A DOC IN YOUR POCKET: TWO CONSUMER PLAYS TO WATCH

March 27, 2014
Oliver Wyman Health Innovation Center | Charlotte Rowe, Editor

Our colleagues at the Oliver Wyman Health Innovation Center (OWHIC) pay special attention to the consumer side of healthcare. We asked them which recent developments struck them as significant. Greg Berger of OWHIC came back with two that show how companies are developing new ways to speak directly to consumers. Here’s what he had to say:

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Welltok Acquires Health App Developer Mindbloom

March 24, 2014
HealthTechZone | Jonathon Keane, Contributing Writer, Edited by Alisen Downey

Welltok, a developer of healthcare optimization platforms, has acquired health app developer Mindbloom with a view to expanding its services. The financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed.

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Top 25 Best Examples of Gamification in Business

March 24, 2014
Clickipedia | Robert Stanely

Gamification is used by brands to motivate employees, create healthy competition among teams, generate buzz or social proof, and encourage customer loyalty, among other benefits. With a variety of techniques – some easy to implement, some requiring advanced planning, coding, or technical expertise – any business can use gamification to get better results, no matter what your goals.

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