Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) December 20, 2013
SoloHealth®, a consumer-driven healthcare technology company, announced today that its SoloHealth Station® consumer health and wellness kiosk has surpassed the 40-million mark for user engagements, averaging almost 130,000 users per day. The company says it’s pacing 10 million users per quarter and projecting 40M annually. Texas, Florida, California, Georgia and North Carolina are leading all states in consumer engagement and usage rates.
SoloHealth Stations are currently located in more than 3,500 retail locations across the nation with users spending approximately 4.5 minutes per session. The SoloHealth Station’s nationwide network provides consumers with free interactive health tools and services to better manage their health and wellness for better healthcare outcomes. SoloHealth also delivers advertisers, health plan providers and employers an engaging platform to reach, connect and interact with users when health care is top-of-mind.
“We are thrilled to offer millions of Americans a healthcare access platform that delivers free health and wellness services, tools and information in convenient retail locations nationwide,” said Bart Foster, CEO & Founder of SoloHealth. “We are now within driving distance of 79% of the U.S. population, which shows the scale and reach of the Station across the nation. As we grow, we are exploring new ways our versatile platform can help connect users to the data, services and information vital to impact their health and produce better healthcare outcomes.”
SoloHealth Data & Consumer Engagement Stats:
40MM+ – Consumer interactions have surpassed 40 million; continues to grow.
130,000 – Approximate number of users per day nationwide.
4.5 mins. – Average number of minutes each consumer spends per session with the kiosk.
3,500+ – Current number of SoloHealth Stations in market.
69% - Almost 70% of users at medium to high risk for blood pressure.
51% - Percentage of users that are overweight to obese.
51% - Percentage of users that are medium to high risk for vision (30% high risk)
6.3M – Projected yearly consumer engagements for Texas
4.2M – Projected yearly consumer engagements for Florida
4.1M – Projected yearly consumer engagements for California
2.4M – Projected yearly consumer engagements for Georgia
2.1M – Projected yearly consumer engagements for North Carolina
*Consumer “engagements” constitutes a consumer taking at least one test per session.
The SoloHealth Station, an FDA-cleared, HIPAA-compliant and patented technology, provides consumers with a digital, self-service healthcare platform that includes free health and wellness services, biometric screenings, health risk assessments and information. The Station also connects consumers to local professionals through their databases, helping people enter the most appropriate and accurate point in the healthcare system. The Station serves as a valuable resource to provide health and wellness information and services, offering a convenient, user-friendly platform to make health information and data easy to access, inform, store and share.
The Station offers highly personalized, targeted and interactive opportunities for consumers, advertisers and retailers by placing kiosks in high-traffic retail locations and offering integration across a multi-platform ecosystem complete with digital signage, Internet and mobile. The SoloHealth Station is backed by technology that allows for flexibility to make changes remotely and quickly so the company can continue to expand the services offered to consumers and partners.
ABOUT SOLOHEALTH: Based in Atlanta, Ga., SoloHealth® is a leader in self-service consumer healthcare, utilizing patented technology to deploy interactive health screening kiosks to empower consumers about their health through awareness, education and convenience. In summer 2010, the company received a $1.2M grant from the National Institute of Health (NIH), a division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, to help enable innovation for self-service healthcare and prevention. In 2011, SoloHealth announced its next-generation kiosk, the SoloHealth Station, offering vision, blood pressure, weight, symptoms checking, body mass index, overall health assessment; and access to a database of local doctors. The company’s bilingual kiosks provide free health screenings and recommendations for follow-up care, which leads to prevention and lower health care costs. Strategic investors and partners include Outerwall Inc., Walter Huff (founder of HBOC), WellPoint and Dell. For more information, visit http://www.solohealth.com or @SoloHealth.