September 12th, 2019

Mediktor and dacadoo announce commercial partnership to expand service offering for their clients

Barcelona, Spain and Zurich, Switzerland – Mediktor, developer of the only clinically validated and highly accurate AI-based symptom checker and dacadoo, the global digital health platform provider for healthy lifestyle, have signed a commercial partnership to explore opportunities to offer their clients a broader range of health and wellness services.

Mediktor transforms the way people access the healthcare system. It uses artificial intelligence to analyse symptoms and provide objective information to help users decide their next steps. The symptom checker provides a pre-diagnosis in less than 3 minutes, and then recommends the most appropriate level of care.

dacadoo develops and operates the dacadoo Health Score engagement platform which helps users to actively manage their health in an easy and fun way. It combines motivational techniques derived from behavioural science, with functions from online gaming and social networks that engage employees in holistic health, meaning: Your Body, Mind & Lifestyle. By combining its patented dacadoo Health Score with personalized health coaching from the AI-based coach, dacadoo achieves high levels of long-term user engagement and produces positive health outcomes.

Both companies announced today their strategic collaboration to explore joint business opportunities to offer their clients a broader range of services.

Josep Carbo, Mediktor’s Head of Global Business Development, said: “We are excited to keep expanding our mission worldwide, partnering with dacadoo. Both cutting-edge technologies complement each other to build a more complete network to deliver health and wellbeing”.

Peter Ohnemus, President & CEO of dacadoo, adds: “Many of our insurance clients want to build a platform ecosystem in health and wellbeing to serve their members along the health journey. We’re very happy to partner with Mediktor, as both companies can offer an expanded offering which his attractive for our existing and potential clients.”

 

About Mediktor

Mediktor is the most advanced and accurate AI-based technology for pre-diagnosis, triage and decision-making support. The technology combines artificial intelligence and natural language recognition with access to patient data to explore symptoms and offer a listing of possible conditions and recommendations. And, using our clients’ provider networks, the user can connect to a clinician immediately for care and consultation. The Mediktor platform learns from every interaction, developing an advanced intuition. Mediktor has already performed 3 million symptom evaluations in more than 200 countries. This has led to the development of an intuition comparable to the full life experience of 10 physicians. The platform has undergone a clinical study with 1,015 patients achieving a success rate of 91.3% accuracy. Four other trials are underway across the world. The “whitelabel” technology is available in 10 languages and for any platform. Founded in 2011 by Oscar García-Esquirol, MD, a specialist in intensive care medicine and Cristian Pascual, industrial engineer, Mediktor is based in Barcelona and has recently opened an office in New York. Mediktor has a multidisciplinary team of health professionals, computer scientists, business development experts and external advisors.

For more information please visit www.mediktor.com/en

Contact: Natalia Sargiotti, natalia@mediktor.com

About dacadoo

dacadoo is a global technology company and innovative business partner that is driving the digital transformation in healthcare. Based in Zurich, Switzerland, dacadoo develops and operates a mobile-first digital health engagement platform that helps people live healthier, more active lives through a combination of motivational techniques from behavioral science, online gaming and social networks, as well as artificial intelligence and automated coaching. Based on over 300 million person-years of clinical data, its patented, real-time Health Score makes health individually measurable, which provides users with a unique engagement experience, while also offering dacadoo’s enterprise customers an effective way to measure the true health impact of wellness programs. Available in over 13 languages, dacadoo’s technology is provided as a fully branded, white-label solution or it can be integrated into customer products through its API. dacadoo's customers include health and life insurance companies, health & wellness service organizations as well as large and mid-sized employers for health promotion in the workplace.

For more information please visit: www.dacadoo.com.

Contact: Manuel Heuer, manuel.heuer@dacadoo.com

“We are excited to keep expanding our mission worldwide, partnering with dacadoo. Both cutting-edge technologies complement each other to build a more complete network to deliver health and wellbeing.” 

Josep Carbo, Mediktor’s Head of Global Business Development

“Many of our insurance clients want to build a platform ecosystem in health and wellbeing to serve their members along the health journey. We’re very happy to partner with Mediktor, as both companies can offer an expanded offering which his attractive for our existing and potential clients.”

Peter Ohnemus, founder and CEO of dacadoo

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    Manuel Heuer

    Manuel.Heuer @ dacadoo.com
    Phone: + 41 44 2512323 (no support)

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About dacadoo

dacadoo licenses its Digital Health Engagement Platform, including its Health Score, to Life & Health insurance operators (B2B), supplying Insurtech and health-tech solutions to over 35 of the top 100 Life & Health insurance operators globally. Available in over 15 languages, dacadoo’s technology is provided as a fully branded, white label solution or it can be integrated into customers’ products through its API. Through its ‘Connect, Score, Engage’ offering, dacadoo supports Life & Health operators to motivate their clients to lead healthier lifestyles through its SaaS-based Digital Health Engagement Platform. dacadoo also provides its Risk Engine, which calculates probabilities on mortality and morbidity in real-time. dacadoo has over 115 employees across locations in Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific and over 100 filed patents around their digital Life & Health solutions.

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