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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 Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released the final rule for Meaningful Use Stage 2. CMS also pushed back the deadline for conversion to the ICD-10 coding system to Oct. 1, 2014. Happtique launched its pilot program for mRx. … Continue reading

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Withings, creator of the WIFI Body Scale, launched a new application called Health Companion. Users can store and manage information about their weight, physical activity, heart and sleep data on one dashboard. Online health community PatientsLikeMe partnered with Merck for … Continue reading

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EvergreenHealth partnered with Microsoft to give patients access to Microsoft’s HealthVault, a personal heath record. EvergreenHealth is a Washington-based health care organization that serves more than 400,000 people. Orca Health launched its first free app called HeartDecide, which lets users … Continue reading

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Medisana, a German firm out of Düsseldorf, released a new heat sensing dock for iPhones and iPads that can measure body temperature by pointing the infrared sensor to a given body part. The device is similar to another vital signs … Continue reading

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The Cellnovo wireless diabetes management system launched this week in the United Kingdom in tandem with a usability trial in 100 patients who have type 1 diabetes. The Cellnovo system includes an insulin pump that wirelessly connects to a touchscreen, … Continue reading

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Dr Chrono, creator of a meaningful use-certified electronic health record for the iPad, closed a $2.8 million round of funding led by Facebook investor Yuri Milner. The round also included an investment from Matt Cutts from the search quality group … Continue reading

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Kaiser Permanente has released a new mobile app for Android devices with an iOS version to be released in coming months. 9 million Kaiser patients will have 24/7 access to lab results, diagnostic information, direct and secure email access to … Continue reading

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A recent study found that nearly 80% of veterans are willing to share their personal health records with someone outside of their health system. The study, published in the Annals of Internal Medicine, included surveys from 18,000 patients enrolled in … Continue reading

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The Annals of Internal Medicine publishes a study on patient comprehension of findings from clinical trials. The study concludes that patients understand health data best when it is expressed in percentages. CakeHealth launches to the public. Cake Health bills itself … Continue reading

AHIP Video Series: Infosys

Infosys is a global IT and consulting firm with a growing footprint in the healthcare IT space. They support health IT deployments targeting specific needs related to ICD-10, EHR and Meaningful Use. In this interview, Sabharwal  makes an important product … Continue reading