Home » Headlines » Currently Reading:

Morning Headlines 5/20/19

May 19, 2019 Headlines No Comments

JP Morgan buys health-care payments firm InstaMed in the bank’s biggest acquisition since the financial crisis

JP Morgan Chase will acquire medical payments platform vendor InstaMed for more than $500 million.

Patient Hurt by Do-It-Yourself Artificial Pancreas Prompts FDA Warning

FDA warns users of do-it-yourself artificial pancreas systems that the individual components, including software, don’t necessarily work together to accurately control blood glucose levels.

UPMC Starts Telemedicine Company to Fight Infectious Disease

UPMC (PA) commercializes the infectious disease telemedicine services it has provided to patients over the last five years with the formation of Infectious Disease Connect.

Health at Scale lands $16M Series A to bring machine learning to healthcare

Optum invests $16 million in San Jose, CA-based precision care delivery startup Health at Scale.

View/Print Text Only View/Print Text Only


HIStalk Featured Sponsors

     







Subscribe to Updates

Search


Loading

Text Ads


Report News and Rumors

No title

Anonymous online form
E-mail
Rumor line: 801.HIT.NEWS

Tweets

Archives

Founding Sponsors


 

Platinum Sponsors


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gold Sponsors


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reader Comments

  • Responding for a friend: Mr. H is correct regarding the Change Healthcare IPO. They went through 3 RIFs in FY19 alone. One was a complete take do...
  • WhatAreTheyCha(n)(r)ging?: From my reading of Change Healthcare's filing, they mostly make their money from EDI and sending people bills in the mai...
  • richie: Hi lmnop, friendliness only hurts the ball club. (bull durham). Hope you never meet me, you seem nice. I "liked" your ...
  • ellemennopee: Richie, I was starting to follow your line of thinking and then you continued the spiral into an angry, self servi...
  • genesrfree: I enjoy hearing the comments about Hammergren as well. He's the poster boy for the disgusting excesses of corporate Amer...
  • Slack: Group messaging is heavily used in software Engineering. typically start ups use it so that the entrepreneur can keep a ...
  • Elizabeth H. H. Holmes: I actually applaud the executive order, but abhor the headline. The EO won't meaningfully change the bottom line for hea...
  • richie: I was not expecting professionalism and am humbled to see someone who's good at this. I'm not that good, only good enoug...
  • richie: (snark alert) Gosh, I never looked at it that way, you're absolutely right. Even if someone is dying - don't give them ...
  • HumanOrHumaneInsulin: I thought about it for an afternoon and I think we likely don't disagree about the facts about insulin. I think the disa...

Sponsor Quick Links