Xealth in the News

HealthTech

August 10, 2020

Digital health platform Xealth strikes partnership with another big health IT vendor

Elise Reuter

Xealth, a startup working to solve some of the logistical challenges faced by digital health companies, struck a partnership with Cerner. The Seattle-based company makes it easier to prescribe digital health tools and integrate them with health record systems.

MedCity News


HealthTech

August 10, 2020

Cerner, LRV Health invest $6M in digital prescribing platform Xealth

Heather Landi

Health IT giant Cerner is teaming up with Xealth to give patients easier access to digital health tools.

Xealth, a startup spun out of Providence St. Joseph Health in 2017, enables doctors to prescribe patients apps, connected medical devices and other digital tools directly from electronic health record (EHR) systems.

Fierce Healthcare


HealthTech

August 7, 2020

Cerner's investment into Xealth brings digital health prescription tools to its EHR & patient portal

Dave Muoio

Digital health prescription platform Xealth and health IT supplier Cerner have announced plans to incorporate Xealth's technology into Cerner's EHR and patient portal.

MobiHealthNews


HealthTech

August 7, 2020

Cerner and Xealth Collaboration Helps Patients be More Active Participants in Health Care, Well-being

Dennis Dailey

Xealth, the leader in enabling digital health at scale, and Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ: CERN), a global health care technology company, are working to improve the health care experience and empower patients to be active participants in their treatment and well-being. As part of this agreement, Cerner and LRVHealth have together invested $6 million in Xealth.

mHealth Times


HealthTech

August 6, 2020

Providence spinoff Xealth gets $6M from Cerner, LRVHealth

Laura Dyrda

Cerner and investment firm LRVHealth invested $6 million in digital health startup Xealth as part of a new collaboration, according to an Aug. 6 announcement.

Becker's Health IT


HealthTech

August 6, 2020

Cerner Integrates EHR Digital Health Platform to Boost Patient Experience

Christopher Jason

Cerner announced it is partnering with digital health platform, Xealth, in an effort meant to enhance the patient care experience and enable patients to be active treatment participants throughout the healthcare process.

EHR Intelligence


HealthTech

August 6, 2020

Cerner Invests in Xealth to Jointly Develop Digital Health Solutions for Clinicians

Fred Pennic

Xealth, a Seattle, WA-based company enabling digital health at scale, and Cerner Corporation, today announced a collaboration that will bring digital health tools to clinicians and patients to improve the healthcare experience.

HIT Consultant


HealthTech

August 6, 2020

Seattle startup Xealth lands investment from Cerner as COVID-19 accelerates digital health adoption

Taylor Soper

The COVID-19 pandemic is forcing hospital systems to adopt digital tools at record pace. They are getting help from startups such as Xealth, a Seattle-based company that just announced a key partnership with Cerner and an investment from the publicly-traded healthcare giant.

GeekWire


HealthTech

July 31, 2020

Froedtert & MWC and Network Health Help Patients Manage Diabetes Using Glooko and Xealth

Dennis Dailey

The Froedtert & MCW health network and Network Health, a Wisconsin-based health insurer, today announced they are improving patients’ ability to manage diabetes by using digital health as part of the care team’s treatment approach.

mHealth Times


HealthTech

July 21, 2020

Froedtert uses digital health therapeutics to improve patients’ mental health

Bill Siwicki

The Wisconsin health network prescribes apps through its Epic EHR to help patients successfully combat depression and anxiety.

Healthcare IT News


HealthTech

July 17, 2020

Xealth: Digital Healthcare Start-up

Emily Cook

We take a look at Xealth, the digital health care platform connecting patients and doctors as part of EHR workflows.

Healthcare Global


HealthTech

July 6, 2020

Q/A: Xealth’s CEO Talks Preparing for the Digital Health Avalanche

Erica Garvin

Xealth’s CEO and Cofounder Mike McSherry explain how healthcare systems can leverage the right data with the right digital health tools.

HIT Consultant


HealthTech

June 25, 2020

Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin Health Network Expands Digital Health Options for Pregnant Patients with Babyscripts and Xealth

Dennis Dailey

The Froedtert & MCW health network has expanded its digital health offerings to pregnant patients through a new integration between Babyscripts, the leading virtual care platform for managing obstetrics, and Xealth, a leader in enabling digital health at scale.

mHealth Times


HealthTech

June 24, 2020

Froedtert expands pregnant patient care options through partnerships

Daily News Staff

Two partnerships that Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin health network formed will help increase digital health options for pregnant patients, according to a Tuesday release. The integration is between Babyscripts, a virtual care platform for managing obstetrics, and Xealth, a company specializing in enabling digital health at scale.

Greater Milwaukee Today


HealthTech

June 11, 2020

How Remote Patient Monitoring Is Aiding the COVID-19 Fight

Kevin Joy

Tools that track symptoms and vital signs after a patient’s discharge bring highly personalized insights to providers.

HealthTech


HealthTech

June 9, 2020

Providence St. Joseph's taps video tool to help facilitate end of life discussions

Laura Lovett

Providence's Dr. Matthew Gonzales discusses how using informative video clips is helping patients plan for the future at HIMSS20 Digital.

MobiHealthNews


HealthTech

June 2, 2020

Artificial Intelligence Helps Detect Early COVID-19 Symptoms

Samantha McGrail

A new digital platform, driven by artificial intelligence, continuously monitors individuals, which allows for the prediction of symptoms associated with COVID-19 before they show up.

HIT Infrastructure


HealthTech

May 28, 2020

Hundreds of AI solutions proposed for pandemic, but few are proven

Elise Reuter

Companies are employing AI to respond to the Covid-19 pandemic in a number of different ways, including diagnosing Covid-19 cases, identifying which patients would be at highest risk and discovering potential treatments. But not all of these approaches have been validated, experts warned.

MedCity News


HealthTech

May 19, 2020

Health IT companies receiving MedTech Breakthrough Awards

Katie Adams

MedTech Breakthrough Awards released its 2020 winners May 19, recognizing top achievement in today's health, fitness and medical technology industries.

