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ONC Health IT Announces Ocular Imaging and SMART-Indivo App Challenge Winners

Technological solutions continue to create higher levels of efficacy and patient engagement in healthcare, as winning technologies from two recent innovation challenges demonstrate. Winners of the following challenges, which were sponsored by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health … Continue reading

Announcing Health:Refactored -The First Ever Professional Conference for Health Tech Developers and Designers

Today, Health 2.0 launched Health:Refactored, the first ever code and design focused conference for health! This conference will give developers and designers the tools for making the greatest possible impact in health tech. Health:Refactored is bursting on the scene, May 13 … Continue reading

Five Reasons to Care (a lot) About the Health 2.0 Show Jan. 9 on Care Transition Innovation Adoption

Innovators are breaking new ground in the improvement of care transitions, but this new territory comes with new barriers. Innovators often face difficulties when working with hospital systems, and hospitals face new challenges when trying to work with younger tech … Continue reading

Health 2.0′s Appy Holiday Wishlist!

The holidays are a time for joy and merriment. But during the break, a little too much food and drink, or not enough exercise can really ‘weigh’ down celebrations. That’s why we’ve made a list of 10 of our favorite … Continue reading

Health 2.0 Show’s Free Webinar on Health Care Transition Innovation Adoption

Care transitions, Meaningful Use criteria, and readmission penalties are pressing issues in hospitals today. According to the Health 2.0 Advisors Study, the US spends $25 billion every year on preventable readmissions alone. Companies are developing viable innovations, but much of … Continue reading