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Rock Health's Bill Evans on finding a career with meaning

Rock Health's Bill Evans on finding a career with meaning

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The Roche veteran says that people who work in digital health need to touch others in a meaningful way.

Uber partners with startup to take patients to the doctor

Uber partners with startup to take patients to the doctor

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A 2005 study estimated that 3.6 million people do not receive nonemergency medical care because they don't have access to transportation.

W2O acquires Pure Communications, plans to create new health and tech agency

W2O acquires Pure Communications, plans to create new health and tech agency

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Pure Communications CEO Andrea Johnston will lead the combined agency.

Digitas Health LifeBrands partners with startup accelerator Dreamit

Digitas Health LifeBrands partners with startup accelerator Dreamit

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The partnership is aimed at helping later-stage health startups grow their businesses with marketing and brand strategy advice.

How a startup is educating kids with diabetes with a teddy bear

How a startup is educating kids with diabetes with a teddy bear

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Sproutel CEO Aaron Horowitz talks about how Jerry the Bear came to life and why endocrinologists are stocking the bear in their offices.

Practice Fusion founder launches heart-monitoring wearable

Practice Fusion founder launches heart-monitoring wearable

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The new company, iBeat, plans to market a wearable device that can detect the symptoms of cardiac arrest and heart attacks.

4 trends with the potential to change behavior in the patient journey

4 trends with the potential to change behavior in the patient journey

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It's a common refrain in healthcare and among patients, providers, and payers: Despite massive investment, no one has figured out how to change human behavior.

Care Angel wins MM&M Shark Tank challenge 2016

Care Angel wins MM&M Shark Tank challenge 2016

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The Siri for Seniors took the top prize at the second MM&M Shark Tank for its annual healthcare conference.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, March 31, 2016

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, March 31, 2016

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The FTC asks for more info about Pfizer-Allergan deal; the FDA loosens guidelines for abortion-inducing drug; startup to deliver Truvada through an app

Startup unveils tools to improve trial reproducibility

Startup unveils tools to improve trial reproducibility

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The newly launched tools aim to reduce the time and costs of marketing new drugs by "debugging" the lab environment.

7 takeaways from StartUp Health's annual report

7 takeaways from StartUp Health's annual report

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The digital health sector brought in an estimated $6 billion in funding in 2015.

Roche invests in oncology start-up

Roche invests in oncology start-up

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The drugmaker led a Series C fundraising round totaling $175 million. The funding will be used to accelerate clinical trials.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, August 11

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, August 11

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"Me-too" drugs may help lower costs; start-ups send doctors to your home; the FDA is likely to appeal the Amarin ruling

Fit4D expands diabetes program with Healthfirst

The health insurer will offer Fit4D's diabetes coaching program to its members after testing the program during a pilot last year.

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