Chronic Condition Management

Meet the judges for employee benefits + home health tracks of the startup pitch contest at INVEST Digital Health - MedCity News | 9/8/2020

… held in partnership with Medical Alley , digital health startups will present to judges across four tracks as part of the Pitch Perfect competition. Last week we highlighted the judges for two of the tracks — Chronic Condition Management and Value-based Care and Tech to Improve Payer/Provider Efficiency. This week we reveal judges for the Home Health and Employee Benefits tracks. At MedCity INVEST Digital Health virtual , you’ll hear from …

Alphabet’s Verily plans to use big data to help employers predict health insurance costs | 8/26/2020

… via their smartphone and setting them up with a virtual coach to help manage a chronic condition like diabetes or heart disease. The vision is to eventually integrate Verily’s suite of health devices and chronic condition management tools. “It’s less important how we are precise, and more important to think about why we need to be precise,” she said. 50 new planets, including one as big as Neptune, are identified …

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Bayer Re-Invests in Digital Health Firm One Drop | 8/26/2020

… fees and potential commercial milestone payments. The new agreement demonstrates Bayer’s commitment to its partnership with One Drop and the One Drop vision of data-powered, efficient, personalized self-care as the future of chronic condition management . One Drop’s winning solution is fueled by data, drawing on more than 13 billion diverse health data points from users who have downloaded One Drop over three million times. This data-powered platform …

One Drop: Nearly $100 Million Financing And Commitments From Bayer | 8/25/2020

… and potential commercial milestone payments. This new agreement demonstrates Bayer’s commitment to its partnership with One Drop and the One Drop vision of data-powered, efficient, and personalized self-care as the future of chronic condition management . And One Drop’s solution is fueled by data, drawing on more than 13 billion diverse health data points from users who have downloaded One Drop over three million times. This data-powered platform …

One Drop Announces $98.7M Financing | 8/25/2020

… development fees and potential commercial milestone payments.The new agreement demonstrates Bayer’s commitment to its partnership with One Drop and the One Drop vision of data-powered, efficient, personalized self-care as the future of chronic condition management . One Drop’s winning solution is fueled by data, drawing on more than 13 billion diverse health data points from users who have downloaded One Drop over three million times. This data-powered platform …

One Drop Announces Nearly $100M Financing And Commitments By Bayer | PR Newswire | 8/24/2020

… PRNewsfoto/One Drop) (PRNewsfoto/One Drop) The new agreement demonstrates Bayer’s commitment to its partnership with One Drop and the One Drop vision of data-powered, efficient, personalized self-care as the future of chronic condition management . One Drop’s winning solution is fueled by data, drawing on more than 13 billion diverse health data points from users who have downloaded One Drop over three million times. This data-powered platform …

One Drop to work with Bayer on new digital health care products | 8/24/2020

… fees and potential commercial milestone payments. The new agreement demonstrates Bayer’s commitment to its partnership with One Drop and the One Drop vision of data-powered, efficient, personalized self-care as the future of chronic condition management . One Drop’s winning solution is fueled by data, drawing on more than 13 billion diverse health data points from users who have downloaded One Drop over three million times. This data-powered platform …

Teladoc to Buy Livongo for $18.5b | 8/20/2020

by Carter Holland 21 hours ago Teladoc Health, an industry leader in telehealth, announced on Wednesday that it will acquire Livongo Health for $18.5 billion. The merger will combine Teledoc’s expertise in virtual healthcare with Livongo’s specialty in chronic condition management . Under the agreement’s terms, Livongo shareholders will own about 42 percent of the combined company while Teladoc shareholders will own approximately 58 percent. The combination of the two companies …

VSP® Vision Care and Livongo Data Sharing Partnership Reduces Gaps in Eye Care for Those Living with Diabetes; Drives Increase in Eye Exams and Lowers Healthcare Costs | PR Newswire | 8/20/2020

… all aspects of their health – a win-win for our mutual members and clients.” The comprehensive partnership offers participating employers: Increased enrollment in the Livongo for Diabetes and Livongo for Hypertension programs for improved chronic condition management Increased participation in VSP’s Healthy Innovations Program, which focuses on the early detection and management of eye and related health conditions Improved health outcomes based on higher preventive care compliance rates Lower health …

Cecelia Health Completes $13 Million Series B Financing to Transform Lives of People Living with Diabetes and Other Chronic Conditions | PRWeb | 8/13/2020

… virtual diabetes and mental health clinic with funding from The Helmsley Charitable Trust. “We’re eager to start connecting Cecelia Health with healthcare organizations in our network as they continue to change the landscape of chronic condition management ,” said David Niles, President of G100 Capital. “Our investment in Cecelia Health is driven by our confidence in its team and its proven track record of delivering superior patient outcomes and we believe …

DarioHealth Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results | PR Newswire | 8/12/2020

… to patients and cost savings to payers.” “We believe that recent industry mergers and acquisitions transactions are indicative of the value that is being created in digital therapeutics. As a platform that aids in chronic condition management while facilitating acute care interactions, we believe that Dario has the potential to be a leading platform in the future virtual healthcare world. With a flexible, software based recurring revenue model that can …

In Healthcare, All Signs Point to Digital Transformation and Monetization - Industry analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 8/12/2020

… consumer centered virtual care platform for full spectrum of health needs to address accelerating consumer and client demand.” It goes on to note that its “combination of highly complementary leaders in virtual care and chronic condition management (are) uniquely positioned to unlock the full potential of virtual care.” For 2020, the companies are expected to generate “pro forma revenue of approximately $1.3 billion, representing year over year pro forma growth …

Regional Sales Director, Large Markets - Remote - USA-NM-Rio Rancho | 8/12/2020

… focus will be on the Detroit, Minneapolis and Milwaukee\/Madison area, but you’ll also head up sales in Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, and North and South Dakotas. Given the ground-breaking nature of Livongo’s chronic condition management platform, you will be enabling your clients to achieve new heights of excellence in personalized health solutions. You’ll play an educational role, introducing your clients to a compelling new approach to clinical care …

$DRIO Featured in Fox Business Segment Regarding Telehealth and the Future | 8/11/2020

