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News: New Care Delivery

Breg Enters the Increasingly Crowded Virtual Rehab Field

With providers moving toward bundled payments and “value-based system” in healthcare, costly post-surgical services like physical therapy are finding themselves […]

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Wearable mHealth for Monitoring Cardiac Conditions is Quickly Gaining Ground

Two cardiac mHealth companies have had a big week–with¬†announcements for both involving Mayo Clinic. The AliveCor and BioSig deals are […]

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Gates Foundation Vets Raise $200M for New Biotech and Digital Health Fund

  There‚Äôs a newcomer to the digital health and biotech investment worlds. The two founders of Biomatics Capital come with […]

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Echo Health Ventures Aims to Fix Today’s “Broken” Digital Health Venture Model

The data is in: digital health funding saw its highest levels ever in 2016. The question is–what does it indicate? […]

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2016 Saw Record Funding Levels in Digital Health, Shift Toward Early-Stage Deals

In an article summary last month, we covered a story about long-time investors breaking into the digital health sector for […]

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Livongo Secures $52.5M, Looks to Expand Abroad and Beyond Diabetes

With this $52.5 million, Livongo Health will have raised a total of $140 million to date, much of it from […]

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Apple Lags Far Behind Amazon, Google in Smart-home Market

  While Apple has been a market leader in smartphone sales for over a decade, they have yet to even […]

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Buoy Launches AI-Powered Symptom Checking App

Buoy officially launched in August of 2016 but operated in stealth mode for the past several months, during which it […]

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Trulia Co-founder Officially Launches Virta Health, a Telehealth Startup Aiming to Cure Type II Diabetes

Sami Inkinen, co-founder of online real estate platform Trulia, was drawn to trying to cure Type II Diabetes when he […]

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Despite “Uber-ization” of Telemedicine, It’s Still Very Promising

Telemedicine, or telehealth as it is sometimes called, holds great promise for medically underserved populations, like the elderly or rural […]

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