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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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The ONC, in collaboration with OCR, launched the Digital Privacy Notice Challenge. The challenge calls for online model notices of privacy practices that are compelling, readable, and understandable by patients. Welltok raised $22.1 million in Series C funding led by … Continue reading

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Four months after raising $1,664,574 on Indiegogo, medical device developer Scanadu closed $10.5 million in Series A financing led by Relay Ventures. Scanadu also partnered with Dr. Eric Topol at the Scripps Translational Science Institute to conduct clinical testing on … Continue reading

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HealthcareSource, a provider of talent management solutions for the healthcare industry, was ranked number one in overall vendor performance in the 2013 KLAS Research report on talent management. The HealthcareSource Suite helps health care organizations acquire, develop and retain a good … Continue reading

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Healthrageous, Inc., a personalized health technology company, completed a $6 million Series A financing led by North Bridge Venture Partners with investment partners Egan Managed Capital and Long River Ventures. Voxiva, the company behind HHS’s Text4Baby initiative, partnered with health … Continue reading

UCSF Medical Center CEO Explains: Why Epic

He was on the recent HealthTech Capital conference panel about the challenges that the health care ecosystem at large creates for his physicians. Yet the CEO of UCSF Medical Center Mark Laret found himself explaining why an internal decision ― … Continue reading

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Researchers from the University of Washington, UW Medicine and Seattle Children’s Hospital created an app that lets patients test their lung function at home.The research app called SpiroSmart works with a smartphone to analyze sound wave frequencies to detect whether … Continue reading

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Researchers at Legal Barriers, a project funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, developed HealthInfoLaw.org. The site focuses on the legal issues that arise as health information becomes electronic information. Massachusetts health care company Partners HealthCare reported second quarter income … Continue reading

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Fidelity Investments launched a new Health & Insurance mobile application. The company’s 1.2 million health and welfare clients can now navigate health benefits on the go. The company recently debuted its NetBenefits participant portal which offers improved trading and research … Continue reading