Welcome to West Health Incubator

The West Health Incubator provides expertise and resources to young businesses that share the mission of West Health—four organizations pioneering new and smarter technologies, policies and practices, to make high-quality healthcare more accessible at a lower cost to all Americans. The Incubator is a for-profit venture, with all returns committed to medical research and other charitable activities.

Along with the Incubator, West Health includes the Gary and Mary West Health Institute, a nonprofit medical research organization working to create new, more effective ways of delivering care; the Gary and Mary West Health Policy Center, a nonprofit resource in Washington, D.C., providing policy education and proposals; and the for-profit Gary and Mary West Health Investment Fund, providing investments to businesses that share our mission. 

Resident Companies

Sense4Baby, Inc., is the developer of a smartphone-based maternal/fetal monitoring system to further improve the quality of care for mothers and babies.

AirStrip, the leading provider of mobile healthcare solutions that drive clinical transformation, acquired the assets of Sense4Baby, Inc., and licensed the associated technology from the Gary and Mary West Health Institute in early 2014. 

Sense4Baby, Inc., is the developer of a smartphone-based maternal/fetal...

Reflexion Health is a digital medicine software publisher. Its first product, Vera™, uses the Microsoft Kinect platform to transform rehabilitation medicine by providing engaging, low-cost software tools to motivate patients and help coach them in physical therapy. Reflexion Health licensed technology from the West Health Institute and is funded by the West Health Investment Fund. 

The Latest

BLOG SERIES: Examining the continued role of interoperability in reducing medical errors
Nov
17
Cuff-less blood pressure monitors reach the market
Sep
29
A Prescription for the Achilles Heel of Healthcare IT
Sep
18
Press Release: AirStrip Raises $25 Million from Innovative Healthcare Leaders to Bring the Benefits of Mobile-Enabled Healthcare to All
Aug
26
Will Microsoft’s New Kinect Become a Mainstream Medical Device?
Jul
19
New Kinect for Windows offers increased accuracy to healthcare startups
Jul
14
Amazon’s Fire Phone might be a boon for health apps (Reflexion Health)
Jun
26
100 Most Influential People in Healthcare, 2014 Nominees
May
05
AirStrip acquires Sense4Baby assets from West Health
Mar
27
Press Release: West Health Investment Fund announces acquisition of Sense4Baby
Mar
26
Blog: Celebrating Patient Safety Awareness Week with Interoperability
Mar
06
The Pulse: Wharton Healthcare Business Journal - Valeriani on tackling the Cost of US Healthcare Pg. 32
Feb
20
Health IT Chief DeSalvo Says Interoperability a 'Top Priority' for 2014
Feb
07
Sense4Baby Receives 510(k) Clearance, CE Mark
Jan
30
Sense4Baby, Inc.™ receives 510(k) clearance and CE mark for commercializing smartphone-based maternal/fetal monitoring system in the U.S. and Europe
Dec
03
Wireless Pregnancy Monitor Approved for Sale
Dec
03
FDA clears mobile-enabled Sense4Baby maternal, fetal monitor
Dec
03
Buyers should demand price transparency
Dec
02
F.D.A. to Regulate Some Health Apps
Sep
23
Better health from the start
Jun
26
Reflexion works to make rehab effective, fun
Jun
26
Tool up
Jun
10
Reflexion Health advancing physical therapy with Kinect for Windows
May
09
San Diego Life Sciences Roundup: Avalon’s GSK Deal, Illumina, & More
May
01
Grossman named CEO at Sense4Baby
Apr
29
Sense4Baby Raises $4 Million
Apr
24
Press Release: Sense4Baby, Inc. Names Dr. Jessica Grossman President and CEO
Apr
23
Sense4Baby Receives $4M
Apr
23
Sense4Baby raises $4M, hires new CEO
Apr
23
Sense4Baby gets new leader, funding
Apr
23
Can the Kinect Help Heal Wounded Veterans?
Dec
18
Reflexion Raises $4.25M for Kinect-Based Physical Therapy Software
Oct
31
West Health spinoff uses Kinect platform
Oct
31
West Health puts $4.25M into rehab technology
Oct
30
Prescription software developer raises $4.25M for physical therapy program
Oct
30
Reflexion Health Raises $4.25M
Oct
30
Press Release: West Health Institute licenses Kinect-based physical therapy technology to Reflexion Health; West Health Investment Fund makes $4.25 million investment
Oct
29
Sense4Baby Gets Funding For Wireless Fetal Monitoring
Oct
08
West Health spins off wireless fetal monitor Sense4Baby
Oct
08
Seeing our Reflexion in the news
Oct
08
Sense4Baby Is Incubator’s First Tenant
Sep
21
Press Release: Sense4Baby, Inc. Licenses Wireless Fetal Monitor System in West Health Institute’s First Technology Transfer
Sep
17
Nicholas J. Valeriani Appointed Chief Executive of West Health
Aug
15
Press Release: Gary and Mary West Announce Formation of the West Health Investment Fund
Oct
19