Clover Health

Trump’s Medicare chief oversees a budget of $1 trillion. We spoke with her about what she wants to see from the private healthcare industry | Business Insider | 10/28/2019

… private insurers. Already, competition is fierce in Medicare Advantage, the program within the federal Medicare program in which coverage is provided by private insurers. Venture-backed startups Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds of health-insurance plans and go after Medicare Advantage members. Insurers like UnitedHealth , Aetna and Humana are battling for the 22 …

Alignment Healthcare is aiming for $1 billion in revenue. CEO John Kao told us how it’s taking on the red-hot Medicare Advantage market. | Business Insider | 10/27/2019

… seniors. Competition for the 22 million Americans enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans, and the thousands signing up daily as they turn 65, is fierce. Venture-backed startups Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds of health-insurance plans and go after Medicare Advantage members. Plus, insurers like UnitedHealth, Aetna and Humana are battling for members …

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The mad rush to sell private Medicare plans to seniors | 10/11/2019

The mad rush to sell private Medicare plans to seniors Written By: Bloomberg Oct 10th 2019 - 7pm. Medicare Advantage plans are rushing to sign up customers after new regulations allow them to offer more non-medical benefits. Photo courtesy of Mercy Virtual Care Center. Health insurers across the U.S. will race to enroll more seniors in lucrative government-backed Medicare plans this month, even as a roiling debate over the …

Oct 15 | Clover Health Information Session | Manasquan-Belmar, NJ Patch | 10/9/2019

This event was added by a community member. The views expressed here are the author’s own. ( replyCount ) Brick Featured Event Clover Health Information Session Kerri Buckley , Business Oct 15 Event Details Tue, Oct. 15, 2019 at 1:00 PM Add to Calendar iCal Google Outlook Yahoo Brick Police Athletic League (PAL), 60 Drum Point Road, Brick Township, NJ, 08723 Come and see what the Clover Medicare Advantage Plan has to offer …

Nearly half of healthcare leaders are still doubtful that their digital health partnerships will pay off | Business Insider | 10/7/2019

… help startups navigate the industry and pinpoint what sort of innovation is need-to-have. We’ve seen some companies in the digital health space carving out positions for leaders with healthcare expertise: Insurance startup Clover Health ditched a chunk of its tech employees to make room for healthcare hires in March — just before debuting its drug development offshoot. And we’re seeing some tech companies operating on the periphery of the …

UnitedHealthMedicare Advantage strategy: doctor network, benefits - Business Insider | 10/7/2019

… up with healthcare in the US Medicare Advantage is a lucrative and growing business, so startups and established insurers are vying for a piece of it. Startups Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds of health-insurance plans, and all are going after Medicare Advantage. Plus, insurers like Centene and Humana are battling for members …

Oct 21 | Clover Health Information Session | Manasquan-Belmar, NJ Patch | 10/4/2019

Brick Event Clover Health Information Session Kerri Buckley , Business Oct 21 Event Details Mon, Oct. 21, 2019 at 11:00 AM Brick Police Athletic League (PAL), 60 Drum Point Road, Brick Township, NJ, 08723 Come and see what the Clover Medicare Advantage Plan has to offer! $0 PPO and HMO plans in your area $0 co-pays for primary care visits $0 co-pays for generic drugs $1,000 comprehensive dental coverage …

Oct 18 | Clover Health Information Session | Manchester, NJ Patch | 10/3/2019

Brick Event Clover Health Information Session Kerri Buckley , Business Oct 18 Event Details Fri, Oct. 18, 2019 at 11:00 AM Clarion Hotel & Conference CenterToms River, NJ, 08755 Come and see what the Clover Medicare Advantage Plan has to offer! $0 PPO and HMO plans in your area $0 co-pays for primary care visits $0 co-pays for generic drugs $1,000 comprehensive dental coverage Vision, hearing, over-the-counter benefits …

Why Collective Health chose not to be a health insurer - Business Insider | 10/3/2019

… Business Insider at the CB Insights Future of Health conference in New York. Disrupting health insurance has become a hot business. A crop of health insurance startups — Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health — have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds of health-insurance plans. Collective isn’t an insurer itself. It’s what’s known as a third-party administrator. That means it helps …

Voro raises $2.5M to help patients share their doctor recommendations | MobiHealthNews | 9/24/2019

The company’s “health care social network” allows users to view reviews from friends, coworkers or other peers. Voro raises $2.5M to help patients share their doctor recommendations September 24, 2019 Share New York City startup Voro has raised $2.5 million in seed funding for its “health care social network.” Floodgate led the round, which also included top names from Techstars, Flatiron Health, Tilt, Clover Health, Surion, Teamworthy Ventures, AVG Basecamp …

Genentech is partnering with Clover Health, other digital health firms - Business Insider | 9/19/2019

Clover Health CEO Vivek Garipalli. Courtesy Clover Health This story requires our BI Prime membership. To read the full article, simply click here to claim your deal and get access to all exclusive Business Insider PRIME content. The health insurer Clover Health is partnering with Genentech to develop treatments for diseases through the startup’s therapeutics arm. Over the years, Genentech has been striking new partnerships to get access to data …

Clover Health adds to nationwide presence | 9/17/2019

Print Clover Health , a technology company offering Medicare Advantage coverage, announced plans to expand into eight new counties in Georgia, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and South Carolina on January 1. In the past 12 months, Clover has increased membership by 31%, outpacing the nationwide Medicare Advantage average growth of 8%. With this expansion, Clover will be available in 34 counties across seven states, including Arizona, Tennessee and Texas. Clover already serves …

Datapoint: Clover Health Plots 2020 MA Expansion | 9/17/2019

Tech-focused health insurance startup Clover Health last week said it will expand its Medicare Advantage offerings to eight new counties for the 2020 plan year, growing their market to include 34 counties in seven states. Clover Health currently enrolls 40,411 members in its Medicare Advantage plans, a 29.2% increase from the third quarter of 2018 …

Clover Health Deepens Presence in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Georgia and South Carolina with Expansion into Eight New Counties | PR Newswire | 9/12/2019

SAN FRANCISCO , Sept. 12, Today Clover Health , an innovative technology company improving health outcomes for America’s seniors, announced plans to expand into eight new counties on January 1, 2020 . The expansion counties include: Bryan , Bulloch , Effingham and Liberty, Georgia ; Salem, New Jersey ; Delaware , Pennsylvania ; Beaufort and Jasper, South Carolina . In the past 12 months, Clover has increased membership by 31 percent which, compared with average nationwide growth of 8 percent …

Prudential has acquired insurtech Assurance for $2.3 billion (PRU) | Business Insider | 9/9/2019

