WHAT WE DO
UnityPoint Health Ventures invests financially and strategically in early-stage health care companies that help us solve the real problems facing our health system. We focus our efforts in four key areas: Care Experience, Care Financing, Care Delivery and Care Innovation.
In today’s world, capital is a commodity – that’s why UnityPoint Health Ventures does more for our investment companies than cut a check. Early-stage healthcare startups benefit as much, if not more, from the strategic partnership with an integrated health system like UnityPoint Health than they do from a financial investment alone. With each direct investment, UnityPoint Health Ventures provides resources to accelerate portfolio company traction within UnityPoint Health and beyond. We don’t just open the door. Our team guides you through the health system – helping you navigate the challenges that come with scaling. We provide everything from prioritized IT access to expedited contracting as well as marketing and earned media support.
To improve patient outcomes and reduce the cost of health care by investing in and partnering with early-stage health care companies. We are creating an easier, more personal future of health care while keeping patients and providers at the center of all we do.
About UnityPoint Health Ventures
Founded in 2019 and based in Des Moines, IA, UnityPoint Health Ventures makes direct investments in ideas and partners that provide an easier, more personal experience for patients and providers. As the venture capital arm of UnityPoint Health – one of the nation’s most integrated health systems – the firm invests in opportunities that improve patient outcomes and reduce the cost of health care. In addition to strategic investing, UnityPoint Health Ventures provides dedicated resources to accelerate portfolio company traction within UnityPoint Health and beyond.
We invest financially and strategically in health care companies that fit our Investing + Accelerating model. An ideal company will be early-stage and benefit as much – if not more – from the strategic partnership with UnityPoint Health as the financial investment.
At UnityPoint Health Ventures, we know one of the biggest challenges our portfolio companies face is navigating large, complex health care organizations while trying to scale their solution. But, we also know when you can scale within those health systems, you unlock endless opportunities.