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Memora Health, Mayo Clinic digital pilot program to improve postpartum care

The early postpartum period is a critical time. Although the period has a huge impact on the health of both mothers and newborns, health professionals pay less attention to him from the prenatal and delivery period. In Thursday, Mayo Clinic declared it to be so teaming up with a San Francisco-based digital health platform Memora …

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Building wealth and health: Under Kaiser’s credit building program

Kaiser Permanente is several months into a first-of-its-kind community program that focuses on helping Americans build their credit. When researching various social barriers to health, Kaiser realized that factors that negatively impact Americans’ financial mobility needed to be addressed, according to Stephanie Ledesma, the health system’s vice president of national community health. Economic mobility is …

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Launches pediatric mental health company with $26 million and promise to expand Mass General’s proven model of care

From left to right: InStride co-founders Jon Voight, Dr. Mona Potter, Jamie McElhenney, and Dr. Kathryn Boger Many families with children suffering from anxiety or OCD feel like they have nowhere to turn for effective care. New startup co-founded by Massachusetts General Brigham clinicians strive to address this issue. Last year, four co-founders came together …

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Headspace Health is calling on third-party researchers to study the company’s impact on mental health

Digital mental health companies have received huge amounts of investment from venture capitalists and others looking to address the behavioral health crisis facing the nation. But it is not always clear whether their technologies are properly validated in large and diverse populations. now, Headspace Healtha mental health solutions provider based in Santa Monica, California, is …

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Adult mental health startup raises $32 million from General Catalyst, Mass General and others

Rippl co-founders Inka Dieterich and Chris Engskov “Despite the billions of dollars that have been invested in mental health over the last three or four years, we’ve seen very little innovation in frankly one of the biggest and most pressing needs we have: senior mental health,” said Chris Engskov, co-founder and CEO director of Ripple …

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Technology in mental health: what works and what doesn’t?

As mental health becomes more prominent in people’s daily lives, digital care in the space is becoming a booming industry. It’s evident in the money: the mental health tech sector raised a record $5.5 billion in 2021, a recent CBInsights report shown But while some areas of digital mental health are working, other areas need …

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