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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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Wearable device startup Quanttus raised $19 million in funding from Khosla Ventures and Matrix Partners. Quanttus is developing wearable vital sign monitoring technology that can capture and analyze more than half a million vital sign data points per day. MediSafe, … Continue reading

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simplifyMD EHR achieved 2014 Edition Complete EHR Ambulatory ONC Health IT Certification. The software will support health care providers with Stage 1 and Stage 2 meaningful use measures required to qualify for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act … Continue reading

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BetterDoctor, a provider search platform, raised $2.6M in Seed funding from various investors including SoftTechVC, 500 Startups and Burrill & Co. BetterDoctor has acquired 4M users since its launch in 2012. VitalWare, a health care intelligence company, partnered with Atigeo, … 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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Delta Dental of Kansas, a dental benefits provider, launched a mobile app to help its members manage their oral health and dental benefits. The app also includes access to the national dentist search database, and a toothbrush timer that uses … Continue reading

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention awarded a $47.7M contract to Lockheed Martin, a technology and intelligent security company, for providing information technology, operational and logistics support to the Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response (OPHPR). Health care … 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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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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A recent article in The Los Angeles Times cited publicly available federal government data to demonstrate wide variations in the quality of care at California’s community health centers. The article goes on to say patients can expect access to data … Continue reading

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Geisinger Health System will expand patient access to their doctors’ notes in its Robert Wood Johnson Foundation-funded OpenNotes program. Thus far, 82 percent of participating patients opened at least one EMR note. Kaiser Permanente Northwest (KPNW) joined the Oregon Health … Continue reading

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