How Employers Can Support Workplace Mental Health

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Our mental health clearly affects all aspects of our daily life—including the way we do business and conduct ourselves in the workplace. Unfortunately, mental health is not a topic people typically discuss openly. Contributed by Bethany Seton.

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Optimizing Health Care

A VC: Musings of a VC in NYC

Over four appointments, I experienced how much progress we have made during the pandemic and how much more we have to go before we have a high functioning software powered health care system in the US. The pandemic has forced health care providers to use mobile apps and software to automate much of the check-in functionality and that is great news. Last week, I had to clear my calendar for two days and spend them in doctors’ offices and radiology labs.

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Net Health Acquires Tissue Analytics

Dream It

Net Health, a premier provider of cloud-based EHR software for specialized care settings, today announced that it has acquired Tissue Analytics , a pioneering developer of automated mobile wound and skin imaging and predictive analytics solutions.

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Mental Health Should Be Your Top Priority Right Now. Here’s Why

Entrepreneurs' Organization

As COVID-19 devastates nations and businesses, there’s a potential casualty you may not have fullly realized: your mental health. Uncertainty around the health of your family, company and employees can be overwhelming. How can we protect mental health when we’re directed to stay home?

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Best Practices for a Marketing Database Cleanse

As frustrating as contact and account data management can be, this is still your database – a massive asset to your organization, even if it is rife with holes and inaccurate information. Entrusting a vendor to help maintain its accuracy and completeness is no ordinary engagement. Download ZoomInfo’s latest data-driven eBook aimed to help marketing leaders understand the best practices around choosing a B2B contact data provider.

Mental health…ask for help

TechStars

This can come in many forms, but when your mental health needs care, deciding to get that care should be just as straightforward as deciding to treat a torn ACL: you find the right professional and get help. May is Mental Health Awareness month and Techstars is driving to end the stigma that surrounds mental health. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) : Locates mental health resources by city.

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How COVID-19 is Changing Digital Health

Dream It

Earlier this month, Adam Dakin , Managing Director of Dreamit Healthtech, joined Phase2 Health to share his insight on how the pandemic is changing healthcare. Enterprise Sales | Are health systems engaging with innovation right now?

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advancing preventive health care through biosensor technology: q&a with Noah Hill of Lura Health

Venture Well

Lura Health has created biosensor technology placed on a tooth to aid in preventive health care, delivering real-time updates through a mobile app.

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The State of Startup Collaboration at Large Health Systems | 2020 Survey

Dream It

A new survey finds that health system leaders are actively seeking new commercial relationships with startups regardless of when “normal” returns but startup success hinges on not only addressing solutions that are on health systems' shortlist but also data supporting a clear ROI.

TrekIT Health Raises $1M Seed Extension, Hires New Executive Chairman

Dream It

TrekIT Health (HT- ‘18) is a HIPAA compliant and secure, real-time workspace for synthesizing information across EHRs and care teams. We’re looking forward to partnering with Dr. Airan-Javia and helping the company make a difference during the global health crisis we’re now confronted with.”

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Building Healthy Innovation Ecosystems for Your Projects

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

In this webinar, Nick Noreña will walk through an Innovation Ecosystem Model that he and his team at Kromatic have developed to help investors, heads of product, teachers, and executives understand how they can best support innovation in their own ecosystem. He'll also go over metrics we can use to measure the health of our ecosystems as we build more resources for innovators.

4 strategies for building a digital health unicorn

TechCrunch

It’s an entrepreneur’s market in digital health today, with startups raising record-breaking funding at soaring valuations and debuting on public markets to eager investors. During the pandemic, lots of investors jumped in to invest in digital health for the first time. BIll Taranto.

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3 golden rules for health tech entrepreneurs

TechCrunch

But he could have also been writing about habits for health tech innovators. It’s not enough to develop a “new tool” to use in a health setting. Column Health Startups EC Column EC Healthtech health systems healthcare HealthTechBobbie Kumar. Contributor. Share on Twitter.

Health and Hustle Don’t Have to Be at Odds

Entrepreneurs' Organization

If you’re just getting started, you may view health insurance as an untenable expense and forgo it all together simply to avoid the monthly payment. Not having health insurance could be the difference between sink or swim when it comes to your entrepreneurial dream. Here’s how you can look after your own health while also starting a business. Don’t miss a health checkup. Protect your health now by incorporating healthy habits into your lifestyle.

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The Surprising Toll of Entrepreneurship on Founders’ Mental Health

Entrepreneur's Handbook

entrepreneurship founders startup psychology mental-healthAn unspoken story of loss and a misguided attempt at healing Continue reading on Entrepreneur's Handbook ».

Conversa Health expands its Series B round to $20M

TechCrunch

Portland, Oregon-based Conversa Health , a virtual care and communication platform that helps health organizations stay in touch with their patients and customers, today announced that it has expanded its Series B funding round from $12 million to $20 million.

4 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Boost Their Mental Health

StartupNation

This is well-known to have a bundle of negative health consequences, including depression. If you’re ready to boost your mental health , here are four expert tips for developing equanimity and resilience against stress. All of this is wrong and can be dangerous to your health.

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7 Tips Every Startup Should Follow to Maintain Financial Health

StartupNation

Nothing spells disaster for a startup like poor financial health. But, with a clear-minded and methodical approach, you can keep your startup’s financial health on track and ensure that your well laid plans come to fruition. Key takeaways: Keeping your financial health in check.

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Yana’s mental health tool for Spanish speakers nears 5 million users

TechCrunch

In 2017, when Campos was in her early 20s, she learned to program and created a system to help manage her mental health. So she built an application to provide access to mental health tools for Spanish-speaking people and began testing it with a small group.

