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Category: Matthew Holt

  • THCB Gang Episode 80, Thursday Jan 27 — 1pm PT- 4pm ET

    Joining Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) on #THCBGang at 1pm PT 4pm ET Thursday for an hour of conversation on what’s happening in health care and beyond will be regulars medical historian Mike Magee  (@drmikemagee) and writer Kim Bellard (@kimbbellard), and TWO special guests. Shantanu Nundy @DrNundy  is Chief Medical Officer of Accolade and last year we had […]

  • #HealthTechDeals Episode 5: Wellster, Casana, Babylon, and Atlas Health

    How many more beloved TV characters does Peleton have to give a heart attack to before somebody steps in? Jess can’t take it anymore, and we hash out some new deals: Infermedica raises $30 million; Wellster gets a fresh $20 million; Casana the smart toilet seat maker raises $30 million; Babylon buys DaytoDay Health and […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 79, Thursday Jan 20 — 1pm PT- 4pm ET

    Joining Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) on #THCBGang at 1pm PT 4pm ET Thursday for an hour of topical and sometime combative conversation on what’s happening in health care and beyond will be: Queen of all employer benefits Jennifer Benz (@Jenbenz);  fierce patient activist Casey Quinlan (@MightyCasey); Suntra Modern Recovery CEO JL Neptune (@JeanLucNeptune); and, making a rare […]

  • Interview & Deep Dive into Summus Global

    Summus Global is company with a very interesting model that gives a glimpse about the future of virtual care. It delivers online specialty care and much more to employers. You might think that means it is in the second opinion space, or in the care navigation space. And you’d be right, but not completely right. […]

  • #HealthTechDeals Episode 3: TigerConnect, Verana Health, Waymark, Formel Skin, and RCM

    In this episode of Health Tech Deals, Jess’s productivity this weekend was brought to a show-stopping halt thanks to some Microsoft updates. Does adding unnecessary clicks and creating useless toolbars mean that Microsoft is finally ready for healthcare IT? Jess and I talk about this and some more deals in health tech: TigerConnect gets $300 […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 78, Jan 13 1pm PT – 4pm ET

    Today at 1pm PT 4pm on #THCBGang I’ll host the double trouble of vaunted futurists Ian Morrison (@seccurve) & Jeff Goldsmith, and  medical historian Mike Magee (@drmikemagee) for an hour of conversation and banter about the health care system, the world in politics, and whether “Don’t Look Up” is a spoof or a documentary. You can […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 77, Jan 6 1pm PT – 4pm ET

    After our Christmas break THCB Gang is back! Joining Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) on #THCBGang at 1pm PT 4pm ET Thursday for an hour of topical and sometime combative conversation on what’s happening in health care and beyond will be THCB regular writer Kim Bellard (@kimbbellard);  fierce patient activist Casey Quinlan (@MightyCasey);  futurist Ian Morrison (@seccurve) & […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 246| Healthcare.com, Found, Well, Gamer Health, Belong Health

    HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! Let’s break Jess’s New Year’s Resolutions a tiny bit and look at some 2021 healthcare deal holdovers. Healthcare.com raises $180 million, bringing their total to $212 million; Found raises $100 million, bringing their total to 132 million; Well raises $70 million, bringing their total to 135 million, and Garner Health raises $45 […]

  • Simple Bills are Not So Simple

    By MATTHEW HOLT I went for an annual physical with my doctor at One Medical in December. OK it wasn’t actually annual as the last time I went was 2 & 1/2 years ago, but it was covered under the ACA, and my doc Andrew Diamond was bugging me because I’m old & fat. So […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 76, Dec 23 1pm PT – 4pm ET

    This is the last THCB Gang of what has been a long, grueling, but enthralling year. And every week (well almost every week) we have had a group from across the health care luminescence to discuss it. Joining Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) on #THCBGang at 1pm PT 4pm ET Thursday for an hour of topical and […]

  • Matthew’s health care tidbits: #DigitalHealth valuations

    Each week I’ve been adding a brief tidbits section to the THCB Reader, our weekly newsletter that summarizes the best of THCB that week (Sign up here!). Then I had the brainwave to add them to the blog. They’re short and usually not too sweet! –Matthew Holt For my health care tidbits this week, it’s […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 75, Dec 16 – 1pm PT – 4pm ET

    Joining Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) at 1pm PT 4pm ET Thursday for an hour of topical and sometime combative conversation on what’s happening in health care and beyond will be — medical historian Mike Magee (@drmikemagee); patient safety expert and all around wit Michael Millenson (@MLMillenson); futurist Jeff Goldsmith; fierce patient activist Casey Quinlan (@MightyCasey); and policy […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 74, Dec 9 1pm PT – 4pm ET

    Joining Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) on #THCBGang at 1pm PT 4pm ET Thursday for an hour of topical and sometime combative conversation on what’s happening in health care and beyond will be Queen of all employer benefits Jennifer Benz (@Jenbenz); THCB regular writer Kim Bellard (@kimbbellard);  futurist Ian Morrison (@seccurve) and two investor guests — Super smart […]

  • Matthew’s health care tidbits: Athenahealth & Private Equity

    Each week I’ve been adding a brief tidbits section to the THCB Reader, our weekly newsletter that summarizes the best of THCB that week (Sign up here!). Then I had the brainwave to add them to the blog. They’re short and usually not too sweet! –Matthew Holt For my health care tidbits this week, it’s […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 73, Dec 2 1pm PT – 4pm ET

    #THCBGang is back from its Turkey day snooze! Joining Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) at 1pm PT 4pm ET Thursday for an hour of topical and sometime combative conversation on what’s happening in health care and beyond will be patient activist, author & entrepreneur Robin Farmanfarmaian (@Robinff3);  Queen of all employer benefits related issues Jennifer Benz (@Jenbenz); medical […]

  • Matthew’s health care tidbits: Drug prices

    Each week I’ve been adding a brief tidbits section to the THCB Reader, our weekly newsletter that summarizes the best of THCB that week (Sign up here!). Then I had the brainwave to add them to the blog. They’re short and usually not too sweet! –Matthew Holt For my health care tidbits this week, I […]

