Shift Labs

Well-designed medical devices for fast-growing healthcare sectors


COMPANY SIZE Between 5 and 10

# OF ENGINEERS Less than 5


TAGS Consumer Electronics, Healthcare, Hardware, YC Winter 2015


What do we do?

Shift Labs is a Y Combinator backed company creating well-designed devices for fast-growing healthcare sectors. Everything from home health care in the US to clinical care in emerging markets. That means we emphasize both design and technology to create devices that more kinds of healthcare workers can use to provide better care in more places. Shift Labs is committed to innovation that improves patient safety in developing and underserved markets where many critical, high cost medical devices are unavailable. We’ve got ambitious goals and global plans.

Technical challenges

1) Developing an app to provide assistance to users in under-served market and emerging economies. Also leveraging this app to promote improved care and new products.
2) Website maintenance and improvements

Why join us?

1) There's more inbound interest in our product than we can handle
2) We're working hard on changing established, regulated industry
3) We're moving fast!

Our press coverage

Our tech stack

  • Amazon AWS
  • C++
  • Java
  • iOS/Swift
  • C
  • HTML5
  • Android/Java