October 21, 2020
UK digital health platform, Your.MD and the creators of Healthily have approached the Professional Record Standards Body (PRSB) to help ensure that the growth of the business was not compromising the safety of their users.
PRSB helps define the standards needed for high quality care records including in digital care.
WHY IT MATTERS
Former chief executive at the NHS Institute for Innovation and...
Credit: InHealth and Olympus endoscopy app
October 9, 2020
NHSX DRIVES FORWARD DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION OF HEALTH CARE
With the aim of creating an environment for innovation to flourish, NHSX has created the Digital Technology Assessment Criteria for health and social care, beta (DTAC).
NHSX will use this criteria to support and assess stakeholders across the ecosystem, forming a baseline assessment criteria that validates the suitability and function of...
October 5, 2020
This morning Your.MD, a digital symptom checker and personal health tool Healthily, scored $30 million in Series A funding.
The latest round of funding was driven by Reckitt Benckiser (RB), a consumer health company.
WHAT THEY DO
The London-based startup was founded in 2015. Its tool was designed to help patients make decisions about their health, including when to see a doctor and what level of...
May 29, 2018
Telemedicine company SnapMD will provide its Virtual Care Management platform to the American Academy of Pediatrics' Member Advantage Program, according to SnapMD. With this, the organization’s 66,000 US pediatricians, surgeons, and specialists will be able to conduct virtual visits as a complement to normal in-person care.
"This new Member Advantage Program directly addresses concerns cited by...
June 27, 2017
London-based medical chatbot company Your.MD has raised $10 million in a round led by Orkla Ventures, the venture arm of consumer goods company Orkla. Existing investor Smedvig Capital also participated in the round. Your.MD last raised funds in 2015; this round brings the company's total funding to $17.3 million.
"This invaluable partnership with Orkla enables us to build upon the immense...
July 2, 2015
London-based Your.MD, which has developed a health management app that includes a symptom checker, raised $5 million in a round led by Smedvig Capital, with participation from existing angel investors. This brings the company's total funding to $7.3 million.
The app, available on iOS and Android devices, allows users to explain what their complaints are to the app via voice or text. Next, users...