Pelago Partners with Addiction Treatment Centers Banyan, RCA for Higher-Acuity Care

Digital substance use disorder (SUD) provider Pelago is teaming up with brick-and-mortar providers in its new Centers of Excellence Network launch. The network’s goal is to help patients who need a higher level of acuity of care to access inpatient services. Pelago’s first two partners are facility-based SUD operators Recovery Centers of America (RCA) and […]

Pelago Defies Digital Health Funding Drought, Raises $58M

Virtual enterprise-focused behavioral health startup Pelago has raised a $58 million Series C round. This comes as digital health investors seek out more proven companies and employers muddle through behavioral health point solution fatigue. The San Francisco-based company has raised a total of $151.6 million in funding with the new round, according to historical data […]

LifeStance Installs New CMO; Pelago Names Chief Scientific Officer

LifeStance Health names Quartet, Teladoc veteran as CMO LifeStance Health (NASDAQ: LFST) appointed Ujjwal Ramtekkar as chief medical officer. Ramtekkar is charged with maintaining high-quality, personalized care. “Dr. Ramtekkar is an experienced physician executive with a demonstrated track record of driving exceptional patient and clinical outcomes,” Ken Burdick, chairman and CEO of LifeStance, said in […]

The Center for Discovery Names New CEO; Pelago Adds to Leadership Team

Lee Equity-backed Bradford Health Services names new CEO Birmingham, Alabama-based Bradford Health Services named Lisa Evans its new CEO, succeeding Mike Rickman, who held the role for about five years. Evans previously worked as corporate chief operating officer at Perimeter Healthcare, an Atlanta-based behavioral health company that operates 10 locations across six locations in the […]