Where’s the exit? | New HIPAA rules announced
Thinking about your exit strategy? While digital health IPOs have only generated $142M in value so far this year, acquisitions have brought in at least 80x that amount. Read our just-released brief on digital health exits in 2016.
The Office of Civil Rights laid out major guidance for HIPAA-compliant cloud computing last week, clarifying cloud providers' responsibility to sign business associate agreements. In other health policy news, healthcare finally took center stage at a presidential debate, Bill Clinton went way off message about Obamacare, Obama admitted his entitlement “has got real problems” (albeit fixable ones), and Zeke Emanuel and Bob Kocher were quick to point out the health law’s triumphs.
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|Welltok||$33.7M||General care management||NEA, Bessemer Venture Partners, Emergence Capital, InterWest Partners, Sigma Partners, HLM Venture Partners, Flare Capital Partners, Trustmark, Qualcomm Life Fund, others||Healthcare IT News|
|Benchling||$7M||Life sciences tools||Thrive Capital, Andreessen Horowitz||TechCrunch|
|Moxe Health||$5.5M||EHR / Clinical workflow||Safeguard Scientifics||Xconomy|
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