🐦 #007: Death-tech and Awell Health bags £1.9M
The 1 minute healthtech roundup
This week, the new Death-tech boom, Awell Health raises £1.9M and loads of new healthtech jobs — so we rounded them all up for you 👊
News Bites 🥪
🌱 Awell Health raises £1.9M to bring collaborative/productivity tools to healthcare
💀 You’ve heard of Health-tech. But there’s a new boom: Death-tech. Glasgow-based Exizent just raised £3.6M.
🦠 The NHS launches its COVID-19 contact tracing app
👁 Nudge theory is popular in behavioural economics. But how can we nudge doctors?
🇺🇸 The FDA launches the Digital Health Center for Excellence
What to Listen to 🔊
The Health-tech Podcast — #133: The Story of CarePort Health with Lissy Hu
Lissy Hu is the founder and CEO of Careport and came up with the concept while she was getting her MD and MBA at Harvard. CarePort’s software is now used by 1,000 hospitals and 20,000 post-acute care facilities.
GeekWire Health Tech Podcast — Inside the boom in remote patient monitoring
Even before the COVID-19 Telehealth boom: "There's been over a decade of research showing that remote patient monitoring has led to improved health outcomes and reduced costs”.
🧠 Big Health are looking for a UK Partnerships Lead and Engagement Manager
🏥 NHS X are scouting a Senior AI Lab Data Engineer and a Senior Lab Data Scientist
👩⚕️ DrDoctor want a UX Designer, Legal Executive, Junior Full Stack Engineer and Senior Front End Developer
🍏 Oviva are after a Head of NHS Sales and Market Access, a Clinical Lead for Diabetes and a Clinical Lead for Weight Management
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