Becker's Hospital Review


HealthTech

April 16, 2020

At Providence St. Joseph Health, Digital Health Meets Key COVID-19 Needs

Rajiv Leventhal

In just a matter of days, comprehensive digital solutions were deployed with core goals of assessing and monitoring patients at home.

Healthcare Innovation


HealthTech

April 16, 2020

Why Having a Technology Incubator Inside a Health System Helped COVID-19 Response

Aaron Martin & Sara Vaezy

Providence’s Digital Innovation Group is primarily focused on standing up technologies that move the needle. And now, in the midst of a global health care crisis, DIG is putting these solutions to work in the fight against COVID-19.

GeekWire


HealthTech

April 14, 2020

Providence pivots digital consumer tools for COVID-19 response

Mike Miliard

The Seattle-based health system, long focused on keeping competitive with consumer tech, is using its platforms to help manage "the biggest disruptor we've had," says its chief digital officer.

Healthcare IT News


HealthTech

April 1, 2020

Providence St. Joseph using Twistle remote monitoring technology for 700 COVID patients

Heather Landi

Providence worked with Xealth, a digital prescribing platform, to roll out startup Twistle's care automation and remote monitoring tools in just four days, the organizations said.

Fierce Healthcare


HealthTech

March 30, 2020

MyHeritage, BGI forming COVID-19 testing lab in Israel, AstraZeneca taps BrightInsight to support its digital ecosystem and more digital health deals

Dave Muoio

Digital health-prescription tool Xealth and remote-patient-monitoring platform Twistle have both been deployed by notional not-for-profit health system Providence to help remotely manage patients with COVID-19 symptoms, according to an announcement released today

MobiHealthNews


HealthTech

March 30, 2020

Providence Uses Remote Patient Monitoring For 700+ COVID-19 Patients

Fred Pennic

Not-for-profit Catholic health system Providence is now remotely monitoring patients suffering from COVID-19 symptoms using Xealth’s digital health platform to deliver Twistle’s care automation and remote patient monitoring platform.

HIT Consultant


HealthTech

March 10, 2020

The 10 most innovative health companies of 2020

Fast Company

In 2020, healthcare seems more expensive and harder to get than ever, despite the industry representing a third of the U.S. economy. Legacy business and heavy regulations means change comes slowly. This year's Most Innovative Health Companies are trying to bring care up to 21st-century standards faster by bringing it online and finding clever ways to bring down cost.

Fast Company


HealthTech

March 10, 2020

Northwell, Xealth among 10 most innovative healthcare companies

Andrea Park

Here are the 10 most innovative healthcare organizations in the world, and the products or initiatives that landed them on the list.

Becker's Healthcare


HealthTech

December 20, 2019

David Harlow talks with Xealth COO Aaron Sheedy

David Harlow

Host David Harlow talks with Aaron Sheedy, tech veteran, to learn about Xealth's challenges, successes and partnerships with healthcare systems. Xealth empowers clinicians to prescribe digital health assets – defined broadly – and track patient use as part of their daily EHR workflow.

HealthcareNow! Radio


HealthTech

December 16, 2019

Xealth, InsightRX among 11 finalists of Accenture HealthTech Innovation Challenge

Fred Pennic

Accenture announced the finalists on Dec. 16, after they were chosen by a panel of executives representing some of the world's largest healthcare organizations. The 11 startups will compete in a final round of judging at the Accenture Innovation Hub in Houston in February 2020.

Becker's Healthcare


HealthTech

December 13, 2019

Xealth Named Finalist in Accenture's HealthTech Innovation Challenge

Fred Pennic

Xealth announces that it is a finalist in Accenture's HealthTech Innovation Challenge, a recognition that supports innovative approaches and solutions for improving the way people access, manage and finance healthcare in North America.

HIT Consultant


HealthTech

December 3, 2019

THCB Spotlights: Mike McSherry, CEO of Xealth

The Health Care Blog

Today on THCB Spotlights, Matthew talks to Mike McSherry about Xealth—which is an "X" not a "Z" as in, the missing variable in health. How did Mike end up in health care from Swype, the touch screen keyboard that is now ubiquitous on all touch screen phones? Find out how Xealth facilitates adoption of a vast range of digital health services by making it easy for providers to prescribe them as well as track engagement levels. Within the complexity of Epic and other EMR systems, how does Xealth fit in?

The Health Care Blog


HealthTech

November 8, 2019

Xealth Seeks to Consolidate and Simplify Digital Health

Josh Baxt

Xealth is working to integrate these silos into electronic health records (EHRs), giving providers new tools to offer digital solutions, manage payer authorizations and track results.

MobiHealth News


HealthTech

October 25, 2019

Boosting the Patient Experience with Digital Health

Mike McSherry

Partnering with Xealth to prescribe content for a variety of procedures and surgery, UPMC clinicians send videos and educational materials automatically to where it is easiest for the patient – their smartphone and desktop, bringing them back to the MyUPMC portal to access information. This adds value for people using the portal and delivers higher engagement between doctors and patients.

UPMC Enterprises


HealthTech

October 22, 2019

How health systems are working with startups, navigating 'pilotitis'

Laura Lovett

Sara Vaezy, chief digital strategy officer at Providence St. Joseph Health, talks to MobiHealthNews about the changing digital landscape and ways to enable positive partnerships.

MobiHealth News


HealthTech

October 22, 2019

Moving the Needle at Providence/St. Joseph's Digital Innovation Group

Jennifer Shannon

Interview with Aaron Martin and Sara Vaezy: I had the pleasure of having coffee with Aaron Martin and Sara Vaezy at the recent Health 2.0 conference in Santa Clara, CA on September 16, 2019. Aaron Martin is the Chief Digital Innovation Officer at Providence/St. Joseph's and directs the digital, web, mobile and online marketing channels. He also manages the health system's innovation programs as a managing general partner of Providence Ventures, a $300 million investment fund focused on early-stage, venture technology, and medical device investments.

