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Medtronic, American Well Partner on Integrated Telehealth Service

Medtronic announced this week it will partner with American Well on a complete telehealth solution aimed specifically at patients with […]

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LifeWallet Tries to Bring Coordinated & Consumer-Driven Care to Florida

Launched in 2014 by a former Apple exec, LifeWallet is targeting the enormous care coordination market, with a goal of […]

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A Candid Conversation: Where does the Telehealth Data Go?

An earlier story today covers telehealth platform Avizia’s acquisition of Carena, a 17-year-old company that has been building the technology behind […]

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Telehealth Consolidation: Avizia Acquires Carena

On Tuesday, Virginia-based telehealth provider Avizia announced they had acquired Seattle-based virtual care provider Carena. [The deal will] further strengthen […]

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What are the Facilitators and Barriers to eHealth Adoption for Chronic Conditions? A Study

Management of chronic health conditions is one of the costliest components of our healthcare system and thus ripe for disruption […]

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Fitness & Nutrition App 8fit Raises $7M, Boasts 10M Users

Berlin-based 8fit fancies itself in a different category than most other fitness or nutrition apps, competing with the likes of […]

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Reinventing the 9-1-1 Experience for the Elderly: Call9 Raises a $24M Series B

The problem Brooklyn-based Call9 set out to solve was two-fold. The first is more well-known: seniors—particularly those who live in […]

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Apple & American Well Partner to Test Apple Watch’s Accuracy in Heart Monitoring

Amidst the unveiling of its long-anticipated iPhone X and other new gadgets on Tuesday, Apple also announced a partnership with […]

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Entrepreneur of the Week: Dr. Mylea Charvat, Savonix, Inc.

Aiming to be a global leader in behavioral health, Savonix has developed an evidence-based, low-cost cognitive test that is integrated […]

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Study Shows Telehealth May Increase Doctor Visits

Telehealth is supposed to be a time- and cost-saving way for patients to avoid in-person visits to the doctor. This […]

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