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About us

We are a strategic and bold partner

Our team is made up of passionate and talented techies guided by the values of creativity, business, synergy, and innovation. Ultimately, we're inspired to bring fantastic healthcare digital products to life together.

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We combine strategic thinking, technical expertise, and healthcare knowledge to create digital health products that positively impact and save people's lives.

Why we are your ideal tech partner?
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We build experiences that leave a lasting 
impact on people's lives.

Innovation

Thinking outside the box and creativity is in our DNA; everyone in the team is a problem-solver no matter their role. We try to take every product we work on to the next level.

Causing an impact

We find fulfillment in impacting people's lives positively. We create products that truly add value to users by being tech-friendly, intuitive, and accessible. Technology has no limits, and we're happy to improve even a tiny part of the users' life.

Ownership

Within the team and clients, we work horizontally and collaboratively towards the same goal. For us, in solid teams, everyone has genuine leadership and ownership of the product, clearly delimited by the role.

adaptability

We understand that each challenge and person must be addressed
with flexibility. We try being truly empathetic and strategical to understand how to approach a project, client, or collaborator.

CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT

We seek excellence, and we conceive it as a horizon that's always there; this means there's always room for growth. Working in agile frameworks helps us be constantly in motion, endeavoring for "more" and "better".

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what we do

Discover our services

END-TO-END PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

Leverage our team's expertise in product development at any stage of your healthcare innovation journey.

Whether you need help with product discovery, design, development, launch, or all. We're here to support you in your entire development process.

Product strategy
Development
Product design
Integrations & interoperability

STAFF AUGMENTATION

Scale your team with our talent and bring technical and industry expertise to the table.

Our team has vast experience facing various healthcare challenges, which results in a shorter onboarding process and more efficient outcomes.

Developers
UX/UI Designers
Quality Assurance
Engineers & Virtual CTOs

Healthcare Innovation Consulting

Uncover untapped opportunities harnessing disruptive technologies like Artificial Intelligence, Generative AI, Virtual and Augmented Reality, and many more!

We can help you launch thriving digital products beyond traditional approaches with emerging technologies that are changing the game.

AI
GenAI
VR / AR
5G
IoMT
Big Data
Light-it's founders: Javier Lempert, Alan Brand and Martín Oppenhemier posing smiling in the light-it office
Our Story

From a college start-up to a 
healthcare software partner

We shifted our mindset from being just a software 
factory to becoming a catalyst for change in the 
healthcare industry.

By leveraging our expertise in software development, we 
saw the immense potential to make a meaningful impact
on people's lives through innovative healthcare solutions.

We are now dedicated to collaborating with healthcare 
organizations and professionals to co-create 
groundbreaking software products that revolutionize the 
way healthcare is delivered, experienced, and optimized.

Javier Lempert
CTO
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Alan Brande
CEO
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Martin Oppenheimer
COO
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Our team

We believe in the power of diverse mindsets

We foster a culture of collaboration, where every team 
member's ideas and perspectives are valued, leading 
to the creation of truly exceptional products

Frequently Asked
Questions

Learn everything about us and the way we work

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What services do you offer?
  • End-to-End Product Development: including product strategy, UX/UI design, software development, and integrations. You can hire Light-it for the whole process, or just for one of this specific services.
  • Staff Augmentation: we can augment your tech team with our talent.
  • Emerging Technologies: we can help you discover and implement new technologies like Generative AI and VR to your product. 
How personalized are your services?
  • 100% personalized. At Light-it, we work as partners, and our goal will be to provide the best service according to your needs.
  • Our technology and healthcare expertise will allow us to understand your business and help you make decisions in every aspect of your project, from product, to tech stack, we have you covered!
  • Once we have a clear understanding of your needs, we will assemble a team that fits the requirements.
Can you provide references?

Yes, we can provide reference contacts from previous clients during sales processes.

Do you just work in the healthcare industry?

Yes. We currently work exclusively for the healthcare industry. 

I have a project from another industry, can I contact you anyway?

Contact us and we’ll refer you to one of our awesome partners.

How soon can Light-it start my project?

We’ll set a timeline that fits your requirements. On our end, it can take up to  two-weeks to put the team together.