… insurtechs, making these companies bigger threats to insurers. Global insurtech funding has been over $1 billion for each of the last four quarters. Insurtechs Lemonade and Hippo both became unicorns earlier this year, while Clover Health secured a $500 million funding round in January. As insurtechs continue to scoop up large funding rounds to scale their businesses and become bigger entities, incumbents need to find new, innovative ways to attract …

Prudential to Pay $2.35 Billion for Insurtech Startup Assurance IQ | 9/6/2019

… rose 3% in morning trade on the news of the deal. They fell 21% in August after poorer-than-expected quarterly results. Labeled “insuretech,” Assurance and peers such as California-based Health IQ and Clover Health have drawn eyes over the past year with disruptive models that use data crunching and artificial intelligence to boost revenue and cut costs. Andrew Sullivan, who heads Prudential’s retirement and group insurance businesses, said …

Prudential buys Assurance IQ for $2.35 billion in new tech bet | Yahoo News | 9/5/2019

… rose 3% in morning trade on the news of the deal. They fell 21% in August after poorer-than-expected quarterly results. Labelled “insuretech”, Assurance and peers such as California-based Health IQ and Clover Health have drawn eyes over the past year with disruptive models that use data crunching and artificial intelligence to boost revenue and cut costs. Andrew Sullivan, who heads Prudential’s retirement and group insurance businesses, said …

Prudential to Buy Insurance Tech Startup for $2.35B | Yahoo News | 9/5/2019

Prudential to Buy Insurance Tech Startup for $2.35B The insurance giant said Assurance IQ will help it target difficult-to-reach markets. William Sprouse Prudential Financial agreed to acquire three-year-old direct-to-consumer insurance platform Assurance IQ for $2.35 billion, the companies said. Prudential said the acquisition would be modestly accretive to earnings per share and return on equity starting in 2020. It would generate cost savings of …

PE HUB Wire Highlights, 9.5.19 | 9/5/2019

… I’ve been having with private equity executives lately is whether insurtech has arrived for buyout shops. Insurance companies using technology to sell products isn’t a new trend, I’m told. But insurtechs like Lemonade or Clover Health that are looking to displace incumbent firms is a big deal. This morning, we have a rather large insurtech transaction. Prudential Financial i s buying Assurance IQ Inc for $2.35 billion . Assurance, of Bellevue …

The Sexiest Category In Tech Right Now? Insurance: Term Sheet | Fortune | 9/5/2019

Twitter Insurance is — dare I say it — scorching hot. Venture capitalists are rushing to capitalize startups across nearly every category of the insurance industry. We’ve got Root Insurance ($3.65 billion), Lemonade (valued at $2 billion+), Clover Health ($1.2 billion) and newly-minted unicorn Hippo ($1 billion). Today, Prudential Financial announced that it agreed to pay $2.35 billion for Assurance IQ, a three-year-old, Washington-based insurance company that sells …

Medicare

Healthcare Times - News - Pharma & Healthcare | 10/31/2019

… Clover Health, Humana’s Medicare Advantage (where they partner with ChenMed and Iora Health) and Oscar would employ these two strategies. Not only does it save money, it also would serve a “ billboard” for these new brands. There aren’t many “try before you buy” options available to healthcare. This would be one. [Disclosure: As I’ve disclosed many times, the Health Rosetta is a non-commercial open-source project that provides a …

Trump’s Medicare chief oversees a budget of $1 trillion. We spoke with her about what she wants to see from the private healthcare industry | Business Insider | 10/28/2019

The US government is the single biggest buyer of healthcare, from Medicare for the elderly to Medicaid for some people with disabilities and those with low incomes. We spoke to Seema Verma, the head of … Venture-backed startups Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds of health-insurance plans and go after Medicare Advantage members …

Medicare Advantage

Healthcare Times - News - Pharma & Healthcare | 10/31/2019

… Clover Health, Humana’s Medicare Advantage (where they partner with ChenMed and Iora Health) and Oscar would employ these two strategies. Not only does it save money, it also would serve a “ billboard” for these new brands. There aren’t many “try before you buy” options available to healthcare. This would be one. [Disclosure: As I’ve disclosed many times, the Health Rosetta is a non-commercial open-source project that provides a …

Trump’s Medicare chief oversees a budget of $1 trillion. We spoke with her about what she wants to see from the private healthcare industry | Business Insider | 10/28/2019

… Medicare Advantage, the program within the federal Medicare program in which coverage is provided by private insurers. Venture-backed startups Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds of health-insurance plans and go after Medicare Advantage members. Insurers like UnitedHealth , Aetna and Humana are battling for the 22 million Americans enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans …

HIPAA

Sana Benefits gets $6.3 million to disrupt ‘Stone Age’ healthcare insurance industry | VentureBeat | 10/29/2019

… up a fifth of the U.S. economy — can still be disrupted by applying what by Silicon Valley standards is modern, off-the-shelf software. In Sana’s case, it has taken things like Amazon’s HIPAA-compliant cloud architecture, Rails, and React and replicated incumbent industry data systems into a single web-based application — one that automates tasks that most other companies are still using manual labor for. “Health care in general …

Birth control delivery startup Nurx introduces STI home-testing kits | TechCrunch | 7/10/2019

… and others to date. It launched in 2015 to facilitate women’s access to birth control across the U.S. with a HIPAA-compliant web platform and mobile application that delivers contraceptives directly to customers’ doorsteps. Its … response to the story. Birth control delivery startup Nurx taps Clover Health’s Varsha Rao as CEO …

Digital Health

Trump’s Medicare chief oversees a budget of $1 trillion. We spoke with her about what she wants to see from the private healthcare industry | Business Insider | 10/28/2019

… Medicare program in which coverage is provided by private insurers. Venture-backed startups Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds … the problem. I think they will make it worse.” Featured Digital Health Articles: - Telehealth Industry: Benefits, Services & Examples - Value-Based Care Model: Pay-for-Performance Healthcare - Senior Care & Assisted Living Market Trends - Smart Medical Devices …

Measuring Digital Health Maturity: Review of the Top 10 Pharma Activity 2014-2019 | PR Newswire | 10/26/2019

DUBLIN , Oct. 25, The “Measuring Digital Health Maturity: Review of the Top 10 Pharma Activity (2014-2019)” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. Key Takeaways Partnerships Commercial partnerships account for 73% of all digital health … Abbott Abbvie Akili Almirall Applied VR Bayer Bigfoot BMS Bupa Clover health GlucoMe GSK GuideWell Health Beacon IBM Imperial College Health Partners J&J Livongo Merck MySugr Noona Novartis NovoAir OneDrop Owlstone Partners Healthcare Pfizer …

Telehealth

Trump’s Medicare chief oversees a budget of $1 trillion. We spoke with her about what she wants to see from the private healthcare industry | Business Insider | 10/28/2019