… digital therapeutics going from here. “In order to treat chronic conditions, it’s very, very important to surround the user 24/7, and digital solutions and digital therapeutic solutions, such as Livongo, is a solution for chronic condition management ,” Raphael stated, referring to Livongo Health Inc.’s (NASDAQ: LVGO) solution in a recent collaboration with Teladoc Health Inc. (NYSE: TDOC). “I think that this is the first of many transactions and mergers …

QualityStocksNewsBreaks – DarioHealth Corp. (NASDAQ: DRIO) Featured in Fox Business Segment Regarding Telehealth and the Future | 8/10/2020

… digital therapeutics going from here. “In order to treat chronic conditions, it’s very, very important to surround the user 24/7, and digital solutions and digital therapeutic solutions, such as Livongo, is a solution for chronic condition management ,” Raphael stated, referring to Livongo Health Inc.’s (NASDAQ: LVGO) solution in a recent collaboration with Teladoc Health Inc. (NYSE: TDOC). “I think that this is the first of many transactions and mergers …

NetworkNewsBreaks – DarioHealth Corp. (NASDAQ: DRIO) Featured in Fox Business Segment Regarding Telehealth and the Future | 8/10/2020

… digital therapeutics going from here. “In order to treat chronic conditions, it’s very, very important to surround the user 24/7, and digital solutions and digital therapeutic solutions, such as Livongo, is a solution for chronic condition management ,” Raphael stated, referring to Livongo Health Inc.’s (NASDAQ: LVGO) solution in a recent collaboration with Teladoc Health Inc. (NYSE: TDOC). “I think that this is the first of many transactions and mergers …

Teladoc’s Stock Price Forecast Sinks After Livongo Deal | 8/10/2020

… COVID-19 pandemic. So far, the stock has more than doubled this year. Creating a new standard for how healthcare is delivered, accessed and experienced around the world. We’re merging with @Livongo and bringing chronic condition management to the full spectrum of health needs being addressed through virtualcare . Read more: https://t.co/86ScAhDkT0 pic.twitter.com/G4ggxbBECW — Teladoc Health (@TeladocHealth) August 5, 2020 What is the Teladoc-Livongo deal about? Teladoc plans …

Digital Therapeutics Are Accelerating Personalization In Healthcare | Forbes | 8/9/2020

… to help clients evaluate solutions, streamline vendor contracting, billing, eligibility verification and reporting. In total, ten solutions are now included as part of the program – addressing a broad range of health care concerns including chronic condition management , musculoskeletal health, stress reduction, mental health management, weight loss, and caregiver support. CVS conducts a rigorous clinical, data security, and user experience evaluation of apps before allowing them to be included in the …

Teladoc Health to Merge With Livongo to Improve Services - August 7, 2020 - Zacks.com | 8/7/2020

… of Teladoc Health and Livongo will own around 58% and 42%, respectively, of the combined company. Benefits of the Deal The merger of the companies, both of which already excel in virtual health and chronic condition management , will create a comprehensive virtual healthcare delivery system. This, in turn, will result in improved health outcomes and reduced costs across the healthcare ecosystem. Moreover, the platform of the combined company will be …

Humana Inc (HUM) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript | 8/6/2020

… to connect with members while being paid for an office visit. For our members, we recognize that the access to preventative care, medication adherence, focus on social determinants and the continuation of our other chronic condition management programs during the pandemic will reduce the likelihood that they will experience negative long-term effects on their health that could result from a lack of access to care. Accordingly, in addition to …

How Teladoc’s blockbuster deal could impact the entire virtual care landscape | FierceHealthcare | 8/6/2020

… in the digital health space,” Gorevic said during a business call with analysts Wednesday. “Teladoc is the only virtual care organization to deliver and enable full spectrum, whole person care, from primary care to chronic condition management and critical care needs from home to hospital worldwide,” he said. Gorevic said “the combination of these two companies was an inevitability”—though one that was “accelerated substantially” by the health crisis that …

Teladoc-Livongo: Is the first digital health megadeal ‘outrageous’ or a starter gun for virtual care M&A? | Healthcare Dive | 8/6/2020

… Arielle Trzcinski Forrester Senior Analyst Chronic care management companies like Livongo’s biggest competitor Omada Health, which recently acquired a virtual physical therapy company, could be attractive options for acquisition. The majority are private, but​ chronic condition management company DarioHealth saw its stock skyrocket almost 30% by early afternoon Wednesday following the Teladoc-Livongo announcement, signaling the market predicts continued activity in the space. “This is a huge vote of confidence …

Teladoc Health and Livongo Merge to Create New Standard in Global Healthcare Delivery, Access and Experience | Globe Newswire | 8/5/2020

The only consumer centered virtual care platform for full spectrum of health needs to address accelerating consumer and client demand Combination of highly complementary leaders in virtual care and chronic condition management uniquely positioned to unlock the full potential of virtual care New high-quality care delivery model creates new category of solutions focused on delivering unrivaled whole-person care for better health outcomes at lower cost Significant quantifiable revenue …

Kinnevik supports the proposed merger between Teladoc Health and Livongo, and will own 4.5 percent of the combined company plus receive USD 143 million in cash consideration | Globe Newswire | 8/5/2020

… the merger, subject to disposals according to customary conditions. The combination joins two highly complementary companies to create an unmatched, comprehensive platform for virtual healthcare delivery. By bringing together leaders in virtual health and chronic condition management , the merger combines: Comprehensive clinical expertise with a rich technology and data-driven experience Prevention and chronic condition management with acute and specialty care Behavior change expertise with data science Global footprint with …

Teladoc Health and Livongo Merge to Create New Standard in Global Healthcare Delivery, Access and Experience NYSE:TDOC | Globe Newswire | 8/5/2020

The only consumer centered virtual care platform for full spectrum of health needs to address accelerating consumer and client demand Combination of highly complementary leaders in virtual care and chronic condition management uniquely positioned to unlock the full potential of virtual care New high-quality care delivery model creates new category of solutions focused on delivering unrivaled whole-person care for better health outcomes at lower cost Significant quantifiable revenue …

