Healium, a Nueterra Capital portfolio company, has received a 2020 MassChallenge Texas Gold Award. The award recognizes early-stage entrepreneurs who are disrupting the status quo and includes $25,000 in equity-free funding. Healium is the world’s first biometrically controlled virtual and augmented reality product powered by consumer wearables for self-management of anxiety. You can read more about the award here.
Congratulations to Nueterra Capital portfolio company IVX Health on completing its acquisition of Nashville-based Precision Healthcare, which operates 12 infusion centers across Tennessee and northern Arkansas. This acquisition means IVX Health is now one of the largest providers of infusion and injection therapy in the United States. You can read the full press release here.
Congratulations to Sarah Hill, CEO of Healium, a Nueterra Capital portfolio company, on receiving the ATHENA Young Professional Award from the Columbia, Missouri Chamber of Commerce. The ATHENA Young Professional Award is presented to an exceptional individual who is an emerging leader in their business or profession, who gives back to the community in meaningful ways, and who clearly serves as a role model for young women both personally and professionally.
A former TV reporter covering trauma, Hill was inspired to develop Healium to help people who struggle with anxiety. It is the world’s first VR/AR channel controlled by the user’s brain and heart rate via their wearables. Earlier this year, Healium won the P&G Ventures Virtual Innovation Challenge.
You can read the complete article about the ATHENA Young Professional Award here.
Blake Miller, the founder and CEO of Nueterra Capital portfolio company Homebase, received the KC Tech Council’s No Coast Tech Connector of the Year 2020 Award. The award recognizes an individual “whose drive, talent and ingenuity disrupts the tech industry and inspires their peers, leaders or community to continually innovate.” Homebase is a smart building platform used by property owners and managers of apartments or student housing to create smart living experiences and future proof their buildings for the Internet of Things. In 2019, Homebase was selected by Startland News as one of the Kansas City Startups to Watch. You can read more about the No Coast Award here.
Nueterra Capital portfolio company CareSignal recently announced that to date, it’s supported tens of thousands of individual patients with heart failure, COPD, diabetes, depression, and other conditions for a combined duration of more than 20,000 patient-years. The company noted the particular significance of this achievement given that most digital health programs fail to engage patients for more than two weeks. You can read the full press release here.
Congratulations to Nueterra Capital portfolio companies Sickweather and Homebase, who were named to The Tech Tribune’s 2021 list of Best Tech Startups in Kansas City. The Tech Tribune staff considered a range of factors in creating the list, including revenue potential, leadership team, brand or product traction, and competitive landscape. You can read the full list here.
Nueterra Capital portfolio company HealthJoy has been named to CB Insights’ “The Fintech 250,” a list of the top private fintech companies using technology to transform financial services. HealthJoy, a digital benefits experience platform, was featured in the “Payroll & Benefits” category. You can read more about the 2020 Fintech 250 here.
Congratulations to IVX Health CFO William Seibels for being recognized as a finalist in the Nashville Business Journal 2020 CFO Awards. IVX Health, a Nueterra Capital portfolio company, provides biologic injections and infusions in a private, convenient, and comfortable setting for patients with conditions including multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and many others. You can read the full announcement here.
Nueterra Capital portfolio company IVX Health announced today the opening of three new infusion centers in the Tampa, Florida metro area, with a fourth center to open in St. Petersburg, Florida later this year. An alternative to hospital-based infusion, IVX Health centers are intentionally designed to meet the unique needs of those with autoimmune disorders and compromised immune systems. Core features of the IVX Health model include appointment-only visits and private suites that facilitate social distancing. You can read the full press release here.
Portland, Oregon CBS affiliate KOIN recently profiled Nueterra Capital portfolio company Moving Analytics and the success of its cardiac rehab app in both allowing patients to complete their recovery while social distancing and in increasing completion rates. After Kaiser Permanente Sunnyside Medical Center incorporated Moving Analytics’ app in its patient treatment plans, Dr. Siobhan Gray observed rehab completion rates of 90%, compared with traditional rehab completion rates of 13-20%. You can watch – or read – the story here.