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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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Breezie, a UK-based personalized web system designed for people who are less familiar with digital technology, easily exceeded their £1,008,000 fundraising goal on CrowdBnk. Apple periodically lists apps for particular people, and even with their new Health app, Apple recently … Continue reading

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Verizon launched Verizon Virtual Visits, which connects patients remotely to a clinician for colds, flus, sore throats or other simple, acute conditions. Users complete and send intake forms to providers and can then “see” a doctor via video on their … Continue reading

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Grand Rounds raised $40 million in Series B funding led by Greylock Partners. Grand Rounds is building a consulting network for companies to provide their employees with access to health care advice and treatment from physicians and specialists across the … Continue reading

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RxAnte shared the results from its 2013 RxEffect pilot program. With 24,000 Medicare Advantage members and their health care providers using the RxEffect dashboard, which uses claims data to provide actionable adherence information, RxAnte found significant improvement in adherence rates … Continue reading

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Wellframe secured $1.5M in seed funding. Wellframe is a Boston-based company that combines mobile technology and artificial intelligence to amplify caring clinical relationships by engaging patients in personalized care plans. Remedy debuted at DEMO Spring 2014 in San Francisco, Calif. … Continue reading

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UK-based BlueMaestro debuted a dishwasher-proof smart pacifier, which has a built-in temperature sensor that will track a baby’s temperature over time. The pacifier transmits information to the parents’ iOS and Android devices through Bluetooth Smart and a companion app. IMS … Continue reading

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WiserTogether, a cloud-based health decision-making platform, partnered with Truven Health Analytics, a provider of health care analytics solutions, to provide employers and health care plans with solutions to help their consumers make better healthcare decisions. LionsGate Technology, the Canadian company … Continue reading

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A new wearable device that launched on Indiegogo claims to be the first to measure a user’s strength. The device, PUSH, calculates metrics such as reps, sets, force, power, balance, speed, explosive strength, one rep max, volume load, and tempo. The FDA … Continue reading

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MediSafe, a medicine adherence application, raised $1M in Series A funding. The round was led by TriVentures and lool Ventures, with angel investors Eyal Gura, Yadin Kaufmann and Yair Schindel joining in. FDA released the final guidelines for regulating mobile … 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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