Apr20

Novo Nordisk collaborates with healthcare startup to incentivize diabetes medication adherence

The medication adherence collaboration with Novo Nordisk and Sempre Health will focus on incentivizing diabetes patients.

Apr20

Medicare diabetes prevention program grapples with launch challenges

In a first for Medicare, community organizations such as YMCAs and senior centers will run the DPP program, not doctors and hospitals. But many sites are struggling with Medicare‚Äôs contracting requirements and are hesitant to assume demanding adminis…

Apr20

Health IT startup Kyruus brings in $10M to support matching patients with providers

The company will use the funds to expand its product development and delivery teams as it improves its platform and seeks to integrate with other organizations in the healthcare space.

Apr20

Castlight Health digital health report raises question: Which employer wellness tools resonate?

The study surveyed more than 300 “benefits leaders” and 1,000 employees from large companies with more than 1,000 personnel.

Apr19

Cable provider Comcast and insurance group join forces in healthcare partnership

The unique initiative pairs a health insurer with a cable corporation with the goal of improving access to healthcare through health education content and telemedicine.

Apr19

Patient engagement is the key to bundled payment success

As CMS and commercial payers continue to leverage value-based payments, patient engagement will play a critical role in improving quality and driving financial success.

Apr19

How organizations should fuse health IT safety and patient safety

The Partnership for Health IT Patient Safety has unveiled a report that highlights a three-pronged approach for how organizations can make health IT safety a part of their overall safety initiatives.

Apr19

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative boosts the Human Cell Atlas project with 85 research grants

The Initiative is funding $1 million over one year to 85 global research projects that are part of an overall aim to map every type of cell in a healthy human body to boost our understanding of disease.