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Bright Health fuels expansion plans with $635M funding round

  After raising $200 million at the end of 2018, Minneapolis-based insurance startup Bright Health added more funds to its war chest. The company...

Hinge Health raises $90M for musculoskeletal pain treatment

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Make it free, states tell insurers on coronavirus charges

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AHA Report: Covid-19 will cost hospitals more than $200B

Hospitals are expected to lose more than $200 billion as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a report released Tuesday by...

Quest Diagnostics to start coronavirus testing Monday

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Will tech, pharma come together for digital health?

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Fitbit launches first partnership with Medicaid plan

WellCare of Georgia’s Medicaid members will be able to receive a Fitbit Inspire device through their plan.   Thousands of WellCare of Georgia Medicaid patients...

Access the future of healthcare

Amidst the crowd of opportunistic and short-term image management offers, AGFA HealthCare releases its Enterprise Imaging Manifesto. Here are excerpts from the Manifesto,...

The Midwest’s role in healthcare innovation

Almost any trend that you can identify in healthcare innovation, from the growth of corporate venture investors, AI in healthcare, the surge in...

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