January 2018

Venture capitalists are paying more attention to mental health. Venture investment in mental health startups has nearly quadrupled since 2014, thanks in part to a 2008 federal law that required health insurers to treat mental health equally to other kinds of health care. In 2017, VCs invested...

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PANEL: Transforming Traditional Medicine with Digital Therapeutics Digital therapeutics is making evidence-based waves in health care. An increasing number of companies are developing on-demand services and apps for patients to use in lieu of medications and traditional therapies, and it’s not just convenient, it’s saving money...

This was an impressive year for digital health investment. In total, MobiHealthNews covered 224 companies’ funding announcements constituting just over $5 billion in investments — roughly twice the amount we saw last year. Fifty-two of these funding announcements were in the first quarter of the year...