Health Technology Funding Trends - Q3 2017

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The following graphs highlight recent trends in Health Technology startup funding activity. The graphics include data through August 2017.

Health Technology Funding by Year

The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Health Technology startups for each year. 2015 has the most funding to date at around $8.9B.

Health Technology Funding by Vintage Year

The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by Health Technology companies founded in a certain year. Companies founded in 2013 have raised the most funding at around $5.2B.

We are currently tracking 2053 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 57 countries, with a total of $52.9 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology market report.

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Health Technology Funding by Round - Q3 2017

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The following two graphs summarize the rounds of funding going into the Health Technology space. Please note these graphics are made using data through August 2017.

Health Technology Funding Amount by Round

The graph above shows the total amount of VC funding broken out by round. From 2006 to 2016, we saw a general increase in the overall sector funding, with the total amount peaking in 2015 and declining slightly thereafter. Earlier stage rounds (Series A, B, and C) make up a larger share of the total amount.

Health Technology Funding Count by Round

The graph above shows the total count of funding events broken out by round. From 2006 to 2016 we’ve seen an upward trend that peaked in 2014 and declined slightly thereafter. Earlier stage funding such as Seed, Series A, and Series B events make up the majority of funding event counts. 

We are currently tracking 2040 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 57 countries, with a total of $52.3 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology market report.

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Health Technology Activity by Selected Investors - Q3 2017

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The following graph summarizes investor activity in the Health Technology space. Please note these graphics are made using data through August 2017.

Health Technology Activity by Selected Investors

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Health Technology investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by selected investors. Major investors into the space include NEA, GE Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Sequoia Capital, and Y Combinator. 

We are currently tracking 2028 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 57 countries, with a total of $52.2 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology market report.

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Venture Investing in Health Technology - Q3 2017

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The following graphs highlight venture investing trends into the Health Technology sector. The graphics include data through August 2017.

Health Technology Venture Investing by Category

The above graph compares the total venture funding in each Health Technology category to the number of companies in the category. The Digital Medical Devices category leads in both metrics, with around $9.6B in funding and about 250 startups.  

Health Technology Average Funding by Category

The above analysis summarizes the average company funding in each Health Technology category. The Genomics category leads the sector with $75M in average funding per company, followed by the Insurance/Payments and Health Destination Sites categories.

We are currently tracking 2008 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 57 countries, with a total of $51.4B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology market report. 

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Health Technology Exits by Category and by Year - Q3 2017

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The following graphs highlight the exit activity in the Health Technology sector. The graphics include data through August 2017.

Health Technology Exits Activity by Category

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each Health Technology category. The Clinical Administration category leads the sector with 16 IPOs and 24 acquisitions. The Digital Medical Devices category follows behind with 15 IPOs and 9 acquisitions.

Health Technology Exit Activity by Year

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in Health Technology by year. 2016 currently leads the sector with 52 acquisitions and 6 IPOs, with 2015 following behind with 30 acquisitions and 12 IPOs.

We are currently tracking 2005 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 57 countries, with a total of $51.7 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology market report.

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Average and Median Age by Health Technology Category - Q3 2017

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The following graph shows average and median age in the Health Technology sector. The graphic includes data through August 2017.

Health Technology Age by Category

The above graph summarizes the average and median age of companies in each Health Technology category. The Electronic Health/Medical Records category has the highest average age at around 14 years, and the Healthcare Robotics category has the highest median age, also at around 14 years. On the other hand, Healthcare Search is the youngest Health Technology category with an average age of 6 years and a median age of 5 years.

We are currently tracking 1995 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 57 countries, with a total of $50.4 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology market report.

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Health Technology Companies Founded by Year - Q3 2017

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The following graph shows the founding year distribution in the Health Technology sector. The graphic includes data through August 2017.

Health Technology Companies Founded by Year

The above graph summarizes the number of Health Technology companies founded in a certain year. 2013 ranks at the top with 267 companies founded in that year alone. 2012 is the runner-up with 211 companies founded in that year.

We are currently tracking 1983 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 57 countries, with a total of $48.5B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology market report.

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Health Technology Funding by Round - Q3 2017

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The following two graphs summarize the rounds of funding going into the Health Technology space. Please note these graphics are made using data through April 2017.

Health Technology Funding Amount by Round

The graph above shows the total amount of VC funding broken out by round. From 2006 to 2016, we saw a general increase in the overall sector funding, with the total amount peaking in 2015 and declining slightly thereafter. Earlier stage rounds (Series A, B, and C) make up a larger share of the total amount.

Health Technology Funding Count by Round

The graph above shows the total count of funding events broken out by round. From 2006 to 2016 we’ve seen an upward trend that peaked in 2014 and declined slightly thereafter. Earlier stage funding such as Seed, Series A, and Series B events make up the majority of funding event counts. 

We are currently tracking 1960 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 57 countries, with a total of $47.1 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology market report.

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Health Technology Exits by Category and by Year - Q2 2017

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The following graphs highlight the exit activity in the Health Technology sector. The graphics include data through April 2017.

