The NHS has created virtual wards, run via a smartphone app, as part of its plan to tackle winter pressures and hopes it will make 25,000 beds available by the end of next year.
20th November 2022
Doccla, a Sweden founded but London-headquartered health tech startup that sells a remote patient monitoring platform to hospitals to run so-called ‘virtual wards’, has closed a £15 million (~$17M) Series A funding round a year after raising a $3.3M seed.
29th September 2022
After two weeks fighting for his life in hospital, Michael Brain was at first surprised to be prescribed a smartphone. In total Brain spent six weeks on this “virtual ward”, run by his local NHS hospital in partnership with Doccla, a healthcare technology company.
2 July 2022
The national direction is clear – virtual wards are to become an increasingly important part of care delivery. But can the NHS successfully scale up such an approach? Report from a recent HSJ webinar.
11 May 2022
Doccla, the healthtech startup pioneering virtual ward technology to ease pressure on hospitals, has secured £2.4m in an oversubscribed seed round, led by Giant Ventures, the leading purpose-driven venture firm, and early-stage technology VC, Speedinvest.
22nd September 2021
After suffering a heart attack in 2017, co-founder Martin Ratz realised a gap in the market as many patients could be recovering at home instead of taking up valuable beds in hospitals if they had the right tools and support, revolutionising the future of hospital care.
21st September 2021
Doccla, health tech startup with a platform that can monitor patients on hospital wards and in the home, has secured a $3.3 million seed funding round, led by Giant Ventures and Speedinvest.
15th September 2021
Det svenskgrundade medtechbolaget Doccla fick en rejäl skjuts av covid-19. Nu tar bolaget in friskt kapital från två riskkapitaljättar, men det skedde efter viss tvekan. ”Jag är generellt sett skeptisk till bolag som finansieras av riskkapital”, säger bolagets medgrundare Martin Ratz.
15th September 2021
This year, we saw a dramatic growth in healthcare technology, digital innovation and telemedicine. Discover some UK-based healthtechs transforming the lives of professionals and patients alike across the UK.
11 August 2021
Med-Tech Innovation editor Ian Bolland is joined by Dag Larsson from digital health company Doccla to discuss virtual wards, remote patient monitoring and whether this technology will really stick following the COVID-19 pandemic.
28th April 2021
30th June 2021
Covid 19 accelerated the demand in the NHS to use technology to solve Healthcare problems. Here’s what a Nurse using Doccla on virtual wards thinks of remote patient care and whether it’s here to stay.
22nd March 2021