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White Paper: A Comprehensive Examination of the Evidence Supporting Lark’s Digital Health ProgramsWhite Paper: A Comprehensive Examination of the Evidence Supporting Lark’s Digital Health Programs

White Paper: A Comprehensive Examination of the Evidence Supporting Lark’s Digital Health Programs

This white paper demonstrates Lark’s effectiveness and underscores Lark's contribution to reshaping the future of healthcare.

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GLP-1s Are Only One Part of The Obesity PuzzleGLP-1s Are Only One Part of The Obesity Puzzle

GLP-1s Are Only One Part of The Obesity Puzzle

We all know the sobering statistics: approximately 42% of adults in the U.S. currently have obesity1 and that number is expected to rise to 1 in 2 adults by 2030.

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3 Tips for Employers To Manage High Costs of GLP-1s3 Tips for Employers To Manage High Costs of GLP-1s

3 Tips for Employers To Manage High Costs of GLP-1s

According to a recent survey by Business Group on Health, 92% of large employers say they are concerned about high drug costs as a larger driver of healthcare cost trends.

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How Digital Health Companies Can Get GLP-1s RightHow Digital Health Companies Can Get GLP-1s Right

How Digital Health Companies Can Get GLP-1s Right

New and highly promising GLP-1 medications could be game changers, but in the scramble to get these treatments to as many people as possible, many in digital health are missing the big picture.

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The Skynet Effect: How HR Can Best Utilize AIThe Skynet Effect: How HR Can Best Utilize AI

The Skynet Effect: How HR Can Best Utilize AI

AI this, AI that. No matter where you go, AI seems to be all anyone in HR wants to talk about. It might be a little irritating, but it’s inescapable for a good reason.

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Weight Loss Drug Demand Must Be Addressed With New Solutions & Strategies

As the demand for GLP-1 medications continues to soar, health plans and employers must develop a weight management strategy that balances the clinical indications with the financial implications.

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Mid-Year Pulse: 2023 Health Care Trends Mid-Year Pulse: 2023 Health Care Trends

Mid-Year Pulse: 2023 Health Care Trends

While it’s always tricky to figure out which trends are sustainable and which ones will fade, here are a few we think are going to stick around for the long run.

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Q2 Brief: Lark’s 2023 Published Clinical Studies

We are delighted to announce the results of our latest 2023 clinical studies.

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AI & Health Equity: A Winning Formula

As the leading expert in conversational AI health coaching for the prevention and management of chronic conditions, Lark invites you to read our newest eBook, Health Equity & AI: A Winning Formula.

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Trends in Healthcare: 2023 ViVE Conference RecapTrends in Healthcare: 2023 ViVE Conference Recap

Trends in Healthcare: 2023 ViVE Conference Recap

A recap of the ViVE 2023 conference and which healthcare topic stood out amongst the rest.

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Use Confidence to Fuel Further SuccessUse Confidence to Fuel Further Success

Use Confidence to Fuel Further Success

When it comes to setting and achieving goals, you are probably right whether you think you can or you can't!

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Health Professional Shortage Areas and How Telehealth Can HelpHealth Professional Shortage Areas and How Telehealth Can Help

Benefits of Remote Patient Monitoring

Remote patient monitoring (RPM) is a type of telehealth that involves collecting patient-generated data while patients are not in healthcare settings.

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Demonstrated Study Outcomes with A.I. + Clinical Science.Demonstrated Study Outcomes with A.I. + Clinical Science.

Lark Health | Demonstrated Study Outcomes with A.I. + Clinical Science.

<p class="" style="white-space:pre-wrap;">The science and practice of health and medicine seem to be progressing so rapidly. Despite this progress, new research suggests a different narrative. Data from the CDC and an analysis published in the Journal of the American Medical Association shows that life expectancy in the U.S. has recently dipped, and deaths from cardiometabolic diseases are on the rise.</p>

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Managing Diabetes Takes A Lot of Work —  AI Can Help Ease the BurdenManaging Diabetes Takes A Lot of Work —  AI Can Help Ease the Burden

Managing Diabetes Takes A Lot of Work — AI Can Help Ease the Burden

<p class="" style="white-space:pre-wrap;">Diabetes remains one of the most complex, widespread, and costly chronic conditions in the US. In fact, with an annual spend of $327 billion, it tops the list for health care costs. This cost burden weighs on patients, as well as their employers, who are struggling to rein in medical spending that squeezes their bottom line. </p>

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Use Confidence to Fuel Further SuccessUse Confidence to Fuel Further Success

Use Confidence to Fuel Further Success

When it comes to setting and achieving goals, it may seem as though you either can, or you cannot. Does whether you think you can even matter?