Digital Health Today


HealthTech

September 26, 2019

Welldoc's BlueStar Integration with Xealth Improves Patient Engagement by 2.5X

Jasmine Pennic

Welldoc, announced activation results for Welldoc's BlueStar digital therapeutics product for managing diabetes can be four times higher when sent directly to the patient from their care team. This distribution was made possible through Seattle-based Xealth, the platform for connecting digital health, which integrated the BlueStar solution into the EHR workflow, simplifying the process of connecting patients with their health care team.

HIT Consultant


HealthTech

September 23, 2019

Healthcare IT Week Partner - Xealth

National HIT Week

Xealth's digital health platform drives activation and engagement of multiple digital health tools. Xealth's platform is embedded in the EHR, so clinicians can easily order digital health content, apps, and services as part of their clinical workflow, send these digital health orders to the patient's email or patient portal, and then see patient engagement data within the patient record. A single IT integration connects Xealth to the health system's infrastructure and patient portal, enabling Xealth to safely, securely and quickly onboard new digital care vendors.

National HIT Week


HealthTech

September 10, 2019

How conversations with frontline hospital staff keep Xealth from becoming another 'tone-deaf' startup: 4 Qs with COO Aaron Sheedy

Andrea Park

Aaron Sheedy is COO at Xealth, a Seattle-based digital health startup that makes it easier for health systems to integrate digital care vendors into their EHR platforms, from which clinicians can prescribe and monitor those vendors' content, apps, devices and other services.

Becker's Healthcare


HealthTech

July 23, 2019

Digital Health IPOS Flipping the Stock, Filling the Gap

Matthew Holt

The data in the EMR is slowly being opened up via API access (FHIR, SMART on FHIR, TEFCA and all that), leading to the ability to use that data in new tools and services. More and more app stores and interfaces are being introduced, and more companies like Xealth and Unite.us are building access directly into the EMR workflow.

The Healthcare Blog


HealthTech

July 15, 2019

On Amazon Prime Day - What Could Health Care Look Like

Jane Sarasohn-Kahn

Amazon itself has been multi-tasking across the entire health/care ecosystem to grow platform competencies and products and services to channel across them. My most recent favorite is Xealth, which enables providers to "prescribe," or order up, stuff for patients from one platform via streamlined Amazon-style workflow. Xealth recently received additional funding to further scale the technology.

Health Populi


HealthTech

July 9, 2019

Digital Health Solutions Should Be Doctor Prescribed

Paddy Padmanabhan

In this episode, Mike McSherry discusses how Xealth is helping hospital systems deploy digital health solutions at scale and making the solutions easily consumable for patients and caregivers.

DomoConsulting - The Big Unlock


HealthTech

July 5, 2019

2019 Guide to Cringeworthy Conversations

Jackie Drees, Andrea Park, Mackenzie Garrity, and Laura Dyrda

Innovation, disruption and bandwidth have become overwrought and under-defined terms in health IT. Several other buzzwords are on the brink of becoming more annoying than meaningful in conversations about forwarding healthcare delivery and improving patient outcomes. Here, eight leaders in health IT share cringeworthy terms and phrases related to their field.

Becker's Healthcare


HealthTech

June 24, 2019

Xealth Raises 3m Additional Funding

Brian Nordli

These days, there's no shortage of digital tools designed to improve the lives of both doctors and their patients. Finding the time to adopt those tools, however, is another story. That's where Xealth comes in.

Built in Seattle


HealthTech

June 21, 2019

Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic join latest funding round for startup Xealth

Heather Landi

Digital health startup Xealth has raised an additional $3 million in a series A financing round and has attracted new investment from major health systems Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic and the MemorialCare Innovation Fund.

Fierce Healthcare


HealthTech

June 20, 2019

Digital prescribing platform Xealth adds $3M to its Series A

Steven Loeb

SXealth is a company on a mission to empower doctors to help change patient behavior, which is does by allowing them to prescribe digital health tools for patients directly from their EHR. Now the company has revealed that it added another $3 million to the $11 million Series A round which it announced back in March, from new investors Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic and MemorialCare Innovation Fund.

VatorNews


HealthTech

June 20, 2019

Providence spinout Xealth closes $14M Series A funding round

Megan Campbell

Seattle-based startup Xealth capped its Series A funcing round Thursday at $14 million. Since announcing in March that it had brought in $11 million, three additional investors have added to the pool.

Puget Sound Business Journal


HealthTech

June 20, 2019

Xealth adds Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic and MemorialCare to close $14m Series A

PR Newswire

Xealth, the leading platform for connecting digital health, today announced that it has secured an additional $3 million in its Series A financing, bringing the amount raised in this round to $14 million total.

PR Newswire


HealthTech

June 20, 2019

Cleveland Clinic, Atrium Health MemorialCare add $3M to Xealth's Series A

Erin Dietsche

The three new investors in the round are all health systems who will be using the app with their doctors and patients as well. These include the Cleveland Clinic, Atrium Health and MemorialCare, through its MemorialCare Innovation Fund.

MobiHealthNews


HealthTech

June 20, 2019

Seattle startup Xealth secures $3M in funding from Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic and MemorialCare

Erin Dietsche

The Seattle-based company will use the investments from this round to advance the development and deployment of its platform.

MedCity News


HealthTech

June 20, 2019

Digital Prescribing Platform Xealth Raises Additional $3M to Close $14M Series A Round

Jasmine Pennic

Xealth, a Seattle-based digital prescribing platform has raised an additional $3 million in its Series A financing, bringing the amount raised in this round to $14 million total.

HIT Consultant


HealthTech

June 20, 2019

Digital prescription marketplace Xealth closes $14M round as healthcare providers bet on startup

James Thorne

The healthcare industry is racing toward a future in which both your general health and diseases will be managed, in part, through apps. From managing weight to monitoring blood glucose, these digital health solutions are increasingly seen as an important complement to drugs.

GeekWire


HealthTech

June 20, 2019

Atrium, Cleveland Clinic, MemorialCare join digital health startup Xealth's Series A

Andrea Park

Seattle-based digital health startup Xealth announced the close of its $14 million Series A financing round on June 20, following a $3 million infusion from Charlotte, N.C.-based Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic and Long Beach, Calif.-based MemorialCare Innovation Fund.

