Tag Archives: National Cancer Institute

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

Crowdfunding to Help Cancer Survivors

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) and National Cancer Institute (NCI) recently announced winners to the Crowds Care for Cancer Challenge. These finalists will move to Phase II of the challenge where they can leverage … Continue reading

News & Updates

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

Spring Break for Techies: A Review of the Health 2.0 Spring Fling

This review was initially featured Informatics for Consumer Health blog. To get the full story, please visit their site. I recently attended the Health 2.0 ‘Spring Fling’ Conference in San Diego on March 22nd and immersed myself in the vibe … Continue reading