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Impressive Results Seen with Valeritas’ V-Go Wearable Insulin Delivery Device

Technology is once again changing lives for people with diabetes everywhere.

On Monday, Valeritas Holdings, Inc. announced that clinical data demonstrating use of its V-Go Wearable Insulin Delivery Device results in significant savings to the pharmacy budget, reductions in A1C and insulin requirements and overall improved treatment outcomes for patients with diabetes.

Results from two analyses will be presented at the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) 22nd Annual International Meeting during a poster session on Tuesday, May 23 from 3:45 – 7:45 p.m. EDT in Boston.
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Optimal+ Presents and Exhibits Big Data Solutions at NIWeek 2017

MHW has learned that Optimal+ CTO Michael Schuldenfrei will kick off NIWeek 2017 in the Tuesday, May 23 morning keynote and Big Data Acquisition Architect Michael Weir will present a technical session, “Managing Big Data Acquisition to Improve Product Manufacturing” on Wed., May 24 at 1 pm.

In addition, we’re told that Optimal+ will exhibit and offer demos of its award-winning big data analytics solutions for the semiconductor and electronics industry at Booth #905.
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mHealth News: What You Need to Know

Here are some of the top stories in healthcare, telemedicine, and mobile health that we have been monitoring this past week.

Diet Doc Medical Weight Loss Partners with eVisit
MHW learned today that national medical weight loss company, Diet Doc has partnered with healthcare technology company, eVisit to add “a new level of convenience and innovation to their remote patient/doctor consultations.”

U.S. HealthWorks Touts Telemedicine Offering
U.S. HealthWorks, a provider of high-quality medical care to treat employees with on-the-job injuries, is dramatically expanding its healthcare reach.
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Digital Health News: Mudder Teams up with Amazon

Tough Mudder, Inc., a leading active lifestyle brand and media company, announced this week that it will team up with Amazon for Tough Mudder’s 2017 events season to launch an online health and personal care resource.

We’re told that the agreement will include unique and engaging health, training and wellness content produced by Tough Mudder, an Amazon.com/ToughMudder storefront and on-site event presence at Tough Mudder’s North American events in 2017.

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Diet Doc Medical Weight Loss Partners with eVisit

MHW learned today that national medical weight loss company, Diet Doc has partnered with healthcare technology company, eVisit to add “a new level of convenience and innovation to their remote patient/doctor consultations.”

We’re told that eVisit’s system integration with Diet Doc will allow patients to conduct video consultations and routine check-ins with their experienced medical team.
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AdvancedMD Announces Greg Ayers as Chief Financial Officer

Media Announcement: AdvancedMD, a pioneer in cloud-based, end-to-end physician-patient workflow software for independent physician practices, is pleased to announce and welcome Greg Ayers to the company’s leadership team as chief financial officer. Ayers will report to CEO Raul Villar and play a key role in the profitable expansion of AdvancedMD during a period of high sales growth and significant investment in corporate infrastructure and product development.

Ayers joins AdvancedMD after eight years at inContact, where he served as CFO raising over $200M and playing an instrumental role in the company’s recent acquisition by NICE Systems at a valuation of $1B. Ayers was named Utah Business CFO of the year in 2010.

“AdvancedMD is committed to providing technologies to physicians and patients that are user-friendly and feature-rich across all devices and on all browsers,” said Raul Villar, CEO at AdvancedMD. “Greg’s financial leadership will be instrumental in managing our intense commitment to product investment and development as we expand our platform of innovative cloud services designed to ensure independent physicians can have both healthy practices and healthy patients.”

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U.S. HealthWorks Touts Telemedicine Offering

U.S. HealthWorks, a provider of high-quality medical care to treat employees with on-the-job injuries, is dramatically expanding its healthcare reach.

U.S. HealthWorks announced today a comprehensive telemedicine program called USHW CareConnectNOW, which will link those in need of care to state-licensed medical providers 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
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