Day: June 9, 2020

Is This Startup the Missing Link in the Move to Value-Based Healthcare?

At Aver, CEO Bill Nordmark is focusing on the assist, guiding health systems and insurers as they evolve towards “pay-for-quality” When asked to explain the market forces underpinning his company Aver, which recently raised a $27 million series C, CEO Bill Nordmark talks about $500 bags of peanuts. Imagine if

Achieving health gains on the way to universal health coverage in Africa

Editor’s Note: This blog features insights from the recent Stories from Africa seminar series at Duke University.   Health leaders and policymakers globally have a shared interest and commitment to achieve universal health coverage (UHC) by 2030. Health systems are responding to increased demand due to population growth, aging populations

Broadening the reach of health services through cloud

Microsoft, through its 4Afrika Initiative, works with access.mobile to extend the reach and efficacy of health services. This start-up focuses on improving access to healthcare in Africa, implementing innovative solutions in partnership with healthcare providers to address significant gaps in the infrastructure around this vital need.   Read the Full

Olive Raises $51M In General Catalyst-Led Round To Create ‘The AI Workforce For Health Care’

To say hospitals are overloaded right now is an understatement. Doctors and nurses are overwhelmed addressing the COVID-19 pandemic, not just in treating those patients but also in helping prevent it from spreading or trying to avoid getting it themselves. Subscribe to the Crunchbase Daily One Columbus, Ohio-based startup that

Meet the 26 healthcare startups that top VCs say are poised to take off amid the coronavirus pandemic

Business Insider asked 13 top venture capital investors which startups they think will thrive despite the coronavirus pandemic, and why. We asked them to pick two companies, including one they’re not invested in. Their answers span from telehealth to virtual clinics to machine-learning-inspired heart scans. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for

Univfy to Present at Digital Medicine & Medtech Showcase 2020 on How AI and Fintech Make IVF Easier to Navigate for Patients and Providers

LOS ALTOS, Calif., Dec. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Univfy®, an AI and machine learning platform company with a mission to expand access to in-vitro fertilization (IVF), announced that Dr. Mylene Yao, cofounder and CEO, will be presenting at the upcoming conferences: Digital Medicine & Medtech Showcase 2020: When: Jan. 14, 2020 | 9:00 a.m. PTWhere: Parc 55 San

Univfy to Speak at ACG New York Women of Leadership Summit and European HealthTech CEO Forum About Future of FemTech and HealthTech

LOS ALTOS, Calif., Jan. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Univfy, an AI platform company with a mission to expand access to in vitro fertilization (IVF), announced that cofounder and CEO Mylene Yao will be speaking at the upcoming conferences: ACG New York Women of Leadership Summit When: Jan. 16, 2020 | 12:00 p.m. ETWhere: 111 East 48th St. New York, NY 10017What: FemTech Panel to