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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Welcoming Pebble Health to the Founders’ Co-op Family

Founders Coop

And if you could choose one area that drives both employers and their workers completely crazy with complexity, cost and consequences, it’s health benefits. That’s why we’re so excited to be able to announce our investment in Pebble Health alongside the news of their public launch and $17M capital raise. . As software investors we love complexity.

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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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5 Signs you (or a CEO you know) may need mental health help

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Johal and Pimsleur also contributed 3 Ways to Strengthen Your Mental Health and Happiness Right Now. We want to make sure CEOs have access to the resources and tools to handle their own mental health and build a resilient mindset.

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The Modern Customer Success Playbook

The evolution of every high-functioning, effective customer success strategy centers around three C’s: connected experiences, an engaging customer journey, and a culture built on customer-centricity. Find out how to transform customer success teams into revenue-drivers by downloading the playbook today!

metaMe Health Raises $2.2M in Funding

Hyde Park Angels

We’re excited to share that metaMe Health , a prescription digital therapeutics (PDT) company, today announced raising $2.2M metaMe Health is the developer of Regulora®, the first FDA-authorized PDT specifically for abdominal pain associated with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) in adults.

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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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12 Midwest Startups Offering Mental Health Benefits

StartupNation

Are you looking for a healthy work environment with a job that offers mental health benefits? As the mental health crisis continues to worsen and companies continue to work remotely, startups are rethinking their benefits. Tech companies that offer great mental health benefits.

metaMe Health Raises $2.2M in Funding

Hyde Park Angels

We’re excited to share that metaMe Health , a prescription digital therapeutics (PDT) company, today announced raising $2.2M metaMe Health is the developer of Regulora®, the first FDA-authorized PDT specifically for abdominal pain associated with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) in adults.

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.

Headspace Health acquires AI-powered mental health and wellness company Sayana

TechCrunch

Headspace Health has acquired Sayana , an AI-powered mental health and wellness company, for an undisclosed amount. Headspace Health says the acquisition of the San Francisco-based company will expand its ability to provide personalized self-care to its users.

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Southeast Asia health tech platform Speedoc raises $28M

TechCrunch

Speedoc , a health tech platform that brings hospital care to homes, has raised $28 million in pre-Series B funding. ” ‘Move fast and break things’ is a bad idea for health tech startups.

Clipboard Health, which matches health workers with facilities, raises $80M

TechCrunch

Clipboard Health , an app-based marketplace that matches nurses with open shifts at nearby healthcare facilities, today announced that it raised $80 million over two unannounced rounds, a $50 million Series B round in 2021 and a $30 million Series C round this year, at a $1.3

For mental health startups, happiness is in niches

TechCrunch

Last April, Alex and I reported CB Insights data showing that venture investment into mental health startups had dropped sharply in Q1 2022 compared to the preceding quarter. But in the last couple of weeks, I have heard about several venture-backed deals into the subsector of health tech.

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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.

Japan’s health-tech Ubie wants to fuel its U.S expansion with $19M Series C extension

TechCrunch

This brings the health tech startup’s total funding to $45.2 Ubie isn’t the only health tech company developing an AI-enabled symptom checker for users. Japan’s health-tech Ubie wants to fuel its U.S

Carbon Health lays off 8% of staff

TechCrunch

Adding to the myriad unicorn layoffs we have seen recently is now Carbon Health , a healthcare company offering virtual care, which said in a letter Thursday that it laid off 250 people, or 8% of its workforce. Bali started Carbon Health six years ago after leading education marketplace Udemy.

Zoe, which went viral with its Covid-reporting app, raises $30M to track nutrition and health

TechCrunch

We are looking to deepen our research into nutrition, the gut microbiome, sleep, mood, activity and other factors to improve long-term health,” said Wolf, who co-founded the startup with Professor Tim Spector of King’s College London and George Hadjigeorgiou.

Nigerian healthtech startup Reliance Health raises $40M led by General Atlantic

TechCrunch

Lagos- and Texas-based digital healthcare provider Reliance Health is the latest beneficiary and is doing so in grand style, raising $40 million. It uses an integrated process to provide health insurance and telemedicine via partnerships with hospitals and healthcare facilities.