Medicaid

In Healthcare, All Signs Point to Digital Transformation and Monetization - Industry analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 8/12/2020

… for healthcare. The first is the announcement of the proposed payment rules for 2021 by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The second is the news that Teledoc Health, a “world leader in … its “combination of highly complementary leaders in virtual care and chronic condition management (are) uniquely positioned to unlock the full potential of virtual care.” For 2020, the companies are expected to generate “pro forma revenue …

Medicare

In Healthcare, All Signs Point to Digital Transformation and Monetization - Industry analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 8/12/2020

… new vision” for healthcare. The first is the announcement of the proposed payment rules for 2021 by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The second is the news that Teledoc Health, a “world … its “combination of highly complementary leaders in virtual care and chronic condition management (are) uniquely positioned to unlock the full potential of virtual care.” For 2020, the companies are expected to generate “pro forma revenue …

COVID-19

DarioHealth Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results | PR Newswire | 8/12/2020

… digital therapeutics market, today reported financial results for the second quarter 2020 and provided a corporate and commercial update. “The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated our ongoing transformation to a business-to-business-to-consumer … created in digital therapeutics. As a platform that aids in chronic condition management while facilitating acute care interactions, we believe that Dario has the potential to be a leading platform in the future virtual healthcare …

CDC

Vivify Health Addresses COVID-19 Pandemic with a Rapid Deployment Plan for Providers to Screen and Monitor Patients Remotely | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 3/16/2020

… self-screen for COVID-19 by answering a series of questions that follow current Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines. The self-screening helps providers scale their availability by reducing the onslaught of … as all current telehealth services. It cannot be used for chronic condition management or principal care management, as those require a chronic condition. CPT codes 99421-99423 (patient-initiated digital communication) and HSPCS codes G2061-G2063 …

Digital Health

Livongo Diabetes and Hypertension Solutions Now Available via Higi Smart Stations at Major Retailers Nasdaq:LVGO | Globe Newswire | 1/9/2020

… for people to determine their risk for chronic conditions, measure and track their health data, and enroll in Livongo’s leading chronic condition management solutions. The program will first be made available in February across nearly … programs that educate and identify unmet care needs, contributing to digital health engagement and better-informed healthcare consumers. Livongo will interact with Higi users through multiple channels, including the launch of its own branded on …

Mental Health

Addressing the Emotional Toll of Pediatric Chronic Conditions | 1/9/2020

Addressing the Emotional Toll of Pediatric Chronic Conditions Hospitals, Doctor Groups Begin Responding to Parents’ Call for Improved Support 9-Jan-2020 8:05 AM EST Available for logged-in reporters only CITATIONS pediatrcs , Chronic Condition Management , Mental Health , emotional well-being Newswise — Be it autism, sickle cell or other life-disrupting health conditions, being the parent of a child with a chronic condition takes a psychological toll. For too many …

Consumer Health Engagement

Livongo Diabetes and Hypertension Solutions Now Available via Higi Smart Stations at Major Retailers Nasdaq:LVGO | Globe Newswire | 1/9/2020

consumer health engagement company with a nationwide network of 10,000 Smart Health Stations, today announced a partnership to create a seamless experience for people to determine their risk for chronic conditions, measure and track their health data, and enroll in Livongo’s leading chronic condition management solutions. The program will first be made available in February across nearly 500 leading pharmacy retail locations in Michigan and will scale across Higi’s full …

Digital Health Engagement

Livongo Diabetes and Hypertension Solutions Now Available via Higi Smart Stations at Major Retailers Nasdaq:LVGO | Globe Newswire | 1/9/2020

… for people to determine their risk for chronic conditions, measure and track their health data, and enroll in Livongo’s leading chronic condition management solutions. The program will first be made available in February across nearly … programs that educate and identify unmet care needs, contributing to digital health engagement and better-informed healthcare consumers. Livongo will interact with Higi users through multiple channels, including the launch of its own branded on …

Health Engagement

Livongo Diabetes and Hypertension Solutions Now Available via Higi Smart Stations at Major Retailers Nasdaq:LVGO | Globe Newswire | 1/9/2020

health engagement company with a nationwide network of 10,000 Smart Health Stations, today announced a partnership to create a seamless experience for people to determine their risk for chronic conditions, measure and track their health data, and enroll in Livongo’s leading chronic condition management solutions. The program will first be made available in February across nearly 500 leading pharmacy retail locations in Michigan and will scale across Higi’s full network …

Population Health

Conversa Honored by Frost & Sullivan for its Clinically Intelligent Connectivity Platform that Improves Care, Enhances Patient and Provider Experience | PR Newswire | 12/10/2019

… post-surgical care, and achieve efficient care coordination,” noted Camlek. “Its sophisticated technology has a wide range of uses including chronic condition management, perioperative care, medication and treatment adherence, digital front door initiatives, and lifestyle … laser-focus on continuous patient care management and real-time population health.” Each year, Frost & Sullivan bestows this award upon the company that demonstrates excellence in growth and customer value. It recognizes the superiority of …

Patient Monitoring

HealthSnap launches new remote patient monitoring functionality | 12/6/2019

patient monitoring functionality to allow healthcare providers to more easily connect with patients, access data from the devices and applications that their patients already use, and track patient eligibility for three new CPT reimbursement codes for remote patient monitoring. As the healthcare industry continues to shift from a delivery model centered around acute care to one built on prevention-based approaches for chronic condition management, HealthSnap’s remote patient monitoring technology …

Remote Patient Monitoring Technology

HealthSnap launches new remote patient monitoring functionality | 12/6/2019

… chronic condition management, HealthSnap’s remote patient monitoring technology is designed to allow healthcare providers to easily collect, aggregate, and analyze remotely generated patient data to deliver the impactful, preventive care that their patients demand. “As consumers adopt a variety of new health technologies, from wearables and applications to doctor-prescribed medical devices, there is tremendous potential for healthcare providers to leverage patient-generated data to expand how they provide care …

Precision Medicine

Optum’s 6 key technology acquisitions, investments in 2019 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/27/2019

