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PatientsLikeMe is the leading online community for people with life-changing conditions. Patients embrace the open sharing of personal health data because they believe that information can change the course of their disease. PatientsLikeMe is committed to providing a better, more effective way to capture valuable results and share them with patients, healthcare professionals, and industry organizations that are trying to treat the disease.
TypePrivate
Founded2004
HQCambridge, US
Websitepatientslikeme.com
Employee Ratings3.3

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2019)164(-5%)

Key People/Management at PatientsLikeMe

Martin Coulter

Martin Coulter

CEO
James Heywood

James Heywood

Chairman & Co-Founder
Benjamin Heywood

Benjamin Heywood

Co-Founder and President
Jeremy Gilbert

Jeremy Gilbert

Vice President of Product + Strategy
Michael Evers

Michael Evers

EVP Marketing & Patient Advocacy
Rishi Bhalerao

Rishi Bhalerao

Program Director, Client Services
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PatientsLikeMe Office Locations

PatientsLikeMe has an office in Cambridge
Cambridge, US (HQ)
160 Second St
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PatientsLikeMe Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2004

PatientsLikeMe total Funding

$127 m

PatientsLikeMe latest funding size

$100 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

PatientsLikeMe investors

PatientsLikeMe's latest funding round in January 2017 was reported to be $100 m. In total, PatientsLikeMe has raised $127 m
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PatientsLikeMe Online and Social Media Presence

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PatientsLikeMe Blogs

Easy listening: Podcasts for relaxation

Podcasts are super popular, so let’s chat about what helps you chill out…with your earbuds in. Whose voices and which topics or types of podcasts do you find most de-stressing? Take a look at what folks around the web and here in the PatientsLikeMe forums have to say about podcasts and ideas for “ea…

“Smart” gear for cold hands due to Raynaud’s?

Member Julia (mjguimaraes), a product designer in Montreal who’s living with Raynaud’s disease and multiple autoimmune conditions, is creating hand-warmers and other smart gear intended to help patients. She even involved fellow PatientsLikeMe members in shaping her first product. What’s in the work…

Keto + other diet trends: Healthy or hype?

Keto. Carnivore. Fasting. What should you know about these diet buzzwords and the potential benefits or risks, especially when you’re living with an existing or chronic health condition? Take a peek (and always talk with your doctor before making big dietary changes). 3 hot diet trends in 2019 Accor…

See our members’ online art show!

PatientsLikeMe members have a lot in common beyond their experiences with their health conditions. For example: a love of creativity and visual arts. For the second year in a row, PatientsLikeMe members have contributed to an online community art show, hosted in our Mental Health and Behavior forum …

Meet our 2019 Team of Advisors!

We’re excited to announce the nine members who have been selected to join the 2019 Team of Advisors! This group of active members will be collaborating with PatientsLikeMe in the next year to offer feedback on new research and product development, to advocate on behalf of patients, and provide real-…

Supplement safety smarts

It’s easy to see the temptation of taking dietary supplements. Getting vitamins, minerals and herbs or other “health foods” in pill form sounds simple. And some of the products’ claims — “Live longer!” or “Have more energy!” — may seem enticing. But even though most supplements don’t require a presc…
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PatientsLikeMe Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was PatientsLikeMe founded?

    PatientsLikeMe was founded in 2004.

  • Who are PatientsLikeMe key executives?

    PatientsLikeMe's key executives are Martin Coulter, James Heywood and Benjamin Heywood.

  • How many employees does PatientsLikeMe have?

    PatientsLikeMe has 164 employees.

  • Who are PatientsLikeMe competitors?

    Competitors of PatientsLikeMe include Healthcare Trust of America, HealthEquity and Oncimmune.

  • Where is PatientsLikeMe headquarters?

    PatientsLikeMe headquarters is located at 160 Second St, Cambridge.

  • Where are PatientsLikeMe offices?

    PatientsLikeMe has an office in Cambridge.

  • How many offices does PatientsLikeMe have?

    PatientsLikeMe has 1 office.