Healthcare Accelerators

Athena Health Accelerator

AthenaHealth Accelerator

Watertown, MA

Athena health is a cloud based service that helps doctors collect payments and improve care. “More disruption please” is a program that AthenaHealth started in 2011 that brought together investors, entrepreneurs and doctors with the goal of improving medicine. The accelerator is separate from this program and two to three companies will be chosen every year to be a part of the accelerator

blueprint health incubator

blueprint Health

New York, New York

blueprint health was founded in 2011, has the largest network of mentors of any of any accelerator and helps over 100 healthcare companies a year. Startups receive an initial investment of $20,000 in exchange for 6% equity in their company.
Phone: (646) 627-7627

Dreamit Ventures

Dreamit Ventures

Austin, NYC, Philadelphia, Baltimore

DreamIt Ventures started in 2008 and 127 companies have completed the program. The DreamIt health program provides entrepreneurs with up to $50,000 in seed capital, access to top tier mentors, office space and a 4 month boot camp.


Edison Nation Medical

Edison Nation Medical is a healthcare incubator and an online community that cares passionately about creating more effective, more efficient and safer healthcare through innovation and we make this a reality by providing a clear and easy pathway for anyone — physicians, nurses, healthcare clinicians, entrepreneurs, even patients and caregivers — to submit a medical invention idea for potential commercialization.

Membership to Edison Nation Medical is free and ideas submitted to tconfidential and secure online portal are vetted through an in-depth multi-step review process led by highly skilled medical, product development and legal experts. The end goal is to license each qualified product idea that is submitted to a medical manufacturer. When they are successful, they split licensing royalties 50/50 with each respective inventor.

Healthbox Accelerator


Boston, Chicago, Tampa, London, Nashville and Salt Lake City

Healthbox is a Healthcare Accelerator founded in January 2012 by Nina Nashif. It is focused on early stage ventures with locations in Boston, Chicago, Tampa, London, Nashville and Salt Lake City. In exchange for 7% equity, Healthbox provides entrepreneurs with $50,000 of seed capital, office space, a 16 week training program, access to healthcare experts and the ability to beta test their products. Healthbox has invested in 56 companies with 83% of those companies generating substantial revenue or have successfully closed funding six months after graduation the program.
Phone: (312) 228 4669



Boise, Idaho

Healthfundr is a marketplace to match investors to high quality health startups, and startups to capital and expertise. They are an online platform where accredited investors can intelligently invest in health startups alongside experienced co-investors, at flexible investment minimums, and with relevant, market-specific information from industry and startup experts. They also enable startups to cost effectively access industry and startup expertise, and more efficiently raise capital

Rock Health Incubator

Rock Health

San Francisco, CA

Rock Health was founded in 2010 by Nate Gross and Halle Tecco, has more than 50 active healthcare startups and is one of the most experienced healthcare incubators. Rock Health partners include Alexandria Real Estate Equities, GE, Genentech, Harvard Medical School, Kaiser Permanente, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Mayo Clinic, Mohr Davidow Ventures, Montreux Equity Partners, Qualcomm Life, UnitedHealth Group, and UCSF. Startups can receive an elective $100,000 convertible note or up to $20,000 in grants.

StartUp Health

StartUp Health

New York, New York

StartUp health was started by Steven Krein and Unity Stoakes. StartUp Health has a network of over 10,000 health professionals that are focused on transforming digital health and wellness. StartUp Health’s academy is three years long and entrepreneurs receive over $50,000 in discounts and perks.

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