digital employee benefits platform

By  Dave Muoio 01:32 pm February 17, 2021
App-based primary care provider 98point6 today announced a new integrated behavioral health offering for its employer, health plan and health system clientele. Founded in 2015, the company's app-based platform uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to conduct a text-based conversation with users, allowing it to build up a patient profile before matching them to a clinician for virtual...
Cleo preps for the future of employer family benefits with a new board member
By  Mallory Hackett 08:43 am November 9, 2020
When Cleo, a family benefits company, conducts a virtual leadership team meeting, it’s not uncommon for someone to step out of frame to wrangle a toddler or breastfeed their newborn. In fact, this is exactly the type of behavior that puts Cleo in a position to create services for the everyday working parent, according to CEO Sarahjane Sacchetti. “I think what’s really unique about this time is...
By  Dave Muoio 11:29 am February 24, 2020
Healthcare benefits assistance platform HealthJoy has brought in a $30 million Series C funding round, according to a TechCrunch interview being promoted by the startup. Health Velocity Capital led the round, which also included returning backers US Venture Partners, Chicago Ventures and Epic Ventures, among other individual investors. WHAT THEY DO Founded in 2014, HealthJoy expanded its business...
By  Dave Muoio 12:10 pm June 17, 2019
Collective Health, an employee benefits platform that uses predictive analytics to match employees with programs, has raised $205 million in a Series E funding round led by SoftBank. New backers PSP Investments, DFJ Growth and G Squared also participated alongside returning backers Founders Fund, GV, Maverick Ventures, Mubadala Ventures, NEA and Sun Life. WHAT THEY DO Since its launch in 2013,...
By  Dave Muoio 11:16 am March 11, 2019
Chicago-based HealthJoy, a digital employee benefits platform leveraging artificial intelligence, has raised $12.5 million in Series B funding in a round led by US Venture Partners, according to a release from the company. Epic Ventures also came to the table alongside prior backers Chicago Ventures, Sidekick Ventures and HealthJoy’s cofounders. Dr. Jonathan Root, a general partner at US Venture...