Emocha Health, a Baltimore, Maryland-based digital health company, raised 6.2m in Series A funding.
The round was led by Claritas Health Ventures with participation from Healthworx, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, Kapor Capital, PTX Capital, and TCP Venture Capital. In conjunction with the funding, Theresa Sexton, Managing Partner of Claritas Health Ventures, will join emocha’s Board of Directors.
The company intends to use the funds to expand strategic integrations and its remote clinical team of nurses and pharmacists, to respond to demand from health plans and transplant centers across the United States.
Led by Sebastian Seiguer, CEO, emocha provides Digital Medication Adherence Programs for patients to take every dose of medication through video technology and scalable human engagement. The company partners with health plans, health systems, employers and health departments across the country to improve adherence for patients with diabetes, asthma, tuberculosis, and other chronic and infectious diseases.