Becker's Hospital Review


HealthTech

June 16, 2019

How 11 Health Systems are Spending Millions in Innovation Dollars

Laura Dyrda

Hospitals and health systems are investing in innovation centers, artificial intelligence, technology startups, telemedicine and hospitals of the future. Here are 11 hospitals, health systems and healthcare providers that are spending on new companies, initiatives and institutes focused on technology and healthcare innovation over the past six months.

Becker's Healthcare


HealthTech

May 23, 2019

Getting ahead of the digital health avalanche

Mike McSheery

Although no one can agree on what digital health is, everyone agrees that digital health is here to stay, and many hospitals are struggling to keep up with the pace of change and development.

DOTmed HealthCare Business News


HealthTech

April 10, 2019

Health care leaders back Xealth with Series A funding to digitally enable patient care

PR Newswire

Xealth, the leading digital prescribing platform, today announced that it has raised USD 11 million in a Series A financing round, with new investment from health care industry leaders and investors McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips and ResMed.

New Kerala


HealthTech

April 5, 2019

Seattle-Based Digital Prescribing Platform Xealth Secures $11 Million

Annie Baker

Seattle-based digital prescribing platform company Xealth announced it has raised $11 million in Series A funding. The investors in this round include McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed and existing investors Threshold Ventures (formerly DFJ Venture), Providence Ventures, UPMC, and Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin Health Network. With this funding round, Xealth is going to fuel the expansion of its platform to better connect patients and doctors.

Pulse 2.0


HealthTech

April 3, 2019

Froedtert & the Medical College expand their ties with digital firm Xealth

Rich Kirchen

Froedtert Health was among the investors in Xealth, a digital prescribing platform that raised $11 million in Series A funding. The Froedtert and the Medical College network also has been using the Xealth platform for over 13 months in combination with products from Proteus Digital Health.

Milwaukee Business Journal


HealthTech

April 2, 2019

Xealth nets $11 million, plus more top funding news for Seattle-based companies

Hoodline

Seattle-based health diagnostics and digital marketing company Xealth has secured $11 million in Series A funding, according to company database Crunchbase, topping the city's recent funding headlines. The cash infusion was announced March 27 and financed by Froedtert Health.

Hoodline


HealthTech

April 1, 2019

Wisconsin Health System Puts mHealth to Work for Chronic Care Management

Eric Wicklund

The Froedtert & The Medical College of Wisconsin health system is using an mHealth platform featuring Proteus Digital Medicine technology to help care providers and patients with chronic conditions improve medicine management at home.

mHealth Intelligence


HealthTech

April 1, 2019

From the high seas to legal labyrinths, these Seattle startups have big plans for March funding

Quinten Dol

Smaller companies dominated the funding news for Seattle's tech industry this month, highlighting the startup scene's sprightly health in a city somewhat dominated by two homegrown giants and a slew of Silicon Valley imports. The startups featured here are working on technology for use in settings ranging from hospitals to the high seas, and will be worth keeping an eye on over the coming 12 months.

GeekWire


HealthTech

March 29, 2019

Xealth receives investment from Philips, ResMed

HME News Staff

Xealth, a digital prescribing platform, has raised $11 million in a Series A financing round with new investments from healthcare companies like Philips, ResMed and McKesson. The company says the investment will "fuel the expansion of Xealth's platform, better connecting patients and doctors."

HME News


HealthTech

March 28, 2019

Xealth pockets $11M Series A

PitchBook

Xealth, the developer of a digital health platform designed to connect patients and doctors, has raised $11 million from investors including McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips and ResMed. Based in Seattle, the startup's platform enables clinicians to monitor their patients' prescriptions, digital health tools and non-clinical services. Xealth raised $8.6 million at a valuation of $22.6 million in 2017.

PitchBook


HealthTech

March 28, 2019

Xealth lands $11M funding round from investors Novartis, ResMed and Philips

Heather Landi

Digital health startup Xealth has raised $11 million in a series A financing round and has attracted investment from a who's who of investors including Novartis, a digital therapeutics company, and medical device companies Philips and ResMed.

FierceHealthcare


HealthTech

March 27, 2019

Digital health prescribing platform Xealth raises $11M

Steven Loeb

While healthcare is notorious for being a industry that resists change, or for being one that at least changes slowly. There's good reason for this, of course, not least of which is the regulatory environment that protects patients. Things are finally changing now, though, and the space is going increasingly digital, especially when it comes to the implementation of electronic health records (EHR) that are meant to make it easier to follow a patient from doctor to doctor and to monitor their care.

VatorNews


HealthTech

March 27, 2019

Providence digital health spinout Xealth lands $11M funding round

Coral Garnick

Providence St. Joseph Health's spinout Xealth pulled in an $11 million Series A financing round to fuel expansion. The round was lead by California-based McKesson Ventures, the Swiss pharmaceutical company Novartis, health care and electronics company Philips and the California-based medical equipment company ResMed. Existing investors joining the round include Threshold Ventures, Providence Ventures, UPMC and Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin health network.

Puget Sound Business Journal


HealthTech

March 27, 2019

Health care leaders back Xealth with Series A funding to digitally enable patient care

Xealth

McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, ResMed join Threshold Ventures, the Froedtert & MCW Health Network, Providence Ventures, UPMC to accelerate Xealth's digital health prescribing platform.

PR Newswire


HealthTech

March 27, 2019

Digital health prescription platform Xealth raises $11M Series A

Dave Muoio

The Providence-St. Joseph Health spinoff's platform allows clinicians to prescribe apps and other digital tools to patients through their normal EHR workflow.

MobiHealthNews


HealthTech

March 27, 2019

Froedtert & MCW invests in Seattle startup Xealth's $11 million funding round

Lauren Anderson

The Froedtert & the Medical College health network was among a group of investors in Seattle-based digital health startup Xealth's recent $11 million Series A funding round.

