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UK startup Medopad has acquired Silicon Valley health company Sherbit

British health tech startup Medopad has acquired Silicon Valley data firm Sherbit for an undisclosed sum, as part of its US expansion. Medopad was founded in 2011, and helps hospitals and patients track long-term conditions. Sherbit’s CEO and team will now focus on bringing Medopad’s technology into US teaching hospitals. […]
UK startup Medopad has acquired Silicon Valley health company Sherbit
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This healthcare startup is using technology to save millions of babies

Neopenda co-founders Sona Shah and Teresa Cauvel are applying their engineering and design skills to help nurses manage newborns in overcrowded and understaffed hospitals in Uganda. Their product is inspired by wearable modern technology like smartwatches and will measure vital signs like heart rate, respiratory rate, blood oxygen saturation, and […]
This healthcare startup is using technology to save millions of babies
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Amazon just acquired a little-known startup that mails medicine to your door, and it sent pharmacy stocks into a frenzy — here’s how PillPack works

PillPack, a digital pharmacy startup founded in 2013, is being acquired by Amazon. PillPack simplifies the process of managing medications for customers who take five or more prescriptions daily by pre-sorting, packaging, labelling and delivering the medications at the start of every month. The service delivers to anywhere in the […]
Amazon just acquired a little-known startup that mails medicine to your door, and it sent pharmacy stocks into a frenzy — here’s how PillPack works
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Former NAB chief Cameron Clyne is now heading up a healthtech startup

An Australian digital healthcare startup Whitecoat has appointed former National Australia Bank chief executive Cameron Clyne as its new chairperson. Clyne led NAB from 2009 through 2014, dealing with the global financial crisis during his tenure. He’s also the current chair of the Australian Rugby Uniom. Whitecoat provides electronic healthcare […]
Former NAB chief Cameron Clyne is now heading up a healthtech startup
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HCF’s healthtech accelerator is looking for more startups

Health fund HCF’s startup accelerator, HCF Catalyst, is looking for new ideas for the sector, announcing the return of the program for 2016. The not-for-profit fund launched Australia’s first corporate-supported healthtech accelerator with Slingshot last year and counts Curo Technologies, the phone app that helps elderly people to maintain their […]
HCF’s healthtech accelerator is looking for more startups