… Medicare program in which coverage is provided by private insurers. Venture-backed startups Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds … think they will make it worse.” Featured Digital Health Articles: - Telehealth Industry: Benefits, Services & Examples - Value-Based Care Model: Pay-for-Performance Healthcare - Senior Care & Assisted Living Market Trends - Smart Medical Devices: Wearable Tech in …

Apple Watch scores its first Medicare Advantage coverage agreement | Business Insider | 10/9/2019

… to make a name for themselves in the space, and digital health could be their ticket to greater market shares: Clover Health and Bright Health both told CNBC that they were open to covering Apple … in to read the briefing here . Featured Digital Health Articles: - Telehealth Industry: Benefits, Services & Examples - Value-Based Care Model: Pay-for-Performance Healthcare - Senior Care & Assisted Living Market Trends - Smart Medical Devices: Wearable Tech in …

Medicaid

Trump’s Medicare chief oversees a budget of $1 trillion. We spoke with her about what she wants to see from the private healthcare industry | Business Insider | 10/28/2019

The US government is the single biggest buyer of healthcare, from Medicare for the elderly to Medicaid for some people with disabilities and those with low incomes. We spoke to Seema Verma, the head of … Venture-backed startups Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds of health-insurance plans and go after Medicare Advantage members …

UnitedHealthMedicare Advantage strategy: doctor network, benefits - Business Insider | 10/7/2019

… so startups and established insurers are vying for a piece of it. Startups Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds … from bonuses paid out by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid for plans that have a rating of four stars or higher. Going into the 2021, analysts at Jefferies noted in an October note, 83 …

Kaiser Family Foundation

Trump’s Medicare chief oversees a budget of $1 trillion. We spoke with her about what she wants to see from the private healthcare industry | Business Insider | 10/28/2019

… Medicare program in which coverage is provided by private insurers. Venture-backed startups Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds … about $11,500 on each Medicare Advantage beneficiary, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation . Per-person costs for Medicaid coverage varies widely, but are generally somewhat lower. As the head of CMS, Verma is responsible for …

2020 Medicare enrollment season brings fierce insurer fight for boomers | CNBC | 10/16/2019

… Clover Health, which are backed by Alphabet’s Google Ventures. “There seems to be a lot of potential value for the venture capital companies because when you think about it, they’re investing in these insurance plans for seniors rather than investing in other types of products like biotech or any health-care technology,” said Gretchen Jacobson, associate director of Medicare policy at the Kaiser Family Foundation. The growth in private Medicare …

Biotech

2020 Medicare enrollment season brings fierce insurer fight for boomers | CNBC | 10/16/2019

… Clover Health, which are backed by Alphabet’s Google Ventures. “There seems to be a lot of potential value for the venture capital companies because when you think about it, they’re investing in these insurance plans for seniors rather than investing in other types of products like biotech or any health-care technology,” said Gretchen Jacobson, associate director of Medicare policy at the Kaiser Family Foundation. The growth in private Medicare …

UnitedHealthMedicare Advantage strategy: doctor network, benefits - Business Insider | 10/7/2019

… so startups and established insurers are vying for a piece of it. Startups Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds … news. S ubscribe to Dispensed, our weekly newsletter on pharma, biotech, and healthcare. For instance, Warner said the company's focused on building out plan offerings that incorporate fitness or dental benefits for those …

Health Tech

Nearly half of healthcare leaders are still doubtful that their digital health partnerships will pay off | Business Insider | 10/7/2019

… to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Health Pro subscribers earlier this morning. Even though the digital health industry is steadily maturing , health tech companies might still have a long way to go when it comes to … carving out positions for leaders with healthcare expertise: Insurance startup Clover Health ditched a chunk of its tech employees to make room for healthcare hires in March — just before debuting its drug development offshoot. And …

Top 5 Healthcare Startups & Digital Health Tech Disruptors | Business Insider | 7/12/2019

Top 5 Healthcare Startups & Digital Health Tech Disruptors Laurie Beaver Jul 13, 2019, 01:30 IST () Sort By: Be the first one to comment. We have sent you a verification email. This comment will be published … if you tried to dig to China Health insurance unicorn Clover Health has launched a new drug research offshoot 2 top leaders at Google’s $4.5 billion venture arm want to transform how new drugs get …

Healthtech

Dispensed: Pharma’s next big megamerger, a string of healthcare IPOs, and why the CEO of Clover Health regrets setting up shop in Silicon Valley | Business Insider | 6/28/2019

… conversations the healthcare team had this week. Before heading down to Austin, I spent some time onstage catching up with Clover Health CEO Vivek Garipalli about the lessons he’s learned operating a health plan for … office in Nashville where there is a booming healthcare and healthtech industry. Nashville is now home to over 900 companies working in healthcare. And Emma spoke with Eli Casdin , founder of Casdin Capital, about why …

Dispensed: Pharma’s next big megamerger, a string of healthcare IPOs, and why the CEO of Clover Health regrets setting up shop in Silicon Valley | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 6/28/2019

… conversations the healthcare team had this week. Before heading down to Austin, I spent some time onstage catching up with Clover Health CEO Vivek Garipalli about the lessons he’s learned operating a health plan for … office in Nashville where there is a booming healthcare and healthtech industry. Nashville is now home to over 900 companies working in healthcare. And Emma spoke with Eli Casdin , founder of Casdin Capital, about why …

UnitedHealth

Trump’s Medicare chief oversees a budget of $1 trillion. We spoke with her about what she wants to see from the private healthcare industry | Business Insider | 10/28/2019

Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds of health-insurance plans and go after Medicare Advantage members. Insurers like UnitedHealth , Aetna and Humana are battling for the 22 million Americans enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans, and the thousands signing up daily as they turn 65. The program is expected to grow from accounting for 34% of the Medicare program to 47% by …

Alignment Healthcare is aiming for $1 billion in revenue. CEO John Kao told us how it’s taking on the red-hot Medicare Advantage market. | Business Insider | 10/27/2019

… UnitedHealth. Visit BI Prime for more stories . Health plan startups are vying for a foothold in the ultra-competitive market of selling insurance to seniors. Competition for the 22 million Americans enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans, and the thousands signing up daily as they turn 65, is fierce. Venture-backed startups Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to …

CVS

Alignment Healthcare is aiming for $1 billion in revenue. CEO John Kao told us how it’s taking on the red-hot Medicare Advantage market. | Business Insider | 10/27/2019

CVS Health’s Aetna, and UnitedHealth. Visit BI Prime for more stories . Health plan startups are vying for a foothold in the ultra-competitive market of selling insurance to seniors. Competition for the 22 million Americans enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans, and the thousands signing up daily as they turn 65, is fierce. Venture-backed startups Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion …

