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Eyeing the Global Aging in Place Market, Dutch Investment Firm Acquires Majority Stake in Telehealth Infrastructure Company Verklizan

The Dutch telehealth infrastructure company already operates in several European countries, but with its investment, Dutch firm Main Capital Partners […]

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‘Smart’ Homes the Next Big Opportunity for Entrepreneurs, says Syragon CEO

The Internet of Things (IoT), says Syragon CEO Gideon Kimbrell, is changing the terms of ‘smart’ devices. As a contributing […]

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3 Ways the Tech Revolution is Gaining Traction with Seniors and Caregivers

“Aging-in-place technology is helping to improve the aging experience for seniors and family caregivers,” say Sally Abrahms, in a new […]

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FDA Commissioner Announces Pilot for Expediting Approval of Digital Health Products

Just a few weeks into his role as the US Food and Drug (FDA) Commissioner, Scott Gottlieb has announced that […]

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Federal ONC Agency Crowns Winners of its Health Data Exchange Challenge

Interoperability and integration of electronic health records—which is to say “facilitating secure health data exchange between patients and providers, family […]

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Connected Mobile Health Service Company Great Call Acquired by Private Equity Firm GTCR

San Diego-based Great Call, who has built a successful business selling Jitterbug phones, announced its acquisition by GTCR this week, […]

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Forbes Looks at How the Internet of Medical Things Will Alter Future of Caregiving, Part II

Yesterday, we covered the first half of Forbes’ article on advances in the Internet of Medical Things, and today, we […]

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Forbes Looks at How the Internet of Medical Things Will Alter Future of Caregiving, Part I

In 2013, AARP coined the term “caregiving cliff”—that impending moment when the number of older adults needing some level of […]

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Brain Tracking Device Company Raises $1.5M, Bringing Total Funding to $4.5M

Recent AARP Innovation@50+ LivePitch Finalist, BrainCheck, has just secured an additional $1.5 million in a round led by True Wealth […]

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The Longevity Network’s Guide To Pitching Digital Health & Caregiving Investors

Entrepreneurs are compelling—captivating even—because of their passion, their willingness to take risks, and their backstory of how they came to […]

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