Tag Archives: innovation

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

Innovation Isn’t a Pipe Dream, How Health Care Organizations Can Adopt Digital Health Technologies

Startups announce new technologies to solve healthcare problems every week, but how much of these new technologies hit the public market and reach widespread adoption? Even more, how much technology gets adopted by key institutions that work directly with patients … Continue reading

News & Updates

The Obama administration announced a $1 billion initiative to fund innovations in federal health care programs aimed at cutting costs and improving outcomes. This initiative marks the second round of Health Care Innovation Awards. Stanford engineers have developed a flexible, … Continue reading

News & Updates

HIMSS Media launched an online community dedicated to chronicling new and innovative models of care that improve individual and community well-being, while reducing health care costs. The Future Care community website is supported by IBM and its Smarter Care initiative. … Continue reading

News & Updates

Qualcomm Life acquired HealthyCircles, a care coordination SaaS provider, to integrate Qualcomm’s 2net™ Platform and Hub with the HealthyCircles enterprise platform. The integration enables providers to collect, monitor and manage near real-time actionable data that is readily accessible and shareable … Continue reading

Spring Fling Video: Jonathan Bush of athenahealth

We grabbed CEO of athenahealth Jonathan Bush for a quick interview after his keynote at the Health 2.0 Spring Fling in Boston. Here Bush speaks about the importance of support systems as people try, fail and try again to improve … Continue reading

Pfizer VP of Worldwide Innovation on Collaborating with Small Companies

Wendy Mayer is Vice President of Worldwide Innovation at pharmaceutical company Pfizer. She’ll join us on our Customers panel at Spring Fling: Matchpoint Boston. Here Mayer discusses how a large organization like Pfizer goes about working with smaller organizations.  Matthew Holt: … Continue reading

Kaiser Wants More Mobile

Why are you participating in Matchpoint? Kaiser Permanente is known for its leadership in the use of health information technology. We aim to empower our members by equipping them with their health information, as well as the tools they need … Continue reading

What Potential Partners Should Know about Aetna

Vice President of Aetna Consumer Platform Martha Wofford chats with Health 2.0 about Aetna’s upcoming participation in Matchpoint Boston, Health 2.0’s preeminent deal-making and partnership forum. A leading health care benefits company, Aetna will be meeting with innovating companies for potential … Continue reading