Self-Description

babylon is a personal health service aiming to make healthcare more accessible and affordable to people around the world, by combining the best technology with the best clinical expertise. For example, the ‘Consult’ service connects patients to the best GPs and medical specialists within minutes, available twelve hours per day, seven days a week, all in one easy-to-use app. babylon patients can also use its first-class technology to take an active approach to managing their health, using features including ‘Check a Symptom’ and the text-powered ‘Ask’ function, right up to its medical monitoring functions.

Primary Company Info

Headquarters:
London, United Kingdom
Country:
United Kingdom
Year Founded:
2013
Company Segment:
Health & MedTech
Active Markets:
Global

NC Company Overview

Babylon Health is a technology company focused on healthcare provision. It uses a combination of cutting-edge artificial intelligence and the medical knowledge of human experts to put accessible healthcare and advice in the hands of users of its apps. The Babylon app can give its users access to a wide range of important services, for instance, a comprehensive self tracking system for health, consultations with real Gps, and a text based service for medical questions. Users can also have face to face appointments with doctors using the video chat facilities. Babylon Health, based in London, England, is aiming to make healthcare more accessible, and also keep the cost to the user as low as possible. Babylon works with its partners to get its technology into the hands of as many users worldwide as possible and aims to expand to reach more and more patients around the world in its future strategies. As of May 2019, Babylon Health has AI licensing deals with major private health companies BUPA and Prudential Asia. They also have technology partnerships with TELUS, Samsung, and Tencent. Currently, their end to end clinical services are available in the UK, Canada, and also to people in Rwanda.