McKesson Ventures

BioSpace Movers & Shakers, Sept. 20 | BioSpace | 9/19/2019

Aetion – Scott Gottlieb , the former commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, joined the board of directors of health-tech company Aetion. This marks the second board of directors the former FDA head has joined this week. On Monday, he joined the board of FasterCures, part of the Milken Institute. Gottlieb will advise the company as it expands the reach and utility of the Aetion Evidence Platform, a tool …

Former FDA Commissioner Gottlieb joins health startup Aetion’s board of directors | FierceHealthcare | 9/17/2019

… agencies. Aetion closed on a $27 million extension of series B financing in February, bringing the total raised in the round to expand its platform to $63 million, according to FierceBiotech . Sanofi, Amgen, UCB, McKesson Ventures and Horizon Healthcare Services have all backed Aetion as strategic investors, according to the company. RELATED: FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb is resigning Gottlieb will advise the company as it expands the reach and utility …

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Welldoc Data Shows Patient Engagement Increases 2.5 Times When Clinician and Xealth Involved | PR Newswire | 9/17/2019

SEATTLE and COLUMBIA, Md. , Sept. 17, Welldoc, a leader in digital health, today announced activation results for Welldoc’s award-winning BlueStar digital health product for managing diabetes can be four times higher when sent direct to the patient from their care team. This distribution was made possible through Xealth , the platform for connecting digital health, which integrated the BlueStar solution into the EHR workflow, simplifying the process of connecting patients …

The Cloud 100 Rising Stars 2019: Meet The 20 Up-And-Comers in Tech’s Hottest Category | McKesson Ventures | 9/17/2019

The Cloud 100 Rising Stars 2019: Meet The 20 Up-And-Comers in Tech’s Hottest Category September 11, 2019 McKesson Ventures portfolio company Komodo Health has been named as one of the Rising Stars of the Forbes Cloud 100 List. The Rising Stars are fast-growing cloud companies whose early momentum suggests they could become tomorrow’s must-use platforms, much like Stripe and Slack. The Rising Stars demonstrate impressive sales …

Infusion Express Announces $22.5 Million Capital Raise, Rebrands as IVX Health | PR Newswire | 8/5/2019

NASHVILLE, Tenn. , Aug. 5, Infusion Express, a patient-focused operator of ambulatory infusion centers, today announced completion of a new round of funding of $22.5M to accelerate its nationwide expansion. Infusion Express also announced that it will rebrand as IVX Health , with plans to transition its existing locations to the IVX Health brand later this year. McKesson Ventures and Health Velocity Capital co-led the round and were joined by …

Good Times Are Here Again for McKesson | Yahoo News | 8/1/2019

… some momentum in its modest recent growth. The drug distributor outpaced many investors’ expectations, and it’s optimistic that it can get through current challenges and emerge stronger than ever. Wood-framed metal sign saying McKesson Ventures More Image source: McKesson. McKesson’s growth is back McKesson’s fiscal first-quarter results got the new year off to a good start. Revenue climbed 6% to $55.7 billon, dramatically accelerating from its slower pace …

9 Digital Health Startups that Could Join the IPO Wave | McKesson Ventures | 7/16/2019

9 Digital Health Startups that Could Join the IPO Wave July 15, 2019 Large companies like Lyft, Pinterest, and Uber have made big-splash IPOs in 2019, and Slack and Airbnb are expected to join them. But behind the headline-making companies is a wave of digital health startups that have been transforming the health industry for close to a decade or more—and they are either announcing plans to …

On Amazon Prime Day, What Could Health Care Look Like? | McKesson Ventures | 7/16/2019

On Amazon Prime Day, What Could Health Care Look Like? July 15, 2019 Jane Sarasohn-Kahn, author of the book HealthConsuming , recently wrote on the Health Populi website about how we could “Amazon-ize” health care to increase its benefit to consumers. In the U.S., patients have been morphing into health care consumers—a trend that has been accelerated by the growth of high-deductible health plans, coupled with health …

AI for all that ails American health care. But how smart is that? | McKesson Ventures | 7/12/2019

AI for all that ails American health care. But how smart is that? July 5, 2019 Health technology investment and research company Rock Health reports that from 2011 to 2017, 121 digital health companies earned $2.7 billion in venture funding to apply artificial intelligence (AI) to 19 areas ranging from drug research and development to clinical-decision support to health benefits administration. Even the government is getting in on the …

Infusion Express founder pays it forward with new KC accelerator | The Business Journals | 7/1/2019

Staff Writer, Kansas City Business Journal Jul 1, 2019, 2:57pm CDT LaunchKC brought in a big name in Kansas City to lead its newest industry-focused accelerator: Don Peterson , founder and former CEO of Infusion Express. Peterson retired from the outpatient infusion company in June 2018, and said he views his new role of entrepreneur in residence as an avenue to pay it forward and share his industry insight. When …

How medication management tech helps one hospital better identify interventions | McKesson Ventures | 6/28/2019

How medication management tech helps one hospital better identify interventions June 27, 2019 CGH Medical Center is a 97-bed hospital located in Sterling, Illinois. As a small facility, preventable readmissions represent a huge financial and clinical uncertainty. The hospital knew that not taking medications as prescribed after discharge is a major driver of readmissions. Thus, it knew it needed a way to manage that risk and improve overall patient …

Real-world evidence: the future is here | McKesson Ventures | 6/27/2019

Real-world evidence: the future is here June 26, 2019 Use of real-world evidence (RWE) in the pharmaceutical industry is becoming increasingly common. It aids the clinical development process and provides important data for pricing discussions once medicines have been approved. With that in mind, PharmaPhorum’s Richard Staines spoke with Aetion President and Chief Science Officer Jeremy Rassen about how data obtained from outside the traditional randomized controlled trial …

