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Singapore-Based Digital Healthcare Company Partners With AIA

MEDICAL - Singapore
January 2019

Singapore-based digital managed care platform MyDoc is partnering with global insurance company, AIA, to create its first digitally integrated corporate health screening programme. MyDoc will digitally deliver health screening results of AIA Vitality members in Singapore from the AIA Vitality Basic Health Check (BHS) identifies members’ risk for chronic disease by checking their body mass index (BMI), blood pressure, blood glucose, and cholesterol levels. AIA Vitality members who complete their health screening through MyDoc will receive Vitality points of up to 6,000 if their results are within the healthy ranges.

MyDoc is part of Singapore’s Ministry of Health's (MOH) regulatory sandbox for telemedicine, that allows the safe development of new and innovative healthcare models to be piloted in a controlled environment.. MyDoc has shown a reduction in patient healthcare costs by at least 16% according to a study done by a senior economist at the University of Southern California’s Center for Economic and Social Research. It demonstrated a potential cost saving of up to 28% resulting from improvements in chronic diseases management and aversion of accident and emergency (A&E) services.

MyDoc has conducted successful and ongoing implementations with the largest insurers and Fortune 500 companies in In Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia, including AIA, Aetna, and Cigna. 

(Source: MyDoc; Enterprise Innovation)