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Aetna’s Firdaus Bhathena Discusses The Rise of Consumerism in Digital Health

On August 7th, Colorado’s payers, providers and innovators gathered for Prime Health’s Employer Health Innovation Summit. In partnership with Bach Health, Prime Health welcomed Firdaus Bhathena, Chief Digital Officer at Aetna, as the keynote speaker. Firdaus shared his insights on how companies such as Aetna are evolving to meet the changing needs of healthcare consumers. Following […]

The Rise of Consumerism in Digital Health

Prime Health recently spoke with Firdaus Bhathena, Aetna’s Chief Digital Officer, about the rise in consumerism in digital health, and how Aetna is leveraging technology and apps to deliver a hyper-relevant experience to its members. Aetna is moving from being a healthcare financier to becoming a health and wellness partner for consumers at large. What […]

Making The Grade: 13 Companies Make the Semifinalist Round for the 2018 Prime Health Challenge

After an in-depth review by over forty business, community health and hospital leaders, Prime Health, the country’s leading health innovation ecosystem, is excited to announce that thirteen companies have been selected to move forward in the 5th Annual Prime Health Challenge. The Prime Health Challenge and evaluation process are helping to drive meaningful collaborations between entrepreneurs and […]

Payers, Providers & Innovators Gather at the 2018 Prime Health Innovation Summit

Barbara Martin, director of the Colorado State Innovation Model (SIM)l, leads a panel at the 2018 Prime Health Innovation Summit. On May 10th, hundreds of payers, providers, and innovators from across Colorado gathered at the 2018 Prime Health Innovation Summit. The conference featured frank discussions on care coordination, data liquidity, and payment reform. Here are some of […]

What to Expect at the 2018 Prime Health Summit

Join us on May 10 for the 2018 Prime Health Innovation Summit, the premier gathering of Colorado’s healthcare technology ecosystem. Register to attend now! On May 10, Prime Health and the Governor’s Office of eHealth Innovation (OeHI) will host the 2018 Prime Health Innovation Summit. Attended by clinicians, executives, and entrepreneurs from across the state, the summit […]

MGMA releases “Telehealth: Adoption + Best Practices,” a guide for medical groups

Text “PRIME” to 33550 to join MGMA Stat and receive access to the full report. As consumer interest in telehealth services continues to increase, medical groups are paving the way by implementing these services in their practices. To help these practices, Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) released the MGMA Research & Analysis Report: Telehealth: Adoption + Best […]

For Many Startups, the Prime Health Challenge Represents a Turning Point

Matrix Analytics CEO Dr. Akrum Al-Zubaidi pitches at the 2016 Prime Health Challenge. It’s the highest funded pitch competition of its kind in the nation. Each year, dozens of digital health startups apply for it. Those selected spend the next several months being rigorously vetted by a variety of executives, clinicians, patients, academics, investors, and entrepreneurs. […]