… Ventures led the $8 million funding round in September for Kaia Health, which is developing a smartphone-based technology for chronic condition management. The funding will expand the company’s offerings, which currently include a platform … with the startup, which is developing machine learning solutions for precision medicine. The technology matches patients with providers using artificial intelligence and has clients that include health systems, insurers and self-insured employers. More articles …

Health Management

MAXIS GBN selects INTERVENT International as new global wellness partner | PR Newswire | 11/25/2019

… networks, has selected INTERVENT International as its preferred global provider of a suite of designated digital behavior change and population health management solutions. (PRNewsfoto/INTERVENT International) MAXIS GBN has partnered with INTERVENT to enhance its … physical activity, correct nutrition, weight management and tobacco cessation) and chronic condition management. Maternity lifestyle management. Disability condition management to facilitate a faster return-to-work. Mental health, with a focus on stress management, resiliency …

Lifestyle Management

MAXIS GBN selects INTERVENT International as new global wellness partner | PR Newswire | 11/25/2019

lifestyle management (e.g., regular exercise/physical activity, correct nutrition, weight management and tobacco cessation) and chronic condition management. Maternity lifestyle management. Disability condition management to facilitate a faster return-to-work. Mental health, with a focus on stress management, resiliency and wellbeing. Dr. Neil Gordon , CEO of INTERVENT International, said : “The high world-wide prevalence of potentially preventable lifestyle-related chronic diseases and the rising cost of healthcare, provide a …

HIPAA

Save Time and Money and Never Have to Step Foot in a Crowded Doctor’s Office When you Meet with an Amwell Doctor Online - Save 50% Off Your Next Amwell Urgent Care Visit Now! #getwellwithamwell #ad | 11/20/2019

… patients with minor illness and injuries, general health and wellness concerns those needing a prescription refill and even patients needing chronic condition management. Have a question to ask a doctor? Get the care you need … very seriously. Your visit with the doctor is secure and HIPAA compliant. Urgent care is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in all 50 states. All other services and provider availability vary …

Medication Adherence

Humana Pharmacy Wins Specialty Pharmacy Patient Choice Award, Two Years in a Row | Malvern Daily Record | 11/19/2019

medication adherence through chronic condition management for those patients with a specialty medication which can include rare diseases/disorders. Humana Pharmacy is continually improving capabilities to create a better experience for the customers they serve. Examples of the specialty pharmacy team putting care and patient satisfaction first include: Personalized Experience: For patients with chronic, complex health conditions, the team provides a personalized experience throughout their treatment, offering access to a …

Patient Satisfaction

Humana Pharmacy Wins Specialty Pharmacy Patient Choice Award, Two Years in a Row | Malvern Daily Record | 11/19/2019

chronic condition management for those patients with a specialty medication which can include rare diseases/disorders. Humana Pharmacy is continually improving capabilities to create a better experience for the customers they serve. Examples of the specialty pharmacy team putting care and patient satisfaction first include: Personalized Experience: For patients with chronic, complex health conditions, the team provides a personalized experience throughout their treatment, offering access to a disease management team …

Diabetes Management

DarioHealth® Clinical Study Data Highlights the Material Benefit Digital Interventions Have on Glycemic Control in Users with Diabetes | PR Newswire | 11/15/2019

… consumers. The objective of the study was to examine whether digital interventions, based on the Dario system, contribute to better diabetes management. The results suggest that personal health coaching, combined with regular health information captured … delivers to our users by promoting better understanding of their chronic condition management,” said Erez Raphael , Chief Executive Officer of DarioHealth. “We believe that these study results further prove that Dario’s diabetes solutions can assist …

Digital Therapeutics

DarioHealth® Clinical Study Data Highlights the Material Benefit Digital Interventions Have on Glycemic Control in Users with Diabetes | PR Newswire | 11/15/2019

NEW YORK and CAESAREA, Israel , Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – DarioHealth Corp. (Nasdaq: DRIO ) (“DarioHealth” or “Dario”), a leading global, digital therapeutics company, presented new clinical data yesterday at the 19 th Annual Diabetes Technology Meeting … delivers to our users by promoting better understanding of their chronic condition management,” said Erez Raphael , Chief Executive Officer of DarioHealth. “We believe that these study results further prove that Dario’s diabetes solutions can assist …

Clinical Data

DarioHealth® Clinical Study Data Highlights the Material Benefit Digital Interventions Have on Glycemic Control in Users with Diabetes | PR Newswire | 11/15/2019

… Israel , Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – DarioHealth Corp. (Nasdaq: DRIO ) (“DarioHealth” or “Dario”), a leading global, digital therapeutics company, presented new clinical data yesterday at the 19 th Annual Diabetes Technology Meeting (“DTM”) conference in Bethesda … delivers to our users by promoting better understanding of their chronic condition management,” said Erez Raphael , Chief Executive Officer of DarioHealth. “We believe that these study results further prove that Dario’s diabetes solutions can assist …

Digital Health Solutions

DarioHealth® Clinical Study Data Highlights the Material Benefit Digital Interventions Have on Glycemic Control in Users with Diabetes | PR Newswire | 11/15/2019

… provide further evidence of the real value that our program delivers to our users by promoting better understanding of their chronic condition management,” said Erez Raphael , Chief Executive Officer of DarioHealth. “We believe that these … managing chronic disease. To learn more about DarioHealth and its digital health solutions, please go to: http://mydario.com/ . Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements This news release and the statements of representatives and partners of …

Health Coaching

DarioHealth® Clinical Study Data Highlights the Material Benefit Digital Interventions Have on Glycemic Control in Users with Diabetes | PR Newswire | 11/15/2019

… BGavg) and in-range measurements in patients with diabetes using Dario’s digital therapeutics platform and dedicated one-on-one personal health coaching. DarioHealth’s digital therapeutics platform delivers personalized, evidence-based interventions to users that are … delivers to our users by promoting better understanding of their chronic condition management,” said Erez Raphael , Chief Executive Officer of DarioHealth. “We believe that these study results further prove that Dario’s diabetes solutions can assist …

