Tag Archives: Health Datapalooza

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

GetHealth — All the Way from Ireland

CEO of GetHealth Liam Ryan joined us for a quick discussion at Health Datapalooza. In this video he explains how behavioral science drives the use of the GetHealth wellness platform. The startup’s customers already include some of Ireland’s largest insurers … Continue reading

Health Datapalooza IV: Shots Heard Around the World?

The fourth Health Datapalooza in Washington, DC this week was a big success with a fun, if ridiculous, game show that highlighted access to Medicare data, a genuinely funny speech by a guy named Bush, who praised the Obama Administration, … Continue reading

Gaming Challenge Heads into Phase II: Make it Work

Last year two Johns Hopkins University medical students got on stage at Health Datapalooza III and accepted a $100,000 check. Since then, many have heard of the duo’s company called Symcat. The Symcat app, an online symptom checker, was the … Continue reading

It’s Just About Time for CajunCodeFest Round Two

Betty Tanory and Robert Tanory (left of Cookie Monster) with their team at last year’s CajunCodeFest Looking for an excuse to get away with your wife for a few days? Just sign the two of you up for a marathon … Continue reading

A Call for Apps at the HDI Forum IV: Health Datapalooza

We are excited to announce that the Health Data Initiative (HDI) Forum IV: Health Datapalooza will be held on June 3 and 4, 2013 at the OMNI Shoreham Hotel in Washington, DC. Last year, HDI had over 1,400 of the … Continue reading

Humetrix Launches the iBlueButton App to Share Patient Information

Humetrix, an IT company that specializes in data storage and customized web access software, recently launched an open consumer app that allows patients to share medical information with health care providers. The initiative behind the product is to provide “direct … Continue reading

Indu Subaiya Speaking on ‘Challengeology’ Panel at HDI III, June 5

Health care & technology stakeholders and enthusiasts will convene to discuss and propel the use of health data for innovative applications at the 2012 Health Data Initiative Forum (aka the Health Datapalooza) June 5-6. Health 2.0 CEO & Co-Chairman Indu Subaiya will join the mix, … Continue reading

Breaking Down the Process of Innovation:
The Value of Community

In just about a month, the third Annual Health Datapalooza will take place in Washington, DC – a celebration of data-driven healthcare innovation (tax-payer funded data, by the way).  The part of the program that I’m personally looking forward to … Continue reading