The health data transparency movement is birthing a new generation of startups

TechCrunch

Ariel Katz is the founder and CEO of H1 , a global healthcare platform that helps life sciences companies, hospitals, academic medical centers and health systems connect with providers, find clinical research, locate industry experts and benchmark their organization. Ariel Katz. Contributor.

Burnout Is A Mental Health Matter

GCUC

The post Burnout Is A Mental Health Matter appeared first on GCUC Community. Coworking Retrospective Failure Mental Health Awareness Mental Health burnout burn out selfcare GCUC entrepreneurA couple months ago I found myself in a funk, except it wasn’t going away.

The imbalanced landscape of hormonal health

TechCrunch

For this week’s deep dive, Alex, Natasha and Chris dug into the world of hormonal health, a sub-sector within the massive (and booming) world of digital health. These can include mental health issues, infertility, diabetes and more.

2 Reasons Why Forums Are Important for the Mental Health of Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Forum is an amazing way to navigate and manage your mental health. Here are the two main ways that Forum can help you with your mental health issues. This is one way forum can serve your mental health. In my opinion, every entrepreneur should experience the power of forum even if it’s just for the mental health benefits. Best Practices Health Inspirational Mentor

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Techstars New Health Care Partner: Announcing UnitedHealthcare Accelerator Powered by Techstars

TechStars

Techstars, the worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed, and UnitedHealthcare, a leading health care company, today announced the UnitedHealthcare Accelerator Powered by Techstars. UnitedHealthcare is one of the businesses of UnitedHealth Group, a diversified health care company ranked fifth on the Fortune 500. . The program will focus on digital health and wellness solutions that help support and enhance the experience of UnitedHealthcare members.

NeuroFlow Closes $7.5M Series A Financing to Advance Behavioral Health Integration and Engagement

Dream It

NeuroFlow ( Healthtech - Fall 2019 ) is a platform for getting patients with behavioral health issues better by supporting clinical teams with collaborative and measurement-based tools in all care settings.

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Mental health startups are raising spirits and venture capital

TechCrunch

A spate of startups focused on mental health recently made enough noise as a group that they caught the eye of the Equity podcast crew. But in preparation, I reached out to CB Insights for new data on the mental health startup space that they were kind enough to supply.

Providing healthcare to lower-income communities values Cityblock Health at $1 billion

TechCrunch

Cityblock Health , a company that provides healthcare services to low-income communities, is now commanding a high-priced valuation of over $1 billion after venture capitalists poured $160 million into the company.

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Better Health raises $3.5M seed round to reinvent medical supply shopping through e-commerce

TechCrunch

New startup Better Health aims to change that, with an e-commerce approach to serving customers in need of medical supplies for chronic conditions, and it has raised $3.5 Better Health estimates the total value of the home medical supplies market in the U.S.,

Coronavirus is causing a mental health pandemic

Entrepreneurs' Organization

As business leaders, we would be amiss to ignore the impact this will undoubtedly have on our workforce, bearing in mind a staggering 70 million working days are lost each year in the UK due to mental health problems—and all signs point to this figure rising. Mental health.

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Medchart raises $17M to help businesses more easily access patient-authorized health data

TechCrunch

Electronic health records (EHR) have long held promise as a means of unlocking new superpowers for caregiving and patients in the medical industry, but while they’ve been a thing for a long time, actually accessing and using them hasn’t been as quick to become a reality.

Folx Health raises $25 million for virtual clinical offerings and care for the LGBTQIA+ community

TechCrunch

Folx Health is leveraging the explosion of virtual care services to offer greater access to healthcare focused on the needs of the LGBTQIA+ community, and has raised $25 million in new funding to help it grow. Breitenstein, the founder and chief executive of Folx Health.

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WJR Business Beat with Jeff Sloan: Entrepreneurship and Mental Health Issues (Episode 240)

StartupNation

Tune in to the Business Beat, below, to learn more about how impactful mental health issues were this past year as well as ways to rebound post-pandemic: “Look, to be a great entrepreneur, just as is the case with a great athlete, you need to be at your best.

Unmind raises $47M for a platform to provide mental health support in your workplace

TechCrunch

Mental health has been put into the spotlight in a big way in recent times. The core of Unmind’s service is built around a set of questions to help employees explore their own states of mental health, which could include depression, anxiety, insomnia and a host of other manifestations.

Bicycle Health, the virtual opioid use disorder therapy service, will soon be available in 25 states

TechCrunch

The startup opioid use disorder therapy service Bicycle Health will soon be available to patients in half the country, just three years after its launch in 2017, according to founder Ankit Gupta. Department of Health and Human Services.

IAC’s NurseFly rebrands to Vivian Health as it expands its healthcare jobs marketplace

TechCrunch

NurseFly, the healthcare jobs marketplace owned by IAC , has rebranded to Vivian Health as it expands its range of services. It is used by providers like AMN Healthcare, Cross Country Healthcare, Host Healthcare, Trinity Health, SSM Health and Honor Health.

Mental wellness platform Lyra Health is raising up to $175M at a $2.25B valuation

TechCrunch

The coronavirus pandemic has underscored, and often exacerbated, the mental health crisis that exists across the world. The need for a solution has helped tech-powered mental health solutions raise funding to meet increased demand.

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Health tech venture firm OTV closes new $170 million fund and expands into Asia

TechCrunch

OTV (formerly known as Olive Tree Ventures), an Israeli venture capital firm that focuses on digital health tech, announced it has closed a new fund totaling $170 million. Where top VCs are investing in digital health.

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