Co-Founder/CTO

  • Co-Founder
  • Remote

Healthful

Healthful Telehealth Inc.
Job Title: Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Location: Remote

Company Overview:
Healthful is a telehealth nutrition platform intended to provide Canadian patients with access to evidence-based nutritional counseling from Registered Dietitians. Our platform improves service efficiency, reduces costs, and enhances direct interaction between patients and dietitians, all while providing a personalized and scalable health service. Our platform enables patients to utilize their insurance for billing, making professional dietitian services low-cost or no-cost. We are committed to the innovative concept of “food is medicine” and are developing a user-friendly online platform that includes insurance coverage eligibility checker, appointment booking, live chat support, automated meal planning, and a secure electronic medical record (EMR) system. In short, we offer telehealth nutrition therapy from registered dietitians paid by insurance, enabling users to achieve their desired health and wellness through evidence-based personalized nutrition.
Job Description:
As our Chief Technology Officer, you will lead the strategic direction and technological development of our digital health platform. You will be at the forefront of creating an integrated, secure, and efficient system that simplifies management for both our patients and dietitians. Your leadership will be crucial in developing our key features, including an intuitive online booking interface, a chat system for real-time communication, personalized, auto-generated meal plans, and other creative and innovative ideas.

Responsibilities:
● Lead and develop technical aspects of the company’s strategy to ensure alignment with its business goals.
● Discover and implement new technologies that yield competitive advantage.
● Lead the development and deployment of our secure and compliant EMR and telehealth
services.
● Drive the innovation of user-friendly features, such as automated meal planning and
efficient management tools.
● Oversee the technical teams in the design, development, and implementation process.
● Ensure security best practices are followed to protect company data and patient privacy.
● Manage research and development (R&D) and information technology (IT) budgets to
maximize productivity and effectiveness.
● Conduct user research and design all UI/UX aspects during the early stages.
● Monitor metrics to ensure continuous improvement and effectiveness.
● Turn data into insights, applying AI to enhance the platform’s capabilities.
● Along with fellow cofounders, discuss and contribute to product ideation. Act as a
strategic thought partner in company vision and product strategy discussions.

What we are looking for:

● Previous experience as a founder or working for tech startup.
● Deep passion for the topic and mission
● Knowledge of technological trends to build strategy and planning of IT initiatives.
● Able to contribute to company’s long-term vision in health tech with a strong
understanding of best practices in technology.
● Understanding of budgets and business-planning
● Expertise in UI/UX design and user research, with the ability to handle all design tasks
during the early stages.
● Expertise in monitoring and analyzing metrics.
● Experience with EMR systems and a vision for data utilization and insights.
● Proficiency in applying AI to enhance digital health platforms.
● Excellent communication skills
● Leadership and organizational abilities
● Strategic thinking
● Problem-solving aptitude
● BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field
● MBA or other relevant graduate degree is a plus
● Excellent pitching skills, previous experience in business and marketing to support the
promotion and growth of our platform is a plus
What We Offer:
● Opportunity to be part of a company that views food as a fundamental part of health and wellbeing.
● A chance to make a significant impact in a growing field of online health services.
● Collaborative and innovative work environment with a commitment to personal and
professional growth.
● Flexibility of remote work with a team dedicated to transforming the telehealth nutrition
landscape.
● Equity as compensation.

We are looking for a visionary leader who is passionate about leveraging technology to revolutionize telehealth nutrition services. If you are excited about making a real difference and driving innovation in health tech, we would love to hear from you. Please send an email to usehealthful@gmail.com and include your resume as well as a paragraph on why you would like to join us.

To apply for this job email your details to usehealthful@gmail.com

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