Can blockchain put health care back together? Bay Area companies gamble that it can

Health care information is trapped in a time warp. The technology behind Bitcoin may be the answer......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 18th, 2018

How CareFirst is working with biotech firms to bring cheaper health care options

CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield is working with biotech companies to validate innovative, cheaper health care options and bring them to the insurer's over 3 million members. Through its HealthWorx program, CareFirst aims to find companies working on he.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 5th, 2018

The 4 Best Biotech and Health Care Stocks to Buy for 2018

Turmoil over Obamacare hasn’t dimmed the.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 7th, 2017

Blockchain could revolutionize voting and elections

We hear a lot of talk about blockchain being used in areas such as finance and currency as referenced with Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. We also hear a lot about it being used in health care, smart contracts and personal identification, amon.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2017

Unearthed Raymond Chandler Story Rebukes U.S. Health Care System

You won’t find Philip Marlowe in the crime novelist’s short story “It’s All Right — He’s Dead.” But it explores themes still relevant 60 years after Chandler’s death......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytNov 22nd, 2017

Meet the Bay Area"s Most Admired CEOs for 2017

This year's class of Most Admired CEOs includes business leaders in technology, energy, construction, health care, real estate, retail, biotech, financing and more, representing most of the Bay Area's thriving industries and demonstrating the wealth of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2017

How Blockchain Can Change Health Care (for the Better)

Newcryptocurrencieswill change the face of the health care system. Dentacoin, "the blockchain solution for the global dental industry," is the first example of such an industry-wide solution......»»

Category: topSource: incOct 17th, 2017

Merrill Lynch Top Health Care Stock Picks for September: Focus on Large Cap Biotech

According to Merrill Lynch, the health care sector should act as a good hedge against volatility. Even biotech was shown to offer growth at a reasonable price......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 13th, 2017

Four Themes Shaping the Future of Health Care

Four Themes Shaping the Future of Health Care.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkAug 24th, 2017

​​How blockchain can improve health care

Maybe you can relate to this. Recently I went to a local medical laboratory here in Orlando, Florida, for my annual medical check-up. Since this was a new lab for me, I was warned of the need to complete several forms of “paperwork.” Well, be.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 2017

Health-care fund manager with 20% gain this year sees good times ahead as FDA becomes ‘more accommodating’

Ziad Bakri, manager of the T. Rowe Price Health Sciences Fund, looks for three main themes in his stock picks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 14th, 2017

Investors: "Pharma Bro" Shkreli was shady - and profitable

The jury at the securities fraud trial of "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli has heard investors accuse the quirky former biotech CEO of repeatedly giving them the runaround when they tried to pull their money out of his failing health care hedge fund......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 13th, 2017

Health care fund manager with 20% gain this year sees good times ahead as FDA becomes ‘more accommodating’

Ziad Bakri, manager of the T. Rowe Price Health Sciences Fund, looks for three main themes in his stock picks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 13th, 2017

It’s Getting Ugly Out There: Dow Drops 98 Points as Tech, Biotech Tumble

A big fine for Alphabet and the stalled health-care bill helped drive stocks lower today......»»

Category: blogSource: barronsJun 27th, 2017

Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks edge higher as health-care, biotech shares extend rally

U.S. stocks benchmarks trade slightly higher Thursday, with afternoon gains driven by a rally in the health-care and biotechnology sectors......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 22nd, 2017

Carter Worth Is Bullish On The Biotech ETF

On CNBC's "Fast Money", Carter Worth shared his bullish view on the health care sector. He said that the sector is finally reaching new highs, after two years of weak performance and he thinks that it's going to trade even higher. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 20th, 2017

Stock Exchange: A Fresh Look At Health Care And Biotech

Each week the Stock Exchange highlights the results from different technical trading methods. We also provide contrast, and often dissent, fr.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 26th, 2017

Government Needs A Blockchain, And A Hard Fork

Health care, taxes, education, fore.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMar 28th, 2017

Why it"s unfair to compare iPhones and health care

The Washington Post's Brian Fung explains what Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) meant when he said Americans should skip the "new iPhone" and "invest in their own health care," and why that comparison is flawed......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 10th, 2017

Note to Rep. Chaffetz: Health care is a lot more expensive than an iPhone

Will trading your phone for health care solve the insurance pricing problem?.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 7th, 2017