TealHeal mobile healthcare platform announces second seed round funding led by Teal Ventures
[San Diego, CA, February 1, 2019] – TealHeal, a leading startup in the mobile healthcare industry, today announced a second seed round led by Teal Ventures. The financing will be used to launch TealHeal’s mobile healthcare service, beginning in the southern California region.
“We’re pleased to have the partnership of Teal Ventures as we move forward on our goal of re-inventing the doctor visit through technology and hands-on care,” said CEO Dr. Gelena Lifchitz. “Teal Ventures brings a track record of funding successful projects in digital health, in collaboration with Fortune companies; and can help us build the partnerships with the top tech companies that are now moving into healthcare, helping us to scale rapidly.”
TealHeal was founded in 2017. Since then, TealHeal has completed the development of the TealHeal consumer-facing mobile app for scheduling and managing doctor visits, as well as the TealBag, a proprietary suite of diagnostic and treatment tools designed to provide the full functionality of an urgent care clinic right in the patient’s own home; along with the supporting electronic health record (EHR) software infrastructure to prepare TealHeal to scale up. TealHeal’s platform launches in March 2019.
“We share Dr. Lifchitz’s vision for the future of healthcare, and we are looking forward to supporting her team as they take a leadership position in this rapidly growing marketplace” said Nikolay Savchuk of Teal Ventures.
TealHeal is currently raising a Series A in preparation for a regional rollout of their platform. To learn more about TealHeal, visit tealheal.com.
TealHeal was founded in 2017 in San Diego, CA. The TealHeal mission is to reinvent the doctor visit based on a simple principle – home is the best place to heal. TealHeal provides a mobile app, electronic health record (EHR) system, and the Teal Bag platform, a suite of diagnostic and treatment tools designed to provide the full functionality of an urgent care clinic right in the patient’s own home. Founder and CEO Dr. Gelena Lifchitz is an internal medicine physician, healthcare management specialist, and entrepreneur. Her co-founder, David Aron, is a software architect and aerospace engineer with over 20 years of experience in software and hardware development.
About Teal Ventures
TealTech Capital supports projects based on modern management practices and platform solutions. The goal of the firm is to form a class of entrepreneurs who build their technological businesses on the principles of honesty, openness and feedback.