In the News
April 11, 2023
Firefly Health Launches Advisory Council to Support Business Growth and Product Expansion
The healthcare and benefits experts on the council provide strategic market and audience insights as Firefly expands to serve new partners.
March 7, 2023
Slice of Healthcare Unveils the Top 35 Digital Health Leaders of 2023
Firefly Health's CEO, Fay Rotenberg, makes Slice of Healthcare's inaugural list of the most innovative and influential leaders in digital health.
January 26, 2023
Firefly Health Welcomes Former Massachusetts Lt. Governor Karyn Polito to its Advisory Council
Polito brings decades of government service and healthcare expertise to Firefly Health as the company deepens its roots in Massachusetts
November 11, 2022
Sprinter Health and Firefly Health Partner to Bring a New Model of Hybrid Care to Patients: Delivered in the Home, and Powered by Technology for Scale
The partnership aims to improve access to care and strengthen patient engagement with Firefly primary care providers.
September 6, 2022
Can Innovation In Primary Care Slay The Healthcare Leviathan?
Who the innovative players in primary care are, how they compete, who is likely to win, the future of the primary care physician, and whether any of this can help to slay the healthcare leviathan.
September 19, 2022
Firefly Health & Vori Health Partner to Improve Musculoskeletal Specialty Care
Partnership with Vori Health grants Firefly Health patients access to evidence-based, fully integrated clinical care for muscle and joint pain
June 21, 2022
How Firefly Marries Virtual and In-Person Care
As a health plan and virtual-first care innovator, Firefly Health knows that local in-person care designed with community in mind is the best compliment to readily accessible virtual-first care.
March 15, 2022
Firefly Health Taps Oshi Health to Add Whole-Person Digestive Care to Its Virtual Specialty Network
Firefly Health today named Oshi Health, the virtual specialty care company transforming gastrointestinal (GI) health outcomes and economics, as its preferred partner for digestive care.
February 15, 2022
Firefly Health Selected for Amazon Web Services (AWS) Health Equity Program
Firefly Health will receive support from Amazon Web Services to sustainably scale our virtual-first care and coverage services in order to improve access to healthcare and reduce health disparities.
January 10, 2022
Fierce Healthcare names Firefly Health as one of its 2022 “Fierce 15” Companies
Firefly Health announces that it has been named by Fierce Healthcare as one of the 2022 Fierce 15 companies, designating it as one of the most promising healthcare companies in the industry.
October 4, 2021
Firefly Health Launches Health Plan for Employers
Leader in Virtual-First Care Delivery Adds Benefits Coverage to Deliver Against Cost-Saving Mission.
April 7, 2021
Firefly Health Closes $40M Series B Led by Andreessen Horowitz (a16z)
Funding will support multi-state launch of new health plan for employees and their families, powered by Firefly's comprehensive care model and proprietary technology platform.
February 22, 2021
Firefly Health Further Expands Virtual Specialist Network With Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Agreement
Agreement with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute helps Firefly Health’s patients connect virtually to a network of world-renowned cancer experts for convenient, comprehensive care without added costs.
January 19, 2021
Firefly Health Expands Virtual Specialist Network with Joslin Diabetes Center Agreement
Expansion of Firefly Health’s team of experts addresses diabetes, one of the most common chronic ailments in the U.S., saving patients time and money.
January 19, 2021
How Firefly Health is creating a better patient experience with dbt
This is the story of how Firefly Health expanded their data stack to fuel product growth, support business operations, and foster a culture of data trust.
September 23, 2020
Reflections, Evolutions and Our New CEO
Firefly Health CEO, Andy Ellner, to transition into role of Chief Clinical Officer while President, Fay Rotenberg, becomes CEO.
September 1, 2020
Firefly Health Joins CEO-Led Coalition, A Day for Democracy, to Increase Voter Participation
Firefly Health supports employees’ right to vote through non-partisan initiative, A Day for Democracy.
August 13, 2020
Firefly Health Named to the 2020 CB Insights Digital Health 150 List of Most Innovative Digital Health Startups
Firefly Health recognized by CB Insights for their achievements in innovative, digital-integrated care delivery.
June 3, 2020
Tech and the Renaissance of Clinical Practice in a Post-Pandemic World
The increased focus on primary care and the willingness to use telehealth gives us an opportunity to fix a broken healthcare model.
July 24, 2020
We Need to Build on Telehealth
We rethink how to provide care while avoiding the use of telehealth technology as a Band-Aid. We must move from sick care to true, long-term healthcare.
May 28, 2020
Firefly Health Launches Return To Work Service To Support The Reopening Plans Of Massachusetts Businesses
New service combines virtual primary and behavioral health care, continuous support and expert guidance for employees as they re-enter the workplace.
February 4, 2020
Atrius Health and Firefly Health Announce Value-Based Care Affiliation
New affiliation expands Firefly Health's access to specialists from across the Atrius Health system.
December 19, 2019
Firefly Health and PhysicianOne Urgent Care Partner for Exceptional Patient Care
Firefly Health and PhysicianOne Urgent Care partner to create an enhanced patient experience for Firefly Health patients and expanded primary care access to PhysicianOne Urgent Care patients.
September 16, 2019
Firefly Health Closes $10.2 Million Series A Funding Round to Expand New Primary Care and Patient Experience Platform
Boston, MA, September 16, 2019 – Firefly Health, a technology-powered concierge medicine service for average Americans, announced today it has closed $10.2 million in a Series A funding round. The financing was led by F-Prime Capital and Oak HC/FT.
May 22, 2019
Why Firefly Health?
A few years ago I was approaching a major birthday and doing the kind of thinking one does at those moments in life. I’d had success in my role at Harvard and had a clear path to more of it. I loved taking care of patients and felt I’d finally reached the point of being a pretty darn good doctor. Yet I had a gnawing sense that continuing on my current path would leave me feeling that I could have done more to bring about the revolution in health care quality, safety and cost we urgently need in the U.S. and around the world.
June 27, 2019
Tech and the Renaissance of Clinical Practice
It can be hard to feel sorry for doctors, who are consistently listed among the best-paid professionals in the United States. It’s also true, however, that there’s a genuine crisis of physician burnout. Rates of depression and even suicides among doctors have reached alarming levels and show no signs of abating.
June 6, 2019
Firefly's Blueprint for Reimagining Technology
One of the most obvious differences between Firefly Health and traditional health care providers is our emphasis on digital technology. People use our app to sign up, schedule visits, send us messages, conduct video visits, and track their health goals. And that list is growing every day. For us, technology is not just a means to an end—it is core to how we care for people.