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Cigna grows digital behavioral health network in partnership with Talkspace
| FierceHealthcare

Cigna is expanding its digital options for mental health in the wake of COVID-19. The insurer said Thursday that it will add Talkspace, a platform that connects patients with therapists through text, video and voice messaging, to its provider network for digital behavioral health. The therapists will engage with patients daily through a secure app, and patients […]

Cigna adds Talkspace to provide members with text-based therapy
| Vator

The coronavirus is finally making the promise of telehealth a reality. While the option to do phone or video visits had been available to many people for a long time, it was generally underused. Now, though companies in this space are finally having their moment. That’s especially true for companies offering virtual mental health services, as […]

Developing Drugs for Difficult-to-treat Diseases
| Technology Networks

Technology Networks recently spoke with Mike Sherman, Chief Executive Officer at Chimerix to learn more about the company’s oncology, biodefense and COVID-19 therapeutic efforts. Mike elaborates on the two lead candidates featured in their R&D pipeline and highlights the recent initiation of a Phase 2/3 study investigating the safety and efficacy of dociparstat sodium (DSTAT,) as a treatment […]