Uberdoc Receives Investment From CharmHealth and Bioverge

Uberdoc, a Boston, MA-based provider of a healthcare platform, received an investment from CharmHealth and Bioverge.

The amount of the deal was not disclosed.

The company intends to use the funds to accelerate growth, adding more doctors and geographies to make it faster and easier for patients to connect with the best providers for their needs.

Led by CEO Paula Muto, Uberdoc offers a healthcare platform where patients can schedule priority appointments with a specialist. Patients pay a single price to bypass referrals, delays and insurance authorizations. By paying cash and going outside insurance for the initial consultation, it provides patients with an appointment within 12 hours.

Its network currently consists of 5,000 doctors across all 50 states.