Tyto Care Expands Availability of TytoHome to Best Buy Stores in California, Ohio, North Dakota and South Dakota | McKesson Ventures | 6/26/2019

Tyto Care Expands Availability of TytoHome to Best Buy Stores in California, Ohio, North Dakota and South Dakota June 25, 2019 Tyto Care, the creator of the health care industry’s first all-in-one modular device and telehealth platform for on-demand, remote medical exams, today announced the expanded availability of TytoHome at select Best Buy retail stores in California, Ohio, North Dakota, and South Dakota. TytoHome is already available …

Travis Broome Discusses Aledade’s Partnership with Aetna | McKesson Ventures | 6/26/2019

Travis Broome Discusses Aledade’s Partnership with Aetna June 24, 2019 Aledade and Aetna are partnering to bring population health to patients and greater accountability of total cost to providers, said Travis Broome, vice president of policy at Aledade, in an interview with AJMC. Broome said one of Aledade’s core beliefs is that they want the total patient panel. “If we’re going to move away from 15-minute blocks, it’s best …

5 Best Telemedicine Apps For When You Can’t See a Doctor | McKesson Ventures | 6/26/2019

5 Best Telemedicine Apps For When You Can’t See a Doctor June 24, 2019 Telemedicine apps are making it much easier for many people to get help from a doctor. They’re based on a simple idea: most people already have a smartphone or a personal computer, so why not use these devices to speak to a doctor online? The biggest benefit of telemedicine apps is that they give people access …

Digital Health Companies Hit a New VC Funding Record in 2018 | McKesson Ventures | 6/26/2019

Digital Health Companies Hit a New VC Funding Record in 2018 June 23, 2019 Venture funding for digital health companies around the world hit an all-time high in 2018. According to Rock Health, health startups in the U.S. won a record $8.1 billion in funding. StartUp Health’s number for investments around the world is $14.6 billion. Compare this to $1.1 billion in 2011, and you can see just how …

UNC Health Care Launches Innovative Fully Integrated Epic Telehealth Solution | McKesson Ventures | 6/26/2019

UNC Health Care Launches Innovative Fully Integrated Epic Telehealth Solution June 25, 2019 UNC Health Care has developed a fully integrated telehealth solution that enables patients to easily access providers through enhanced functionality of their patient portal. Partnering with American Well, UNC Health Care has launched the Telehealth (clinical) app into its Epic electronic health record (EHR) workflow that now offers patients video visits and video consultations with one click …

Term Sheet — Monday, June 24 | Fortune | 6/24/2019

Elisabeth Fall By Polina Marinova 8:34 AM EDT THE VC WHO’S SEEN IT ALL BEFORE Jeff Jordan has stayed largely behind the scenes even though he invested early in what are now some of the hottest companies in tech. On behalf of Andreessen Horowitz, Jordan backed home-­sharing giant Airbnb, grocery delivery company Instacart, and the hobbyist site ­Pinterest. The firm’s bet on Pinterest alone, one of Jordan’s first after …

Term Sheet – Monday, June 24 | Yahoo News | 6/24/2019

Term Sheet – Monday, June 24” data-reactid=”17” Term Sheet – Monday, June 24 More THE VC WHO’S SEEN IT ALL BEFORE Jeff Jordan has stayed largely behind the scenes even though he invested early in what are now some of the hottest companies in tech. On behalf of Andreessen Horowitz, Jordan backed home-­sharing giant Airbnb, grocery delivery company Instacart, and the hobbyist site ­Pinterest. The firm’s bet on Pinterest …

Inhaler Monitoring Cuts Hospitalization Usage, Study Finds | McKesson Ventures | 6/24/2019

Inhaler Monitoring Cuts Hospitalization Usage, Study Finds June 21, 2019 Patients with emphysema, also known as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) whose inhalers were tracked by a monitoring device were less likely to need hospital admission, according to a new study by Propeller Health and the Cleveland Clinic. Electronic monitoring allowed healthcare providers to intervene sooner than they typically would had they relied solely on patients’ reporting of their respiratory …

Digital Health

Welldoc Data Shows Patient Engagement Increases 2.5 Times When Clinician and Xealth Involved | PR Newswire | 9/17/2019

SEATTLE and COLUMBIA, Md. , Sept. 17, Welldoc, a leader in digital health, today announced activation results for Welldoc’s award-winning BlueStar digital health product for managing diabetes can be four times higher when sent direct … and investors include Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic, MemorialCare Innovation Fund, McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, and ResMed as well as Providence Ventures, UPMC and the Froedtert and Medical College of Wisconsin Health Network. For more information …

9 Digital Health Startups that Could Join the IPO Wave | McKesson Ventures | 7/16/2019

9 Digital Health Startups that Could Join the IPO Wave July 15, 2019 Large companies like Lyft, Pinterest, and Uber have made big-splash IPOs in 2019, and Slack and Airbnb are expected to join them. But behind the headline-making companies is a wave of digital health startups that have been transforming the health industry for close to a decade or more—and they are either announcing plans to …

Medicare

AI for all that ails American health care. But how smart is that? | McKesson Ventures | 7/12/2019

… AI) to 19 areas ranging from drug research and development to clinical-decision support to health benefits administration. Even the government is getting in on the action. Earlier this year, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) launched an AI outcomes challenge in which it offered $1.65 million total in prizes for AI models that predict hospital and skilled nursing facility readmissions and adverse events. But for all the hope …