Milwaukee Business News


HealthTech

March 27, 2019

PSJH spinout Xealth pulls in $11M for digital prescribing platform

Erin Dietsche

The Series A funding came from a slew of investors, including Novartis, Philips, McKesson Ventures, ResMed, Providence Ventures and UPMC.

MedCity News


HealthTech

March 27, 2019

Digital Prescribing Platform Xealth Raises $11M to Expand Digital Health Tools

Fred Pennic

Xealth, a Seattle-based digital prescribing platform has raised $11 million in Series A funding from McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, and ResMed. Existing investors Threshold Ventures (formerly DFJ Venture), Providence Ventures, UPMC and Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin health network also participated in the round.

HIT Consultant


HealthTech

March 27, 2019

Digital health startup Xealth lands $11M to help doctors prescribe pretty much anything but drugs

James Thorne

Is there big market for prescriptions beyond drugs? Several investors with deep experience in health are betting on it — joining in a new $11 million funding round for Xealth, a digital health startup building a platform that lets doctors prescribe everything from wheelchairs and insulin monitors to articles and Lyft rides.

GeekWire


HealthTech

March 27, 2019

McKesson Ventures, Philips and others back Xealth with Series A funding to digitally enable patient care

DOTmed Healthcare Business Daily News

Xealth, the leading digital prescribing platform, today announced that it has raised $11 million in a Series A financing round, with new investment from health care industry leaders and investors McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips and ResMed. Also joining this round are existing investors Threshold Ventures (formerly DFJ Venture), Providence Ventures, UPMC and Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin Health Network. This investment will fuel the expansion of Xealth's platform, better connecting patients and doctors.

DOTmed HealthCare Business News


HealthTech

March 27, 2019

Just what the doctor ordered: Xealth raises $11M for digital health software

Quinten Dol

True to their word, the company spun out in 2017. And today, Xealth announced an $11 million Series A to fuel further growth, with backing from a list of investors that's about as impressive as it gets. The venture capital arms of medical supplier McKesson, pharmaceutical giant Novartis, medical equipment firm ResMed and health multinational Philips all participated, along with existing investors.

Built In Seattle


HealthTech

March 27, 2019

Health care leaders back Xealth with Series A funding to digitally enable patient care

BioSpace

Xealth helps to bridge the existing drug and health care products supply chain with the digital, which opens up a new set of digitally-based treatment options that either stand alone or are in combination with traditional therapies. Most importantly, the data feedback loop Xealth creates can empower care teams to make better care decisions and help stakeholder partners improve product offerings.

BioSpace


HealthTech

March 25, 2019

The Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Health Network Partner with Proteus Digital Health® and Xealth Providing Fully-Integrated Digital Platform to Improve Treatment of Challenging Health Concerns

Froedtert Health

The Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network announced today they have teamed up with Proteus Digital Health and Xealth to provide an evidence-based Digital Medicines offering that is fully integrated into patients' electronic health records (EHR).

PR Newswire


HealthTech

March 20, 2019

How these 8 startups became Seattle's best small places to work

Quinten Dol

You might have caught the publication of Built In Seattle's 50 Best Places to Work in 2019 a few weeks back and wondered, "How on Earth did they figure that out?"

Built In Seattle


HealthTech

March 4, 2019

How ResMed is giving clinicians access to patient data

HIMSS TV

ResMed is partnering with Providence St. Joseph to give clinicians insights into helping patients be more compliant, says ResMed's VP of SaaS Strategy Annie McBride.

MobiHealthNews


HealthTech

March 1, 2019

Best Places to Work in Seattle 2019

Built In Seattle

Built In Seattle's Best Places to Work in Seattle list ranks the startups and tech companies with the best employee benefits and salary in 2019.

Built In Seattle


HealthTech

January 28, 2019

Seattle Innovator of the Year Nominee

Puget Sound Business Journal

Sundar Balasubramanian co-founded Xealth with Mike McSherry, Aaron Sheedy and Eric Fu. Xealth allows medical providers to prescribe digital health tools to patients through a portal just as easily as they can prescriptions.

Puget Sound Business Journal


HealthTech

January 20, 2019

Top 10 Supply Chain Stories of 2018

Alia Paavola

Amazon quietly launching an exclusive over-the-counter product line piqued readers' attention the most in 2018.

Becker's Healthcare


HealthTech

January 9, 2019

Big Tech in Healthcare

Wall Street Journal

Tech giants like Amazon and Apple are expanding their businesses to include electronic health records—which contain data on diagnoses, prescriptions and other medical information. That's creating both opportunities and spurring privacy concerns. Here's what to know.

Wall Street Journal


HealthTech

January 9, 2019

Providence St. Joseph Health CEO on VC Fund, Consolidation

Bloomberg

Providence St. Joseph Health President and Chief Executive Officer Rod Hochman discusses the launch of a second health-care venture capital and growth equity fund, investments into digital technology and consolidation in the health-care industry. He speaks with Bloomberg's Taylor Riggs on "Bloomberg Technology."

Bloomberg


HealthTech

January 2, 2019

How Providence St. Joseph plans to avoid being disrupted by big tech

Lydia Ramsey

As palliative care clinicians, Dr. Matthew Gonzales and his colleagues at Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center in Torrance, Calif., have found that many of the topics their patients need to understand—such as advance directives, goals of care and dementia—can be very complex and emotionally difficult to process.

Business Insider


HealthTech

December 5, 2018

Xealth launches tool - Doctors Provide OTC Product Recommendations

Nikola Pejcic

Providence St. Joseph Health and UPMC are the first health systems to go live with the service, with several other health systems getting it soon as well. Xealth is launching a new tool that allows doctors to digitally send over the counter (OTC) product recommendations to patients so they can purchase them from their favorite retailer &mdahs; either online and or in store.

MHealth Spot


HealthTech

December 2, 2018

Startup Xealth enables physicians to digitally recommend OTC products

Erin Dietscher

The Seattle-based company's new feature will initially go live at two health systems: Providence St. Joseph Health and UPMC. Xealth, a Seattle-based startup whose platform allows doctors to prescribe digital health content, apps and services, has launched a new ability.

