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athenahealth, CoverMyMeds team-up to help patients fill prescriptions faster

The integration of e-prior authorization for prescriptions into athenaClinicals reduces approval process from nine days to three, cuts administrative work in half.
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Purdue, Geisinger Health System launch a ResearchKit study on pain management

The two parties aim to use digital health technology to help people with chronic pain decrease their use of pain medication.

Medisafe gets $14.5M in Series B, opens office in London

The funds will be used to support the company's rapid growth and brings its personalized medication management platform to other places.
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Medisafe’s new feature alerts users of potentially harmful drug interactions

The interactions feature also includes disclosures when medications have other lifestyle implications, such as interactions with specific foods or alcohol.
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Neura uses AI to improve medication adherence

The company's SaaS offering will adapt to each user's needs, helping them change their behavior, follow doctor's orders more closely, and build healthier habits.

MAP and Intent Solutions to assess medication compliance in patients with addiction

The two companies aim to track adherence to medication protocols for patients with a Substance Use Disorder diagnosis.

RxWiki, TeleManager merge to create Digital Pharmacist

The new company will focus on three areas of importance to pharmacy: Digital Solutions, Communication Solutions, and Adherence & Clinical Solutions.

GoodRx and Iodine merge to make drug pricing transparent

The founders of both companies have a shared vision to enhance the consumer experience for drug pricing and medications.

McKesson to acquire CoverMyMeds for up to $1.4 billion

CoverMyMeds' electronic prior authorization (ePA) service automates and accelerates the prescription approval process.
Walgreens app now includes patient reviews of medications from PatientsLikeMe

The new information highlights the reasons why patients use specific prescription drugs and how effective they think they are...