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TTA’s Realignment Autumn 7, Turkey Week Edition: Babylon’s decent Q3, more Oracle misery at VA, DOJ appeals UHG-Change, Walmart loses senior exec to JPM, health tech funding yellow flagged to 2025

...do health systems with lawsuits about Meta Pixel. And sadly, digital health layoffs continue at Kry/Livi and Brightline. News roundup: WakeMed sued on Meta Pixel; Hint Health buys AeroDPC; Neurotrack’s $10M raise, 3 min. cognitive tool intro; layoffs dim Kry, Brightline (Good and bad news) News roundup UK, AU, NZ: BMA England’s concerns on digital medical records; Australia and NZ’s health connectivity initiatives advance (Data Saves Lives agita) J.P. Morgan forms life sciences/healthcare VC group; virtual care Ovatient formed by MUSC Health, MetroHealth; Oracle’s putting lots of KC office space on market (JPM sees opportunity, one new partnership, and office... Continue Reading

TTA’s Realignment Autumn 6: Theranos’ Holmes gets 11 years on fraud, Cerebral ex-CEO’s legal fishing, Amazon Clinic and Primasun debut, Maven rounds up $90M, Sema4 ditches women’s health + 500

...about Meta Pixel. And sadly, digital health layoffs continue at Kry/Livi and Brightline. News roundup: WakeMed sued on Meta Pixel; Hint Health buys AeroDPC; Neurotrack’s $10M raise, 3 min. cognitive tool intro; layoffs dim Kry, Brightline (Good and bad news) News roundup UK, AU, NZ: BMA England’s concerns on digital medical records; Australia and NZ’s health connectivity initiatives advance (Data Saves Lives agita) J.P. Morgan forms life sciences/healthcare VC group; virtual care Ovatient formed by MUSC Health, MetroHealth; Oracle’s putting lots of KC office space on market (JPM sees opportunity, one new partnership, and office space to let!) A spooky... Continue Reading

TTA’s Realignment Autumn 5: VillageMD-Summit Health deal, Oracle restructures debt, future of health tech funding, new partners/products from Tyto, Get Well, TEC Cymru, Amazon Clinic, more!

...end, a flurry of fundings and promising partnerships. Walgreens’ VillageMD looking at a huge provider merger. JPM puts its venture money down on healthcare. UK GPs struggle with Data Saves Lives, as do health systems with lawsuits about Meta Pixel. And sadly, digital health layoffs continue at Kry/Livi and Brightline. News roundup: WakeMed sued on Meta Pixel; Hint Health buys AeroDPC; Neurotrack’s $10M raise, 3 min. cognitive tool intro; layoffs dim Kry, Brightline (Good and bad news) News roundup UK, AU, NZ: BMA England’s concerns on digital medical records; Australia and NZ’s health connectivity initiatives advance (Data Saves Lives agita)... Continue Reading

TTA’s Realignment Autumn 4: VillageMD-Summit?, another Meta Pixel suit, Data Saves Lives, JPM’s health VC forms, partnerships, M&A, more!

  Weekly Alert This week, a mix of good and not-so-good news. Nearing year’s end, a flurry of fundings and promising partnerships. Walgreens’ VillageMD looking at a huge provider merger. JPM puts its venture money down on healthcare. UK GPs struggle with Data Saves Lives, as do health systems with lawsuits about Meta Pixel. And sadly, digital health layoffs continue at Kry/Livi and Brightline. News roundup: WakeMed sued on Meta Pixel; Hint Health buys AeroDPC; Neurotrack’s $10M raise, 3 min. cognitive tool intro; layoffs dim Kry, Brightline (Good and bad news) News roundup UK, AU, NZ: BMA England’s concerns on... Continue Reading

News roundup: WakeMed sued on Meta Pixel; Hint Health buys AeroDPC; Neurotrack’s $10M raise, 3 min. cognitive tool intro; layoffs dim Kry, Brightline

WakeMed has been caught up in the litigation surrounding Meta Pixel. The Raleigh, North Carolina area health system installed it on their MyChart patient portal and website, where it was in place for over four years sending information back to Facebook, violating patient privacy and open to unauthorized misuse. The class action lawsuit filed in NC states that it was installed in March 2018 and not removed until June 2022. PHI cited includes names and contact details; computer IP addresses; emergency contact information; check-in information, such as allergies and medications; appointment details; and, in some cases, Social Security numbers or... Continue Reading

TTA’s Realignment Autumn 3: wobbly global health funding, telehealth. Oracle funding Cerner buy; Teladoc narrows loss, smartwatches accelerate, Theranos defense reaches ‘mental’ state, more!