Healthcare venture capital is growing: 16 latest deals | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/25/2019

Medicare Advantage special needs plans, closed a $10 million funding round led by McKesson Ventures. 16. Arrakis Therapeutics , a Waltham, Mass.-based biopharmaceutical company, raised $75 million in Series B funding co-led by venBio Partners and Nextech Invest. More articles on healthcare finance …

Medicare Advantage

Healthcare venture capital is growing: 16 latest deals | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/25/2019

Medicare Advantage special needs plans, closed a $10 million funding round led by McKesson Ventures. 16. Arrakis Therapeutics , a Waltham, Mass.-based biopharmaceutical company, raised $75 million in Series B funding co-led by venBio Partners and Nextech Invest. More articles on healthcare finance …

AllyAlign Health Raises $10M to Power Value-Based Care for Seniors | HIT Consultant | 4/17/2019

AllyAlign Health Raises $10M to Power Value-Based Care for Seniors //hitconsultant.net/2019/04/17/allyalign-health-power-value-based-care-seniors/. Captcha Submit AllyAlign Health, a Richmond-based developer and administrator of Medicare Advantage special need plans that benefit long-term care providers has raised $10M in strategic funding led by McKesson Ventures . Existing investors Heritage Healthcare Innovation Fund, Health Enterprise Partners and the LinkAge Fund also participated in the financing …

Telehealth

UNC Health Care Launches Innovative Fully Integrated Epic Telehealth Solution | McKesson Ventures | 6/26/2019

UNC Health Care Launches Innovative Fully Integrated Epic Telehealth Solution June 25, 2019 UNC Health Care has developed a fully integrated telehealth solution that enables patients to easily access providers through enhanced functionality of their patient portal. Partnering with American Well, UNC Health Care has launched the Telehealth (clinical) app into its Epic electronic health record (EHR) workflow that now offers patients video visits and video consultations with one click …

Tyto Care Expands Availability of TytoHome to Best Buy Stores in California, Ohio, North Dakota and South Dakota | McKesson Ventures | 6/26/2019

Tyto Care Expands Availability of TytoHome to Best Buy Stores in California, Ohio, North Dakota and South Dakota June 25, 2019 Tyto Care, the creator of the health care industry’s first all-in-one modular device and telehealth platform for on-demand, remote medical exams, today announced the expanded availability of TytoHome at select Best Buy retail stores in California, Ohio, North Dakota, and South Dakota. TytoHome is already available …

AMA

Healthcare venture capital is growing: 16 latest deals | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/25/2019

… Partners, Boxer Capital and Adage Capital Management were joined by AbbVie Ventures and Surveyor Capital in the funding round. 4. Saama Technologies , a Campbell, Calif.-based clinical data analytics platform firm, closed a $40 million … needs plans, closed a $10 million funding round led by McKesson Ventures. 16. Arrakis Therapeutics , a Waltham, Mass.-based biopharmaceutical company, raised $75 million in Series B funding co-led by venBio Partners and Nextech …

Payer Roundup—Manager of Maine physical therapy practice sentenced in $175K fraud case | FierceHealthcare | 4/18/2019

… Morrison also pleaded guilty to embezzling $31,000 from the club by using a business credit card for personal purchases on Amazon. ( Portland Press Herald ) Free Daily Newsletter Like this story? Subscribe to FierceHealthcare! The healthcare … Health has raised another $10 million in capital, led by McKesson Ventures. The latest investment puts the healthcare management firm’s total at $41 million to help with managing health plans in 17 states—10,000 members …

Digital Health Content

Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic join latest funding round for startup Xealth | FierceHealthcare | 6/21/2019

McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed, Threshold Ventures (formerly DFJ Venture), Providence Ventures, UPMC and Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin health network. The latest raise brings their total for the funding round to $14 million. Originally incubated and launched at Providence St. Joseph Health in 2017, Xealth is a digital prescribing platform that enables clinicians to prescribe patients digital health tools—apps, connected medical devices, digital health content and …

Atrium, Cleveland Clinic, MemorialCare join digital health startup Xealth’s Series A | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/20/2019

McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed and Threshold Ventures also participated. Xealth’s platform allows clinicians to prescribe and monitor digital health content, apps, devices and other services within their existing EHR system, then share that information directly with patients through a health system’s patient portal. The Xealth platform also streamlines the process of finding and onboarding new digital care vendors providing educational content, transportation, meal delivery, product recommendations and more. “Xealth …

Clinical Operations

GRAIL Announces Appointment of Jennifer Cook as Chief Executive Officer | Business Wire | 12/14/2017

… from CCGA in 2018. About Jennifer Cook Jennifer Cook joins GRAIL from Roche/Genentech where she is currently head of Clinical Operations in Product Development for Roche Pharmaceuticals, managing a clinical trial portfolio of more … Squibb, Celgene, Decheng Capital, GV, Illumina, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Merck, McKesson Ventures, Sutter Hill Ventures, Tencent, Varian Medical Systems, and other financial partners. For more information, please visit www.grail.com . Contacts GRAIL Charlotte Arnold, 650-255-1909 carnold …

Digital Health Solutions

Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic join latest funding round for startup Xealth | FierceHealthcare | 6/21/2019

… investment from major health systems Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic and the MemorialCare Innovation Fund. The health systems join existing investors McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed, Threshold Ventures (formerly DFJ Venture), Providence Ventures, UPMC and Froedtert … McSherry said, noting that Xealth’s platform has more than 30 digital health solutions. Over a million patient interactions are being prescribed and monitored by health systems through the platform, he said. The company will be …

