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New Mountain Capital acquires majority ownership in CenseoHealth, Advance Health
Posted on Wednesday December 13, 2017

DALLAS, CHANTILLY, Va., and NEW YORK – CenseoHealth and Advance Health have announced an investment and recapitalization from New Mountain Capital that will combine the companies to provide...

Drawbridge Health, Thorne Research announce partnership
Posted on Wednesday December 13, 2017

MENLO PARK, Calif., and NEW YORK – Drawbridge Health and Thorne Research have announced a strategic collaboration to develop solutions for improving the blood collection experience for health and...

Biofourmis raises $5M, partners with Mayo Clinic
Posted on Wednesday December 13, 2017

SINGAPORE – Health technology company Biofourmis has raised $5 million in Series A funding to scale its commercial operations to provide post-acute patient monitoring services and to launch its...

GSK taps Owlstone Medical’s Breath Biopsy platform for drug development trial
Posted on Wednesday December 13, 2017

CAMBRIDGE, England – Respiratory solutions provider GSK will incorporate a breath biopsy platform from Owlstone Medical into the development of a drug in its respiratory disease pipeline. Owlstone...

In brief: Glytec diabetes software integrates with Onduo Virtual Clinic; Teladoc announces more than 100% growth
Posted on Tuesday December 12, 2017

Glytec diabetes software integrates with Onduo Virtual Clinic WALTHAM, Mass. – Glytec’s digital diabetes management software, Glucommander Outpatient, will be integrated with Onduo’s virtual...

Epharmix ready to scale
Posted on Tuesday December 12, 2017

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Health care startup Epharmix is building on its clinically proven SMS-based adherence technology and looking to scale up as quickly as possible. Epharmix uses automated text...

5G will transform home health care technology, experts say
Posted on Tuesday December 12, 2017

YARMOUTH, Maine – Fifth generation wireless, or 5G, is expected to arrive this year and, according to industry experts, it will have a major impact on home health care. “With 5G, you have the...

Collaborative uses AI to identify at-risk COPD patients
Posted on Tuesday December 12, 2017

ATLANTA – A new collaborative initiative aims to use machine learning to better identify people living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease who are at risk of exacerbations and...

Patient input in medical records beneficial, study finds
Posted on Monday December 11, 2017

LOS ANGELES – Patients could benefit if they are encouraged to co-produce medical notes, rather than just read them, according to a study recently published in the Annals of Internal Medicine....

Velocity Health program to support digital health startups
Posted on Monday December 11, 2017

LONDON – Biopharmaceutical company Merck Sharp & Dohme and the accelerator Wayra UK have kicked off the third Velocity Health program to award up to $90,000 to two digital health startups using...

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