A CEO known publicly for the power of smiling was just ousted for intimidating employees

Ron Gutman, the co-founder and CEO of HealthTap, a venture-backed medical advice startup, was reportedly elbowed out today by his board of directors. The reason, the board said in a letter to employee

Hey Alexa, does this look infected?

Once you’re done ordering pizza and locking and unlocking your front door, what’s left to do with your Echo? Starting today, HealthTap users will be able to use Amazon’s connected home assistant

Remedy is a Khosla-backed teledoc with A.I. capabilities for the uninsured

There are quite a few telemedicine startups to choose from these days including Doctor on Demand, HealthTap and even some of the older, more established companies like MDLive or American Well but Reme

HealthTap makes a bigger push into continuing studies for doctors

HealthTap, a six-year-old, Palo Alto, Ca.-based telehealth startup that says 102,000 doctors now use its platform to connect with patients, has officially snapped up DocPhin, whose app made it easier

Mobile Medical Consultation Service HealthTap Launches Disaster Service HealthTap SOS

It was in the aftermath of the devastating flooding of the Indian city of Chennai that HealthTap first rolled out the services that would become its new HealthTap SOS, which the company launched today

The 22 Best Apple Watch Health And Fitness Apps

The Apple Watch, Apple’s first step into the world of wearables, starts shipping to consumers today. The Watch marks an interesting time in the wearable fitness space, in particular. Health and

Heal Wants To Be The ‘Uber’ For Doctors Making House Calls

HealthTap Launches RateRx, A Doctor Recommendation System For Drug Treatments

The doctor behind those "doctor-recommended pills" is most likely someone who is paid to tell you that something will work for you whether or not it actually will. That's why on-demand digital health

HealthTap Lands $24M From Khosla Ventures And Keith Rabois To Take Its “Quora For Doctors” Global

Since launching in 2010, <a target="_blank" href="">HealthTap</a> has been on a mission to bring the proverbial "house call" back to healthcare -- virtually speaking, of course

HealthTap’s Q&A Service Sees 7.5M Uniques Per Month, With MDs Spending An Hour Per Session Providing 581M Answers

When you have a health question, what do you do? Likelihood is that you either search Google for the answer, WebMD, try to call your doctor, or set up an appointment. For most people, the latter two o

HealthTap Buys Avvo’s Health Business, Looks To Become The Go-To Resource For Medical Advice, Info

Instead of anxiously searching Google or WebMD, people would rather turn to a real human being for answers to their pressing health questions -- preferably one who's been to school for 10 years. The p

With New Mobile Apps, Eric Schmidt-Backed HealthTap Brings The House Call Back To Healthcare

Over 80 percent of people seek health-related information online, on everything from insurance to help diagnosing aches and pains. As the world goes mobile, so too does health. Instead of using Google

Eric Schmidt, Mayfield Fund Put $11.5M In Online Medical Community HealthTap

<a href="">HealthTap,</a> an interactive medical community, has raised $11.5 million in Series A Funding led by Mayfield Fund, Mohr Davidow Ventures, and Eric Schmidt’s Inn

HealthTap Raises $2.35 Million To Help People Manage Their Health

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