Stamina Group and dacadoo announce cooperation for Norway and Sweden
Stamina Group AS and dacadoo ag announce a strategic cooperation in the area of digital corporate health solutions for Norway and Sweden
07 APRIL 2015
SummaryStamina Group AS and dacadoo ag announce a strategic cooperation in the area of digital corporate health solutions for Norway and Sweden. Stamina Group will integrate the innovative, mobile digital health solution developed by dacadoo into their occupational health customer journey and launch the integrated solution in Norway and Sweden in the second half of 2015.
Stamina Group AS is a leading Scandinavian healthcare and lifestyle company within occupational health, private hospitals and fitness centers, providing health checks for approximately 600,000 employees through 15,000 corporate customers. Stamina continues to offer innovative solutions to the market by introducing digital corporate health applications to its client base, by combining and integrating the dacadoo digital health score solution with its existing services in the occupational health segment. dacadoo offers a comprehensive, digital health engagement solution that enables employees to track, manage and benchmark their health and wellbeing from a website or a mobile app. The dacadoo solution is designed to empower and engage employees to take more ownership of their own health, wellbeing and to adopt healthier lifestyles. Both companies announce today this strategic and exclusive cooperation for Norway and Sweden and the companies plan to launch the combined, integrated solution in the second half of 2015.
"The combination of mobile technology, gaming features from online games, social and collaborative features from social networks and personalized feedback provides the mix of techniques to tickle and motivate employees, to keep them engaged and active, and more aware of their health and wellbeing, while allowing also a fun experience. I am thrilled to partner with Stamina Group, the clear market leader and innovator of occupational health in Norway and Sweden.” explains Peter Ohnemus, founder and CEO of dacadoo. Morten Jurs, CEO of Stamina Group, continues: “Both for our corporate customers and consumers we see inactivity and lifestyle issues as a major concern moving forward. By introducing the dacadoo technology enabling Health Score monitoring, we have found an excellent digital platform for our corporate customers and consumers. This digital platform will enable our consumers, to take more ownership of their own health and wellbeing and keeping them active, healthy and happy. This cooperation with dacadoo is of key strategic importance for Stamina Group and we’re very excited to roll out the new offering to our clients.”
About Stamina Group
Stamina Group AS is a major Scandinavian healthcare and lifestyle company within occupational health, private hospitals and fitness centers. They offer a complete range of services within private and public healthcare, lifestyle and fitness, through to sports medicine and orthopedic treatment. Stamina Group has 2,500 employees across Norway and Sweden servicing 15,000 corporate customers. To complete their offering, Stamina has 53 fitness centers with approx. 60.000 members. More information can be found on: www.staminagroup.no
The dacadoo mobile health engagement solution enables employees 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 score works as an indicator and moves up or down in real-time, depending on how body values, emotional wellbeing and activities (exercise, nutrition, stress and sleep) change. To help employees remain engaged, motivation techniques from behavioral science and online games, social and 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. More information on: www.dacadoo.com
Manuel Heuer, COO
Tel.: +41 44 251 23 23
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Stamina Group AS
Henrik Aase, CMO
Tel: +47 97 53 91 12
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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