UK prescription delivery app Echo has raised £7 million in a Series A round led by White Star Capital with participation from MMC Ventures, LocalGlobe, Global Founders Capital, Rocket Internet, and Public.io. Echo’s app allows people to re-order their prescriptions from NHS GPs and have them delivered for free with reminders for adhering to their […]
Finnish healthcare marketplace Lääkärihinta, or “Doctorprice”, and also known as eMedi Innovations, has been acquired by Palvelutili, a subsidiary of The Orange Company. No terms were disclosed. Palvelutili is a company providing services for government-issued digital vouchers and personal budgeting solutions used by public bodies to refer to and fund health services for people. Through […]
UK-based Ieso Digital Health, a platform for online mental healthcare, has raised £18 million in funding led by Draper Esprit and Touchstone Innovations. The new funds will be used to continue its growth in the UK and expand into the US market as well as invest in therapist education and training. Ieso delivers online-based psychological […]
Irish startup Medxnote set out to replace the traditional pager in hospitals, but stumbled upon a much bigger mission – and it involves chatbots.
Finnish startup Popit has raised €1.2 million to develop a smart device that assists people with managing their pill dosages.
Israeli MedAware has raised $8 million in Series A funding. The investment came from BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company), Gefen Capital, OurCrowd, and Yingcheng City Fubon Technology Co. The company has raised $12 million to date.
Finnish healthtech startup The Mealplanner, the developers of the FoodToDo app, has raised additional funding that brings its seed round to €1 million, from VCs and government funds. It recently landed €400,000 from TEKES, a Finnish public funding agency under the Ministry of Employment and the Economy, and €300,000 from investors whose names have not […]