2020 Medicare enrollment season brings fierce insurer fight for boomers | CNBC | 10/16/2019

… 10% growth. The major health insurers are all expanding coverage for next year to try to capture more market share. CVS Health’s Aetna unit is moving into more than 260 new counties. Rival UnitedHealthcare is … venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, and rivals Oscar Health and Clover Health, which are backed by Alphabet’s Google Ventures. “There seems to be a lot of potential value for the venture capital companies because when …

Novartis

Measuring Digital Health Maturity: Review of the Top 10 Pharma Activity 2014-2019 | PR Newswire | 10/26/2019

… more research partnerships than commercial. Digital health related partnership activity across the board has increased almost 5 fold since 2014 Novartis has the most digital health partnerships publicly announced since 2014 Investments and Acquisitions Digital … Abbott Abbvie Akili Almirall Applied VR Bayer Bigfoot BMS Bupa Clover health GlucoMe GSK GuideWell Health Beacon IBM Imperial College Health Partners J&J Livongo Merck MySugr Noona Novartis NovoAir OneDrop Owlstone Partners Healthcare Pfizer …

Measuring Digital Health Maturity: Review of the Top 10 Pharma Activity 2014-2019 | Benzinga | 10/25/2019

… more research partnerships than commercial. Digital health related partnership activity across the board has increased almost 5 fold since 2014 Novartis has the most digital health partnerships publicly announced since 2014 Investments and Acquisitions Digital … Abbott Abbvie Akili Almirall Applied VR Bayer Bigfoot BMS Bupa Clover health GlucoMe GSK GuideWell Health Beacon IBM Imperial College Health Partners J&J Livongo Merck MySugr Noona Novartis NovoAir OneDrop Owlstone Partners Healthcare Pfizer …

AbbVie

Measuring Digital Health Maturity: Review of the Top 10 Pharma Activity 2014-2019 | PR Newswire | 10/26/2019

… 114 investments and 8 acquisitions within digital health companies. 2 of the top 10 have made no investments or acquisitions (Abbvie and Abbott). The top 10 pharma companies have contributed to a cumulative investment of … Abbott Abbvie Akili Almirall Applied VR Bayer Bigfoot BMS Bupa Clover health GlucoMe GSK GuideWell Health Beacon IBM Imperial College Health Partners J&J Livongo Merck MySugr Noona Novartis NovoAir OneDrop Owlstone Partners Healthcare Pfizer …

Dispensed: Pharma’s next big megamerger, a string of healthcare IPOs, and why the CEO of Clover Health regrets setting up shop in Silicon Valley | Business Insider | 6/28/2019

… the swing of things. After a somewhat quiet Monday, the healthcare team started Tuesday off early with the news that AbbVie is buying Allergan in a $63 billion deal. Between that and a slew of … to Austin, I spent some time onstage catching up with Clover Health CEO Vivek Garipalli about the lessons he’s learned operating a health plan for the past five years. Crucially, we touched on the layoffs …

UnitedHealth Group

The mad rush to sell private Medicare plans to seniors | 10/11/2019

UnitedHealth Group Inc.’s insurance unit. Centene Corp. agreed to pay $15 billion this year for WellCare Health Plans Inc. in part to get access to the company’s large Medicare business. Startups like Clover Health, which has raised more than $900 million from investors including GV, Alphabet Inc.’s venture capital arm, are targeting Medicare customers with new technologies intended to deliver care more efficiently. UnitedHealthcare will sell Medicare coverage …

Apple Health

On Medicare? This plan will subsidize a new Apple Watch | 10/10/2019

… If you’re on Medicare or a Medicare Advantage program, here’s how you might be able to qualify for a new Apple Watch as part of your plan: Devoted Health and Apple collaborate on Apple Watch … or not a program like Devoted’s would suit their needs. Clover Health, another popular MA provider, claims they “remain open” to the possibility of introducing the Apple Watch into their program in the near future …

Apple Watch scores its first Medicare Advantage coverage agreement | Business Insider | 10/9/2019

… Massachusetts-based insurtech Devoted Health will offer its Medicare Advantage (MA) members a $150 reimbursement toward the purchase of an Apple Watch. Apple has reportedly been in conversations with payers like Devoted about bringing its … digital health could be their ticket to greater market shares: Clover Health and Bright Health both told CNBC that they were open to covering Apple Watch in the future, while Oscar Health said that it …

Fitbit

#iossecurity | #applesecurity | Devoted Medicare Advantage plan covering Apple Watch as a benefit | 10/8/2019

… Clover Health, a tech-backed insurer, said the company, which serves more than 40,000 members, “remains open to it (Apple Watch) and are keeping a close eye on it and will reevaluate as more data comes in.” Oscar Health, another venture-backed insurer, says it will offer a fitness benefit in 2020 that includes a Fitbit but not an Apple Watch. Anthem and Humana did not return a request for …

Apple Watch 5 is even cheaper with a Medicare plan’s fitness subsidy | 10/8/2019

… Clover Health. Oscar Health, meanwhile, will offer a fitness benefit next year that covers that Fitbit, but not the Apple Watch. Sign up for BGR’s Newsletter . For the latest news, follow us on Facebook , Twitter , and Instagram …

CVS Health

UnitedHealthMedicare Advantage strategy: doctor network, benefits - Business Insider | 10/7/2019

… so startups and established insurers are vying for a piece of it. Startups Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds … up Centene's presence in the Medicare Advantage market. CVS Health acquired the health insurer Aetna in 2018, and is building clinics in some of its drugstores in part to cater to seniors. In …

How a health insurance seller run by the former CEO of Playboy became the hottest stocks on Wall Street (EHTH) | Business Insider | 9/11/2019

… Clover Health, Devoted Health, and Bright Health are interested in getting a piece of, alongside entrenched rivals like Humana, UnitedHealth Group, and CVS Health are in. How eHealth has picked up a piece of the growing Medicare Advantage market As the competition among insurers to sign on more Medicare Advantage members heats up, insurers turn to brokers including organizations like eHealth to get their plans in front of more people …

Flatiron Health

Voro raises $2.5M to help patients share their doctor recommendations | MobiHealthNews | 9/24/2019

The company’s “health care social network” allows users to view reviews from friends, coworkers or other peers. Voro raises $2.5M to help patients share their doctor recommendations September 24, 2019 Share New York City startup Voro has raised $2.5 million in seed funding for its “health care social network.” Floodgate led the round, which also included top names from Techstars, Flatiron Health, Tilt, Clover Health, Surion, Teamworthy Ventures, AVG Basecamp …

Carbon Health Secures $30 Million Series B Funding To Reimagine The Consumer Healthcare Retail Experience And Accelerate Expansion Into New Markets Nationwide | Business Wire | 6/5/2019

