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Can Behavioral Tech Help Save the Healthcare Crisis?

Discussions about health insurance reform have recently occupied brilliant minds around the world. Last month, Ting Jiang, Principal of the global team, gave a talk about the role of behavioral technology in health insurance…

Behavioral Economics & Psychology, World, Saving For Healthcare, Saving for Emergencies   /   MARCH 5 2019

Making a doctor’s appointment should be easy. (It isn’t.)

This post originally appeared on the Pattern Health blog. By Aline Holzwarth I recently had a friction-filled experience when I tried to make an appointment for a routine physical exam. It’s been a while since…

Behavioral Economics & Psychology, Health, Health Management   /   MARCH 5 2019

Decrease friction and add fuel for health behavior change

This post originally appeared on the Pattern Health blog. By Aline Holzwarth Human behavior is anything but simple, and for that exact reason I believe that oversimplifications can be useful in the first step of…

Behavioral Economics & Psychology, Health, Health Management   /   MARCH 1 2019