How healthtech startups can achieve true value

Healthtech is apparently in a golden age. Just a few weeks ago, Livongo and Health Catalyst raised a combined $500 million through IPOs with a joint valuation reaching $3.5 billion...

With a portfolio including Acorns, Sweetgreen and Ro, Torch Capital raises $60M for its first fund

Jonathan Keidan, the founder of Torch Capital, had already built a portfolio that included Acorns, Compass, Digital Ocean and Sweetgreen, before he raised single dollar for his inaugural venture capit

Humbition is a new fund led by the Indiegogo’s Slava Rubin

Zocdoc founder Cyrus Massoumi and Indiegogo founder Slava Rubin have created a new $30 million fund called Humbition aimed at early stage, founder-led companies in New York. “The fund is focused

Consumer-oriented investors may have an edge investing in digital health

Like most consumers, I continue to be frustrated by what feels like the slow progress of innovation in the traditional healthcare system. And yet, I’m eternally optimistic about the early-stage inno

Brunei Prince Invests $2M In BookDoc, A ‘ZocDoc For Southeast Asia’

BookDoc, a new entrant to the space of online doctor bookings in Southeast Asia, has raised a seed round of financing which includes a $2 million investment from Prince Abdul Qawi, a member of The Hou

The 20 Best Unicorn Companies For Paying Software Engineers Top Dollar

We pulled together all 153 unicorns currently listed on the Crunchbase Unicorn Leaderboard and then matched them up with data provided by Glassdoor to give you the top 20 highest paying startup unicor

ZocDoc Joins The Unicorn Club (Officially)

In June of last year, VC Experts discovered a filing that suggested ZocDoc, a roughly eight-year-old, New York-based online medical care schedule service, was raising a new round of funding worth $152

As ZocDoc Readies To Cross The Pond, Toothpick Quietly Exits Beta And Expands Beyond The UK

Flying somewhat under the tech press radar, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.toothpick.com">Toothpick</a> -- an 'OpenTable for dentists' -- has quietly exited Beta, as well as expanding beyond its

ZocDoc CEO Cyrus Massoumi’s Advice To Startups: Stay Lean, Don’t Listen To The Nay-Sayers & Hire The Right People

This morning at TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2012, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/chris-dixon">Chris Dixon</a>, co-founder and partner at Founder’s Collective (and co-founder of

ZocDoc Rolls Out In Tampa Bay; Says Gen Y Is Clueless About Health Care

<a href="http://www.zocdoc.com/">ZocDoc</a>, the professional booking platform for doctors, is rolling out to another market as of this week: Tampa, Florida - and incidentally, company CEO Cyrus Mass

Zeel, The Zocdoc For Alternative Healthcare Providers, Lands Another Investment

In January, <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/01/09/zeel-launches-as-a-booking-engine-for-alternative-healthcare-providers/">Zeel launched</a> into the wild, bringing Zocdoc's model to alterna

What Pharma Can Learn From the Railroads and IBM

Editor’s note: This guest post was written by Dave Chase, the CEO of Avado.com, a patient portal & relationship management company that was a TechCrunch Disrupt finalist. Previously he was a

Booking Site For Health Professionals ZocDoc Adds Former U.S. Senators Tom Daschle And Bill Frist To Advisory Board

Booking platform for healthcare professionals <a href="http://www.zocdoc.com/">ZocDoc</a> has named former U.S. Senators Tom Daschle and Dr. Bill Frist to its advisory board. ZocDoc, which <a href

(Founder Stories) ZocDoc’s Massoumi On Hitting The Heart Of Health Care Needs

You need a doctor and you need a doctor who takes your insurance. Instead of having to fumble through antiquated lists complied by your provider, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.crunchbase.com/co

(Founder Stories) ZocDoc’s Massoumi: A Bad Flight & Terrible Customer Service Created ZocDoc

In 2007 <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/cyrus-massoumi">Cyrus Massoumi</a> ruptured his eardrum on a flight to New York and turned his distasteful experience of trying to track down a phys

Booking Platform For Health Professionals ZocDoc Gets A $25M Infusion From Goldman Sachs

After raising <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/08/02/dst-invests-50-million-into-zocdoc-so-they-can-finally-get-a-decent-logo/">$50 million</a> in funding from DST in early August, <a href="

Lessons HealthTech Startups Can Take From ZocDoc

<strong>Editor’s note:</strong> <em>This guest post was written by <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/dave-chase">Dave Chase</a>, the CEO of <a href="https://avado.com/">Avado.com</a>, a Pati

DST Invests $50 Million Into ZocDoc So They Can Finally Get A Decent Logo

Have you heard about <a target="_blank" href="http://www.zocdoc.com/">ZocDoc</a>? The company <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2007/09/18/techcrunch40-session-6-revenue-models-analytics/">launched

ZocDoc Opens in LA; How Your City Can Be Next (TCTV)

<img class="alignleft size-full wp-image-275777" title="262v5-max-250x250" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/02/262v5-max-250x250.png" alt="" width="181" height="33" /><a href="http://

ZocDoc: I Hope You Are Not Too Good to Be True

<img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-252346" title="logo" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/12/logo.jpeg?w=300" alt="" width="300" height="65" /></a>I've always thought ZocDoc is
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