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‘We’re Essentially Moving Toward Value-Based Care’: Companionship Startup Papa Raises $60M

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Within the past year, in-home companionship startup Papa has set up shop in all 50 states, launched a new virtual health offering and expanded its relationships with payer partners. Papa is in the spotlight once again, with its latest announcement being a $60 million Series… Read More »‘We’re Essentially Moving Toward Value-Based Care’: Companionship Startup Papa Raises $60M

‘Homecareist’ Vesta Raises $65M to Support Pop Health Programs, Risk-Based Contracts

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Home-focused digital health platform Vesta Healthcare announced Tuesday it has raised an additional $65 million in growth capital. The New York City-based Vesta is a clinical provider and technology services organization that connects caregiver insights to the rest of an individual’s care team. As part… Read More »‘Homecareist’ Vesta Raises $65M to Support Pop Health Programs, Risk-Based Contracts

Bright Health acquires Zipnosis, enters telehealth market

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Insurance technology startup Bright Health has purchased Zipnosis, which provides telehealth services. Though details of the new transaction are sparse, the acquisition aims to lower healthcare costs and expand access to quality care.

Mental health startup Ginger raises $100M 

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Ginger, a startup that connects users with mental health coaches and therapists, raised $100 million in funding. The company is shifting to a risk-based model as it expands.

Honor raises $140M to grow home-care network

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Honor, a San Francisco-based startup that strikes partnerships with home care companies, raised $140 million in a series D round. The company helps manage back-office functions in exchange for a portion of their revenue.

Oak Street Health files for IPO

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Oak Street Health, a Chicago-based company that operates primary care centers for Medicare patients, filed initial IPO paperwork on Friday. The company has not yet priced the offering, but it plans to use the proceeds to repay a loan and grow its business.