healthcare staffing

By Laura Lovett 01:25 pm June 17, 2020
Yesterday morning Doximity, a self-described social network for doctors, announced that it purchased healthcare-staffing firm THMED.  Following the acquisition, THMED will be changing its name to Curative and will be focusing on personalized medical-staffing searches. Specifically, it will be focusing on connecting medical groups and healthcare facilities to clinicians and will be “powered by”...
By Dave Muoio 12:28 pm February 11, 2020
Gento, a tech-enabled home health staffing startup, has picked up $5 million in Series A funding. The round was led by Palisades Growth Capital, and brings Gento’s total raise to more than $7 million. WHAT THEY DO Through its app-based platform, Gento (formerly Nursing Without Walls) matches care professionals with post-acute care providers such as home health agencies and skilled nursing...
By Dave Muoio 11:37 am January 28, 2020
Wheel, an Austin, Texas-based vendor of telehealth services and staffing formerly known as Enzyme Health, has launched today alongside the news of a $13.9 million in Series A raise. CRV led the round, which also included Tusk Venture Partners and Silverton Partners. WHAT THEY DO Founded in 2018, Wheel’s strategy is comprised of two major avenues: telehealth staffing opportunities for...
By Laura Lovett 02:44 pm August 15, 2019
New York-based startup Nomad Health, maker of an online healthcare job marketplace, announced Thursday that it raked in $34 million through a combination of new equity and debt financing. The round was led by Icon Ventures with participation from Polaris Partners, RRE Ventures, .406 Ventures and Silicon Valley Bank.  As part of this news Tom Mawhinney, a general partner at Icon Ventures took a...
By Jonah Comstock 04:07 pm August 22, 2017
Seattle-based Pivot Health launched out of beta today with the mission of using technology to help healthcare providers find jobs — and to help healthcare organizations find qualified clinicians. “On average it takes more than four months for a clinician to change jobs or for a hospital to find talent — and that is the longest time to fill for pretty much any industry,” founder Simon Frey told...