Morning Headlines 3/7/23
Transcarent To Acquire Part Of AI-Powered 98point6 In $100 Million Healthtech Deal
Transcarent will acquire virtual primary care company 98point6’s AI-powered chatbot technology, among other assets, in a deal CEO Glen Tullman says could be worth up to $100 million.
Cybersecurity incident impacts Houston Healthcare’s operations
Houston Healthcare (GA) works to restore its computer systems after a cybersecurity incident March 3 forced it to use established back-up processes and downtime procedures to continue caring for patients.
WeightWatchers to Acquire Sequence, a Digital Health Platform for Clinical Weight Management
WeightWatchers will acquire Sequence, a telehealth company specializing in chronic weight management, in a deal valued at $132 million.
I think you're referring to this: https://www.wired.com/2015/03/how-technology-led-a-hospital-to-give-a-patient-38-times-his-dosage/ It's a fascinating example of the swiss cheese effect, and should be required…