Change Healthcare Granted $5.5M to Expand R&D in Israel

The Israel Innovation Authority (IIA) announced it awarded $33 million to three healthcare IT innovators, including earmarking nearly $5.5 million to Change Healthcare, as part of an initiative to expand the country’s digital health ecosystem. Change Healthcare will use the funds to increase its presence in Israel, creating new career opportunities while collaborating with other innovators in the Israeli digital health community, and the company’s Israeli development centers. MobiHealthNews Israeli Government Dips into Digital Health With $33M Grant Becker’s Health IT & CIO Report Israel Offers GE, Change Healthcare, Medtronic $33M for Digital Health R&D Haarezt Three Global Healthcare Companies Get Aid