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Chronic Condition-Related Costs Are Overwhelming Medicare Advantage | Infographic

<p class="" style="white-space:pre-wrap;">In 2018, the United States spent $3.65 trillion dollars on health care spending, with 80% are related to managing chronic disease like diabetes and heart disease. For those over the age of 65, 3/4 currently have a chronic condition and are eligible for Medicare Advantage. Lark has created this infographic to highlight how much chronic conditions are costing Medicare Advantage plans, and how they take control of these costs.</p>

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How Healthcare Mobile Apps Can Improve Patient CareHow Healthcare Mobile Apps Can Improve Patient Care

How Healthcare Mobile Apps Can Improve Patient Care

<p class="" style="white-space:pre-wrap;">Currently, healthcare systems tend to treat the sickest few with expensive treatments, while falling short on primary, secondary, and tertiary preventive measures for those with chronic conditions who could benefit. At the same time, there is a shortage in healthcare providers which is expected to grow in coming years.</p>

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Six Reasons Your Company Needs a Corporate Wellness Program TodaySix Reasons Your Company Needs a Corporate Wellness Program Today

Six Reasons Your Company Needs a Corporate Wellness Program Today

<p class="" style="white-space:pre-wrap;">What does “wellness”mean to you? It means eating well and being fit to many people, but wellness can mean so much more. It can include other aspects of well-being, such as maintaining or improving mental and emotional health, engaging in other healthy behaviors and taking a long-term approach.&nbsp;Here are six reasons your company needs a corporate wellness program today.</p>

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Preventing Chronic Disease in Medicare Advantage PopulationsPreventing Chronic Disease in Medicare Advantage Populations

Preventing Chronic Disease in Medicare Advantage Populations

<p class="" style="white-space:pre-wrap;">Since chronic diseases are the greatest driver of healthcare costs and lost productivity, you cannot afford to ignore their impact. As an employer or insurer, you need to know that 9 in 10 healthcare dollars in the United States are spent on chronic diseases and mental health conditions for a total annual cost of about $3 trillion.</p>

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Digital Therapeutics for Medicare Advantage PopulationsDigital Therapeutics for Medicare Advantage Populations

Digital Therapeutics for Medicare Advantage Populations

<p style="white-space: pre-wrap;">The world has gone digital. Are you keeping up? Digital therapeutics are not the <em>next</em> big thing in healthcare. Digital therapeutics are the <em>current </em>big thing in healthcare! If your organization is not using them, you are risking sicker members or employees, and higher healthcare costs, and decreased productivity.</p>

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Diabetes Prevention Program ROI for Medicare Advantage PopulationsDiabetes Prevention Program ROI for Medicare Advantage Populations

Diabetes Prevention Program ROI for Medicare Advantage Populations

<p class="" style="white-space:pre-wrap;">This study evaluated the impact of a virtual version of the Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) on healthcare utilization and costs in a Medicare Advantage population. </p>

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Chronic Disease Management for Medicare Advantage PopulationsChronic Disease Management for Medicare Advantage Populations

Chronic Disease Management for Medicare Advantage Populations

<p class="" style="white-space:pre-wrap;">Chronic disease management is a necessity, not a choice, for Medicare Advantage payors. Chronic diseases affect 60% of adults and place, by far, the biggest burden on the healthcare system. Improving chronic disease management processes and outcomes in your organization could lower your costs and improve productivity.</p>

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Diabetes Prevention in Medicare Advantage PopulationsDiabetes Prevention in Medicare Advantage Populations

Diabetes Prevention in Medicare Advantage Populations

<p style="white-space: pre-wrap;">The Diabetes Prevention Program is recognized by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as an effective way to prevent or delay type 2 diabetes among individuals with prediabetes or high type 2 diabetes risk. The DPP has been shown to lower 3-year diabetes risk by over 50%. </p>

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Medication Adherence in Medicare Advantage PopulationsMedication Adherence in Medicare Advantage Populations

Medication Adherence in Medicare Advantage Populations

<p style="white-space: pre-wrap;">Prescription medications can save lives and improve quality of life when used properly, but they are not always as effective as they could be. That is not because of poor medical care or problems with the drugs themselves. Rather, there is a major problem with medication non-adherence.</p>

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CDC Diabetes Prevention Lifestyle CoachCDC Diabetes Prevention Lifestyle Coach

CDC Diabetes Prevention Lifestyle Coach

<p style="white-space:pre-wrap;">Diabetes is taking a toll on the country’s healthcare system and economy. The condition affects 1 in 8 adults, is the seventh-leading cause of death and a common factor in heart disease and stroke. Many providers offer a DPP, but Lark has a digital DPP with full CDC recognition. Lark DPP is a personalized lifestyle coach that is easy to implement and infinitely scalable.</p>

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Lifestyle Change as a Cost-Effective Alternative to MedicationLifestyle Change as a Cost-Effective Alternative to Medication

Lifestyle Change as a Cost-Effective Alternative to Medication

<p style="white-space:pre-wrap;">Prescription medications can often help manage chronic diseases, but their drawbacks can include high upfront costs, side effects or complications, and lack of effectiveness due to low adherence. Lifestyle changes are known to lower risk for and help control many chronic conditions.</p>

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Chronic Disease Management ProgramsChronic Disease Management Programs

Chronic Disease Management Programs

Chronic disease management is a necessity, not a choice, for payors. Chronic diseases affect 60% of adults and place, by far, the biggest burden on the healthcare system. Improving chronic disease management processes and outcomes in your organization could lower your costs and improve productivity.

