Year-to-date data shows that 2014 is another growth year for digital health investments with companies investing in everything from consumer wearables to big data back end systems.
Some of the investors are:
- Qualcomm Ventures
- Merck Global Health Innovation fund
- BlueCross BlueShield Venture Partners
- Google Ventures
- Johnson & Johnson
- …and others
Strategic investments are a positive sign for digital health, showing that not only forward-thinking venture capitalists perceive the space as an opportunity. Big companies – including many in the healthcare space – want a piece of the action too, and increasingly are signing up.
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