New York Digital Health Accelerator

By Jonah Comstock 04:17 pm September 13, 2016
The New York Digital Health Accelerator has once again announced six new startups that will participate in its accelerator program, co-run by the State of New York, nonprofit New York e-Health Collaborative (NYeC), and the Partnership Fund for New York City. The program runs for four months and during that time, startups receive mentorship, attend workshops, and receive about $100,000 in capital...
By Aditi Pai 10:18 am September 10, 2015
The New York Digital Health Accelerator has announced the next six startups that will participate in its accelerator program, which is run by the State of New York, nonprofit New York e-Health Collaborative (NYeC), and the Partnership Fund for New York City. The program runs for four months and during that time, startups receive mentorship, attend workshops, and receive about $100,000 in capital...
By Aditi Pai 10:31 am July 22, 2014
The New York Digital Health Accelerator has revealed the seven companies that will participate in its second class, which is sponsored by the State of New York, nonprofit New York e-Health Collaborative (NYeC), and the Partnership Fund for New York City. The program will run for four months and during that time, startups will receive mentorship, attend workshops, and receive about $100,000 in...
By Aditi Pai 08:00 am October 30, 2013
New York-based mobile care coordination offering Cureatr raised $5.7 million to help the company grow and drive adoption of its communication and workflow navigation platform. Cardinal Partners and Milestone Venture Partners led the round with participation from JMI Services and the Partnership Fund for New York City. On top of the funding, Cureatr is adding Cardinal Partner Managing Partner...
By Jonah Comstock 05:41 am October 30, 2013
WebMD has acquired EHR-neutral patient portal Avado for an undisclosed amount, a purchase which will accelerate the company's plans to enhance the connectivity between its recently relaunched WebMD patient app and its physician-facing MedScape app. UPDATE: TechCrunch is reporting a $20 to $30 million price range for the acquisition, citing sources close to the deal. "Avado has developed a cloud-...
By Jonah Comstock 11:21 am February 28, 2013
Health-specific incubators and accelerators have been expanding and proliferating for the past two years, and they seem to be making an impact -- Rock Health, for instance, recently announced that their average startup is valued at $5.2 million. But do these relatively new, health-focused accelerators have staying power? That's the question a new report from the California Healthcare Foundation...
By Neil Versel 03:06 am October 16, 2012
The latest in a growing line of accelerators for small digital health companies is distinct from many of the others in that it is backed in part by public money and the mentors are provider organizations seeking technological help in delivering better, more efficient care. It also claims to be the best-funded health IT accelerator in the nation, with an initial commitment of $4.2 million. The New...
By Brian Dolan 03:01 am May 1, 2012
Last week the New York eHealth Collaborative, the New York City Investment Fund, and the NYS Department of Health launched the New York Digital Health Accelerator (NTDHA), a program for 12 startups that are developing products in care coordination, patient engagement, analytics and message alerts for healthcare providers. The accelerator already has 18 healthcare providers signed up as partners...