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Silver Fern Healthcare



Colleen McGuire



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Silver Fern Healthcare


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Company/organization description (<500 characters)

Silver Fern Healthcare is an early-stage company working to reverse the chronic-disease epidemic in the United States. Driven by a mission to save lives, Silver Fern Healthcare’s scientific, evidence-based products provide healthcare professionals with tools and insights to improve the care—and the lives—of patients with chronic disease. Silver Fern’s SaaS products and accompanying services are designed to prevent or reduce chronic disease complications, comorbidity, and healthcare utilization over the life of the patient.


Tell us about the milestones your venture accomplished in 2019, eg., key team members added, revenue level achieved, major sales made or endorsements received, successful exit, etc... (<500 characters)

- Silver Fern secured a three-year strategic client, WellSpark Health, a subsidiary of Emblem Health. - In partnership with WellSpark Health, Silver Fern’s diabetes prevention program (DPP) became one of the only digital programs fully recognized by the CDC. - Silver Fern moved its operations to office suites at Upward and added two additional MBAs to its leadership team: SVP of Operations and SVP of Marketing and Communications. - In 2019, Silver Fern secured new revenue in excess of $2 million.


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What CT entrepreneur ecosystem resources (spaces, programs, events, schools, etc.) have helped you succeed? (<500 characters)

Silver Fern Healthcare has been engaged in activities and programs through the Metro Hartford Alliance, including the Alliance’s Health Council. Its newest leadership team members are graduates of the UConn School of Business Executive MBA program. And the company has benefited from relocating to Upward Hartford, giving the team more opportunity to participate in local events and conferences, and improving communication with and access to partners, clients, and potential customers.


What people are saying about Silver Fern Healthcare...

 Silver Fern is a fast growing, mission-driven healthcare company that is bringing innovative solutions to disrupt the status quo for treatment of patients with chronic diseases. Unlike the well-known players in the chronic disease space, Silver Fern is uniquely focused on the clinician-patient experience, providing the clinician with scientific, research-based tools and information to uniquely diagnose each individual patient's behavioral and psychosocial barriers to successful disease management. Customers who have implemented Silver Fern's proprietary dashboard have had exceptional patient health and engagement outcomes. Silver Fern serves several parts of the healthcare market, including payers, providers, and employers, and they have successfully secured strategic clients, including major players in the healthcare space.  

Julia Winer





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