PatientWisdom lands $1m to expand the reach of digital health platforms that transform the experience and delivery of healthcare
PatientWisdom, a digital health platforms designed to improve health and care by listening to patients, providers, and community members has raised $1M in funding led by OCA Ventures with participation from existing investors. To date, PatientWisdom, Inc. has raised a total of $3.45 million.
The company’s three digital solutions – PatientWisdom, ProviderWisdom and CommunityWisdom – gather real-world perspectives directly from users and distill the information into meaningful, actionable insights that help health organizations become more responsive. This practical combination of digital and personal is the key in leading in the age of consumerism and value-based care. PatientWisdom plans to use the funding to meet growing market demand for tools that truly engage patients, providers, and community members.
Current PatientWisdom clients include Yale New Haven Health, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin, OSF HealthCare and other advanced health systems.
“The missing link in healthcare is understanding what matters to the people involved. We are leveraging communication science to improve health and care by focusing on what matters, bringing new meaning to ‘personalized’ medicine,” stated Gregory Makoul PhD, MS, founder and CEO of PatientWisdom, Inc.
The company will use the Series A funding to meet growing market demand for tools that truly engage patients, providers, and community members. In addition to advancing the platforms, the company plans to build sales capacity as well as analytic capabilities that add value in the effort to help patients and families understand their illness and help health organizations improve clinical encounters, enhance patient and provider experience, address burnout, and develop programs that community members are more likely to use.