HealthJoy, a Chicago, IL-based healthcare technology startup, closed a $3m funding.
The round was led by GoHealth with participation from a group of industry angel investors.
Launched in 2014 and led by Justin Holland, CEO, HealthJoy has provides more than 22,000 users with services including:
– Online doctor consultations
– Healthcare Concierges
– Dental, vision and prescription savings plans
– Personalized prescription cost optimization
– Medical bill review and negotiations.
It uses JOY, a human-supported virtual healthcare assistant, to guide consumers across a wide range of decisions and personally tailored healthcare savings. JOY is supported by a team from both the healthcare and health insurance industries. Over 20,000 users are currently protecting $100 million in out-of-pocket healthcare expenses.
The company intends to use funds to accelerate development of its healthcare decision platform and continue expansion into consumer, broker and employer channels, including the development of JOY.