One of the largest not-for-profit healthcare systems in the US, CHE Trinity Health has chosen Sharecare, the company founded by WebMD founder Jeff Arnold and television personality Dr. Mehmet Oz, to equip its 30 million patients spread across 20 states with Sharecare’s portfolio of patient engagement tools. CHE will offer patients Sharecare’s health risk assessment the RealAge Test, individualized wellness programs, fitness device data aggregation, facility locators, appointment schedulers, secure messaging with physicians, symptom navigator app AskMD, and more.
“If you look at the position that a lot of the not-for-profit healthcare providers are in, it’s just very difficult for us to keep up in this digital health world,” Scott Nordlund, Executive Vice President for Growth, Strategy and Innovation Development at CHE Trinity Health told MobiHealthNews during an interview. “Things are moving so fast and the investments, the bets, are so big that finding a best-in-class partner like Sharecare to be on this journey with us just gives us a lot of confidence that we’ll be in the right place.”
Sharecare’s CEO Jeff Arnold told MobiHealthNews that the RealAge health risk assessment is Sharecare’s registration page. Some 40 million people have opted to take the survey to find out what their “body age” is vs. their calendar age. Arnold said every solider in the US Army is required to take the RealAge Test every year. Keep reading>>