  • THCB Spotlights: Lindsay Jurist-Rosnar, Wellthy

    Today on THCB Spotlight, Matthew sits down with Wellthy’s CEO Lindsay Jurist-Rosnar to talk about the healthcare system’s need to support caregivers. Wellthy works in the caregiving space, and Lindsay tells us about the company’s mission to provide a software and platform experience that offers organization and structure to support those who are caring for […]

  • THCB Spotlights: Chris Gervais, CTO of Kyruus

    Today on THCB Spotlight, Matthew talks with Chris Gervais, the CTO of Kyruus, which offers enterprise solutions for health systems that aim to optimize the patient experience. Kyruus began in the world of fixing scheduling for hospital systems, and Chris talks more about their recent acquisition of Health Sparks in the last year and what […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 72, Nov 18 1pm PT – 4pm ET

    Following last week’s sojourn in Europe where I couldn’t quite pull an impromptu European-based THCB Gang together, we are back on home turf. Join me at 1pm PT – 4pm ET Thursday 18th November when I’ll host delivery & tech expert Vince Kuraitis (@VinceKuraitis), the double trouble of vaunted futurists Ian Morrison (@seccurve) & Jeff […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 239: Hinge, Femtec, Science37, Augmedix

    On a special Saturday edition of Health in 2 Point 00, Jess and I talk about her amazing forecasting and the huge scale of one deal. Yes, the Tiger pounces and Hinge Health takes its total raise to $1 billion. There’s also an complex combo deal for Femtec, raising $38m buying Birchbox and more, and […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 70, Oct 28 1pm PT – 4pm ET

    Joining Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) on THCBGang Thursday at 1pm PT are policy consultant/author Rosemarie Day (@Rosemarie_Day1); Queen of all employer benefits related issues Jennifer Benz (@Jenbenz); ; fierce patient activist Casey Quinlan (@MightyCasey); and Suntra Modern Recovery CEO JL Neptune (@JeanLucNeptune). With bills in Congress and billions in VC floating around health care, there’s plenty of fodder for […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 234 | An M&A and shedloads more money!

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, the word is SHEDLOAD. On Episode 235, Jess and I talk about the scoop on an M&A and shedloads more money in today’s health tech funding climate. First up, Lark gets $100 million, bringing its total to $185 million. How much more money can we throw at a […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 67 – Thurs October 14 1pm PT-4 ET

    Joining Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) on THCBGang today will be THCB regular writer Kim Bellard (@kimbbellard); patient safety expert and all around wit Michael Millenson (@MLMillenson); and privacy expert and entrepreneur Deven McGraw (@HealthPrivacy); You can see the video below & if you’d rather listen than watch, the audio is preserved as a weekly podcast available […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 66 – Thurs October 7, 1pm PT – 4pm ET

    Time for another #TCHBGang AT 1pm PT- 4pm ET Today Joining Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) will be policy consultant/author Rosemarie Day (@Rosemarie_Day1) and delivery & tech expert Vince Kuraitis (@VinceKuraitis),. We will be diving into the latest machinations in Congress and a whole bunch more. You can see the video below & if you’d rather listen than […]

  • THCB Spotlights: Dan Goldsmith and Jennifer Goldsmith, Tendo

    Today on THCB Spotlight, Matthew sits down with Tendo’s CEO, Dan Goldsmith, and President, Jennifer Goldsmith. Tendo is in the patient engagement space, and Jennifer tells us about the vision behind the company – to become that trusted connection between patients, clinicians, and caregivers via software that creates a seamless and consumer-driven experience throughout that […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 67 – Thurs September 30, 1pm PT- 4pm ET

    It has been WAY too long and for too many reasons (conferences, travel, a hurricane flooding out 4 East Coast guests) we haven’t got together but #THCBGang is back. At 1pm PT – 4pm ET tomorrow September 30, joining Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) will be fierce patient activist Casey Quinlan (@MightyCasey);  THCB regular writer Kim Bellard […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 65 – Thurs September 30, 1pm PT- 4pm ET

    It has been WAY too long and for too many reasons (conferences, travel, a hurricane flooding out 4 East Coast guests) we haven’t got together but #THCBGang is back. At 1pm PT – 4pm ET tomorrow September 30, joining Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) will be fierce patient activist Casey Quinlan (@MightyCasey);  THCB regular writer Kim Bellard […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 231 | Pager, Ovivia, Meru Health, and NOCD

    It’s Telehealth Awareness Week! Today on Health in 2 Point 00, we cover Pager raising $70 million, bringing their total to $132.6 million. German-based company Ovivia gets $80 million, bringing their total to $127 million. Meru Health raises $38 million, and NOCD raises $33 million. —Matthew Holt

  • Policies|Techies|VCs: What’s Next For Health Care–Virtual Conference is Sept 7-10

    Policies|Techies|VCs: What’s Next For Health Care? is the conference bringing together the CEOs of the next generation of virtual & real-life care delivery, and all the permutations thereof. You can register here or learn how to sponsor. This is a big week. We are one week out and we’ve started pre-recording a few sessions and they’ve been fascinating. Keynotes […]

  • Matthew’s health care tidbits

    Each week I’ve been adding a brief tidbits section to the THCB Reader, our weekly newsletter that summarizes the best of THCB that week (Sign up here!). Then I had the brainwave to add them to the blog. They’re short and usually not too sweet! –Matthew Holt For my health care tidbits this week, I […]

  • Matthew’s health care tidbits

    Each week I’ve been adding a brief tidbits section to the THCB Reader, our weekly newsletter that summarizes the best of THCB that week (Sign up here!). Then I had the brainwave to add them to the blog. They’re short and usually not too sweet! –Matthew Holt For my health care tidbits this week, I […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 228 | Mahana, Vera, Cadence, Commure & Ovia

