Baar, Switzerland, Amsterdam The Netherlands, March 8, 2017 Today Health Leads and the Swiss patient data company healthbank.coop announced their partnership in the field of venture development.
CEO Reto Schegg commented: 'We are a unique open, user-centered and citizen owned health data eco system’ and with Health Leads as a partner we expect to generate new business, attract investors and develop our company further. Health leads’ Peter Vermeiren commented: ‘Health Leads sees that the only constant factor in healthcare data is the patient/ consumer itself. In order to really democratize healthcare data a platform is needed that is owned by citizens themselves, with a very high level of data-security. Health bank has a Swiss cooperative structure for data storage and citizen selected distribution, executed by a management company that is governed by the strict rules of the cooperative and supervised by a highly reputable Board. it is the only dedicated truly citizen owned platform build specifically for this purpose, with a global potential.”
Health bank’s objective is to become the trusted third party for healthcare data worldwide for consumers as well as companies in m-health and healthcare. Health Leads will be partnering with healthbank to assist them in their ambitions of finding additional project partners in Europe, assist in the communication strategy and in introducing healthbank in its network of investors.