Private Sector Funding Options for Your New Health Technology Development Project©
Since the passage of the 2010 Affordable Care Act (ACA), the health technology development sector has witnessed steady streams of private sector investments into startups and small emerging firms. The Mercom Capital Group, an Austin, Texas-based research and communications firm, indicated that since 2010 digital health companies have received $35 billion in investor funding in over 4,000 deals. In 2018, Rock Health, a San Francisco, CA-based research firm, reported that private investors poured nearly $8.3 billion dollars into digital health startups and small emerging companies. The 2018 investment level far exceeded the $5.7 billion provided in 2017.
This new informative publication is designed to educate aspiring entrepreneurs, startups and emerging small firms about five private sector funding options, i.e., Business Angels, Venture Capital, Health System Venture Funds, Healthcare Corporate Venture Capital and Pharmaceutical Venture Funds, available to invest in their health technology or medical device projects. It also highlights how they can better position and prepare their companies to actually obtain new health technology development money from the five private investment capital sources. Finally, the publication includes a list of potential investors presently seeking solid investment candidates who are producing market-driven, unique health technology solutions or medical devices.
Health System Venture and Healthcare Corporate Venture Capital (CVC) Funds
Increasingly, two funding sources are becoming significant private capital investors to health technology startups and small emerging firms. They are, more importantly, seeking and funding original health technology solutions that meet the demands of medical facilities, healthcare providers, and patients. Unlike traditional investors, such as venture capitalists and business angels, these investors offer a unique strategic relationship with startups and small emerging firms that goes beyond funding.
This free information brief is about raising early stage funding from Health System Venture and Healthcare Corporate Venture Capital (CVC) funds. More importantly, it provides small firms with an overview of health system venture and healthcare CVC funds, their investment technology areas, and how to obtain the needed funding from the two unique funding sources. The brief, moreover, shows a path for those who are looking for needed new health technology development private investment capital to those who are able to provide funding.
This publication is specifically designed for health technology startups and small emerging firms who successfully demonstrated a proof-of-concept, i.e., feasibility, and/or built a technology prototype. It offers startups and small emerging firms insights on positioning their companies to gain money from health system venture and healthcare CVC funds. Finally, the publication includes a list of the leading health system venture and healthcare CVC funds.
Table of Contents
- Two Health Technology Development Investment Sources
- Health System Venture Funds Overview
- List of Leading Health System Venture Funds
- Healthcare Corporate Venture Capital (CVC) Funds Overview
- List of Leading Corporate Ventures Capital (CVC) Funds
- Winning Health System Venture and Corporate Venture Capital (CVC) Funding