American Family Care‘s Founder and Chairman D. Bruce Irwin, M.D., has made a significant investment in Pack Health, a Birmingham, Ala.-based chronic disease management company that provides patients with personalized support.
The terms of the investment were not disclosed. In conjunction with the funding, Irwin will also join the company’s board of directors.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate development of its health management platform.
Led by Mazi Rasulnia, Ph.D., president, Pack Health provides people living with an overwhelming diagnosis or chronic condition such as type 2 diabetes, cancer, COPD and other health-related issues, with support from personal health advisors, who engage them in one-on-one relationships to offer structured help to take control of their specific conditions and navigate the healthcare system.