    #HealthIn2Point00 is still catching up on back deals from my HIMSS “vacation” when Jess lost track of me. Mahana Therapeutics gets $61m for its IBS related CBT DTx. Not everyone is happy! Vera Whole Health Clinic gets $50mm even if they don’t love Jess! Cadence gets $41m for RPM. Commure buys PatientKeeper from HCA, and […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 227 | Maven, Carrot Fertility, Cricket Health & Sharecare

    It’s the return of #HealthIn2Point00 after an overly long summer break (well, I went to HIMSS and Jess didn’t last week!). We have deals with Maven raising a big round, Cricket Health (from a few weeks back) filling its coffers and another fertility play, Carrot Fertility, getting $75m. Finally Sharecare gets its checkbook out — […]

  • THCB Spotlights: Shahram Seyedin-Noor, GP of Civilization Ventures

    Today, Matthew is back with another THCB Spotlight, this time with Shahram Seyedin-Noor, GP of Civilization Ventures. In this interview, Shahram tells us about how he got into venture and what he was doing before that, as well as his thinking around the focus of Civilization Ventures in catering to a new type of life […]

  • THCB Spotlights: Marta Zanchi, Founder & Managing Partner at Nina Capital

    Today on THCB Spotlight, Matthew sits down with Marta Zanchi, who is the founder and Managing Partner at Nina Capital. Nina Capital is a micro venture capital firm in Barcelona, and in this interview, Matthew asks Marta about her decision to move from Silicon Valley to Barcelona and start this fund. Marta talks us through […]

  • THCB Spotlights: CJ Wilson, CEO of MyHealth.US

    Today on THCB Spotlights, Matthew Holt interviews CJ Wilson, the CEO of MyHealth.US. MyHealth.US provides wearable QR codes for instant access to emergency health information, as well as a digital platform to track your health data and house medical records. CJ shows us some of their offerings and explains how they’re working with unions and […]

  • Matthew’s health care tidbits

    Each week I’ve been adding a brief tidbits section to the THCB Reader, our weekly newsletter that summarizes the best of THCB that week (Sign up here!). Then I had the brainwave to add them to the blog. They’re short and usually not too sweet! –Matthew Holt In this week’s health care tidbits, we are […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 63 – Thurs July 22, 1pm PT- 4pm ET

    Episode 62 of “The THCB Gang” will be live-streamed on Thursday, July 22nd at 1pm PT -4PM ET. Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) will be joined by regulars patient safety expert and all around wit Michael Millenson (@MLMillenson); fierce patient activist Casey Quinlan (@MightyCasey); and futurist Ian Morrison (@seccurve). Then video will be below at 1pm PT- 4pm […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 62 – Thurs July 22, 1pm PT- 4pm ET

    Episode 62 of “The THCB Gang” will be live-streamed on Thursday, July 22nd at 1pm PT -4PM ET. Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) will be joined by regulars patient safety expert and all around wit Michael Millenson (@MLMillenson); fierce patient activist Casey Quinlan (@MightyCasey); and futurist Ian Morrison (@seccurve). Then video will be below at 1pm PT- 4pm […]

  • Matthew’s health care tidbits

    Each week I’ve been adding a brief tidbits section to the THCB Reader, our weekly newsletter that summarizes the best of THCB that week (Sign up here!). Then I had the brainwave to add them to the blog. They’re short and usually not too sweet! –Matthew Holt In this week’s health care tidbits, Shannon Brownlee […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 62 – Thurs July 15, 1pm PT- 4pm ET

    Episode 62 of “The THCB Gang” will be live-streamed on Thursday, June 17th at 1pm PT -4PM ET. Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) will be joined by regulars futurist Jeff Goldsmith; policy expert consultant/author Rosemarie Day (@Rosemarie_Day1); Suntra Modern Recovery CEO JL Neptune (@JeanLucNeptune); and medical historian Mike Magee (@drmikemagee). If you’d rather listen, the “audio only” version it is preserved […]

  • Matthew’s health care tidbits

    Each week I’ve been adding a brief tidbits section to the THCB Reader, our weekly newsletter that summarizes the best of THCB that week (Sign up here!). Then I had the brainwave to add them to the blog. They’re short and usually not too sweet! –Matthew Holt In this week’s health care tidbits, a little […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 60 – Thurs July 1, 1pm PT – 4pm ET

    Episode 60 of “The THCB Gang” will be live-streamed on Thursday, July 1st at 1pm PT -4PM ET. Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) will be joined by policy consultant/author Rosemarie Day (@Rosemarie_Day1); employer health expert Jennifer Benz (@jenbenz), and–making a rare but welcome appearance –venture investor & soccer mogul Marcus Whitney @marcuswhitney The video is below but if you’d rather […]

  • CareAlign, fixing that physician workflow–demo & interview

    By MATTHEW HOLT I recently interviewed Subha Airan-Javia, the CEO of CareAlign. CareAlign is a small company that is working to fix the clinician workflow by creating a tool for all those interstitial gaps that the big EMRs leave, and now get moved to and from paper by the care team. In this interview she […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 58 – Thurs June 17, 1pm PT – 4pm ET

    Episode 58 of “The THCB Gang” will be live-streamed on Thursday, June 17th at 1pm PT -4PM ET. Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) will be joined by regulars futurist Jeff Goldsmith; policy expert consultant/author Rosemarie Day (@Rosemarie_Day1); Consumer advocate & CTO of Carium Health, Lygeia Ricciardi (@Lygeia); and–after way too long an absence–economist & consumer expert Jane Sarasohn-Kahn (@healthythinker) […]

  • Matthew’s health care tidbits

    Each week I’ve been adding a brief tidbits section to the THCB Reader, our weekly newsletter that summarizes the best of THCB that week (Sign up here!). Then I had the brainwave to add them to the blog. They’re short and usually not too sweet! (And yes, this week’s is a tad late!) –Matthew Holt […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 57 – Thurs June 10

