This is another one of those brief-mention articles, but it will give you a good sense of a health care space that is most definitely heating up. Matt Marshall makes some interesting points around health search and outlines the main players:
- Kosmix RightHealth (yours truly’s employer; http://www.righthealth.com)
- MedStory (now MSFT)
- Healia (now Meredith)
- HealthLine (raised $21mn)
Find the article here.
I disagree with several of their assertions (for instance, his references to Google’s “health search product”, which incidentally doesn’t exist) but I won’t go into detail because of the obvious bias.
Redundant Disclaimer: All these opinions are mine and have nothing to do with my employer.