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Echo Health Ventures HLTH 2019

HLTH 2019 Highlights From a VC Perspective

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This year, 6,000 influencers and innovators across all disciplines in health care converged on the HLTH conference to ask one question: how do we create the future of health care?

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Sonny Goyal, Echo Health Ventures

Echo Health Ventures Welcomes Sonny Goyal as Partner

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Echo Health Ventures is pleased to announce that Sonny Goyal has joined the company as Partner. Kurt Sheline and Ryan Gillooly have been promoted to Principals of Strategic Investment.
Balloons

Circulation Secures $10.5 Million in Funding

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Echo Health Ventures has participated in Series A financing for Circulation, a Boston, Massachusetts-based company specializing in non-emergency medical transportation (NEMT). Circulation is a new way to book NEMT services with the benefit of HIPAA compliance; it can seamlessly be integrated with healthcare systems as well as both established and on-demand vendors. CEO Robin Heffernan states that Circulation can significantly increase patient satisfaction rates while simultaneously cutting ride costs by up to 70 percent.
Health Care

With $5.6M in New Funding, Upfront Healthcare Services Wants to Streamline Your Doctor Visits

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Upfront Healthcare Services, a Chicago healthtech startup that helps physician practices get smarter about their scheduling, announced Thursday that it has raised a $5.6 million Series A round of funding to support growth and accelerate its product development cycle. Nashville Capital Network led the round, in which Echo Health Ventures, Hyde Park Venture Partners and Martin Venture participated. Upfront uses data science to analyze visits at large physician practices to understand how scheduling and logistics can be improved to make the practice more effective and profitable.
Lew Trowbridge

Echo Health Ventures Welcomes Lew Trowbridge to the Company's Advisory Board

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Echo Health Ventures welcomes health care industry leader Lew Trowbridge to its Advisory Board. In this role, Trowbridge will work closely with the Echo Health Ventures team to build EHV's portfolio of new investments and support the growth of existing portfolio companies. As former President and Chief Operating Officer of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska, Trowbridge has extensive experience in building high-value collaborations among Blue Cross Blue Shield plans. "His perspective is worth gold to entrepreneurs. Our Advisory Board is set up to allow our team and our portfolio companies access to just the sort of unique expertise Lew brings to the table," said Echo Health Ventures President and Chief Executive Officer Rob Coppedge.

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Evelyn Chojnacki

A View from the Other Side of Health Care

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How does the health care startup space compare to the traditional health insurance industry? Evelyn Chojnacki shares her experience as an Echo Health Ventures Fellow.
Glen Tullman, Livongo

Echo Portfolio CEO Series: Glen Tullman from Livongo

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Learn how EHV portfolio company Livongo is fulfilling their mission to help people live better and healthier lives in a video interview with Livongo’s Former CEO and now Executive Chairman Glen Tullman.