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Health concierge startup Accolade adds IT muscle with new CTO

After raising more than $70 million in Series E funding, Accolade’s latest move involves filling two executive-level positions. The health concierge has appointed Harish Naidu as its new chief technology officer. The startup company has also elected Phong Nguyen as its new executive vice president of...

Evariant Selected as a Finalist in the Fierce Innovation Awards: Healthcare Edition

Evariant’s cloud-based Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system has just earned them a spot as one of the Fierce Innovation Awards selected finalists. Evariant is competing in the Population Health Management/Patient Engagement Solutions category. “We are honored to be a finalist in this year’s Fierce Innovation Awards,...

Rock Health Names Genentech Veteran Bill Evans Managing Director

Healthcare venture capital company Rock Health has just announced that pharmaceutical veteran Bill Evans will be appointed the role of Rock Health’s Managing Director. Evans will fill the shoes of Rock Health founder Halle Tecco, who left the organization in May 2016. Evans will also...

How Digital Systems Can Enhance Patient Outreach

Gary Druckenmiller, Jr., Vice President, Marketing Practice Lead at Evariant, recently wrote an article for Health Data Management about the necessity of digital CRM systems in today’s healthcare system. In the article, Druckesnmiller points to a recent survey by HCAHPS. The survey, taken directly by patients,...

Everseat Expedites Medical Access and Provider Reimbursements with PokitDok

Everseat has announced that it will make instant insurance eligibility verification a core component of its medical appointment scheduling service. It will do this by teaming up with PokitDok, a company that manages health insurance carrier connectivity, file validation, encryption, and transmission. “PokitDok is the magic...

Medidata and SHYFT Analytics Form Commercial Partnership

SHYFT Analytics and Medidata have announced a partnership that will increase access to healthcare data analytics in clinical trials. Using SHYFT’s intelligent analytics and Medidata’s clinical technology platform, the partnership will enable life sciences companies to add real world evidence data from electronic medical records and...

19 Under-the-Radar Companies to Join Before They’re Huge

The Muse recently released a list of 19 up-and-coming companies they feel are on track to become bigger and highly successful. Among those listed were companies involved in data analytics, commerce platforms, healthcare technology, and more. A few examples: 1. TrackMaven Located in Washington DC, TrackMaven provides...