Healthtech company ODH has joined the blockchain consortium Hashed Health to develop blockchain and distributed ledger technologies for payers and providers with the aim of improving patient care.
HealthCare.com, a health insurance and medicare comparision platform, has acquired insurtech startup Pivot Health in an all-cash transaction, according to a Feb. 21 press release.
Cigna has appointed new market presidents for its Georgia and Alabama health plans, and commercial business in Connecticut.
US-based wearable healthtech company Fitbit is acquiring HIPAA-compliant platform Twine Health to further extend its reach into healthcare.
Michael Guyette is leaving Eagan-based health insurer Blue Cross to become the president and CEO of VSP Global.
Texas Association of Community Health Plans (TACHP) has appointed Darnell Dent, president and CEO of FirstCare Health Plans, as the new chairman of its board.
Jeff Immelt, former chief executive officer of General Electric (GE), has been named chairman of Massachusetts-based digital health company Athenahealth.
Charlotte-based Carolinas HealthCare System has changed its name to Atrium Health, the company announced in a statement.
Healthcare enterprise Centene Corporation has elected Jessica Blume to its board of directors. She was appointed to both the audit committee and the technology committee.
Amazon, Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase are coming together to form a new healthcare company that is free from profit-making incentives and constraints, according to a statement from the companies.