3 things you should know about digital health
October 12, 2015
A few thoughts came up last week and we’d love your reactions here.
- How do we make value-based care work? Food for thought—the GAO found that value-based incentive payments have not led to better care quality.
- Will Google win in healthcare? On one hand, Google Flu Trends failed. On the other, the NIH’s mental health chief just joined their ranks. He explains why.
- Telemedicine is vital to healthcare reform—so how do we utilize it appropriately?
If you missed our own Rock Health Summit—here's some just-released footage.
Senators Set Sights On Revamping Federal EMR Rules
Tweet | National Journal
Estonia Wants To Collect The DNA Of All Its Citizens Too
Tweet | The Atlantic
The Social Cost Of FDA’s Bias Against New Technology
Tweet | MobiHealthNews
Rock Health In The News
Who’s Responsible For Your Uber Driver’s Health Coverage? Stride Health
Tweet | KQED
|CareSync||$18M||Clearwell Group, Travis Bond, Tullis Health Investors, Harbert Venture Partners, Greycroft Partners, Merck Global Health Innovation Fund||MobiHealthNews|
|Binary Fountain||$16M||HLM Venture Partners, Providence Ventures, Pioneer Venture Partners||VC News Daily|
|Hixme||$10.1M||KPCB||The Wall Street Journal|
|Datu Health||$10M||St. Joseph Health||HIT Consultant|
|Clue||$7M||Mosaic Venture Partners, Union Square Ventures||Bloomberg|
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