    Episode 57 of “The THCB Gang” will be live on Thursday, June 10, 1pm PT 4pm ET. Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) will joined by regulars: medical historian Mike Magee (@drmikemagee), THCB regular writer Kim Bellard (@kimbbellard) and futurist Ian Morrison (@seccurve). And we have a special guest, health care equity analyst at Hedgeye, Emily Evans (@HedgeyeEEvans) You […]

  • Matthew’s health care tidbits, week ending Jun 5

    Each week I’ve been adding a brief tidbits section to the THCB Reader, our weekly newsletter that summarizes the best of THCB that week (Sign up here!). Then I had the brainwave to add them to the blog. They’re short and usually not too sweet!–Matthew Holt In this week’s health care tidbits, I can’t quite […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 212 | DayTwo, Hello Heart, Pack4U, and Curebase

    Today at Health in 2 Point 00, Jess and I are presenting at the Going Digital: Behavioral Health conference today — tune in later for that. On Episode 212, our buddies at DayTwo get $37 million for the gut microbiome. Hello Heart raises $45 million, bringing their total to $68.2 million – this is for […]

  • What’s the Latest with Evidation Health?

    An email interview with the Co-CEO’s of Evidation Health Over the last few weeks I’ve been conducting a back & forth email interview with Christine Lemke (L) & Deb Kilpatrick (R), the co-CEOs of Evidation Health. They raised $153 million in a Series E back in March (almost a small round these days!) but I […]

  • The Catalyst @ Health 2.0/Wipfli State of Digital Health Survey

    By MATTHEW HOLT & ELIZABETH BROWN Last year was a remarkable time for digital health. Obviously it was pretty unusual and tragic for the world in general as the COVID-19 pandemic continued to wreak havoc. We mourn those lost, and we praise our front line health workers and scientists. But for digital health companies, in […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 206 | Walmart buys MeMD, Science 37 SPACs out, Vim & Zoe

    Today in #Healthin2Point00, Jessica is not impressed by my stock trading and it’s all Walmart’s fault (well, Amazon’s too)! Part of the reason for that is Walmart buying a no-name telehealth company–well it has a name but not one anyone knows. There’s a SPAC exit on the horizon for fast growing remote clinical trials company […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 53, Thursday May 6

    Episode 53 of “The THCB Gang” will be live-streamed on Thursday, May 5 at 1pm PT -4PM ET. Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) will be joined by regulars: futurists Ian Morrison (@seccurve) & Jeff Goldsmith; privacy expert and now entrepreneur Deven McGraw @HealthPrivacy; policy expert consultant/author Rosemarie Day (@Rosemarie_Day1); medical historian Mike Magee (@drmikemagee), & THCB regular writer Kim Bellard (@kimbbellard) […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 201 | European Funding Deals – complete with accents!

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, we’re back from our 200th episode celebration! In Episode 201, we have an all-European funding deals episode for you, and I even attempt to answer every story in an accent relevant to the company. First, French insurance company Alan raises €185 million. Scottish company Current Health raises $43 […]

  • The “Health Tech Responds to COVID-19” Showcase Webinar!

    By ELIZABETH BROWN Catalyst @ Health 2.0 is excited to be hosting the Health Tech Responds to COVID-19 Showcase Webinar, sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation! A little under a year ago, Catalyst, with the support of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, launched the “Health Tech Responds to COVID-19” platform to maximize the health […]

  • Health in 2 Point 00 — The 200th Episode Special!

    Believe it or not, Jessica DaMassa and I have been banging out digital health tech & funding news for 200 episodes of this oh-so-cute little show. To celebrate, after several takeover episodes when Jess replaced me with a number of special guests, this time four of the digital health & health care digerati replaced Jess […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 51, Thursday April 22, 1pm PT – 4pm ET

    Episode 51 of “The THCB Gang” will live-streamed on Thursday, Jan 21. You can see it below! Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) will be joined by regulars: futurists Ian Morrison (@seccurve) & Jeff Goldsmith; privacy expert and now entrepreneur Deven McGraw @HealthPrivacy; and digital health guru Fard Johnmar (@fardj). If you’d rather listen to the episode, the audio […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 50, Thursday April 15, 1pm PT /4pm ET

    Well the half-century is up for #THCBGang and it’s been a lot of fun bantering with some of the cognoscenti of health tech, business & policy over most of the last year. For #50 we have a special guest. Robert Pearl, (@RobertPearlMD) former CEO of The Permanente Medical Group, noted commentator, and author will join […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 198 | Microsoft buys Nuance & lots of IPO rumors

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, Jess claims to be blameless for the drama between Jonathan Bush and Glen Tullman. On Episode 198, we talk about Microsoft buying Nuance for $16 billion and $3 billion in debt – is Microsoft taking over healthcare, and is this going to slow Nuance down? Cohere Health raises […]

  • Jean Drouin, Clarify Health, on the new data stack.

    By MATTHEW HOLT Clarify Health has linked (but anonymized) data on about 300m Americans, including their claims, lab, (some) EMR data and their SDOH data. They then use it to help providers, plans and pharma figure out what is going on with their patients, and how their doctors et al are behaving. CEO Jean Drouin, […]

  • Health Tech Deals, on Clubhouse tomorrow (Thursday 8th) at 1 PT/4 ET

    Tomorrow we are taking a break from #THCBGang. Don’t worry it’ll be back with a vengeance next week. Instead, Jess DaMassa & I will host a new show “Health Tech Deals” on Clubhouse So please join Jess and me in The Health Care Blog’s room for “Gossip, analysis & Sh!talking about digital health funding”. Tomorrow, […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 197 | BrightInsight, SteadyMD, CirrusMD, and Cleo

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, I’m getting my shots soon! On Episode 197, General Catalyst is throwing more money around – $101 million goes to BrightInsight for its digital health insights management platform. SteadyMD raises $25 million bringing its total to $31 million, and CirrusMD raises $20 million in a Series C bringing […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 49, Thursday April 1, 1pm PT /4pm ET

    The April Fools joining me on THCB Gang today will be policy expert consultant/author Rosemarie Day (@Rosemarie_Day1), futurist Jeff Goldsmith, policy & tech expert Vince Kuraitis (@VinceKuraitis),  and patient safety expert & all around wit Michael Millenson (@MLMillenson). There’s vaccines, a 4th wave, Texas reopening, Florida never having closed, and a whole mess of health policy. It’ll […]

  • Digital Therapeutics, Megan & Me!

