Oskari Eskola nominated to Managing Director of BeeHealthy
Mr. Oskari Eskola has been nominated Managing Director of the Mehiläinen wholly owned subsidiary BeeHealthy starting 1.1.2023. BeeHealthy develops and provides a digital patient engagement SaaS platform to healthcare providers and payors internationally.
Published | 19.12.2022
BeeHealthy wins the 2022 Impact of the Year Award – A digital leap with SuomiSote for future wellbeing services counties
BeeHealthy has won the Impact of the Year 2022 Award in the Society category with the SuomiSote remote service platform and for its digitally-enabled care model for the long-term sick. The Impact of the Year Awards* aim to highlight issues, actions, innovations and successes that promote the effectiveness of social welfare and health care in Finland. The winners were honoured...
Published | 05.12.2022
Mehiläinen is launching a range of healthcare service packages with a monthly fee – the focus is on the advanced digital services that have shaped the industry
Mehiläinen will launch healthcare service packages with a monthly fee during the remainder of the year. The packages include digital physician and nurse services and they are designed specifically for light entrepreneurs, families with children, students and pensioners. Over the past couple of years, the significant transition to digital healthcare services has continued, while there is also a strong need...
Published | 05.12.2022
Evidence from telehealth: Bridging the care continuum and generating new business
Digital healthcare tools hold the potential to change the way we promote health, treatment, and recovery. Healthcare has traditionally been organised by the terms of the providers, leaving patients with the burden of navigating through a complex network of services. This not only causes frustration but can at worst lead to unnecessary delays and adverse health outcomes. Meanwhile we are...
Published | 30.11.2022
Terveyspalveluiden digiloikka – 5 syytä hankkia digitaalinen SuomiSote-alustaratkaisu
Kotimaisen BeeHealthyn SuomiSote-alustaratkaisu siirtää suomalaisen sosiaali- ja terveydenhuollon uuteen aikaan helpommin, nopeammin ja edullisemmin. Hoitohenkilökunta ja asiakkaat ovat ottaneet uudistuksen vastaan innostuneesti. Hyvän erottaa heti. Hyvinvointialueilla on iso vastuu sosiaali- ja terveydenhuollon järjestämisestä. Myös tavoitteet ovat kovat: palveluiden saatavuutta täytyy parantaa kustannusten pysyessä kurissa. Tämän onnistuminen nykyisillä toimintatavoilla on vaikeaa. Tarvitaan uudet tavat toimia.
Published | 08.11.2022
Successful start of new digital health services in Hollola, Asikkala and Padasjoki
Päijät-Sote Digital Clinic was introduced to the municipal residents of Hollola, Asikkala and Padasjoki at the end of December 2021. The action has a successful start. Päijät-Sote’s digital services have brought smoothness to the health services of the residents of Hollola, Asikkala and Padasjoki since the beginning of the year. At Digital Clinic, treatment has been achieved quickly: on average,...
Published | 01.11.2022
BeeHealthy’s corporate culture and values supporting the well-being of employees and the work environment
Just as bumblebees look for certain flowers and the environment where they have the best opportunities to live and grow, BeeHealthy team members had looked for the best possible work environment and culture before joining BeeHealthy.
Published | 29.09.2022
Kannattaisiko hyvinvointialueen ostaa vai rakentaa itse digiratkaisut alueelleen?
Suomen hyvinvointialueiden viralliseen aloitukseen on neljä kuukautta aikaa ja eri puolella Suomea sosiaali- ja terveydenhuollon uudistuksen valmistelu on kovassa vauhdissa. Tämä on hyvä, sillä haasteita riittää. Julkisuudessa on puhuttu paljon muun muassa henkilöstön riittävyydestä ja henkilöstömitoituksesta, lainsäädännön asettamista muista uusista vaatimuksista, kuten hoitotakuusta ja rahoituksesta sekä palveluiden priorisoinnista, kuten viime viikolla apulaisprofessori Paulus Torkin johdolla tehdyssä laajassa selvityksessä julkaistiin.
Published | 05.09.2022
Leading primary healthcare provider Arts en Zorg and its initiative Gezond.nl and BeeHealthy, have announced a digital collaboration in the Netherlands
Arts en Zorg has a proven track record in providing innovative health services and is the forerunner in their field. The company is the largest primary healthcare provider of the Netherlands and serves more than 300.000 patients. Target is to create value together by building a hybrid healthcare system that is sustainable, endures and improves accessibility to quality healthcare. Both...
Published | 13.06.2022
Mehiläinen’s Digital Clinic’s academic article published in a scientific journal – conveying empathy in a chat environment
In 2018–2019, Mehiläinen participated in the Quantifying Human Experience for Increased Intelligence Within Work Teams and in the Customer Interface (HUMEX) project coordinated by the University of Helsinki, which aimed to produce new information about the mechanisms of high-quality digital interaction. In the subproject carried out at Mehiläinen, the conveyance of empathy between the physician and the patient in the...
