News from Echo Health Ventures’ Portfolio Companies - May 2019

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The first part of 2019 has been filled with exciting announcements and updates from Echo Health Ventures’ portfolio companies. Learn more about the latest investments, product launches, acquisitions and more that are building the next great health care companies to transform the industry.

Strive Health, Aledade, Cityblock and DispatchHealth join the Echo Health Ventures portfolio

AccessOne acquired HealthFirst Financial, a software-enabled service provider

American Well announced the launch of their American Well 250 Cart, a telemedicine device

Avalon Healthcare Solutions earned certified status for information security by HITRUST for their Automated Policy Enforcement Application (APEA) platform

Caremerge is teaming up with Amazon to use Alexa voice technology in bringing Caremerge Voice to the senior living marketplace

GNS Healthcare CEO Colin Hill and Co-Founder Iya Khalil were recognized in the Top 50 Healthcare Technology CEOs of 2019 and the 50 Women-Led Startups That Are Crushing Tech

Life Image announced a strategic partnership with swyMed, a leading provider of mobile telemedicine

Livongo signed a definitive agreement to acquire myStrength, a digital behavioral health solution  

MDsave partnered with Gwinnett Medical Center and HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital to help save patients money

Phreesia earned the top spot as the 2019 KLAS Category Leader for Patient Intake Management

Springbuk announced a round of enhancements to its platform that combines data analytics with data science to help employers better manage healthcare and benefits costs

UpFront Healthcare Services was named one of the twenty hottest health companies by The Observer

Wildflower Health announced the launch of a new Amazon Alexa skill called “Family Health by Wildflower”

Tyto Care lands deal with Best Buy to sell its TytoHome telehealth device kit in stores