‘Heal has experienced strong demand from the investment community and is
humbled to have fidelity management and research company reaffirm our vision’,
said Nick Desial CEO of Heal.
Heal is a Los Angeles based company which offers an app based physician house
call raises 14.8 million dollars in series B funding and the company has
just proclaimed 26.9 million dollars in series A funding round two months before.
The company will utilize the new funds to speed up the growth and robust
marketing labors to reach more patients. Also is hiring more board certified and
licensed physicians creating more technology innovation. Currently, the
company only provides services in California and delivered house call to more
than 10000 patients all through the state. It has a vast network which includes
Cigna health care, united healthcare, anthem blue cross of California and Aetna.
The patients can access the service through a network in all inclusive flat
rate of 99 dollars.
‘During my time in Congress and more recently through my public affairs work, I
have been committed to improving healthcare for all Americans’, said Gephardt.
Patients can use Heal app to request a doctor seven days a week for
non-emergency situations like the flu, cold, fever, rashes and sports injuries. They
can also utilize the app to get primary care doctor, if they do not have any current specific doctors.
The physicians can meet patients in an office, hotel rooms and home. The
company has also announced a new board member Richard Gephardt, who
became a lobbyist after his political career and is currently President and
CEO. This latest transaction will permit Heal to further expand its footsteps and
widen the range of medical services it provides and also increase patient reach.