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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

Video from SXSW: “Crowdsourcing a Revolution: Can We Fix Healthcare?”

On March 10th, 2012, Health 2.0′s Co-Chairman, CEO and our fearless leader, Indu Subaiya participated in a SXSW panel, providing a great overview of Health 2.0′s challenge and code-a-thon process from the perspective of developers and companies new to health … Continue reading

Health 2.0 and StartUp Health co-host @ SXSW

SXSW attendees line up to get into the Health 2.0 and StartUp Health party in downtown Austin, Texas. Last week, Health 2.0 and StartUp Health threw down at the Hanger Lounge in Austin, Texas during the SXSW Interactive festival. A … Continue reading

Results from the Health 2.0 and AT&T’s Official SXSW Hackathon

Last week, Health 2.0 and AT&T wrapped up SXSW Interactive’s Official Mobile App Hackathon. To compete with the marketing glitz and UX glam of the other SXSWi events, we altered our traditional code-a-thon model. In addition to our normal health … Continue reading

Big Data: the Most Confusing Tech Buzzword

“Big Data” is the most confusing tech buzzword of the decade, according to the Global Language Monitor, an analytics company that tracks cultural language trends. GLM uses a proprietary algorithm, which factors in long-term trends and short-term changes, to analyze … Continue reading

SXSW Crowdsourcing a Revolution: Can We Fix Healthcare?

The SXSW Interactive morning kicked off with panel examining how challenges could be used to fix healthcare, spur new business models, and avoid prize and app fatigue. Health 2.0 has been participating in a series of events here at SXSW … Continue reading

Todd Park Named New U.S. Chief Technology Officer

  The Obama Administration announced today that Todd Park will be the new U.S Chief Technology Officer. Park is moving from his role as CTO of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to fill the position left by … Continue reading

Health 2.0 joins forces with AT&T for SXSW Hackathon

Health 2.0 is excited to join forces with AT&T to host SXSW’s official Mobile App Hackathon on March 9th, 2012. Health 2.0 and AT&T are challenging developers, UI/UX designers and researchers to build mobile health applications over the course of … Continue reading

SXSW Panel Picker – We Want Your Vote!

It’s SXSW Panel Picker voting time! After our popular 2011 SXSW session, Health Data Everywhere: Not a Drop to Link?, we knew we had to get back for more!  This year our proposed panel is called Big Data and Health: From Gathering … Continue reading