Derek Lin | CEO | ForaCare

Derek Lin | CEO
ForaCare

"What makes the company unique to the industry is the ability to build long-lasting relationships with the distributors and health plans."

Top 10 Healthcare Solution Providers Of 2020

Offers a Complete Chronic Disease Management Solution

ForaCare is a healthcare technology company dedicated to the design and development of medical devices and telehealth software as a means to provide a complete chronic disease management solution. The company specializes in diabetes, hypertension, COPD, and chronic heart failure.

Dr Sophia Wu established ForaCare in 2007 with the primary function of marketing and sales of high-quality medical devices. The company’s mission is to complete the cycle of chronic disease management by combining innovative technologies with accurate medical devices. As the new leader in medical device technology, the company specializes in diabetes and hypertension. The company offers a best-in-class, worldwide medical device quality management system that enables the company to meet stringent quality and process controls. The company has numerous certificates including ISO 9001:2008, ISO 13485:2003, GMP and CE. Additionally, the company’s server, which hosts the advanced TeleHealth System is HIPAA compliant.

“What makes the company unique to the industry is the ability to build long-lasting relationships with the distributors and health plans.” says Dr Sophia Wu, Founder, Fora. The company’s team of knowledgeable business development associates seek out new clientele and work closely to satisfy their client’s needs. Together with ForaCare, the company’s goal is to create strategic partnerships with the clients, by bringing them accurate and precise products with cutting edge technologies to increase profitability.

FORA’s TeleHealth Software is a complete and remote monitoring healthcare connection between patients and their health care team via an internet-based data management system. The company software accurately collects data in digital format and incorporates that data into an electronic record that can be securely transmitted. Patients, family, primary healthcare managers and consultants can quickly analyze the data from any location and efficiently respond to the patient’s data trend.

With the uploaded test results, TeleHealth Software generates a Daily Run Chart that reveals an overall review of daily tests, as well as daily average over different periods, which facilitate caregivers to analyze data trends and provide feedback for the patients.

Compliance with prescribed testing frequency is crucial to diabetes management. The company TeleHealth Software offers a review of the number of daily measurements and frequency analysis. Caregivers can evaluate compliance and advise patients to achieve better health management and outcome.

FORA’s HIPAA-compliant 24/7 HealthView System provides tools that empower healthcare professionals and caregivers to monitor their patients’ health conditions remotely. The system supports various measurement data uploads which include blood glucose, blood pressure, temperature, blood oxygen, and weight control. Patients’ test results are sent through cellular connection via Gateway or mobile app to the 24/7 HealthView cloud.

The FORA 24/7 HealthViewTelehealth System is a HIPAA-compliant cloud-based system that features real- time data accessibility from any web-enabled device,multiple parameter data access, flexible reporting that can be easily shared with colleagues or patients, auto-generated alerts, multi-level access, and much more.

Within the FORA 24/7 HealthView System, the users can set up various levels of access. The company standard hierarchy is group manager, caregiver (clinician), and patient. Users also have the flexibility to set individual target ranges for each patient or by the group. With the auto-generated alert feature, users are notified when one of the user’s patients has tested out of range. Engage patients through a phone call or set up an appointment, if necessary.

With built-in charts and reports, FORA 24/7 HealthView allows the users to monitor the patients’ health conditions easily remotely. With a better understanding of the users’ patients’ conditions, users will be able to provide informative advice on diet, exercise, and medication to the patients.