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“Sharecare acquires QualityHealth for its 50 million members”

“Sharecare acquires QualityHealth for its 50 million members”

WLSA member company, Sharecare, “has acquired QualityHealth, a patient identification and engagement platform that works with health systems and pharmaceutical companies.” This is great news and will help rapidly increase Sharecare’s scale and revenue by reaching millions of consumers. Read more here.

November 20, 2014 | Reply More
WLSA Member “ResMed’s Sleep-Monitoring Device Now Available at Apple Stores”

WLSA Member “ResMed’s Sleep-Monitoring Device Now Available at Apple Stores”

Congrats to WLSA member ResMed for their latest digital health news!

November 19, 2014 | Reply More
“CVS Health to open lab in Boston to further ‘explore digital enablement of health care’”

“CVS Health to open lab in Boston to further ‘explore digital enablement of health care’”

WLSA member CVS has announced that this winter they will be opening a CVS Health Digital Innovation Lab in Boston. The focus will be on “building customer-centric experiences in health care.”

November 18, 2014 | Reply More
PROTOTYPE DEVICE CAPABLE OF RAPID ‘POC’ DIAGNOSIS  OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES

PROTOTYPE DEVICE CAPABLE OF RAPID ‘POC’ DIAGNOSIS OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES

17 November 2014 PROTOTYPE DEVICE CAPABLE OF RAPID ‘POC’ DIAGNOSIS OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES The successful development of new platform technology for the rapid point of care (POC) diagnosis of flu and other respiratory conditions has widespread potential for the detection of a wide range of other infectious diseases. Supported by Innovate UK’s (formerly the Technology [...]

November 17, 2014 | Reply More
“MC10 takes the guesswork out of fitness with wearable sensors”

“MC10 takes the guesswork out of fitness with wearable sensors”

WLSA member MC10 has been making news for standing out as the future of wearable sensors. Read about their projects, including the Biostamp sticker. http://www.engadget.com/2014/11/09/engadget-expand-mc10-wearables/

November 10, 2014 | Reply More
“CHE Trinity Health taps Sharecare for patient engagement tools”

“CHE Trinity Health taps Sharecare for patient engagement tools”

  Congrats to WLSA member Sharecare for being Trinity Health’s choice to “equip its 30 million patients spread across 20 states with Sharecare’s portfolio of patient engagement tools.” Read the full story here: http://bit.ly/1wqozWy

October 24, 2014 | Reply More
“Telcare raises $32.5 million for cellular-enabled glucose meter, to expand to related conditions”

“Telcare raises $32.5 million for cellular-enabled glucose meter, to expand to related conditions”

Telcare, a WLSA member company, has raised $32.5 million. Norwest Venture Partners leads the funding with participation from Mosaic Health Solutions and existing backers The Qualcomm Life Fund and Sequoia Capital. Read more here: http://bit.ly/1tgfm2N

October 23, 2014 | Reply More
WLSA Answers Digital Health Questions on Sharecare

WLSA Answers Digital Health Questions on Sharecare

Check out WLSA’s Q & A about digital health apps and devices and join our Sharecare network! http://bit.ly/1t46bD1

October 22, 2014 | Reply More
FDA approves Dexcom SHARE™, the first remote mobile communications device used for Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM)

FDA approves Dexcom SHARE™, the first remote mobile communications device used for Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM)

Press Release San Diego, CA, October 20, 2014 – Dexcom, Inc., (NASDAQ:DXCM), a leader in continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) for patients with diabetes, announced today that it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for its CGM remote mobile communications device: Dexcom SHARE. Dexcom SHARE, an accessory to the Dexcom G4® PLATINUM Continuous [...]

October 21, 2014 | Reply More
Success Speaks: Home Care and Hospice Challenges Met with CellTrak

Success Speaks: Home Care and Hospice Challenges Met with CellTrak

Schaumburg, IL (October 16th, 2014) – CellTrak Technologies, the leading provider of innovations that combine high tech and high-touch to enable more personalized and responsive care, is meeting critical challenges affecting agencies everyday.

October 16, 2014 | Reply More