New telemedicine solution for skilled care facilities

McKnight’s- UPMC Enterprises has started Curavi Health to provide a telemedicine solution and physician care for skilled care facilities.

Created by Steven Handler, M.D., Ph.D., who is now Curavi’s chief medical and innovation officer, the company began in 2012 under a Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Innovation Grant. Since then, the telemedicine system has allowed quicker care, Handler told McKnight’s.

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UPMC Enterprises invests in prescription analytics company RxAnte

Pittsburgh Business Times- UPMC Enterprises, the medical technology investment arm of UPMC, has purchased interest in RxAnte, a company that uses analytics to predict how patients will adhere to the medications they’re prescribed.

RxAnte will continue to operate as an independent company, and the investment from UPMC Enterprises will allow it to expand its offerings for Medicare, Medicaid and commercial populations, and to extend its predictive models and workflow tools to high-cost specialty drugs.

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RxAnte to Fuel Growth with Equity Investment from UPMC Enterprises

UPMC- RxAnte, a leading provider of solutions that improve the use of prescription medications, announced today that it has received a growth equity investment from UPMC Enterprises. Under the terms of the transaction closed on Sept. 30, Millennium Health sold its entire interest in RxAnte, which will continue to operate as an independent company, led by its existing management team.

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