Mallory Hackett

The Israeli startup raised the first $50 million in April 2020 in a round led by Insight Partners, which led this extension as well.
By  Mallory Hackett 11:26 am March 4, 2021
TytoCare, a telehealth platform and remote care device maker, has added another $50 million to its Series D funding round, bringing the oversubscribed round to a total of $100 million. The Israeli startup raised the first $50 million in April 2020 in a round led by Insight Partners, which led this extension as well. New investors Tiger Global Management and Qumra Capital joined this time around,...
Media reports indicate that One Medical has allowed people connected with company executives and other ineligible individuals to skip the vaccination line.

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By  Mallory Hackett 11:32 am March 3, 2021
The pressure is rising for the tech-powered primary care platform One Medical as Congress has launched an investigation into its COVID-19 vaccination practices, NPR reported Tuesday. The publication tracked down a letter sent by the House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis to One Medical late Monday night that raises its concerns and demands documentation of the company’s vaccination...
The Analytic for Hemodynamic Instability tool can identify hemodynamic instability with 96% sensitivity and detects stable patients with 85% specificity.
By  Mallory Hackett 12:26 pm March 2, 2021
Fifth Eye, a Michigan-based real-time clinical analytics company, announced today that the Food and Drug Administration has granted De Novo classification for its Analytic for Hemodynamic Instability (AHI) tool. The technology links with hospitals' existing electrocardiograms to create a reading of patients' hemodynamic status every two minutes. Once AHI completes a reading, it uses machine...
By  Mallory Hackett 03:27 pm March 1, 2021
Clue, a Berlin-based femtech company, announced today that it has received FDA clearance to launch Clue Birth Control, an all-digital form of contraceptive that relies on period tracking data. By combining user menstrual cycle data with Clue’s predictive algorithm, the birth control feature can show which days are high or low risk for pregnancy. From there, users can modify their behaviors to...
Outside of the claims, One Medical’s financial results for both the fourth quarter and full year of 2020 improved year-over-year.
By  Mallory Hackett 12:57 pm February 26, 2021
One Medical, a tech-powered primary care platform, shared its financial results for the fourth quarter and full-year 2020 yesterday amid a press storm that alleges the company has been vaccinating ineligible patients. A report from NPR found that the San Francisco-based company had allowed ineligible patients, including young, healthy people, as well as friends and family of company leadership,...
Panelists from DTx West share how they successfully executed a digital therapeutic and payer relationship.
By  Mallory Hackett 12:20 pm February 25, 2021
After a year of incredible innovation across the digital health market, the task remains of how to make these products available to consumers at scale. Oftentimes, this means partnering with a payer that can offer coverage and reimbursement for the digital solution. While making those partnerships stick is easier said than done, it is possible to get stakeholders from different spaces in...
Medication delivery is currently available in metro areas of New York City, Chicago, Minneapolis, Boston and Austin.
By  Mallory Hackett 01:37 pm February 24, 2021
Individuals who use Ginger’s on-demand behavioral health platform can now receive and manage their mental health medications from home, thanks to a new partnership with digital pharmacy Capsule. After users complete a consultation with one of Ginger’s board-certified psychiatrists, they will be given the option to fill their prescriptions through Capsule, including free home delivery in select...
Researchers conducted a study comparing traditional care with the digital intervention from Joint Academy to find outcome differences for knee osteoarthritis.

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By  Mallory Hackett 12:36 pm February 23, 2021
Digitally treating osteoarthritis through clinical, evidence-based programs can be more effective at reducing pain and improving physical function than routine self-managed care, according to research from JAMA Network Open. Researchers from the University of Nottingham conducted a randomized control trial comparing traditional care with the digital intervention from Joint Academy to find...
New investor GV led the round, with participation from existing investors  Jerusalem Venture Partners, Upfront Ventures, RRE Ventures and Rho Capital Partners.
By  Mallory Hackett 11:49 am February 22, 2021
Nanit, a smart-monitoring system for sleeping babies, announced today it has closed a $25 million Series C funding round. The raise brings the company’s total capital raised to date to $75 million. New investor GV led the round, with participation from existing investors Jerusalem Venture Partners, Upfront Ventures, RRE Ventures and Rho Capital Partners. WHAT IT DOES Nanit’s baby-monitoring...
The Durham, North Carolina-based company received backing from investors Cofounders Capital and The Launch Place.
By  Mallory Hackett 11:58 am February 19, 2021
Pattern Health, a no-code platform for digital health programs, announced this week it raised $1.5 million in new funding. The Durham, North Carolina-based company received backing from investors Cofounders Capital and the Launch Place. WHAT IT DOES The Pattern Health platform can be used by clinicians and researchers alike to launch a range of digital health programs. It can integrate into...