Nearly 1.13 million patient records breached in first quarter of 2018

May, 2018
Source: DOTmed

Nearly 1.13 million patient records breached in first quarter of 2018

Nearly 1.13 million patient records were breached between January and March 2018, according to a report presented by the Protenus Breach Barometer this week at the annual PANDUS Conference in Baltimore. Deriving information from the AI-powered Protenus platform, researchers found an average of at least one data breach occurred each day out of 110 disclosed […]

Israel’s AI-Powered Legal Startup LawGeex Raises $21M

April, 2018
Source: No Camels

Israel’s AI-Powered Legal Startup LawGeex Raises $21M

Israeli contract review automation startup LawGeex announced Tuesday it had closed a $12 million Series B funding round, bringing their total funding to $21.5 million, a statement said. The funding round was led by venture capital fund Aleph. Lool Ventures also participated in the round.

PhysIQ applies AI born from jets to help healthcare clinicians improve patient outcomes

April, 2018
Source: 451 Research

PhysIQ applies AI born from jets to help healthcare clinicians improve patient outcomes

By doing the bulk of the work to identify changes in patients’ health status, its AI allows clinicians to reprioritize and address the most ill patients first. This shifts as many patients as possible from reactive inpatient treatments to less costly, proactive outpatient treatment and remote monitoring.

Plug and Play makes first investment in Cleveland-founded company Remesh

April, 2018
Source: Cleveland.com

Plug and Play makes first investment in Cleveland-founded company Remesh

CLEVELAND, Ohio –  Plug and Play Cleveland has made its first investment closing a Series A round with Remesh, a Cleveland-founded software company that takes comments from a group of people and translates it into one uniform message. The funding is part of a $10 million Series A funding round led by General Catalyst. Series […]

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts to offer Livongo, Omada, Ovia Health in new digital health portfolio

April, 2018
Source: Fierce Healthcare

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts to offer Livongo, Omada, Ovia Health in new digital health portfolio

A Boston-based state insurer is making a major shift into the digital health world with the launch of a new portfolio of digital tools. Starting July 1, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts will introduce its Emerging Solutions platform, which will initially focus on chronic disease prevention and management, fertility and pregnancy, and will be available to self-insured accounts with […]

Remesh gets $10M in Series A funding

March, 2018
Source: Smart Business Magazine

Remesh gets $10M in Series A funding

Cleveland-born Remesh has received a $10 million Series A funding round led by General Catalyst, with participation from Seed Round lead investor, LionBird Ventures. The software company utilizes artificial intelligence to reinvent the way organizations conduct research by offering an interactive, on-demand platform without the confines of the traditional market research experience.

Fundbox Announces Venmo-Like Small Business Payment Platform

March, 2018
Source: Benzinga

Fundbox Announces Venmo-Like Small Business Payment Platform

Fintech startup Fundbox launched Wednesday a Venmo-like payment platform for small businesses. Fundbox Pay is meant to facilitate an estimated $5 trillion to $10 trillion in small-B2B commerce.

VA study of wearables, AI shows promise for heart failure patients

March, 2018
Source: Healthcare IT News

VA study of wearables, AI shows promise for heart failure patients

The research evaluated how AI-based personalized physiology analytics could be applied to wearable biosensor data to predict when a patient might be at risk of hospitalization.

Sweetch’s AI-driven app claims to reduce risk of developing diabetes

March, 2018
Source: Venture Beat

Sweetch’s AI-driven app claims to reduce risk of developing diabetes

While the world tries to decide whether artificial intelligence is here to help us or hurt us, AI is quietly infiltrating our daily lives – from streaming recommendations to image recognition. And in health technology, AI is making a real difference to people across the world, saving lives in a multitude of ways. Today Sweetch […]