Rock Weekly: Doc fix bill, fantastic or flop for digital health?
March 30, 2015
Stories of digital health were told ’round the world last week. The UK posted their official guide to mobile health apps (starting with preventive mental health). Iceland became the first nation to map their population’s genome. And here in the U.S., the House passed the ‘doc fix’ bill to change Medicare reimbursement formulas for doctors (here’s why it’s a huge boon for digital health).
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Rock Health In The News
|OrthoSensor||$19M||Bridger Healthcare, The Tullis Growth Fund||Tech Cocktail|
|PatientRoute Systems||$7.7M||Pierpoint Capital, Black Granite Capital||MedCity News|
|Palo Alto Health Sciences||$3.9M||Undisclosed||SEC|
|Hello Heart||$1.3M||Resolute Ventures||MobiHealthNews|
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