[This capital] will help us accomplish our social mission as a public benefit corporation which is to prevent and treat lifestyle related diseases using telemedicine, wearable devices, and mobile applications.
New York, NY (PRWEB) July 09, 2015
Fruit Street Health has secured additional seed funding from prominent physicians and angel investors to promote its telehealth and wellness software product. Total funding to date is $1.7 Million with contributions made from investors spread throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia.
Healthcare providers can use Fruit Street Health's software to conduct HIPAA compliant video consultations with patients and will be able to monitor patients' lifestyles using mobile applications and wearable devices. This substantial seed investment round comes primarily from leading physicians which is a testament to the usefulness of the new technology platform offered by Fruit Street Health.
Aside from HIPAA compliant video, the Fruit Street Health telehealth software contains additional functionality such as payment collection for video calls, scheduling, HIPAA compliant chat, clinical notes, a patient dashboard, customized branding, screen sharing, goal setting, customized health screening questionnaires, and wearable device monitoring. Medical and nutrition practices will be able to monitor patients’ food diary and lifestyle in real time with the Fruit Street software. Medical and nutrition practices around the world are currently utilizing the software, and large health systems are conducting clinical research with the Fruit Street product.
Fruit Street Health's founder and CEO Laurence Girard said, “FruitStreet.com was founded just over a year ago, yet we have already made tremendous progress to date. We have developed best in class software, attracted world renowned medical institutions to conduct research with our technology, raised over $1.7 million from more than 45 physicians, and have begun generating revenue. This capital will help us scale our user base through our online and offline advertising campaigns. Lastly, it will help us accomplish our social mission as a public benefit corporation which is to prevent and treat lifestyle related diseases using telemedicine, wearable devices, and mobile applications.”
To learn more about the innovative software company, visit https://fruitstreet.com/.
About Fruit Street Health:
Fruit Street Health helps patients live a healthier lifestyle through the use of its new digital wellness and telehealth platform. By utilizing HIPAA compliant video, wearable devices, and mobile applications, clinicians can connect with patients regularly and monitor their diet and lifestyle in real time. For more information, please visit http://www.fruitstreet.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.