Xealth

Welldoc Data Shows Patient Engagement Increases 2.5 Times When Clinician and Xealth Involved | PR Newswire | 9/17/2019

… be four times higher when sent direct to the patient from their care team. This distribution was made possible through Xealth , the platform for connecting digital health, which integrated the BlueStar solution into the EHR … and investors include Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic, MemorialCare Innovation Fund, McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, and ResMed as well as Providence Ventures, UPMC and the Froedtert and Medical College of Wisconsin Health Network. For more information …

Term Sheet — Monday, June 24 | Fortune | 6/24/2019

Xealth , a Seattle-based platform for connecting digital health, raised $3 million in funding. Investors include Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic, MemorialCare Innovation Fund, McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed, Threshold Ventures, Providence Ventures, UPMC, Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin health network. Advertisement PRIVATE EQUITY DEALS • L Catterton agreed to acquire Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: DFRG) in an all cash transaction valued at approximately $650 million. • Radiant Life …

Novartis

Welldoc Data Shows Patient Engagement Increases 2.5 Times When Clinician and Xealth Involved | PR Newswire | 9/17/2019

McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, and ResMed as well as Providence Ventures, UPMC and the Froedtert and Medical College of Wisconsin Health Network. For more information, visit www.xealth.com or follow us on LinkedIn or Twitter . SOURCE Xealth Related Links http://www.xealth.io …

Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic join latest funding round for startup Xealth | FierceHealthcare | 6/21/2019

McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed, Threshold Ventures (formerly DFJ Venture), Providence Ventures, UPMC and Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin health network. The latest raise brings their total for the funding round to $14 million. Originally incubated and launched at Providence St. Joseph Health in 2017, Xealth is a digital prescribing platform that enables clinicians to prescribe patients digital health tools—apps, connected medical devices, digital health content and …

AllyAlign Health

Healthcare venture capital is growing: 16 latest deals | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/25/2019

AllyAlign Health , a Glen Allen, Va.-based administrator of Medicare Advantage special needs plans, closed a $10 million funding round led by McKesson Ventures. 16. Arrakis Therapeutics , a Waltham, Mass.-based biopharmaceutical company, raised $75 million in Series B funding co-led by venBio Partners and Nextech Invest. More articles on healthcare finance …

Payer Roundup—Manager of Maine physical therapy practice sentenced in $175K fraud case | FierceHealthcare | 4/18/2019

AllyAlign Health has raised another $10 million in capital, led by McKesson Ventures. The latest investment puts the healthcare management firm’s total at $41 million to help with managing health plans in 17 states—10,000 members. Founded by CEO Will Saunders, the company launched its first health plan in 2016. The latest funding will support the company’s growth in assisted living facilities, memory care facilities and independent living facilities. “Partnering …

Kyruus

THCB Spotlight | Chris Gervais, CTO of Kyruus | McKesson Ventures | 6/7/2019

THCB Spotlight Chris Gervais, CTO of Kyruus June 6, 2019 Matthew Holt of The Health Care Blog recently interviewed Kyruus Chief Technical Officer Chris Gervais about what Kyruus is doing to improve patient access and help health systems match patients to the right providers. When asked what Kyruus does, Gervais said, “We’re focused on patient access, and the part of patient access we’re focused on is patient access to providers …

Kyruus Announces Availability of ProviderMatch DirectBook in the Cerner App Gallery for Direct Scheduling into Cerner Millennium® | McKesson Ventures | 5/2/2019

Kyruus recently announced that its ProviderMatch DirectBook has been included in the Cerner App Gallery. Cerner, an electronic health record platform, is used by hospitals across the U.S. The inclusion in the Cerner App Gallery means that ProviderMatch DirectBook has completed the code Developer Program validation process, which verifies four major categories: security, functionality, technical conformance, and operations. This process ensures that apps meet client security and reliability expectations. Health …

GE Healthcare

AllyAlign Health Raises $10M to Power Value-Based Care for Seniors | HIT Consultant | 4/17/2019

AllyAlign Health Raises $10M to Power Value-Based Care for Seniors //hitconsultant.net/2019/04/17/allyalign-health-power-value-based-care-seniors/. Captcha Submit AllyAlign Health, a Richmond-based developer and administrator of Medicare Advantage special need plans that benefit long-term care providers has raised $10M in strategic funding led by McKesson Ventures . Existing investors Heritage Healthcare Innovation Fund, Health Enterprise Partners and the LinkAge Fund also participated in the financing …

I-SNP Developer AllyAlign Closes $10M Round Led by McKesson Ventures | 4/17/2019

Send email AllyAlign Health on Tuesday announced the closure of a $10 million strategic funding round led by McKesson Ventures as the developer and administrator of Medicare Advantage eyes growth. The Richmond, Va.-based firm … Skilled Nursing News. Advertisement In addition to McKesson, existing investors Heritage Healthcare Innovation Fund, Health Enterprise Partners, and the Link-Age Fund participated in the most recent $10 million round. Using Medicare Advantage to plan …

Varian

GRAIL Announces Appointment of Jennifer Cook as Chief Executive Officer | Business Wire | 12/14/2017

McKesson Ventures, Sutter Hill Ventures, Tencent, Varian Medical Systems, and other financial partners. For more information, please visit www.grail.com . Contacts GRAIL Charlotte Arnold, 650-255-1909 [email protected]

CVS

Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic join latest funding round for startup Xealth | FierceHealthcare | 6/21/2019

… investment from major health systems Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic and the MemorialCare Innovation Fund. The health systems join existing investors McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed, Threshold Ventures (formerly DFJ Venture), Providence Ventures, UPMC and Froedtert … funding will be used to further develop the platform. RELATED: CVS launching platform to allow PBM clients to manage supplemental benefit contracts The company is a growing player in what McKesson Ventures executives call the …

