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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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A new bipartisan bill called the 21st Century Care for Military & Veterans Act (H.R. 3507) will allow telehealth services to be eligible for reimbursement for active-duty service members, veterans, retirees and dependents under TRICARE, the Department of Veterans Affairs … Continue reading

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Evolent Health, a health care analytics company, raised $100M in Series B funding from The Advisory Board, UPMC Health Plan and TPG Growth. This brings Evolent’s total funding to $124.5M. Amulyte, a medical device company, launched an equity-based crowdfunding campaign … Continue reading

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Xerox, best known for making copies, is now delivering health care business news via healthbizdecoded.com. The site publishes about one story per day on topics ranging from health policy to new technologies to regulatory issues. A bill introduced in Congress … Continue reading

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Kit Check, a company that provides automated hospital pharmacy kit processing software, announced that its customers have tagged and tracked over 500,000 medications with its cloud-based software solution, saving hospitals an estimated 35,000 man-hours. Kmart will offer LDM Group’s PharmacistCare … Continue reading

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Modernizing Medicine, a provider of cloud-based, specialty-specific electronic medical record (EMR) system, raised $14M in Series C funding from Summit Partners, bringing its total equity funding to $29M. Qstream, a provider of mobile health care education platform, was selected by … Continue reading

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InteraXon, creators of Muse: the brain sensing headband, announced a $6 million Series A financing round from Horizons Ventures, OMERS Ventures, A-Grade Investments, ff Venture Capital, Felicis Ventures, and Bridge Builders Collaborative. The New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC) announced that … Continue reading

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Glow, a data company providing health insurance solutions, raised $6M in funding from Founders Fund, Andreessen Horowitz, and several strategic angel investors. The company’s Glow app helps women track their fertility and pregnancy, as well as access a non-profit infertility … Continue reading

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Withings, maker of health and wellness monitoring devices and applications, raised $30M in funding, bringing its total funding to date to $33.8M. Key investors include Bpifrance, Idinvest Partners, 360 Capital Partners and Ventech. ConsultingMD, a platform for patients to connect … Continue reading

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Comprehend Systems raised an $8.4 million first round of funding led by Sequoia Capital. The funding will support further development of the company’s cloud-based clinical data insights software. A pilot program at the University of Texas at Austin launched to … Continue reading

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The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released the Health Information Technology Patient Safety Action & Surveillance Plan. The plan outlines methods to increase knowledge of the impact of health IT on patient safety, eliminate technology related medical … Continue reading

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