HealthTap Raises $2.35 Million In Convertible Note Form

Posted Mar 29, 2011

HealthTap is a company that is currently in private beta. The company is known for being an “Expert Health Companion.” The company is known for its personalization and interactivity. HealthTap raised $2.35 million in the form of a convertible note seed round led by Mohr Davidow Ventures. Other angel investors that participated in this round include Esther Dyson, Mark Leslie, and Aaron Patzer.

Below is a description from Mohr Davidow partner Bill Ericson:

?HealthTap is helping define the new field of ?interactive health? ? the sector that is moving consumer health information to new platforms, like smartphones and tablets, to provide portability and immediate access to actionable information.

HealthTap is integrating personalization, game dynamics, and social networking to increase our engagement with our health and well-being. Consumers and physicians are increasingly joining the online conversation, and interactive health deserves the close attention of the investment community.?

HealthTap was founded by Ron Gutman, who previously launched Wellsphere. HealthTap plans on using the funding to grow their network of doctors.

[TechCrunch]