Beta Byte: Mediyak



MediyakBeta Byte is a series sponsored by LaunchRock for that early stage tech found somewhere between idea and traction. Equally exciting as it is raw. Are you in this phase?

What is the name of the company and/or product? Where is it found online?


What problem does this solve?

1) Connecting patients and healthcare providers
2) Helping healthcare providers build their networks and run their businesses
3) Helping people find information about healthcare options

What is the full launch/release date planned?

The community section of the site is live.  Our first business service, the appointment system, is in beta, and currently being used by healthcare providers.  We plan a full release (with paid users) by late May or June.

Who is on the team?

Robert Najlis, President, Founder, CTO
Corina Coria, Co-Founder, Designer, Marketing

What is the specific technology or combination of technologies, framework, languages, etc. that makes this thing run? Is there any IP?

Ruby on Rails
Local Solr (location based search)
Planning mobile app

Is there a revenue model?  How big is the market?

The market is enormous and growing. Trillions of dollars are spent on healthcare each year in the US alone, with integrative medicine being the fastest growing sector.  We are currently active in the US and Latin America.

Revenue model-
1) Subscription: appointments, patient intake, inventory, patient tracking
2) Commission: Event and continuing education signup, product orders
3) Advertisement
4) Commission on external tools (partners)

What is your greatest strength?

A connection with the community and an understanding of their needs.

What is your biggest weakness?

Resources to grow the company.

What is one resource you could use that would take this to the next level?

Aside from the usual financial and technical resources that all startups need, we are looking for people that can help us fulfill the business potential of Mediyak.  We have a strong opportunity to be the market leaders, and we are starting to grow internationally.  We are looking for help in seizing this opportunity.

Is there anything else you would like to add?

We all seek better health.  Mediyak not only presents a great business opportunity, but also a chance to profoundly improve people’s lives.  We would love to hear your feedback, and we are open to potential opportunities.  Feel free to email us at  Enjoy, and share health!