Startup Resources

Startup Resources

Digital health startups are drivers of innovation in the Commonwealth's digital health ecosystem, energizing the industry with new ideas, cutting-edge products, and novel solutions.

MeHI recognizes the critical role startups play in the Massachusetts Digital Health industry. This section is dedicated to providing information to assist entrepreneurs get their idea off the ground, find investors, capital, mentors, peers, networks and opportunities to pilot new products and solutions, so they may start, grow and thrive in Massachusetts.

Explore about 350 Massachusetts Digital Health Cluster entities including digital health startups, health technology companies, venture capital firms and investors, startup accelerators, academic and research institutions and healthcare providers.

TechSpring Innovation Lab

Headquartered in Springfield, Massachusetts, TechSpring is Baystate Health’s innovation hub. TechSpring helps startups and scaling firms access the insights, partnerships, and information they need to grow and compete through alliances within the Baystate Health system.    

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PULSE@MassChallenge

Launched in summer 2016, PULSE@ MassChallenge is the Commonwealth’s digital health lab. PULSE@ MassChallenge ran a competitive program for high-potential digital health startups starting in January 2017.

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MassTech Intern Partnership Program

MassTech Intern Partnership (MTIP) program provides stipends to digital technology companies that are starting and scaling-up across Massachusetts that directly support internships for Massachusetts college students. The program enables eligible companies to hire eligible interns, helping drive innovation and keeping our tech sector dynamic, vibrant, and growing across the Commonwealth.

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Children's Innovator's Roadmap

A guide for health technology innovators at Boston Children's Hospital.

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Health Hackathon Handbook

MIT Hacking Medicine - March 27, 2016
Planning a health hackathon can be an incredible, life-changing experience, but you need to ensure you have some key ingredients before getting started. In this document, we’ll take you through the who, what, when, where, and how essentials of a health hackathon.

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Mobile Health Apps Interactive Tool

This tool from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) helps in understanding the federal laws that apply when developing a health app for mobile devices.

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Founders Toolbox: Resources for Building a Business

Founders Workbench is a resource for startups to help ease the process of building a business. Get started by accessing the Founders Toolbox © for free!

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CHCF report on Healthcare Accelerators - Survival of the Fittest

October 2014 By: California HealthCare Foundation (CHCF)

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