News and insights

Here you’ll find the latest health care news and company updates, as well as advice on managing chronic care patients, implementing telehealth solutions and harnessing the power of artificial intelligence to streamline quality care.

Older couple using blood pressure cuffBlood Pressure
August 1, 2021

Does Medicare cover blood pressure monitors?

If you're an older adult with high blood pressure, heart disease or another condition that warrants regular monitoring of your blood pressure, you may be in the market for a…
Senior African-American Woman Enjoying Breakfast with DaughterMember Stories
July 14, 2021

Member story: “Snowball”

Every night, before she turned off the TV and got ready for bed, Gabby’s daughter would ask her if she’d remembered to take her medication that day. At 74, Gabby*…
Senior man uses a plannerMedicare Updates
July 1, 2021

Why does Medicare require 16 days of measurements?

Late last year, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (better known as CMS or, simply, Medicare) made some changes to the way it covers remote patient monitoring programs like…
Senior friends talk in living roomCompany News
May 7, 2021

Our new collaboration with Village Movement California

EMERYVILLE, May 7, 2021 — From the very beginning, myNurse.ai and our Wellness Coach team have held to a simple mantra: We’re on a mission to make healthcare more human. …
Caregiver nurse using phoneCompany News
April 23, 2021

myNurse announces 440% YoY growth

EMERYVILLE, April 23, 2021 — myNurse.ai, a fast-growing behavior change, workflow automation, case management and health engagement platform designed to help older adults manage chronic conditions like high blood pressure…
Older woman gets COVID-19 vaccine, wearing maskHealth and Wellness
March 21, 2021

Webinar replay: Older adults & the COVID-19 vaccine

In case you missed our March webinar, you can catch up here. In this talk, myNurse Chief Medical Officer Dr. Wayne Pan covers the basics of COVID-19 vaccination and everything…
Grandmother and child sit on couch togetherDiet
March 21, 2021

Tips for controlling your eating habits and food cravings

If you’re one of the more than 100 million Americans living with high blood pressure, diabetes or prediabetes, every meal can feel like a minefield, packed with social pressure, stress,…
Older adult woman stands alone at home looking out the windowMember Stories
March 19, 2021

Member story: “Push Start”

Gloria* was haunted. Every morning as she ate her breakfast and every evening as she put away the dishes, a dark presence seemed to loom in the house – watching…
Woman stands on bathroom scaleWeight
March 5, 2021

Naked? Shoes on? How, when and how often to weigh yourself

If you’re trying to manage your weight, getting into the habit of stepping onto the scale regularly is key. And at a glance, it’s simple enough: Step on, wait for…
Woman measures blood pressure at homeBlood Pressure
February 7, 2021

What causes blood pressure monitor error codes?

In the old days, getting a sense of your blood pressure required you to go into the doctor's office and have it checked manually with a stethoscope, pump and gauge.…
Senior man sits in bed looking to be in painBlood Pressure
February 1, 2021

How to find your blood pressure cuff fit

Whether you get checked out at your doctor’s office, try a kiosk at a pharmacy or store, or keep track at home, measuring your blood pressure regularly is a key…
Senior man walking dog on sunny dayMember Stories
January 19, 2021

Member story: “On your side”

A retired police officer, Rick* is used to bearing a heavy weight on his shoulders, to bucking up, facing his problems head-on and doing what needs to be done to…
Waleed MohsenCompany News
January 11, 2021

Interview with MyNurse CEO & Co-Founder Waleed Mohsen

The following interview was conducted as part of the Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center's Faces of Entrepreneurship series.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PcTJ5nSV3zo&feature=emb_logo What does “entrepreneurship” mean to you? Waleed Mohsen: Entrepreneurship is a venture into the…
Habits
January 5, 2021

Three mindsets holding you back (and how to change them)

When it comes to setting big goals, building healthy habits, or following through on New Year's resolutions, we’re often our own biggest enemy. We give up before we’ve started, tie…
Senior Asian man drivingMember Stories
November 16, 2020

Member story: “New normal”

It took a lot of convincing to get Anh* to leave behind the old house and move in with his son. As an immigrant to the U.S., he’d faced more…
Senior woman out for a walk in natureMember Stories
October 14, 2020

Member story: “What if?”

Julie* hates to be a bother. She lives alone and values her independence, so she always tries to solve problems on her own. And when she can’t, well, she tries…
Senior woman waring mask looks in store windowHealth and Wellness
October 5, 2020

Seniors and depression: More than “the blues”

We all feel sad on occasion, but usually these feelings only last for a few hours or days before things go back to normal. Of course, if you’re experiencing something…
Senior woman sits at table, thoughtfullMember Stories
September 12, 2020

Member story: “A little boost”

Every morning, Georgia* wakes up early, makes her oats and yogurt, sits at her kitchen table and plans for the day ahead. In months past, she could look forward to…
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June 25, 2020

UCSF selects mynurse.ai as 2020 Rosenman Innovator

The University of California San Francisco's Rosenman Institute has chosen mynurse.ai as a 2020 Rosenman Innovator! Made up of a community of investors, clinicians and technology entrepreneurs, the UCSF Rosenman…
Man checking blood pressure at home on his ownBlood PressureHealth and Wellness
June 1, 2020

What is blood pressure, anyway?

You've probably heard a lot about blood pressure as you've gotten older. You may have even learned how to check it yourself at home and keep track of how your…
African-American woman washing hands with grandsonHealth and WellnessHealth News
March 14, 2020

Information & precautions for seniors during the COVID-19 pandemic

What is COVID-19?  COVID-19 is a new coronavirus that was first recognized in December 2019. The virus causes a respiratory (lung) infection that can lead to severe complications that may…
Elderly woman reads a book outsideMember Stories
March 1, 2020

Member stories: Beyond the numbers

It’s easy to see why a majority of older voters point to health care as their top concern, with nearly a third ranking it as more important than the economy,…
Medicare UpdatesRemote Patient Monitoring
November 21, 2018

Medicare Expands Remote Patient Monitoring Reimbursement

Great news for Medicare patients and their doctors: the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has expanded its reimbursement options for healthcare providers who use remote patient monitoring technology…
Company News
July 5, 2018

500 Startups Demo Day

And that's a wrap! Demo Day came and went with a bang. With over 400 investors and press in attendance, the energy was palpable. Attendee's had queued up at our…
Company News
April 23, 2018

Salusive Health joins 500 Startups Batch 23

We're thrilled to announce that Salusive Health has joined batch 23 of the prestigious 500 Startups accelerator program. Approximately 2,200 companies applied and only 18 companies were accepted into their…
Salusive Pilot HeroCompany News
August 23, 2017

Salusive pilot demonstrates high efficacy in addressing uncontrolled hypertension

Earlier this year, Salusive was awarded a Sutter Health Innovation Grant, which enabled us to begin working with one of Sutter’s locations on a proof of concept pilot. The results…
Sutter Health Grant HeroCompany News
March 1, 2017

Salusive receives Sutter Health Innovation Grant

We're thrilled to announce a grant from Sutter Health to explore using Salusive to help manage patients with uncontrolled hypertension. The pilot will run under the guidance of Dr. Joe…