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The Role of the Government in Improving Health Outcomes

CMO Neal Kaufman attended the annual Federal Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Federal Employee Benefit Program (FEHB) carrier conference on March 23 and 24 in Arlington, VA. Representatives from all major national health plans, and many smaller plans only serving federal employees, were in attendance. The conference emphasized the importance the federal government’s role in … Continue reading The Role of the Government in Improving Health Outcomes




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The Healthcare Landscape Continues to Shift Toward Value-Based Care

by Laurel Fuqua, SVP of Clinical Operations Having spent the majority of my career in pursuit of the cutting edge in chronic disease care, I am honored to be joining Canary Health, an organization that has not only been an early innovator in figuring out how to leverage digital technology and health coaching to improve … Continue reading The Healthcare Landscape Continues to Shift Toward Value-Based Care




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Canary Health Adds Two Executives to Support Rapid Growth

Laurel Fuqua, SVP of Clinical Operations, and Gustavo Sandrigo, VP of Engineering, bring decades of consumer-focused healthcare expertise to leading digital health self-management company LOS ANGELES – (February 1, 2017) – Canary Health, a leading provider of proven digital health self-management programs for individuals with chronic conditions, today announced it has hired two new executives … Continue reading Canary Health Adds Two Executives to Support Rapid Growth




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The Council for Diabetes Prevention Announces New Board of Directors

The Newly Elected Directors Bring Diversity of Experience and Commitment to Scaling the National Diabetes Prevention Program WASHINGTON, DC (January 10, 2017) – The Council for Diabetes Prevention, a non-profit membership-based organization dedicated to ensuring the success of the National Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP), announces the election of its inaugural board of directors. The members … Continue reading The Council for Diabetes Prevention Announces New Board of Directors




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Learn how real people improved their health with Better Choices, Better Health

Watch our free webinar, “Better Choices, Better Health: Real Stories of Inspiration” broadcast on Wednesday, Dec 7th. Be inspired by real stories from real people just living with chronic conditions. Learn how they improved their health by participating in Better Choices, Better Health®, 6 week online program. Learn more about BCBH  




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Keep Patients Healthy (And the Bottom Line, Too)

Our CMO, Neal Kaufman, reveals how to keep patients and the bottom line healthy in the November issue of Managed Care magazine. “As CMO of a company that develops self-guided disease management programs, Kaufman says he thinks and acts not only as a physician and public health doctor, but as a business person: You can’t … Continue reading Keep Patients Healthy (And the Bottom Line, Too)




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Outreach to Outcomes: Activating Patients Lowers Costs

Our free webinar, “Outreach to Outcomes: Activating Patients Lowers Costs” broadcast on Wednesday, Oct 5th addressed how digital self-management programs have proven effective in preventing or delaying chronic conditions, and that translates to lower health care costs. Hear from experts on state-of-the-art consumer engagement processes that get results. You can watch the webinar in its … Continue reading Outreach to Outcomes: Activating Patients Lowers Costs




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Self-Management Support is Key to Value-Based Care

Transforming healthcare to value-based care implies creating an entire system organized around improving outcomes while managing costs. As we see it at Canary Health, there are four key high-level strategies: 1. Provider delivery system design aimed to reconfigure the way care is delivered. Tactics around network design, and clinician coordination fit here. 2. Insurance product … Continue reading Self-Management Support is Key to Value-Based Care




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Stanford Study Proves Digital Self-Management Program for Diabetes Reduces A1c and Depression

Large Peer-Reviewed Study Shows Digital Self-Management Program for Diabetes, Better Choices, Better Health®, Significantly Lowers Blood Sugar Levels and Improves Depression Canary Health’s Exclusive Online Workshop for Individuals With Diabetes Also Reduces Hypoglycemic Symptoms, Improves Medication-Taking Adherence and Exercise Participation LOS ANGELES, CA–(Marketwired – August 31, 2016) – Canary Health, a leading provider of proven … Continue reading Stanford Study Proves Digital Self-Management Program for Diabetes Reduces A1c and Depression




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