August 22, 2017
Health IT vendors Interpreta and Higi are partnering to integrate biometric data from Higi with clinical, claims and genomic data from Interpreta.
Interpreta works in the realm of precision medicine, continuously interpreting and synchronizing clinical and genomics data in real time to create a personalized roadmap to enable the orchestration of timely care, the company said.
Higi operates the...
August 22, 2017
Stride Health, a company that provides benefits for independent workers, has raised $23.5 million in a Series B financing round led by F-Prime Capital Partners, with participation from existing investors Venrock and New Enterprise Associates -- as well as new investors, including Portag3 Ventures.
The additional capital will fuel the expansion of Stride Health’s benefits offerings, with an eye...
December 12, 2016
By Chris Edwards, Chief Marketing Officer, Validic
When it comes to embracing established trends, a good thing is hard to resist. That’s true for calorie-laden favorites that resurface each holiday season—as well as proven technologies that lead to better results. While there are many in the healthcare industry who are embracing the benefits of patient-generated health data (PGHD)—there are...
December 5, 2016
By: Chris Edwards, Chief Marketing Officer, Validic
The evidence in the market is clear: patient-generated health data (PGHD) is an essential tool for optimized care. As the volume of patient-generated data expands and care continues to move outside of the four walls of the hospital, health systems are increasingly leveraging PGHD to derive actionable insights and communicate with patients in...
November 15, 2016
In 2004 at 60 years old, Michael was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes.
Michael is a patient of the Palo Alto Medical Foundation within Sutter Health. He is currently enrolled in a pilot demonstration Validic and Sutter Health are conducting to identify best practices, policies and workflows for implementing PGHD into the healthcare system.
The diabetes-focused pilot demonstration is part of a...
November 1, 2016
By: Jennifer Plumer, Director of Market Development, Validic
With healthcare costs rapidly rising, many stakeholders—including payers, providers, pharma, wellness companies and employers—are looking for ways to better manage the health and chronic conditions of our country’s population. For the 157 million Americans in the civilian workforce, who has more daily access and the opportunity to help...
October 7, 2016
We've come to the end of the third quarter, so we at MobiHealthNews have looked into our archives and rounded up the major stories of the quarter for the hospital, pharma, and insurance sectors. Read on for provider, pharma, and payer news.
The third quarter of 2016 has provided a steady stream of provider news. From partnerships that blend traditional healthcare systems with digital...
September 27, 2016
By: Ryan Beckland, President and Co-Founder, Validic
We all know that we need to move toward creating a value-based care system and patient-generated health data is vital to that transition. But not everyone understands how quickly we need to move. There are significant business risks to hospitals and health systems that do not adopt and utilize digital health. Let me tell you why.
April 14, 2016
As we do every quarter, MobiHealthNews has rounded up our Q1 2016 coverage into a handful of longform stories. This section is focused on provider-related digital health news. Skip ahead using these links to read Q1 digital health news roundups about M&A, payers, pharma, and funding.
Big movers in Q1: Apple, Harvard and Stanford
Apple once again made some big announcements this quarter that...
December 22, 2015
There was a lot of provider news in 2015, with hospitals across the country deploying digital health tools not only in pilots but sometimes in full-scale deployments. The list of notable example below, while long, is by no means comprehensive.
Trend: New joint ventures
Some hospital systems launched new business ventures focused specifically on digital health. In February, telecom giant Cox...