Virtual Care

Premise Health Expands National Nearsite Presence | PR Newswire | 11/13/2019

… chronic condition management, biometric screenings, acute and urgent care, specialist and referral management, women’s health, and virtual care. The Brentwood location also offers pharmacy services, occupational health, fitness, wellness coaching, and massage. “Nearsite centers allow us to deliver greater value to our clients, members, and their families by bringing care closer to where they live, work, and play,” said Premise president Jami Doucette . “Specifically, we have a unique opportunity to …

Advanced Analytics

Apixio Celebrates 10 Years of Healthcare Data Analytics Innovation, Grows Client Base by 35% in 2019 | PR Newswire | 11/13/2019

… Rogers , PhD, Apixio co-founder and Expert in Residence for AI at UCSF SmarterHealth. “We saw an opportunity to use advanced analytics to link all that newly-minted electronic data to improve healthcare. It’s gratifying … continues to grow for its solutions for quality measurement and chronic condition management. They’re also exploring new ways to apply targeted AI analytics to other high-priority problems in healthcare such as appropriateness of care …

DarioHealth

DarioHealth Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results | PR Newswire | 8/12/2020

DarioHealth Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results English Advanced discussions with health plans and self-insured employers furthering our transformation to a B2B2C digital therapeutics leader Established multiple Remote Patient Monitoring agreements in the U.S. and … created in digital therapeutics. As a platform that aids in chronic condition management while facilitating acute care interactions, we believe that Dario has the potential to be a leading platform in the future virtual healthcare …

UnitedHealth Group

ValueHealth gets a new CEO & more — 14 ASC industry notes | Becker’s ASC Review | 6/23/2020

… UnitedHealth Group’s Optum, led a recent $26 million funding round for smartphone-based chronic condition management startup Kaia Health. The newly opened Center for Advanced Healthcare at Brownwood in The Villages, Fla., will eventually include an ASC. Two de novo ASCs are being developed in Michigan, according to Adam Warda, vice president of finance for Smithfield Surgical Partners. Chicago-based Sinai Health System received a $7 million grant for its …

UnitedHealth

ValueHealth gets a new CEO & more — 14 ASC industry notes | Becker’s ASC Review | 6/23/2020

UnitedHealth Group’s Optum, led a recent $26 million funding round for smartphone-based chronic condition management startup Kaia Health. The newly opened Center for Advanced Healthcare at Brownwood in The Villages, Fla., will eventually include an ASC. Two de novo ASCs are being developed in Michigan, according to Adam Warda, vice president of finance for Smithfield Surgical Partners. Chicago-based Sinai Health System received a $7 million grant for its …

PatientsLikeMe

Optum’s presence in healthcare this past year: A timeline | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/16/2020

… by Becker’s Hospital Review. The breakdown includes Optum’s moves since June 2019. June 24, 2019: Optum acquires healthcare technology startup PatientsLikeMe from Chinese company iCarbonX. July 17, 2019: Optum announces its partnership with John Muir … Kaia Health, which is developing a smartphone-based technology for chronic condition management. Oct. 15, 2019: Optum records third-quarter revenue of $28.8 billion , up 13.3 percent year over year. Oct. 16, 2019: Optum launches …

Livongo Health

The Health Transformation Alliance and Welltok Select Livongo as First Marketplace Partner | 3/26/2020

… creating a curated marketplace of these programs on behalf of the over 50 HTA Member/Owners across the nation. Today, Livongo Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: LVGO ) , the leading Applied Health Signals company empowering people with chronic … of focus. Livongo was selected for its comprehensive approach to chronic condition management and proven success working with over 800 organizations, including over 30% of Fortune 500 companies, as of March 2, 2020 . Livongo’s Members …

Vivify Health

Vivify Health Addresses COVID-19 Pandemic with a Rapid Deployment Plan for Providers to Screen and Monitor Patients Remotely | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 3/16/2020

… Texas , March 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – As part of its contribution to reducing the spread of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, Vivify Health, the developer of the nation’s leading connected care platform for remote patient care … as all current telehealth services. It cannot be used for chronic condition management or principal care management, as those require a chronic condition. CPT codes 99421-99423 (patient-initiated digital communication) and HSPCS codes G2061-G2063 …

CVS

Livongo Expands Relationship with CVS Health, Now Part of Chronic Condition Management Platform within Point Solutions Service | Globe Newswire | 3/12/2020

CVS Health pharmacy benefit management clients can now easily implement the Livongo for Diabetes, Hypertension, Weight Management, and Diabetes Prevention programs through an alternative contracting path March 12, 2020 08:30 ET Source: Livongo Health MOUNTAIN … can effectively reach more Members, providing them a better overall chronic condition management experience. This is another significant step in furthering our mission of empowering people with chronic conditions to live better and healthier lives …

CVS Health

Livongo Expands Relationship with CVS Health, Now Part of Chronic Condition Management Platform within Point Solutions Service | Globe Newswire | 3/12/2020

CVS Health pharmacy benefit management clients can now easily implement the Livongo for Diabetes, Hypertension, Weight Management, and Diabetes Prevention programs through an alternative contracting path March 12, 2020 08:30 ET Source: Livongo Health MOUNTAIN … can effectively reach more Members, providing them a better overall chronic condition management experience. This is another significant step in furthering our mission of empowering people with chronic conditions to live better and healthier lives …

CVS Caremark

Livongo Expands Relationship with CVS Health, Now Part of Chronic Condition Management Platform within Point Solutions Service | Globe Newswire | 3/12/2020

… it is available through the CVS Health Point Solutions Management service. Point Solutions Management is a full service offering for CVS Caremark pharmacy benefit management (PBM) clients to contract, onboard, and manage health and care … can effectively reach more Members, providing them a better overall chronic condition management experience. This is another significant step in furthering our mission of empowering people with chronic conditions to live better and healthier lives …

Big Health

CVS adds 5 digital health programs for PBM clients | Healthcare Dive | 3/12/2020

… Big Health. “Plan sponsors increasingly see the value in health care point solutions for improving workforce productivity, satisfaction and overall well-being,” Sree Chaguturu, CMO of CVS Caremark, said in a Wednesday statement . The five new solutions range the gamut from chronic condition management to caregiver support. Hello Heart is an FDA-approved blood pressure monitor, coupled with an app that tracks blood pressure, weight and fitness to trigger alerts …

