Israeli telehealth startup, TytoCare, and Brazilian tech-based main medical insurance supplier, Alice, collectively introduced their new partnership on Wednesday.
This announcement comes simply two months after Alice secured $127 million in a Sequence C funding spherical, the biggest enterprise capital spherical ever reported in Latin America by a well being tech firm.
Alice is the primary firm in Brazil to companion with TytoCare, and it’ll grant Brazilian sufferers entry to TytoCare’s AI-driven and user-friendly distant examination platform. Brazilian healthcare startup, Tuinda Care, will lead distribution.
Alice started working in June 2020 as an progressive tech-enabled well being plan offering its members a “well being squad” (a household physician, a nurse, a nutritionist, and a bodily coach) and a personal medical insurance plan granting entry to top-of-the-line hospitals, labs, and a community of medical specialists.
The newly established partnership with TytoCare will allow Alice to facilitate “seamless digital diagnostics for its members whereas enabling physicians to supply clinic-quality digital care”. All the info will likely be saved in Alice’s app making it out there to all well being professionals who look after the member to streamline care coordination.
“This information integration––the primary of its type in Brazil––allows the member’s Well being Squad to simply observe up on any persistent or acute situation, offering sufferers with long-term care whereas guaranteeing accuracy, velocity, and comfort in each diagnoses and remedy plans,” stated André Florence, CEO of Alice. “TytoCare additionally reduces prices and the necessity for journey to and from hospitals and clinics. As well as, it allows the well being skilled to share important info with different physicians and specialists for a second opinion.”
At the moment, 15 % of digital queries use TytoCare’s assist. This determine is predicted to proceed rising on account of the brand new partnership and integration with Alice’s providers.
Based in 2012, TytoCare presents distant examination kits and an all-in-one telehealth AI platform that just about hyperlinks sufferers and healthcare professionals. Its service allows folks to self-conduct examinations of the center, lungs, pores and skin, throat, and ears in addition to temperature readings from anyplace at any time, supplying healthcare suppliers with the medical information they should monitor, diagnose, and deal with sufferers with out the necessity for an in-person go to.
Co-founded by Dedi Gilad and Ofer Tzadik, TytoCare has FDA and CE clearances and has partnered with over 170 main well being programs, well being plans, and strategic companions within the U.S., Europe, Asia, Latin America, and Israel.