Big names invest in health care software startup to take aim at readmissions

May 2, 2017

We have an incredible group of innovative client partners, advisors and investors that are helping us accelerate our mission of keeping people happy and healthy in their home. Thanks to John Pletz at Crain’s Chicago Business for helping us announce our recent growth: PreparedHealth, a Chicago startup that’s using social media and big data to … Read More

The PreparedHealth Story: A letter from Our Founders

May 2, 2017

Dedicated to our family and yours. It was June 2011, shortly after Medicity was acquired by Aetna for $500MM, when my father suddenly passed away. I experienced a wide range of emotions at the time, but the lingering feeling of being incredibly ‘unprepared’ for that moment drove me to take action. How could a successful … Read More

Primary Care Physician’s Guide: Extending Patient Centered Care Beyond the Practice

May 1, 2017

With the transition to value-based payment models in healthcare, Primary Care Physicians (PCPs) are seeing a greater need for more efficient care management for high-risk patients and an urgency to manage smarter transitions quickly. According to study performed by Beckers, 66% of readmissions happen within the first 15 days after a hospital discharge. This urgency … Read More