Tag Archives: patient-provider communication

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

RingMD: The Newest Entrant in the US TeleMedicine Market

At 22 years old, Justin Fulcher looks like an average, newly graduated, young entrepreneur. But don’t be mistaken by his humble appearance. He is the Founder and CEO of RingMD, one of the fastest growing patient-provider communication platform, granting quality and … Continue reading

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Verizon launched Verizon Virtual Visits, which connects patients remotely to a clinician for colds, flus, sore throats or other simple, acute conditions. Users complete and send intake forms to providers and can then “see” a doctor via video on their … Continue reading

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Grand Rounds raised $40 million in Series B funding led by Greylock Partners. Grand Rounds is building a consulting network for companies to provide their employees with access to health care advice and treatment from physicians and specialists across the … Continue reading

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Pilot Health Tech NYC 2013 winner Flatiron Health raised a $130 million Series B venture round led by Google Ventures. The money will partially be used to acquire Altos Solutions, an oncology medical record system. The AARP Innovation@50 Live Pitch … Continue reading

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The Personal Connected Health Alliance, an international non-profit organization to represent the consumer voice in personal connected health, formally launched today. Its objective is to ensure that health technologies like smartphones, mobile apps, sensors and personal health tracking devices, are … Continue reading

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Dignity Health, Box, and The Social+Capital Partnership selected WelVU as the winner of their developer challenge, which invited developers to build applications on the Box platform to help patients consume and interact with educational content related to their diagnosis, disease, … Continue reading

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HealthInterlink, a provider of remote patient monitoring software applications, received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market Beacon 2.0, a flexible, affordable, and scalable software-based remote patient monitoring solution. Clinithink, a provider of Clinical Natural … Continue reading

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First Opinion raised $1.2 million in a seed funding from Greylock, Yuri Milner, 500 Startups, and Felicis Ventures. The app offers unlimited access to a personally matched doctor for a subscription fee of $9/month. NantHealth launched at the JPMorgan Healthcare … Continue reading

HealthLoop: A Health 2.0 Story

HealthLoop, Inc. has been developing a feedback system that creates a communication loop between patients and providers, to help keep track of the treatment progress in between clinic visits. This ‘loop’ consists of reminders, questions and care instructions based on … Continue reading

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Palomar Health released a mobile app built with Extension Healthcare that locates patients and lets caregivers communicate. As of 20-Nov, Henry Chao, an administration official who oversaw the technical development of the federal health insurance marketplace, estimated that about 40% … Continue reading

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