Ascension Ventures is a strategic health care venture fund with more than $1 billion in capital under management. Their limited partners are some of the most respected, values-driven nonprofit health care systems in the US. As a strategic investor, Ascension Ventures adds value by sharing its portfolio companies' solutions across its limited partner base.
LRVHealth is the “Inside Health Care” venture capital platform. LRVHealth’s investors include leading provider, payer and vendor organizations, comprising a network that touches one in three health care consumers across the U.S. Together, this network collaborates to identify, invest in and adopt innovative solutions to the industry’s most pressing needs.
410 Medical develops and distributes
innovative products that enable
frontline medical providers to
improve care for critically ill patients.
410 Medical’s first product family,
the LifeFlow infusion system, is
designed for patients in urgent need
of rapid volume resuscitation. Over
50 hospitals and EMS systems are
using LifeFlow in the United States.
Array Behavioral Care, formerly
InSight + Regroup, is the leading and
largest telepsychiatry service provider
in the country with a mission to transform
access to quality, timely behavioral
health care. Array offers telepsychiatry
solutions and services across the
continuum of care from hospital to home.
AVIA is the nation’s leading digital
transformation partner for health care
organizations. AVIA provides unique
market intelligence, proven collaborative
tools and results-based consulting to
help solve health care’s biggest strategic
CareSignal is a Deviceless Remote
Patient Monitoring™ platform that
improves payer and provider
performance in value-based care.
The company leverages real-time,
self-reported patient data and
artificial intelligence to produce
long-term patient engagement
while identifying clinically-
actionable moments for proactive
care. Its platform has been proven
to sustainably scale care teams
to help 10 times more patients.
DotCom Therapy is an industry leader in
teletherapy. They are the only teletherapy
company founded and led by a speech
therapist and pediatrician. DotCom
hand-matches students, patients and
clients with therapists who provide the
highest quality therapy in a live, online,
Endotronix is a medical technology
company focused on advancing the
treatment of chronic heart failure by
delivering proactive management tools
for best practice care and detection of
worsening heart failure earlier than
Euphrates Vascular is a medical
device company addressing vascular
occlusions. Their initial area of focus
is in clot-related, Acute Ischemic
Stroke, Peripheral Vascular Disease
(PVD) and heart attack.
Exo Imaging is a health information and devices company. Its vision is to bring a convergence of technologies to health care with devices that will revolutionize how physicians diagnose, triage and treat patients forever. With an initial aim to reinvent ultrasound, Exo Imaging is committed to providing high-quality, affordable and easy-to-use medical imaging.
Inflammatix is a molecular diagnostics
company that is reimagining diagnostics
by "reading" the patient's immune
system to deliver rapid results that
improve patient care and reduce
major public health burdens. The
company's initial focus is on acute
infection and sepsis.
InsightRX, a health care technology
company, has developed a cloud-based
platform for precision medicine and
clinical analytics designed to
individualize treatment at the point
of care. The platform leverages
patient-specific data, pharmacology
models and machine learning to
understand each patient's unique
pharmacological profile and can be
integrated seamlessly within a
PhotoniCare’s mission is to
revolutionize health care by
providing physicians with better
diagnostic tools, starting with
the TOMi Scope the first and
only otoscope to provide non-
invasive imaging of the middle
ear to directly visualize and
characterize fluid, a necessity
for the diagnosis of middle
Pieces is a health care artificial
intelligence and technology company
that connects health systems and
the community to address clinical
and social determinants of health
through community networks and
intelligent software and services.
The company’s solution interprets
patient information in real-time
and connects health systems and
to support healthier outcomes.
Renovia is a women-led business
dedicated to improving the lives
of women with pelvic floor disorders.
The company’s flagship product, the
leva® Digital Therapeutic, offers a
novel, effective, first-line treatment
for urinary incontinence, an
underreported condition affecting
20 million women in the U.S. alone.
Respiratory Motion, Inc., is a global
leader in innovative Minute
Ventilation Monitoring, useful
across a wide variety of patient
populations and environments to
assess respiratory function and
provide early warning of
respiratory collapse. The
company’s mission is to help
clinicians save lives, improve
patient care and reduce
health care costs.
Socially Determined is the social risk
analytics company for organizations
committed to addressing the social
determinants of health. The company’s
flagship platform SocialScape®
quantifies social risk factors and
analyzes the impact of these factors
on health and business metrics. The
company’s team translates these
insights into actionable solutions with
TailorMed harnesses technology
to improve the financial
performance of healthcare
providers and reduce the financial
hardship of patients through a
comprehensive software solution
that automates financial navigation
from end to end. Using data and
advanced analytics, the platform’s
products streamline all steps of the
process, from benefit investigation
and out of pocket estimation to
enrollment and management of
VIDA modernizes lung and
respiratory care, empowering
health care organizations and
physicians to improve patient
outcomes, streamline care
coordination and drive efficiencies
through a comprehensive
approach, proven quality and
clinical leadership. Through
quantitative data intelligence
and impactful visualizations,
VIDA helps physicians manage
patients with or at risk of a variety
Developer of medical devices designed
to offer treatment of biliary and
urinary blockages eliminating the
need for a second invasive procedure
and simplifying patient treatment.
Acquired by Merit Medical Systems
in June, 2019.
Current Health empowers health systems and pharmaceutical companies to tailor health care at home to all patient populations. It’s remote care management platform is focused on enabling early, preventive health care in order to improve patient health outcomes and reduce the cost of care. Acquired by Best Buy in October, 2021.
Health Catalyst is a leading
provider of data and analytics
technology and services to
health care organizations,
committed to being the catalyst
for massive, measurable, data-
informed healthcare improvement.
Initial public offering in July, 2019.
Gauss’s mission is to digitally augment clinicians with software that radically improves diagnostic accuracy and leads to improved patient safety and clinical outcomes. Gauss’s flagship product, Triton, leverages computer vision to detect surgical and obstetric hemorrhage in real time and notifies clinicians who can enact timely intervention and treatment.
Acquired by Stryker in September, 2021
Level Ex creates video games for
doctors that capture the challenges
of practicing medicine. The company
has carved out a distinct space at
the intersection of medicine and
entertainment, bridging gaps in
the health care industry through
state-of-the-art video game
technology and design. Acquired
by Brainlabs in May, 2020.
Developer of technology designed
to offer personalized cancer
diagnostics through genomic
sequencing providing information
about specific cancer pathways and
associations between the pathways
and the drugs available that can
affect the cancer. Acquired by
Exact Sciences in March, 2020.
PatientWisdom offers a suite of
digital platforms that improve
health and care by listening to
patients, providers, and community
members - individually and at scale.
Acquired by NRC in January, 2021.
SilverCloud Health is the world’s
leading digital mental health
company, enabling providers,
health plans and employers to
deliver clinically validated digital
health and therapeutic care that
improves outcomes, increases
access and scale while reducing
costs. The company’s digital
platform is used by over 300
organizations globally to meet
their populations’ mental
health needs. Acquired by
Amwell in August, 2021.