First Class of Healthcare Startups Created Over 120 Jobs, Raised $12 Million in Additional Capital, 2 Companies Acquired
“Today the New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC) and the Partnership Fund for New York City (Partnership Fund) launched the call for applications for the second class of the New York Digital Health Accelerator (NYDHA), a program that is making New York a hub for the emerging digital health technology industry. NYDHA’s inaugural class of eight companies raised $12 million in additional capital and created over 120 jobs.
“Thanks to five years of solid economic growth, New York City has a budget surplus that the Mayor is wisely tapping to replenish the Retiree Health Benefits Trust Fund, as well as maintain essential services. Business will continue to invest in the city and create new jobs, so long as the city remains safe, well-managed and fiscally sound.”