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KLINIKUM +| *ahem ahem* cough data to a healthier you; a curious case of NuvoAir

Company name: NuvoAir

Founded in: 2016 (Boston)

Total funding: $28.1M (4 rounds)

What is the challenge tackled?

There is a gap in care for patients with complex heart and lung conditions; in terms of effectivity and accessibility. Most patients either travel farther distances, get more hospitalized or

wait too long for cardiopulmonary care. Now, that's a hassle.

"healthcare deserts" are very real in fact. But that's for another post.


NuvoAir is a digital health company that specializes in respiratory health solutions. They offer various features and solutions aimed at improving the management and monitoring of respiratory conditions.

Let's dissect the core features 👇

1. Mobile Spirometry: NuvoAir provides a mobile spirometer called Air Next, which allows users to perform spirometry tests conveniently at home. This device connects to a smartphone or tablet via Bluetooth, enabling individuals to measure lung function and track changes over time.

2. Data Integration and Analysis: The NuvoAir platform integrates with mobile apps, allowing users to log symptoms, track medication usage, and record other relevant health data. This information can be analyzed to provide insights into respiratory health trends and patterns.

3. Remote Monitoring and Telemedicine: NuvoAir facilitates remote monitoring of respiratory conditions, enabling healthcare providers to remotely access patient data and make informed decisions without the need for in-person visits. This feature supports telemedicine initiatives and enhances patient care.

4. Patient Engagement and Education: The platform includes educational resources and tools to help patients better understand their condition, manage their symptoms, and adhere to treatment plans. It promotes engagement and empowerment for individuals managing respiratory issues.

5. Secure and Cloud-Based Platform: NuvoAir's platform is designed to ensure the security and privacy of patient data. It operates on a secure, cloud-based infrastructure that complies with healthcare data protection standards.

6. Healthcare Provider Interface: NuvoAir provides a user-friendly interface for healthcare professionals, allowing them to access patient data, review test results, and collaborate with patients to optimize treatment plans.

7. Compatibility and Connectivity: The NuvoAir system is compatible with various devices and operating systems, ensuring broad accessibility and connectivity for users and healthcare providers.

8. Research and Development Support: NuvoAir may offer support for research initiatives related to respiratory health by providing tools and solutions for data collection, analysis, and collaboration.

With all the awesomeness discussed prior, many digital health companies struggle with prominent angles that require careful strategy planning 👇

Data Privacy and Security

Regulatory Compliance


Market Competition

But what makes #NuvoAir stronger than their peers?

They've developed a nice balance between personalized user experience AND tackling a wide range of conditions such as AFib, high blood pressure, asthma, hypertension, arrhythmia, hypoxia, COPD, ALS, cystic fibrosis, obstructive sleep apnea, heart failure, and stroke.

Now that's. a winner!


....made it this far? armor thy mind with knowledge 💎


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