StayWell Acquires MedHelp’s Mobile Platform, Apps and Talent

The enhanced portfolio will allow us to strengthen our existing diabetes and weight management solutions, as well as enter new categories, like women’s health, for the first time.

StayWell, a health solutions company, today announced that it has acquired Silicon Valley-based MedHelp’s health engagement platform, industry-leading applications and talent to expand its mobile health portfolio and support its corporate growth strategy. The acquisition will extend StayWell’s reach to MedHelp’s 3 million users, while offering more robust solutions to existing customers, during all stages of their health.

“MedHelp’s innovative platform, top healthcare apps and expert team will propel StayWell’s strategic company growth as we continue to expand our mobile health solutions to both new and existing markets,” said Nicole Latimer, CEO of StayWell. “The enhanced portfolio will allow us to strengthen our existing diabetes and weight management solutions, as well as enter new categories, like women’s health, for the first time.”

MedHelp brings with it a number of award-winning applications including Sugar Sense, one of the top-ranked diabetes apps, and My Diet Diary, a calorie tracking app, that StayWell will incorporate into its existing suite of diabetes management and weight loss solutions — an area of focus for the company for more than 20 years through its employer well-being programs and partnerships with leading diabetes organizations.

My Cycles and I’m Expecting, MedHelp’s ovulation and pregnancy apps, signify StayWell’s initial entry into the women’s health category as part of a broader company strategy. With these technologies, StayWell will empower, support and improve the health of the…

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