Exit Activity by Category in Health Technology

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each Health Technology category. The Administration/Backend category leads the sector with 16 IPOs and 21 acquisitions. The Digital Medical Devices and EHR/EMR categories follow behind with 20 exits each.

Exit Activity by Year in Health Technology

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in Health Technology by year. 2016 currently leads the sector with 51 acquisitions and 5 IPOs, with 2015 following behind with 28 acquisitions and 10 IPOs.

We are currently tracking 1942 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 57 countries, with a total of $46.5 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology market report.

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Average and Median Age by Health Technology Category - Q2 2017

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The following graph shows average and median age in the Health Technology sector. The graphic includes data through April 2017.

Average/Median Age by Health Technology Category

The above graph summarizes the average and median age of companies in each Health Technology category. The Electronic Health/Medical Records category has the highest average age at around 14 years, and the Healthcare Robotics category has the highest median age, also at 14 years. 

We are currently tracking 1924 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 57 countries, with a total of $45.6 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology market report.

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Health Technology Companies Founded by Year - Q2 2017

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The following graph shows the founding year distribution in the Health Technology sector. The graphic includes data through April 2017.

Health Technology Companies Founded by Year

The above graph summarizes the number of Health Technology companies founded in a certain year. 2013 ranks at the top with 253 companies founded in that year alone. 2012 is the runner-up with 200 companies founded in that year.

We are currently tracking 1896 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 58 countries, with a total of $43.6B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology market report.

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Health Technology Funding by Round - Q2 2017

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The following two graphs summarize the rounds of funding going into the Health Technology space. Please note these graphics are made using data through April 2017.

HealthTech Funding Amount by Round

The graph above shows the total amount of VC funding broken out by round. From 2006 to 2016, we saw a general increase in the overall sector funding, with the total amount peaking in 2015 and declining slightly thereafter. Earlier stage rounds (Series A, B, and C) make up a larger share of the total amount.

HealthTech Funding Count by Round

The graph above shows the total count of funding events broken out by round. From 2006 to 2016 we’ve seen an upward trend that peaked in 2014 and declined slightly thereafter. Earlier stage funding such as Seed, Series A, and Series B events make up the majority of funding event counts. 

We are currently tracking 1876 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 58 countries, with a total of $41.8 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology market report.

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Health Technology Exits by Category and by Year - Q1 2017

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The following graphs highlight the exit activity in the Health Technology sector. The graphics include data through October 2016.

Exit Activity by Category in Health Tech

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each Health Technology category. The Clinical Administration/Backend category leads the sector with 12 IPOs and 14 acquisitions. The Electronic Health/Medical Records category follows behind with 8 IPOs and 9 acquisitions.

Exit Activity by Year in Health Tech

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in Health Technology by year. 2016 currently leads the sector with 40 acquisitions and 2 IPOs, with 2015 following behind with 27 acquisitions and 7 IPOs.

We are currently tracking 1839 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 58 countries, with a total of $40.8 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology market report.

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Average and Median Age by Health Technology Category - Q1 2017

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The following graph shows average and median age in the Health Technology sector. The graphic includes data through October 2016.

Average and Median Age by Health Tech Category

The above graph summarizes the average and median age of companies in each Health Technology category. The Electronic Health/Medical Records category has the highest average age at 14 years, and the Healthcare Robotics category has the highest median age, also at 14 years. 

We are currently tracking 1796 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 58 countries, with a total of $40.2 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology landscape report and database.

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Health Technology Companies Founded by Year - Q1 2017

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The following graph shows the founding year distribution in the Health Technology sector. The graphic includes data through October 2016.

Health Tech Companies Founded by Year

The above graph summarizes the number of Health Technology companies founded in a certain year. 2013 ranks at the top with 207 companies founded in that year alone. 2012 is the runner-up with 172 companies founded in that year.

We are currently tracking 1775 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 57 countries, with a total of $38.4B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology landscape report and database.

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Health Technology Funding Trends - Q4 2016

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Total HealthTech Funding by Year

The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Health Technology startups for each year. 2015 is the best year so far with over $7.5B in funding. 2014 comes in at second place with just around $6.3B raised to date.

HealthTech Funding by Vintage Year

The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by Health Technology companies founded in a certain year. Companies founded in 2013 have raised the most funding at just over $3.9B, followed by those founded in 2011 which have raised about $2.6B.

We are currently tracking 1602 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 54 countries, with a total of $34.4B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology landscape report and database.

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Health Technology Startup Landscape Trends and Insights - Q4 2016

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A report providing an overview of the Health Technology startup landscape, graphical trends and insights, and recent funding and exit events. Click here to see this entire deck on SlideShare.

Health Technology Slideshare Title

Health Technology Report Outline

Health Technology Sector Description

Health Technology Logo Map

Health Technology Categories 1

Health Technology Categories 2

Health Technology Categories 3

Health Technology Trends and Insights

Health Technology Venture Investing Graph

Health Technology Funding Over Time

Health Technology Funding by Type

Health Technology Funding by Vintage Year

Health Technology Geo Map

Health Technology Investor Activity

Health Technology Exits by Year

Health Technology Quarterly Update

Health Technology Recent Funding Events

Health Technology Recent Exit Events

About Venture Scanner

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Health Technology Slideshare End

We are currently tracking 1595 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 54 countries, with a total of $33.6 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology landscape report and database.

