January 24, 2018
StartUp Health Insider
Transformer Inspiration
“Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered you will never grow.”
— Ralph Waldo Emerson

One of StartUp Health’s First Companies, CareDox, Raises Another $16 Million

CareDox Moonshot Moment
We’ve had the pleasure of working with StartUp Health company CareDox from the launch of StartUp Health’s Moonshot Academy in 2011. We’ve continually been inspired by Health Transformer Hesky Kutscher’s mindset, dedication, and drive pushing to improve children’s health. Watch Hesky’s Moonshot Moment and learn about their most recent $16M raise in MedCity News, MobiHealthNews, Fortune Term Sheet, New York Business Journal, Global Corporate Venturing, FinSMEs, and the official press release.

One of StartUp Health’s Newest Companies, Sandstone Diagnostics, Raises $5.8 Million

Congratulations to one of the newest StartUp Health companies, Sandstone Diagnostics, on their $5.8M raise to focus on a data-driven approach to men’s health. We are incredibly excited to support this women-led startup on their mission to empower men to take control of their reproductive health.

Redefining Best Practices in Internet Technology

Corsis on StartUp Health NOW
In this episode of StartUp Health NOW, Gregg Alwine, Founding Partner & CEO of Corsis, discusses the Corsis platform and how entrepreneurs and investors can benefit from using it to speed up diligence. Watch full interview on HEALTH TRANSFORMER!


Mediktor: The Personal Health Diagnostic Tool of the Future

Corsis Tech Scoring Platform to Speed Time-to-market for Health Transformers

StartUp Health Year End Insights Report 2017

StartUp Health Companies in the News

CareDox Raises $16M Series B to Support Expansion Into Care Management
MedCity News

Sandstone Diagnostics Raises $5.8M in Series A1 Funding

Health Alert: Babyscripts App Is Changing How Expectant Mothers Are Receiving Prenatal Care

King Faisal Hospital Deploys Mediktor Artificial Intelligence to Reduce Diagnosis Time
The New Times

What to Do When Your Doctor Leaves Your Health Plan: Tips From Sally Poblete, CEO of Wellthie
US News & World Report

New Year, Optimal You – Inside the Salesforce Ecosystem
FitBliss for Salesforce

Group Health Cooperative Eau Claire Partners With Valera in Innovative Behavioral Health Management
PR Newswire

Insurtech Startup Wellthie Selects Teladoc for Telehealth and Consumer Engagement Solution
PR Newswire

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Upcoming Health Events

HIMSS18 Conference & Exhibition
March 5-9, 2018
Las Vegas, NV

SXSW - Health and Wellness
March 9-13, 2018
Austin, TX 

WIRED Health 2018
March 13-14, 2018
London, UK

Health Datapalooza
April 26-27, 2018
Washington, DC

Buzzworthy Headlines

Digital Health in 2018: Irruption of Entrepreneurship in the Struggle of Giants

Reimagining Novartis as a 'Medicines and Data Science' Company
LinkedIn Pulse

How Investors Like Melinda Gates Are Helping These VCs Tackle Tech’s Bro Problem

Want Ongoing Digital Health News and Insights?

StartUp Health Insights

Innovative health companies raised over $158M in the last week. Some of the most recent deals:

Startup Amount   Investors
CBA Informatique €50.0M   Five Arrows
Bio-Optronics $30.0M   Mainsail Partners
Zipongo $18.0M   Seventure Partners, Zaffre Investments, Mayfield Fund
Owkin $11.0M   Otium Venture, Cathay Innovation, Plug and Play, NJF Capital
SmithRx $9.0M   Founders Fund, Blumberg Capital, NextGen Venture Partners, Box Group
Sparta Science $7.0M   Playground Global
NurseGrid $5.7M   Hatteras Venture Partners, Excelerate Health Ventures, Toba Capital, HealthBox, Portland Seed Fund
Tissue Analytics $5.0M   DigiTx Partners, Tencent, Dreamit, Molnlycke Health Care, Intermountain Healthcare, Penn Medicine
Techcyte $4.3M   Undisclosed
Edaris Health $2.8M   Canal Partners
The CareVoice $2.0M   Haitao Capital, SOSV
Enzyme $1.8M   Refactor Capital, DCVC, Soma Capital, Rock Health, Elizabeth Iorns
Digital Health Startups Raised a Record $11.5B in 2017

With over $11.5B of capital invested into the sector globally, 2017 was the most active funding year since we began tracking in 2011. We expect a dynamic year ahead!

Download the free StartUp Health 2017 Year End Insights Report now.

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