Telehealth Startups Navigating the Post-Roe World
Springbank’s Founding Partner Elana Berkowitz speaks with Caroline Hyde on Bloomberg Technology about the impact of 2022 SCOTUS ruling on Roe.
The ‘Care Economy’ is a $648 Billion Opportunity
How much does caregiving—from childcare to caring for elders—contribute to the U.S. economy? According to a report from Melinda French Gates’ Pivotal Ventures and support from Springbank. It’s $648 billion.
Springbank Announces $40 Million Fund
Dedicated to building the infrastructure to serve the long-overlooked needs of women and working families, Springbank is doubling down on its vision for a more equal future
Paid Family Leave Should Remain a Bipartisan Priority
A divisive political landscape was a defining attribute of 2020 and will continue to be one in 2021. However, one universally agreed-upon issue is the endlessly exhausting toll the pandemic has on caregivers.
How technology can solve the childcare crisis
But this isn’t just a mommy issue, it’s an economic one. A study revealed that by 2030, the U.S. could lose a staggering $290 billion in GDP annually.
Care worker shortage touches every corner of the economy
The nursing shortage is the most visible example of the enormous labor shortages across care economy careers. But the problem is much bigger. Care workers–physicians, home health aides, early childhood care workers, physician assistants, and more–face critical challenges as a result of America’s immense care gap that may soon touch every corner of the American economy.