Tag Archives: public health

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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Close to 100 Indiana high school football players will wear impact-detecting sensors on their helmets during an upcoming all-star game. If a player takes a hard hit on the field, a red light will turn on, alerting officials that the … Continue reading

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HealthSpot and the Cleveland Clinic partnered to form a jointly owned company to develop more telemedicine options alongside HealthSpot’s enclosed kiosks. The Clinic plans to deploy more kiosks after testing three stations, while HealthSpot is also beginning a test with … Continue reading

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Health eVillages, a provider of mobile technology for rural health care systems, raised $58K through a grant from the Vodafone Americas Foundation and the “Apps Save Lives” golf tournament, hosted by Physicians Interactive, a provider of mobile clinical solutions, and … 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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LifeNexus, maker of digital insurance card, raised $4M from undisclosed investors, bringing its total funding to date to $11.9M. The company is looking to raise another $3M soon. Biobeats, an application using bio-metric data to produce customized music, raised $650K … Continue reading

Implementing Benghazi’s First Emergency Response System

Note: there is an audio file embedded in this post. If the player doesn’t appear, try loading the post in a different browser, or listen here. A Libyan man named Mafi drives through the streets of Benghazi. Mafi’s vehicle suddenly collides … Continue reading