Conversa Health

Healthgrades and Conversa Launch Coronavirus Chat to Inform Consumers About Latest Information related to COVID-19 and the Coronavirus Outbreak | Business Wire | 3/11/2020

… outbreak shows how essential virtual care has become,” says Philip Marshall, MD, MPH, co-founder and Chief Product Officer for Conversa Health. “By using this secure and private chat technology, we hope to help people … healthcare organizations serve automated, personalized doctor-patient conversation experiences around chronic condition management, post-hospital discharge, pre- and post-surgery, medication adherence, consumer health education and lifestyle health coaching. These automated conversations are leading health …

higi

Livongo Diabetes and Hypertension Solutions Now Available via Higi Smart Stations at Major Retailers Nasdaq:LVGO | Globe Newswire | 1/9/2020

… Higi, a consumer health engagement company with a nationwide network of 10,000 Smart Health Stations, today announced a partnership to create a seamless experience for people to determine their risk for chronic conditions, measure and track their health data, and enroll in Livongo’s leading chronic condition management solutions. The program will first be made available in February across nearly 500 leading pharmacy retail locations in Michigan and will scale across …

Lark Health

Health Technology Executive Dr. Jason Paruthi Joins Lark as Medical Director | BioSpace | 12/19/2019

… Lark Health, the leading chronic disease prevention and management platform using artificial intelligence (AI) counseling, today announced Jason Paruthi , MD has joined the team as Medical Director. Dr. Paruthi is a co-founder of Pangea Nutrition, a science-based meal delivery company for preventing and managing diabetes and obesity. He has also worked in strategy consulting for life science, biotechnology, and medical device companies. “Lark’s chronic condition management and prevention …

Omada Health

Will Omada Health be Digital Health’s Next Big IPO? | Sean Duffy, Omada Health | 12/2/2019

By JESSICA DAMASSA, WTF HEALTH Sean Duffy, CEO of Omada Health, proves why his company is one of those digital health startups everyone’s watching in the chronic condition management space. Never mind the buzz around their latest massive funding round or Livongo’s IPO, the real story here is Sean’s idea about building a “completely digital” care provider for folks with pre-diabetes, type II diabetes, hypertension, and mental health issues …

Premise Health

Premise Health Expands National Nearsite Presence | PR Newswire | 11/13/2019

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. , Nov. 13, Premise Health, the nation’s leading direct health care company, has opened two, state-of-the-art nearsite wellness centers in Brentwood, Tennessee and Plano, Texas , enabling employers in the local markets … wellness centers offer comprehensive primary care services, including preventive exams, chronic condition management, biometric screenings, acute and urgent care, specialist and referral management, women’s health, and virtual care. The Brentwood location also offers pharmacy services …

Accenture Healthcare

Accenture Seeks Emerging Innovators and Disruptors for Its Fourth Annual Accenture HealthTech Innovation Challenge | Business Wire | 9/3/2019

NEW YORK- Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has kicked off the application period for the fourth annual Accenture HealthTech Innovation Challenge , which seeks to support innovative approaches and solutions for improving the way people access, manage and … include solutions that improve wellbeing, care coordination, disease prevention and chronic condition management. Accenture is seeking applications that are focused on healthcare organization buyers. Key criteria for applicants include solution innovations, solution design quality, disruptive …

Fitbit

Fitbit expands healthcare ambitions with new devices, subscription service | FierceHealthcare | 8/28/2019

Wearables company Fitbit is deepening its reach into healthcare with a new premium subscription service for users that offers coaching and personalized insights mined from the health data it collects from 27.3 million users. At … how its fitness tracking devices can play a role in chronic condition management and help address gaps in care management. Six in 10 adults have a chronic condition, and 4 in 10 adults have two …

Apple Health

Fitbit expands healthcare ambitions with new devices, subscription service | FierceHealthcare | 8/28/2019

… and services, Fitbit CEO and co-founder James Park highlighted how its fitness tracking devices can play a role in chronic condition management and help address gaps in care management. Six in 10 adults have … and health and wellness features in a move to outmaneuver Apple as the tech giant moves further into healthcare with its Apple Watch. Besides just providing users health metrics, Fitbit is using machine learning to …

Twine Health

Fitbit expands healthcare ambitions with new devices, subscription service | FierceHealthcare | 8/28/2019

… and services, Fitbit CEO and co-founder James Park highlighted how its fitness tracking devices can play a role in chronic condition management and help address gaps in care management. Six in 10 adults have … digs into healthcare industry with acquisition of personal coaching platform Twine Health The company is transforming its business model from one of episodic device sales and hardware to focusing on services to support consumers’ long …

Eli Lilly

Blink Health brings on 3 Amazon vets, Omada’s CCO hails from pharma, Mount Sinai creates chief data officer role and more digital health hires | MobiHealthNews | 5/29/2019

… Chronic condition management company Omada Health has announced a major hire: a new chief commercial officer who hails from the world of pharma. Wei-Li Shao has held executive roles at Eli Lilly and Company for the past 18 years, leading business units around the world from New Zealand to Taiwan. “When moving into digital health, I was only interested in joining a company that had developed a strong foundation …

Wolters Kluwer

Pharmacies & Drug Stores Industry Near-Term Prospects Bleak - May 21, 2019 - Zacks.com | 5/21/2019

… three in four aging Americans have multiple chronic conditions, clearly indicating the huge untapped market for pharmacy retailers dealing in chronic condition management. Keeping this in mind, CVS Health recently acquired Aetna and Walgreens is … in the United States. Going by an article published in Wolters Kluwer, with this, the retail pharmacy industry has entered a new phase of fierce competition that is compelling pharmacies to further reduce their prescription …

Rock Health

What digital health investors are seeing, seeking in 2019 | MobiHealthNews | 6/7/2019

… toes in. June 06, 2019 Share Digital health’s consistent funding expansion hit a roadblock in the beginning of 2019, with Rock Health, Startup Health and others pegging the year’s first quarter investment below that of … see big tech stepping into “the guts of healthcare,” as chronic condition management or care delivery would be outside of their area of expertise. It was a sentiment generally shared by the rest of the …

