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August 10, 2018

Buoy Health Partners With Boston Children’s Hospital To Improve The Way Parents Currently Assess Their Children’s Symptoms Online

BOSTON — Buoy Health (www.buoyhealth.com), a health technology company that develops digital tools to help people from the moment they get sick start their care on the right foot, today announced that it has named Boston Children’s Hospital, the leading children’s hospital in the United States, its first innovation partner. As part of the multi-pronged strategic partnership, Boston Children’s hospital will integrate Buoy’s advanced AI into its website and will work side-by-side with the health-tech startup to provide input on the product’s future enhancements and developments.

“Every day, we see thousands of parents come to Buoy who are unsure of where to go or what to do next when their kids are sick,” said Dr. Andrew Le, CEO of Buoy Health. “By combining our AI technology with the cutting edge pediatric knowledge of Boston Children’s hospital, we will improve our ability to deliver the best possible healthcare advice to parents and get their kids to the right care at the right time. We are proud to be working with this world-class institution to further our mission of building technology with heart for the health of every person.”

As Buoy’s first innovation partner, Boston Children’s hospital will aid Buoy in improving its pediatric capabilities. Currently, parents concerned about their children’s symptoms gain advice from Buoy by visiting its home page, www.buoyhealth.com. Yet, now, by being placed on the Boston Children hospital’s website, Buoy will now be able to naturally train its advanced machine learning on a more diverse set of parents.

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