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Headline : Swiss Re & Wellthy Therapeutics to collaborate on creating clinically validated digital health solutions for health and life-insurers
News Date : Aug 10, 2017
Source : AIP News Bureau
Swiss Re will work with Wellthy Therapeutics in making insurance more affordable and accessible for people with Type 2 Diabetes


Swiss Re  has partnered with Wealthy Therapeutics, a Digital Therapeutics company based out of Mumbai, as a part of  its InsurTech Accelerator programme this year. 

"Chronic diseases like diabetes are a massive risk factor for various complications that lead to hospitalization, disability and reduced longevity. We are constantly working to empower our clients and their policyholders with the tools to live happier, healthier and longer lives. We are excited to work with Wellthy Therapeutics to facilitate prevention, control and reversal of policyholder chronic conditions like diabetes through their clinically validated  intervention, and explore ways to provide this tool to our clients to achieve a common goal," said Kalpana Sampat, CEO of Swiss Re India Branch.

"Innovations in insurance, such as Wellthy's AI-enabled diabetes management platform, can help insurance customers better self-manage their condition and reduce risk significantly. Leveraging on the increase in the adoption of digitalization, Swiss Re is currently piloting innovative solutions in partnerships with insurers and tech companies to validate the positive risk outcome and bring value back to the customers. We are looking forward to explore the co-creation of clinically validated digital solutions for the health and life insurance industry with Wellthy Therapeutics," said Yannick Even, Head of InsurTech Solutions, Life & Health Asia, Swiss Re.

"This partnership would help us significantly in making our product more scalable, affordable and relevant for the entire Diabetes Insurance ecosystem," said Abhishek Shah, CEO and Co-founder of Wellthy Therapeutics.

Wellthy's Artificial intelligence-powered intervention provides an integrated care platform managing and reversing diabetes, while coming with great side effects like improved weight management, increased physical activity, and better quality of life. 




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