MedCity News


HealthTech

November 30, 2018

15 Digital Health Companies Transforming Healthcare

Rick Martin

The digitalization of healthcare is nearly complete. From cloud-based medical records to digital pills, nearly every aspect of the medical industry has been transformed.

Ignite Sourcing


HealthTech

November 29, 2018

Amazon Makes Inroads Selling Medical Supplies to the Sick

Melanie Evans

A growing number of doctors around the U.S. can direct a patient to Amazon.com Inc. to buy blood-pressure cuffs, slings and other supplies via an app embedded in the patient's private medical record—a change creating convenience but also raising privacy concerns.

The Wall Street Journal


HealthTech

November 29, 2018

Company partly owned by UPMC Enterprises rolls out digital app

Paul Gough

A digital health company partly owned by UPMC Enterprises is launching with UPMC and another health system an application that allows doctors to provide recommendations for over-the-counter products electronically.

Pittsburgh Business Times


HealthTech

November 29, 2018

Xealth brings e-commerce to the doctors office with new Amazon integration

Clare McGrane

Imagine a patient who is having knee surgery. The person's doctor will prescribe medication for recovery, provide instructions for physical therapy exercises, and tell the patient to get a variety of products, like ice packs and knee braces.

Geekwire


HealthTech

November 27, 2018

Health Innovator of the Year Finalist - CPO Sundar Balasubramanian

Jesse Bergeron

Seattle continues to grow a strong health innovation community, reflected by this years 2018 Finalists of the Seattle Innovators of the Year Awards. Successful innovation in an industry as complex as healthcare requires a combination of Collaboration, Customer Focus, Imagination, and Perseverance.

Health Innovation NW


HealthTech

November 15, 2018

Behind Providence St. Joseph's Daring Push Into Digital Consumer Engagement

Mary Hagland

On October 23 at the Health IT Summit in Seattle, sponsored by Healthcare Informatics, Aaron Martin of the Renton, Washington-based Providence St. Joseph Health, shared with attendees his organization's vision of a digitally connected consumer population-and what he and his colleagues have done to achieve that vision.

Healthcare Innovation


HealthTech

November 14, 2018

Seattle Women in Tech

Quinten Dol

Director of Operations Rebecca Dean recently joined forces with several other women on Xealth's staff to organize a forum for women in tech, focusing on the power of relationships to advance careers.

Built In Seattle


HealthTech

October 14, 2018

Digital Prescribing Straight from the EMR | Xealth CEO Mike McSherry

Jessica DaMassa

From disrupting mobile phones to...EMRs? Serial tech entrepreneur, Mike McSherry, founder of Boost Mobile and Amp'd Mobile talks about venturing into the health tech world with his new venture Xealth, a digital prescribing and analytics platform that integrates into EMRs.

WTF Health


HealthTech

October 1, 2018

Building the "Last Mile" for Digital Therapeutics

Liz Rockett

We see third parties like Xealth, RxHealth, and home-grown solutions building to become a new "digital formulary" in the electronic medical record, trying to pave a road for digital offerings where the traditional players have not.

Medium


HealthTech

September 28, 2018

Tackling the Last Mile of an Innovation Project

Jonah Comstock

For a digital health startup looking to be deployed in a hospital, it can seem like finally landing that big hospital pilot is the culmination of months or years of effort. But hospitals and startups alike quickly learn that it's just the beginning of a difficult process, and that many pilots die without being turned into full scale deployments.

MobiHealthNews


HealthTech

September 19, 2018

What it's Like to be an Engineer at these 6 Seattle Tech Companies

Quinten Dol

In the tech world, engineers are a revered, almost mystical breed. They build the products upon which a company is built — and fix them when they break. Engineers are like magicians to the rest of us, conjuring strange and often beautiful creations with a flurry of keystrokes. We talked to engineers at six Seattle-area tech companies to learn what sets their particular teams apart, and what they look for in new members.

Built In Seattle


HealthTech

September 7, 2018

Six Digital Health Startups Transforming the Healthcare Industry

Caitin Stanway-Williams

Our world is becoming more digitized and better-connected by the day, so the way we receive healthcare is changing dramatically to keep up with the pace. While receiving health digitally may still seem like a foreign concept to some, according to McKinsey more than 75% of all patients expect to use digital services in the future, so it's a trend health care providers can't afford to miss out on.

Innovation Enterprise


HealthTech

September 5, 2018

Top Ten Tech Trends 2018: A Patient-Generated Health Data Future is Becoming a Reality

Rajiv Leventhal

In 2017, the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) said it would be investing in Xealth, a digital health startup that offers a digital prescribing platform, allowing clinicians to prescribe patients digital educational content, disease management apps and monitoring devices.

Healthcare Informatics


HealthTech

August 13, 2018

Not that kind of fetch request: Meet the pups at these Seattle dog-friendly offices

Quinten Dol

Xealth takes medical prescriptions and uploads them to the cloud, where doctors can share device information, relevant reading and exercise programs and check in to make sure patients are following treatment programs. For the health of day-to-day company culture, however, product developers David Cooper, James Richie and Sandi Hungerford say a little puppy time is just what the doctor ordered.

Built In Seattle


HealthTech

August 8, 2018

Best Places to Work Seattle

Built In Seattle

Xealth enables healthcare teams to order digital content and services as easily as they do medications today. Patients can then access these digital health prescriptions from the provider's portal, so that they can actively manage their health.

Built In Seattle


HealthTech

July 10, 2018

What Healthcare Can Learn from CPG

Melinda Hinton

Companies like Xealth are making it easier for doctors to prescribe information and streamline this process right from an EHR.

Medium


HealthTech

July 10, 2018

50 Seattle Startups to Watch 2018

Quinten Dol

It's been a big year in Seattle tech so far, with a fresh crop of startups leveraging artificial intelligence, big data, breakthrough security strategies and more to transform industries of all stripes.

