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The West Health Investment Fund invests in companies that are developing health care technologies or services that have the potential to substantially lower the cost of health care delivery.

The Fund targets early stage opportunities with a strong preference for pre-commercial and early commercial companies. Preferred investment candidates will value strategic partnership in addition to investment capital.

Current Investments

Reflexion Health, Inc. is a newly formed startup company that has licensed Microsoft Kinect for Windows-based physical therapy software developed at the West Health Institute.

Reflexion Health, Inc.

Sense4Baby, Inc. is developing technology for a wireless fetal monitor which could be used to monitor high-risk pregnancies in remote clinics and was developed at the West Health Institute.

Sense4Baby, Inc. is developing technology for a wireless fetal monitor

GlySens Incorporated is a privately held corporation that is committed to developing a long term glucose sensor system to continuously monitor glucose levels and enhance the care and treatment of diabetes.

The GlySens approach employs a long term, fully implanted sensor that is unobtrusive and functions automatically and continuously, transmitting its signal wirelessly to points of need, which can include other devices configured to use the glucose signal, such as an external monitor. The sensor is intended to enable the introduction of new medical device systems to significantly improve the lives of people living with diabetes. The Company's unique position in the field is built upon a solid foundation of scientific and engineering achievements, and a dedicated team with a demonstrated record of success in the development and introduction of new technologies for continuous glucose monitoring.

GlySens Incorporated is a privately held corporation that is committed to...

RxAnte is a health care improvement company that provides a new and innovative approach for driving medication adherence by helping organizations target, manage and evaluate their adherence support initiatives. The company's patent-pending predictive analytics and decision support solutions turn ordinary claims data into actionable insights and management recommendations that help health care organizations deliver the right intervention to the right patient at the right time. For more information, please visit www.rxante.com.

RxAnte is a health care improvement company that provides a new and...

Change Healthcare has set the industry standard for actionable healthcare cost transparency – a critical component to the success of higher deductible health plans and to controlling the burden of rising healthcare costs. Built on more than three years of medical, dental and pharmacy claims data, the company’s flag ship product, a web-based decision support platform, Transparency MessengerTM, provides employees with personalized views of pricing information and proactive alerts that highlight opportunities to save money on routine care and prescriptions in their local area. By enabling informed decision-making prior to selecting and receiving care, Change Healthcare delivers substantial cost savings to both employers and employees. Change Healthcare works self-insured employers, health plans and pharmacy benefit management companies across the U.S.
www.changehealthcare.com

The company’s web-based decision support tool Transparency MessengerTM...

goBalto is a developer of new generation web-based solutions that simplify how clinical trials are conducted in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries. Tracker™, launched in June 2011, is the first purpose-built Software-as-a-Service clinical research tool that enables clinical trials sponsors to collaborate with multiple partners directly from the web in a transparent and regulatory compliant manner.  Founded in Silicon Valley in 2008 by biotechnology industry veteran Jae Chung and backed by leading health technology investors, goBalto applies agile and lean start-up methodologies to building technological solutions that address evolving global healthcare.
www.gobalto.com

The company’s new generation web-based solutions simplify...

Healthsense, Inc. is a market leader in providing technology solutions for the future of aging services. Healthsense offers completely integrated solutions based on a standard Wi-Fi platform for Remote Safety and Wellness monitoring, Personal Emergency Response systems and Wi-Fi wireless nurse call systems. These systems are scalable, flexible and are proven across a broad base of installations. The flagship Healthsense product is the eNeighbor® remote monitoring system. The eNeighbor system utilizes a series of wireless sensors, placed throughout a residence, that learn a resident’s daily routine and automatically call for help if the system does not detect the expected routine of daily activities.
www.healthsense.com

The company’s in-home monitoring sensors and solutions meet the needs...

Humedica is a next-generation clinical informatics company that provides novel software-as-a-service (SaaS)-based business intelligence solutions to the health care industry. Through cutting-edge analytics, Humedica connects patient information across varied medical settings and time periods to generate a truly longitudinal and comprehensive view of patient care. Humedica provides our partners and customers with the informatics solutions necessary to improve, manage, and succeed in today’s dynamic health care market. Humedica is defining knowledge in health care.
www.humedica.com

The company’s next-generation clinical informatics provides novel...

Sotera Wireless, Inc. is a medical device company dedicated to development, marketing and sale of a new generation of comprehensive vital signs monitoring. Sotera’s mission is to improve patient safety by empowering clinicians to detect early signs of deterioration in virtually any care setting and enable rapid response and early intervention, all without limiting the patient’s freedom of movement.
www.soterawireless.com

The company’s new generation of continuous vital signs monitoring...