We’re excited to launch a call for innovations with Aurora Health Care...
June 22, 2016
StartUp Health Insider

Innovation @ Aurora Health Care - Help Build a Personalized Population Health Platform

We’re excited to launch a call for innovations with Aurora Health Care, one of the nation’s leading not-for-profit health care systems, to discover digital health startups to integrate into a Personalized Population Health Platform. The platform will provide targeted care to Aurora’s patient population and the surrounding community and could be applied to patients using the Medicaid payment mechanism.

Companies can apply at StartUpHealth.com/Aurora before July 20.


Doctorpreneurs Powering Health Innovation

In this week’s episode of StartUp Health NOW, Keith Black, MD, Chairman and Professor, Department of Neurosurgery at Cedars-Sinai, discusses his passion and focus on brain tumors and other brain disorders, the movement he sees in healthcare towards predictive medicine and his advice to young students and aspiring entrepreneurs.

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Keith Black, MD, Cedars-Sinai

Entrepreneur Survey From StartUp Health & Accenture Strategy

In partnership with Accenture Strategy, we are launching the first in a series of surveys to explore the closing gap between corporate and traditional venture capital and what it means for entrepreneurs looking for financing.

If you received financing from both traditional financial venture capitalists and corporate venture capital, we invite you to participate in a five minute survey by July 29. By participating, you will be provided with early access to the insights.

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Upcoming Health Events

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London, UK

July 12-13
Philadelphia, PA

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August 30 - September 1
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September 15
Boston, MA

VoyagerMed Medical Innovation Summit
September 22-24
New York, NY

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Power the Movement to Transform Health - StartUp Health Is Hiring!

StartUp Health is hiring batteries-included team players who want to join our mission to transform health. Check out our current openings and share with your network.

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So far, digital health companies have raised over $3B in 2016, according to StartUp Health Insights. Here are a few of the most recent deals:

Startup Amount Investors
League $25.0M OMERS Ventures, Infinite Potential Technologies, Real Ventures, BDC IT Venture Fund, RBC, Manulife Financial, Power Financial Corporation
Crisis Text Line $23.8M Reid Hoffman, Melinda Gates, Omidyar Network, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Craig Newmark, Mark Pincus, Ali Pincus, The Ballmer Group
Talkspace $15.0M Norwest Venture Partners, Spark Capital, Soft Bank, Metamorphic Ventures, TheTime
Relay Network $12.0M Independence Health Group
Procured Health $10.0M Heritage Group, Health Insight Capital
CureJoy $4.4M Accel Partners India
Mark One $4.0M Intel Capital
Solera Health $4.0M SJF Ventures, BlueCross BlueShield Venture Partners, Sandbox Industries
Ava $3.0M DCM Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Innovation Endeavors
Digital Health Funding Rankings Q1 2016

While 2015 was the year digital health funding hit its stride, 2016 has already stepped it up a notch with a record-setting first quarter.

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