Category Archives: healthtech

HealthTech VCs, fundraising in August, reducing churn, North, and co-ops as startups

What tech gets right about healthcare This week, our long-time healthtech correspondent Sarah Buhr href=”https://techcrunch.com/2019/08/06/what-tech-gets-right-about-healthcare/”>talked to leading health VCs Phin Barnes of First Round Capital, Matt Ocko of DCVC, and Nick Naclerio of Illumina Ventures about what they are seeing in the healthtech ecosystem, how they are thinking about investments in the space, as well… Continue reading

All that glitters is not gold: How healthtech startups can achieve true value

Eli Cahan is a medical student at NYU on leave to complete a master’s in health policy at Stanford as a Knight-Hennessey Scholar. His research addresses the effectiveness, economics, and ethics of (digital) health innovation. Healthtech is apparently in a golden age. Just a few weeks ago, Livongo and Health Catalyst raised a combined $500… Continue reading