Tag Archives: health data

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

Viewics: Changing the World of Health Care Data

Viewics is a health care data analytics company that uses a cloud-based SaaS model to provide health care organization with solutions to improve their operational, financial and clinical outcomes. Viewics raised $8M in additional funding today, in a round led … Continue reading

Prime: Take your health data with you

Imagine being on a vacation, and suddenly your chronic condition worsens. You go see a doctor immediately, but the doctor needs your previous medical records to conduct a proper diagnosis. You were on a holiday, so you didn’t bring those … Continue reading

News & Updates

Allscripts named Healthfinch the grand prize winner of its Open Apps Challenge for its automated prescription renewal request app. Kaiser Permanente opened a new health care technology center in Denver. The center will focus on employees using technology to delivery … Continue reading

News & Updates

babyQ, an iPhone app to help pregnant women improve maternal and fetal health, launched its supporting website under the same name. babyQ provides customized advice using research-based, physician-approved data  along with data generated from a brief survey about the user’s … 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

This Self-Tracker’s Tracking Tips

I sometimes ignore vegetables, get less sleep than I should, eat more sugar than I can handle, and skip more long runs than I’m willing to admit.  I’m human so I forgive myself. But big picture? I can’t correct all … 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

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

ONC Launches New Health Data Platform Challenges

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology is excited to have launched a series of new Investing in Innovation (i2) Initiative competitions at the recent Health Datapalooza! The i2 program promotes the use of technology to find solutions that … Continue reading