Can we adjust the initial plan if my preferences (budget, time, features, etc.) change?

Yes. We’re used to working with startups and know that needs and priorities change. If that happens, let’s talk and see how we can adapt to your new situation.

Do I have to buy the whole service from zero to launch, or can you start working on a project at any stage?  

We can start working on your project at any stage. Whether you are in need of product discovery,  UX UI design, or development, we can help you!

I have already built my product with another vendor, but want to continue building it with you. Can you do it?

Yes. We will likely start with a code review to assess the quality of the code, to then continue building on top of what you have.

Can you assist with defining the scope and requirements of my project?

Of course! We’ll help you scope the project during the sales process, and the product strategy phase.

How do I know what the team is working on?
  • We have a shared slack channel between our team and yours.
  • You’ll have access to the Jira board with the progress for each sprint.
  • You’re invited to the sprint plannings, reviews, and daily meetings, in case you want to join!
  • You’ll have recurring meetings with an account manager.
Where is Light-it’s development team located? Who are they?

Our HQ are in Montevideo, Uruguay (UTC-3) and we have an office in Buenos Aires, Argentina (UTC-3). Do you want to visit us in Uruguay? Check out our guide!

How do you ensure the quality of the deliverables?

We involve Quality Engineers in all of our projects to test and ensure the best quality possible for all use cases. They conduct thorough testing and follow industry best practices to make sure our products work well and provide a great user experience. 

Who will be the software code's final owner once the project is finished?

Once the development of your software is finished, you’ll have complete ownership of the product.

Do you offer maintenance services after the product is released?

Yes, we offer maintenance services if required.

What happens if I don't want to continue the partnership? Can I cancel later on?

Yes. In the contracts you’ll have a set notice-period to cancel the project.

How do you define the price for my project?
  • We work with Time and Materials contracts, meaning we will charge per hour per professional. 
  • We will estimate the number of hours based on your scope, during the sales process.
  • If you need a different type of contract liked fixed price, please feel free to schedule a consultation. 
  • You can get a quote for your project here.
What is your minimum project size? 

We’re open to discuss projects from all sizes as long as we trust our client’s mission.

What happens if the scope isn't completed within the estimated timeframe, either finishing it before or after the expected deadline?

At Light-it, we work with estimated timelines that allow flexibility for adjustments based on evolving needs or potential challenges. If the project progresses faster than expected, we can incorporate additional scope to enhance the initial plan. If it takes longer, we will maintain clear communication with the client to address any issues and collaboratively determine the focus for the next iteration, ensuring transparency and alignment throughout the process.

How do you assure digital health products' privacy, security and risk management?

Our team follows strict HIPAA Guidelines to ensure privacy and security of PHI. Feel free to contact us to receive a copy of our guideline.

What legal and medical-legal compliance do you follow? 

Our team is trained in HIPAA Compliance, PIPAA Compliance, SOC2 Compliance, and ISO.

Do you sign BAAs?
  • Yes, we can sign BAAs.
  • We work on existing / legacy applications. Usually, we begin with a code audit to evaluate the code’s quality, and plan a development roadmap.
Do you have a HIPAA Policy in place?
  • Yes. Our HIPAA Policy includes guidelines, background checks for all of our employees, trainings, and more. Contact us to learn more.
  • We can also adapt our HIPAA Policy and proceses to our clients if needed.
Can Light-it sign my NDA instead of your standard NDA? 

Yes.

Do you collaborate with other technology or healthcare companies?

Yes! We have partnership programs with third-party providers, products, and agency. Check our partnership site and contact us to collaborate.

Our services

What services do we offer?
  • End-to-End Product Development: including product strategy, UX/UI design, software development, and integrations. You can hire Light-it for the whole process, or just for one of this specific services.
  • Staff Augmentation: we can augment your tech team with our talent.
  • Emerging Technologies: we can help you discover and implement new technologies like Generative AI and VR to your product. 
How personalized are your services?
  • 100% personalized. At Light-it, we work as partners, and our goal will be to provide the best service according to your needs.
  • Our technology and healthcare expertise will allow us to understand your business and help you make decisions in every aspect of your project, from product, to tech stack, we have you covered!
  • Once we have a clear understanding of your needs, we will assemble a team that fits the requirements.
Can you provide references?
  • Yes, we can provide reference contacts from previous clients during sales processes.
Do you just work in the healthcare industry?
  • Yes. We currently work exclusively for the healthcare industry. 
I have a project from another industry, can I contact you anyway?
  • Contact us and we’ll refer you to one of our awesome partners.

