Tag Archives: obamacare

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

Benefitter: Redefining Employee Health Care Benefits

The employee health care benefit system is complicated. Add in the new health care policies, and it doesn’t get any better. Most employers want to get out of this system, and would rather chose to pay higher wages to their … Continue reading

News & Updates

Bina Technologies, a genomic big data platform for personalized medicine, added an additional $1.75 million to its $6.25 million Series B round. The follow-on round was led by AME Cloud Ventures and Columbus Nova Technology Partners. Researchers developed an algorithm … Continue reading

News & Updates

UCLA partnered with Twitter, Instagram and Vine to share live images and videos of surgeons implanting a brain pacemaker to treat Parkinson’s disease in a patient last week. The exercise aimed to educate future patients about the benefits of this … Continue reading

Heritage & Roberts Decree,
All the World Be Taxed

The Supreme Court’s decision upholding the ACA is deliciously ironic. The “individual mandate”–an idea promoted for everyone in the 90s and for Massachusettians (?) in the 2000s by the arm of the Republican party known as the Heritage Foundation–was found … Continue reading