Monthly Archives: June 2012

Axial Makes a Deal with Mayo Clinic & Acquires mRemedy

Axial Exchange, best-known for its strength in hospital software, has been making moves that focus on the patient side. Today Axial acquired mRemedy, a Mayo Clinic company that created an application to help patients plan for upcoming hospital events. The … Continue reading

Gauss Surgical Measures Blood Loss with a Smartphone

With five startups under his belt, Stanford University professor Dr. Milton McColl has been at the forefront of the health startup world for over 15 years. This time, along with co-founder Siddarth Satish, he designed a smartphone application that aims to … Continue reading

Health 2.0 Show July 11th

The next Health 2.0 Show is set for  Wednesday, July 11th at 10:00am PST. We’ve already had a busy start to summer as our team is hard at work planning the 6th annual Health 2.0 Fall Conference. Each year, in preparation for … Continue reading

Spring Fling Video: Ann Mond Johnson of ConnectedHealth

At the Health 2.0 Spring Fling Ann Mond Johnson, Chairman of ConnectedHealth, explained how her company helps people research and shop for health plans.

News & Updates

A new PricewaterhouseCoopers study looked at perceptions of mHealth. PwC found that in emerging markets, consumers said mHealth is a way to increase access to health care, while patients in developed markets said it’s a way to improve convenience, cost … Continue reading

Drchrono EMR Now Uses Square for Physician Payments

There are cool gadgets. And then there are cool gadgets that integrate with cool gadgets. Electronic medical record app creator drchrono took one, an iPad, and combined it with two, Square, and came up with a way for physicians to … Continue reading

Spring Fling Video: Jonathan Bush of athenahealth

We grabbed CEO of athenahealth Jonathan Bush for a quick interview after his keynote at the Health 2.0 Spring Fling in Boston. Here Bush speaks about the importance of support systems as people try, fail and try again to improve … Continue reading

News & Updates

Aetna announced several key enhancements to its CarePass Platform, enabling easy access to data and services for third party developers. In addition, Aenta announced a $100,000 prize for its Health 2.0 Developer Challenge to develop an innovative solution that encourages … Continue reading

MyHealthDIRECT Wins i2 Discharge Follow-Up Appointment Challenge

At the Health Data Initiative (HDI) Forum III this past Tuesday, Dr. Farzad Mostashari, National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, announced the winners of the Investing in Innovation initiative’s (i2) Discharge Follow-Up Appointment Challenge. The Office of the National Coordinator … Continue reading

Ready to Change Healthcare? Apply to Healthbox Boston by June 24th

Healthbox  is seeking 10 promising startups to join our Boston accelerator this summer. We’re looking for entrepreneurs who are passionate about changing healthcare and who have developed innovative solutions to the industry’s most pressing problems. To apply, startups should fill … Continue reading

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