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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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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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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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Electronic Skin? A New Generation of Wearable Sensors Arrives

When researchers from South Korea’s Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology and Northwestern University’s Center for Bio-Integrated Electronics set […]

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Digital Stethoscope Startup Has Finger on Pulse of Health Tech

What started as a spring break project for a UC Berkeley student has turned into a successful startup for the […]

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Exploring How Consumers Innovate Health Care

The American Hospital Association recently held a forum for hospital administrators to discuss the ways that consumers and the consumerization […]

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Doctor-Funded Fruit Street Health Raises $3M

This week we ran an opinion piece on why physicians so rarely found startups even though it means the sector […]

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Why do Doctors Rarely Found Digital Health Startups?

It is well known within the tech startup community that domain expertise is essential for success. And in healthcare, it’s […]

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Telehealth Providers Can Take a Few Lessons from Retail to Speed Adoption

The stage is set for telemedicine to really take hold, says Christine Smalley, writing for MedCityNews. A number of factors […]

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