Flatiron Health and Clover Health, as well as continued support from existing investors, Builders VC, Bullpen Capital, Javelin Venture Partners and Two Sigma Ventures. Josh Raffaelli, Managing Director at Brookfield Growth Partners, has joined Carbon Health’s Board of Directors. Currently, 30 million Americans live in underserved areas that lack basic access to healthcare services. With the capital infusion and partnership with Brookfield Growth Partners, Carbon Health will begin to expand …

Genentech

Genentech is partnering with Clover Health, other digital health firms - Business Insider | 9/19/2019

Clover Health CEO Vivek Garipalli. Courtesy Clover Health This story requires our BI Prime membership. To read the full article, simply click here to claim your deal and get access to all exclusive Business Insider PRIME content. The health insurer Clover Health is partnering with Genentech to develop treatments for diseases through the startup’s therapeutics arm. Over the years, Genentech has been striking new partnerships to get access to data …

Medicare Advantage startup Clover Health launches drug development arm | MedCity News | 7/11/2019

The company has signed an initial partnership with Genentech that will focus on understanding the genetic components that are related to a person’s risk of developing ocular diseases like macular degeneration. Post a comment / at 5:22 PM Shares 0 Medicare Advantage startup Clover Health has started a biopharmaceutical division called Clover Therapeutics meant to use data on the insurance plans’ members to help inform the development of new therapies for …

Goldman Sachs

Transcript: Nightly Business Report – October 15, 2019 | Nightly Business Report | 10/16/2019

… Bob Pisani at the New York Stock Exchange. (END VIDEOTAPE) HERERA: A number of other banks reported earnings today. For Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS), it was a mixed quarter. Profit fell more than expected, hit … s the goal of Medicare advantage upstarts like Oscar and Clover Health funded by Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) Ventures and Devoted Health backed by VC firm Andreessen and Horowitz. GRETCHEN JACOBSON, KAISER FAMILY FOUNDATION: There seems …

Top CEOs at Goldman Sachs, Salesforce, Novartis talk strategy - Business Insider | 7/19/2019

… media, retail, and transportation to find out what they’re focused on, what they’re worried about, and how they lead. From Goldman Sachs CEO David Solomon to Salesforce co-CEO Keith Block, and Novartis chief Vas … to Vivek Garipalli , the CEO and founder of health insurer Clover Health , which set out to upend healthcare for aging Americans. He explained why, five years and $925 million in funding later, it’s proving more …

Andreessen Horowitz

2020 Medicare enrollment season brings fierce insurer fight for boomers | CNBC | 10/16/2019

… Andreessen Horowitz, and rivals Oscar Health and Clover Health, which are backed by Alphabet’s Google Ventures. “There seems to be a lot of potential value for the venture capital companies because when you think about it, they’re investing in these insurance plans for seniors rather than investing in other types of products like biotech or any health-care technology,” said Gretchen Jacobson, associate director of Medicare policy at the Kaiser …

Insurers are making big bets for 2020 Medicare Enrollment | Nightly Business Report | 10/16/2019

… Andreessen Horowitz, and rivals Oscar Health and Clover Health, which are backed by Alphabet’s Google Ventures. “There seems to be a lot of potential value for the venture capital companies because when you think about it, they’re investing in these insurance plans for seniors, rather than investing in other types of products like biotech or any healthcare technology,”said Gretchen Jacobson, associate director of Medicare policy at the Kaiser Family …

Rock Health

Term Sheet: Oct. 07, 2019 | 10/7/2019

… Insurance as the fifth unicorn in the insurance tech category, joining Root Insurance ($3.65 billion), Lemonade (valued at $2 billion+), Clover Health ($1.2 billion) and Hippo ($1 billion). . . VENTURE DEALS - Tier Mobility , a Germany-based … seed funding. Investors include Collaborative Fund, Cowboy Ventures, Fuel Capital, Rock Health, and xFund . - Oneiro , a Boston-based provider of blockchain solutions, raised $5 million in funding, from COSIMO Ventures. - Modern Acupuncture , a Scottsdale, Ariz …

Kindbody Raises $15M Series A To Reinvent Modern Women’s Health Care | PR Newswire | 4/17/2019

Clover Health), Marco DeMeireles (Partner, TCG), Leandra Medine (Founder, Man Repeller ), and Halle Tecco (Founder Emeritus, Rock Health), among others. About Kindbody: Kindbody is reinventing women’s healthcare for the modern woman, starting with fertility and wellness services. Through a national network of boutique locations, Kindbody is bringing together clinical excellence, best-in-class technology, and accessible pricing — connecting the full patient experience in one, intuitive platform. Visit www.kindbody.com and follow …

Union Square Ventures

Birth control delivery startup Nurx approaches $300M valuation | TechCrunch | 8/15/2019

… has raised $32 million in Series C equity funding in a round co-led by existing investors Kleiner Perkins and Union Square Ventures. The company has also secured $20 million in debt financing, bringing total … over the age of 35. Nurx’s Rao, who joined from Clover Health just one week before the article was published, says she feels good about how the company has scaled: “ I want to make it …

Birth control delivery startup Nurx introduces STI home-testing kits | TechCrunch | 7/10/2019

… testing kits. Nurx, a graduate of Y Combinator, has raised about $42 million in venture capital funding from Kleiner Perkins, Union Square Ventures, Lowercase Capital and others to date. It launched in 2015 to facilitate … response to the story. Birth control delivery startup Nurx taps Clover Health’s Varsha Rao as CEO …

Lowercase Capital

Birth control delivery startup Nurx approaches $300M valuation | TechCrunch | 8/15/2019

… attempting to revise medical policy on birth control for women over the age of 35. Nurx’s Rao, who joined from Clover Health just one week before the article was published, says she feels good about … Nurx investors also include Reproductive Health Investors Alliance, Dreamers VC, Lowercase Capital and debt and equity provider Triple Point Capital …

Birth control delivery startup Nurx introduces STI home-testing kits | TechCrunch | 7/10/2019

… a graduate of Y Combinator, has raised about $42 million in venture capital funding from Kleiner Perkins, Union Square Ventures, Lowercase Capital and others to date. It launched in 2015 to facilitate women’s access to … response to the story. Birth control delivery startup Nurx taps Clover Health’s Varsha Rao as CEO …

Greenoaks Capital

Clover Health set out to upend healthcare for aging Americans. 5 years and $925 million in funding later, it’s proving more challenging than expected. | Business Insider | 7/3/2019

If Vivek Garipalli, the CEO and founder of Clover Health , could do it over again, he’s not sure he’d get into the health-insurance business. “If I knew then what I know now, as to … January, Clover raised $500 million in a round led by Greenoaks Capital. Two months later, Clover laid off 25% of its employees , changing its focus to hiring people with more knowledge in the healthcare industry …