After record-setting 2018, digital health venture funding levels off | FierceHealthcare | 4/16/2019

… for initial public offerings in 2019. The last IPO of a U.S. digital health company was in 2016, according to Rock Health . Who is the making the deals? According to the Mercom Capital Group report … KiViHealth, a clinical management software platform, for $10 million, and chronic condition management startup Livongo Health moved into the digital behavioral health space with its acquisition of myStrength for $10 million. Other key findings from …

Humana

Humana Pharmacy Wins Specialty Pharmacy Patient Choice Award, Two Years in a Row | Malvern Daily Record | 11/19/2019

The specialty pharmacy team of Humana Pharmacy, the mail-delivery pharmacy service of Humana Inc. ( NYSE: HUM ) , received the Specialty Pharmacy Patient Choice Award in the PBM/Payer Specialty Pharmacy category for the second year … the team the ability to encourage specialty medication adherence through chronic condition management for those patients with a specialty medication which can include rare diseases/disorders. Humana Pharmacy is continually improving capabilities to create a …

Humana Pharmacy Wins Specialty Pharmacy Patient Choice Award, Two Years in a Row | BioSpace | 11/19/2019

LOUISVILLE, Ky.–( BUSINESS WIRE )– The specialty pharmacy team of Humana Pharmacy, the mail-delivery pharmacy service of Humana, Inc. (NYSE: HUM) , received the Specialty Pharmacy Patient Choice Award in the PBM/Payer Specialty Pharmacy category … the team the ability to encourage specialty medication adherence through chronic condition management for those patients with a specialty medication which can include rare diseases/disorders. Humana Pharmacy is continually improving capabilities to create a …

Erez Raphael

DarioHealth Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results | PR Newswire | 8/12/2020

… COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated our ongoing transformation to a business-to-business-to-consumer (B2B2C) digital therapeutics leader,” said Erez Raphael , Chief Executive Officer of Dario. “We advanced late-stage discussions with health plans … created in digital therapeutics. As a platform that aids in chronic condition management while facilitating acute care interactions, we believe that Dario has the potential to be a leading platform in the future virtual healthcare …

DarioHealth Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2019 Results | PR Newswire | 3/17/2020

… its ability to positively modify user behavior with the goal of better managing chronic conditions for improved health outcomes,” said Erez Raphael, DarioHealth’s Chief Executive Officer. “While we are early in our commercial launch, we … in multiple channels: retailers, self-insured employers, healthcare providers (including chronic condition management companies) and insurers. Launched online membership offering “Membership-in-a-Box” (MIB) package, designed to reach consumers with chronic conditions such as …

Glen Tullman

Teladoc, Livongo to merge in $18.5 billion deal | Modern Healthcare | 8/5/2020

… new board of directors will comprise eight members of Teladoc’s current board and five members of Livongo’s current board, including Glen Tullman, Livongo’s founder and current executive chairman. “We’re confident that this merger is the … will also be able to refer relevant patients to Livongo’s chronic condition management programs for diabetes, pre-diabetes, hypertension and behavioral health. The merger builds on Teladoc’s push to create an integrated acute and specialty …

Livongo using data science for chronic condition management | Healthcare IT News | 11/4/2019

Analytics Livongo using data science for chronic condition management Livongo’s “Applied Health Signals” aggregates and analyzes information to generate insights that could make it easier for individuals to stay healthy, says Glen Tullman, the company’s founder and chairman …

Zane Burke

Teladoc, Livongo to merge in $18.5 billion deal | Modern Healthcare | 8/5/2020

… investment analysts Wednesday. Tullman previously served as CEO of Allscripts Healthcare Solutions. The announcement did not specify whether Livongo CEO Zane Burke, former Cerner Corp. president, would have a role at the combined company. The … will also be able to refer relevant patients to Livongo’s chronic condition management programs for diabetes, pre-diabetes, hypertension and behavioral health. The merger builds on Teladoc’s push to create an integrated acute and specialty …

The Health Transformation Alliance and Welltok Select Livongo as First Marketplace Partner | PR Newswire | 3/26/2020

… 2 , HTA Member/Owners identified this as their priority area of focus. Livongo was selected for its comprehensive approach to chronic condition management and proven success working with over 800 organizations, including over 30% of … of physician offices and hospitals,” said Livongo Chief Executive Officer Zane Burke . “With remote patient monitoring and 24x7 telehealth access to our Certified Diabetes Educators and other health coaches, Livongo provides the right solution at …

Jennifer Schneider

Livongo Diabetes and Hypertension Solutions Now Available via Higi Smart Stations at Major Retailers Nasdaq:LVGO | Globe Newswire | 1/9/2020

… for people to determine their risk for chronic conditions, measure and track their health data, and enroll in Livongo’s leading chronic condition management solutions. The program will first be made available in February across nearly … platform, all within their daily routines,” said Livongo President Dr. Jennifer Schneider, M.D., M.S. “This experience effectively strengthens Livongo’s AI+AI engine by aggregating important consumer health information, shared with their consent, from their daily …

Livongo Diabetes and Hypertension Solutions Now Available via Higi Smart Stations at Major Retailers | Globe Newswire | 1/9/2020

… for people to determine their risk for chronic conditions, measure and track their health data, and enroll in Livongo’s leading chronic condition management solutions. The program will first be made available in February across nearly … platform, all within their daily routines,” said Livongo President Dr. Jennifer Schneider, M.D., M.S. “This experience effectively strengthens Livongo’s AI+AI engine by aggregating important consumer health information, shared with their consent, from their daily …

Brian Kalis

Accenture Seeks Emerging Innovators and Disruptors for Its Fourth Annual Accenture HealthTech Innovation Challenge | Business Wire | 9/3/2019

… ideas from startups that deliver new solutions for health organizations to improve the lives of consumers, clinicians and employees,” said Brian Kalis , managing director of digital health and innovation at Accenture. “Since its inception, the … include solutions that improve wellbeing, care coordination, disease prevention and chronic condition management. Accenture is seeking applications that are focused on healthcare organization buyers. Key criteria for applicants include solution innovations, solution design quality, disruptive …