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Health Technology Category Innovation Quadrant - Q4

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Health Technology Category Innovation Quadrant

Our Innovation Quadrant provides a snapshot of the average funding and average age for the different Health Technology categories and how they compare with one another.
 
   •  Heavyweights: Categories with high average funding and high average age. These categories are comprised of companies that have reached maturity with significant financing.
 
   •  Established: Categories with low average funding and high average age. These categories are comprised of companies that have reached maturity with less financing.
 
   •  Disruptors: Categories with high average funding and low average age. These categories are comprised of companies that are less mature with significant financing.
 
   •  Pioneers: Categories with low average funding and low average age. These categories are comprised of companies that are less mature with earlier stages of financing.
 
The definitions of the...
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Health Technology Market Overview - Q4 2016

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Health Technology Sector Map

The above sector map organizes the Health Technology sector into 22 categories and shows a sampling of companies in each category.

Clinical Administration and Backend: Companies that help foster management of healthcare-related administrative tasks. Examples include scheduling, patient transfers, billing, and compliance.

Digital Medical Devices & Diagnostics: Companies that manufacture a new generation of IT-enabled medical devices and diagnostic tools for use by doctors and other clinical staff. Examples include tools for use in surgery, monitoring equipment, and detection equipment.

Population Health Management: Services that help manage and analyze patient data across groups of people to create actionable insights for healthcare providers. Examples include population data management, coordinated care across populations, and streamlined reporting on individuals.

Genomics and Personalized Medicine: Companies that utilize human genome data for analytics and disease prevention....

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Health Technology Exits by Category and by Year - Q3 2016

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Exit Activity by Category in Health Technology

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each Health Technology category. The Clinical Administration/Backend category leads the sector with 11 IPOs and 8 acquisitions. The Electronic Health/Medical Records category follows behind with 7 IPOs and 7 acquisitions.

Exit Activity by Year in Health Technology

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in Health Technology by year. 2016 currently leads the sector with 30 acquisitions and 2 IPOs, with 2015 following behind with 25 acquisitions and 5 IPOs.

We are currently tracking 1458 Health Technology companies in 21 categories across 52 countries, with a total of $29.5 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology landscape report and database.

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Average Funding by Health Technology Category - Q3 2016

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The above analysis summarizes the average company funding in each Health Technology category. The Health Insurance & Payments category leads the sector with over $70M in average funding per company, followed by the Genomics & Personalized Medicine category with over $55M in average funding per company.

We are currently tracking 1,319 Health Technology companies in 21 categories across 48 countries, with a total of $27.6 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology landscape report with data.

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Health Technology Activity by Selected Investors - Q3 2016

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The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Health Technology investors participated in, and the number of unique Health Tech companies funded by selected investors. Kleiner Perkins, Khosla Ventures, and HCA all currently tie in the first place with 35 investments into Health Technology. HCA takes the lead in the number of HealthTech companies backed (27 companies), followed by Khosla Ventures (20 companies) and Kleiner Perkins (15 companies).

We are currently tracking 1298 Health Technology companies in 21 categories across 48 countries, with a total of $27.3B in funding. Click here to see the full Health Technology landscape report and data.

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Average and Median Age by Health Technology Category Q3 2016

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The above graph summarizes the average age and median age of companies in each Health Technology category. The Electronic Health/Medical Records category ranks as the most mature Health Technology category with an average age of around 14 years and a median age of 10 years. Population Management comes in as the second oldest category, with a average age of 13 and a median age of around 8 years.

We are currently tracking 1289 Health Technology companies in 21 categories across 48 countries, with a total of $26.5B in funding. Click here to see the full Health Technology landscape report and data.

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Health Technology Companies Founded by Year

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The analyses below summarize the number of Health Technology companies that were founded in each year.

The above graph summarizes the number of Health Technology companies founded in a certain year. 2013 is the year with the most HealthTech companies founded (156 companies), followed by 2012 with 136 companies and 2011 with 123 companies, respectively.

We are currently tracking 1255 Health Technology companies in 21 categories across 48 countries, with a total of $25 Billion in funding. Click here to see the full Health Technology landscape report and data.

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Health Technology Q1 Update in 15 Visuals

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We at Venture Scanner are tracking 1,091 Health Technology companies across 22 categories, with a combined funding amount of $20.3 Billion. The 15 visuals below summarize the current state of Health Technology.

1. Health Technology Market Overview

We have organized Health Technology into the 22 categories listed below:

Clinical Administration and Backend: Companies that help foster management of healthcare-related administrative tasks. Examples include scheduling, patient transfers, billing, and compliance.

Digital Medical Devices & Diagnostics: Companies that manufacture a new generation of IT-enabled medical devices and diagnostic tools for use by doctors and other clinical staff. Examples include tools for use in surgery, monitoring equipment, and detection equipment.

Population Health Management: Services that help manage and analyze patient data across groups of people to create actionable insights for healthcare providers. Examples include population data...

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