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Break into the Boardroom partners with HLTH to launch Get on Board program to directly connect companies with female board candidates

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On the heels of its fourth annual event, Break into the Boardroom has partnered with HLTH to host the Get on Board: Break into the Boardroom Match Program at HLTH!

This program will strategically match female executives seeking boardroom positions with forward-looking organizations seeking to add talented female leaders to their corporate boards.

A Healthy Dose Spotlights Alex Drane and Marcus Osborne

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What organization has the greatest opportunity to effect change in healthcare? Each week, 180M Americans visit Walmart. On the latest episode of A Healthy Dose, Trevor Price and Steve Kraus talk with Alexandra Drane (Co-Founder of Eliza Corporation and Walmart cashier) and Marcus Osbornerne (VP, Health and Wellness Transformation at Walmart) about the opportunity Walmart has to transform healthcare.

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Landmark Health Names Nick Loporcaro as Chief Executive Officer

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Oxeon is proud to announce that Nick Loporcaro has been named Chief Executive Officer of Landmark Health. Nick will succeed Adam Boehler, the Company’s Founder and former CEO, who has been named Deputy Administrator of CMS and Director of the CMS Innovation Center, effective in April of 2018. With over thirty years of experience, Nick joins Landmark from McKesson where he most recently served as President of McKesson’s U.S. Pharma and Specialty Health businesses which represent $165 billion in revenue. In this role, he was responsible for overseeing business development, sales, distribution, and operations across all markets. Prior to that, he was President of McKesson Canada from 2011 to 2014 and Vice President and General Manager of McKesson from 2003 to 2011.

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Centivo Health raises $34M Series A, led by Bain Capital Ventures

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Oxeon portfolio investment Centivo Health announced the close of its $34M Series A, led by Bain Capital Ventures, with additional investments from F-Prime Capital Partners, Maverick Ventures, Bessemer Venture Partners, Ingleside Investors, Rand Capital, Grand Central Tech Ventures, Oxeon Investments, and several individual investors, including industry veterans Jim Foreman, Ken Goulet, and Kevin Hill. Centivo is a new type of self-funded health plan, focused on bringing cost sustainability to employers and affordable, high-quality healthcare to the millions of Americans who struggle to pay their healthcare bills.

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Risalto Health raises $1.5M to improve patient outcomes in musculoskeletal care

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Oxeon portfolio investment Risalto Health, a digital health company aiming to transform the delivery of musculoskeletal (MSK) care, has raised $1.5M in seed stage capital from New York-based Health Catalyst Capital Management (HCCM). Risalto will use the financing to expand its machine learning capabilities and commercialize and expand its care concierge program, which will enable superior outcomes and cost savings for patients experiencing back, neck, knee, and hip pain.

Anthem to acquire Aspire Health, Oxeon portfolio company

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Anthem announced that the company has entered into an agreement to acquire Aspire Health, the nation’s largest non-hospice, community-based palliative care provider. Aspire currently provides services under contracts with more than 20 health plans to consumers in 25 states. The acquisition will enable Anthem to continue focusing on enhancing its ability to offer innovative, integrated clinical care models, specifically within palliative care, providing care and support services to patients and their families.

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Town Hall Ventures formed to invest in healthcare companies transforming care delivery to America's most vulnerable populations

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Andy Slavitt, Trevor Price, and David Whelan announced the formation of Town Hall Ventures, a venture capital firm that will seek to invest in health care technology service companies transforming care delivery to America's most vulnerable populations. Town Hall Ventures is an Oxeon-affiliated investment firm focused on investing in solutions for the most vulnerable populations. Continuing in their current roles at Oxeon, Trevor Price and David Whelan are partnering with Andy Slavitt, former CMS administrator under President Barack Obama, to lead the firm's investment activities. We at Oxeon are so excited to have an opportunity to increase the impact of Oxeon’s investments and fulfillment of our mission to make people healthier.

Landmark Health Announces Strategic Investment from General Atlantic

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Oxeon portfolio client Landmark Health, a leading provider of in-home, risk-based medical care, has announced that General Atlantic has made a strategic investment in the company. Founded in 2013, Landmark has rapidly grown to serve over 80,000 patients suffering from complex, chronic conditions and has a presence in California, Massachusetts, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, and Washington State. In its next phase of growth, Landmark plans to continue its expansion into additional markets, including Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, and Ohio.

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Cityblock Health scores $20.8M in Series A funding

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Cityblock Health, an urban healthcare company building scalable solutions to address the unmet health and social needs of Medicaid and Medicare populations, secures $20.8M Series A funding. The round was led by Maverick Ventures, with participation from Thrive Capital, Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs, and Oxeon Holdings.

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