This week, we’re tracking venture capital deals in digital health, augmented reality for the enterprise, wellness, and food tech. Read on for details.
—Buoy Health said it snagged $15 million in a Series B funding round led by Hambrecht Ducera Growth Ventures, which was joined in the investment by Humana (NYSE: HUM), F-Prime Capital Partners, and Optum Ventures. Boston-based Buoy developed a chatbot that provides users with information about health symptoms they’re experiencing, and can guide them through next steps, such as visiting a nearby pharmacy or calling their doctor.
Buoy previously raised at least $9.2 million from investors. Last year, it formed a partnership with CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) to make it simple for patients who use Buoy’s app or website to get checked out at one of CVS’s MinuteClinic locations.Read Complete Article