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Scaling the DPP: Urgent but PossibleScaling the DPP: Urgent but Possible

Scaling the DPP: Urgent but Possible

<p style="white-space:pre-wrap;">Given that we know how to prevent diabetes and there are DPP providers nationwide, why are cases of diabetes increasing, and how can we reverse the trend? </p>

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Disease Prevention (Definition)Disease Prevention (Definition)

Disease Prevention (Definition)

<p style="white-space:pre-wrap;">Chronic disease prevention and management strategies can be multi-faceted and targeted towards all three levels of prevention. Realistic strategies must consider cost and cost-effectiveness, reach, and effectiveness. These are some approaches to chronic disease prevention that can have widespread impact.</p>

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Preventing Chronic DiseasePreventing Chronic Disease

Preventing Chronic Disease

<p style="white-space:pre-wrap;">Since chronic diseases are the greatest driver of healthcare costs and lost productivity, you cannot afford to ignore their impact. As an employer or insurer, you need to know that 9 in 10 healthcare dollars in the United States are spent on chronic diseases and mental health conditions for a total annual cost of about $3 trillion</p>

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Scalability Challenges: Digital Diabetes PreventionScalability Challenges: Digital Diabetes Prevention

Scalability Challenges: Digital Diabetes Prevention

<p style="white-space: pre-wrap;">The Diabetes Prevention Program is recognized by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as an effective way to prevent or delay type 2 diabetes among individuals with prediabetes or high type 2 diabetes risk. The DPP has been shown to lower 3-year diabetes risk by over 50%. </p>

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Reduction in the Incidence of Type 2 Diabetes with Lifestyle Intervention or MetforminReduction in the Incidence of Type 2 Diabetes with Lifestyle Intervention or Metformin

Reduction in the Incidence of Type 2 Diabetes with Lifestyle Intervention or Metformin

Type 2 diabetes affects approximately 8 percent of adults in the United States...

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November is Diabetes Awareness MonthNovember is Diabetes Awareness Month

November is Diabetes Awareness Month

<p style="white-space: pre-wrap;">November is Diabetes Awareness Month. <strong><em>November, 2018</em></strong>. Will it be the month that saves your life? Will it save your family members and friends? It may turn out to be a life-saving for millions of Americans because November is National Diabetes Awareness Month.</p>

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Artificial Intelligence - AIArtificial Intelligence - AI

Artificial Intelligence - AI | Lark Health

<p style="white-space: pre-wrap;">But that’s only possible with artificial intelligence and machine learning. So what is AI and why should you care about it for your employees and members?Lark has applied AI and Machine Learning technologies to build a complete chronic condition management solution.</p>

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Digital Therapeutics for Chronic DiseaseDigital Therapeutics for Chronic Disease

Digital Therapeutics for Chronic Disease | Lark Health

<p style="white-space: pre-wrap;">The world has gone digital. Are you keeping up? Digital therapeutics are not the <em>next</em> big thing in healthcare. Digital therapeutics are the <em>current </em>big thing in healthcare! If your organization is not using them, you are risking sicker members or employees, and higher healthcare costs, and decreased productivity.</p>

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Disease Management Programs (DMPs)Disease Management Programs (DMPs)

Disease Management Programs (DMPs)

<p style="white-space: pre-wrap;">Disease Management Programs are treatments that are offered through devices such as phones, sensors, apps, and computers. Many types of devices and health program delivery systems can be considered part of disease management. Digital health coaches that use artificial intelligence (AI) to provide customized coaching.</p>

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Chronic Disease Management:  How Employers Can HelpChronic Disease Management:  How Employers Can Help

Chronic Disease Management: How Employers Can Help

<p style="white-space: pre-wrap;">Chronic Disease Management is the single greatest contributor to reductions in healthcare spending by employers, and to employee satisfaction with health benefit offerings.</p>

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Diabetes Coaching AppDiabetes Coaching App

Diabetes Coaching App

You may think of a diabetes coach as a health professional that you see in person occasionally, but there are other options. A digital health coach can provide a full range of coaching services, plus have advantages over a live coach.

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Prediabetes ICD-10 Code: FAQsPrediabetes ICD-10 Code: FAQs

Prediabetes ICD-10 Code: FAQs

<p class="" style="white-space:pre-wrap;">Prediabetes may have no symptoms, but it is still a serious condition. The prediabetes ICD-10 code can clarify medical care for patients, providers, and insurers, and probably for you. Following are some questions you might have about it, and their simple answers.</p>

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No-Cost Fitbit, Digital ScaleNo-Cost Fitbit, Digital Scale

No-Cost Fitbit, Digital Scale

<p style="white-space: pre-wrap;">See if you qualify for a free Fitbit and Lark Health Coaching Program with our 1 minute quiz. </p>

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