Built In Seattle


HealthTech

June 22, 2018

6 Seattle Startups Shaping the Future of Medicine

Quinten Dol

Seattle is big on healthcare. Take a stroll around South Lake Union, and you'll pass the who's who of some of the best research labs and public health nonprofits around.

Built In Seattle


HealthTech

June 15, 2018

ResMed shares the wealth (of data)

Liz Beaulieu

ResMed and Xealth have launched a pilot project that allows primary care physicians at Providence St. Joseph Health to access data from CPAP devices right from their electronic medical record software.

HME News


HealthTech

June 14, 2018

One Technology Executive on How to Bring Amazon-Style Digital Innovation to Healthcare

Heather Landi

Health systems across the country are focused on digital transformation with an eye toward lowering costs and improving access to and quality of care. At Seattle-based Providence St. Joseph Health, technology leaders are making significant advances in the health system's digital journey, offering robust capabilities that empower patients to become more active participants in their own health.

Healthcare Informatics


HealthTech

May 18, 2018

Xealth bridges gaps in workflow integration by providing a way to prescribe digital health apps and content

Pattern Health

The HL7 SMART on FHIR standard makes EHR integration much simpler in theory, but most EHR vendors have been slow to fully adopt the standards. Integration service providers like Xealth and Redox meanwhile fill the gaps.

Pattern Health


HealthTech

May 15, 2018

How Strategic VC's Prime Startups for Success

Daniel Galles

The healthcare system feels as though it's years behind, compared to other consumer-dominated industries, and for good reason. Fluctuating payment models, care structures, patient journeys, and shifting relationships between patients and their physicians have complex, ever-shifting barriers to implementing innovative solutions — and do it at scale.

Bright TALK


HealthTech

April 11, 2018

Just what the Doctor Ordered: Xealth powers orders to your mobile

The Providence Health Team

At your next doctor's visit, you may be surprised by what your physician prescribes. Providence St. Joseph Health physicians are now digitally ordering health articles, videos, apps, devices, and other content and services as easily as they do medications thanks to a new cloud-based technology from Xealth. It's all part of Providence's plan to use technology to create a better digital health care experience that's even more patient-focused and personalized.

Providence Blog


HealthTech

March 30, 2018

7 Digital Startups to Watch in 2018

Heather Thompson

Xealth offers cloud-based technologies for physicians and clinicians to prescribe customized digital health content, including exercise programs, educational videos, apps and services.

Medical Design And Outsourcing


HealthTech

March 28, 2018

Twistle/Xealth Integration Transforms EHRs into Powerful Care Management Solutions

Brad Woodward

Twistle, the nation's leading patient engagement platform announced today a partnership with Xealth, a unique digital prescribing platform that enables physicians to order customized Twistle care plans for their patients from within the electronic health record (EHR).

Twistle


HealthTech

March 23, 2018

Patient Education Platforms for Digital Content Delivery

Health Business Insights

UPMC Enterprises develops products organically within the organization and invests in commercialization efforts with external partners by offering the clinical and technical expertise of UPMC's subject matter experts. After investing in Xealth, UPMC strongly supported the use of the product across the enterprise and encouraged users to promote utilization whenever possible.

Health Business Insights


HealthTech

March 15, 2018

The Economic Rebalancing Opportunity For Health Systems: Data, Artificial Intelligence And Digital Patient Engagement

Aaron Martin & Sara Vaezy

Providence St. Joseph Health CEO, Rod Hochman, describes today's "healthcare industry financial statement," in slightly tongue-in-cheek terms, like this: technology companies, pharmaceutical companies and medical device companies own the profits, insurance companies own the balance sheet, and health systems own the debt because of the capital intensity of investing in hospitals.

Forbes


HealthTech

March 9, 2018

At SXSW, UPMC's innovation and venture chiefs tout hospitals as strategic investors

Arundhati Parmar

Through the Xealth software system, UPMC doctors can prescribe relevant apps or send digital content to different patient groups.

MedCity News


HealthTech

March 8, 2018

SXSW 2018: 5 Questions With Xealth CEO Mike McSherry

Nicole Diamant

With its connected digital prescribing platform, Xealth hopes to make a physician's job a little easier—and in turn, improve the consumer experience and, ultimately, our health.

Brand Channel


HealthTech

February 14, 2018

Pittsburgh poised to build thriving health innovation industry — if it can escape 'valley of death'

Clare McGrane

UPMC Enterprises oversees the organization's spinout companies and its investment in other health startups, like Seattle-based Xealth.

Geekwire


HealthTech

February 13, 2018

The Road Behind, the Road Ahead, and What We Heard at the 2018 J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

John Gardner

Xealth, while not a digital therapeutics provider, is an aggregator platform that connects with EHRs to allow physicians to prescribe various digital therapeutics.

MobiHealthNews


HealthTech

February 6, 2018

How UPMC Enterprises changes the game for health care start-ups

UPMC Enterprises

UPMC Enterprises, the commercialization division launched by Pittsburgh-based integrated health system UPMC in 2015, is developing innovative digital solutions to a range of challenges in health care, including data integration, consumer engagement, and population health.

UPMC Enterprises


HealthTech

February 1, 2018

Providence-incubated technology lets clinicians prescribe info

Julie Minda

As palliative care clinicians, Dr. Matthew Gonzales and his colleagues at Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center in Torrance, Calif., have found that many of the topics their patients need to understand—such as advance directives, goals of care and dementia—can be very complex and emotionally difficult to process.

Catholic Health Association of the United States


HealthTech

December 8, 2017

Surging ‘Seattle 10' startups show off their strategies on supersized cocktail napkins

Nat Levy

Former Swype leaders Mike McSherry and Aaron Sheedy last year founded Xealth, a cloud-based digital platform that allows doctors to send digital treatments like instructional videos to patients.

Geekwire


HealthTech

November 30, 2017

Health Tech Podcast: How do you make it in healthcare? Disrupt from the inside out

Clare McGrane

Tech is all about disruption. It's the poster child of the innovation economy: Tear everything down and build it over again, newer, brighter and shinier.

