The medication adherence collaboration with Novo Nordisk and Sempre Health will focus on incentivizing diabetes patients.
Novo Nordisk collaborates with healthcare startup to incentivize diabetes medication adherence
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’s contracting requirements and are hesitant to assume demanding adminis…
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.