Health 2.0

  • Meet The Three Most Fund-able Health Companies From The DC To VC Showcase

    Meet The Three Most Fund-able Health Companies From The DC To VC Showcase

    Today, Morgenthaler Ventures and Health 2.0 concluded its “DC to VC” startup showcase, a nationwide contest that aims to find the most promising and “fund-able” young businesses in health IT looking for funding. From hundreds of applicants, twelve finalists were chosen to pitch their ideas on stage at the Health 2.0 Conference in San Francisco in front of a crowd of… Read More

  • Communication is the Most Important Medical Instrument

    Communication is the Most Important Medical Instrument

    “A good scalpel makes a better surgeon. Good communication makes a better doctor.” The future of medicine in the U.S. is clear. The days of the “do more, bill more” model of reimbursement are numbered as it has produced one of the most inefficient healthcare systems in the world. While there are many unknowns regarding the future model, one thing is crystal clear… Read More

  • WellnessFX Grabs $4 Million From Javelin, Floodgate To Give You A Personal Health Team

    WellnessFX Grabs $4 Million From Javelin, Floodgate To Give You A Personal Health Team

    Back in September, WellnessFX launched a platform that is designed to help people take charge of their health. And today, the startup is adding to its own financial health, announcing that it has raised $4 million in series B funding. The round was led by a new investor, Javelin Venture Partners, with participation from the startup’s existing investors, Floodgate and Voyager… Read More

  • Health 2.0: Innovators, Opportunists & Delusionals

    Health 2.0: Innovators, Opportunists & Delusionals

    Last week, Health 2.0 wrapped up its largest ever event with 50 percent more attendees than their previously largest event. A number of companies launched during the conference, but like many events the most interesting activity wasn’t what happened on the main stage but the many side meetings/events that took place. The other notable item is the recasting of major corporations from… Read More