September 26, 2013
Medivo, a healthcare IT company based in New York City, has acquired OnTrack Diabetes, an Android-only diabetes management app, for an undisclosed amount. This is the second disease management app acquisition for the company, which bought WellApps last year.
OnTrack helps users track blood glucose, food intake, medication, blood pressure (BP), pulse, exercise and weight. It...
June 18, 2013
New York City-based Medivo, a StartUp Health company that offers a physician and consumer-facing health monitoring platform, has raised $15 million in its second round funding, bringing the company's total funding to $22 million. The round was led by a new investor, the Merck Global Health Innovation Fund (GHI). Previous investors Safeguard Scientifics and MentorTech Ventures also contributed to...
March 7, 2012
New York-based healthcare IT company Medivo has acquired WellApps, developer of mobile health app GI Monitor, that helps people with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis. No financial details of the deal were released. WellApps co-founder and CEO Brett Shamosh will join Medivo as VP of Product Development.
WellApps' GI Monitor will be rebranded and become...
April 27, 2011
Mobile health startup WellApps is beginning to explore how its smartphone app, GI Monitor, which encourages its users to collect "observations of daily living" ODLs might be used to help some patient groups inform care providers on how best to treat their conditions. WellApps recently collected a set of data points from 50 ulcerative colitis (UC) patients who use its GI Monitor, which has more...