mPulse Mobile Ups Funding To $13M

Los Angeles-based mPulse Mobile, which develops mobile healthcare software, has upped its recent funding round to $13M. The company--which announced the first tranche of a Series A in January, worth $10M--said the new funding came from Cambia Health Solutions and Rincon Venture Partners. The first tranche came from HLM Venture Partners, OCA Ventures, Merrick Ventures and Jumpstart Ventures. mPulse Mobile is led by Chris Nicholson, and develops software to help remind people about appointments, help reduce the number of missed appointments, assist with medication adherence, and also offers up mobile messaging for health plan, provider, and pharmaceutical clients.