We started Vessel to move the human condition forward.  

The digital transformation of healthcare will propel humanity to a happier and healthier future. As a Public Benefit Corporation, our goal is to create products that improve the health of the people who use them.

What we're good at

Improving Health
  • Behavior Change
  • Healthy Habit Adoption
  • Fitness & Wellness
  • Patient Engagement
  • Social Determinants of Health
  • Telemedicine
  • Digital Theraputics
  • Clinical Workflow Management
  • Clinical Decision Support
  • Patient Reported Outcomes
  • Real World Evidence
  • Clinical Research
Design & Strategy
  • Product Strategy
  • Competitive Analysis
  • Branding
  • User Engagement
  • User Retention
  • UI/UX Design
  • Human Centered Design
  • Accessibility Design
  • User Testing
  • Rapid Prototyping
Custom Software
  • Web Development
  • Mobile App Development
  • FHIR Compliance
  • Smart on FHIR
  • EHR Integration
  • HIPPA Compliance
Software Platform
  • Accessible UI Kit
  • Survey Engine
  • Messaging Engine
  • Engagement Engine
  • Data Analytics
  • HIPPA Template App

Our Founders

Zach McGill

Minneapolis, MN
Zach leads the design of patient and provider facing applications, incorporating behavioral neuroscience principles into a human centered UX design process to create consumer grade digital health products that are effective at modifying patient and physician behavior. He has helped academic researchers, startups, and mature healthcare organizations to better serve patients and providers across the healthcare ecosystem including through Population Health, Digital Therapeutics, and Clinical Decision Support.

Doug Debold

Minneapolis, MN
With more than 10 years of healthcare development experience, Doug leads technical architecture, security, and engineering team management at Vessel Partners. Doug has experience leading the development of HIPAA complaint products, integrating with major EHRs, and developing for FHIR and healthcare data standards. He’s helped small startups and large organizations deploy and scale effective solutions spanning Telehealth, E-prescribing, Clinical Decision Support, Clinical Data Exchange, and Real World Data.

We're a Vessel

The Japanese concept of Kanso sees the empty space created by great simplicity as a vessel for possibility. We are a vessel, like a fresh sheet of paper, ready to bring your ideas to life.