August 16, 2017

Buddy Healthcare obtains CE certification!

We are excited to share that our BuddyCare patient engagement solution has just recently declared CE conformity(*). BuddyCare is now ready for sale in Europe! This means that BuddyCare has…

August 7, 2017

Educate, Engage, Guide, Activate

How can we enhance patient engagement? Of course, the role of care personnel cannot be underestimated: they need to educate patients about care protocols, the steps included there and how…

July 12, 2017

What is ERAS?

ERAS (Enhanced Recovery After Surgery) is a care pathway for a specific procedure that includes a set of pre-determined activities, rules and guidance. The purpose of these ERAS pathways is…

July 4, 2017

Buddy Healthcare is in the List of Top-20 Digital Health Companies in Europe

Buddy Healthcare was chosen to be one of top-20 digital health and one of top-40 healthtech companies. Thank you for the prize, TechTour!

June 27, 2017

What’s up next

BuddyCare has raised interest in this area and hospitals are looking for ways to automate and standardize their orthopedic care paths. Hello buddies! Welcome back to Buddy Healthcare’s blog. If…

June 7, 2017

What we have accomplished in pediatrics

Two Finnish University Hospitals’ Children’s Clinics have recently started using the BuddyCare solution. The BuddyCare App is used by parents whose children are scheduled for a hernia procedure done as…

May 29, 2017

Check out the demo of our patient engagement solution

Did you know that you can see the demo of the BuddyCare mobile solution before starting using it at your hospital? Download a free app for iOS or Android and…

May 27, 2017

Buddy Healthcare Won the OP Smart Health Challenge

On May 11, 2017, we won the OP Smart Health Challenge, bootcamp phase. Together with the WeFitter and Huoleti teams we continue collaboration with the OP Group in the co-creation phase.

May 16, 2017

Why pediatric surgeries first

Hello there and welcome back to our blog! Today we’d like to write about pediatric surgeries and what we have learned about them while working on Buddy Healthcare. But before…

April 3, 2017

How does BuddyCare work

Today we explain how BuddyCare solution works and makes the surgery process easier for patients. We also share instructions how you can demo and try the app.

March 20, 2017

How we started Buddy Healthcare

Hi buddies! In the previous post we briefly introduced our team, so go ahead and read it if you haven’t done so yet. And today we’ll share the story of how we…

March 13, 2017

Leikkaussali 2017: What will surgery be like in future?

Buddy Healthcare is one of the partners in Leikkaussali 2017 (Operation room) in Helsinki on 22nd and 23rd of March. The event discusses future surgical care and innovations in surgeries….

March 6, 2017

What Buddy Healthcare is

Let us briefly introduce who we are and why we share our expertise in digital health. We are nine buddies working at Buddy Healthcare who are passionate about delivering better…

February 24, 2017

Supporting pediatric surgery patients

What do nurses speak about BuddyCare? “When children have been prepared well for a pediatric surgery, it is easier for us to take care of them. Families using the app come to…

February 21, 2017

Digital assistant for surgery preparations

The weeks during surgery preparations are not easy for anyone, but the stress rises to a new level when the patient is a child. Luckily, digitalisation will smoothen healthcare procedures…

January 18, 2017

Transforming preoperative assessment

Jim Ward, director at Good4HEALTH, explains how improved preoperative care lowering ‘Did not Attend’ rates, shortening clinical appointments and fast-tracking low-risk patients will allow staff to focus on medium and…

November 20, 2016

Buddy Wins Telemedicine Innovation Competition

Buddy Healthcare won the European Telemedicine Conference Innovation Competition 2016 startup category 15th November 2016 in Oslo. “We are very happy for this award as we just released the first…

November 4, 2016

Buddy Healthcare Shortlisted Among the TOP-3 Telemedicine Innovators

Buddy Healthcare has been selected as one of the three winner candidates in European Telemedicine Conference Innovation Award 2016 competition in the startup category. In the final pitch, Jussi Määttä, CEO…

September 15, 2016

BuddyCare goes live in Santa Clara at the Health 2.0 Fall Conference

Unique opportunity to see BuddyCare demo in action at the #Health2con For the first time we will present a live demo of the BuddyCare service at the Health 2.0 Fall…

September 5, 2016

Buddy at NHS Expo in Manchester

Learn how to improve quality of pre and post surgery care. Buddy Healthcare is participating Health and Care Innovation Expo 2016 in Manchester on 7th and 8th September. We are…

May 26, 2016

Buddy Healthcare joins StartUp Health

Buddy Healthcare was selected to join StartUp Health Finland among the first five companies. StartUp Health is leading a global movement to transform health by organizing and investing in the world’s largest community…

January 4, 2016

Buddy Healthcare shortlisted as a winner candidate for Innovation Beach Start up at Pediatrics 2040 – Vote now!

Pediatrics 2040 conference features Innovation Beach for start-ups where the most promising company is selected among the shortlisted candidates both by a panel of judges and popular vote. Buddy Healthcare…

December 19, 2015

Investors and hospitals, meet our CEO Jussi Määttä in California

If you are interested in learning more about Buddy Healthcare or Patient21 mobile application, you have possibility to meet Jussi Määttä, CEO in California during Pediatrics 2040 in Dana Point…

December 14, 2015

Buddy Healthcare heads to the market

Buddy Healthcare Ltd Oy heads to the market. Buddy’s first product, BuddyCare, is a mobile application for children’s hospitals that connects families with hospitals around outpatient surgery. “BuddyCare has been…