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4 AI Hacks to Make Sales Teams More Efficient

Over the last two years, there’s been a 76 percent increase in AI adoption across sales organizations. For sales teams, AI opens up a world of new possibilities, including automating outreach, identifying best-fit buyers, and keeping CRMs flush with fresh data. Read on to learn the four AI hacks sales teams need to improve their performance. Download the eBook today!

How to Support Employee Mental Health and Avoid Startup Burnout

StartupNation

Supporting mental health and workplace wellness is a top employee benefit , and the ROI is clear. It reduces absenteeism, turnover, and health care costs. If you’re wondering how to do it, here are some ways you can support employee mental health and wellness.

Incredible Health passes unicorn valuation as it bags $80M Series B

TechCrunch

” Incredible Health is dubbing 2021 a “milestone” year in performance, with the startup clocking up a more than 500% increase in revenue. Incredible Health’s hiring platform for nurses gets $15M led by Andreessen Horowitz.

JBalvin enters the digital wellness space with the launch of a bilingual mental health app

TechCrunch

JBalvin, the Prince of Reggaeton, has been candid with his fans about his mental health struggles and healing journey. I’m human just like anyone else and I felt I had this mission to make the world a better place starting with mental health.”

Veteran digital health pros found virtual eating disorder care startup

TechCrunch

For Amanda D’Ambra and Joan Zhang, the idea of starting and co-founding an eating disorder care startup was personal: Both struggled with an eating disorder, along with other mental health issues, and received treatment — a treatment they hope more people will be able to access.

TechCrunch+ roundup: Ahrefs’ homepage, digital health trends, 2022 marketing predictions

TechCrunch

This week, Bill Taranto, president of Merck’s Global Health Innovation Fund, wrote a TechCrunch+ article that explored six digital health trends his corporate VC fund is tracking as we enter 2022.

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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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Verana Health closes $150M round to glean more detail from electronic health records

TechCrunch

Verana Health, a company focused on collecting and organizing troves of medical data, announced a $150 million Series E funding round on Friday. New investors include Merck Global Health Innovation Fund, THVC and Breyer Capital. .

Mantra Health raises $22M to scale its digital mental health clinic for young adults

TechCrunch

Mantra Health , a digital mental health startup focused on young adults, has raised $22 million in Series A funding led by VMG Partners. The round includes new investors New Market Venture Partners, Elements Health Ventures, 14W and Alumni Ventures.

Flush with Series A funding, Daye unwraps the big gynae health mission

TechCrunch

The intention for us was always to deliver on a number of different areas of gynaecological health — not just changing the tampon so it serves people better and so it delivers pain relief. Series A support for a gynae health platform.

5 ways to improve mental health for software developers

TechCrunch

With World Mental Health Day just behind us, I thought about how the tech industry can be a difficult place to stay mentally well. However, health is something more fundamental, almost on the lowest level of the hierarchy of needs , which includes mental health. Lorna Mitchell.

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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Use customer health data to grow and forecast NRR

TechCrunch

What kinds of customer health data should you collect and analyze to help you avoid unpleasant surprises? To overcome such strategic “squishiness,” we spearheaded the development of a more scientific, data-driven customer health scoring and retention modeling methodology. Kellie Capote.

Musculoskeletal medical startups race to enter personalized health tech market

TechCrunch

As the pandemic unevenly roars on, Emily Melton , founder and managing partner of Threshold VC , is reflecting on a previous public health crisis: the Spanish flu. And, Melton, a lead investor in health tech startups including Livongo, Tia and Calibrate, says the care pathway ages well.

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Elevation Capital, General Catalyst lead $12M round into health insurance startup Loop Health

TechCrunch

Loop Health aims to be the “Oscar Health of India” and targets the country’s health insurance gap with its approach to primary care and insurance. Loop Health aims to change that by providing ongoing care so that a person shouldn’t have to go into the hospital unless necessary.

Mental health app Wysa raises $5.5M for ’emotionally intelligent’ AI

TechCrunch

Wysa is an AI-powered mental health app designed by Touchkin eServices, Aggarwal’s company that currently maintains headquarters in Bangalore, Boston and London. million led by Boston’s W Health Ventures, the Google Assistant Investment Program, pi Ventures and Kae Capital. .

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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.