Dallas-based Health Wildcatters has announced the next 10 startups that will take part in its health technology accelerator. The brings the total number of companies that have taken part in Health Wildcatters accelerator to 32.
“We couldn’t be more excited to work with this group,” Health Wildcatters CEO Hubert Zajicek said in a statement. “All the companies demonstrated viable solutions to some of the biggest challenges in healthcare today — how to improve access, how to enhance education and prevention, how to leverage technology, to name a few. With our support, we feel this class can make huge strides in advancing these areas of healthcare, and we look forward to playing a role in that.”
During the accelerator, which lasts 12 weeks, startups receive office space, educational programming, and a network of mentors. Health Wildcatters highlights that in this year’s accelerator, 50 percent of the startups are led by women.
Last year, in June, the company reported that its first class, which launched in August 2013, had raised almost $5 million in VC funding within six months of the program. This year, the accelerator added that its second class also raised about $5 million in funding within six months.
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