Our member Next Step Dynamics has signed a 2 year partnership agreement with Tieto Healthcare and Welfare who have 65% of the Nordic market when it comes to Healthcare and Welfare solutions. This enables their fall prevention solution to be available on the Nordic market as early as Autumn 2017 in a joint effort to reduce fall accidents among seniors and the costs associated with it significantly.
– This is an important partnership to us. It will shorten the time to market in Sweden and rest of Nordics, thereby making our solution available to both the public and private care sector and help reduce elderly fall accidents, says Karthik Srinivasan, Founder and CEO, Next Step Dynamics
Next Step Dynamics helps prevent falls among elderly people by continuously analyzing balance, strength and sleep, based on scientific proved methods, in a digitalised form using smart wearable and big data analytics. Their product has been successfully tested on 30 elderly people, saving approx. 8 Million SEK ($900,000). Next Step Dynamics brings together an international team of experts including physiotherapists specializing on elderly fall and fall metrics, Telecom and MedTech systems with a mission to reduce fall accidents among elderly people by more than 70% by the end of 2020. More information: nextstepdynamics.com