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Former AMA President to Join higi’s Board of Directors

mHealthWatch learned this week that higi — a health IT company that operates the largest health screening ecosystem in North America — is welcoming Robert Wah, MD, former President of the American Medical Association and Global Chief Medical Officer of DXC Technology to its Board of Directors.

Dr. Wah, a reproductive endocrinologist and OB/GYN, is most notably recognized for his expertise in healthcare and health information technology. He served at the Department of Health and Human Services, where he was the first Deputy National Coordinator for Health IT.

“As higi continues to expand its capabilities to work with leading healthcare organizations to personalize population health, experts like Dr. Wah will insure the appropriate approach and perspective needed to enable sustainable health improvement in the communities across the nation,” said CEO Jeff Bennett.
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Validic, higi Team Up to Advance Remote Patient Monitoring

Validic, higi Team Up to Advance Remote Patient MonitoringValidic, a digital health platform connecting healthcare organizations to data generated by consumer and clinical health technologies, is teaming up with higi, a community-based consumer health and wellness platform accessible via retail locations, web and mobile.

The purpose of their strategic collaboration, we’re told, is to provide healthcare organizations with richer, more diverse and more actionable health data to improve healthcare treatments and outcomes.

Through this important partnership, Validic’s clients – including payers, providers, pharma, healthcare technology vendors and wellness companies – will be able to access higi consumers’ real-time biometric data with patient authorization.

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