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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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Evolent Health, a health care analytics company, raised $100M in Series B funding from The Advisory Board, UPMC Health Plan and TPG Growth. This brings Evolent’s total funding to $124.5M. Amulyte, a medical device company, launched an equity-based crowdfunding campaign … Continue reading

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Withings, maker of health and wellness monitoring devices and applications, raised $30M in funding, bringing its total funding to date to $33.8M. Key investors include Bpifrance, Idinvest Partners, 360 Capital Partners and Ventech. ConsultingMD, a platform for patients to connect … Continue reading

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Geisinger Health System will expand patient access to their doctors’ notes in its Robert Wood Johnson Foundation-funded OpenNotes program. Thus far, 82 percent of participating patients opened at least one EMR note. Kaiser Permanente Northwest (KPNW) joined the Oregon Health … Continue reading

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WorldOne, a health care data collection company, raised $35M in funding from Deerfield Management Company. The capital will be channeled towards expanding Sermo, a social networking platform for physicians, which WorldOne acquired last year. Compumatrice, a software services company, officially launched its … Continue reading

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The Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York reported that its Epic EHR achieved a 56% reduction in Medicare readmissions. It also improved quality measures such as discharge instructions for patients and antibiotic administration prior to surgery. Cloud-based EHR and … Continue reading