Tag Archives: oreilly

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

Forbes on Health 2.0: Why developers should enter health IT contests

Health 2.0’s good friend, Fred Trotter, recently wrote a piece featured in both  Forbes and O’Reilly Radar that gave a great overview of our Developer Challenge. Along with discussing his recent publication, Meaningful Use and Beyond, Fred explains exactly why … Continue reading

Blue Button Drama

The recently launched Blue Button for All Americans Challenge has brought to the surface an interesting debate about the best path to health data interoperability. The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) wants to encourage widespread use of the Blue Button … Continue reading

News & Updates

Last Friday we posted about Google pulling the plug on Google Health. Since then, there has been some interesting debate on what this means for other technologies in the PHR field and whether or not Google Health should be made … Continue reading

News & Updates

— O’Reilly’s Open Source Convention (OSCON) has announced a call for participation. Encouraged proposal topics include: Doing more with less; Open source in smart phones; Cloud computing; Geek lifestyle, hacking, quantified self, inbox zero, maker culture; Best practices for building … Continue reading