Rock Weekly: Our latest data on a record-setting year in digital health
As part of our ongoing efforts to paint a detailed picture of the health technology ecosystem, we’re kicking off 2013 with an in-depth analysis of the previous year in digital health funding.
Key findings of our 2012 Year in Review Funding Report include:
- VC funding of digital health grew significantly in 2012, with 45% more investment and 56% more deals than in 2011
- 134 digital health companies each raised more than $2 million dollars in 2012
- Only 8 investors made 3 or more digital health investments
- Digital health companies based in the Bay Area and Boston area represent more than 40% of all 2012 funding
Read on for more news in the world of health innovation, including the breaking news of Epocrates’ acquisition by Athenahealth.
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