Concierge medicine provider One Medical acquires digital health startup Rise for $20 million. Rise markets an app that provides one-on-one nutrition and diet coaching, and has raised $4 million since its 2013 launch.
A Forbes opinion piece argues that public insurance exchange coverage options will continue to get worse.
Johns Hopkins University launches The Malone Center for Engineering in Healthcare, a research center focused on data analytics, system design and analysis, and technology and devices.
On its quarterly earnings call, Athenahealth CEO Jon Bush noted that its recently announced partnership with University of Toledo will help it develop a system suitable for larger academic health systems.