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  • Coaching Platform Twine Works to Increase Treatment Adherence, Lower Medical Cost Coaching Platform Twine Works to Increase Treatment Adherence, Lower Medical Cost

    With lack of patient adherence to treatment being a costly problem in the United States, MIT Media Lab spinout Twine Health has gained notice recently as a potential solution. Twine, a health activation platform, aims to improve health and lower medical costs. Recently, the startup has moved the...

  • Telemedicine for Mental Health Services Soaring Telemedicine for Mental Health Services Soaring

    Telemedicine for mental health services is soaring in the US in response to both the opioid abuse crisis and an increase in access to behavioral healthcare in general, according to the National Business Group on Health (NBGH) and telemedicine companies. NBGH also said that 56% of employers in 201...

  • Premise Health Acquires eHealthScreenings Premise Health Acquires eHealthScreenings

    Premise Health has acquired San Antonio-based biometric testing provider eHealthScreenings, according to the article "Water Street-backed Premise Health buys eHealthScreenings" by Iris Dorbian. No financial terms have been disclosed, but the agreement will provide Premise with a wide array of health...

  • Premise Health Selects Epic for On-Site Clinic Technology Premise Health Selects Epic for On-Site Clinic Technology

    Premise Health, one of the largest onsite providers in the industry, recently announced plans to implement Epic Systems technology into its worksite health centers within the next two years. Epic is considered the leader in electronic medical records technology. Trent Riley, COO, says this i...

  • OurHealth to Open Five New Clinics in the Charlotte Area OurHealth to Open Five New Clinics in the Charlotte Area

    OurHealth will be opening five new clinics in Charlotte, NC, doubling the number of locations in the area. The Indianapolis-based company entered the local market in Charlotte in 2016. These will be shared clinics, with locations serving patients whose employers are part the OurHealth network....

  • Eldorado Resorts Opens On-Site for Reno Employees Eldorado Resorts Opens On-Site for Reno Employees

    Eldorado Resorts has opened an on-site medical clinic through Activate Healthcare for its insured employees. Owning the three downtown Reno casino resorts Circus Circus Reno, Silver Legacy, and the Eldorado, Eldorado Resorts has 4,000 employees, with nearly 2,500 of them being insured through the co...