Tag Archives: WinterTech

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

Trends that Translate into Investment – Examining Consumer Health with Norwest Ventures

With JP Morgan week and Health 2.0 WinterTech converging this week in San Francisco, the digital health space will dive deep into what will characterize investment in 2015 and identify who the major players are. Health 2.0 sat down with … Continue reading

Revolutionizing Retail and Health – Walmart drives care into new settings

One cannot discuss consumer health without addressing the drastically changing environment of care. At Health 2.0 WinterTech: The New Consumer Health Landscape speakers from Walmart, Target, and Optum will join Matthew Holt to dive into how major retailers are disrupting the … Continue reading

The Power of Price – Affordable Alternatives and their Impact on Consumer Health

As the wearable market continues to expand with dozens of new trackers for the body emerging on the market, Health 2.0 sat down with Pivotal Living to discuss the ways one wearable is disrupting the entire market. David Donovick, Co-Founder … Continue reading

Fact vs Fiction – Navigating the Health Care Marketplace with Consumer Reports

At Health 2.0 WinterTech: The New Consumer Health Landscape we are exploring the platforms that empower the informed consumer movement by providing objective reviews of consumer products. Senior Director, of Health Impact and Consumer Reports, Tara Montgomery will be joining … Continue reading

Health is All Around Us : How Our Environment Informs Our Health

As we gear up for Health 2.0 WinterTech, January 15th in San Francisco, Health 2.0 sat down with Environmental Working Group Executive Director, Heather White to discuss the many pathways consumer health advocacy takes and the challenges that continue to keep many … Continue reading

Reactive vs. Proactive Health Care: The Intersection of Payment Reform & Consumer Data Powering Clinical Insight

One of the greatest opportunities that exists in moving from “turnstile medicine” (or fee-for-service) to value-based payment models is the shift from reactive to proactive health care. The focus on accountability for population health forces providers to adopt a completely … Continue reading

Personal Health and The Collective Data

Remember when sharing was a chore? Now that we live in a world where owning a computer, mobile phone, or health device allows us to share thoughts, data, and media at the click of a button, sharing has become fun. … Continue reading

Health 2.0 WinterTech: The Informed Health Consumer’s Knowledge is Power

At the upcoming Health 2.0 WinterTech conference, January 15th in the heart of San Francisco, I will be moderating a discussion on what it means to be an informed health consumer in this digital day and age. Working from the … Continue reading

Health Devices & Interfaces In The New Consumer-Centric Ecosystem

We are a culture obsessed with consumption- that fact is undeniable judging by the sales of Halloween costumes and candy that begin right after the first week in September and the Christmas windows that are stocked well before Thanksgiving even … Continue reading

‘Tis The Season For Consumer Health

Don’t you just love the holidays? It’s not a question. It’s my mantra. To be repeated frequently as I squeeze through the crushing mass of humanity that is the local Whole Foods this time of year, wondering whether that’s joy … Continue reading

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