’s DC to VC event which gave health information technology startups the chance to pitch their ideas to entrepreneurs and venture capitalists. But DC to VC didn’t start or … Continue reading

Numbers: iTriage is making progress

We first saw provider search tool iTriage a while back and had Healthagen co-founder and CEO Dr. Peter Hudson demo it at Health 2.0 last year. Hudson helped to design the free mobile app, referencing his own experience as an … Continue reading

A New Hope? (…But What About That Pesky Death Star?)

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away…. It is a period of enormous change and worry. The challenges are great. The status quo of poor health care quality and crushingly high costs is bearing down on the … Continue reading

Near Chicago next week? Meet Todd Park!

If you’re near or in Chicago next Weds (April 27) and you care about health data, applications or innovation, we highly recommend that you get to a Community Forum on the Health Data Initiative. The formal invite & details follow–Matthew … Continue reading