Iora Health, a technology-focused primary care practice management firm, has raised $28 million in a Series C funding round with participation from multiple investors…Crossover Health, a mobile health application developer, has raised $15 million from Norwest Venture Partners. Continue reading →
Physicians providing consultations to injured workers under California’s workers compensation system saw a 31% decrease in payments in the first quarter of 2014 compared with the same period in 2013 due to changes in the state’s workers comp fee schedule for physician services, the California Workers’ Compensation Institute Continue reading →
California residents eligible for federal health care reform law premium subsidies received $3.2 billion in subsidies — or an average of $5,200 per covered household — to purchase coverage in the state’s health insurance exchange, state officials said.
More small employers would be shielded from a health care reform law provision that requires employers to offer coverage or be liable for a stiff financial penalty under legislation approved Wednesday by the Senate Finance Committee. Continue reading →
The restoration of America’s food supply powers on. Companies are beginning to hear the chants of consumers, calling out for traditional, unadulterated food ingredients. The call for cleaner food now includes ice cream. Major ice cream manufacturer, Ben & Jerry’s, has announced a major shift in how they produce their flavors. They are shifting all their ice cream flavors away from containing genetically modified ingredients (corn, soy, and sugar beets) and have already made headway with 14 of their most popular varieties. Continue reading →