Tag Archives: healthcare

Startup gets $20 million to tackle healthcare interoperability

Bridge Connector on Tuesday announced that it has secured $ 10 million in funding from Axioma Ventures, thereby bringing the total it has raised to date to $ 20 million, and it intends to use the money to advance interoperability. HOW IT WORKS The company said that its integration-platform-as-a-service “can connect disparate data sources with… Read More »

Feedback for lowering healthcare costs focuses on surprise billing, value-based care

Brief Published March 4, 2019 Dive Brief: Healthcare stakeholders and think tanks have responded to a Capitol Hill call for how best to lower healthcare costs. The Brookings Institute and the American Enterprise Institute offered a bipartisan response the groups said would both slow the race of healthcare costs and win support across the political spectrum.… Read More »

Aetna, Anthem pilot seeks blockchain potential in healthcare

Dive Brief: Aetna, Anthem, Health Care Service Corporation, IBM and PNC Bank are teaming up to design and develop a blockchain network aimed at improving transparency and interoperability in healthcare.  The goal is an inclusive blockchain network that members of multiple organizations across the healthcare ecosystem can use to securely share personal health information. Potential… Read More »