How UPMC Enterprises changes the game for health care start-ups

Tal Heppenstall, the president of UPMC Enterprises, said fear of failure holds back many of the health systems that are jumping into the digital health startup and investment arena.

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How to Build a Remote Patient Monitoring Program

UPMC’s five-year-old tablet-based program was initially only for patients with congestive heart failure, but is now in the process of expanding to as many as four other conditions, and is a valuable tool in preventing expensive and unnecessary hospitalizations.

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Health Catalyst Named a 2018 Best in KLAS Vendor

Health Catalyst beat out several other big-name competitors, including Microsoft, SAP, and IBM, to take …

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Pittsburgh Profile: The pleasant surprise that greeted ex-Amazon exec Mark Stabingas upon his homecoming

After more than 15 years away — most spent working for Amazon in Seattle — Mark Stabingas returned to Pittsburgh to find a city transformed.

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Pittsburgh forges a new future, remaking iconic steel town into a modern innovation factory

GeekWire – Decades before the NBA and Shark Tank, years before making his fortune in tech, …

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Eric Topol joins Health Catalyst as strategic advisor

Health Catalyst recently announced the addition of three strategic advisors, Eric Topol, MD, Brent James, …

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Inside Seattle’s startup scene

Geekwire – Startups are hard.

We’ve all heard that adage before. But by sharing stories and …

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Health Fidelity Risk-Adjustment Solution Chosen by Mount Sinai Health Partners

Earlier this month, Health Fidelity’s HF360 risk adjustment solution was selected by Mount Sinai Health …

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Evolent Health acquires New Mexico Health Connections commercial business to build new health plan

Evolent Health kicked off 2018 by officially closing on its acquisition of New Mexico Health …

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Health Share of Oregon teams up with Health Catalyst

Healthcare IT news –  Health Share of Oregon and analytics specialist Health Catalyst announced an arrangement to jointly create a tool that predicts the risk of opioid abuse.

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