Omada Health

Consumer / Employer

Why Omada’s CEO Thinks Amazon Selected His Startup as the 1st Partner for Its New Program

Amazon launched a new initiative to help connect people to digital health benefits that they may not know are available to them. Omada Health is its first partner. CEO Sean Duffy said his company stood out from the many other virtual diabetes care companies out there because about 20 million Americans — many of whom shop on Amazon — are eligible for Omada's programs.

Health Tech

Why Payers and Employers Are Still Doubtful That Virtual Care Will Have a Revolutionary Impact

Insurers and employers are optimistic about the possibilities of virtual care, but they're not very enthusiastic about the care modality's larger influence on the healthcare industry, according to a recent report. Just 29% of employers and 34% of payers and benefits consultants said that virtual care will drastically change the way healthcare is provided and outcomes are achieved.