Healthcare The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Healthcare en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 03 Sep 2014 20:16:00 GMT The Largest VC Fund ($500M) Raised by Majority-Female Partners Quietly Closed in June It launches today. Wed, 03 Sep 2014 20:16:00 GMT Laura Entis White House Hires Ex-Googler to Make Government Websites Suck Less (We Hope) Uncle Sam: If at first you don’t succeed, hire former Google wizard and resurrector Mikey Dickerson to clean up your mess. Again. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 21:09:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Google Is Interested in Your Health, But Deterred by Regulations In an extensive interview with venture capitalist Vinod Khosla, Google founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page explained why regulations are hampering improvements in health care. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 18:47:00 GMT Laura Entis How Your Smartphone Is Becoming Your Doctor Withings has created a series of health-care devices designed to integrate seamlessly with your smartphone. Wed, 21 May 2014 11:00:00 GMT Jason Ankeny These Two Innovative Diagnostic Devices Just Scored Big Funding One is for early detection of ovarian cancer, the other is a microendoscope that gynecologists can use in their exam rooms. Both aim to make a difference in patients' lives. Thu, 01 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT Michelle Goodman Device Startups Struggle With Obamacare Excise Tax Industry leaders worry tax can dampen growth and innovation. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:00:00 GMT Arlene Weintraub Obamacare: What Will it Cost if You Don't Comply? A battle between Hobby Lobby and the U.S. Supreme Court underscores the mounting fines that some companies might face for health reform non-compliance. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 13:30:00 GMT Arlene Weintraub How to Move the Needle in Digital Health This panel at SXSW explored the steps new companies will have to take to succeed in this growing field. Thu, 13 Mar 2014 15:30:00 GMT Jacob Hall Why Health-Care Franchising Is Entering a Boom Time Enterprising businesspeople are finding that the franchise model can dispense routine medical services as efficiently as it delivers fried chicken or oil changes. Wed, 12 Mar 2014 17:00:00 GMT Jason Daley Skin and Bones: Oh, the Body Parts You Can Make With 3-D Bio-printers Sticks and stones may break bones, but printers can replace them -- and a whole lot more. Wed, 12 Mar 2014 11:30:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Aetna CEO Says Company May Opt Out of Obamacare CEO Mark Bertolini said the insurer may be forced to double its rates or pull out of the program. Fri, 07 Feb 2014 18:32:00 GMT Drew Sandholm CVS to Quit Selling Tobacco Products CVS is the first national pharmacy chain that will drop cigarettes and other tobacco products from its shelves -- a move that is estimated to cost the company $2 billion annually. Wed, 05 Feb 2014 15:20:00 GMT Kate Taylor Lean Startup Lessons for Healthcare Businesses What fledgling healthcare entrepreneurs learned from Steve Blank's Lean LaunchPad might surprise you. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 14:30:00 GMT Arlene Weintraub Still Stumped by Obamacare? Health Co-Ops May be an Option. Run by members, not shareholders, health co-ops might offer a strong alternative to small businesses weighing their coverage alternatives. Tue, 07 Jan 2014 13:30:00 GMT Arlene Weintraub The 7 Most Powerful Women to Watch in 2014 These seven innovators are having a major influence on technology, healthcare and the government. We've got our eye on these powerful women. You should, too. Fri, 03 Jan 2014 16:30:00 GMT Entrepreneur Staff Still Sorting Through Your Company's Healthcare Options? We Can Help December enrollment deadlines for many health plans – including Obamacare's new SHOP exchanges – are looming. Signup can be tricky and complex, but we help you navigate your choices. Mon, 16 Dec 2013 11:30:00 GMT Arlene Weintraub The Maker of a Swallowable Pill That Takes Pictures Sells for $860 Million Health-care products maker Covidien has snatched up Israel-headquartered Given Imaging in an all-cash deal. Mon, 09 Dec 2013 17:25:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Your Reminder Not To Skimp on Quality Assurance You might be tempted to cut time for QA, but it could doom your next project. We explore the site’s sober takeaways for any digital entrepreneur. Fri, 08 Nov 2013 17:00:00 GMT Arlene Weintraub Why Medical Schools are Pumping out Entrepreneurs As far as entrepreneurship training goes, a medical degree -- not a MBA -- can be a surprising but useful asset. Wed, 30 Oct 2013 14:30:00 GMT Shiv Gaglani 5 Tips for Businesses Navigating Obamacare Keep these factors in mind while weighing your healthcare options. Tue, 22 Oct 2013 14:30:00 GMT Bernard DiFiore