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Below you can find digital health industry news, including recently published articles, announcements, opinion pieces from industry thought leaders, event recaps, and profiles of featured Massachusetts digital health companies.

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Pharma and Digital Health, a Marriage Made in Mass.

August 20, 2019

Source: MassDigitalHealth.org editors

Did you know that Boston holds an unparalleled record with more funding from the National Institutes of Health than any other city in the United States, for 24 consecutive years and counting?

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How Digital Health Solutions in Massachusetts and Beyond Can Save 3 Million Mothers and Babies

August 9, 2019

Source: MassDigitalHealth.org editors

Massachusetts is the country’s leading innovation hub and, with the heightened interest and recognition of the value of digital technologies to advance health, digital health innovation is emerging as a powerful means to the end of infant and maternal mortality. So, the question is: How can digital health impact maternal and child health in Massachusetts, the United States, and the world?

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Top 5 Reasons to Move to Massachusetts for Digital Health

August 5, 2019

Source: MassDigitalHealth.org editors

Exploring why healthcare and tech professionals are ‘shipping up to Boston’ and other Massachusetts towns to fill Digital health jobs. 

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Massachusetts: A Top Location for Digital Health Investment

July 23, 2019

Source: MassDigitalHealth.org editors

Several reports from national organizations look into the funding landscape to provide intel on how Massachusetts and Boston in particular, are doing as a digital health investment hub, and point to some potential headwinds nationally. 

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Top Digital Health Industry Revolutionaries

July 8, 2019

Source: MassDigitalHealth.org editors

We salute five leaders in venture capitalism, academic medical centers, digital health startups, health policy, and health insurance leading healthcare innovation in the Commonwealth.

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MassChallenge HealthTech Finale Winners React To Win

July 3, 2019

Source: MassDigitalHealth editors

We caught up with the award winners at the 2019 MassChallenge HealthTech Finale to get their reaction to winning, their thoughts on the Massachusetts digital health ecosystem, and find out what their experiencing in the latest MCHT cohort was like.

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Top Digital Health Startup Revolutionaries

June 26, 2019

Source: MassDigitalHealth editors

We salute several of the companies that are revolutionizing digital health in Massachusetts.

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MassChallenge HealthTech Awards More Than $200K in Cash Prizes to Top Digital Health Startups

June 25, 2019

Source: MassChallenge HealthTech

BOSTON - MassChallenge, a global network of zero-equity startup accelerators, today awarded more than $200K in cash prizes to six elite digital health startups from the 2019 HealthTech accelerator.

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The Roles of Health Systems in Sparking Disruption in a Highly Complex Industry

June 6, 2019

Source: Inside Digital Health


By: Jared Kaltwasser

"If there’s one industry that’s ripe for disruption, it’s healthcare.

That’s what many technology and healthcare experts say. And yet there’s a problem. As Tulip Lim, a director for S&P Global Ratings, said in a brief last November, “the industry’s complexity will govern the rate of change.”

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Learn about Top Digital Health Collaborations across the Commonwealth

June 5, 2019

Source: MassDigitalHealth.org editors

Did you know that Massachusetts is home to over 350 digital health companies? While Boston is typically referred to as the biotech hub of the world, the digital health ecosystem is also booming in the Commonwealth. Since 2016, the Massachusetts Digital Health Initiative has been focused on supporting digital health companies, fostering the digital health ecosystem, and bringing jobs to the Commonwealth.

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