Tech Doctor Co., Ltd.
Tech Doctor, aiming to use data in medical care, starts demonstration experiment using wearable devices with Sompo Japan
Toyota also cooperated in the experiment
Tech Doctor Co., Ltd. (Representative Director: Kazunobu Minato, Headquarters: Minato-ku, Tokyo, hereinafter: Tech Sompo Japan Insurance Co., Ltd. (President: Giichi Shirakawa, hereinafter referred to as Sompo Japan) and Toyota Motor Corporation have started a demonstration experiment aimed at preventing driver accidents. By visualizing daily health conditions using the “SelfDoc.” provided by Tech Doctor, we will verify the impact on drivers’ health awareness and accident risk.
Tech Doctor and Sompo Japan will start demonstration experiments using wearable devices from June 2022
Utilize SelfDoc., an analysis solution for wearable data, etc. provided by Tech Doctor
Toyota Motor Corporation cooperates in the experiment
2. What is “SelfDoc.”
“SelfDoc.” is a healthcare solution that utilizes wearable data provided by Tech Doctor. Based on the data obtained from wearable devices, it visualizes the condition of the body and mind, supporting “health care while working”.
In this initiative, “Fitbit Inspire2” and “Fitbit Charge5” provided by Fitbit and API are used to acquire data such as heart rate, sleep, and activity measured by the device. “SelfDoc.” calculates metrics related to exercise and sleep from these data and provides them as reports. [Image 1
3. Overview of Initiatives
The number of traffic accidents caused by drivers’ health is increasing year by year.
If we can grasp the state of sleep and stress in daily life, including when not driving, and the drivers themselves can pay attention and provide advice for improvement objectively, it may be possible to reduce health-related accidents even a little. am thinking.
In this initiative, we will analyze the data that can be acquired by wearable devices using a unique algorithm and provide an
easy-to-understand report on the health status of the driver. Through these, we will verify the effects on drivers’ health awareness, behavioral changes, and actual accident risk.
From June 2022
5. Inquiries regarding this initiative
Inquiries are accepted from the following.
6. About Tech Doctor
Tech Doctor Co., Ltd., with the mission of “Towards an era of better health with data”, is a data solution for companies and medical institutions that can be acquired by wearable devices, etc. “SelfDoc.” We are developing the digital biomarker development platform “SelfBase” for institutions. We would like to contribute to improving the health and well-being of all people by combining the medical perspective backed by research activities at the medical school and the technical capabilities of data analysis cultivated as an API development partner for various wearable devices. We are here. 【Company Profile】
Company name: Tech Doctor Co., Ltd.
Date of establishment: June 21, 2019
Location: Meguro Center Building, 3-2-1 Kamiosaki, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo Representative: Kazunobu Minato
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