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Everything you always wanted to know about the Health Care system. But were afraid to ask.

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Everything you always wanted to know about the Health Care system. But were afraid to ask.

    Health in 2 Point 00, Episode 142 | Ginger, Infermedica, Xealth and SOC Telemed

    Health in 2 Point 00, Episode 142 | Ginger, Infermedica, Xealth and SOC Telemed

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, Jess and Matthew cover all the deals that got overshadowed by the big news of Teladoc and Livongo’s merger. First up is Ginger, the mental health provider which raised $50 million in a D round bringing their total up to $120 million. Infermedica, an AI enabled symptom checker and triage tool, raised $10.25 million in a series A. Next, Xealth landed a $6 million investment from Cerner and LRVHealth, partnering with Cerner and bringing their digital health prescribing tool to Cerner in addition to its current integration with Epic. Finally SOC Telemed is going public through a “reverse” merger with Healthcare Merger Corp.

    • 9 min
    Health in 2 Point 00, Episode 141 | Teladoc Livongo Merger Special

    Health in 2 Point 00, Episode 141 | Teladoc Livongo Merger Special

    Today, a special Health in 2 Point 00. Jessica DaMassa asks Matthew me about the biggest news in public digital health companies ever: this morning's merger of Teladoc and Livongo. We discuss the deal, the implications for digital health, what's next for Continuous Clinics, whether our T-Shirts will become a collectors item, and of course what about our book club next week!

    • 11 min
    Health in 2 Point 00, Episode 140 | Heal, Lemonaid, CVS and Sema4

    Health in 2 Point 00, Episode 140 | Heal, Lemonaid, CVS and Sema4

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, Jess helps Matthew to celebrate his birthday Kylie Jenner-style. On Episode 140, Jess and Matthew discuss Humana investing $100 million in Heal, Lemonaid raising $33 million in a Series B, CVS Caremark announcing 5 new companies in their digital health platform—4 of which are about weight loss, and perplexing health intelligence company Sema4 raising $121 million in a seed round.

    • 8 min
    THCB Gang

    THCB Gang

    Joining Matthew Holt were some of our regulars: writer Kim Bellard, MD & hospital system exec Rajesh Aggarwal, health futurist Ian Morrison, WTF Health Host Jessica DaMassa, and guest Jennifer Benz, communications leader at Segal Benz. We discussed how employers & health plans need to build trust in order to improve engagement data, how health consumers' are changing the way they interact with health care, and how to support patients when they are accessing the system.

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Health in 2 Point 00, Episode 139 | More Funding Deals and Livongo’s Diabetes Prevention Program

    Health in 2 Point 00, Episode 139 | More Funding Deals and Livongo’s Diabetes Prevention Program

    Health tech deals are just back to back this week! On Episode 139 of Health In 2 Point 00, Jess asks Matthew about Withings getting $60M in a new round to develop their connected devices & apps products, Neurovalens raising €5.5M to grow their headset technology that helps with obesity, insomnia, diabetes, & more, Pocket Health raising $6.5M to build out their image sharing platform within in EHRs, and Sidecar Health raises $20M for their price transparency direct pay option. I also talks about Livongo’s new DPP program which provides users with diet tips & coaching sessions to offset diabetes in high-risk populations

    • 9 min
    Health in 2 Point 00, Episode 138 | Health Tech Funding in Late July?

    Health in 2 Point 00, Episode 138 | Health Tech Funding in Late July?

    There is still health tech funding going on in late July? Wow! On Episode 138 of Health in 2 Point 00, Jess asks Matthew about Ro getting $200M from General Catalyst to expand their telehealth platform, Indigo Diabetes raising 38M Euros to develop its CGM Sensor, Angle Health landing $4M to create a health plan for startups, and Sidecar Health closing a $20M for their point-of-service payments!

    • 5 min

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