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  • CareInSync

    CareInSync offers a proprietary mobile platform that allows care teams to collaborate on patient transition plans to expedite discharges and reduce readmissions.
    Investment $1,750,000
  • Direct Dermatology

    Direct Dermatology is a telemedicine company that provides remote dermatology consultations, expanding access to convenient and affordable specialty care.
    Investment $740,000
  • Healthfinch

    Healthfinch provides software that streamlines prescription refills to improve the quality and efficiency of care by automating routine, repeatable tasks.
    Investment $250,000
  • iRhythm Technologies

    iRhythm developed an outpatient cardiac monitor that has the potential to make diagnosing cardiac arrhythmias more efficient, cost-effective, and convenient.
    Investment $1,500,000
  • PipelineRx

    PipelineRx is a telepharmacy company that offers safety-net and rural hospitals access to remote pharmacy consultations to improve efficiency and reduce errors.
    Investment $790,000
  • Propeller Health

    Propeller Health (formerly Asthmapolis) combines sensors, mobile apps, and services to help patients and their physicians better understand and control chronic respiratory disease to reduce preventable emergency room visits, hospitalizations, and unnecessary suffering.
    Investment $1,047,000
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Investment Criteria

CHCF provides low-cost loans, loan guarantees, or equity to support organizations that are developing market-based solutions. Projects must have experienced management, potential for growth and sustainability, prototype-ready products, and customer interest in California.

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California Telehealth Resource Center: 2014 Telehealth Summit

Monday, April 28 to Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Center for Care Innovations: Safety Net Innovation Network Meeting

Wednesday, April 30 to Thursday, May 1, 2014

Past Events:

XX Women in Health Retreat

Held: March 27, 2014
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Notes from the Team

Position Posted for Health Innovations Fund Program Officer / Senior Program Officer

The goal of the CHCF Innovations for the Underserved program is to reduce barriers to efficient, affordable health care for Californians by catalyzing the development and adoption of low-cost, efficient health care technologies and services.

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