The patient experience: Where the digital and healthcare worlds overlap

A new consumer survey from found 80 percent of patients have used the Internet to make a healthcare-related search in the past year.


Iora Health raises $100M with plans to double number of Medicare patients it serves

The funding comes as competition for the Medicare population by startup and growth-stage companies intensifies, not only from other technology-led healthcare organizations like Iora but also from the likes of CVS Health and more established companies …


What are the consequences of Supreme Court siding with Epic Systems on binding arbitration?

Thanks to the #MeToo moment, people are increasingly aware that many claims about employer misconduct never see the light of day. The employer’s ability to lock employees into binding arbitration is now, finally, being understood as a way for employe…


The Collaborative Revolution: Aging Americans Summit 2018

America is aging—fast. By the end of the decade, there will be more people over […]


FDA is throwing shade on these drugmakers

The FDA commissioner is singling out companies that he says have blocked access to product samples needed to make generics.


Trump picks Acting Secretary Robert Wilkie to lead VA after department signs EHR contract with Cerner

Shortly after the VA inked a $10 billion contract with Cerner, President Trump unexpectedly announced he will nominate VA Acting Secretary Robert Wilkie to lead the department permanently.


Rain Therapeutics scores $18 million Series A round for lung cancer drug

The company plans a Phase II study next year in a subset of non-small cell lung cancer patients who usually don’t respond to existing therapies.


Telehealth startup MediSprout emphasizes the doctor-patient relationship

Using its V2MD solution, the New York City startup seeks to build on the continuity of an existing relationship between a physician and his or her patient.