Welkin Health landed $8 million in Series A led by Thrive Capital.
Digital patient relationship platform Welkin Healthhas landed $8 million in Series A financing, led by Thrive Capital.
The new cash will be used to create more tools to help those partnerships control how they configure their workflows within the system Welkin has created.
What impressed us about Welkin is their deep understanding of the healthcare industry coupled with their technical expertise,” Thrive Capital’s Kareem Zaki said. “Not only have they built an impressive technological platform, but they are solving tangible problems for healthcare organizations and ensuring all key players are set up for success.”
Welkin launched in 2013 as a digital monitoring system for diabetics. It joined Rock Health in 2014 to create a disease management platform with robotic coaching tools similar to Livongo Health and other chronic condition management platforms.
It has grown to support 1,300 case managers working with 200,000 patients across multiple healthcare verticals.
Welkin launched its first major pilot with Humana’s Innovation Group in 2015.