Geekwire


HealthTech

November 7, 2017

Meet the Seattle 10: These hot startups are transforming everything from housing to food production

John Cook & Tyalor Soper

There is no end to pressing needs in the healthcare industry and now former Swype leaders Mike McSherry and Aaron Sheedy are using technology to help doctors prescribe digital treatments.

Geekwire


HealthTech

August 8, 2017

Health IT startups to watch in 2017: A running list

Bernie Monegain

The healthcare IT landscape that is always in flux, thanks to new approaches driven by entrepreneurs who are adept at shaking things up.

Healthcare IT News


HealthTech

July 11, 2017

Xealth Puts the X Factor Into Health

Bill Bryant, DFJ Partner

Xealth is a spin off from Providence Health, one of the five largest healthcare systems in the country. Providence recruited a talented entrpreneur-in-residence (EIR) team (more on the team in a moment) to help with its innovation initiative and granted the EIR team free access to clinicians and medical experts.

Medium


HealthTech

July 7, 2017

Doctors Can Now Prescribe Digital Services To Their Patients

Ido Lechner

Xealth is a startup working to bridge the gap between new digital medical practices and established providers.

PSFK


HealthTech

June 20, 2017

UPMC Enterprises And Providence Health & Services Invest In 'Xealth'

DistilNFO HospitalIT Advisory

Seattle-based Providence Health & Services and Pittsburgh-based UPMC Enterprises have invested in a digital healthcare startup, Xealth. Xealth's digital platform will enable physicians and clinicians so as to prescribe customized digital healthcare content, services, and apps.

DistilNFO HospitalIT Advisory


HealthTech

June 19, 2017

Providence-St. Joseph spinout Xealth gets $8.5M to help doctors prescribe apps

Jonah Comstock

Xealth, a startup that helps doctors to prescribe digital health apps, has raised $8.5 million in a round led by DFJ Venture Partners. Other investors in the round included hospital systems Providence St. Joseph Health, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), Hennepin Healthcare System, and Froedtert Health.

MobiHealthNews


HealthTech

June 15, 2017

Two Major Health Systems Invest in Digital Prescribing Platform

Rajiv Leventhal

Pittsburgh-based UPMC Enterprises and Seattle-based Providence Health & Services are investing in Xealth, a digital healthcare startup whose platform enables physicians and clinicians to prescribe customized digital healthcare content, apps, and services.

Healthcare Informatics


HealthTech

June 14, 2017

Xealth launches digital prescribing platform, rakes in $8.5 million in funding

Bernie Monegain

Xealth, which offers a cloud-based technology that enables physicians and clinicians to prescribe customized digital healthcare content, such as exercise programs, educational videos, apps and services, has received $8.5 million in new funding.

Healthcare IT News


HealthTech

June 14, 2017

Former Swype execs raise $8.5M for Xealth, a health platform that connects patients, doctors and digital treatments

Clare McGrane

There is no end to pressing needs in the healthcare industry. That's one of the first things that tech veterans and former Swype leaders Mike McSherry and Aaron Sheedy learned when they joined hospital network Providence Health and Services as entrepreneurs in residence.

Geekwire


HealthTech

June 14, 2017

Xealth Raises $8.5M in Funding

FINSMES

Xealth, a Seattle, WA-based digital health care startup, raised $8.5M in funding. The round was led by DFJ, with participation from Providence, UPMC, Hennepin Healthcare System, and Froedtert Health.

FINSMES


HealthTech

June 14, 2017

Xealth Raises $8.5M to Help Doctors Prescribe Digital Health Apps

Benjamin Romano

With more digital health apps and devices popping up each week, the debate continues about their effectiveness at improving health. But there's another big problem for doctors and hospitals that want their patients to use the apps that do work: prescribing them.

Xconomy


HealthTech

June 14, 2017

DFJ leads $8.5 million investment in Xealth's digital prescription service

Bérénice Magistretti

Xealth, a health care startup that allows doctors to prescribe digital services like apps and devices, today announced a seed round of $8.5 million, led by DFJ.

VentureBeat


HealthTech

June 14, 2017

Seattle health-care tech startup Xealth raises $8.5 million

Rachel Lerman

Xealth hopes to find an office by the end of the year and plans to grow its team from 12 employees to 25 by the end of the year and double it again in 2017.

The Seattle Times


HealthTech

June 14, 2017

Providence digital innovation lab spins out first company, Xealth, which just raised $8.5M

Coral Garnick

Xealth hopes to find an office by the end of the year and plans to grow its team from 12 employees to 25 by the end of the year and double it again in 2017.

Puget Sound Business Journal


HealthTech

June 14, 2017

Providence digital innovation lab spins out first company, Xealth, which just raised $8.5M

PR NewsWire

Xealth, a digital health care startup, today announced an $8.5M investment led by DFJ and the launch of its digital prescribing and analytics platform. The Xealth platform, which is being used by two of the largest health care systems in the US—Seattle-based Providence and Pittsburgh-based UPMC—enables physicians and clinicians to prescribe customized digital health care content, apps, and services as easily as they do medications today.

PR NewsWire


HealthTech

June 14, 2017

Providence spinout Xealth raises $8.5 million

Erin Dietscher

Seattle-based Xealth, a new startup out of Providence Health & Services, has nabbed $8.5 million in a round led by DFJ. The company's platform lets physicians prescribe digital health content, apps and services.

MedCity News


HealthTech

June 14, 2017

Providence Spins Out First Incubated Company: Xealth

Paul Barr

A new era began in June within Providence St. Joseph Health's digital innovation effort, which announced that it had launched its first internally incubated technology company, Xealth.

Hospitals and Health Networks


HealthTech

June 14, 2017

Digital Health Startup Incubated at Providence Lands $8.5M for Digital Prescription Platform

Jasmine Pennic

Xealth, a digital health startup incubated within Providence's Digital Innovation program has raised $8.5 million in funding led by DFJ to launch its digital prescription platform. The funding also included participation from leading healthcare organizations including Providence, UPMC, Hennepin, and Froedtert.

Jasmine Pennic