Doctor-led Forward Health raises $3.9m to transform healthcare communications

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Forward Health, the app working to reinvent healthcare communication, has today announced a $3.9M seed funding-round led by Stride.VC , with additional backing from AlbionVC . The funds are joined by an impressive roster of angel backers, including healthtech founders Jay Desai from US company Patient Ping and Melissa Morris from UK-based Lantum.

Forward was founded in 2016 by UK doctors Barney Gilbert and Lydia Yarlott, alongside serial entrepreneur Philip Mundy. Their mission is to connect healthcare systems around the world, making communication secure, transparent and flexible for healthcare professionals and patients.