February 26, 2014

Innovation Showcased at HIMSS14

Digital Health entrepreneurs shined at HIMSS this week! We’re excited to announce that StartUp Health company Respond Well was honored with a Microsoft Health Users Group Innovation Award in Patient Engagement for their work with Genesis Rehab Services. Together, the two companies created a fall prevention and rehab program that allows therapists to monitor patients with a Microsoft Kinect for Windows sensor. Respond Well was also featured with fellow StartUp Health companies @Point of Care360 and Yingo Yango during the Venture+ Forum.

Everyday Health files for $115M IPO

Health and fitness content site Everyday Health filed for an IPO worth up to $115M this week. 2014 continues to be a transformative year for digital health, and we can’t wait to see what happens next!

Find the Best Digital Health Events at SXSW

Definitely don’t miss out on the Social Health Startup Bootcamp, which will feature Google, StartUp Health, and others discussing founding, funding, and investing in healthcare startups! Also, take a look at our comprehensive listing to find other Digital Health events at SXSW this year.

App Demo Opportunity at Health Datapalooza

The Health Data Consortium is looking for apps that showcase the potential of open health data. Chosen entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to demo their app to potential customers, collaborators, and investors at Health Datapalooza this June in DC. Submit your app for consideration by February 28!

AHA Crowdfunds for Innovation

The American Heart Association (AHA) will be using crowdfunding to determine the winners of their first Open Innovation Challenge at the Health Sciences Innovation and Investment Forum! StartUp Health Co-Founder & CEO Steven Krein will also lead a panel about financing innovation during the March 6 event. Register here.

StartUp Health Weekly InsightsTM

Top Digital Health Funding This Week
Startup Amount Investors
MindBody $50M W Capital Partners
Voalte $36M Bedford Funding
Quanttus $19M Matrix PartnersKhosla Ventures
Glooko $7M Xtreme LabsSocial+Capital
Samsung Venture Investment
Lifeforce Ventures
MD Revolution $7M Undisclosed
Neuronix Medical $5.5M Undisclosed
Rise $2.3M Floodgate FundGoogle Ventures
Greylock PartnersCowboy Ventures
Curoverse $1.7M Point Judith CapitalHatteras Venture PartnersBoston Global
Ambient Clinical Analytics  $1.1M Rock HealthSocial+CapitalMayo Clinic
See much more in StartUp Health Insights, the most comprehensive funding database tracking over $8 billion in digital health and health tech deals.

Upcoming Health Events & Challenges

Health Sciences Innovation • Investment Forum
March 6, 2014
New York, NY

March 7-11, 2014
Austin, TX

PILOT Health Tech NYC: Matchmaking Sessions
March 11-12, 2014
New York, NY

Entrepreneur’s Club: Networks Matter: Fast Tracking a Startup
March 12, 2014
San Francisco, CA

Healthy Communities Data Summit
April 3, 2014
Los Angeles, CA

April 23-25, 2014
Lafayette, LA

Pharmica’s Pharma 3.0: The Digital Medicine Era Conference
April 30-May 1, 2014
Philadelphia, PA

For even more, visit our listings of Events & Challenges.

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