Health app developer Cardiogram today announced that it has partnered with
"Aside from you and your loved ones, nobody wants you to be healthier than your health or life insurer. At Amica Life, we are excited about pioneering new digital methods to engage people and meet their needs," said
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In order to explain insurance to a new, digital-native audience, Cardiogram, Amica Life and
"We think wearables can fundamentally transform the way insurance is distributed and underwritten," said
The new offer for accidental death insurance is available to Cardiogram app users on both iPhone and Android devices in selected states, and is compatible with multiple wearables, including Apple Watch (Series 0, Series 1, Series 2, Series 3); Google's WearOS platform (including Huawei Watch, LG Watch Sport, LG Watch Urbane, Moto 360, New Balance RunIQ, Polar M600, Misfit Vapor, and Mobvoi Ticwatch S&E); and Garmin Forerunner, Fenix, and Vivoactive series.
Cardiogram transforms ordinary consumer wearables with heart rate sensors--like Apple Watch, Garmin, or WearOS--into a personal healthcare companion. In a sequence of clinical studies with more than 14,000 participants, Cardiogram has validated accuracy of an artificial intelligence-based algorithm, DeepHeart, to accurately detect multiple major health conditions, including hypertension, sleep apnea, diabetes, and atrial fibrillation (https://cardiogr.am/research). Cardiogram was launched in 2016 by ex-Google tech leads
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