    Anyone who follows me knows that I’ve been questioning whether digital therapeutics are real and more importantly whether the people building and trying to sell them are simply trying to replicate the American drug pricing model–patent, protect, prescribe & price gouge. So who better to have this conversation with than the person in charge of […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 195 | Cityblock, Crossover, Redesign Health & Vesta

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, I’ve been banned from talking about the Suez Canal by Jess. On Episode 195, we cover Cityblock raising $192 million in a C extension, adding to their $160 million Series C in from December. Crossover Health raises $168 million in a proper D round, Redesign Health raises $100 […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 194 | Ro, Appriss, Everlywell & Ginger

    We’re swimming in a pool of money, health tech! Today on Health in 2 Point 00, we have over $1 billion and 3 acquisitions in this episode alone. First up is Ro, which just raised $500 million – they’re building quite the big healthcare company; their valuation is roughly double what Hims is trading and […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 48, Friday March 26, 1pm PT – 4pm ET

    This week (for one week only) #THCB Gang will be on Friday March 26. Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) will be joined by regulars medical historian Mike Magee (@drmikemagee),  fierce patient activist Casey Quinlan (@MightyCasey), Fard Johnmar (@fardj), from digital health consultancy Enspektos, THCB regular writer Kim Bellard (@kimbbellard), and employer health expert Jennifer Benz (@jenbenz). It’s been […]

  • Ofer Leidner, Happify Health

    by MATTHEW HOLT Happify Health is a online mental health company that is focused almost exclusively on scaling care by offering self-service tech solutions across the patient journey. After R&D starting in 2012, they’ve been scaling since 2017 and now are working with large employers and big health plans. What they don’t do is have […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 190 | Forward Health, Cedar, & Babylon

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, primary care appears to have jumped the shark because there is a deal in this episode in which the investors on the round are probably Jess’s favorite group of investors ever. Forward Health raises $225 million in a Series D – there’s Softbank money in this round as […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 46, Thursday March 11, 1pm PT – 4pm ET

    THCB Gang today features lawyer & privacy expert Deven McGraw, (@Healthprivacy), Health IT girl and WTF Health Host Jessica DaMassa (@jessdamassa), policy expert consultant/author Rosemarie Day @Rosemarie_Day1), and patient CEO Robin Farmanfarmaian (@Robinff3). We’ve had far too many Y chromosomes on lately but also joining Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) for this one will be futurist Ian Morrison […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 189 | DispatchHealth, TytoCare and Highmark Health

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, we’re wishing Jess a happy belated birthday! On Episode 189, Jess asks me about DispatchHealth raising a massive $200 million Series D, bringing their total up to $403 million, providing in-home urgent care. TytoCare raises another $50 million for their Series D, bringing their total up to $155 […]

  • Kelsey Mellard, CEO Sitka

    By MATTHEW HOLT Kelsey Mellard is CEO of Sitka, one of the emerging companies that’s providing specialty consults online to primary care docs. They’ve been building a specialty care network that can be accessed by asynchronous video, slightly different to some of their competition. Most of their customers are capitated medical groups, like ChenMed, trying […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 45, Thursday March 4, 1pm PT – 4pm ET

    Joining me, Matthew Holt (@boltyboy), on this week’s THCB Gang will be THCB regular writer Kim Bellard (@kimbbellard), medical historian Mike Magee (@drmikemagee),  policy & tech expert Vince Kuraitis (@VinceKuraitis),  patient safety expert and all around wit Michael Millenson (@MLMillenson), and consumer expert and current President of the Medical Board of California, Denise Pines. Vaccines at […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 188 | MDLive, Devoted Health, Medisafe, January AI

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, we cheat a little bit and go overtime. On Episode 188, Jess asks me about MDLive getting acquired by Cigna’s Evernorth division, Devoted raising a whopping $380 million, Medisafe getting $30 million in a round led by Sanofi, and January AI raising $8.8 million bringing its total up […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 187 | Redox, Nanit, Innovacer & MindMed

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, Jess makes me pronounce some impossible words while we cover lots of funding deals. Redox has raised $45 million in a Series D, bringing their total up to $95 million. Nanit, another baby monitoring company, raises $25 million in a Series C, Innovaccer raises a $105 million D […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 44, Thursday Feb 25, 1pm PT – 4pm ET

    This weeks THCB Gang will be held live on Thurs Feb 24 at 1pm PT -4pm ET. Joining me, Matthew Holt (@boltyboy), will be consultant/author Rosemarie Day @Rosemarie_Day1),  Suntra Modern Recovery CEO JL Neptune (@JeanLucNeptune), and health futurist Jeff Goldsmith (@JeffcGoldsmith). We will also have a special guest who is possibly the most successful corporate venture capitalist in […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 185 | Modern Health, Owlet, & Mymee

    On Episode 185, Jess has beat us to an interview on WTF Health before we cover it here on Health in 2 Point 00 – Modern Health raised $74 million in a Series D, so how does this compare to other mental health and wellness companies? Owlet is going public via a SPAC for their […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 43, Thursday Feb 18, 1pm PT – 4pm ET

    THCB Gang was broadcast live on Thurs Feb 18 Joining me, Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) were THCB regular writer Kim Bellard (@kimbbellard), patient advocates Grace Cordovano (@GraceCordovano) and Robin Farmanfarmaian (@Robinff3), newly-minted VC Marcus Whitney @marcuswhitney, and medical historian Mike Magee @drmikemagee. We touched on the impact of the extremes of global warming on health! And in a […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 184 | Zocdoc, RapidSOS, Capital Rx and Equip

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, Jess and I are back to cover more fun(draising) deals. First, Zocdoc raises $150 million and Jess asks me what’s going on with this old-school appointment scheduler? RapidSOS raises $85 million, bringing their total up to $220 in an infrastructure play for first responders, Capital Rx, which is […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 175 | Haven, Color, RapidSOS & more

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, Jess and I chat about Haven finally closing its doors. On Episode 175, we cover Color raising $167 million growing fast as the major COVID tester in the Bay Area and 23andMe scoring $82.5 million. RapidSOS quietly raised another $51.2 million on New Year’s Eve, Fruit Street Health […]

  • Health in 2 Point 00 — with no video!

