Healthsense raising $5m for senior care technology

Screen Shot 2014-04-15 at 10.29.37 PMMendota Heights based Healthsense is raising a $5m round with $2m in debt secured, according to a recent SEC filing disclosure.

Healthsense, the fastest growing provider of aging services technology, provides technology-enabled care solutions for the entire senior care continuum. With a full range of remote monitoring, emergency response, and wellness management solutions, Healthsense helps senior care providers reduce costs, increase independence, and enhance caregiver and senior experiences.”

The company has also created a membership based network called Healthsense Care Alliance, offering a protocol for new technology development, delivery and optimization.  Last July, the Healthsense bought WellAware, a Virgina-based maker of WiFi sensors and software. Factoring recent rounds, total VC capitalization is now estimated between $25-$30m.



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