March 30, 2015

Rock Health Reports $1.08B in VC Investment for mHealth Through September

By: On October 5, 2012

Rock Health, the SF-based incubator, released its Digital Health Funding Report for Q3 2012 this week. They report that year-to-date VC investment in digital health companies is up over 70% from the same time last year. Through Q3 2012, VC’s invested a reported $1.08 billion in mHealth companies compared to a total of $956 million in all of 2011. Q3 investments totaled $342 million in 2012 compared to $236 million in 2011, a 45% percent increase.

However, quarter over quarter, investment dropped this year in Q3 versus Q2.  In the second quarter, digital health companies netted an impressive $486 million, including $100 million that went to Castlight Health. Click here to read the Rock Health report.