Vida mobile app

Vida raises $5M to tackle chronic illness

The money was provided by Khosla Ventures, Aspect Ventures and Signia Venture Partners, as well as individuals like Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang.
Alme Health Coach

Next IT unveils virtual health assistant for chronic disease patients

Alme Health Coach is personalized, intelligent product for chronic disease management to improve the patient's journey throughout the treatment plan.
Modern technology helps chronic patients feel better about their health

Study: Modern technology helps chronic patients feel better about their health

The study has found that digitally engaged patients want doctors to prescribe apps to help better connect, communicate, and manage their health.
Walgreens - PatientsLikeMe

PatientsLikeMe adds medication information to Walgreens pharmacy website

Users researching a medication on can access a snapshot that shows how their prescribed medication has impacted other patients on the therapy.
Vheda Health

CHIDS, Vheda Health team-up to target chronic illness

Vheda has developed clinically validated mobile interventions that save $15,000 per prevented hospitalization through video visits and remote monitoring.
advancing monitored care

Qualcomm, AMC Health to enhance virtual care coordination for chronic care patients

The two companies will integrate Qualcomm Life's 2net Connectivity Platform with AMC Health's CareConsole care coordination platform.
Ayogo Empower

Ayogo Health raises $2.5M Series A funding

Ayogo, which is transforming the way consumers with chronic conditions engage with their own care, plans to use the funds to expand R&D, sales and marketing.
Ochsner uses Apple Watch

Ochsner piloting Apple Watch to manage chronic diseases

Apple's wearable is used to support Ochsner's Hypertension Digital Medicine Pilot Program which tracks patients struggling to control their blood pressure.
VITA health services

vitaphone unveils remote patient monitoring solution for chronic disease management

The VITA health services enables remote patient monitoring of a variety of conditions such as CHF, diabetes, COPD, hypertension and other chronic illnesses.
Tissue Analytics

Tissue Analytics scores $750K for its wound-care tech

The company is focused on the chronic wound care, such as bedsores and diabetic ulcers, using a smartphone's camera for measuring and quantifying wound healing.