Next Wave Health has announced its investment in HealthPost, a 24×7 web-based appointment scheduling software that aggregates appointment availability from healthcare providers of all types.
Next Wave Health, the newest venture led by healthcare pioneer and investor Ivo Nelson, provides healthcare IT and services companies with growth capital, advice, business development and operational support.
HealthPost’s proprietary technology brings the ease and convenience of searching and booking travel to the healthcare experience, effectively engaging consumers and providers to deliver growth and care coordination solution to hospital systems. Its solutions are used by a growing number of leading health systems throughout the country.
Ivo Nelson, healthcare pioneer, investor and founder of Next Wave Health, explained, “What sets HealthPost apart is that its solutions take a strategic yet real world approach to addressing growth and care coordination challenges in healthcare. Unlike other companies that claim to offer similar services, HealthPost leads its space with the most comprehensive product offering and has proven to deliver significant ROI to its growing list of enterprise customers. We are excited to work with HealthPost to expand its footprint across the country.”
Next Wave Health has made a minority investment in HealthPost and will also provide HealthPost with advisory services including business and product strategy advice, operational and administrative support, and introductions to support sales and other business partnerships.
“We are excited to partner with Ivo Nelson and the team at Next Wave Health,” said Omar Alvi, CEO of HealthPost. “Next Wave Health is a key strategic partner that brings a combination of deep industry insights, an extensive network of executive level relationships and significant experience creating and scaling market-leading health IT companies.”
HealthPost is a leading provider of cloud-based healthcare search and booking solutions for healthcare systems, hospitals, payors, emergency rooms, medical practices and other outpatient services. The company’s solutions have been successfully deployed at some of the largest health care delivery systems in the country based on a proven track record of delivering revenue growth, patient satisfaction improvement and care coordination benefits through a single integrated solution that spans the entire outpatient delivery network. For more information, please visit www.healthpost.com.
About Next Wave Health
Next Wave Health provides start-up healthcare technology companies with initial funding, experienced industry advisors and operational services that support growth. For more information, visit www.nextwavehealth.com.