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Ro Press Releases
December 8, 2020
Online Pharmacy Ro Is Said to Raise Funds at $5 Billion Value
Online pharmacy and health technology company Ro has raised $500 million in new funding, its chief executive officer told Bloomberg News.
Online pharmacy Ro is now vaccinating seniors at home
Ro, which is known for selling sexual health products, is moving into home healthcare.
Ro and Pfizer expanded their generic drug tie-up amid the looming threat of a public-facing Amazon Care rollout
Ro, a 3-year-old online health provider, just raised a new round that values it at $1.5 billion
Telehealth start-up Ro has hit record sales every month since expanding pharmacy business pre-pandemic
“We have subscription everything,” Reitano said. “Except this recurring, almost weightless thing that can save our life.” A look into Ro’s move into the broader pharmacy space.
Online pharmacy Ro is testing a program that sends you generic prescriptions for $5 per month without insurance
A first look at Ro’s new medication-delivery service, Ro Pharmacy, that offers more than 500 generic medications for $5 per medication per month.
A look at how industry leader Ro is plotting its future
A retroactive look at how Ro positioned itself to become a leader in the telehealth industry, and how the company plans to add care for more chronic and primary-care conditions in the future.
Telehealth startup Ro partners with Pfizer to give its ED business a boost
Ro's men's health arm Roman and Pfizer subsidiary Greenstone have struck a deal that will allow the digital health firm to source all of the generic Viagra (or sildenafil citrate) it sells directly from Pfizer. Pfizer currently has the only FDA-approved authorized generic on the market. The goal is to assure quality control and supply chain transparency to Roman's customers.
Hear From Our Leaders
The Founder of Ro Talks Telemedicine
Ro’s cofounder and CEO sat down with the Founder’s Project Podcast to discuss how personal health struggles and challenges with the current healthcare system inspired Ro's founders to reinvent the healthcare experience with patients at the center.
Watch: The future of telehealth
A discussion on what’s next in telehealth as it takes on a growing and important role in healthcare.
BuzzFeed’s former CTO joins digital health startup Ro
In an email announcement to staffers, Ro co-founder Saman Rahmanian said the new hire will help usher the business into a new phase of growth: “First and foremost, we needed a great team builder – someone who cares about team spirit not just the code.”
Keeping Medicine at the Heart of Telemedicine
To deliver safe, high-quality care, it’s crucial that medical professionals are involved at the heart of the innovations that are changing health care in the 21st century. This is why [Dr. Melynda Barnes, MD] left full-time clinical practice to help build the next wave in health care technology.
Consumerization of Healthcare Expands Beyond Lifestyle Products to Tackle Covid-19
Ro’s response during this sensitive time demonstrates how companies participating in the consumerization of healthcare movement have a unique opportunity to expand into categories beyond lifestyle.
Telemedicine can blunt the cost of unnecessary emergency visits for Covid-19
An opinion piece written by Ro's Research Scientist, Dr. Lauren Broffman, on how telemedicine can provide safe, efficient care to patients, while unburdening hospitals and clinics.
Telehealth’s future is bright. Here’s what it’ll look like in 2025
Ro’s research scientist Dr Lauren Broffman, contributes insights on why we need a buildout of broadband infrastructure to improve access to care.
COVID-19 is unlike anything I’ve ever seen. Here’s how telehealth could help
An opinion piece written by Ro's SVP of Clinical Practice & Education, Dr. Tzvi Doron, about how telehealth can aid in stopping the spread of COVID-19.
How Ro Sees Telehealth Transforming the Doctor-Patient Relationship
Ro CTO Todd Levy shares how the technology the Ro team has built has the potential to shape the future of healthcare.