🐦 002: Babylon reveals AI, Lumeon land $30M & Public Health England scrapped

The 1 minute healthtech roundup

Hey friends,

This week, Babylon Health publishes a new trial in Nature Communications, Lumeon raises $30M and Matt Hancock scraps Public Health England in favour of a new agency.

News Bites 🥪

🤖 Babylon reveals AI with ‘imagination’ to help doctors better diagnose disease

💰 Lumeon lands $30M to expand Care Pathway Management platform

📈 CB Insights lists the 150 most promising digital health startups

🦠 COVID-19 may be a chronic illness in some patients writes the Economist. In response, clinicians from Barts Health (London) have developed a digital rehabilitation tool

🏥 UK Public Health England scrapped for new NIHP with Dido Harding at helm

What to Listen to 🔊

The Health-tech Podcast — #123: The Story of Visionable, with Lord Adebowale

Lord Victor Adebowale is an influential and high profile healthtech leader who combines commercial acumen with a commitment to social responsibility and personal values. This one’s a special episode.

RSM Digital Health Podcast — Dr Ben Maruthappu MBE

Dr Ben Maruthappu is CEO at Cera Care, formerly advised Simon Stevens (CEO NHS England) and is on the board of the NHS Imperial Trust. He joins the RSM’s Dr Mala Mawkin in this podcast episode.


That’s it, until next time 👋 

James


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