Medlanes Receives Investment from Heartbeat Labs
Heartbeat Labs, a Berlin-based platform for digital health startups, announced it has invested in the Series A funding round of Medlanes, a Mountain Partners portfolio company offering mobile and online medical consultations.
Heartbeat Labs builds, grows and invests in pioneering healthcare companies, providing seed funding ranging from EUR 500k to EUR 5 million and access to a pool of investors and various operational personnel whose expertise includes marketing, HR, finance and regulatory affairs. This investment emphasizes the importance of Medlanes in the current healthcare environment and the major role it plays in the digital health ecosystem.
Eckhardt Weber, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Heartbeat Labs commented: “people want to use the benefits of the internet in healthcare, too, they want to use their smartphone and receive timely medical advice. At the same time, they often still want personal contact with a doctor. Medlanes seizes this trend by combining the best of the online and offline healthcare worlds.”