Wellbe and Meriter-UnityPoint Health Named Winners of 2015 eHealthcare Leadership Award

Wellbe and Meriter-UnityPoint Health received a gold award recognition for Best Care/Disease Management because of their outstanding digital communication to orthopedic patients at a special presentation in Orlando, FL on November 11 during the 19th Annual Healthcare Internet Conference (HCIC). Winners of the 2015 eHealthcare Leadership Awards were selected from nearly 1,000 entries by a panel […]

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Madison Health Tech Community Gains Momentum in 2015

Madison, Wis. – April 13, 2015 – The fast-growing Madison health IT community will be represented by at least 13 companies this week in Chicago at the industry’s leading annual conference, which brings together more than 35,000 healthcare IT professionals, clinicians, executives and vendors from around the world. The Madison companies, which span a wide range […]

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PRESS: mHealth prominent in HX360 Innovation Challenge semi-finalists

Several very familiar names in the mHealth field are semi-finalists for the inaugural HX360 Innovation Challenge. The semi-finalists, which include companies using mHealth and telehealth for behavioral health, ICU care, senior care, emergency care and smartphone-based solutions, among others, could be asked to pitch their solutions at HIMSS15 next month. Read more from mHealthNews.

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Standardization vs. Personalization: Can Healthcare Do Both?

Usually when personalization is mentioned in the world of healthcare thoughts jump to genetics and personalized medicine with custom cancer drugs and medical devices. However, there is another type of personalization that can be applied to healthcare, to make each patient feel like an individual, rather than just “one of the masses.” The world of […]

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Aver Informatics and Wellbe Announce Collaboration on Episodic Care Analytics

Aver Informatics, Inc. and Wellbe, Inc. announced a collaboration today at the Medical Informatics World conference in Boston to pair their two healthcare solutions to tackle the complexities of value-based episodes of care. “Healthcare administrators making the transition to accountable care have a real need for visibility and data across the entire episode, regardless of […]

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Is the Phrase “Patient Engagement” Overused?

There is a point when a word or phrase becomes so overused, generalized and convoluted that it essentially becomes meaningless to its audience. For example, here are the 9 most overused corporate buzzwords and clichés (think outside the box, win-win, team player, etc.) I believe the term “patient engagement” is headed towards passing its expiration […]

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