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ForaHealthyMe Inc. Among Four Canadian Personal Health Record Systems Recognized as IDC Innovators

On January 22, 2018, International Data Corporation (IDC) Canada released an IDC Innovators report recognizing four Canadian personal health record startups with revenue under C$100 million.

ForaHealthyMe Inc., along with three other health companies, were named.

IDC selects vendors as IDC Innovators if they offer an innovative new technology, a ground-breaking approach to an existing issue, and/or an interesting new business model in a specific market. "It is no longer a question of if patients wanted or needed access to their personal health records. Attention has turned to how patients would use this information and who they would share it with. " says Mark Schrutt, Strategic Advisor, Public Sector & Innovation Research at IDC Canada. Strategic Advisor, Public Sector & Innovation Research at IDC Canada. The new report, IDC Innovators: Canadian Personal Health Record Startups, 2018 document examines solution providers with revenue of less than $100 million with a product, service, or business model with a specific use case.

About IDC Innovators
IDC Innovators reports present a set of vendors - under $100M in revenue at time of selection - chosen by an IDC analyst within a specific market that offer an innovative new technology, a groundbreaking approach to an existing issue, and/or an interesting new business model. It is not an exhaustive evaluation of all companies in a segment or a comparative ranking of the companies. Vendors in the process of being acquired by a larger company may be included in the report provided the acquisition is not finalized at the time of publication of the report.

Vendors funded by venture capital firms may also be included in the report even if the venture capital firm has a financial stake in the vendor's company. IDC INNOVATOR and IDC INNOVATORS are trademarks of International Data Group, Inc. For more information about IDC Innovators research, please contact Karen Moser at kmoser@idc.com.

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