Health Innovation Consortium, Lighthouse Labs partner on health-focused startup accelerator

Health Innovation Consortium, Lighthouse Labs partner on health-focused startup accelerator

Richmond-based Lighthouse Labs, a nationally-recognized, top 25 seed-stage accelerator, will partner with the Health Innovation Consortium (HIC), a collaborative alliance working to make the Commonwealth of Virginia a hub for health innovation, to launch Virginia’s only health-focused accelerator program. Founding partners Virginia Commonwealth University, VCU Health, and Activation Capital, launched HIC in 2019 to help […]

2bPrecise honored as recipient of the 2020 Microsoft Health Innovation Awards

2bPrecise honored as recipient of the 2020 Microsoft Health Innovation Awards

CHICAGO & PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–2bPreciseâ„¢ Precision Healthâ„¢ platform has been named a recipient of Microsoft Corp.’s 2020 Health Innovation Awards, in the category of “Reimagine Healthcare.” The awards recognize health organizations and their technology solution partners for using Microsoft’s technology solutions in innovative ways that help enable personalized care, empower care teams, improve operational outcomes, protect […]

Access to mental health care increasing in Borderland with new $2 Million grant awarded to Texas Tech Health Sciences Center

Access to mental health care increasing in Borderland with new $2 Million grant awarded to Texas Tech Health Sciences Center

EL PASO, Texas (KVIA) — Mental health is more important now than ever, as the pandemic has drastically impacted the daily lives of nearly all individuals. A new telehealth project being launched from Texas Tech Health Sciences Center aims to improve access to that care in the Borderland. The Child Psychiatry Access Network Hotline, also […]

How A Company Misappropriated Native American Culture To Sell Health Insurance

How A Company Misappropriated Native American Culture To Sell Health Insurance

This story also ran on Fortune. This story can be republished for free (details). Jill Goodridge was shopping for affordable health insurance when a friend told her about O’NA HealthCare, a low-cost alternative to commercial insurance. The self-described “health care cooperative” promised a shield against catastrophic claims. Its name suggested an affiliation with a Native […]