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Monthly medication subscription to the retailer’s virtual healthcare platform, Whole Health Rx, starts at an introductory price of $219, and does not require insurance, the company said in a statement.

While it’s never actually possible to fully predict the future, we are looking ahead to how artificial intelligence and other emerging technologies – combined with the human touch of professionals – will shape the future of the business of healthcare and pharmaceuticals for generations to come. Before looking at AI’s potential impacts in the space, we must first take stock of the macro trends in healthcare.

The new offering will help life science and pharmaceutical brands create better and more personalized experiences for both diagnosed and undiagnosed patient populations, accelerating paths to diagnosis and treatment, and creating unmatched educational opportunities. Brand teams will gain unmatched insights into what patient communities are saying and looking for, and then serve up customized content to help them at any stage of the patient journey.

Many telehealth policies expanded during the pandemic have been extended through December 31, 2024. Beyond that, policymakers will need to make hard decisions or continue with temporary extensions. Either way, a range of changes in telehealth are coming and will impact reimbursement policies, technology infrastructure, privacy, provider and patient/member adoption, and economic factors.

The company launched a website to help people with obesity get prescriptions through telehealth providers and provide home delivery of its weight-loss medicines.

While high-speed broadband, faster and smarter devices are the universal standards, AI-enabled digital technologies are now becoming the new norm, redefining and reshaping the patient-HCP dynamics. This has led to the emergence of micro moments in the HCPs’ professional journey, opening opportunities for lifesciences marketers to tap into them to effectively engage their target audience on the digital medium.

 iCliniq, a leading global provider of healthcare resources with operations in the U.S., U.K., UAE, India, Singapore and Germany, has rolled out an expanded version of iCliniq Engage; its suite of contextual advertising engagement solutions for pharmaceutical and medical advertisers.

The integration of AI services including Microsoft’s OpenAI, owner of viral chatbot ChatGPT, will help ease the burden on healthcare staff during virtual exams, Teladoc said.

One of the COVID pandemic’s many far-reaching ripple-effects on the healthcare industry is the accelerated adoption of virtual healthcare. Virtual patient care is shaking up our health ecosystem, and it’s forcing our entire industry to re-think the customer journey. Jay Appel discusses a few of the best communication strategies, alternative channels, and messaging adjustments that ad agencies can deploy to help pharma companies support the virtual customer experience – for patients and healthcare professionals.

WeighWatchers said it expects its $132 million acquisition in cash and stock will complement its nutrition and behavior-change program for weight loss at a time when obesity drugs are seen as one of the biggest markets for drugmakers.