Upfront Healthcare, a Chicago, IL-based omnichannel communication and patient engagement platform, raised $11.5m in Series B funding round.
The round, which has received $21.5m in financing to date, was led by new investor Baird Capital with participation from series A investors LRVHealth, Echo Health Ventures, Nashville Capital Network and Hyde Park Venture Partners.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate the product roadmap, and expand sales and marketing.
Founded in 2016 by Ben Albert and Carrie Kozlowski, Upfront provides patient solutions that continuously guide and motivate all patients to complete necessary care at the most appropriate site or with the most applicable service. The Care Traffic Control platform – powered by a library of data connectors, integrated machine learning capabilities, and an enterprise orchestration engine – engages patients across multiple channels, presenting personalized, curated content and culturally relevant information.