    By MATTHEW HOLT (without JESS DAMASSA!) Due to @jessdamassa being lost in America and my totally crap internet in the Sierras, there is no #HealthIn2Point00 this week. So I’m going to write out a few things we would have said: 1. @OscarHealth raises another $140m and files to IPO. SPAC or no SPAC, a bunch […]

  • THCB Gang, Episode 36, Dec 17, 1pm PT/4pm ET

    Today’s #THCBGang is going to be an End of Year special. It’ll be a big one with Michael Millenson @MLMillenson, Deven McGraw @HealthPrivacy, Jessica DaMassa @jessdamassa, Robin Farmanfarmaian @Robinff3, Mike Magee @drmikemagee, Rosemarie Day @Rosemarie_Day1, & Marcus Whitney @marcuswhitney. There may be a few surprises too! But we’ll be rounding off the year talking about the […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 173 | Calm, Story Health, Centivo, Ro & Pear

    It’s a wacky world today. Lynne Chou O’Keefe’s Devine Ventures has done 4 deals this week. Calm raises $75m it doesn’t seem to need, Story Health takes on navigation around specialty care, Centivo gets $34m to start a Collective Health rival, Ro moves into home (literally) bringing diagnostics and Softbank money is back! The lucky […]

  • PointClickCare buys Collective Medical

    By MATTHEW HOLT I was a little surprised to find out that PointClickCare, a Canadian-based EMR that has a big market share in SNFs and long term care was buying Collective Medical, a Utah-based interoperability-sniffer (that’s a term I just made up). Collective specializes in extracting data from acute care EMRs to find where patients […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 171 | Massive deals & a massive IPO

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, we have a huge IPO coming up – JD Health, a Chinese company which has a valuation of $28 billion, could raise up to $4 billion in its upcoming IPO. On Episode 171, Jess asks me about Everlywell raising $175 million in a Series D for at-home testing, […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 34 Live Dec 3, 1pm PT/4pm ET

    Episode 34 of “The THCB Gang” will be live-streamed here Thursday, Dec 3, 1pm PT/4pm ET. You can watch it below. Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) will be joined by some of our regulars: Physician coach Maggi Cary (@MargaretCaryMD); entrepreneur, MD & CEO of Suntra Modern Recovery, JL Neptune (@jeanlucneptune): Patient advocate & public speaker extraordinaire Robin Farmanfarmaian (@Robinff3), […]

  • #Healthin2Point00 Episode 170 | Olive, WithMe, Andor & more

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, Jess & I are together in Marin County before Jess sets off! On Episode 170, Jess asks me about Olive raising $225 million following a recent raise as well, WithMe Health closing a $20 million Series B, Andor Health getting an undisclosed amount in a Series A with […]

  • #Healthin2Point 00, Episode 169 | They’re real and they’re SPACtacular!

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, It’s a whacky SPACy world, as a new SPAC rolls “UpHealth” and has me singing Bob Marley, meanwhile there’s $91m for remote clinical trial software player Medable, $76m more for Spring Health joining the throng of mental health companies, while K-Health gets $42m to introduce chat bot front […]

  • #Healthin2Point 00, Episode 169 | They’re real and they’re SPACtacular!

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, It’s a whacky SPACy world, as a new SPAC rolls “UpHealth” and has me singing Bob Marley, meanwhile there’s $91m for remote clinical trial software player Medable, $76m more for Spring Health joining the throng of mental health companies, while K-Health gets $42m to introduce chat bot front […]

  • #Healthin2Point 00, Episode 168 | Is Amazon taking over the world of healthcare?

    Goodbye health insurance, hello Amazon Prime membership! Today on Health in 2 Point 00, we talk about all the Amazon news now that they’re moving into pharmacy via Amazon Prime. Jess and I also discuss AliveCor raising $65 million for its personal EKG technology and Talkspace acquiring Lasting, a relationship counseling app. Levels raises $12 […]

  • The Catalyst @ Health 2.0/Wipfli Survey on the State of Digital Health

    By MATTHEW HOLT Catalyst @ Health 2.0, supported by professional services firm Wipfli, is launching a survey about the state of Digital Health. We hope to get a comprehensive analysis of the impact of COVID-19 on digital health companies and the rest of the ecosystem. This survey should take under 8 minutes to complete (and probably […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 166 | $100 million, scandal, & more

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, we have scandal, drama, intrigue, $100 million and murder! Wait, no; not murder. On Episode 166, we catch up on more deals before Jess gets carried away again. The $100 million goes to Carbon Health in a Series C, which is another Bay Area-based primary care startup; they’re […]

  • Health in 2 Point 00, Episode 165 | Centene, Koa Health, Eko and Medically Home

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, there is so much to talk about between the election, the Affordable Care Act, and Pfizer’s COVID vaccine news. On Episode 165, we talk about how this is impacting the markets and cover more deals. ACA darling Centene has acquired Apixio, Koa Health spins out from Telefónica and […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 31 11/5 1PM PT/4PM ET

    Episode 30 of “The THCB Gang” will be live-streamed on Thursday, November 5th. Tune in below! Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) will be joined by our regulars: CEO of Day Health Strategies Rosemarie Day (@Rosemarie_Day1), medical historian & health economist Mike Magee MD (@drmikemagee), fierce patient activist Casey Quinlan (@MightyCasey), writer Kim Bellard (@kimbbellard), and patient & entrepreneur […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 164 | Election Day Edition

