Hippocratic AI secures $53M, bringing valuation to $500M

Security-focused giant language mannequin firm Hippocratic AI introduced the closing of an oversubscribed $53 million Sequence A funding spherical, bringing its complete elevate to $120 million.

The funding brings the valuation of the corporate to $500 million.

The spherical was co-led by Common Catalyst and Premji Make investments, with participation from Memorial Hermann Well being System and SV Angel. 

Further traders embrace Bio + Well being, Andreessen Horowitz, Cincinnati Youngsters’s Hospital, Common Well being Companies and Wellspan Well being.

Hippocratic AI additionally introduced the discharge of its first product, a digital staffing market the place well being programs can “rent” generative AI assistants. AI brokers can be tasked with low-risk, non-diagnostic, patient-facing duties. {The marketplace} will endure part three testing with suppliers aiding within the testing part. 

Section three testing requires the testing to be accomplished by 5,000 licensed nurses and 500 licensed physicians.


Hippocratic AI’s generative AI resolution focuses on non-diagnostic healthcare duties comparable to medicine onboarding and month-to-month reconciliation, hospital and payor coverage questions, plus EHR help. 

The objective of Hippocratic AI’s resolution is to cut back healthcare system prices and to assist clear up nursing, social employee and nutritionist shortages.

The corporate lately launched a nurse advisory council to make sure the secure improvement of LLM software program. 

It says the brand new capital can be used to fund part three security testing and additional product improvement. 

“For the reason that founding of Hippocratic AI a 12 months in the past, the corporate skilled its foundational mannequin, achieved a key security threshold, recognized novel use instances to unravel the healthcare staffing disaster and established partnerships with 40 well being programs, payors and digital well being firms,” Hemant Taneja, CEO and managing director at Common Catalyst, mentioned in a press release.

Hippocratic AI has grown quickly attributable to sound execution and technique whereas prioritizing security. The corporate is a number one normal of radical collaboration at work and can play a important position in reworking our healthcare system to make it extra proactive, reasonably priced, and equitable.”


The Sequence A is Hippocratic AI’s second funding spherical within the span of a 12 months. The corporate launched with $50 million in Could.

Hippocratic AI is the most recent firm based by cofounder and CEO Munjal Shah. 

The California-based firm was based final 12 months by a crew of varied healthcare professionals from John Hopkins, Nvidia, Washington College in St. Louis, El Camino Well being, UPenn, Stanford and Google.

Shah additionally based Like.com, one other firm by which Andreessen Horowitz invested. Different firms embrace Well being Fairness Labs, which develops a FICO-type well being rating, and Well being IQ, California-based AI-enabled platform. 

Well being IQ filed for Chapter 7 in August of 2023. The corporate additionally noticed funding from Andreessen Horowitz. 

A Forbes article printed final 12 months alleged Well being IQ left hundreds of thousands of {dollars} of invoices on the hook after declaring chapter. Shah left the corporate in January 2022. 

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