Varian Medical Systems

GRAIL Announces Appointment of Jennifer Cook as Chief Executive Officer | Business Wire | 12/14/2017

McKesson Ventures, Sutter Hill Ventures, Tencent, Varian Medical Systems, and other financial partners. For more information, please visit www.grail.com . Contacts GRAIL Charlotte Arnold, 650-255-1909 [email protected]

CVS Health

Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic join latest funding round for startup Xealth | FierceHealthcare | 6/21/2019

… investment from major health systems Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic and the MemorialCare Innovation Fund. The health systems join existing investors McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed, Threshold Ventures (formerly DFJ Venture), Providence Ventures, UPMC and Froedtert … applications and devices for patients. Earlier this month, CVS Caremark, CVS Health’s PBM, unveiled a platform to help its payer clients manage digital health and wellness tools. CVS’ platform currently includes one product, Big Health’s …

Genentech

VC-backed GRAIL Appoints Cook as CEO | McKesson Ventures | 12/15/2017

VC-backed GRAIL Appoints Cook as CEO December 14, 2017 GRAIL, Inc., a McKesson Ventures portfolio company whose mission is to detect cancer early when it can be cured, announced on December 14 th the … its board of directors. Jennifer Cook joins GRAIL from Roche/Genentech, where she is Head of Clinical Operations in Product Development for Roche Pharmaceuticals. Before that, she was the Head of Region Europe for Roche …

GRAIL Announces Appointment of Jennifer Cook as Chief Executive Officer | Business Wire | 12/14/2017

… The company anticipates starting to deliver insights from CCGA in 2018. About Jennifer Cook Jennifer Cook joins GRAIL from Roche/Genentech where she is currently head of Clinical Operations in Product Development for Roche Pharmaceuticals … Squibb, Celgene, Decheng Capital, GV, Illumina, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Merck, McKesson Ventures, Sutter Hill Ventures, Tencent, Varian Medical Systems, and other financial partners. For more information, please visit www.grail.com . Contacts GRAIL Charlotte Arnold, 650-255-1909 carnold …

MemorialCare Innovation Fund

Welldoc Data Shows Patient Engagement Increases 2.5 Times When Clinician and Xealth Involved | PR Newswire | 9/17/2019

MemorialCare Innovation Fund, McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, and ResMed as well as Providence Ventures, UPMC and the Froedtert and Medical College of Wisconsin Health Network. For more information, visit www.xealth.com or follow us on LinkedIn or Twitter . SOURCE Xealth Related Links http://www.xealth.io …

Term Sheet — Monday, June 24 | Fortune | 6/24/2019

MemorialCare Innovation Fund, McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed, Threshold Ventures, Providence Ventures, UPMC, Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin health network. Advertisement PRIVATE EQUITY DEALS • L Catterton agreed to acquire Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: DFRG) in an all cash transaction valued at approximately $650 million. • Radiant Life Care , which is backed by KKR , acquired a 49.7% stake in Max Healthcare , an India-based provider of healthcare services …

Health Enterprise Partners

Term Sheet – Wednesday, April 17 | Fortune | 4/17/2019

… funding. River Cities Capital Funds HealthQuest Capital, Aperture Venture Partners, Aphelion Capital, Lumira Ventures, Rex Health Ventures, SV Health Investors, Health Enterprise Partners and Ascension Ventures. • Salary Finance , a London-based provider of financial education … Medicare Advantage special need plans, raised $10 million in funding. McKesson Ventures Heritage Healthcare Innovation Fund, Health Enterprise Partners and the LinkAge Fund. • Spur , a Huntsville, Ala.-based employment platform for hourly workers, raised $8 …

Sutter Hill Ventures

Term Sheet – Wednesday, April 17 | Fortune | 4/17/2019

… raised $170 million in Series E funding. Daimler AG 8VC, Bessemer Venture Partners, Chengwei Capital, Matrix Partners, Siemens Next47 and Sutter Hill Ventures . • Outreach , a Seattle-based sales engagement platform, raised $114 million in Series … Medicare Advantage special need plans, raised $10 million in funding. McKesson Ventures Heritage Healthcare Innovation Fund, Health Enterprise Partners and the LinkAge Fund. • Spur , a Huntsville, Ala.-based employment platform for hourly workers, raised $8 …

Providence Ventures

Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic join latest funding round for startup Xealth | FierceHealthcare | 6/21/2019

McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed, Threshold Ventures (formerly DFJ Venture), Providence Ventures, UPMC and Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin health network. The latest raise brings their total for the funding round to $14 million. Originally incubated and launched at Providence St. Joseph Health in 2017, Xealth is a digital prescribing platform that enables clinicians to prescribe patients digital health tools—apps, connected medical devices, digital health content and …

Atrium, Cleveland Clinic, MemorialCare join digital health startup Xealth’s Series A | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/20/2019

Providence Ventures (Xealth spun out of Providence St. Joseph Health in 2017). McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed and Threshold Ventures also participated. Xealth’s platform allows clinicians to prescribe and monitor digital health content, apps, devices and other services within their existing EHR system, then share that information directly with patients through a health system’s patient portal. The Xealth platform also streamlines the process of finding and onboarding new digital care …

ARCH Venture Partners

GRAIL Announces Appointment of Jennifer Cook as Chief Executive Officer | Business Wire | 12/14/2017

