Brightside Well being secures $33 million in Collection C funding

Telemental well being firm Brightside Well being introduced it raised $33 million {dollars} in Collection C funding powered by healthcare-focused enterprise capital agency S32. 

Kennedy Lewis, Time BioVentures, and 23andMe founder Anne Wojcicki participated within the spherical. Current buyers ACME, Mousse Companions and TriVentures additionally contributed.

The corporate confirmed the $33 million elevate in an electronic mail to MobiHealthNews. The Collection C spherical brings the corporate’s complete elevate to $100 million. 

The San Francisco-based firm additionally added former Optum Behavioral Well being Options CEO Journey Hofer to the corporate board of administrators. 

Hofer serves on the board of a number of well being firms, together with digital care supplier Ophelia and digital cardiac follow Heartbeat Well being.


Brightside Well being offers take care of individuals affected by anxiousness, delicate to extreme scientific despair and different temper problems by way of its Disaster Care psychiatry platform.

The corporate leverages a machine-learning algorithm to guage a person and help suppliers in tailoring therapy to that individual. 

This funding spherical might be utilized by the corporate to develop into new markets. 

We’re thrilled to announce this elevate and concurrently welcome Journey, an unbelievable business thought chief, to assist propel Brightside Well being into the following part of our progress. These main steps ahead allow us to speed up our growth into Medicare, Medicaid and past, whereas deepening our benefit with expertise and AI to ship the very best outcomes within the business,” Brad Kittredge, cofounder and CEO of Brightside Well being, mentioned in a press release. 

“This funding aligns with our continued give attention to capital-efficient enterprise worth creation, placing us on a cushty path to profitability whereas additional advancing our targets and mission.”


The telehealth firm raised $50 million in Collection B funding in 2022. It garnered $24 million in Collection A funding the yr earlier than.

In February, Brightside introduced new Medicare and Medicaid partnerships with CareOregon, Blue Protect of California, Blue Cross and Blue Protect of Texas and Centene. 

With the partnerships, Brightside Well being will have the ability to serve 50 million further Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries. Providers will cowl sufferers in Arizona, California, Delaware, Florida, Texas, Michigan, North Carolina, New York, Oregon and Illinois. 

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