Rock Weekly: Your car dealer knows more about you than your doctor




August 26th, 2013

Can you believe there are only 193 days until SXSW 2014? If you’re like us and itching to get back to Austin, read up on our panels, cast your vote, and then remember to take your weekly medicine of digital health headlines.


Your Car Dealer Knows More About You Than Your Doctor

Reinventing Life Science Startups: Medical Devices And Digital Health

A Deluge Of Data In Healthcare Has Little Meaning If Providers Lack Skills To Use It

It Takes 7 Years And $108M To Take A VC-Backed Healthcare Company Public

FDA Finds Big Unmet Need In Medical Devices For Women

More Hospitals Use Social Media To Gather Feedback From Patients’ Families
The Wall Street Journal

Why Doesn’t Medical Care Get Better When Doctors Rest More?
The New Yorker

Wearables In The Workplace: A Historical Perspective On The Quantified Self
Harvard Business Review

Digital Health And The Pharmacy: A Prescription For Success

AliveCor iECG Now Being Tested By Receptionists In Doctor’s Offices

Rock Health in the News

Stabilized Spoon Helps Parkinson’s Sufferers Feed Themselves

7 Steps To A Winning Startup Pitch


Name Amt Investors Source
Applied Proteomics $28M Genting Berhad, Domain Associates, Vulcan Capital MedCityNews
Modernizing Medicine $14M Summit Partners VentureBeat
BioDirection $3.95M Undisclosed MarketWatch
RivalHealth $3M Fulcrum Equity Partners Triangle Business Journal
InVivoLink $1.85M Undisclosed Nashville Business Journal
Digheon Healthcare $1.05M Undisclosed SEC
Proventix Systems $950K Undisclosed SEC
iCheck Health Connection $750K InterWest Partners MobiHealthNews


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