Oxford Endovascular raises $10M to develop ‘origami’ medical device

OxiFlow

Origami is more traditionally associated with the art of paper folding, but one British startup is using the technique to develop a treatment for brain aneurysms. Oxford Endovascular Ltd has raised $10 million in Series A funding for its OxiFlow

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Virtual primary care startup Firefly Health raises $40M, plans foray into benefits

4 takeaways from Teladoc’s earnings

  Virtual primary care startup Firefly Health is starting to look a little bit more like a managed-care organization. After raising $40 million in new funding, the startup is looking to build out a health plan benefit built on its

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‘Homecareist’ Vesta Raises $65M to Support Pop Health Programs, Risk-Based Contracts

Staffing Reclaims Title of Home-Based Care Industry’s Biggest Challenge

Home-focused digital health platform Vesta Healthcare announced Tuesday it has raised an additional $65 million in growth capital. The New York City-based Vesta is a clinical provider and technology services organization that connects caregiver insights to the rest of an

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83% of Caregivers Went Without Raises, Additional Benefits During the Pandemic

Staffing Reclaims Title of Home-Based Care Industry’s Biggest Challenge

Caregiver compensation could look different a year or two from now, thanks to a push from the federal government to fund home-based care and invest in its workforce. But for now, the home-based care industry remains filled with a lot

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Billing software startup Inbox Health raises $15M 

Billing software startup Inbox Health raises $15M 

Billing software startup Inbox Health raised $15 million in series A funding. The startup builds systems to make it easier to reach patients and answer questions about their bill. The New Haven, Conn.-based startup partners with third-party billing companies. Since

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Smart hearing company Olive raises $7M in Series B funding

Olive Union

Hearing health company Olive Union landed $7 million in its Series B funding round. Beyond Next Ventures, Bonds Investment Groups and Japan Policy Finance Corporation led the round. This news comes just months after the company released its latest smart

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Nine figure raises for Rightway and BrightInsight, Manual’s $30M for men’s health and more digital health fundings

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Rightway, the maker of a digital care navigation and pharmacy benefits platform, has wrapped up a $100 million Series C financing round for a unicorn valuation of $1.1 billion. Announced today, the raise was headed by Khosla Ventures and also included

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Dramatic Drop in Common Viruses Raises Question: Masks Forever?

Dramatic Drop in Common Viruses Raises Question: Masks Forever?

Masks and physical distancing are proving to have major fringe benefits, keeping people from getting all kinds of illnesses — not just covid-19. But it’s unclear whether the protocols will be worth the pain in the long run. The teachers

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Crossover Health raises $168M, prepares insurance pilot of primary care model

Crossover Health raises $168M, prepares insurance pilot of primary care model

Crossover Health’s San Francisco location. Photo credit: Crossover Health Crossover Health recently made headlines as it wrapped up the first phase of its partnership with Amazon, which involved opening 17 clinics near the retail giant’s distribution centers. But the primary

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AppliedVR raises $29M as it seeks FDA clearance of VR system for pain treatment

AppliedVR raises $29M as it seeks FDA clearance of VR system for pain treatment

  AppliedVR received a breakthrough device designation last year for its VR system for treating chronic pain. Photo credit: AppliedVR   As it pursues FDA clearance of its virtual reality platform for pain relief, AppliedVR raised $29 million in funding.

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