Starting a project

How soon can Light-it start my project?
  • We’ll set a timeline that fits your requirements. On our end, it can take up to  two-weeks to put the team together.
Can we adjust the initial plan if my preferences (budget, time, features, etc.) change?
  • Yes. We’re used to working with startups and know that needs and priorities change. If that happens, let’s talk and see how we can adapt to your new situation.
Do I have to buy the whole service from zero to launch, or can you start working on a project at any stage?  
  • We can start working on your project at any stage. Whether you are in need of product discovery,  UX UI design, or development, we can help you!
I have already built my product with another vendor, but want to continue building it with you. Can you do it?
  • Yes. We will likely start with a code review to assess the quality of the code, to then continue building on top of what you have.
Can you assist with defining the scope and requirements of my project?
  • Of course! We’ll help you scope the project during the sales process, and the product strategy phase.

During the project

How do I know what the team is working on?
  • We have a shared slack channel between our team and yours.
  • You’ll have access to the Jira board with the progress for each sprint.
  • You’re invited to the sprint plannings, reviews, and daily meetings, in case you want to join!
  • You’ll have recurring meetings with an account manager.
Where is Light-it’s development team located? Who are they?
  • Our HQ are in Montevideo, Uruguay (UTC-3) and we have an office in Buenos Aires, Argentina (UTC-3). Do you want to visit us in Uruguay? Check out our guide!
How do you ensure the quality of the deliverables?
  • We involve Quality Engineers in all of our projects to test and ensure the best quality possible for all use cases. They conduct thorough testing and follow industry best practices to make sure our products work well and provide a great user experience. 

After the project

Who will be the software code's final owner once the project is finished?
  • Once the development of your software is finished, you’ll have complete ownership of the product.
Do you offer maintenance services after the product is released?
  • Yes, we offer maintenance services if required.
What happens if I don't want to continue the partnership? Can I cancel later on?
  • Yes. In the contracts you’ll have a set notice-period to cancel the project.

Finances & timeline

How do you define the price for my project?
  • We work with Time and Materials contracts, meaning we will charge per hour per professional. 
  • We will estimate the number of hours based on your scope, during the sales process.
  • If you need a different type of contract liked fixed price, please feel free to schedule a consultation. 
  • You can get a quote for your project here.
What is your minimum project size? 
  • We’re open to discuss projects from all sizes as long as we trust our client’s mission.
What happens if the scope isn't completed within the estimated timeframe, either finishing it before or after the expected deadline?
  • At Light-it, we work with estimated timelines that allow flexibility for adjustments based on evolving needs or potential challenges. If the project progresses faster than expected, we can incorporate additional scope to enhance the initial plan. If it takes longer, we will maintain clear communication with the client to address any issues and collaboratively determine the focus for the next iteration, ensuring transparency and alignment throughout the process.

Legal

How do you assure digital health products' privacy, security and risk management?
  • Our team follows strict HIPAA Guidelines to ensure privacy and security of PHI. Feel free to contact us to receive a copy of our guideline.
What legal and medical-legal compliance do you follow? 
  • Our team is trained in HIPAA Compliance, PIPAA Compliance, SOC2 Compliance, and ISO.
Do you sign BAAs?
  • Yes, we can sign BAAs.
  • We work on existing / legacy applications. Usually, we begin with a code audit to evaluate the code’s quality, and plan a development roadmap.
Do you have a HIPAA Policy in place?
  • Yes. Our HIPAA Policy includes guidelines, background checks for all of our employees, trainings, and more. Contact us to learn more.
  • We can also adapt our HIPAA Policy and proceses to our clients if needed.
Can Light-it sign my NDA instead of your standard NDA? 
  • Yes.

Collaborations

Do you collaborate with other technology or healthcare companies?
  • Yes! We have partnership programs with third-party providers, products, and agency. Check our partnership site and contact us to collaborate.
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