Houston Methodist Tech Hub Creates Early Telemedicine Training Venue for COVID-19

April, 2020
Source: Crunchbase

Houston Methodist Tech Hub Creates Early Telemedicine Training Venue for COVID-19

The tech hub is also partnering with entities near Methodist in the Texas Medical Center, such as the TMC Innovation Institute, which hosts digital health startups in its company accelerator program called TMCx. “We have great synergies with TMCx,” Sol said. “We meet with them to discuss opportunities and will work with some of the […]

PhysIQ’s Proprietary Personalized Analytics to be Used for COVID-19 Care with Newly Broadened FDA Labeling

March, 2020
Source: PhysIQ

PhysIQ’s Proprietary Personalized Analytics to be Used for COVID-19 Care with Newly Broadened FDA Labeling

PhysIQ announces FDA-sanctioned labeling to address the COVID-19 public health emergency with its proprietary Multivariate Change Index (MCI) Deployed within the pinpointIQ® continuous remote monitoring solution, physIQ’s MCI will be used to proactively monitor homebound patients with or vulnerable to COVID-19 The sophisticated, machine learning-based algorithm uses multiple continuous vital signs from wearable sensors to detect […]

WIRED Review: TytoCare TytoHome Medical Kit

March, 2020
Source: WIRED

WIRED Review: TytoCare TytoHome Medical Kit

Soon, this easy, in-home diagnostic device will be standard home equipment for every family. In my past five years as a parent, I’ve called the doctor more times than I have in the 30 years before. No one wants to drag a sick kid to the doctor’s office. And if you’ve ever spent a significant […]

Real Time Polling Platform Remesh Raises $25M Led By General Catalyst

March, 2020
Source: Crunchbase

Real Time Polling Platform Remesh Raises $25M Led By General Catalyst

In this election cycle, connecting with voters could be incredibly useful. Remesh, a polling platform for engagement with large groups of people–up to 1,000–in real time, could help with that. Remesh has raised a $25 million Series A-2 extension round, led by General Catalyst with participation from Lionbird, North Coast Ventures and some new investors. According to Crunchbase, the company last raised a Series […]

PhysIQ and U.S. Veteran’s Affairs Publish Breakthrough Study Predicting Heart Failure Hospitalization up to 10 days in Advance using AI

February, 2020
Source: PhysIQ

PhysIQ and U.S. Veteran’s Affairs Publish Breakthrough Study Predicting Heart Failure Hospitalization up to 10 days in Advance using AI

PhysIQ and the U.S. VA publish results of a clinical trial that demonstrates how artificial intelligence (AI) applied to continuous wearable sensor data may predict hospitalizations. When coupled with the high sensor wear compliance rates, the 7-10-day early warning timeframe suggests this approach has great promise to reduce hospitalization and improve quality of life of […]

Theranica Expands Accessibility of Nerivio™ to U.S. Migraine Patients Via Partnership With Telemedicine Platform, Cove

February, 2020
Source: PR Newswire

Theranica Expands Accessibility of Nerivio™ to U.S. Migraine Patients Via Partnership With Telemedicine Platform, Cove

Cove Provides Rapid Consultation with a Licensed Physician and Home Delivery of the Novel FDA-Authorized Prescribed Wearable Device NETANYA, Israel, and NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Theranica Bioelectronics (Theranica), a bio-medical technology company developing advanced electroceuticals for migraine and other pain conditions, and Cove, a healthcare company that provides increased access to innovative migraine treatments, alongside ongoing migraine management, announced […]

2020 Best in KLAS Report Ranks Protenus No. 1 in Patient Privacy Monitoring

January, 2020
Source: Yahoo! Finance

2020 Best in KLAS Report Ranks Protenus No. 1 in Patient Privacy Monitoring

Healthcare compliance analytics company achieves category leader recognition after nationwide survey of customers BALTIMORE, Jan. 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Protenus, the healthcare compliance analytics platform that protects patient privacy for the nation’s leading health systems, announces today that it has been ranked the leading provider in the Patient Privacy Monitoring category of the 2020 Best […]

Fundbox Welcomes First CFO Signaling An IPO In The Making

January, 2020
Source: Forbes

Fundbox Welcomes First CFO Signaling An IPO In The Making

Fintech startup Fundbox, which lends money to small businesses, signaled on Tuesday its intention to go public by naming its first finance chief officer, a crucial hire for late-stage private companies preparing for an eventual IPO. The San Francisco-based Fundbox, which frees up cash flow by extending a credit line to small companies against unpaid […]

Protenus cofounder Robert Lord is returning to JHU medical school, joining LionBird Ventures as partner

January, 2020
Source: Technical.ly

Protenus cofounder Robert Lord is returning to JHU medical school, joining LionBird Ventures as partner

Lord will become chairman of the board at the Fells Point-based healthcare analytics company: “Every founder dreams of building something that endures beyond the original founding team.” When Robert Lord cofounded Protenus with Nick Culbertson in 2014, it required choosing to put medical school on hold. After six years and plenty of growth at the Fells Point-based healthcare analytics company, […]