ARCH Venture Partners and includes Amazon, Bezos Expeditions, Bill Gates, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Celgene, Decheng Capital, GV, Illumina, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Merck, McKesson Ventures, Sutter Hill Ventures, Tencent, Varian Medical Systems, and other financial partners. For more information, please visit www.grail.com . Contacts GRAIL Charlotte Arnold, 650-255-1909 [email protected]

Rock Health

Amino Drives Greater Healthcare Savings | McKesson Ventures | 1/11/2018

Rock Health, a McKesson Ventures portfolio company. Read the full press release on Globe Newswire . Tags …

Sidewalk Launches New Urban Health Startup | McKesson Ventures | 12/13/2017

Rock Health named Cityblock as the best new startup in digital health this year. Rock Health, a McKesson Ventures portfolio company, funds and supports startups building the next generation of technologies transforming health care. Read more about Cityblock’s initiative in this MobiHealthNews article . Tags …

Nueterra Capital

Infusion Express Announces $22.5 Million Capital Raise, Rebrands as IVX Health | PR Newswire | 8/5/2019

McKesson Ventures and Health Velocity Capital co-led the round and were joined by existing institutional investor Nueterra Capital alongside new investor CrimsoNox Capital. The new round of financing will enable IVX Health to accelerate the growth of its physical footprint of infusion centers in existing markets while simultaneously entering new markets across the country. “McKesson Ventures continues to support IVX Health’s vision to be the nation’s preferred destination for …

Infusion Express founder pays it forward with new KC accelerator | The Business Journals | 7/1/2019

… and includes legal, software development, marketing and accounting services. It aims to connect startups to commercialization opportunities, and Leawood-based Nueterra Capital is committed to investing a minimum of $50,000 in each of the five … happens,” Peterson said. The company’s success attracted investors such as McKesson Ventures, one of the biggest names in health care, he said. Now in its sixth year, Infusion Express is on track to end 2019 …

Andreessen Horowitz

Term Sheet — Monday, June 24 | Fortune | 6/24/2019

… scenes even though he invested early in what are now some of the hottest companies in tech. On behalf of Andreessen Horowitz, Jordan backed home-­sharing giant Airbnb, grocery delivery company Instacart, and the hobbyist … funding. Investors include Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic, MemorialCare Innovation Fund, McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed, Threshold Ventures, Providence Ventures, UPMC, Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin health network. Advertisement PRIVATE EQUITY DEALS • L Catterton …

Term Sheet – Monday, June 24 | Yahoo News | 6/24/2019

… scenes even though he invested early in what are now some of the hottest companies in tech. On behalf of Andreessen Horowitz, Jordan backed home-­sharing giant Airbnb, grocery delivery company Instacart, and the hobbyist … funding. Investors include Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic, MemorialCare Innovation Fund, McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed, Threshold Ventures, Providence Ventures, UPMC, Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin health network. PRIVATE EQUITY DEALS • L Catterton agreed …

Goldman Sachs

Term Sheet – Wednesday, April 17 | Fortune | 4/17/2019

… Battery Ventures, Costanoa Ventures, Salesforce Ventures and Venrock. • Unqork , an enterprise software company, raised $22 million in Series A funding. Goldman Sachs Principal Strategic Investments Broadridge Financial Solutions . • Returnly , a post-purchase payments company, raised … Medicare Advantage special need plans, raised $10 million in funding. McKesson Ventures Heritage Healthcare Innovation Fund, Health Enterprise Partners and the LinkAge Fund. • Spur , a Huntsville, Ala.-based employment platform for hourly workers, raised $8 …

venBio

Healthcare venture capital is growing: 16 latest deals | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/25/2019

McKesson Ventures. 16. Arrakis Therapeutics , a Waltham, Mass.-based biopharmaceutical company, raised $75 million in Series B funding co-led by venBio Partners and Nextech Invest. More articles on healthcare finance …

Term Sheet – Wednesday, April 17 | Fortune | 4/17/2019

… AllyAlign Health , a Richmond, Va.-based developer and administrator of Medicare Advantage special need plans, raised $10 million in funding. McKesson Ventures Heritage Healthcare Innovation Fund, Health Enterprise Partners and the LinkAge Fund. • Spur , a … of $24.8 million in 2018. Lilly Asia Ventures, OrbiMed, and venBio Partners back the firm. Goldman Sachs, SVB Leerink and Wells Fargo Securities are underwriters. It plans to list on the Nasdaq as “TPTX.” Read …

HCA

Digital Health Companies Hit a New VC Funding Record in 2018 | McKesson Ventures | 6/26/2019

… slew of digital health IPOs” are expected in the second half of 2019. Companies presumed to be planning IPOs include diabetes management firm Livongo, health data firm Health Catalyst, and technology intermediary Change Healthcare. Peloton has also recently filed confidential IPO documents. Fortune also says that even if these IPOs don’t perform as planned, “the general buzz in the space will almost certainly last” because solving the mysteries of the …

Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic join latest funding round for startup Xealth | FierceHealthcare | 6/21/2019

… healthcare providers to prescribe and monitor digital therapies. (Rostislav_Sedlacek) Digital health startup Xealth has raised an additional $3 million in a series A financing round and has attracted new investment from major health systems Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic and the MemorialCare Innovation Fund. The health systems join existing investors McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed, Threshold Ventures (formerly DFJ Venture), Providence Ventures, UPMC and Froedtert and the Medical College of …

Cleveland Clinic

Welldoc Data Shows Patient Engagement Increases 2.5 Times When Clinician and Xealth Involved | PR Newswire | 9/17/2019

