Strong mHealth focus for Startup Health & GE Health Entrepreneurship Program

TechCrunch GE and Startup Health Select mHealth firms for 3 year Health Entrepreneurship Program

Michael Seo at TechCrunch has revealed the thirteen selected startups that have been selected after a two month screening process for the GE and StartUp Health Academy Entrepreneurship Program.

GE and Startup Health Academy Entrepreneurship Program

It’s very positive to see that half a dozen mHealth startups made it through, including:

Care At Hand

Care At Hand Website

Care at Hand is a mobile early warning system for elderly home care aides based in Boston, MA.


CareMerge Website

…is a company from Chicago, IL that provides apps that coordinate communication between seniors living in homes and their families.


Get Health App Website

…is a company based in Dublin, Ireland and New York, NY that offers an online platform that encourages employee involvement in corporate wellness programs.


GoGoHealth Website

GoGoHealth is a company from Atlanta, GA that allows patients to get a diagnosis or a subscription from their health provider through their computer or smartphone.

Oxitone Medical

Oxitone Medical Website

Oxitone Medical is a company from Ashkelon, Israel that develops wearable pulse oximeters.



WalkJoy is company from Long Beach, CA that develops a wearable device that aids in the restoration of gait and balance disorders.

NB. Regular readers of mHealth Insight will be familiar with Oxitone Medical and GetHealth as they were selected as winners of the “Best in Show” Startup Competition we organised at last years mHealth Summit for Samsung USA. Click here to watch their video pitches.

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