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

    THCB Gang Episode 69 – Thurs October 21 — Alex Drane Special!

    THCB Gang Episode 69 – Thurs October 21 — Alex Drane Special!

    I am so thrilled that as part of my East coast jaunt I got to do another special #THCBGang. This one is with the amazing Alex Drane, CEO of Archangels. Who among other things has almost singlehandedly changed the conversation about SDOH and lots more in this country. And you know that’s true because Jeff Goldsmith has said as much on #THCB Gang many times.
    Listen to Alex’s career trajectory as an entrepreneur; how she discovered and publicized the “Unmentionaables“; the good and the bad of her leaving Eliza, and the incredibly important work she is doing with Archangels. All packed into 45 mins!

    • 44 min
    #Healthin2Point00, Episode 235 | Walgreens Health + VillageMD and CareCentrix, plus more deals

    #Healthin2Point00, Episode 235 | Walgreens Health + VillageMD and CareCentrix, plus more deals

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, Noom launches a mental health offering, Noom Mood, Headspace partners with Waze to offer meditation while you drive, and we have one for the Press Release Hall of Fame where Dario Health announces a major partnership with a major national health plan— but doesn’t say who it is. We have some massive deals on Episode 235: Walgreens launches Walgreens Health, acquires a controlling stake of VillageMD, AND acquires a majority stake of CareCentrix; Intelerad acquires Ambra Health for $250 million; Mindbody acquires ClassPass; and Sprinter Health gets $33 million – even though their business model makes no sense.

    • 9 min
    THCB Gang Episode 67 – Thurs October 14

    THCB Gang Episode 67 – Thurs October 14

    Joining Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) on THCBGang today were THCB regular writer Kim Bellard (@kimbbellard); patient safety expert and all around wit Michael Millenson (@MLMillenson); and privacy expert and entrepreneur Deven McGraw (@HealthPrivacy).
    We heard a good bit from Deven about Ciitizen’s acquisition by genomic testing company Invitae, and got into it about the Texas abortion law, Walgreens moving into health care delivery in a big way–and whether the Giants can beat the Dodgers despite spending only 55% of their payroll! At least one of those questions will be answered tonight!

    • 1 hr 2 min
    #Healthin2Point00, Episode 234 | An M and A and shedloads more money!

    #Healthin2Point00, Episode 234 | An M and A and shedloads more money!

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, the word is SHEDLOAD. On Episode 235, Jess and Matthew talk about the scoop on an M and A and shedloads more money in today’s health tech funding climate. First up, Lark gets $100 million, bringing its total to $185 million. How much more money can we throw at a chronic condition management platform? Next, Scottish remote patient monitoring company Current Health gets acquired by Best Buy. TrialSpark raises $156 million, working on developing drugs via their clinical trials software, Twin Health raises $140 million to run clinical trials in silico in “digital twins,” and virtual care GI company Oshi Health gets $23 million.

    • 9 min
    #Healthin2Point00, Episode 233 | Another $2B in deals, including Devoted’s whopping valuation

    #Healthin2Point00, Episode 233 | Another $2B in deals, including Devoted’s whopping valuation

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, we’re thinking about changing our name to Health in 2 Billion 00. Devoted Health confirmed its $11 billion valuation, bumping it to $12 billion after you count the additional $1.2 billion coming in. Now onto the other 2 billion in deals, BetterUp raises $300 million in a Series C, bringing their total to $569.8 million for performance coaching and resilience training. Honor is growing fast – it raises $370 million ($300M of that is debt), bringing their total to $625M. Elemy, formerly called Sprout, raises $219 million, for children’s behavioral health. Finally, MindMaze raises $125 million, bringing their total to $235 million, working on gamifying digital neurotherapeutics.

    • 10 min
    THCB Gang Episode 66 – Thurs October 7

    THCB Gang Episode 66 – Thurs October 7

    Joining Matthew Holt (@boltyboy)on THCBGang were policy consultant/author Rosemarie Day (@Rosemarie_Day1) ; delivery & tech expert Vince Kuraitis (@VinceKuraitis); and Queen of all employer benefits related issues Jennifer Benz (@Jenbenz)
    We dive into the latest machinations in Congress, talked a lit about the practicalities and impacts of vaccination mandates, and had a long discussion about the tech platforms being built out of incumbent health systems.

    • 1 hr 4 min

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