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Acquired byHealthCentral
Date1/2009

General Information

Websitewellsphere.com
Blogwellsphere.com/bl...
CategoryHealth/Fitness
Phone(650) 345-2100
Emailwecare@wellsphere...
Employees
DescriptionHealth Social Network

Offices

San Mateo, USA
1730 S. El Camino Real Suite 600
San Mateo, CA, 94402
USA

People

CFO
VP of Engineering
Advisor
Advisor
Advisor
Chief Medical Information Officer

Funding

TOTAL $3M
FUNDING TOTAL $3M
Series A, 1/2007
Gemini Israel Ventures
Woodrow Myers
$3M

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Wellsphere

Wellsphere provides both online health information as well as online health related communities. Wellsphere is designed to help its users improve their lives through personalized health information, social support and community. Wellsphere has more than 1,200 medical experts, patients and healthy living professionals as dedicated writers for the website. The company has both a consumer site at Wellsphere.com and creates proprietary sites, such as BeWell@Stanford, for other organizations.

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Wellsphere

Websitewellsphere.com
Blogmedblog.wellsphere.com
StageBeta
Tags social-networking

Wellsphere is a health focused social network and local directory. Wellsphere’s members use the social networking functionality to interact with others in the community who have similar health goals and interests. The directories are for local health and wellness resources, classes, and actives. Users can also track their goals, invite supporters, read personalized news, and watch videos.

Wellsphere screenshot
Above: Wellsphere Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 2/5/08
Wellsphere screenshot
Above: Wellsphere Main Page
Uploaded: 9/12/08
Wellsphere screenshot
Above: Wellsphere Communities
Uploaded: 9/12/08

iBeWell

Websitewellsphere.com/enterpriseSolutions
StageLive
Tags social-networking

iBeWell is an enterprise offering in the form of a Healthy Community Platform. Wellsphere creates these proprietary communities for large organizations that are trying to improve the health and well being of their members and reduce their healthcare costs. The platform provides a health risk assessment along with most of the functionality found on the consumer focused site. An example platform is BeWell@Stanford.

Wellsphere screenshot
Above: iBeWell Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 2/5/08

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Sources

  1. Online Health Consolidation Continues: HealthCentral Buys Wellsphere (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. techcrunch.com [edit]
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