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MATTER startup shoutouts: October 2021

October 13, 2021

Every day, innovators across the MATTER community are building new solutions that accelerate innovation, advance care and improve lives. Here’s a look into some of the most noteworthy headlines from the startup members in our community over the past few months.

MATTER startups on the front line of innovation featured in Forbes Next 1000 Four MATTER members — AlyxHealth, Clearstep, HUED and Gu…

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Meet the newest members of the MATTER startup community

October 12, 2021

In August and September 2021, thirty-two startups joined the MATTER community. Their innovations range from medical tests and devices and care management platforms to digital health solutions that improve the healthcare experience for all.

If you’re interested in joining the MATTER community, you can apply today or request more information and a member of our team will be in touch.

Meet the s…

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Insights from the next generation of healthcare leaders

October 5, 2021

Summer interns share their experience at MATTER

Each year, MATTER hosts an internship program, enabling students to learn how to work in a startup environment and build valuable skills while gaining exposure to all organizational capabilities and departments.

Hear about the intern experience directly from MATTER’s summer 2021 interns below. They share how they engaged directly with industry l…

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How Clearstep became the front runner in patient navigation

September 3, 2021

Chicago-based, MATTER member company Clearstep has made great strides with hundreds of thousands of users since its start in 2018. We sat down with Clearstep CEO and Co-founder Adeel Malik to learn more about their journey and how MATTER has played a vital role in the company’s progress.

Responses have been edited for length and clarity.

MATTER: How was Clearstep founded?

Adeel: Clearstep wa…

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Meet the newest members of the MATTER startup community

August 19, 2021

The newest MATTER startups are improving the patient and practitioner experience, providing preventative cardiovascular solutions and more. Some of our newest members are also part of the Korea SMEs and Startups Agency (KOSME) and MATTER’s six-month U.S. market adoption program. Take a minute to meet them and see how their solutions are contributing to the healthcare ecosystem.

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