Headspace and Ginger finalise $3bn digital mental health merger

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Headspace and Ginger have completed their $3 billion combination to create Headspace Health, a new frontrunner in the rapidly growing digital mental health and wellbeing sectors. The post Headspace and Ginger finalise $3bn digital mental health merger appeared first on.

Digital health player UpHealth swells with three-way merger

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A merger involving two US digital health specialists and a blank cheque company has created a telemedicine player, called UpHealth, that is valued at more than $1.3 billion merger between Teladoc and Livongo to create a digital health giant with pro forma sales of $1.3

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Amwell dials in deals worth $320m to buy two digital health players

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US telehealth group Amwell has agreed to buy two digital health specialists – SilverCloud Health and Conversa Health – as it looks to expand its services amid a boom in virtual healthcare delivery. billion merger to create a digital health giant with pro forma sales of $1.3

Cognoa preps FDA filing for digital autism diagnostic

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In the US, it is estimated that one in five children are living with a diagnosable behavioural health disorder, however, only 21% of children who are diagnosed receive treatment.

Ohio is third state to fund Pear’s digital therapeutics to tackle addiction

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Pear said that the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS) and RecoveryOhio are providing access to Pear’s FDA-approved DTx reSET and reSET-O, for treatment of substance use disorder and opioid use disorders, respectively.

Walmart to acquire telehealth firm MeMD

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In statement, Walmart said it wants to use data and technology to improve engagement with healthcare services, health equity and outcomes. Services will include urgent, behavioural and primary care, which will support the company’s Walmart Health walk-in centres.

FDA green lights Oxehealth vital signs monitoring software

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UK digital health company Oxehealth has claimed FDA approval for software that can be used to remotely measure vital signs like heart and breathing rates from a camera feed. . Digital News digital digital health fda Oxehealth patient monitoring

Cerner and LRVHealth invest $6m in digital health firm Xealth

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Health technology firms Cerner and LRVHealth have invested $6 million in Xealth to scale up its business offering digital health tools to patients and clinicians. The post Cerner and LRVHealth invest $6m in digital health firm Xealth appeared first on.

Orexo eyes opioid use disorder app launch before year-end

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Modia is designed to close the gap as it relates to the access and receipt of quality, evidence-based therapeutic interventions and behavioural health services for individuals with OUD who participate in outpatient treatment with MAT,” said Michael Sumner, Orexo’s chief medical officer.

What we’re expecting in 2021, and beyond…

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From telehealth to digital trials, customer engagement to healthcare data, Healthware Group outlines the key trends that are expected to shake up digital health this year. Mental health worsens – digital tools continue to fill the gap. Consolidation of digital health platforms.