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The big list of Digital Health Accelerators

Here is my first attempt to put together a complete global list of Health IT and Digital Health accelerators, the definition of which is difficult to nail down so I’ve gone with organizations that provide a formal accelerator program of some type that also combine investment and mentoring among other services. I’ve arranged the list […]

Why Scanadu is crushing it on Indiegogo

Scanadu’s Scout dubbed the world’s first medical Tricorder is absolutely crushing it on Indiegogo setting the record on the crowdsourcing site for the fastest funding velocity in history. So far they have raised 1.3M with 10 days still left to go absolutely destroying their modest goal of $100,000. So what the heck is it? The […]

Summer health tech startup report reading

If you have any interest in the digital health or health tech startup markets, here are two reports that are required reading: Rock Health is the Platinum standard of Digital Health Startup cool. They are also data geeks who know how to put together an awesome infographic and slide deck. Why I like their reports is the […]

Health Tech Hatches a new crowd-funding model

The crowd-funding phenomenon continues to cross over into the world of Healthcare technology with this launch this month of Health Tech Hatch. Health Tech Hatch’s online and mobile platform is dedicated to allowing individuals to help entrepreneurs launch early stage startups with seed funding for innovative health and wellness products and companies and claims to […]

The Digital Health industry is red hot, but is it a good investment?

It’s a perfect time to be in the Digital Health Industry. Daily deal sites and social media apps may be still be getting some press, but Digital Health is finally going mainstream and more importantly it’s getting the investment dollars. Wearable health tracking devices and “quantified self” applications are beginning to mature and find an […]

Rock Health defines Big Data in Digital Health

If you are looking for both a great overview of Big Data in Digital Health and an understanding of it’s place in the startup ecosystem, check out this report by Rock Health. Rock Report: Big Data from Rock Health