At the end of the first quarter, it was too early to tell if digital health funding could keep up with the record-breaking growth in 2014. But now at the half-year mark, investors have spoken—digital health isn’t slowing down with 2015 bringing in $2.1B in funding, just short of the same time period in 2014.
Top Categories and Trends in Digital Health Funding
Wearables, enterprise wellness and analytics are amongst the top categories for funding. Additionally, with the Affordable Care Act in the US, many consumers have taken to the market. Companies have responded with technology and innovations in attempts to fill the demand, “delivering experiences that engage consumers in health insurance or product purchasing and decision-making.” Read full article.