Full Health Medical, a Mayo based company with operations in the UK and Ireland, have been listed in the annual Global Digital Health 100 by medical journal, The Journal of mHealth.
Speaking of the news, Ballintubber native and CEO of Full Health Medical, Paul Mc Carthy, stated: "This recognition is a major achievement for us. With over 47,500 health apps on the Itunes store alone, to be listed amongst some of the top health-tech innovators in the world alongside Fitbit, for example, is tremendous.
"From a Mayo perspective, we are very passionate about expanding our base in Castlebar and bringing more high value jobs to the county. We can only achieve our mission with incredible talent and we’re particularly interested in attracting candidates in the fields of software development, software quality, enterprise sales and marketing."
The Global Digital Health 100 is one of the HealthTech industries foremost technology award programmes, celebrating innovation and entrepreneurship. It recognises and supports health technology companies that are demonstrating the greatest potential to change the way that healthcare is delivered.
In order to rank nominees, the Journal of mHealth used a judging criteria that included 10 different qualitative and quantitative evaluation metrics. This included the nominee’s disruptive impact, proof of concept, technology innovation, social value, effectiveness, execution of strategy, industry integration and the ability to scale.
Full Health Medical is a software platform designed to streamline care to facilitate preventative medicine on a global scale. They are solving what they see as the single biggest problem in medicine – the problem of communication.
Their reporting tools empower patients to understand complex medical data through medical data interpretation and the provision of context for how those medical results will impact upon an individual’s day-to-day life. Full Health Medical work with partners such as health clinics, pharmacies, insurers and employers offering smart health benefits.