eHealth Technologies, the leading provider of image-enabled Health Information Exchange (HIE) solutions, and Baystate Health, a not-for-profit integrated healthcare system shave announced a groundbreaking expansion of their eHealth Connect® Image Exchange medical image sharing services.Patients now have ready access to their diagnostic images and reports through myBaystateHealth, the personal health record operated by Baystate Health; and will be able to forward them to physicians and care providers of their choosing for consultations, 2nd opinions and follow-up care.Read more
eHealth Initiative Announces Innovation Challenge & Innovation Showcase, October 4-5 – Challenge Proposals Now Accepted; Conference Registration Now Open
eHealth Initiative Announces Innovation Challenge & Innovation Showcase, October 4-5 –
Challenge Proposals Now Accepted; Conference Registration Now Open
July 29, 2016 Washington, DC— eHealth Initiative (eHI) announces second annual Innovation Challenge. The Challenge invites entrepreneurs and startups from around the world to submit proposals that tackle major healthcare system problems, such as:
• Waste reduction,
• Virtual infrastructures, and
• Improved consumer interfaces.
Interested individuals can submit their proposals online. The applicants of the leading proposals from each category will be invited to come to Washington, DC October 4-5, 2016 to pitch their ideas in “Shark...Read more
Today’s leaders in health and health technology identify and award the leaders of tomorrow at the eHealth Initiative iThrive Innovation Challenge
August 12 & 13, 2015 Washington, DC – The eHealth Initiative has announced the winners for its first ever iTHRIVE Innovation Challenge competition. The Challenge invited startups, innovators and entrepreneurs to submit ideas that address some of healthcare’s most complex challenges in the areas of consumer health technology, population health management and /or interoperability. After pitching their ideas to a panel of judges, the three winners were selected from a pool of 12 finalists from some of the most promising...Read more
Some of America’s most promising health technology startups to compete in an effort to improve the quality, safety and efficiency of healthcare
July 22, 2015 Washington, DC – The eHealth Initiative, a non-profit organization that researches, educates and advocates for solutions to improve the quality, safety and efficiency of healthcare through information and technology, today announced 11 finalists for its first ever iTHRIVE Innovation Challenge competition. The finalists, some of the most promising startups in America committed to revolutionizing healthcare through the use of technology, were selected from a pool of 60 applicants to pitch their ideas in front of healthcare...Read more
The Supreme Court ruled today that Obamacare's insurance subsidies can go to residents of any state.
The justices said that the Affordable Care Act does allow subsidies to be provided in the 34 states that did not set up their own insurance exchange. The vote was 6-3.Read more