… improve health outcomes. Originally incubated and launched at Providence St. Joseph Health in 2017, Xealth works with UPMC, Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic, Duke Health and other leading health systems. About Welldoc Welldoc® is a leading … and investors include Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic, MemorialCare Innovation Fund, McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, and ResMed as well as Providence Ventures, UPMC and the Froedtert and Medical College of Wisconsin Health Network. For more information …

Inhaler Monitoring Cuts Hospitalization Usage, Study Finds | McKesson Ventures | 6/24/2019

… also known as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) whose inhalers were tracked by a monitoring device were less likely to need hospital admission, according to a new study by Propeller Health and the Cleveland Clinic. Electronic monitoring allowed healthcare providers to intervene sooner than they typically would had they relied solely on patients’ reporting of their respiratory distress. The study also highlights the role technology can play in providing data …

Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland OH

Inhaler Monitoring Cuts Hospitalization Usage, Study Finds | McKesson Ventures | 6/24/2019

Inhaler Monitoring Cuts Hospitalization Usage, Study Finds June 21, 2019 Patients with emphysema, also known as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) whose inhalers were tracked by a monitoring device were less likely to need hospital admission, according to a new study by Propeller Health and the Cleveland Clinic. Electronic monitoring allowed healthcare providers to intervene sooner than they typically would had they relied solely on patients’ reporting of their respiratory …

Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic join latest funding round for startup Xealth | FierceHealthcare | 6/21/2019

Cleveland Clinic and the MemorialCare Innovation Fund. The health systems join existing investors McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed, Threshold Ventures (formerly DFJ Venture), Providence Ventures, UPMC and Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin health network. The latest raise brings their total for the funding round to $14 million. Originally incubated and launched at Providence St. Joseph Health in 2017, Xealth is a digital prescribing platform that enables clinicians to …

MemorialCare

Term Sheet — Monday, June 24 | Fortune | 6/24/2019

MemorialCare Innovation Fund, McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed, Threshold Ventures, Providence Ventures, UPMC, Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin health network. Advertisement PRIVATE EQUITY DEALS • L Catterton agreed to acquire Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: DFRG) in an all cash transaction valued at approximately $650 million. • Radiant Life Care , which is backed by KKR , acquired a 49.7% stake in Max Healthcare , an India-based provider of healthcare services …

Term Sheet – Monday, June 24 | Yahoo News | 6/24/2019

MemorialCare Innovation Fund, McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed, Threshold Ventures, Providence Ventures, UPMC, Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin health network. PRIVATE EQUITY DEALS • L Catterton agreed to acquire Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: DFRG) in an all cash transaction valued at approximately $650 million. • Radiant Life Care , which is backed by KKR , acquired a 49.7% stake in Max Healthcare , an India-based provider of healthcare services. Financial …

UPMC

Welldoc Data Shows Patient Engagement Increases 2.5 Times When Clinician and Xealth Involved | PR Newswire | 9/17/2019

… services needed to improve health outcomes. Originally incubated and launched at Providence St. Joseph Health in 2017, Xealth works with UPMC, Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic, Duke Health and other leading health systems. About Welldoc Welldoc … and investors include Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic, MemorialCare Innovation Fund, McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, and ResMed as well as Providence Ventures, UPMC and the Froedtert and Medical College of Wisconsin Health Network. For more information …

Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic join latest funding round for startup Xealth | FierceHealthcare | 6/21/2019

McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed, Threshold Ventures (formerly DFJ Venture), Providence Ventures, UPMC and Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin health network. The latest raise brings their total for the funding round to $14 million. Originally incubated and launched at Providence St. Joseph Health in 2017, Xealth is a digital prescribing platform that enables clinicians to prescribe patients digital health tools—apps, connected medical devices, digital health content and …

Atrium Health

Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic join latest funding round for startup Xealth | FierceHealthcare | 6/21/2019

Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic and the MemorialCare Innovation Fund. The health systems join existing investors McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed, Threshold Ventures (formerly DFJ Venture), Providence Ventures, UPMC and Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin health network. The latest raise brings their total for the funding round to $14 million. Originally incubated and launched at Providence St. Joseph Health in 2017, Xealth is a digital prescribing platform that enables …

Atrium, Cleveland Clinic, MemorialCare join digital health startup Xealth’s Series A | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/20/2019

Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic and Long Beach, Calif.-based MemorialCare Innovation Fund. Previously announced health system investors in the round include University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin network and Providence Ventures (Xealth spun out of Providence St. Joseph Health in 2017). McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed and Threshold Ventures also participated. Xealth’s platform allows clinicians to prescribe and monitor digital health content, apps, devices …

St. Joseph Health

Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic join latest funding round for startup Xealth | FierceHealthcare | 6/21/2019

McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed, Threshold Ventures (formerly DFJ Venture), Providence Ventures, UPMC and Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin health network. The latest raise brings their total for the funding round to $14 million. Originally incubated and launched at Providence St. Joseph Health in 2017, Xealth is a digital prescribing platform that enables clinicians to prescribe patients digital health tools—apps, connected medical devices, digital health content and …

Atrium, Cleveland Clinic, MemorialCare join digital health startup Xealth’s Series A | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/20/2019

St. Joseph Health in 2017). McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed and Threshold Ventures also participated. Xealth’s platform allows clinicians to prescribe and monitor digital health content, apps, devices and other services within their existing EHR system, then share that information directly with patients through a health system’s patient portal. The Xealth platform also streamlines the process of finding and onboarding new digital care vendors providing educational content, transportation, meal delivery …

Providence St. Joseph Health

Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic join latest funding round for startup Xealth | FierceHealthcare | 6/21/2019

McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed, Threshold Ventures (formerly DFJ Venture), Providence Ventures, UPMC and Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin health network. The latest raise brings their total for the funding round to $14 million. Originally incubated and launched at Providence St. Joseph Health in 2017, Xealth is a digital prescribing platform that enables clinicians to prescribe patients digital health tools—apps, connected medical devices, digital health content and …

Atrium, Cleveland Clinic, MemorialCare join digital health startup Xealth’s Series A | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/20/2019

Providence St. Joseph Health in 2017). McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed and Threshold Ventures also participated. Xealth’s platform allows clinicians to prescribe and monitor digital health content, apps, devices and other services within their existing EHR system, then share that information directly with patients through a health system’s patient portal. The Xealth platform also streamlines the process of finding and onboarding new digital care vendors providing educational content, transportation, meal …

Mike McSherry

Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic join latest funding round for startup Xealth | FierceHealthcare | 6/21/2019

… investment from major health systems Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic and the MemorialCare Innovation Fund. The health systems join existing investors McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed, Threshold Ventures (formerly DFJ Venture), Providence Ventures, UPMC and Froedtert … date, Xealth has secured $22.5 million in funding. Xealth CEO Mike McSherry said the funding will be used to further develop the platform. RELATED: CVS launching platform to allow PBM clients to manage supplemental benefit …

Atrium, Cleveland Clinic, MemorialCare join digital health startup Xealth’s Series A | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/20/2019

… and the Medical College of Wisconsin network and Providence Ventures (Xealth spun out of Providence St. Joseph Health in 2017). McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed and Threshold Ventures also participated. Xealth’s platform allows clinicians to … including providers, payers, pharma, devices and supply chain,” Xealth CEO Mike McSherry said in a statement. “This gives Xealth insight and perspective that advances digital health strategies in a way that optimizes outcomes and assists …

Bill Rastetter

VC-backed GRAIL Appoints Cook as CEO | McKesson Ventures | 12/15/2017

VC-backed GRAIL Appoints Cook as CEO December 14, 2017 GRAIL, Inc., a McKesson Ventures portfolio company whose mission is to detect cancer early when it can be cured, announced on December 14 th the appointment of Jennifer Cook as Chief Executive Officer, effective January 2 nd , 2018. Bill Rastetter, the interim CEO since August 2017, will continue as the chairman of the Board of Directors. The company also announced …

GRAIL Announces Appointment of Jennifer Cook as Chief Executive Officer | Business Wire | 12/14/2017

… when it can be cured, today announced the appointment of Jennifer Cook as chief executive officer, effective January 2, 2018. Bill Rastetter, who has been acting as interim chief executive officer since August 2017, will … Squibb, Celgene, Decheng Capital, GV, Illumina, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Merck, McKesson Ventures, Sutter Hill Ventures, Tencent, Varian Medical Systems, and other financial partners. For more information, please visit www.grail.com . Contacts GRAIL Charlotte Arnold, 650-255-1909 carnold …

Jennifer Cook

GRAIL Announces Appointment of Jennifer Cook as Chief Executive Officer | Business Wire | 12/14/2017

… life sciences company whose mission is to detect cancer early when it can be cured, today announced the appointment of Jennifer Cook as chief executive officer, effective January 2, 2018. Bill Rastetter, who has been … Squibb, Celgene, Decheng Capital, GV, Illumina, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Merck, McKesson Ventures, Sutter Hill Ventures, Tencent, Varian Medical Systems, and other financial partners. For more information, please visit www.grail.com . Contacts GRAIL Charlotte Arnold, 650-255-1909 carnold …

Jose Baselga

GRAIL Announces Appointment of Jennifer Cook as Chief Executive Officer | Business Wire | 12/14/2017

… across the Board. Ms. Cook, Ms. Friedman and Dr. Cui join GRAIL’s existing board of directors: Bill Rastetter, Jeff Huber, Jose Baselga, Brook Byers, Kaye Foster, Richard Klausner and Robert Nelsen. GRAIL is building its … Squibb, Celgene, Decheng Capital, GV, Illumina, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Merck, McKesson Ventures, Sutter Hill Ventures, Tencent, Varian Medical Systems, and other financial partners. For more information, please visit www.grail.com . Contacts GRAIL Charlotte Arnold, 650-255-1909 carnold …

Catherine Friedman

GRAIL Announces Appointment of Jennifer Cook as Chief Executive Officer | Business Wire | 12/14/2017

… as chairman of the Board of Directors, focusing on governance of the company. The company also announced the appointment of Catherine Friedman and Min Cui to its Board of Directors. “Jennifer is an outstanding leader … Squibb, Celgene, Decheng Capital, GV, Illumina, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Merck, McKesson Ventures, Sutter Hill Ventures, Tencent, Varian Medical Systems, and other financial partners. For more information, please visit www.grail.com . Contacts GRAIL Charlotte Arnold, 650-255-1909 carnold …

Kaye Foster

GRAIL Announces Appointment of Jennifer Cook as Chief Executive Officer | Business Wire | 12/14/2017

… Cook, Ms. Friedman and Dr. Cui join GRAIL’s existing board of directors: Bill Rastetter, Jeff Huber, Jose Baselga, Brook Byers, Kaye Foster, Richard Klausner and Robert Nelsen. GRAIL is building its capabilities in Asia to … Squibb, Celgene, Decheng Capital, GV, Illumina, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Merck, McKesson Ventures, Sutter Hill Ventures, Tencent, Varian Medical Systems, and other financial partners. For more information, please visit www.grail.com . Contacts GRAIL Charlotte Arnold, 650-255-1909 carnold …