Rock Weekly: Do you hear that?


January 27, 2014

Do you hear that? It’s the echo from last week when over $110M rained down in six huge funding deals and the bell rung for the first digital health IPO of the year. Elsewhere on the financial front, Audax Health is on the brink of going all the way with UnitedHealthcare — stay tuned. Also last week, LabDoor answered the burning question, “What’s in your fish oil supplements?” for the New York Times, and this 15 year old nailed just what patient-centered care really means.


The First Online Flu Predictor
Fast Company

Uninsured Rate Drops As Healthcare Law Rolls Out
The Washington Post

JP Morgan Health Conference Changing With The Times
The Wall Street Journal

The Third Wave Of Computing: Wearables

Newly Insured Americans Don’t Understand Basic Healthcare Terms
The Atlantic

The #1 Doctor In The World Is Dr. Wikipedia

Electronic-Embedded Makeup Controls Devices Through Blinking

EHR Adoption Grows 21% In One Year
Government HealthIT

51 Startup Post-Mortems
CB Insights

Rock Health In The News

What’s In Your Fish Oil Supplements?
The New York Times

The Pulse Of Digital Health

How Beam Launched A Hardware Startup With $500K


Company Amt Investors Source
Kareo $29.5M Greenspring Associates, OpenView Ventures, Silicon Valley Bank TechCrunch
MDLive $23.6M Heritage Group, Sutter Health, Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors MobiHealthNews
TigerText $21M ShastaVentures, OrbiMed, Easton Capital, others MedCityNews
Zenefits $15M Andreessen Horowitz, Maverick, Venrock TechCrunch
Knome $13M Current investors FinSMEs
Fitmob $9.75M Mayfield Fund, Silicon Valley Bank VentureBeat

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