...VA hedges Cerner training with AWS. The Meta Pixel/health data privacy story continues, catching attention from the Senate. Some fundings and buys large and small. Meta facing some Senate scrutiny on Meta Pixel’s health data collection–and how it’s used (Bad, bad Facebook) Weekend reading: HHS Office of Information Security presentation on security risks in AI, 5G, nanomedicine, more (Warning, 34 page presentation) ATA organizes Telehealth Awareness Week this week (And beyond) Breaking: Judge permits UnitedHealth acquisition of Change Healthcare, denies DOJ motion (updated) (But beware DOJ taking it to appeal) News roundup: Oracle’s modernizing Cerner’s tech, but VA hedges training... Continue Reading

TTA’s Realignment Autumn 2: back to 2017 or 2018 with Theranos, Meta Pixel’s breaches, antitrust on CVS-Signify, downscaled deals and partnerships

...Meta Pixel/health data privacy story continues, catching attention from the Senate. Some fundings and buys large and small. Meta facing some Senate scrutiny on Meta Pixel’s health data collection–and how it’s used (Bad, bad Facebook) Weekend reading: HHS Office of Information Security presentation on security risks in AI, 5G, nanomedicine, more (Warning, 34 page presentation) ATA organizes Telehealth Awareness Week this week (And beyond) Breaking: Judge permits UnitedHealth acquisition of Change Healthcare, denies DOJ motion (updated) (But beware DOJ taking it to appeal) News roundup: Oracle’s modernizing Cerner’s tech, but VA hedges training with AWS; Redesign Health’s $65M raise; Kyruus... Continue Reading

Meta Pixel ad tracker collects another 3 million data breaches at Advocate Aurora Health; Zuckerberg getting Senate scrutiny

...Senate Homeland Security Committee (below) (Editor’s opinion: to be written by Meta’s lawyers, and don’t hold your breath for any rending of garments or mea culpas.) HealthcareITNews, The Markup Our previous articles on The Markup‘s research and Meta Pixel: Breaking: Hospitals sending sensitive patient information to Facebook through website ‘Meta Pixel’ ad tracker–study Facebook Meta Pixel update: Nemours Children’s Health using 25 ad trackers on appointment scheduling site Let the lawsuits begin: Meta sued by health system patient for Meta Pixel info gathering Novant Health notification Meta facing some Senate scrutiny on Meta Pixel’s health data collection–and how it’s used... Continue Reading

Meta facing some Senate scrutiny on Meta Pixel’s health data collection–and how it’s used

...the Meta Pixel from their appointment schedulers or blocked it from sending patient information to Facebook. At least six of the seven health systems had also removed the pixels from their patient portals. In August, Novant Health notified patients of a code misconfiguration of their Meta Pixel tracker that may lead to unauthorized disclosure of their personal health information (PHI) [TTA 19 Aug]. North Carolina’s attorney general may investigate. Five class action lawsuits have been filed by patients, including against Novant and Medstar [TTA 23 June]. It may be that Meta may have a very hard time ‘splainin’ to Sen.... Continue Reading

Week-end news roundup: +Oscar data tech platform pauses, BD buys MedKeeper pharmatech for $93M, Novant’s Meta misconfiguration reveals PHI, Mt Sinai’s Sema4 genomics spinoff releases 250 + founder

...MedTechDive, BD release North Carolina provider Novant Health has notified patients of a code misconfiguration of their Meta Pixel tracker that may lead to unauthorized disclosure of their personal health information (PHI). The number of patients is not disclosed. In June, The Markup and STAT jointly published a several-part exposé of the Meta Pixel tracker being loaded into patient portals and the online appointment scheduler, capturing sensitive patient information and sending it to Facebook [TTA 17 June]. The letter explains the event as a campaign to connect more patients to their MyChart portal. The pixel was removed in June (after... Continue Reading