Nashville, Tennessee-based healthcare payment management company Emdeon has agreed to acquire Nashville-based price transparency company Change Healthcare for approximately $135 million cash upfront with an additional $50 million in potential earnouts. Change Healthcare has raised at least $34 million to date. Emdeon offers revenue management tools to providers, claims management tools to payors, and prescription management tools […]

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Atlanta-based rimidi is piloting its diabetes management and population health software Diabetes+Me in a 129-patient randomized control trial (RCT) with Heritage California ACO, a pioneer accountable care organization. The platform, which includes a mobile device-based patient engagement component, will be vetted for both its ability to lower A1C levels and for softer metrics like patient […]

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Survey: 9 percent know what a health wearable is From Mobil Health News

by Admin 11.21.2014

As a GfK survey found earlier this year, just 6 percent of UK and US consumers currently own a wearable device, but according to mobile industry association MEF’s recent survey of 15,000 consumers in 15 countries across 5 continents, about half of consumers know they exist. “It’s fair to assume most of the above users are wearing some kind [...]

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Self Care Catalysts raises $1.8M for patient analytics platform From Mobil Health News

by Admin 11.20.2014

Digital health software developer Self Care Catalysts raised $1.8 million ($2 million Canadian) in a round led by Prosoft Development. The company has raised $2.4 million ($2.7 million Canadian) to date. Self Care Catalysts launched as a patient research company but have since pivoted to focus on healthcare informatics. The company offers two products, Health Storylines and Patient Storylines. [...]

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