Misfits Market raises $16.5 million for their ‘ugly’ produce subscription box – TechCrunch | 6/11/2019

Greenoaks Capital led the round, but Misfits isn’t disclosing other participants in the financing. Other Greenoaks Capital investments include Deliveroo, OYO, Clover Health, Brex and Discord. Misfits Market offers a subscription box of “ugly” fruits and veggies, the ones with blemishes or odd shapes that make a grocery shopper think twice before checking out, each week. Misfits sources these fruits and veggies straight from farms. This means that the extra …

Bullpen Capital

Carbon Health Secures $30 Million Series B Funding To Reimagine The Consumer Healthcare Retail Experience And Accelerate Expansion Into New Markets Nationwide | Business Wire | 6/5/2019

Clover Health, as well as continued support from existing investors, Builders VC, Bullpen Capital, Javelin Venture Partners and Two Sigma Ventures. Josh Raffaelli, Managing Director at Brookfield Growth Partners, has joined Carbon Health’s Board of Directors. Currently, 30 million Americans live in underserved areas that lack basic access to healthcare services. With the capital infusion and partnership with Brookfield Growth Partners, Carbon Health will begin to expand its clinics into …

Carbon Health Secures $30 Million Series B Funding To Reimagine The Consumer Healthcare Retail Experience And Accelerate Expansion Into New Markets Nationwide - NASDAQ.com | 6/5/2019

Clover Health, as well as continued support from existing investors, Builders VC, Bullpen Capital, Javelin Venture Partners and Two Sigma Ventures. Josh Raffaelli, Managing Director at Brookfield Growth Partners, has joined Carbon Health’s Board of Directors. Currently, 30 million Americans live in underserved areas that lack basic access to healthcare services. With the capital infusion and partnership with Brookfield Growth Partners, Carbon Health will begin to expand its clinics into …

RRE Ventures

Kindbody Raises $15M Series A To Reinvent Modern Women’s Health Care | PR Newswire | 4/17/2019

… upcoming Kindbody Flagship clinic in Flatiron, NYC (photo credit: Islyn Studio) The round was co-led by New York -based RRE Ventures and Perceptive Advisors, with participation from new and existing investors including Green D … CEO, Flatiron Health), Vivek Garipalli (Co-Founder and CEO of Clover Health), Marco DeMeireles (Partner, TCG), Leandra Medine (Founder, Man Repeller ), and Halle Tecco (Founder Emeritus, Rock Health), among others. About Kindbody: Kindbody is reinventing …

Kindbody raises $15M, will open a ‘Fertility Bus’ with mobile testing & assessments – TechCrunch | 4/16/2019

… clinics with feminist messaging and attractive branding, has raised a $15 million Series A in a round co-led by RRE Ventures and Perceptive Advisors. The New York-based company was founded last year by … Green D Ventures, Trail Mix Ventures, Winklevoss Capital, Chelsea Clinton, Clover Health co-founder Vivek Garipalli and others, also provides women support getting pregnant with in vitro fertilisation (IVF) and intrauterine insemination (IUI). With the …

Green D Ventures

Kindbody Raises $15M Series A To Reinvent Modern Women’s Health Care | PR Newswire | 4/17/2019

… was co-led by New York -based RRE Ventures and Perceptive Advisors, with participation from new and existing investors including Green D Ventures, Trail Mix Ventures and Winklevoss Capital. Ellen Hukkelhoven from Perceptive Advisors and … CEO, Flatiron Health), Vivek Garipalli (Co-Founder and CEO of Clover Health), Marco DeMeireles (Partner, TCG), Leandra Medine (Founder, Man Repeller ), and Halle Tecco (Founder Emeritus, Rock Health), among others. About Kindbody: Kindbody is reinventing …

Kindbody raises $15M, will open a ‘Fertility Bus’ with mobile testing & assessments – TechCrunch | 4/16/2019

Green D Ventures, Trail Mix Ventures, Winklevoss Capital, Chelsea Clinton, Clover Health co-founder Vivek Garipalli and others, also provides women support getting pregnant with in vitro fertilisation (IVF) and intrauterine insemination (IUI). With the latest investment, Kindbody will open a second brick-and-mortar clinic in Manhattan and its first permanent clinic in San Francisco. Additionally, Bartasi says they are in the process of closing an acquisition in Los …

HCA

MA startup Alignment Healthcare aims to double its footprint in 2020 | FierceHealthcare | 8/19/2019

California-based Alignment Healthcare, an artificial-intelligence-driven Medicare Advantage (MA) plan, is aiming to double its geographic footprint in 2020. Pending regulatory approval, the company will expand its reach from eight to 16 California … plans for New York and Houston in 2020, for example. Clover Health, an MA startup that earned big-name backing, has also continued to expand its reach, including into six new markets for 2019 …

Venture capital investment in AI and mental health startups surges in Q2: report | FierceHealthcare | 8/6/2019

Investment in healthcare artificial intelligence startups and companies focused on mental health and wellness soared in the second quarter as both sectors hit funding highs, according to a new report. Healthcare AI companies raised $864 … Among U.S. companies the list includes Oscar Health, ZocDoc, Proteus, Clover Health, One Medical, Calm, Tempus, 23andMe, and Hims. “The cohort’s total valuation in 2019 continues to grow as a result of continued mega-rounds …

Oscar Health

Sana Benefits gets $6.3 million to disrupt ‘Stone Age’ healthcare insurance industry | VentureBeat | 10/29/2019

… industry with more efficient software, said it has raised $6.3 million in seed funding. The company joins a raft of upstarts remaking a notoriously inefficient health care system. These startups include players like Oscar Health , Clover, and Bright Health — all of which have raised hundreds of millions to billions of dollars over the last few years. Most of them have been focused on individuals and not as much on the …

Trump’s Medicare chief oversees a budget of $1 trillion. We spoke with her about what she wants to see from the private healthcare industry | Business Insider | 10/28/2019

… Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds of health-insurance plans and go after Medicare Advantage members. Insurers like UnitedHealth , Aetna and Humana are battling for the 22 million Americans enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans, and the thousands signing up daily as they turn 65. The program is expected to grow from accounting for 34 …

Bright Health

Sana Benefits gets $6.3 million to disrupt ‘Stone Age’ healthcare insurance industry | VentureBeat | 10/29/2019

… software, said it has raised $6.3 million in seed funding. The company joins a raft of upstarts remaking a notoriously inefficient health care system. These startups include players like Oscar Health , Clover, and Bright Health — all of which have raised hundreds of millions to billions of dollars over the last few years. Most of them have been focused on individuals and not as much on the employer plans that cover …

