Re: Walmart Health: Just had a great dental visit this morning, which was preceded by helpful reminders from Epic, and…
Physician performance analytics company Embold Health raises $20 million in a Series B investment round, bringing its total funding to $50 million.
Launched by former Walmart Care Clinics CMO Daniel Stein, MD in 2017, the company was tapped by the giant retailer in 2019 to create lists of physicians its employees can use when selecting healthcare services. Those who wind up seeing a provider not on the list pay more for their benefits.
From Nasty Parts: “Re: Binge-watching during the holidays. Really like Lost in Space as well! This is the last season so I hope its a good one. Just started. Hallmark movies …. yes. It’s amazing how many princes of small European countries come to NYC to mix with the regular folk.”
Email me with your binge-watching recommendations, please. I’ll be taking a holiday break through the first of the year, and am planning to devote plenty of time to being a couch potato.
NextGen Healthcare promotes CMIO Bob Murry, MD to CMO.
Army veteran Jennifer Peña, MD (Nurx) joins K Health as its first CMO.
Clinical Connect Health Information Exchange in Pittsburgh promotes Phyllis Szymanski to president.
Announcements and Implementations
Konza announces GA of Translate, ambulatory electronic lab-reporting software intended to help physician practices send compliant COVID-19 lab reports to public health registries.
Wheel adds GoodRx’s prescription savings software to its white-label virtual care offering.
Midwest Cardiovascular Institute (IL) implements EHR, analytics, chronic care management, and reporting software from Objective Medical Systems.
CareCloud develops CareCloud Connector, an interface and data management engine.
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