Heartbeat Health, a NYC-based digital health company aimed at improving heart health and addressing cardiovascular disease, closed $8.2m Series A funding.
The round was led by .406 Ventures and Optum Ventures, with participation from existing investors Kindred Ventures, Lerer Hippeau, Designer Fund and Max Ventures. With .406’s investment, Payal Divakaran, Partner of .406 Ventures will join the Heartbeat Health Board of Directors.
The funding will be used to support product research and development and national expansion of the company’s digital heart health platform.
Led by CEO Dr. Jeff Wessler, Heartbeat Health delivers a virtual cardiovascular care management solution supported by a network of providers. By combining health risk assessment data with a cardiology-focused telehealth platform, Heartbeat Health connects patients to appropriate diagnostics and clinicians, and tracks ongoing care. This results in a tailored treatment and care plan for patients across various stages of cardiovascular disease. The company serves primary care providers, long-term care facilities and employers across the United States and currently manages the care experience for over 10,000 patients.