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Care Coordination Challenge Competitors Advance to Phase II

Earlier this year, the Department of Veteran’s Affairs launched the Care Coordination for Improved Outcomes Challenge. This competition is an effort to crowdsource algorithm based solutions that will pinpoint gaps and conflicts in patient treatment plans. The goal is for … Continue reading

Care Coordination Challenge Competitors Advance to Phase II

Earlier this year, the Department of Veteran’s Affairs launched the Care Coordination for Improved Outcomes Challenge. This competition is an effort to crowdsource algorithm based solutions that will pinpoint gaps and conflicts in patient treatment plans. The goal is for … Continue reading

Doctors as Users, Building Tech for the Clinician’s Office

Just as digital health apps empower patients to engage with their own health needs, improved technology has the ability to change the way providers deliver care. Not only is there a need for tools to improve the workflow of doctors … Continue reading

Transform Physician Practices in the AMA & MGMA Practice Innovation Challenge!

With the health care landscape morphing rapidly and continuously, physician practices must find new ways to adapt to changing times. Physicians are looking for new ways to transform their practice in order to achieve better patient experience and population health while … Continue reading

The Judges Have Spoken: Decision Aid Upgrade Design Challenge Winners Announced

“The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.” – George Bernard Shaw Learning to clearly and empathetically explain the benefits and tradeoffs of treatment options to patients with advanced cancer is difficult for most … Continue reading

Some Coffee, An API and a Vision

One September weekend, three complete strangers randomly met at the Health 2.0 San Franscico Code-A-Thon. The event was sponsored by Allscripts to promote the new Allscripts PM API . After some coffee and bagels, the three strangers ended up around the table and … Continue reading

ONC Awards $300K in Funding to 6 Digital Health Pilot Projects!

The Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) today announced the six winners of the inaugural ONC Market R&D Pilot Challenge. The six winners will live-test new health information technology … Continue reading

VA Announces New Challenge to Improve Care Coordination

Health care is much more than a single visit to a doctor’s office. It’s a compilation of all the interactions a person has with the health system and how that meshes with their lifestyle. Patients need a unified support systems … Continue reading

The Nicholson Foundation & Rutgers Announce Winner Of Healthcare Delivery Challenge

Winning Team Created New Smartphone Application to Help Underserved Populations Manage Type 2 Diabetes & Reduce Healthcare Costs Newark, N.J. – The next generation of healthcare innovators took center stage at The Nicholson Foundation & Rutgers Healthcare Delivery Challenge Award … Continue reading

Join the Aetna Foundation in Creating Tech Solutions for Underserved Communities

Announcing the launch of the “Innovating for the Underserved” Business Plan Challenge Today, a person’s zip code is a greater indicator of their overall health than their genetic code. All too often, members of underserved communities face problems like low … Continue reading

RWJF & HHS Provider Network Challenge Finalists Announced

By Ariella Cohen The RWJF & HHS Provider Network Challenge has announced the Phase I Finalists and is moving forward! Of the 24 excellent entries to the challenge, 5 have been selected to advance to Phase II. Congratulations to the … Continue reading

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