Trump’s Medicare chief oversees a budget of $1 trillion. We spoke with her about what she wants to see from the private healthcare industry | Business Insider | 10/28/2019

… Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds of health-insurance plans and go after Medicare Advantage members. Insurers like UnitedHealth , Aetna and Humana are battling for the 22 million Americans enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans, and the thousands signing up daily as they turn 65. The program is expected to grow from accounting for 34% of the Medicare program …

Humana

Trump’s Medicare chief oversees a budget of $1 trillion. We spoke with her about what she wants to see from the private healthcare industry | Business Insider | 10/28/2019

Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds of health-insurance plans and go after Medicare Advantage members. Insurers like UnitedHealth , Aetna and Humana are battling for the 22 million Americans enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans, and the thousands signing up daily as they turn 65. The program is expected to grow from accounting for 34% of the Medicare program to 47% by …

Alignment Healthcare is aiming for $1 billion in revenue. CEO John Kao told us how it’s taking on the red-hot Medicare Advantage market. | Business Insider | 10/27/2019

… Humana, CVS Health’s Aetna, and UnitedHealth. Visit BI Prime for more stories . Health plan startups are vying for a foothold in the ultra-competitive market of selling insurance to seniors. Competition for the 22 million Americans enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans, and the thousands signing up daily as they turn 65, is fierce. Venture-backed startups Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 …

Aetna

Trump’s Medicare chief oversees a budget of $1 trillion. We spoke with her about what she wants to see from the private healthcare industry | Business Insider | 10/28/2019

Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds of health-insurance plans and go after Medicare Advantage members. Insurers like UnitedHealth , Aetna and Humana are battling for the 22 million Americans enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans, and the thousands signing up daily as they turn 65. The program is expected to grow from accounting for 34% of the Medicare program to 47% by …

Alignment Healthcare is aiming for $1 billion in revenue. CEO John Kao told us how it’s taking on the red-hot Medicare Advantage market. | Business Insider | 10/27/2019

… Aetna, and UnitedHealth. Visit BI Prime for more stories . Health plan startups are vying for a foothold in the ultra-competitive market of selling insurance to seniors. Competition for the 22 million Americans enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans, and the thousands signing up daily as they turn 65, is fierce. Venture-backed startups Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use …

Cigna

2020 Medicare enrollment season brings fierce insurer fight for boomers | CNBC | 10/16/2019

… CVS Health’s Aetna unit is moving into more than 260 new counties. Rival UnitedHealthcare is expanding into 100 new markets, Cigna is adding 80 new counties, while Humana is adding more than two dozen. For … venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, and rivals Oscar Health and Clover Health, which are backed by Alphabet’s Google Ventures. “There seems to be a lot of potential value for the venture capital companies because when …

THE DIGITAL HEALTH COMPETITIVE EDGE REPORT: How the big four US insurers rank on digital feature awareness — and what it means for customer satisfaction (AET, ANTM, CI, UHC) | Yahoo News | 7/16/2019

… As digital permeates every corner of the US healthcare sector, the big four US insurers — Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, and UnitedHealthcare — have padded their health plans with digital tools that customers can use … Tennessee, BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York, Bright Health, Cigna, Clover Health, Devoted Health, Doctor On Demand, Fitbit, Garmin, Humana, JPMorgan Chase, MDLive, Oscar Health, Samsung, UnitedHealthcare, UnitedHealth Group. Here are some of the key …

UnitedHealthcare

UnitedHealthMedicare Advantage strategy: doctor network, benefits - Business Insider | 10/7/2019

UnitedHealthcare, the insurance arm of health giant UnitedHealth Group, has the biggest piece of the booming Medicare Advantage market. The private arm of the government-funded Medicare program for seniors 65 and older has been … of it. Startups Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds of health-insurance plans, and all are going after Medicare …

Dispensed: A trip to rural Pennsylvania, the final word on uBiome, and the looming cloud wars in healthcare | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 10/4/2019

… at Roche. I asked him about the company’s data-partnering strategy, and why the pharma giant decided to partner with Clover Health to develop new medications — seemingly an unorthodox choice. It’s not every day you … Haven’s underrated or overrated, he replied that an insurer like UnitedHealthcare has a better chance of building a commercial bank than JPMorgan has a chance at fixing healthcare . Cue the fire emojis. That’s it for …

Donald Trump

Trump’s Medicare chief oversees a budget of $1 trillion. We spoke with her about what she wants to see from the private healthcare industry | Business Insider | 10/28/2019

… Medicare program in which coverage is provided by private insurers. Venture-backed startups Oscar Health, Devoted Health, Bright Health, and Clover Health have raised a combined $3 billion to use technology to build new kinds … on the individual exchanges, however. Verma was appointed by President Donald Trump, a Republican who campaigned heavily on the promise of repealing the ACA. The health law was signed in 2010 by then-President Barack …

The mad rush to sell private Medicare plans to seniors | 10/11/2019

… and Elizabeth Warren, have backed a proposal to do away with private health insurance across all markets. Last week, President Donald Trump signed an executive order aimed at bolstering Medicare Advantage, and said Democrats would … get access to the company’s large Medicare business. Startups like Clover Health, which has raised more than $900 million from investors including GV, Alphabet Inc.’s venture capital arm, are targeting Medicare customers with new …

Zach Weinberg

Voro raises USD 2.5 million to build the first healthcare social network | 10/15/2019

… Zach Weinberg, Co-Founder and President of Flatiron Health; Vivek Garipalli, Founder and CEO of Clover Health; Thomas Lehrman, Co-Founder of Gerson Lehrman Group (GLG) and Teamworthy Ventures; Kevin Taweel, Founder and CEO of Asurion; Gerald Risk, Vice Chairman of Asurion; Matt Scott, Managing Partner of AVG Basecamp Fund; Greg Arrese, Founder of Ride Ventures; Robin Shah, Founding Member of OneOncology; and others.Voro is bringing the power of community …

Term Sheet: Oct. 07, 2019 | 10/7/2019

… Insurance as the fifth unicorn in the insurance tech category, joining Root Insurance ($3.65 billion), Lemonade (valued at $2 billion+), Clover Health ($1.2 billion) and Hippo ($1 billion). . . VENTURE DEALS - Tier Mobility , a Germany-based … of OneMedical, Neil Blumenthal and Dave Gilboa of Warby Parker, Zach Weinberg of Flatiron Health, and Bradley Tusk of Tusk Ventures. - Osaro Inc , a San Francisco-based provider of machine learning software for industrial automation …

Vivek Garipalli

Genentech is partnering with Clover Health, other digital health firms - Business Insider | 9/19/2019

