We envision a world where healthcare
To always let care teams know, in real-time, when their patients are receiving care and provide tools to respond and deliver interventions. The hospital-to-community transition is fraught with risks to patients. Care teams need better solutions to proactively connect across the continuum and coordinate patient care.
Founded in 2012 by physicians in New York City, Cureatr helps accountable care organizations, hospitals and health systems, specialty care providers, payers and physician group practices track patients in real-time throughout the care continuum and improve care coordination. Cureatr builds networks of Care Transition Notifications (CTNs) paired with a robust mobile care coordination platform. Cureatr’s CTNs alert clinicians in real-time on mobile or desktop applications when an attributed patient is receiving care anywhere within a region and delivers necessary information that is essential to reducing preventable hospitalizations and avoiding readmissions.
Cureatr is Founded by Joseph Mayer, M.D. and Alex Khomenko
Cureatr is Selected As A Participant In New York State Digital Health Accelerator
Cureatr Showcases At The New York Digital Health Accelerator Inaugural Class Demo Day
Cureatr Moves Into Startup Incubator WeWork In Manhattan’s Financial District
Cureatr Secures $5.7 Million In Series A Funding
Cureatr Moves into New Offices in TriBeCa
Director of Customer Solutions
Director of Product Management
Senior Director, Sales
Founder & CTO
Lucas Behnke leads Cureatr’s client services, support, and operations team as the Director of Customer Solutions. In his role, he helps clients realize the full value of Cureatr solutions by establishing efficient implementation processes, refining and documenting best practices, promoting user adoption, and providing client input into Cureatr’s product strategy and direction. Previously, Lucas worked as an implementation consultant for Surgical Information Systems. Since joining Cureatr in 2014, he has quickly risen through the ranks, starting as an implementation consultant before becoming the Senior Manager of Client Services and ultimately, the Director of Customer Solutions. Lucas holds an M.P.H. (Master of Public Health) from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College and a B.A. in Psychology from Syracuse University.
After working as an FDNY EMT and RN in a New York burn/trauma ICU, Ben Duchac had enough of healthcare tech that added more time, more confusion, and more headaches for providers at the bedside. After launching an innovation initiative at NYP, he saw the enormous potential that great tech products have to impact providers and patients for the better, and he dedicated himself to building the future he wanted to see. After a product-focused MBA at Cornell Tech, Ben joined the design team at Quartet, where he worked directly with physicians across the country to integrate data science-driven recommendations directly into their clinical workflows. At Cureatr, Ben is applying an iterative, user-focused process to identify and solve the struggles he remembers all too well. Beyond Cureatr, Ben is an avid road cyclist, photographer, and dad to a very demanding but equally charming 2-year old.
Dana brings to Cureatr 20 years of professional sales experience in the technology industry with almost 15 of those years dedicated purely to the Healthcare space. She has a wealth of knowledge working with a broad range of health systems, providers, health plans and at-risk organizations and has successfully executed strategies in both new and existing markets. Prior to Cureatr, she led sales efforts and grew revenues at both emerging technology companies and top multi-national corporations including Cerner, Philips Healthcare and Oracle, in the US and abroad. She loves bringing valuable solutions to her clients and has a true passion for healthcare. Dana has a B.A. in Communications and is steadily working toward her advanced degree.
Alex is Cureatr’s Founder and CTO. He is responsible for driving the company’s product development and technology. Prior to Cureatr, Alex was the Director of Engineering at 23andMe, a personal genetics company that he joined as the first software engineer. He was also a Principal Team Architect at PayPal where he held technical leadership roles on several engineering teams and led the development of the first PayPal mobile product. Alex holds a B.S. and M.S. in Computer Science from Stanford University. When Alex isn’t busy developing the next big thing for Cureatr, he can be found doing something active or cooking up a storm in the kitchen.
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Executive Officer
S. Michael Ross MD, MHA
Chief Medical Officer
Julia Pulzone leads Cureatr’s finance team as Chief Financial Officer. Since joining the company in 2013, Julie has been a vital part of Cureatr’s early success, helping secure series A and series B investment, creating a scalable infrastructure and collaborating with the executive team to develop strategies that drive growth. Julia has over 20 years of financial experience in the technology industry and was previously the CFO at CodeRyte, Inc. and Teladoc, Inc. Julia is a Certified Public Accounting and holds an M.B.A. and B.S. in Accounting from the Robert J. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland.
With over twenty years of experience delivering results for venture capital-backed SaaS companies, Richard Resnick leads Cureatr as Chief Executive Officer. Before joining Cureatr, Richard was the CEO of GQ Life Sciences, a SaaS enterprise in the life sciences backed by Milestone Venture Partners, Cross Atlantic Partners, Mosaix Ventures, and SGAM, which he led to a successful acquisition by Aptean in 2016. As a respected industry thought leader, Richard speaks publicly on trends in technology and healthcare including his TED Talk, “Welcome to the genomic revolution.” Resnick holds an M.B.A. from the MIT Sloan School of Management, an M.S. in Computer Science from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, and a B.S in Computer Science from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.
Dr. Ross serves as Cureatr’s Chief Medical Officer where he is responsible for determining the company’s clinical strategy, supporting business development and market validation efforts and driving the research agenda and outcomes measurement. Dr. Ross is a visionary physician executive with more than 25 years of experience delivering shareholder value through cost-effective, quality innovations in healthcare. Previously, Dr. Ross held executive positions at RxAnte, NaviNet, Prematics, and Varolii. A board-certified pediatrician, Dr. Ross managed one of the most successful pediatric practices in Washington D.C. and was named a Top Doctor in Washington in peer reviews for Washingtonian magazine. Dr. Ross received his Bachelor of Science and MD from George Washington University, and his Masters in Healthcare Administration from the Virginia Commonwealth University.
Brandon is a Co-founder at Cardinal Partners, a medical and life sciences venture capital partnership established in 1996. His investment experience includes all facets of health care services, medical products and devices, but he has particular range and expertise in healthcare information technology and technology-enabled-services.
Todd is a Co-founder at Milestone Venture Partners, an early stage venture capital fund. Since launching the company in 2001, Todd has developed expertise and relationships in the financial services IT, pharmaceutical IT, healthcare media, marketing services, and outsourced business service sectors.
Alex is a principal at Deerfield Management, an investment management firm committed to advancing healthcare through investment, information and philanthropy. At Deerfield he focuses on the firm’s private investments in healthcare services and information technology.
Cureatr is a collaborative startup environment that rewards good ideas and hard work.
Each and every one of our employees has the opportunity to make a huge impact. Join our team as we work to make a difference in healthcare by creating solutions that help providers save lives… literally.
See open positions >>