Merger Mania

Hospitals and insurance companies have embarked on a buying spree. Will new partnerships result in better care — or higher costs?

Storyteller-in-chief: We’ll Always Have Paris

Growing up in a middle-class working household, I rarely had the chance to go on vacation — and when I did, it was camping or a road trip with my family. So when my best friend, Rose, invited me to backpack around Europe with her during my junior year summer break from college, I jumped … Read more

Power Lunch: Sushi Underground

Syun Izakaya 209 NE Lincoln St., Hillsboro, OR 97124 503-640-3131 Hours: Monday-Thursday, 11:30 a.m.- 10 p.m.; Friday, 11:30 a.m.-11 p.m.; Saturday lunch: noon-3 p.m.; Saturday & Sunday dinner: 5 p.m.-10 p.m. Owner: Susako Imai Atmosphere: The sunken dining room is warm and inviting, festooned with red lanterns, oversized paintings of flowers, and an impressive … Read more

One click, sick fix

Zoom+ remade urgent care for the on-demand generation. Now the startup is setting its sights on new applications, including retail insurance and specialty care. The catch? Medicaid and Medicare patients need not apply.

Big Baby: Launch, Startup Tip and Where They are Now

Babies are a miracle of nature. They are also a budding market for entrepreneurs in the smart-tech market. And BabyBit, a sensor that attaches to an infant’s clothes, takes child care to its logical, connected-future extreme.

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