BioEnterprise reports midwest healthcare companies raised $1.7B last year, sending a strong signal that healthcare entrepreneurs are no longer restricted by geography and can succeed well beyond the historic startup and investment meccas on the coasts.

Prevedere, a groundbreaking predictive analytics company that was recently named the Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year, closes a $10 million Series B to help accelerate enterprise adoption of its cloud-based predictive analytics solution. Rev1Ventures participated in the round with one of the largest single outlays ever from one of its venture funds – a clear indication of the organization’s exponential growth and commitment to supporting high-growth companies in the region.

Cincytech announces investment in Xact Medical, based on technology from Cincinnati Children’s and featuring a ‘Fast Intelligent Needle Delivery’ technology that allows clinicians to more precisely place use medical devices.

Cincinnati’s Telemetrix receives investment from Cleveland’s JumpStart, Inc. Talmetrix, formerly BlackbookHR, is re-inventing how talent-focused organizations and their employees work together.