Mental health tech startups have ideas. Now, to build business, they need evidence – STAT

As smartphone apps that treat mental health conditions become more common, the companies making them are grappling with a growing imperative: If they want to succeed, they need to get a lot better at producing more compelling evidence.

Interest in the mental health tech space has boomed as more stakeholders warm to the idea that software could be used to meet unmet demand for mental heal…….

Health tech developers want to help you sleep – Axios

Venture capitalists are amping up their bets in sleep and movement tracking, according to a new PitchBook report.

Why it matters: Startups and tech giants have been working on fitness and sleep devices for roughly the past decade, and today, affluent consumers have their pick of Oura rings, Whoop bands, Apple Watches and Google Nests.

Flashback: Wearables have been popular for ages,…….

OSF HealthCare, U of Illinois to help fund 20 health tech research teams –

The Jump ARCHES program, a partnership between Peoria, Ill.-based OSF HealthCare, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and University of Illinois College of Medicine in Peoria, will fund a program to develop technologies and devices to enhance healthcare delivery and medical training.

The venture’s $1.4 million will be split among 20 research teams looking to address challenges rega…….

ITRI Taiwan Introduces Health Tech Innovations – OpenGov Asia – OpenGov Asia

With the growing demand for digital services during the COVID-19 pandemic, Singapore allowed access to citizen services via a digitalised identification certificate called Singpass. The national digital identity is critical to achieving the country’s vision of improving the lives of citizens, creating opportunities for businesses and transforming the capabilities of government agencies. T…….

Health Tech Startup Remedial Health Joins Y Combinator, Secures $1M Pre-seed Funding – Tech Build Africa

Remedial Health, a healthtech startup that develops solutions to make Africa’s pharmaceutical sector more efficient, has raised $1 million in pre-seed funding to roll out its digital procurement and PMR (patient medication records) platforms and make it easier for neighbourhood pharmacies and Proprietary Patent Medicine Vendors (PPMVs) to access affordable and authentic retail medicines.


Digital Fitness Coaches Market Scope and overview, To Develop with Increased Global Emphasis on Industrialization 2029 | Peloton, Life fitness, Johnson Health Tech – Talking Democrat – Talking Democrat

A2Z Market Research published new research on Global Digital Fitness Coaches covering micro level of analysis by competitors and key business segments (2022-2029). The Global Digital Fitness Coaches explores comprehensive study on various segments like opportunities, size, development, innovation, sales and overall growth of major players. The research is carried out on primary and secondary s…….

tab32 Appoints Health Tech Veteran Daniel Masvidal as SVP of Operations –

Cloud-tech pioneer prepares to scale its comprehensive dental SaaS solution

ROCKLIN, Calif., Feb. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — tab32, the dental industry’s #1 cloud-based, fully integrated technology platform, today announced the appointment of health-tech veteran Daniel Masvidal as SVP of Operations. Bringing almost a decade’s experience driving scalable success in the healthcare SaaS and Pr…….

Engineering, medical schools partner for women’s health tech initiative – The Source – Washington University in St. Louis –

Researchers at the McKelvey School of Engineering and the School of Medicine at Washington University in St. Louis have partnered to launch the Women’s Health Technologies Initiative, which aims to apply engineering technology to develop new strategies to improve the detection, diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the female reproductive system.

The initiative launche…….