Digital health news, funding roundup in the prior week; February 14, 2022

Steven Loeb · February 14, 2022 · Short URL:

Amazon expanded its on-demand health solution; Medable partnered with CVS; COVID deaths passed 900k

Top Health News

  • Amazon Care, the company's on-demand healthcare solution, expanded to employees in all 50 states
  • Digital clinical trials company Medable partnered with CVS Health to expand clinical trial access and engagement for patients at select MinuteClinic locations
  • HybridChart, a mobile charge capture and workflow solutions for rounding physicians, partnered with Kovo HealthTech, a healthcare technology and Billing-as-a-Service company
  • COVID deaths in the United States passed 900,000


  • Signify Health, a healthcare platform that uses analytics to help bring healthcare into the patient's home, acquired population health management company Caravan Health
  • Eye care brand WALDO acquired of Placid0, a mobile platform for assessing ocular conditions
  • Medical device company CooperCompanies signed a binding letter of intent to acquire Cook Medical’s Reproductive Health business, a manufacturer of minimally invasive medical devices focused on the fertility, obstetrics and gynecology markets
  • ChristianaCare, a private not-for-profit regional health care system, signed of a Letter of Intent to acquire Crozer Health, a four-hospital health system based in Pennsylvania
  • LifeOmic,a precision health cloud company, acquired Bavard, a conversational AI platform
  • Tempus, a precision medicine solutions company, acquired clinical contract research organization Highline Sciences
  • Enterprise healthcare operations company symplr completed its acquisition of Midas Health Analytics Solutions
  • Press Ganey, a database of patient, caregiver, and physician feedback, plans to acquire Forsta, a provider of customer experience and market research technology

Funding Roundup

  • Balanced, an on-demand fitness platform for older adults, raised $6.5 million
  • Curve Health, a virtual hospital solution that combines telemedicine, health information exchange, and predictive analytics, raised $12 million
  • Expressable, a virtual speech therapy solution, raised $15 million
  •, a data-driven insurtech platform, raised $31.5 million
  • Perfuze, a medical device company developing catheter-based aspiration technology, raised €22.5 million
  • Reliance Health, an emerging markets-focused digital healthcare provider, raised $40 million
  • Ada Health, a health assessment and care navigation platform, raised $30 million
  • Numan, a UK-based men’s health platform, raised $20 million
  • Respira Labs, a respiratory health solution, raised $2.8 million
  • Koneksa, a company that designs and validates digital biomarkers to accelerate drug development, raised $45 million
  • Atommerce, a Korean app that connects users with mental health professionals, raised $16.7 million
  • Bodymatter, a precision health technology company, raised nearly $3 million
  • Elo, a smart nutrition company, raised $5 million
  • Sirka, a personal health coaching app, raised $2.6 million
  • Scopio Labs, a telehematology imaging and AI analysis platform, raised $50 million
  • Koda Health, a platform for planning advanced medical care, raised $3.5 million
  • Lucira Health, a company focused on the development and commercialization of infectious disease test kits, raised $80 million
  • BRIGHT, a consumer healthtech company focused on beating Alzheimer's disease, raised $600,000

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