RECURA Kliniken group and dacadoo sign a strategic cooperation in the area of corporate health management

The RECURA Kliniken group will introduce as a next milestone the mobile and digital health engagement solution developed by dacadoo as an integral part of their existing corporate health management offering.

17 SEPTEMBER 2015, BEELITZ-HEILSTäTTEN, GERMANY AND ZURICH, SWITZERLAND
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The RECURA Kliniken group and dacadoo ag sign a strategic cooperation in the field of digital corporate health management for all member institutions of RECURA Kliniken in Germany. The RECURA Kliniken group will introduce as a next milestone the mobile and digital health engagement solution developed by dacadoo as an integral part of their existing corporate health management offering.

The RECURA Kliniken group is a family owned company and runs several clinics, medical care centers, home care services and other health facilities in Berlin-Brandenburg and central Germany. dacadoo will be integrated into the existing corporate health management offering of this health conglomerate and create a link among all its institutions by reaching the following goals:

  • Strengthening the community / encouraging communication
  • Enhancing the identification with the company and company group
  • Increasing the work-life balance

dacadoo can be used as digital health and lifestyle navigation system for the employees. With dacadoo you can track, analyze and improve in an easy and fun way your health and your well-being.

In cooperation with dacadoo, employees will get support in their fitness activities, no matter if they are running, horseback riding, playing golf, kayaking, mountain biking, gardening, walking, swimming, playing soccer, meditating, playing squash or volleyball, climbing, inline skating, dancing, doing yoga or doing any other fitness activity. "dacadoo is comparable to a journal of your own activities and health behavior. It tracks all your daily physical activities, shows you your performances, achievements and progress. In parallel you get hints for your health and nutrition. You can also connect with friends and colleagues via dacadoo and share your activities with them or, once in a while, invite them to small challenges. I am very excited about this collaboration with dacadoo." states Dr. Matthias-Hagen Lakotta, Director of Medicine, Strategy and Subsidiaries of RECURA Kliniken group. Peter Ohnemus, president and CEO of dacadoo adds: “Digital corporate health is still at its early stage in Germany and therefore we are very proud to sign this strategic cooperation with RECURA Kliniken group”. In order to properly motivate the employees, fitness activity challenges will be organized regularly within RECURA Kliniken via dacadoo. Moreover, in the near future the current corporate health offering will be expanded for the group.


About RECURA Kliniken

The RECURA Kliniken Group is a privately held company committed to the patients’ well-being operating in Berlin-Brandenburg and central Germany. Our patients bring us their trust, which we honor with highest quality treatments, care and research. Likewise, we promote the well-being of our employees, who contribute to the company with their full commitment, knowledge and skills.

RECURA Kliniken faces different challenges in the medical field. We provide excellence at every level with experienced staff and the latest technologies. At the same time, we aim for closeness and care for our patients and their relatives to a large extent. The RECURA Kliniken group is a stable and sustainable family business. Our focus is the well-being of our patients and staff, not the profit maximization of shareholders.

We are partners of every region we operate in and cultivate contacts with citizens, local communities, doctors and other medical institutions. With secure jobs, training and career opportunities as well as active participation in public life, we want to contribute to the community.

More information: www.recura-kliniken.de


About dacadoo

The dacadoo mobile health engagement solution enables individuals to track, manage and benchmark their health and wellbeing in an easy and fun way on their smartphones. dacadoo calculates a personal Health Score, a scientifically calculated number from 1 (low) to 1,000 (high). The Health Score works as an indicator and moves up or down in real-time, depending on how body values, emotional well-being and activities (exercise, nutrition, stress and sleep) change. To help individuals remain engaged, motivation techniques from behavioral science and online games, collaborative features from social networks, and personalized feedback are applied. The award-winning company is working with strategic partners from the various key industry segments to bring this solution to the global mobile health market. dacadoo has its headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland and an affiliate in Palo Alto, USA.

More information on: www.dacadoo.com

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Live healthy! Track and benchmark your health and fitness. Get your dacadoo Health Score, share activities with friends, win challenges!

dacadoo has developed an easy-to-use, wireless, secure and fun way to manage your personal health & fitness from a lifestyle, wellness and chronic disease perspective called the dacadoo health platform.

The platform calculates your personal dacadoo Health Score, a number from 1 (poor) to 1’000 (excellent). It is a directional relative indicator of your current health and fitness status in real-time. By integrating gaming and social networking principles, dacadoo motivates you to be active in an easy way by automatically tracking and comparing your personal health, fitness and lifestyle.

The dacadoo health platform enables the tracking of over 100 fitness activities (outdoor and indoor sports) either over the mobile dacadoo tracker app or via manual entry. The dacadoo energy models are based on MET (metabolic equivalent of Task)* which measures the intensity of a physical activity. *Compendium of Physical Activity, Stanford University

Download the free dacadoo smartphone tracker app for iPhone, Android and BlackBerry to track your fitness activities automatically.

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