Author Archives: 4D Healthware

Arkansas has a Chronic Disease Epidemic

In Arkansas, chronic diseases are a systemic problem, and treatment costs the state millions of dollars each year. 4D Healthware is committed to reversing this trend and helping bend the cost curve. We were encouraged to see the Arkansas Chronic … Continue reading

3 Best Practices for Integrating New Technology into Medical Practices

Technology has often been promised as the cure to help practices become more efficient and serve patients better. Yet to capitalize on this promise, it’s critical that the technology is actually used – and that means making sure it integrates … Continue reading

Meet the 7 Wonder Women of Chicago

From TheIdeaForge Admit it: Men have been running the superhero show for way too long. When Batman V Superman was announced, one of the things we were most excited about was the first live-action blockbuster appearance of Wonder Woman. We … Continue reading

Changemaker: Star Cunningham

By Rebecca Taras-Lee, FW-Chicago Nearly half of the adult population suffers from one or more chronic illnesses. By using technology and data, Star Cunningham, Founder/CEO of 4D Healthware, is changing healthcare for patients living with chronic illnesses.   Changemaker, Star … Continue reading

Star Cunningham Leads Charge on Health Tech Platform, Raises $710,000

By Lauren Victoria Burke, NBC News Star Cunningham, Founder and CEO of 4D Healthware, has successfully raised a whopping $710,000 for patient engagement software that helps people manage their health on a digital dashboard. Cunningham’s software allows people to link … Continue reading

Star Cunningham Named One of Ten Black Women Changing the World via Science and Technology

Star Cunningham: Cunningham has an extensive computer science background including telecommunications product development, and as a solutions manager for IBM Smarter Planet. Currently, she is the founder and CEO of 4D Healthcare. Her company has developed an innovative solution for … Continue reading


By Erin Callahan CHICAGO – The American Diabetes Association of Illinois has reviewed numerous submissions for Round One of the Venture to Stop Diabetes Challenge, and has determined the Finalists, all of which will present their submission to a panel … Continue reading

How Big is the Chronic Condition Market?

One word: Huge. And it’s growing. As of 2012, 117 million people in the US, or about half of all adults, have a chronic health condition. Worse still: 25 percent of the population have two or more. So, this is … Continue reading

Big Issue Minority Startup Founders Face When Raising VC (Podcast)

Chicago Inno interviews 4D Healthware CEO, Star Cunningham.

Chicago’s 4D Healthware raised a $610K seed round. Here’s why it matters.

Sam Dewey Built in Chicago on Feb 29th, 2016   The cultural influence of this year’s Academy Awards is bound to have longer-lasting effects than years past. Ever since the all-white nominations were revealed, Hollywood has been engrossed in dialogue after dialogue … Continue reading