Transparent Health Group

THC provides affordable access to healthcare for those who find health insurance out-of-reach or whose benefits have been reduced

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Healthcare Services
  • Location Plainview, NY, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded October 2008
  • Employees 5
  • Website

Company Summary

The uncertainty surrounding healthcare reform has created an opportunity for a cash model in healthcare. Transparent Healthcare has built a private network of providers who accept a set fee for healthcare services, bringing price certainty and transparency to the market. THC bring affordable access to healthcare to the uninsured. THC has the first mover advantage in establishing a new premiere non-insurance based healthcare network.


  • Betty Heiman
    CEO and Founder

    Betty is an accomplished healthcare entrepreneur and executive who founded and led a leading medical practice management company and has held a variety of leadership positions in the pharmaceutical and medical marketing industries. Betty earned her BA in biology, cum laude, from the State University of New York at Albany and an MBA in healthcare administration from Baruch College/Mt. Sinai School of Medicine.

  • Andy Rieger
    COO and Founder

    Prior to founding the Company, Andy was Director of Innovation and Business Development at United HealthGroup; an independent IT consultant; Vice President of Infrastructure at Instinet Fixed Income; and Vice President of IT at Lehman Brothers. Andy earned his BA in computer science and psychology at Swarthmore College; a MS in computer science at the University of Pennsylvania; and a MBA from Columbia University, Columbia Business School.

  • Kathleen Weissenberger
    EVP Marketing and Communications

    Kathleen has a diverse business background, with over twenty years of leadership experiences in the areas of marketing, operations, corporate communications and HR.
    Prior to Transparent Healthcare, she was Vice President at NatWest and holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Boston College.


  • Seth Rubin
    Joseph Sciallo

Previous Investors

  • Company has previously raised $2.4 M in a friends and family round
    Key investors include; Mitch Goldstein, Sam Ginzburg, Jimmy Balodimas, Bob Gelfond, Michael Meyers

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