Published | 03.06.2022
BeeHealthy’s Anni Iso-Mustajärvi participates in the World Economic Forum in Davos
Anni Iso-Mustajärvi, Director of BeeHealthy’s SaaS business, and seven other Finnish changemakers under the age of 35 is participating in the World Economic Forum’s event in Davos together with the Finnish Flow delegation. “It’s wonderful that decision-makers from all over the world come together to consider how humanity can continue to move forward together in a sustainable way. At the...
Published | 25.05.2022
The new digital service helps diabetics to maintain a healthy lifestyle – Mehiläinen strives to take a leap in the effectiveness of treatment, and the results are promising
A significant proportion of Finns suffer from chronic diseases. There are up to 400,000 people suffering from type 2 diabetes alone, and it is estimated that about 10–15% of the public healthcare budget is spent on the treatment of diabetes. Many chronic diseases can be influenced by lifestyle changes, but support for the changes is poorly available: less than half...
Published | 10.05.2022
Mehiläinen expands in Germany – acquires MVZ Westpfalz Group
The MVZ Westpfalz Group is a leading provider of conservative and surgical treatments in the Region of Kaiserslautern / Landstuhl, focusing on specialties of ENT, orthopaedics, visceral surgery and radiology. The MVZ Westpfalz Group holds the following legal entities: MVZ Westpfalz GmbH, Radiologie Westpfalz GmbH, MVZ International Rehab Westpfalz GmbH and the Mediceum Klinik Landstuhl GmbH.
Published | 13.04.2022
Patient waiting times dropped from 10+ days to near zero after digital service implementation in Harjun Terveys
Harjun Terveys managed to reduce patient waiting times and provide same day access to primary health care by increasing doctor efficiency with the help of the BeeHealthy platform. Harjun Terveys, a Joint Venture Company established by Mehiläinen and the Päijät Häme region in Finland, took the BeeHealthy platform in use at the beginning of 2021. After the deployment of the...
Published | 16.02.2022
Mehiläinen’s new quality survey: 76% of the respondents cope better with their illness after seeing a physician
Published | 24.01.2022
Mehiläinen’s modeling data shows: cancers likely undiagnosed, increased mental health-related need for treatment
Mehiläinen closely monitors the development of the total number of diagnoses made in connection with doctor’s appointments. The comparison of the diagnoses made between March 2020 and November 2021 with an alternative scenario model* based on previous years shows that the COVID-19 pandemic seems to have caused an uneven care backlog across different disease groups.
Published | 10.01.2022
Mediclinic International announces digital collaboration with BeeHealthy to support delivery of its outstanding patient experience
Mediclinic International, the diversified international private healthcare services group, and BeeHealthy, a subsidiary of the Finnish-based international private healthcare provider Mehiläinen, have announced a group-wide digital collaboration.
Published | 08.12.2021
Immediate access and convenience – patients love Digital Clinic over traditional visits
Comparing Digital Clinic and face-to-face appointments from patient’s perspective In Finland, the traditional and most preferred model to seek help for illnesses and other health issues is to have a face-to-face appointment with a medical doctor at a health clinic. Therefore, patients do not easily or self-evidently think that digital chat-based appointments are a suitable solution for them. Willingness to use digital chat-based appointments is higher in...
Published | 27.10.2021
A medical clinic chain in Italy to use Mehiläinen Digital Clinic
Press Release 27 April, 2020 Italian medical clinic service provider Centro Medico Santagostino will start using the Mehiläinen Digital Clinic online application. The online application to be used by Centro Medico Santagostino includes the Digital Clinic functionalities, symptoms survey and a separate coronavirus channel to be set up separately for Italy.
Published | 27.04.2020
Mehiläinen begins to grow internationally – a leading private hospital chain in Greece starts using Digital Clinic
Hellenic Healthcare Group, a private hospital and medical service provider in Greece, has bought a licence for the Digital Clinic platform, developed by Mehiläinen, which also includes online appointment booking. Mehiläinen develops and exports Finnish digital health expertise at the forefront of the industry.
Published | 29.10.2019
BeeHealthy in the press
Khaleej Times: Finally, a healthcare platform that both doctors and patients love
Published | 12.03.2020
Healthcare Business International: Mediclinic International has entered into a group-wide digital collaboration with BeeHealthy, a subsidiary of a Finnish-based international private healthcare provider Mehiläinen.
Published | 12.03.2020
Yle: Finnish health care firm Mehiläinen enters German market with acquisition
Published | 12.03.2020