Fostering a welcoming community of likeminded entrepreneurs.
Challenge the status quo.
MDP Labs gives healthcare and technology entrepreneurs unrivaled exposure to athenahealth’s R&D teams, senior leadership, and a curated network of mentors. Join us to build the next game-changing innovation in health IT—and accelerate your path to an athenahealth partnership or investment.
Learn more about the best and brightest innovators working with us.
Fast and transparent debt collection service using machine-learning to help providers collect more bills and reduce revenue cycle
Intelligent cloud-based scheduling engine for finding and pushing appointments that match patient preferences and availability
Bringing Air-Traffic Control like situational-awareness to healthcare operations
Leveraging deep learning and NLP technologies to power conversations and automate care coordination inside the hospital
Leading patients from their symptom to the best solution – through AI, and if needed, with a human doctor in the loop
An HL7 FHIR clinical data repository, development platform, and interoperability solution for modern web and mobile healthcare applications
AI platform that powers conversational chatbots for clinics, providing patients with around the clock appointment scheduling via text message, automated voice, or chat
Engaging, evidence-based mental health tools for consumers and clinicians
Clinical decision support for rehabilitation therapy management that drives efficiency, generates revenue, and improves patient care
Leveraging blockchain technology to tackle bundled payments, improving care coordination and decreasing financial risk
Get paired with internal R&D and business experts to help design a program catered to your company's needs.
Ongoing, dedicated mentorship and feedback from athenahealth’s product teams, senior leadership, super users, and our curated network of advisors.
Fast track your way to an athenahealth partnership or investment.
athenahealth partners with hospital and ambulatory clients to drive clinical and financial results. We offer medical record, revenue cycle, patient engagement, care coordination, and population health services. We combine insights from our network of 99,000 providers and 88 million patients with deep industry knowledge and perform administrative work at scale.
More Disruption Please
Healthcare needs less distraction and more disruption. More Disruption Please (MDP), athenahealth’s partnership and innovation program, brings together entrepreneurs, investors, clinicians and industry experts who share our vision of disrupting the status quo in healthcare.
Through collaboration and seamless integration on athenahealth’s open cloud platform, MDP provides easy access to the world’s most innovative thinking, offering solutions to help healthcare professionals thrive in the face of industry change and pressure.
The MDP Network brings together entrepreneurs, investors, clinicians and industry experts who share our vision of disrupting the status quo in healthcare.MDP Labs gives healthcare and technology entrepreneurs unrivaled exposure to athenahealth's R&D teams, senior leadership, and a curated network of mentors.
What we're looking for
athenahealth is interested in working with everyone: from a solo entrepreneur with an idea to a mature company looking to make its first venture into the digital health space. Interested? Email us at MDPLabs@athenahealth.com. We review companies on an on-going basis.
We evaluate companies based on the team, business model, stage of development, demonstrated traction, and how well the product or service offering is aligned with our vision of building healthcare's cloud-based information backbone.
- Do you invest in the companies that join MDP Labs?
Participating companies are considered for investment and partnership opportunities on an ongoing basis. While participation does not guarantee investment, companies are put on a fast track for investment consideration.
- Does athenahealth take equity in companies that join the program?
No, athenahealth does not take equity in companies for their participation in the program.
- Does the program guarantee my company will receive an investment from or enter into a partnership with athenahealth?
No. However, participating companies will work hands-on with our R&D, strategy, and product teams to help prepare for and evaluate business development opportunities with athenahealth.
- Does it cost money to join MDP Labs?
No, there is no cost to participate in the program. All companies receive access to MDP Labs events, workshops, and mentorship from our network of advisors at no cost.
- Still have questions?
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org