Zeus, a company that offers temporary housing on a monthly basis, is using its platform to help students and healthcare workers in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. With over 2,400 apartments on its platform, the company has started offering $1,000 off the first month's rent to both students near closed campuses and to healthcare workers.
A working paper from researchers at the University of Pennsylvania and New York University is raising questions about the benefits of private equity in healthcare.
MENLO PARK, Calif. and NEW YORK, March 11, 2020-- New Enterprise Associates, Inc. (NEA) today announced that it has closed on $3.6 billion for its latest fund, bringing the firm's committed capital to nearly $24 billion over its 42-year history. In conjunction with the new fund, Liza Landsman has been named General Partner. Landsman, who joined the firm's New York office as a Venture Partner in 2018 after serving as president of NEA portfolio company Jet.com, focuses on software and services investments across the consumer landscape.
ORANGE, CA, Alignment Healthcare announced that it raised $135 million.
Veteran Healthcare Vc Camille Samuels Explains Why Trying To Cure Infectious Disease Is A Lousy Business - Techcrunch
Camille Samuels has spent the last five years as a partner with the healthcare venture firm Venrock and a dozen years before that with Versant Ventures, where she was a managing director. This self-described "grizzled veteran" of the industry has participated in companies that have collectively taken half a dozen drugs to market, though she [...]
Alignment Healthcare Raises $135M In Series C Funding To Bring Its Model For Improved Care To More Seniors
Alignment Healthcare Raises $135 Million in Series C Funding to Bring Its Model for Improved Care to More Seniors Medicare Advantage platform closes crossover round from Fidelity Investments, T. Rowe Price and Durable Capital Partners ORANGE, Calif., March 4, 2020-- Alignment Healthcare, a mission-based Medicare Advantage insurance company founded in 2013, today announced that it raised $135 million from Fidelity Management & Research Company, funds and accounts advised by T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc., and Durable Capital Partners L.P.
Private equity and venture funds have invested record sums into the global education sector--$30 billion in the past five years across K-12 and ...
Axialhealthcare Announces $15M In Series C Funding To Support Expansion Into Substance Use Disorder Treatment And Recovery Sector
axialHealthcare Announces $15 Million in Series C Funding to Support Expansion into Substance Use Disorder Treatment and Recovery Sector NASHVILLE, Tenn., February 27, 2020-- axialHealthcare, a care optimization company navigating substance use issues for patients, providers, and health plans, today announced it has closed $15 million in equity financing to accelerate its expansion into the substance use disorder (SUD) treatment and recovery sector, led by previous institutional investors Oak HC/FT, .406 Ventures, BlueCross BlueShield Venture Partners (BCBSVP), and Sandbox Advantage Fund.
Healthcare & Life Sciences Private Equity Deal Tracker: Arsenal Capital Acquires Bresmed | Mcguirewoods Llp
Arsenal Capital Partners has announced it acquired BresMed Health Solutions....By: McGuireWoods LLP. : BresMed, with its U.S. office in Las Vegas, Nev., is a health economic and outcomes research consultancy that provides health economic solutions to the global pharmaceutical industry. Arsenal, based in New York, is a private equity firm specializing in investments in middle market healthcare and specialty industrials companies. Founded in 2000, the firm seeks control investments in companies with the capacity to use $50 million to $300 million of equity, including add-on acquisitions.
Mental health is a brave new frontier for artificial-intelligence and machine-learning algorithms driven by "big data." If some forward-looking psychologists, doctors and venture capital investors have their way, your therapist could be a virtual human able to listen, counsel and even bill for that 50-minute hour.