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Health Hero Network  Acquired by The Bosch Group (2007  amount undisclosed )

2400 Geng Road, Ste. 200
Palo Alto, CA 94303
USA
650-690-9100
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Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Phyllis Gardner (Stanford Medical Center) Joel Liffman (Oracle Strategic Partners);  James McClurg (MDS Harris);  Allen Petersen (American Tool);  Charles Rothstein (GMA Capital);  Michael Shiell (Abbey Healthcare Limited);  Alexander Spiro (InvestCare Partners);  Albert S Waxman (Psilos CEO)
Former outside board: Jan Steenkamp (OpenTV);  William Wright (Amcon Corp)
Company

Business description: Health Hero Network develops and markets the Health Buddy® System for health improvement. The Health Buddy System serves as the interface between patients at home and care providers, facilitating education and monitoring of patients with chronic conditions. The System includes monitoring technologies, clinical information databases, Internet-enabled decision support tools, health management programs and content development tools. Through increased communication, behavior modification, and prevention, the Health Buddy System improves the quality of patient care. Health Hero Network's systems are protected by 57 issued US patents. Health Hero Network develops and markets the Health Buddy® system for health improvement. The Health Buddy system serves as the interface between patients at home and care providers, facilitating patient education and monitoring of chronic conditions. The system includes monitoring technologies, clinical information databases, Internet-enabled decision support tools, health management programs and content development tools. Through increased communication, behavior modification, and prevention, the Health Buddy system improves quality of care.
Customers include: Kaiser PermanenteMcKessonStanford University;  APS Healthcare;  Bend Memorial Clinic;  CCS CareGuide;  Coordinated Care Solutions/CareGuide;  Council on Aging;  Eckhard;  Health Dialog;  Henry Ford Health System;  Mercy Health Center;  Pacificare;  The American Medical Group Association;  The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services ;  The Department of Veterans Affairs;  Veterans Integrated Service Network;  Wenatchee Valley Medical Center
Partners include: American Medical AlertHealthetechTheraSense;  Coordinated Care Solutions/CareGuide ;  RTX Healthcare;  Sananet;  WebVMC ;  Yamatake
Capital

Rounds: 6
Recent Fundings: Nov 2006   Mar 2000
Capital raised: 75.4M
Last Round: 16.0M
Ownership: Acquired by The Bosch Group (2007  amount undisclosed )
VCs include: Integral Capital Partners Chase Capital PartnersCalifornia Technology Ventures ;  InvestCare Partners;  The Invus Group;  Merlin BioMed Group;  Psilos Group Partners;  Artal Services;  ZG Ventures;  Shoreline Venture Partners
Angels/other VCs: Joel Liffman (Oracle);  Artalsa Psilos
Corporate investors: OpenTVBoston Scientific Oracle Ventures;  Draupnir

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Overview
Record updated: May 2008
Sector: Medical
Year Founded: 1988
Headcount: 51-75 as of Nov 2006
Rounds: 6
Recent Fundings: Nov 2006   Mar 2000
Capital Raised: 75.4M
Last Round: 16.0M
Ownership: Acquired by The Bosch Group (2007  amount undisclosed )