Tag Archives: Todd Park

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

MobiHealthNews broke the news that Aetna will be phasing out the CarePass platform by the end of the year. We’ve had CarePass on stage at Health 2.0 several times, and while Aetna focused their comments on the “valuable lessons learned” … Continue reading

Hospital Pricing Data? More Please!

Anyone operating in the health tech universe for the last few years knows that open health data has been and continues to be a major theme. Current White House Chief Technology Officer Todd Park started talking (NO, YELLING!) about “data … Continue reading

Announcing the Winners of the linkAges Kickoff Weekend Developer Challenge

Cross-posted from the Palo Alto Medical Foundation’s David Druker Center for Health Systems Innovation blog. After an inspiring two-day event, the PAMF Innovation Center is pleased to announce the winners of its linkAges Successful Aging Kickoff Event Developer Challenge. Energized by … Continue reading

Palo Alto Medical Foundation kick off event with Todd Park and Intel

The Palo Alto Medical Foundation’s (PAMF) Innovation Center is inviting the Silicon Valley community to combine its unique talents in developing new ways to help seniors age successfully. On April 14th-15th, PAMF  will host an event at the Computer History Museum … 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

“Transformation driven by a tide of grassroots innovation mojo has already begun”

Rick Gilfillan Director of CMS Innovation Center opened his speech with the declaration, “its a wonderful time to be in health care and to be a health care innovator.” He defined innovators broadly, calling on all business people, investors, entrepreneurs, … Continue reading

What HHS’s Todd Park Wants You to Know

For the past month or so, we’ve been talking about last week’s DC to VC event which gave health information technology startups the chance to pitch their ideas to entrepreneurs and venture capitalists. But DC to VC didn’t start or … Continue reading

Calling All Health Innovators: Health Data Palooza

This week the Health 2.0 team will be at Health Innovation Week DC, and the biggest event there will be the Health Data Initiative Forum. One day, 50 demos, mixing more government and private data than you can imagine. We’ve … Continue reading

Near Chicago next week? Meet Todd Park!

If you’re near or in Chicago next Weds (April 27) and you care about health data, applications or innovation, we highly recommend that you get to a Community Forum on the Health Data Initiative. The formal invite & details follow–Matthew … Continue reading

Inspiration, spirit, connection, optimism–Health 2.0 Spring Fling

It’s been crazy post Health 2.0 Spring Fling in San Diego, I tried do my wrap of highlights and feelings from this Health 2.0 before the plane touched down last week, but I never quite finished them. So with a … Continue reading