Clover Health CEO Vivek Garipalli. Courtesy Clover Health This story requires our BI Prime membership. To read the full article, simply click here to claim your deal and get access to all exclusive Business Insider PRIME content. The health insurer Clover Health is partnering with Genentech to develop treatments for diseases through the startup’s therapeutics arm. Over the years, Genentech has been striking new partnerships to get access to data …

Clover Health Deepens Presence in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Georgia and South Carolina with Expansion into Eight New Counties | PR Newswire | 9/12/2019

SAN FRANCISCO , Sept. 12, Today Clover Health , an innovative technology company improving health outcomes for America’s seniors, announced plans to expand into eight new counties on January 1, 2020 . The expansion counties include: Bryan , Bulloch … happier and healthier members,” said Clover CEO and co-founder Vivek Garipalli . “As one of the country’s fastest-growing MA plans, we’re thrilled to be bringing this proven approach to more and more people.” With …

Cheng Zhang

US insurtechs celebrate a strong first half of 2019 - Business Insider - Business Insider | 8/20/2019

… market. Business Insider Intelligence Business Insider Prime combed through four companies’ earnings for the first half of 2019 — Bright Health, Clover Health, Devoted Health, and Oscar Health — and below we break down some highlights: Bright … fuel its forays into drug development. Clover’s Head of Therapeutics Cheng Zhang told us the company would start by researching conditions, such as ocular degeneration and Parkinson’s, that are more common with age. And since …

Medicare Advantage startup Clover Health launches drug development arm | MedCity News | 7/11/2019

… person’s risk of developing ocular diseases like macular degeneration. Post a comment / at 5:22 PM Shares 0 Medicare Advantage startup Clover Health has started a biopharmaceutical division called Clover Therapeutics meant to use data on … together on designing studies, collecting samples and analyzing resulting data. Cheng Zhang, the head of Clover Therapeutics, tied his group’s mission into the larger ambitions of Clover Health. Clover touts its existing lognititidual data on …

Varsha Rao

Birth control delivery startup Nurx approaches $300M valuation | TechCrunch | 8/15/2019

… to stock authorization filings uncovered by PitchBook. Nurx declined to comment on its valuation. The goal, Nurx chief executive officer Varsha Rao explains, is to become a telehealth platform focused on all sensitive health needs … over the age of 35. Nurx’s Rao, who joined from Clover Health just one week before the article was published, says she feels good about how the company has scaled: “ I want to make it …

Birth control delivery startup Nurx introduces STI home-testing kits | TechCrunch | 7/10/2019

Clover Health’s Varsha Rao as CEO …

Kate Clark

Birth control delivery startup Nurx approaches $300M valuation | TechCrunch | 8/15/2019

Kate Clark @kateclarktweets / 11 hours Nurx , citing 200,000 current patients and a monthly growth rate as high as 20%, has raised $32 million in Series C equity funding in a round co-led by existing … over the age of 35. Nurx’s Rao, who joined from Clover Health just one week before the article was published, says she feels good about how the company has scaled: “ I want to make it …

Birth control delivery startup Nurx taps Clover Health’s Varsha Rao as CEO | 4/17/2019

TechCrunch By Kate Clark Apr 16, 2019, 8:05 pm 40 pts Varsha Rao, Airbnb’s former head of global operations and, most recently, the chief operating officer at Clover Health, has joined Nurx as its chief executive officer. Rao replaces Hans Gangeskar, Nurx’s co-founder and CEO since 2014, who will stay on as a board member. Nurx, which sells birth …

Hans Gangeskar

Birth control delivery startup Nurx introduces STI home-testing kits | TechCrunch | 7/10/2019

… platform and mobile application that delivers contraceptives directly to customers’ doorsteps. Its latest launch is its first since Rao replaced Hans Gangeskar, Nurx’s co-founder and CEO since 2014. Rao told TechCrunch in April that … response to the story. Birth control delivery startup Nurx taps Clover Health’s Varsha Rao as CEO …

Birth control delivery startup Nurx taps Clover Health’s Varsha Rao as CEO | TechCrunch | 4/17/2019

Varsha Rao, class=”crunchbase-link” href=”https://crunchbase.com/organization/airbnb” target=”_blank” data-type=”organization” data-entity=”airbnb” Airbnb’s former head of global operations and, most recently, the chief operating officer at Clover Health, has joined Nurx as its chief executive officer. Rao replaces Hans Gangeskar, Nurx’s co-founder and CEO since 2014, who will stay on as a board member. Nurx, which sells birth control, PrEP, the once-daily …

Scott Gottlieb

Dispensed: Pharma’s next big megamerger, a string of healthcare IPOs, and why the CEO of Clover Health regrets setting up shop in Silicon Valley | Business Insider | 6/28/2019

… in, I wanted to see what you all thought of the news of recently departed Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb joining the board of Pfizer . It seemed to cause quite a stir, but … to Austin, I spent some time onstage catching up with Clover Health CEO Vivek Garipalli about the lessons he’s learned operating a health plan for the past five years. Crucially, we touched on the layoffs …

Dispensed: Pharma’s next big megamerger, a string of healthcare IPOs, and why the CEO of Clover Health regrets setting up shop in Silicon Valley | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 6/28/2019

… in, I wanted to see what you all thought of the news of recently departed Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb joining the board of Pfizer . It seemed to cause quite a stir, but … to Austin, I spent some time onstage catching up with Clover Health CEO Vivek Garipalli about the lessons he’s learned operating a health plan for the past five years. Crucially, we touched on the layoffs …

Gina Bartasi

Kindbody Raises $15M Series A To Reinvent Modern Women’s Health Care | PR Newswire | 4/17/2019

… excited to partner with Kindbody to deliver female empowerment through data-enabled healthcare.” The team includes healthcare entrepreneur, Founder/CEO Gina Bartasi , Chief Medical Officer (REI) Dr. Lynn Westphal from Stanford University School of Medicine … CEO, Flatiron Health), Vivek Garipalli (Co-Founder and CEO of Clover Health), Marco DeMeireles (Partner, TCG), Leandra Medine (Founder, Man Repeller ), and Halle Tecco (Founder Emeritus, Rock Health), among others. About Kindbody: Kindbody is reinventing …

Kindbody raises $15M, will open a ‘Fertility Bus’ with mobile testing & assessments – TechCrunch | 4/16/2019

… a round co-led by RRE Ventures and Perceptive Advisors. The New York-based company was founded last year by Gina Bartasi, a fertility industry vet who previously launched Progyny, a fertility benefit solution for … Green D Ventures, Trail Mix Ventures, Winklevoss Capital, Chelsea Clinton, Clover Health co-founder Vivek Garipalli and others, also provides women support getting pregnant with in vitro fertilisation (IVF) and intrauterine insemination (IUI). With the …