Accenture Seeks Emerging Innovators and Disruptors for Its Fourth Annual Accenture HealthTech Innovation Challenge | Business Wire | 9/3/2019

… ideas from startups that deliver new solutions for health organizations to improve the lives of consumers, clinicians and employees,” said Brian Kalis , managing director of digital health and innovation at Accenture. “Since its inception, the … include solutions that improve wellbeing, care coordination, disease prevention and chronic condition management. Accenture is seeking applications that are focused on healthcare organization buyers. Key criteria for applicants include solution innovations, solution design quality, disruptive …

State of Arizona

Hoy Health, LLC Launches First Bilingual Telemedicine + Medication Program HoyDoc+ | 6/15/2020

… of medication from a selection of over 600 prescription drugs, all at a low price. The program is available in Arizona, California, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, New York, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, and Texas, and will … offering solutions relative to medication access, medication adherence, telehealth and chronic condition management programs. Hoy Health’s core businesses include HoyMEDS, a prescription medication discount program; HoyRX, a medication discount voucher program; HoyCCM, a clinical chronic …

Hoy Health, LLC Launches First Bilingual Telemedicine + Medication Program HoyDoc+ | PR Newswire | 6/15/2020

… of medication from a selection of over 600 prescription drugs, all at a low price. The program is available in Arizona , California , Georgia , Illinois , Maryland , New York , Puerto Rico , Rhode Island , and Texas , and will … offering solutions relative to medication access, medication adherence, telehealth and chronic condition management programs. Hoy Health’s core businesses include HoyMEDS, a prescription medication discount program; HoyRX, a medication discount voucher program; HoyCCM, a clinical chronic …

State of California

Hoy Health, LLC Launches First Bilingual Telemedicine + Medication Program HoyDoc+ | 6/15/2020

… medication from a selection of over 600 prescription drugs, all at a low price. The program is available in Arizona, California, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, New York, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, and Texas, and will roll … offering solutions relative to medication access, medication adherence, telehealth and chronic condition management programs. Hoy Health’s core businesses include HoyMEDS, a prescription medication discount program; HoyRX, a medication discount voucher program; HoyCCM, a clinical chronic …

Hoy Health, LLC Launches First Bilingual Telemedicine + Medication Program HoyDoc+ | PR Newswire | 6/15/2020

… medication from a selection of over 600 prescription drugs, all at a low price. The program is available in Arizona , California , Georgia , Illinois , Maryland , New York , Puerto Rico , Rhode Island , and Texas , and will roll … offering solutions relative to medication access, medication adherence, telehealth and chronic condition management programs. Hoy Health’s core businesses include HoyMEDS, a prescription medication discount program; HoyRX, a medication discount voucher program; HoyCCM, a clinical chronic …

State of Georgia

Hoy Health, LLC Launches First Bilingual Telemedicine + Medication Program HoyDoc+ | 6/15/2020

… from a selection of over 600 prescription drugs, all at a low price. The program is available in Arizona, California, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, New York, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, and Texas, and will roll out … offering solutions relative to medication access, medication adherence, telehealth and chronic condition management programs. Hoy Health’s core businesses include HoyMEDS, a prescription medication discount program; HoyRX, a medication discount voucher program; HoyCCM, a clinical chronic …

Hoy Health, LLC Launches First Bilingual Telemedicine + Medication Program HoyDoc+ | PR Newswire | 6/15/2020

… from a selection of over 600 prescription drugs, all at a low price. The program is available in Arizona , California , Georgia , Illinois , Maryland , New York , Puerto Rico , Rhode Island , and Texas , and will roll out … offering solutions relative to medication access, medication adherence, telehealth and chronic condition management programs. Hoy Health’s core businesses include HoyMEDS, a prescription medication discount program; HoyRX, a medication discount voucher program; HoyCCM, a clinical chronic …

State of Illinois

Hoy Health, LLC Launches First Bilingual Telemedicine + Medication Program HoyDoc+ | 6/15/2020

… a selection of over 600 prescription drugs, all at a low price. The program is available in Arizona, California, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, New York, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, and Texas, and will roll out to … offering solutions relative to medication access, medication adherence, telehealth and chronic condition management programs. Hoy Health’s core businesses include HoyMEDS, a prescription medication discount program; HoyRX, a medication discount voucher program; HoyCCM, a clinical chronic …

Hoy Health, LLC Launches First Bilingual Telemedicine + Medication Program HoyDoc+ | PR Newswire | 6/15/2020

… a selection of over 600 prescription drugs, all at a low price. The program is available in Arizona , California , Georgia , Illinois , Maryland , New York , Puerto Rico , Rhode Island , and Texas , and will roll out to … offering solutions relative to medication access, medication adherence, telehealth and chronic condition management programs. Hoy Health’s core businesses include HoyMEDS, a prescription medication discount program; HoyRX, a medication discount voucher program; HoyCCM, a clinical chronic …

State of Maryland

Hoy Health, LLC Launches First Bilingual Telemedicine + Medication Program HoyDoc+ | 6/15/2020

… selection of over 600 prescription drugs, all at a low price. The program is available in Arizona, California, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, New York, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, and Texas, and will roll out to other … offering solutions relative to medication access, medication adherence, telehealth and chronic condition management programs. Hoy Health’s core businesses include HoyMEDS, a prescription medication discount program; HoyRX, a medication discount voucher program; HoyCCM, a clinical chronic …

Hoy Health, LLC Launches First Bilingual Telemedicine + Medication Program HoyDoc+ | PR Newswire | 6/15/2020

… selection of over 600 prescription drugs, all at a low price. The program is available in Arizona , California , Georgia , Illinois , Maryland , New York , Puerto Rico , Rhode Island , and Texas , and will roll out to other … offering solutions relative to medication access, medication adherence, telehealth and chronic condition management programs. Hoy Health’s core businesses include HoyMEDS, a prescription medication discount program; HoyRX, a medication discount voucher program; HoyCCM, a clinical chronic …