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, Jess is wondering which European countries let Americans in without a quarantine. On Episode 164, we’ve got more deals for you. Human API gets $20 million seeking to make the world interoperable, Curve Health raises $6 million for its skilled nursing tech platform which has seen a bump […]

  • Rehash: The Health Assurance SPAC

    Not so long ago (August) Jessica DaMassa and I ran a THCB Bookclub interview with Hemant Teneja & Stephen Klasko about their new book UnHealthcare. And, just because, their friend Glen Tullman sat in….. Fast forward to this week and the three of them plus a cast of characters from General Catalyst & Livongo (Jenny […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 162 | Whoop, Honor, Sidekick Health & more

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, Jess is dismayed at her rising premiums. On Episode 162, Jess and I have more deals to cover. Whoop, which makes a wearable, raises $100 million (including SoftBank money!), bringing their valuation to $1.2 billion. Next, Honor raises $140 million in a Series D and I weigh in […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 161 | Partnerships galore & a new SPAC

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, we have some hot gossip re: Glen Tullman starting his own SPAC. On Episode 161, Jess and I discuss Bind Benefits raising $105 million, BridgeHealth merging with Transcarent and raising $40 million in a Series A, and Loyal raising $12.5 million in a Series A. Jess also asks […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 29 10/22 1PM PT/4 PM ET

    Episode 29 of “The THCB Gang” will be live-streamed on Thursday, October 22th! Watch it below! Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) will be by some of our regulars: patient safety expert Michael Millenson (@MLMillenson), MD turned leadership coach Maggi Cary (@MargaretCaryMD), guest Fard Johnmar (@fardj), digital health futurist, and guest Denise Pines (@MedBoardOfCA), Medical Board of California’s […]

  • THCB Book Club, October: Mike Magee, Code Blue

    Dr. Mike Magee has spent his life inside the medical-industrial complex, eventually working at Pennsylvania Hospital and later becoming the doctor who sold Viagra to the world at Pfizer. He’s also an award winning medical broadcaster and historian who appears regularly on THCB these days. For the October THCB Book Club Jessica DaMassa and Matthew […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 160 | Lawsuits galore, and a faux IPO

    The thing to do in health tech this week? Trademark infringement. Today on Health in 2 Point 00, we try to make sense of all the lawsuits right now with Teladoc suing Amwell, Allscripts suing CarePortMD, and whose side are we on for Zocdoc suing Zocdoc? On Episode 160, Jess asks me to make sense […]

  • THCB Spotlights: Jon Bloom, Podimetrics

    By MATTHEW HOLT This is a fun conversation with Jon Bloom, the CEO of Podimetrics. It’s one of a number of competitors trying to help prevent foot ulcers among people with diabetes. Some use socks, others use insoles, but Podimetrics’ approach is to use a pad which looks like a weight scale and can tell […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 28 10/15

    Episode 28 of “The THCB Gang” was live-streamed on Thursday, October 15th! Watch it below! Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) was joined by some of our regulars: communications leader Jennifer Benz (@jenbenz), data privacy expert Deven McGraw (@healthprivacy), MD-turned entrepreneur Jean-Luc Neptune (@jeanlucneptune), CEO of Day Health Strategies Rosemarie Day (@Rosemarie_Day1), medical historian & health economist Mike […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 28 10/15

    Episode 28 of “The THCB Gang” was live-streamed on Thursday, October 15th! Watch it below! Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) was joined by some of our regulars: communications leader Jennifer Benz (@jenbenz), data privacy expert Deven McGraw (@healthprivacy), MD-turned entrepreneur Jean-Luc Neptune (@jeanlucneptune), CEO of Day Health Strategies Rosemarie Day (@Rosemarie_Day1), medical historian & health economist Mike […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 159 | A quiet period?

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, we might be seeing a quiet period in health tech investing with the election coming up. On Episode 159, Jess and I talk about TigerConnect raising $45 million in a Series D, offering a HIPAA-compliant texting service for doctors; UK-based startup Numan getting £10 million, which is another […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 159 | A quiet period?

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, we might be seeing a quiet period in health tech investing with the election coming up. On Episode 159, Jess and I talk about TigerConnect raising $45 million in a Series D, offering a HIPAA-compliant texting service for doctors; UK-based startup Numan getting £10 million, which is another […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 158 | Datavant, Mira, Avail & more

    On Episode 158 of Health in 2 Point 00, Jess and I talk about Datavant raising $40 million in a Series B for their open health data exchange platform, Mira raising $2.7 million for it’s Costco-esque health insurance alternative, Avail raising $100 million providing telehealth for the OR, ScriptDrop raising $15 million for prescription drug […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 158 | Datavant, Mira, Avail & more

    On Episode 158 of Health in 2 Point 00, Jess and I talk about Datavant raising $40 million in a Series B for their open health data exchange platform, Mira raising $2.7 million for it’s Costco-esque health insurance alternative, Avail raising $100 million providing telehealth for the OR, ScriptDrop raising $15 million for prescription drug […]

  • Value-based care – no progress since 1997?

    By MATTHEW HOLT Humana is out with a report saying that its Medicare Advantage members who are covered by value-based care (VBC) arrangements do better and cost less than either their Medicare Advantage members who aren’t or people in regular Medicare FFS. To us wonks this is motherhood, apple pie, etc, particularly as proportionately Humana […]

  • Value-based care – no progress since 1997?

    By MATTHEW HOLT Humana is out with a report saying that its Medicare Advantage members who are covered by value-based care (VBC) arrangements do better and cost less than either their Medicare Advantage members who aren’t or people in regular Medicare FFS. To us wonks this is motherhood, apple pie, etc, particularly as proportionately Humana […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 157 | The phrase is “Takeout Speculation”!

