HealthTap

HealthTap+ has more than 67,000 of the world’s best doctors available to quickly answer users’ health questions and provide them with the best health knowledge—for free. In fact, HealthTap+ is creating the world’s most comprehensive, always-evolving, and evergreen knowledgebase of personal health wisdom and expertise. Every day, top doctors grow, deepen, and improve this knowledgebase. As they do this, HealthTap+ becomes more essential to anyone making important decisions about health and well-being.

HealthTap+ doctors also highlight the news and breaking research that’s creating a buzz in the health world so users can learn about health issues that are closest to their hearts. Doctors are always available to consult with users live on any health issue they may have via video or audio conferences. And every day doctors pour more of their wisdom into tips and checklists users can easily act on right now.

HealthTap+’s top-rated mobile apps means users can access this rich trove of health resources from anywhere at any time. Users can tap into HealthTap+’s extensive pool of medical wisdom from the other side of the world, video chat with doctors in the middle of the night, or even message (quietly) when they’re in their office cubicles.

HealthTap+ does all this to help everyone in the world live happier, healthier lives. HealthTap+ passionately believes that everyone has the right to easily access free, trusted, and independent health information—and that they deserve easy and affordable access to doctors whenever and wherever needed.

HealthTap+ has already served more than a 2.8 billion doctors’ answers to many millions of people around the world. And among the hundreds of thousands of notes in which people thank HealthTap+ for its help are more than 20,000 notes in which members specifically thank HealthTap+ for saving their lives.

Founded in 2010 by Stanford graduate Ron Gutman and based in Palo Alto, California, HealthTap+ is backed by Khosla Ventures, The Mayfield Fund, Eric Schmidt’s Innovation Endeavors, and Mohr Davidow Ventures, along with prominent Silicon Valley angel investors.

Type
Private
HQ
Palo Alto, US
Founded
2010
Employees
180 (est)-2%
HealthTap was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, US

Key People at HealthTap

Geoff Rutledge

Geoff Rutledge

Co - Founder & Chief Medical Information Officer
Ron Gutman

Ron Gutman

Founder & CEO
Sastry Nanduri

Sastry Nanduri

Co - Founder & CTO
Michael Nichols

Michael Nichols

Chief Privacy Officer & General Counsel & Business Development Director
Mari J. Baker

Mari J. Baker

Board of Advisors
Tao Ge

Tao Ge

Software Architect
Jeff Livingston

Jeff Livingston

Medical Director
Sahba Ferdowsi

Sahba Ferdowsi

Founding Physician
Sean Mehra

Sean Mehra

Head, Product
Skip Fleshman

Skip Fleshman

Investor & Advisor
Aaron Patzer

Aaron Patzer

Investor
Tim Chang

Tim Chang

board of directors
Natalie Hodge

Natalie Hodge

Team Member

HealthTap Locations

Palo Alto, US

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HealthTap Summary

Founding Date

2010

Total Funding

$37.9 M

Latest funding size

$24 M

Time since last funding

over 3 years

Investors

HealthTap's latest funding round of $24 M was in May 2013. In total, HealthTap has raised $37.9 M.

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