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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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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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Amazing Charts partnered with cloud-based answering service Ringadoc to improve after-hours patient-provider communication. Ringadoc allows physicians to access and respond to after-hours messages with any device. Global health crowdfunding platform Watsi raised a $1.2 million seed round. Watsi accepts donations from $5 … Continue reading

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United Health Centers of San Joaquin Valley will bring WellFX to its patient population of 50,000 as well as its employees. WellFX is a social platform that allows users to interact with patients who face similar health issues. EClinicalWorks, a … Continue reading

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Limeade, which created a wellness platform for employees, received $5 million in Series B financing from TVC Capital, a private equity firm that focuses on investing in software companies. Limeade, founded in 2006, has raised $8.5 million to date. DICOM … Continue reading

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MIT Technology Review reported on Kenyans’ widespread use of mobile apps in an article called “Kenya Has Mobile Health App Fever.” Shimba Technologies, a Nairobi-based company that has $100K in seed money from a European VC, released a new app … Continue reading

Jawbone Gets Into Health

 Wireless gadget creator, Jawbone, is hoping to solve the challenge of getting consumers to become engaged in their health with the introduction of UP, a device that automatically engages with consumers. UP is a small wristband designed to be worn … Continue reading

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Evoz, a start-up founded by two tech product developers and a businesswoman, has launched their new iPhone app that allows you to convert your cell phone into a baby monitor. Withings (they offer the scale and new blood pressure cuff) … Continue reading