Microsoft and partners combine the cloud, AI, research and industry expertise to focus on transforming health care

February 17, 2017

Microsoft- Microsoft announces new health-focused initiatives and solutions, and emerging strategic research partnership with UPMC

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UPMC and Microsoft Plan to Develop Innovations that Empower Patients, Clinicians

Inside- UPMC and Microsoft announced today that they plan to create a strategic research partnership to develop transformative solutions and technologies that will empower people to live healthier lives.

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Announcing the 2017 Top 50 in Digital Health

December 05, 2016

Rock Health- From writing healthcare policy to steering corporate acquisitions to moving technology from the bench to the bedside, we want to honor the people and organizations making digital health thrive. We’re proud to announce the winners of the Top 50 in Digital Health.

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New telemedicine solution for skilled care facilities

November 05, 2016

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

October 06, 2016

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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