Tag Archives: Meaningful Use

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

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BetterDoctor, a provider search platform, raised $2.6M in Seed funding from various investors including SoftTechVC, 500 Startups and Burrill & Co. BetterDoctor has acquired 4M users since its launch in 2012. VitalWare, a health care intelligence company, partnered with Atigeo, … Continue reading

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A new wearable device that launched on Indiegogo claims to be the first to measure a user’s strength. The device, PUSH, calculates metrics such as reps, sets, force, power, balance, speed, explosive strength, one rep max, volume load, and tempo. The FDA … Continue reading

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Modernizing Medicine, a provider of cloud-based, specialty-specific electronic medical record (EMR) system, raised $14M in Series C funding from Summit Partners, bringing its total equity funding to $29M. Qstream, a provider of mobile health care education platform, was selected by … Continue reading

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CVS Caremark added a drug interaction checker to its CVS Mobile app that warns consumers when an over-the-counter medication might interact with other drugs they are taking. For those with a myCVS online account, the app automatically checks OTC drugs … Continue reading

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PokitDok, an online health marketplace connecting consumers and providers, raised $4M in Series A funding. The round was led by New Atlantic Ventures, syndicated with Rogers Venture Partners. Other investors include Subtraction Capital, Zac Zeitlin and FFP Holdings. Center for … Continue reading

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The Office of National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) unveiled a new content web page for long-term care providers. The web page will provide information about federal health IT initiatives beneficial to providers who do not qualify for EHR … Continue reading

Axial Exchange Introduces the Patient Engagement Index

Axial Exchange today debuted its Patient Engagement Index, a ranking of Florida hospitals based on their success at engaging their patient population. Florida’s index was completed first because the state’s demographics frame a bellwether for the rest of the nation, … Continue reading

Patient Portals – Not Just For Big City Practices

While practices in metropolitan areas tend to adopt EHR systems at a more rapid rate, it’s important to acknowledge that implementing an efficient, customizable system can be done by practices of any size and in any part of the country.  In … Continue reading

Doctors Using drchrono Now Have Access to Mayo Clinic’s Entire Patient Education Library

In terms of finding its match in an electronic health record vendor, that ship sailed long ago for Mayo Clinic. But that doesn’t mean it can’t still speak to other vendors, especially startups. On a trip to Silicon Valley to … Continue reading

Health 2.0 Show’s Free Webinar on Health Care Transition Innovation Adoption

Care transitions, Meaningful Use criteria, and readmission penalties are pressing issues in hospitals today. According to the Health 2.0 Advisors Study, the US spends $25 billion every year on preventable readmissions alone. Companies are developing viable innovations, but much of … Continue reading

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