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, Jess and I gossip about the wild rumor that UnitedHealthcare is acquiring Amwell. On Episode 157, we discuss Lark raising $55 million in a Series C along with a deal with Anthem to be their preferred DPP provider, Medicare Advantage plan Clover going public with a valuation of […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 27, 10/8 1PM PT/4PM ET

    Episode 27 of “The THCB Gang” will be live-streamed on Thursday, October 7th! Tune in below! Joining Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) are some of our regulars: health futurist Ian Morrison (@seccurve), WTF Health Host Jessica DaMassa (@jessdamassa), writer Kim Bellard (@kimbbellard), MD-turned entrepreneur Jean-Luc Neptune (@jeanlucneptune), and patient & entrepreneur Robin Farmanfarmaian (@Robinff3). The conversation will cover the […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 156 | Garage Sale Edition

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, Jess can’t figure out what’s going on with health tech investors. Episode 156 feels like rummaging through a garage sale… First up is mirrors, mirrors, mirrors, with a total of $225 million invested: Tonal gets $110 million, Tempo gets $60 million, and Fiture gets $65 million. Next up […]

  • #Healthin2Point00, Episode 155 | Is UnitedHealth Group taking over the world?

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, Jess and I discuss UnitedHealth Group acquiring DivvyDose for $300 million, which is a knock off of PillPack. Is there anything left for them to buy? We cover many more deals in Episode 155—Noyo raises $12 million in a series A, helping health plans exchange data, Medigate raises […]

  • Health in 2 Point 00, Episode 147 | The Most Confusing Episode So Far

    With 3 consecutive days of $100M in funding, here is the most confusing (or rather the most confused we have been) Episode 147 of Health in 2 Point 00. Jess asks me about Verily partnering with Swiss Re to get into the stop-loss insurance game, Prescryptive Health raising a $26M Series A for their maybe […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 23 LIVE 8/27 1PM/4PM ET!

    Episode 23 of “The THCB Gang” will be live-streamed on Thursday, August 27th! Tune in below! Joining Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) today are some of our regulars: health futurist Ian Morrison (@seccurve), WTF Health Host Jessica DaMassa (@jessdamassa), health care consultant Daniel O’Neill (@dp_oneill), and a few more! The conversation will revolve around the recent investments […]

  • Health in 2 Point 00, Episode 146 | Can We Call it Digital Health Anymore?

    Can we call this digital health anymore? What do we call it? On Episode 146 of Health in 2 Point 00, Jessica DaMassa asks me about Amwell filing for their S1, Lyra Health getting $110M to develop their mental health platform, PatientPop raising $50M to improve SEO for doctors and patients (they also brought Johnathan […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 22 LIVE 8/20 From 1PM PT/4PM ET

    Episode 22 of “The THCB Gang” will be live-streamed on Thursday, August 20th! Watch it below. Joining Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) today are some of our regulars: writer Kim Bellard (@kimbbellard), patient safety expert Michael Millenson (MLMillenson), MD & hospital system exec Rajesh Aggarwal (@docaggarwal), data privacy expert Deven McGraw (@healthprivacy), and a few others. The […]

  • Health in 2 Point 00, Episode 143 | Lumeon, Nurx, Thirty Madison, & More

    On Episode 143 of Health in 2 Point 00, we have all the alphabets in the raising series represented ;)! Jess asks me about Lumeon raising a $30M Series D for their care orchestration centers, Nurx raising a $22M Series C to develop out its online pharmacy presence, Thirty Madison getting $47M and Johnson & […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 21 LIVE 8/13 From 1PM PT/4PM ET

    Episode 21 of “The THCB Gang” will be live-streamed on Thursday, August 13th! Tune in below. Joining Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) today are some of our regulars: policy & tech expert Vince Kuraitis (@VinceKuraitis), MD turned leadership coach Maggi Cary (@MargaretCaryMD), patient advocate Grace Cordovano (@GraceCordovano), and Consumer advocate & CTO of Carium Health Lygeia Ricciardi […]

  • Health in 2 Point 00, Episode 141 | Teladoc Livongo Merger Special

    Today, a special Health in 2 Point 00. Jessica DaMassa asks me about the biggest news in public digital health companies ever: this morning’s merger of Teladoc and Livongo. We discuss the deal, the implications for digital health, what’s next for Continuous Clinics, whether our T-Shirts will become a collectors item, and of course what […]

  • The THCB Book Club!

    by JESSICA DAMASSA & MATTHEW HOLT We are launching a new THCB program! The THCB Book Club (TM) is going to be a discussion with leading health care authors, which will be released on the third Wednesday of every month. We are kicking off with the new book from Hemant Teneja (VC at General Catalyst who has […]

  • Health in 2 Point 00, Episode 140 | Heal, Lemonaid, CVS & Sema4

    Today on Health in 2 Point 00, Jess helps me celebrate my birthday Kylie Jenner-style. On Episode 140, Jess and I discuss Humana investing $100 million in Heal, Lemonaid raising $33 million in a Series B, CVS Caremark announcing 5 new companies in their digital health platform—4 of which are about weight loss, and perplexing […]

  • THCB Spotlights: Paul Johnson, CEO of Lemonaid

    Today on THCB Spotlights, Matthew sits down with Paul Johnson, the CEO of Lemonaid. Lemonaid just closed a $33 million Series B led by Olive Tree Ventures, expanding their direct-to-consumer online services which provide primary care visits as well as pharmacy and medication delivery to your home and launching into more chronic areas of care, […]

  • Health in 2 Point 00, Episode 138 | Health Tech Funding in Late July?

    There is still health tech funding going on in late July? Wow! On Episode 138 of Health in 2 Point 00, Jess asks me about Ro getting $200M from General Catalyst to expand their Telehealth platform, Indigo Diabetes raising 38M Euros to develop its CGM Sensor, Angle Health landing $4M to create a health plan […]

  • THCB Gang Episode 16

    Episode 16 of “The THCB Gang” was on Thursday, July 2nd! You can see the video below! Joining Matthew Holt were some of our regulars: patient safety expert Michael Millenson (MLMillenson), MD & hospital system exec Rajesh Aggarwal (@docaggarwal), health care consultant Daniel O’Neill (@dp_oneill), and our guest Marcus Whitney (@MarcusWhitney), CEO of Health Further […]