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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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BetterDoctor, a mobile based patient-doctor matchmaking service, is integrating Medicare’s provider and payment data. This will allow patients to search Medicare procedure and pricing data at the doctor Level, as well as view Medicare’s doctor-to-doctor referral data. 1871, a digital … Continue reading

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TA Ventures and ABRT Fund invested $2 million in Zesty, a UK-based online health care booking service. Zesty, which began in dentistry, is looking to expand into new verticals. Kognito partnered with the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Institute for … Continue reading

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Reflexion Health, a provider of rehabilitation medicine software platform, received $7.5M in Series A Preferred Stock financing, from the Gary and Mary West Health Investment Fund. Reflexion’s Vera is a Microsoft Kinect based physical therapy program that makes rehabilitation more … Continue reading

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Allscripts named Healthfinch the grand prize winner of its Open Apps Challenge for its automated prescription renewal request app. Kaiser Permanente opened a new health care technology center in Denver. The center will focus on employees using technology to delivery … Continue reading

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Fitbit raised a $43 million round from Qualcomm Ventures, SAP Ventures, SoftBank Capital, Foundry Group and True Ventures. Fitbit devices can now be found in more than 15,000 retail stores. Founded in 2007, Fitbit has raised $96 million. PatientsLikeMe named … Continue reading

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The Office of National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) unveiled a new content web page for long-term care providers. The web page will provide information about federal health IT initiatives beneficial to providers who do not qualify for EHR … Continue reading

Could Kickstarter Work in Health Care?

Crowdfunding is about speeding processes up. It allows virtually anyone with a good idea to access potential financers who could catapult it to fruition. In the field of science, it could also slow researchers down. Say a research idea gains … Continue reading

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PatientsLikeMe appointed Martin Coulter to the position of Chief Executive Officer, the company’s first CEO since its founding in 2004. Martin brings a strategic and operational focus to the company and its business continues to expand. U.S. News & World … Continue reading

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Goopatient, a personal health record app, is now available for Android. The mobile app allows patients to keep everyday health records, store personal electronic medical cards, use #hashtags to organize records, and attach medical files. The San Francisco Department of … Continue reading

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PatientsLikeMe, a patient network and real-time research platform, unveiled a global clinical trial tool at Europe’s Healthcare Innovation Expo 2013. The free tool draws on open data to match patients around the globe with clinical trials based on their condition … Continue reading

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