Tag Archives: Stanford University

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

News & Updates

The non-profit SoCal Entrepreneurial Ecosystems Development (SoCal EED) introduced a new accelerator in San Diego called the Wireless Health Hub. It will focus on developing wireless medical devices, personal health products and services and health related software applications. Luminate Health, … Continue reading

Gauss Surgical Measures Blood Loss with a Smartphone

With five startups under his belt, Stanford University professor Dr. Milton McColl has been at the forefront of the health startup world for over 15 years. This time, along with co-founder Siddarth Satish, he designed a smartphone application that aims to … Continue reading

News & Updates

A study funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality concluded that evidence of the benefits of clinical decision-support systems (CDSSs) is sparse. A review of 148 randomized, controlled trials found that CDSSs don’t significantly impact clinical, economic, workload … Continue reading

Stanford Startups Focus on Health Care

The fall class of startups out of Stanford University demonstrated their products Thursday night at StartX Demo Day. StartX is an accelerator that provides mentorship, workshops and free business resources, like office space in AOL’s Palo Alto offices, to Stanford … Continue reading