Parks Associates - Device Data Insurance Discounts

Some users would share data in exchange for insurance discounts

This sharing willingness varies by device used, ranging from 42% of digital pedometer owners to only 26% of those with a sleep-quality monitor.
Health4Me Brochure

UnitedHealthcare’s Health4Me app now available to Medicaid beneficiaries in 17 states

Using the app, plan participants are able to access important health information on their iPhones and Android devices while on the go.
Cigna Envoy app

Cigna Envoy app now allows users to submit their claims from their smartphones

Customers are able to take a picture of their claim and submit it to begin processing it; the process is faster and is on average completed within four minutes.
Limelight Health

Limelight Health raises $3M Series A for its SaaS solution for the health insurance...

MassMutual Ventures and AXA Strategic Ventures led the funding round, with participation from the series seed lead investor LaunchPad Digital Health.

Picwell raises $4M Series A to make it easier to select the right health...

The company is cash flow positive and will use the funds to expand operations and accelerate the development of related consumer decision support products.
Stride Health app

Stride Health gets $13M for its insurance buying platform

The company makes it easier for freelancers and independent contractors, who make up one third of the U.S. labor force, to find the right insurance for them.
Accenture chart - insurance and wearables

Insurers looking to embrace wearable technologies

63% of survey respondents believe that wearable technologies will be adopted broadly by the insurance industry within the next two years.
Oscar mobile app

Insurance provider Oscar raises $145 million

The new capital will allow Oscar to expand its operations, develop new products and extend plans to new members across the country.

Healthspek adds insurance finder service

The feature pinpoints a user's location and pulls up the profiles and contact information of recommended health and life insurance agents in that area.
Collective Health

Collective Health secures $38M for its employer health insurance service

The round was led by Founders Fund and NEA, with participation from Formation 8, Redpoint Ventures, RRE Ventures, Subtraction Capital, and Rock Health.