June 28, 2019
Looking to the personalized medicine space, Blue Shield of California announced yesterday that it is relaunching its wellness platform Wellvolution, angling to give its members options on how to pursue individualized health and wellness goals.
The new technology is born from a collaboration between the insurer and Solera Health, a digital marketplace for benefits and chronic disease management...
May 23, 2019
This morning predictive analytics company Cardinal Analytx announced a $22 million Series B funding round. The latest raise was led by Kleiner Perkins' John Doerr, with participation from GuideWell Mutual Holding Corporation, Blue Shield California and Premera Blue Cross.
The announcement is coupled with the news that John Doerr will be joining the Palo Alto, California-based company’s board of...
January 22, 2013
Earlier this month Nant Health, the healthcare company that is a part of Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong's tight-lipped NantWorks portfolio of companies, raised $31 million in two rounds of funding, according to SEC filings. Another NantWorks company, NantiD, which appears to be the next generation of the iVisit LookTel technology that Nant acquired a few years ago, raised an additional $15 million in...
January 25, 2012
Blue Shield of California (BSC) announced this week a five-year contract with HP Enterprise Services to help the insurer to more cost-effectively bring products and services to members quicker, while helping the health plan better manage its membership and claims processing systems. Blue Shield of California told InformationWeek that it is also moving to a client-server architecture to support...